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BACKPACKER & ADVENTURE TOURISM INDUSTRY FORUM HOSTED BY YHA

W E D N E S D AY 2 M AY 2 0 1 8 PROGRAMME 8.15am Registration 8.45am OPENING & OVERVIEW Robert Henke Operations Manager, YHA Australia 9.00am WELCOME TO BYRON BAY Paul Spooner & THE COMMUNITY CENTRE General Manager, Byron Community Centre 9.10am INDUSTRY UPDATE Julian Ledger CEO, YHA Australia 9.30am VIDEO MESSAGE The Hon Steven Ciobo MP Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment 9.40am UPDATE FROM TOURISM AUSTRALIA Kristy Carstairs Industry Relations Manager, Tourism Australia 10.10am GREYHOUND AUSTRALIA - ROLLING ONTO NEW PASS-TURES

10.40am

Alex de Waal CEO, Greyhound Australia

Morning tea Sponsored by Website Travel

11.10am GROWING REGIONAL TOURISM David Cox Youth Specialist, Destination Gold Coast 11.30am PANEL DISCUSSION: Julian Ledger, David Cox, Alex de Waal, CURRENT ISSUES IN YOUTH TOURISM Kristy Carstairs, Alice Livingston Owner/ Director Cape Byron Kayaks 12.00pm MARKETING CHANGES, Sean Cummins BRANDS ENDURE Global CEO, cummins&partners

12.30pm

Lunch

Sponsored by Assa Abloy

Programme subject to variation

B Y R O N C O M M U N I T Y C E N T R E , 6 9 J O N S O N S T B Y R O N B AY

Byron Bay Backpacker and Adventure Tourism Industry Forum Agenda  
Byron Bay Backpacker and Adventure Tourism Industry Forum Agenda