2022 Program Overview

At a time when the industry confronts extraordinary challenges, The Phocuswright Conference promises to be the platform that inspires innovative and smart thinking for global travel leaders and innovators.

Expect valuable face-to-face networking opportunities for meaningful connections, opportunities for professional development and plenty of insights and inspiration. We've built a program that maximizes value and focuses on deep networking and relevant content.

The Phocuswright Conference 2022 attendee app and web platform will be available on October 25. Attendees will be notified via their registered email to log into the platform and begin networking and adding sessions to their calendar.

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2022 Program Elements

Day 1

Monday November 14

Activities for all attendees
All Day

Young Leaders Summit
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
The launching pad for the next generation of travel luminaries.

Startup Program
11:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Innovation is the lifeblood of any industry. The Startup Program is a curated networking platform to connect startups with corporates and investors to foster real innovation.

Diversity in Leadership
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Phocuswright's Diversity in Leadership program sparks discussions and actions around the gender gap, diversity, anti-bias, allyship, culture, recruitment and much more.

Industry Roundtables
3:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Participate in intimate, off-record roundtable discussions based on your business interests, moderated by industry experts and Phocuswright analysts.

#IamRemarkable Workshop
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
A professional development opportunity designed to encourage everyone, and particularly those in underrepresented groups, to engage in self-promotion about achievements in the workplace and beyond.

Happy Hour
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM

Welcome Reception
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Day 2

Tuesday November 15

Center Stage
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM and 2:15 PM - 5:15 PM
Phocuswright's signature Center Stage sessions feature an unrivaled speaker lineup participating in roundtable discussions, keynote presentations, candid conversation and more. Our expert analysts also take the stage to reveal data and insights from recent travel research.

Innovation Launch
11:20 AM - 1:10 PM
Launch is the stage for companies of any age and their innovations that are changing the travel landscape.

Lunch Breakout
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM

Happy Hour
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Outdoor Party
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

(Exhibit Showcase open from 8 AM to 7 PM)

Day 3

Wednesday November 16

Breakfast Breakout
8:15 AM - 8:45 AM

Innovation Summit
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Startups and scaleups are breaking new ground and developing new technologies. See the most promising companies take the stage and showcase their innovation.

Breakout Sessions
11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Educational content from industry leaders in an intimate, interactive environment to discover, learn and hone skills.

Center Stage
1:40 PM - 5:30 PM
Phocuswright's signature Center Stage sessions feature an unrivaled speaker lineup participating in roundtable discussions, keynote presentations, candid conversation and more. Our expert analysts also take the stage to reveal data and insights from recent travel research.

Happy Hour
5:45 PM - 7:00 PM

(Exhibit Showcase open from 8 AM to 7 PM)

Day 4

Thursday November 17

#IamRemarkable Workshop
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
A professional development opportunity designed to encourage everyone, and particularly those in underrepresented groups, to engage in self-promotion about achievements in the workplace and beyond.

Access to Phocuswright Analysts
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM