GREEN TOURISM SUMMIT 2018

19th-21st June 2018

Nyeri, Kenya

SPEAKER SUMMIT PRESENTATION TOPICS

Every year in the month of June Sustainable Travel and Tourism Agenda and other partners host the Green Tourism Summit Africa.
The Green Tourism Africa is multi stakeholder event that seeks to build a common understanding of green tourism development in Africa. The purpose is for supporting the aligning tourism and conservation in the continent with sustainable development. The summit achieves its purpose by providing a platform for all tourism and conservation stakeholders to participate in a situational analysis and provide practical solutions to the factors that are preventing tourism and conservation in Africa from achieving sustainable growth.

Theme 1: Luxury and sustainability in the hospitality Sector

Summit Topics:

  1. Practices of award winning sustainable hotels

  2. Impacts of regulations on quality of service in the hospitality sector

  3. Impacts of eco-certification in the hospitality sector

  4. Women empowerment in the hospitality sector

  5. Innovation in the hospitality sector

Theme 2: Ethical issues and sustainability in the tourism sector

Summit Topics:

  1. Practices of award winning sustainable tour operators/agents

  2. Role of state agents in tourism product development

  3. Impact of eco-certification in travel and tourism sector

  4. Youth Empowerment in travel and tourism

  5. Innovation in travel and tourism

Theme 3: Sustainability and Destination competitiveness

Summit Topics:

  1. Practices of award winning sustainable destination models

  2. Promotion of sustainable destinations

  3. Impact of destination eco-certification schemes

  4. Children rights in tourism and hospitality

Speaker Registration procedure

  1. Submit 500 word abstract of your selected topic of presentation to info@sttakenya.org/research@sttakenya.org by 16th March 2018

  2. Pay Registration Fee of KES. 15,000/USD 150* if topic is accepted

  3. Present your sustainability story/ a sustainability and inspire change

*Does not include accommodation/transport costs. Speakers to make meet their own costs

For more information;Email info@sttakenya.org/research@sttakenya.org

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