This session will share strategies from countries around the globe in response to the pandemic that has led to the postponement or cancellation of thousands of events. Discussion will focus on current status and mid to long term solutions to mitigate the damage while supporting the recovery of the industry in the months and years ahead.
Rick Traer (CEO, Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance)
Dr Munehiko Harada (Chairman, Japan Sport Tourism Alliance)
Paul Bush OBE (Director of Events, VisitScotland)
Terry Hasseltine (Executive Director, Maryland Sports Commission)
Susan Sawbridge (Manager, New Zealand Major Events)