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Monday, October 25
14:30 - 18:30
Registration is open
15:00 - 18:15
Resort site visit - W Residences Algarve
17:30 - 18:30
Walk & Talk
18:30 - 20:30
Welcome Reception sponsored by Turismo de Portugal
Tuesday, October 26
7:30 - 8:15
5k Run
9:00 - 9:15
Government Address and Welcome
9:15 - 9:35
CEO Interview: Leading Resort Transformation
9:35 - 10:00
Economics Keynote: Rebuilding After the Crisis
10:00 - 10:40
Supporting Recovery: The Role of Governments
10:40 - 11:00
A Different Landscape: The Resort and Residential Markets
11:00 - 11:45
Refresh & Network
11:45 - 12:25
Opportunities in Leisure: Investing in R&R Businesses
12:25 - 13:00
We're All in it Together: Reviewing Stakeholder Relations
13:00 - 14:20
Networking Lunch with a View
14:10 - 15:00
Destination Outlook​
Destination Roundtable: Spain

Speakers

Marketing your Resort Development: Best Tools and Practices’

How do you promote your properties and increase interest from your target buyers and guests, particularly when travel is limited? A closer look at traditional and new marketing tools.

Speakers

15:00 - 15:45
Refresh & Network
15:45 - 16:45
Development & Design
Design and Experience: Resort Case Studies

A showcase of unique resorts in which key design choices create valuable assets and create unique experiences to meet guests' needs.

Speakers

Hotel Development
Fosun Tourism Group – Casa Cook | Cook’s Club
Investment
Financing R&R hospitality

As lenders are more cautious about hospitality, what new financing structures will support the growth of the sector?

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Asset Management and Operations
Post-pandemic operations: How to increase profitability while following new requirements

The pandemic has changed guest expectations as well as brought new regulatory requirements to hospitality operations.

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17:00 - 18:00
Theatrical Session: The Development that Goes Wrong
18:30 - 20:30
Gala Reception sponsored by Minor Hotels.
Wednesday, October 27
7:15 - 8:00
Beach Yoga
8:30 - 9:30
Breakfast Roundtables
9:30 - 9:40
Welcome Back
9:40 - 10:20
CEO Panel: Re-Building the Leisure Hospitality Experience
10:20 - 11:00
Residential Market: The New Home away from Home
11:00 - 11:45
Refresh & Network
11:45 - 12:20
Brand or No Brand? Assessing the Value of a Brand for Resorts
12:20 - 13:00
Conscious Hospitality: Making ESG Integral to the Resort Business
13:00 - 13:20
Keynote: We'll Always Have Travel
13:20 - 13:30
Closing Remarks
13:30 - 15:00
Closing Lunch