Welcome and Opening Address

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Prof Kaye ChonFounding President of APacCHRIE
Dean and Chair Professor, Walter & Wendy Kwok Family Foundation
Professor in International Hospitality Management, School of Hotel and Tourism Management
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Mr Ong Tze-Ch’inChief Executive
SkillsFuture Singapore
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Ms Margaret HengPresident of APacCHRIE and Conference Chairman of APacCHRIE 2021
Chief Executive of SHATEC
Executive Director of Singapore Hotel Association

Speakers

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Ms Diaan-Yi Lin

Senior Partner
McKinsey & Company

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Mr Wong Ming FaiChief Technology Officer & QSM
Technology Transformation Group
Singapore Tourism Board (STB)
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Mr Jeff CroweDirector
Communications Network Asia Pte Ltd.
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Mr Aloysius Arlando

President
The Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition Organisers and Suppliers (SACEOS)

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Mr Tom MeyerSenior Vice President Operations for Singapore, Philippines and Maldives
Accor
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Prof Kaye ChonDean and Chair Professor, Walter & Wendy Kwok Family Foundation
Professor in International Hospitality Management, School of Hotel and Tourism Management
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
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Dr Siu-Ian (Amy) SoAssociate Professor
Department of Integrated Resort and Tourism Management
University of Macau
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Dr Gog Soon JooChief Skills Officer, Skills Development Group, SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)
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Prof Shirley V. Guevarra

Dean and Professor
Department of the Hotel, Restaurant and Institution Management
College of Home Economics, University of the Philippines

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Dr Peter Kim

Professor
Auckland University of Technology School of Hospitality and Tourism, Auckland, New Zealand

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Dr Boo Huey Chern

Assistant Professor
Singapore Institute of Technology

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Mr Emmanuel BenardosGeneral Manager
Food & Beverage
Fairmont Singapore & Swissôtel The Stamford
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Prof Jochen WirtzVice Dean, MBA Programmes
Professor of Marketing
National University of Singapore
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Mr Ian WilsonChief Executive Officer
Wilson Innovation Lab
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Dr Maverick YeoYouth Conference Chairman
Master Trainer, SHATEC

Moderators

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Mr Robert HeckerManaging Director,
Pacific Asia, Horwath HTL
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Mr Jeff CroweDirector
Communications Network Asia Pte Ltd.
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Mr Adam Piperdy
Founder and Chief Experience Officer
Unearthed Productions
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Ms Lauren Arena
Editor 
M&C Asia, Northstar Travel Group
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Mr Alan Lowe
Director, Academic & Student Development
SHATEC

Panelists

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Ms Jeannie LimAssistant Chief Executive,
Policy and Planning Group
Singapore Tourism Board (STB)
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Ms Hermione JoyeSector Lead, Travel APAC
Google
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Mr Wong Soon-HwaChairman
Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)
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Mr Rajeev MenonPresident, Asia Pacific
(excluding Greater China)
Marriott International
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Mr Arthur KiongChief Executive Officer
Far East Hospitality Management
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Ms Alexandra JaritzSenior Vice President, Brand Management for Asia Pacific
Hilton
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Mr Ong Wee MinVice President, MICE & Exhibitions
Marina Bay Sands
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Mr Rod KamleshwaranPartner
Gaining Edge Australia
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Ms Petrina GohCommercial Director for Singapore
CWT Meetings & Events
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Mr Choe Peng SumChief Executive Officer
Pan Pacific Hotels Group
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Mr Paul CunninghamSenior Director, Operations for South East Asia and Korea
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG)
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Mr Peter Koh
Asia Strategic Sourcing Manager, Travel and Professional Services
Corning Singapore