FTA’s Family Travel Spotlight
Monday, November 30, 2020
Showcasing the people, places and events shaping Family Travel for 2021
Open to everyone who believes in FTA’s mission – To inspire and empower families to travel and help them discover what’s possible”. All are welcome at no charge. Just register to reserve your space
About the Spotlight
In the spirit of its wildly popular annual Summit, the FTA is bringing together the industry’s leading authorities on family travel and shining a spotlight on the people, places and events shaping Family Travel for 2021.
“According to recent surveys, family travel is going to be an important market as the travel industry recovers from the pandemic,” said Kenneth Shapiro, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of TravelAge West.
So block out Monday, November 30, 2020 from 10:30am to 1:30pm EST and take advantage of this golden opportunity to stay informed and stay connected. Just visit www.familytravel.org/FTASpotlight to reserve your spot.
What to expect..
10:15am-10:30am- Spotlight Waiting Room Opens
10:30am – Opening Remarks, Aaron Schlein, Spotlight & FTR Producer
10:35am – Welcome Message from FTA’s Founder, Rainer Jenss
10:40am – FTA President’s Welcome and Remarks, Kenneth Shapiro
10:45am – Family Travel Trends and Research, Presented by Marriott Bonvoy Bold
11:00am – Keynote Speaker: “Peter Greenberg, Travel Editor, CBS News”
11:30am – Presentation: Creating unique Family Experiences in a Safe Environment by Club Med
11:45am -“The Future Is Family” Insights from Family Travel Advocate, Heather Greenwood Davis
12:00pm – Panel Discussion: Road to Recovery – With Debbie-Ann White,Beaches Resorts; Ben Perlo, GM, G Adventures; Dan Austin, Founder, Austin Adventures; Wanda Goodman, Deputy Director, South Dakota Dept. of Tourism; Ron Gulaskey, AVP, National Account Sales, Celebrity Cruises; and moderated by Laura Davidson, President, LDPR
12:30pm – Keynote: Dr. Jen Hartstein “The Psychology of Planning Family travel “Presented by Marriott Bonvoy Bold
12:45pm – FTA Honors & The 2020 FTA Person-of-the-Year: Presented by Beaches Resorts
1:30pm event ends
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