Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Conference in Asia-Pacific 1

Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Conference in Asia-Pacific 1
Thu 6 May 2021, 11:00am - 4:00pm AITCAP is a virtual event, you can access all details here: Inclusive and accessible communities
Rights protection, justice and legislation
Learning and skills
Health and wellbeing
Do you want to...
... Get ideas for your next accessible & inclusive trip?
... Share your voice on best practices to cater for travelers with disabilities and their traveling companions?
... Learn how to attract more than 20% of the tourism market to help your business recover from the COVID-19 pandemic?
...Attract the fastest growing tourism market in 2021?
...Learn about a real sustainable & human-centered opportunity for growth in the tourism sector?

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The Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Conference in the Asia-Pacific (AITCAP) is a virtual event running across May. Accessible & inclusive tourism for people with mobility, hearing, vision and other accessibility needs is a huge, fast-growing and underserved market. This conference is a unique opportunity to raise awareness on the importance of accessible & inclusive travel and showcase organisations championing change.

The event will take place over the 4 Thursdays of May 2021. Registration gives you access to both live sessions & recordings, making it an accessible event for everyone.
Each day has a specific theme:
- 6 May - Best Practice in Accessible & Inclusive Tourism
- 13 May - Understanding and Attracting the Accessible & Inclusive tourism market
- 20 May - Accessible & Inclusive Destination Marketing
- 27 May - The Future of Accessible & Inclusive Tourism

To make as accessible as possible, we have made sure that:
- Registration also gives access to recordings, allowing for the content to be watched at any convenient time
- All content will be transcribed and captioned, allowing for all people of all abilities to access it.
- Companies wishing to train their staff get a reduction for bundle tickets

Speakers include:
- John O'Sullivan, Commissioner of Tourism Western Australia with 25+ years of experience in tourism
- Seoyoon Jane Hong founder of Tourism for all Korea, accessible tourism consultant of KTO & former executive director of Seoul Tourism Foundation
- Geoff Trappett OAM, Former Paralympic Athlete, advocates of human rights and disability inclusion related issues through his social policy change venture Inclusion Moves
- Ivor Ambrose, Founding Member and elected Managing Director of the European Network for Accessible Tourism (ENAT), a non-profit, multi-stakeholder association registered in Belgium in 2008.
- John Morris, a thought leader in the field of accessible travel, drawing from his experience of more than one million miles flown as a wheelchair user and triple amputee.

This event is organised by GetAboutAble, an Australian social entreprise focused on improving travel and leisure options for people with disability. We thank our Conference Partners OZeWAI, WebDirections, Bindimaps, Aspen Medical and SERVICE ONE Alliance Bank.
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