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Sustainability Summit

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Primus Hotel Sydney

339 Pitt Street

Sydney, NSW 2000

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The Business Publishing Group's inaugural Australian travel industry Sustainability Summit is a one-day event in Sydney aiming to encourage the industry’s ongoing efforts to make a global impact.

The conference will see industry suppliers, operators, agency groups and other stakeholders take part to share best practices, learn from each other and examine key issues such as overtourism, single-use plastics, non-exploitative product development, sustainable cruising and aviation practices and how the industry can continue to make a difference.

Confirmed international speakers include:

  • Giles Hawke, Global Lead - Sustainability and CEO UK for Cosmos Tours and Avalon Waterways.
  • Daniel Skjeldam, CEO Hurtigruten

Confirmed local speakers include:

  • Leigh Barnes, Chief Purpose Officer, Intrepid Group
  • Joel Katz, MD, CLIA Australasia & Asia
  • Andrew Hutchison, Head of Product & Operations, Adventure World
  • Sue Badyari, CEO, World Expeditions
  • Sture Myrmell, President, Carnival Australia
  • Sarina Bratton, Chairman Asia Pacific, PONANT
  • Sharon Willing, Senior Director and Head of Philanthropy, Abercrombie & Kent
  • Simla Sooboodoo, Founder & CEO, Hands On Journeys
  • Brett Mitchell, Regional Director APAC, Intrepid Group
  • Maridza Riccioni, Marketing Manager, Bentours
  • Sandra Vardanega, Worldwise Manager, Flight Centre Travel Group
  • Natalie Taylor, National Sales Director, Bluestar Group
  • Damian Perry, MD Asia-Pacific, Hurtigruten
  • Louise Laing, Director of Marketing and founding member of the G Adventures Eco team, Australia
  • Angus Tandy, Head of APT’s Kimberley and Outback Wilderness Adventures
  • Meg Hall, Marketing Manager, Chimu Adventures
  • Anthony Dennis, Editor - Traveller, The Sydney Morning Herald / The Age

Special guest speakers include:

  • Ross Piper, CEO, Christian Super / Brightlight Investments
  • Louise Williams, Walkley-award winning writer, consultant and co-author of Quitting Plastic
  • James Perrin, Sustainability Manager, Stone & Wood Brewing Co (B-Corp Certified)

More speakers announced soon.

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Primus Hotel Sydney

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