ATM DEBATE HIGHLIGHTS
Tuesday 4 May
1pm-3pm: Hotels Get Real: featuring Guy Epsom (Movenpick); Mike Scully (Seven Tides); Samir Hamaeh (Alpha Tours); and Walter Lo Faro (Expedia). Moderated by Hotelier Middle East Editor Louise Oakley.
3pm-5pm: The Growth of Value Travel in the Middle East: Ghaith Al Ghaith (flydubai); Julie Deighton (Rezidor Hotelier Group); LowCostDubai.com (Ainsley Duncombe); and Christophe Landais (Accor). Moderated by John Strickland (JLS Consultancy).
Wednesday 5 May
2pm-4pm: Airline Debate: featuring Ghaith Al Ghaith (flydubai); George Cooper (Wataniya); Adel Ali (Air Arabia); and Randy Tinseth (Boeing). Moderated by John Strickland (JLS Consultancy).
4pm-6pm: Cruise Debate: featuring Helen Beck (Royal Caribbean), HRH Sheikh Faisal and Ian Calvert (RAK Cruise Pier); and Mr Hamad Bin Mejren (Dubai Cruise Terminal). Moderated by David Baker (MCS Action).
Thursday 6 May
1pm-3pm: Agent Debate: Sundar Vasudaven (TRS Consulting); Leo Fewtrell (DTTAG); Mark Reed (Arabian Pacific Travel); Sandra Owen (Al Arabi Travel); Roland Bunge (Kanoo Travel); and Benjo Vanlaarhoven (Alshamel/CWT). Moderated by Lizzie Cernik (TDME and TDUK).
3pm-5pm: Experiential Travel: Jacqueline Campbell (The Travel Collection); Mark Allvey (Oberoi Hotels & Resorts); and Russel Sharpe (Mezze Associates). Moderated by freelance journalist Kathi Everden.