Educational Conference

Sydney, 9 May 2018

WYSE Exchange Australia Youth Tourism Conference Programme

Wednesday, 9 May 2018

Conference Venue: Ovolo Wolloomooloo, 6 Cowper Wharf Roadway, Woolloomooloo NSW 2011
08:00 – 08:30 Registration
08:30 – 09:00
Welcome and opening
Aunty Margret Campbell, Chairperson, NSW Aboriginal Tourism Operators Council
09:00 – 10:00 Millennials, technology and the future of travel: Aligning values and behaviours for social impact
10:00 – 10:30 Tourism Australia update
10:30 – 10:50 Break
10:50 – 11:30 New Horizons Down Under: A look at Australia’s international youth visitor
11:30 – 12:30 Travel tech trends for the youth market
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Risk vs reality: Australia’s visitor safety reputation and the media
15:00 – 15:15

Break

15:15 – 16:00 A community-first approach to tourism
16:00 – 16:50 Aussie News Today, WYSE Exchange Australia edition
16:50 – 17:00 Closing remarks
17:30 – 18:30 Networking drinks

Please note: the programme is subject to change.

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This full-day, national educational conference will showcase a range of speakers and panellists who will come together and share insights, best practices and identify opportunities to grow Australia’s inbound youth travel industry. The conference is open to WYSE Exchange Australia trading delegates and the wider Australian youth travel industry. 

Please note: the conference is automatically included in the WYSE Exchange Australia Full Package for Sellers and can not be opted out.