The 2019 agenda will be announced soon. 

Wednesday, September 5

  • Optional Afternoon Activities

  • Evening Welcome Reception

Thursday, September 6

  • Vail Mountain Hike (Optional)

    Led by Dr. Jon Kedrowski, Ph.D.

  • Breakfast

  • Welcome and Introductions

    Craig Compagnone, EVP, Business Strategy, MMGY Global

  • Conference Theme: An Industry In Change or Staying the Same?

    Craig Compagnone, EVP, Business Strategy, MMGY Global 

  • The Impact on Data Post-GDPR

    Lucas Cobb, SVP, Data Strategy, MMGY Global 

    Brad King, VP Global Sales, Account Management & Sales Ops, Sojern

    David Elkins, Sr. Director of Display Advertising Sales and Partnerships, TripAdvisor

  • Reaching the Affluent Market

    Katie Briscoe, EVP, Client Services, MMGY Global

    John Henderson, VP, Questex

  • Networking Lunch

  • Shifting from Crisis Communication to Crisis Recovery

    Julie Cuesta, SVP, Destination Services, Myriad Marketing 

    Rafat Ali, CEO & Founder, Skift 

    Rob Torres, Managing Director, Travel, Google

    Greg Staley, SVP, Communications, U.S. Travel Association

  • Break

  • The Travel Purchase Funnel: Evolving Relevancy or Concept of the Past?

    Jennifer Andre, Senior Director, North America, LATAM and the Caribbean, Expedia Group Media Solutions

    Lucas Cobb, SVP, Data Strategy, MMGY Global 

  • Break

  • Depart for Dinner

  • Evening Entertainment

    Red Lion, Vail Village

Friday, September 7

  • Breakfast

  • Sustainability and Environmental Responsibility in Travel

    Kelley Louise, Founder & Executive Director, Impact Travel Alliance

  • Break

  • Keynote Presentation: What's Trending – How Polling & Competitive Intelligence Can Make Your Business Smarter

    Kristen Soltis Anderson, Political Pollster, Author, ABC News Contributor & Columnist, The Washington Examiner

  • Thank You & Close

    Craig Compagnone, EVP, Business Strategy, MMGY Global