Wednesday 29 November Thursday 30 November Friday 1 December   Saturday 2 December
08:00 REGISTERATION NETWORKING NETWORKING 08:00-12:00

Post Conference Network Event

                 

09:00 Welcome and Opening Ceremony

Prof. Sarote Phornprapha

President of Dusit Thani College

Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dusit Thani Public Company Limited

Dr. Mario Hardy

Chief Executive Officer of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)

Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis

Head of Department Tourism and Hospitality, Bournemouth University

WELLNESS AND WELL-BEING

Ms. Nopparat Aumpa

General Manager of Banyan Tree Hotel Bangkok

Mr. Andrew Jones

Guardian of Sanctuary Resorts

Mr. Narun Wiwattanakrai

Executive Director of Siam Wellness Group Public Co., Ltd.

Thai Airways (TBC)

 

Chair: Prof. Carlos Costa

Academic Papers Presentation Industry Workshop
09:45 Keynote Speaker

Ms. Kobkarn Wattanavrangkul

Minister of Tourism and Sports, Thailand

10:30 COFFEE BREAK COFFEE BREAK COFFEE BREAK
11:00 INTERNATIONAL  HOSPITALITY AND GRACIOUSNESS

Mr. Yuthasak Supasorn

Govenor of Tourism Authority of Thailand

Mr. Yoshiki Tsuji 

President of Tsuji Culinary Institute

Mr. Paolo Cuccia

President of Gambero Rosso Holding S.p.A.

Mr. Yateendra Sinh

CEO at Lausanne Hospitality Consulting SA

Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dusit Thani Public Company

 

Chair: Prof. Sarote Phornprapha

COMPETITITVENESS: ENTREPRENEURIAL INNOVATION AND SUSTAINABILITY

Mr. Nick Pisalyaput

Co-Founder and Faculty Advisor, Faculty of Management and Strategy, Sasin Centre of Sustainability Management (SCSM)

Mr. Alex Mavro

Co-Founder of the Corporate Responsibility & Ethics Association for Thai Enterprise (CREATE)

Prof. Carlos Costa

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Dr. Mario Hardy

Chief Executive Officer of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)

Ms. Suparattana Benjarongkul

Deputy Chief Operating Officer of Rakbankerd Co., Ltd.

Prof. Perry Hobson Ph.D

Pro Vice-Chancellor for Global Engagement of Taylor’s University

 

Chair: Dr. Pattarawan Prasarnphanich

CULINARY AND GASTRONOMY

Mr. Ragnar Fridriksson

Managing Director of World Association of Chef Societies (WACS)

Dr. Agnès Giboreau

Research Director of Institut Paul Bocuse, France

Mr. Andrew Lennox (TBC)

CEO of Koh Thai Tapas, UK

 

Chair: Prof. Sarote Phornprapha

12:30 LUNCH LUNCH LUNCH
13:30 HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM 2030

Mr. Siradej Donavanik

Assistant Director of Project Investment,  Dusit International

Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis

Head of Department Tourism and Hospitality, Bournemouth University

Mr. Thanabodi Vajarasathira

ITC-Thailand

 

Chair: Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis

14:00 GRACIOUS HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM

Mr. Nadhavathana Krishnamra

Director –General, Department of Protocol, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Mr. Prote Setsuwan

Vice President – Marketing, Bangkok Airways

Dr. Cathy Hsu

Chair Professor – The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Prof. Ir. Wiendu Nuryanti, M. Arch Ph.D.

Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM), Yogyakarta

 

Chair: Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis

Academic Papers Presentation Industry Workshop GASTRONOMY 2030
15:00 COFFEE BREAK
15:30 COFFEE BREAK Academic Papers Presentation DUSIT THANI WORKSHOP IN HOSPITALITY 2030 CONCLUSION & WAY FORWARD

CLOSING CEREMONY

Ms. Suphajee Suthumpun

Group Chief Executive Officer of Dusit Thani Public Company Limited

Prof. Sarote Phornprapha

President of Dusit Thani College

Prof. Dimitrios Buhalis

Head of Department Tourism and Hospitality,

Bournemouth University

16:00 Academic Papers Presentation Industry Workshop
17:00 16:30 Bus leave for dinner
17:30 DINNER PARTY

THEME:  Chao Phraya River Cruise

18:00 DINNER

THEME: STREET FOOD AND THAI CULTURE

18:30 WELCOME RECEPTION

THEME: THAI TOURISM FROM PAST TO FUTURE

Showcase of Dusit Thani College – Gracious Thai Hospitality