The B2B luxury travel business exchange event, Luxperience, has attracted travel industry innovators to its Thought Leaders forum that opens the event on 1 September.
David McGonigal, author, Antarctic explorer, Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, trans-continental motorcyclist, and social media pioneer will tell more than 4000 high-end travel industry professionals at the Luxperience Thought Leaders event that expectations among top-end travellers are changing quickly.
Additional high calibre speakers will bring expertise from sectors, niches and markets such as luxury consumer goods, out-of-the-ordinary travel, emerging market affluent travel, and journey’s from the ends of the earth and into space.
Invited speakers to the half-day Luxperience Thought Leaders event, which takes place in the majestic setting of Sydney Town Hall, include the Deputy Premier of NSW, Andrew Stoner; Lin Xu, Founder of China Luxury Travel Network; David Thomas, CEO of Think Global Consulting; Melinda O’Rourke, Managing Director of MO Luxury; Clement Wong, CEO of BeMyGuest.travel; and Partha Kundo, Consultant, Prive Lifestyle.
More than 150 exhibitor companies and entities attending Luxperience will meet with over 400 invitation-only buyers. In all, there will be around 26,000 meetings over the three-day event, which is expected to attract up to 600 attendees.