Session: Opening Remarks
Who is Sumaira Isaacs?
First an Artist – than a serial entrepreneur…
An Industry veteran, with over 25 years experience working within tourism and business tourism industry, supporting and developing some of the most prolific winning tourism destinations.
Ms.Isaacs has worked both as a destination practitioner (DMC, PCO) as well as an advisor consultant to Tourist Boards, Associations and Local Governments in Asia, Africa, Middle East, and North America. She specializes in tourism to MICE development, to destination strategy development and action planning.
She aims to not only sustainably expand the Global Tourism Forum platform to all continents, but also realise her personal dream to help alleviate poverty and create jobs through tourism, in the countries it serves.