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Thursday, May 14, 2020 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Tourism 2030- Building A More Sustainable and Resilient Future 

May 13-15, 2020

  • Wed. May 13, 2020
    City Hall, City of Orlando
    6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Welcome by Mayor Dyer, Sustainability and Resilience Overview

  • Thurs. May 14, 2020
    UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management
    Registration and Welcome
    8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Registration
    9:30 – 9:50 a.m. Welcome

    Drivers of Sustainability
    9:50 – 10:10 a.m. What are the real forces for change?
    10:10 – 10:30 a.m. The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Tourism and Hospitality
    10:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. How are these forces and SDGs impacting our destinations?
    10:50 a.m. – 11:20 a.m. Morning Tea and Coffee

    The Impact on Destinations
    11:20 a.m. – 11:35 a.m. New Smyrna Beach
    11:35 a.m.– 11:50 a.m. Curacao and Bonaire
    11:50 a.m.– 12:05 p.m. Key West
    12:05 p.m.– 12:20 p.m. Miami Beach
    12:20 p.m.– 1:15 p.m. Lunch

    The Response from Industry and Government (Roundtable Format x 2)
    1:15 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. Speed Introduction to the Five Themes
    1:45 p.m.– 3:00 p.m. Managing Capacity (Success/Overtourism)
    Aviation and the Cruise Industry
    Tourism and the Natural Environment
    Resource Management
    Tourism and Hospitality Workforce
    3:00 p.m.– 3:30 p.m. Afternoon Tea and Coffee
    3:30 p.m.– 4:45 p.m. Managing Capacity (Success/Overtourism)
    Aviation and the Cruise Industry
    Tourism and the Natural Environment
    Resource Management
    Tourism and Hospitality Workforce

Closing Vision – Sustainability 2030

7:30 p.m.– 9:30 p.m. UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management 
Conference Dinner

  • Fri. May 15, 2020
    UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management
    Registration and Welcome

    8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration
    9:00 a.m. – 9:10 a.m. Welcome
    9:10 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. Resilience in the State of Florida

    Stressors and Shocks: The Response from Industry and Government (Roundtable Format x 2)
    9:40 a.m. – 10:10 a.m. Speed Introduction to the Six Themes
    10:10 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Morning Tea and Coffee
    10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Climate Change and Sea Level Rise
    Hurricanes and Disasters
    Tourism and the Natural Environment
    Community (Resident/Tourist, Employee) Resilience
    Infrastructure, Buildings and Planning
    Economic Resilience of Tourism

    11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Lunch

    12:45 p.m.– 2:00 p.m. Climate Change and Sea Level Rise
    Hurricanes and Disasters
    Tourism and the Natural Environment
    Community (Resident/Tourist, Employee) Resilience
    Infrastructure, Buildings and Planning
    Economic Resilience of Tourism

    A Resilient Future – A Panel Discussion
    2:00 p.m.– 2:45 p.m. Panel Discussion
    2:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Afternoon Tea and Coffee

    3:15 p.m. – 3:45 p.m. Closing Vision – Resilience 2030 
    3:45 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. Conference Close and Future Steps

Workshop Initiative:

To educate, inform and share best practices on the means by which the tourism industry can become more economically, environmentally and socio-culturally sustainable and resilient.

Audience:

City, county and state government, industry leaders, business professionals, policy makers, research academics, global, national and regional institutions and key industry stakeholders.

Registration for this workshop will open in January 2020.

Registration rates will be $150 per day for May 14 and May 15 or $250 for the entire workshop (this rate excludes accommodations). Early registration discounts will be available for those booking in advance of April 3, 2020.

A Workshop Hosted by the CITY OF ORLANDO AND THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA
UCF National Center for Integrated Coastal Research, UCF Rosen College of Hospitality Management

and the UCF Center for Global Economic and Environmental Opportunity in association with the Blue Community Consortium and the East Central Florida Regional Resilience Collaborative.

For more information/more detailed schedule on this event, please click here.

Location:

Rosen College of Hospitality Management * [ View Website ]

*This event occurs on multiple dates/times. This event takes place at this location on this date.

Event runs on multiple dates (select event date for details)

Date Location
May 13, 2020, 6 p.m. Orlando City Hall
May 14, 2020, 8:30 a.m. Rosen College of Hospitality Management
May 15, 2020, 8:30 a.m. Rosen College of Hospitality Management

Contact:

Alan Fyall @ UCF RCHM Alan.Fyall@ucf.edu

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Rosen College Sustainability UCF Coastal tourism