Caribbean Celebration of World Tourism Day: The Future of Caribbean Tourism - Redefining the three S's
This virtual one-day conference will commemorate World Tourism Day 2021 through an unprecedented collaborative approach among agencies that play a role in contributing to the social and economic development of the region. This event is a powerful demonstration from these agencies of their commitment to the sustainability and inclusive growth of the Caribbean tourism sector.
The objective is to provide an opportunity for meaningful discussions among Public and Private Sector Caribbean Tourism Industry Stakeholders including tourism businesses, policymakers, destinations planners and marketers, regional and international development partners, media, academia and civil society on the rebuilding and futuristic outlook for Caribbean tourism.
Event Theme: The Future of Caribbean Tourism – Redefining the 3 S’s
The virtual conference will feature a keynote speaker and panel discussions on the following topics:
Sustainability: The Future Colour of Money
Smart Destinations and Businesses
Organizers of the event include the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO); The University of the West Indies (The UWI); Association of Caribbean States (ACS); Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA); Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA); Compete Caribbean Partnership Facility (CCPF); Global Tourism Resilience & Crisis Management Centre (GTRCMC); Inter-American Development Bank (IDB); Organisation of American States (OAS); Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS); and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean.