2012 Hawaii Tourism Conference
The Hawaii Tourism Authority’s (HTA) 2012 Hawaii Tourism Conference was held on August 23 - 24 at the Hawaii Convention Center. The Conference is the premier educational and networking event for Hawaii’s visitor industry and stakeholders to focus, learn, and collaborate on efforts to sustain Hawaii's tourism economy. The HTA also held the Tourism Legacy Awards Luncheon on the first day with this year's theme, Honoring Hawaii's Alii, recognizing the Daughters of Hawaii and Friends of Iolani Palace. Click here to see conference photos.
To see the conference presentations, click on speaker's session title.
Thursday, August 23, 2012
Speaker: David Sheatsley, Vice President, Research, MMGY Global. MMGY Global
Speaker: Brad DiFiore, Managing Partner, Ailevon Air Service Consulting
Speaker: Colin Sutton, U.S. Director of OMD Word
Speakers: Joe Toy, President & CEO, Hospitality Advisors, and Jan Freitag, Senior Vice President,
Global Development, Smith Travel Research.
Speakers: Leo Kim, CEO, Treum and Koji Tsurumoto, President, Marketing Voice Ltd.
Speaker: Greg Wirtz, President, North West & Canada Cruise Association.
Speaker: Stephanie Donoho, Tourism Specialist, County of Hawai‘i, Department of Research
Speakers: Daniel Naho‘opi‘i, Director of Tourism Research, Hawai‘i Tourism Authority.
Speaker: David Uchiyama, Vice President of Brand Management
Friday, August 24, 2012
Growing Global: 2013 China, Korea and Other Asia Tourism Marketing Plan
Growing Global: 2013 Japan Tourism Marketing Plan
Growing Global: 2013 Oceania, Europe and North America MCI and Hawai‘i Convention Center
Tourism Marketing Plans
Click here for conference schedule.
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