Programme at a Glance

Daily Programme

  • 16 September 2018
  • 17 September 2018
  • 18 September 2018
  • 19 September 2018
Time Programme Location
14:00 – 17:00 Tour Programme (Overseas participants only)  
19:00 – 20:30 Welcome Reception (Invited only)  

* Please note that the programme is subject to change.

Time Programme Location
08:00 – 11:00 Registration Lobby(1F)
09:30 – 10:00 Opening Ceremony Dynasty Hall(2F)
10:00 – 10:30 Keynote Address
B. JOSEPH PINE II │ Co-founder of the Strategic Horizons LLP, Economist
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:30 High Level Panel Dynasty Hall(2F)
12:30 – 14:00 Luncheon (Pre-Registered Only)  
14:00 – 15:30 Session 1 Dynasty Hall(2F)
- Looking Towards 2030: An Innovative Approach to Competitiveness in Urban Destinations
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break  
16:00 – 17:30 Session 2 Dynasty Hall(2F)
- The 4th Industrial Revolution Shaping the Future of Urban Tourism
18:00 – 20:00 Welcome Dinner (Invited only)  

* Please note that the programme is subject to change.

Time Programme Location
08:00 – 11:00 Registration Lobby(1F)
09:30 - 10:00 Presentation of UNWTO Report Dynasty Hall(2F)
10:00 – 11:00 Session 3
- Urban Tourism and the Rejuvenation of Cities
11:00 – 11:30 Coffee Break  
11:530 – 13:00 Session 4 Dynasty Hall(2F)
- Fair and Inclusive Tourism: Building cities for all
13:00 – 13:20 Closing Session Dynasty Hall(2F)
15:00 – 19:00 Tour Programme  
14:50 - 18:00 UNWTO Global Youth Summit on Tourism Dynasty Hall (2F)
15:00 - 16:30 Special Session on Fair & Sustainable Tourism Dynasty Hall 1+2(2F)
19:00 – 21:00 Night Tour Programme (Overseas participants only)  

*Please note that the programme is subject to change.

Time Programme Location
08:00 - 17:00 Tour Programme (Overseas participants only)  

*Please note that the programme is subject to change.

Speakers

Special Programme

UNWTO Global Youth Summit on Urban Tourism
The opportunity for the youth to gain a global perspective regarding a tourism, engage and contribute to a future vision of urban tourism

Date
18 September 2018, 14:50~18:00
Venue
The Shilla Seoul, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Organized by
Supported by
Participants
Global youth(College student) who has interest in tourism industry
- Up to 1 international youth per 1 team
- Each team should consist of less than 3 individuals.
Discussion Theme
* Select one topic
  • Session 1. Competitiveness in urban tourism
  • [ Suggest tourism competitiveness and development Strategies of Seoul. ]
  • Session 2. Urban tourism and sustainable development
  • [ Suggest the urban tourism strategies for sustainable development. ]
Awards
* Title for Awards is subject to change.
Award by Mayor of Seoul and Secretary-General of UNWTO
Method of Progress
- Official Language : English (Simultaneous translation in Korean will be provided)
- Each team should consist of less than 3 individuals
* Up to 1 international youth per 1 team
- 4 teams per a session will be selected for the finals. (total 8 teams)
- In finals, each participating team will present their opinions before discussion.

Special Session on Fair & Sustainable Tourism

Date
18 September 2018, 15:00 – 16:30
Venue
Dynasty Hall, The Shilla Seoul
Hosted, Organized, Supported by
Participants
99 Participants
* Invited Speakers, Regional Tourism Officials, Village Tour Organizations and tourism Experts, etc.
Language
Korean (Simultaneous translation into English will be provided)
Theme
Over tourism to Fair tourism : Tourism for Life, Sustainable City
Programme
Time Programme  
15:00 - 15:05 Opening  
15:05 - 15:20 Agenda Presentation  
15:20 - 16:10 Group Discussion Group1. Transforming tourism : Overtourism to Fair tourism 
Group2. Transforming tourism : Sustainable tourism to Sustainable life
Group3. Transforming tourism : Promotion to Management
16:10 - 16:30 Wrap-up  
* The programme is subject to change.
* Each participant should select one discussion group on the pre-registration system.
Special Session Registration

Tour Programme

Tour programmes for the participants will be organized by Seoul Metropolitan Government on 16-19 September 2018. Participants who wish to join the tour must make online reservation,

※ Participants who wish to join the tour must make online reservation via official website.
* Registration for tour programmes is a first-come, first-served basis and there can be closed early.
※ If you want to check or change your reservation, please visit the ‘My Page’.
※ Transportation, entrance and lunch are free of charge for international participants.
※ A minimum number of participants is 7 people and it is required to run the tour programmes. If the minimum number is not reached,
    the tour programmes may be cancelled.
* Please note that the tour programme is subject to change.
* Applying for Tour Porgramme is closed.
  • PreTour Programme
  • Session-related Tour Programme
  • Special Tour Programme

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