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30 Global Industry Experts

The event will host over thirty (30) world-renowned global industry experts, speakers, business leaders, ministers, policy makers, and over three hundred (300) delegates from over thirty (30) countries. These will include:

Hon. Minister Catherine Afeku

Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Ghana.​

Minister Priscah Mupfumira

Minister of Tourism & Hospitality, Zimbabwe

Minister Didier Dogley

Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine, Seychelles

Akwasi Agyeman

CEO, Ghana Tourism Authority

Elcia Grandcourt

Director, UNWTO Africa Programme

Vincent Oparah

Sustainable Tourism Project Manager, NEPAD

Gillian Saunders

Former Deputy CEO, Grant Thornton and Head of Advisory, SA

Christelle Grohmann

Director, Grant Thornton, South Africa

Prof Marina Novelli

Professor of Tourism and International Development, University of Brighton, UK

Dr. Kobby Mensah

Lecturer: University of Ghana Business School

Frank Murangwa

Director of Destination Marketing, Rwanda Convention Bureau

Judy Kepher-Gona

Executive Director, Sustainable Travel and Tourism Agenda (STTA), Kenya

Jon Howell

MD AviaDev, Bench Events

Jeffers Miruka

President and Founder member of the African Society of Association Executives (AfSAE).

Miller Matola

CEO, Millvest and Director, Former CEO of Brand South Africa

Jeanette Moloto

Account Director, Marriott International and Global Sales, Sub-Saharan & West Africa

Kwakye Donkor

Chief Executive Officer of Africa Tourism Partners, South Africa

Esmaré Steinhöfel

Regional Director, ICCA Africa

Rosette Chantal Rugamba

Managing Director, Songa Africa & Amakoro Lodge

Lee Anne Bac

Director, Grant Thornton South Africa

Carmen Nibigira

Project Director at Howarth HTL, East Africa

Prof Dimitrios Buhalis

Head of Department Tourism and Hospitality, Director of eTourism at Bournemouth University, England

Jacinta Nzioka

Director of Marketing, Kenya Tourism Board

Aaron Munetsi

Regional General Manager, Africa and Middle East -
South African Airways

Brendon Hart

Sales Director, Marriott International

Barry Clemens

General Manager, HANDY, Africa & Indian Ocean

Tes Proos

Founder of Crystal Events Africa and Immediate Past President of SITE Southern Africa

Rudi van der Vyver

CEO Southern African Association for the Conference Industry (SAACI), South Africa

Yaw Oppong Peprah

CBO, Wesgro, Cape Town, South Africa

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