Side Events 17 April 2013


Think Tank 

The World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank is a highly focused, top-level strategic body which allows leaders from around the world to reflect on the bigger challenges faced by the tourism industry. The Think Tank gathers the most influential and important tourism decision makers, such as political leadership, CEOs, financial experts and thought leaders with the purpose of intensively exploring one single topic which is of strategic importance and as a result, advancing the defined strategy. 


Academic Meeting

The Academic Meeting provides professors from partnering universities a platform through which to connect with members of the international academic network and identify opportunities for fruitful collaboration. The meeting covers the presentation of strategic research followed by a discussion of possible future research topics. 


Career Planning Session 

With the Career Planning Session our Young Talent winners receive the great opportunity to attend a full-day workshop together with our partner Korn Ferry. A one-to-one coaching session, interesting and insightful keynote speeches and fruitful discussions prepare our Young Talents for their professional career.