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[Announcement] The 2nd TPO Webinar
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It is with great pleasure to announce that the TPO hosts the 2nd TPO Webinar on Thursday, July 9th at 11 AM(KST) through zoom.​




□ Background and purpose


Owing to the worldwide effect of vaccination, the United States and the European Union have shown movements to ease international travel restrictions on vaccinated people. As a result, expectations for the resumption of international tourism have been raised.


In this rapidly changing order and international tourism environment, TPO provides this webinar to share the prestigious tourism experts’ knowledge and insights on measures for the normalization of international tourism with member cities.



□ ​Outline of the event


 - Title : The 2nd TPO Webinar

 - Date & Time : Thurs., July 8th 2021, 11AM(KST)

 - Participants : TPO members, invited guests, and tourism-related organizations

 - Theme : Normalization of international tourism with vaccinations

 - Host & Organizer : TPO Secretariat

 - Meeting Type : Webinar via Zoom (Access Link will be sent prior to the webinar)

 - Language : English

  Main Contents

 - Session 1 : Prospects and preemptive measures for normalization of international tourism

   ▷Keynote Speech 1 : Global Vaccination Status, and Outlook for Normalization of International Tourism

                               (Mr. Harry Hwang, Director for Asia and the Pacific, UNWTO)

   ▷ Keynote Speech 2 : Measures to Normalize International Tourism

                               (Mr. Rolando Canizal, Former Undersecretary, Department of Tourism of Philippines)

 - Session 2 : Q&A on the resumption of international tourism

   ▷ Questions & Suggestions : TPO member cities (TBA : up to 10 member cities)

   ▷ Responses : Keynote speakers 


MoU between TPO - Mungyeong City, Korea


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