Mai House Saigon Hotel
Mai House Saigon Hotel, 1 Ngô Thời Nhiệm, Phường 6, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh 820000, Vietnam

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Event Date Mon Sep 23 +07 - Tue Sep 24 +07 (about 2 years ago)
In your timezone (EDT): Sun Sep 22 9:00pm - Mon Sep 23 9:00pm
Location Mai House Saigon Hotel
1 Ngô Thời Nhiệm, Phường 6, Quận 3, Hồ Chí Minh 820000, Vietnam
Region APAC

Tourism in Viet Nam is a jewel in Vietnamese development. 2017 was the year of Sustainable Tourism declared by UNWTO. It promoted Tourism not just in Southeast Asia but also around the world. Tourism generates almost 10 % of global GDP and contributes a very large percentage to the total employment.
The General Statistics Office reported that Vietnam received a record high of 12.9 million foreign visitors in 2017, a year-on-year increase of 29.1 per cent. Of the total, 10.9 million tourists arrived by plane while 1.8 million people came to Vietnam through land transportation. About 258,800 visitors came to the nation by seaway.


2019 Speakers

Ms. Vanya Trần
General Director, Vietnam Hotel and Resort Pro (VHRPRO), Vietnam

Mr. Tran Phu Cuong
Director General – International Cooperation Department, Vietnam Administration of Tourism

Ms. Phan Ngoc Mai Phuong
Vice President – Vietnam Institute for Development Strategies, Ministry of Planning and Investment

H.E. Try Chhiv
Director, National Committee for Tourism Professionals Secretariat

Mr. Kai Marcus Schröter
CEO and Founder, Hospitality Tourism Management,

Dr. Frans Teguh, MA
Director of Strategic Management, Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia

Ms. Nguyen Thi Anh Hoa
Deputy Director, Ho Chi Minh City Department of Tourism, Vietnam

Mr. Nguyen Xuan Binh
Deputy Director – Danang Department of Tourism, Danang People’s Committee, Vietnam

Mr. Siddharth Goenka
Managing Director, Aiosell Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

Mr. Saikrishnan Ranganathan
CEO, SensorFlow

Mr. Sérgio Pereira da Silva
Chairman, Chamber of Commerce and Industry Portugal

Mr. Nguyễn Lê Tuấn Anh
Business Development Manager, Bosch Vietnam Co. Ltd.

Mr. Michele D’Ercole
Chairman, Italian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam

Mr. Bernard Kee
Regional Manager, STR – Southeast Asia

Mr. Miquel Angel Perez Martorell
General Manager, Oakwood Worldwide

Mr. Rajan Khurana
General Manager – Hotel Operations and E-commerce, Lebua Hotels and Resorts Co. Ltd

Mr. Trân Dinh Long
Head Representative, Association of Vietnam – ASEAN Economic Cooperation

Mr. Martin Klaasen
Founder and Director, Klaasen Lighting Design

Mr. Paul D. Volodarsky
Senior Associate, DFDL

Mr. Alex Peaker
Senior Design Director, Architecture, Atkins,

Mr. David Hashim
Founder, Group President and Director, VERITAS Design Group

Mr. Tuan Nguyen
Director of development Vietnam, AccorHotels

Dr. Long Pham Hong
Dean, Lecturer Faculty of Tourism Studies, University of Social Sciences and Humanities

Mr. Kevin Wallace
CEO, Lonoma Limited

Sponsors & Partners

2019 Partners

• Sensor Flow

• Vietnam Timeless Charm

• Minh Giao
• Bosch

• Aero

• Malaysia
• Portugal Vietnam
• Eurocham

• Str