PODCAST

THE FUTURE OF TRAVEL

QUO is reaching out to key players in hospitality and tourism to arrange
conversations on The Future of Travel, an up-to-the-minute podcast series
exploring some of the most pressing issues facing our industry today.

PODCAST

THE FUTURE OF TRAVEL

QUO is reaching out to key players in hospitality and tourism to arrange conversations on The Future of Travel, an up-to-the-minute podcast series exploring some of the most pressing issues facing our industry today.

Radical localism will drive the immediate future of travel

Skift Founder and CEO Rafat Ali speaks candidly on the failure of governments to form a coordinated response to the COVID-19 crisis, as well as infrastructural and societal issues slowing the travel industry’s recovery.

What it means to lose the freedom of travel

CEO of Deutsche Hospitality Thomas Willms considers the difficulties facing consumers right now in a heightened era of border and state controls. 

A paradigm shift in hotel operations

Jeff Weinstein, Editor in Chief of HOTELS magazine, talks to David about the paradigm shift that will have to take place within hotels when they start to resume normal business.

Crowded destinations are a thing of the past

David and Catherine speak to Nicolas Mayer, Managing Partner of PwC’s Global Centre of Excellence for Tourism. Nic believes those market participants who use the time they have now wisely will be well placed to shape the new normal to their advantage.

New normal, new level of transparency

In the latest instalment of The Future of Travel, David and Catherine speak to Marloes Knippenberg, CEO of Kerten Hospitality, about what we can expect from the ‘new normal’.

Trust will drive future demand

In the latest installment of The Future of Travel, David and Catherine speak to Puneet Chhatwal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of The Indian Hotels Company (IHCL).

It’s Time to Rethink the Phuket Narrative

In the third episode of The Future of Travel, the Phuket Hotel Association’s Bill Barnett and Anthony Lark argue that tourism stakeholders across Phuket need to come together and reshape the island’s destination narrative.

An unprecedented opportunity to reset

In the second episode of QUO’s The Future of Travel series, David and Catherine speak with Langham Hospitality Group CEO Stefan Leser on how the hotel group is navigating the COVID-19 crisis.

There’s no going back to ‘normal’

In the first episode of QUO’s The Future of Travel series, David and Catherine speak with citizenM COO Michael Levie about how much the travel industry is likely to change as a function of COVID-19.