WIT Seoul 2018



April 3, 2018

Seoul Dragon City

Novotel Ambassador Seoul Yongsan

Baekdu Hall, 5F



9:00 am - 10:00 amChecking in & Coffee
10:00 am - 10:05 amWelcome [More Info]
Min Yoon, CEO, Tidesquare (South Korea)
10:05 am - 10:15 amSetting the Stage for Better Travel in South Korea [More Info]
Siew Hoon Yeoh, Founder & Managing Director, WIT
10:15 am - 10:25 amState of South Korea’s Travel [More Info]
Deoksoo Ahn, Executive Director for Planning & Coordination Department, Korea Tourism Organisation [KTO]
10:25 am - 10:55 amThe Next Better Thing [More Info]
Jun Shin, Associate Partner, McKinsey Korea
Sebastien Gibergues, Vice President Online Travel Asia Pacific, Amadeus
Ryan Kangjoon Lee, Chief Investment Officer, Dunamu Inc.
Timothy Hughes, Vice President - Corporate Development, Agoda
10:55 am - 11:20 amA Better View From The Top [More Info]
Min Yoon, CEO, Tidesquare (South Korea)
Vincent Lelay, Vice President Operations, Korea, AccorHotels
Theo Panagiotoulias, Senior Vice President, Global Sales & Alliances, Hawaiian Airlines, Inc.
11:20 am - 11:40 amBreak
11:40 am - 11:50 amMobile Insights - What You Need to Know [More Info]
Brandon Son, Director, Market Management (S Korea), Expedia
11:50 am - 12:00 pmBetter Online Travel: The Next Wave [More Info]
Kei Shibata, CEO, Venture Republic (Japan)
12:00 pm - 12:30 pmBetter Online Travel: The Next Wave [More Info]
Thomas Lee, Country Director, Agoda
Amy Wei, Head, APAC, KAYAK
Stewart Hunter, Director - Audience Strategy & Development APAC, Sojern
12:30 pm - 12:50 pmCoffee Chat [More Info]
Injin Kim, Director of Asset Management, CDL Hotels Korea
12:50 pm - 2:00 pmLunch
2:00 pm - 2:30 pmChanging World of Hospitality [More Info]
Samuel Park, Country Manager, FASTBOOKING Korea
Chris Lee, Head of Affiliate & Meta Partnership, Homeaway
Yunha Lee, Social Media and Contents Executive, Korea, Hostelworld Group
Sul Bi Lee, General Manager, MSocial Singapore
2:30 pm - 3:10 pmHere’s Looking At You, Startup Stars [More Info]
Naree Lee, Former Head of D.Camp
Ryan Shin, Founder & CEO, Daily Hotel
Curtis Oh, Founder, Playwings
Hyunsoo Cho, Co-Founder, AllStay
Samuel Lee, Co-Founder & CXO, Alleys Wonderlab
3:10 pm - 3:40 pmCoffee Chat [More Info]
Kee Hong Woo, Representative Director & Executive Vice President, Korean Air
3:40 pm - 4:10 pmBreak
4:10 pm - 4:40 pmOffline to Online: Traditional Giants Make Their Moves [More Info]
Moo Seung Yang, Chairman, Korean Association of Travel Agents (KATA)
Sang Kyu Lee, President & CEO, Interpark
Jin-Kook Kim, President, HANATOUR Service Inc
4:40 pm - 5:20 pmInnovators' Showcase [More Info]
Sungbo Jung, Managing Director, Square Lab
Haemin Yim, CEO, Creatrip Inc.
Jiha Jung, CEO, Tripbtoz
Jongkyung Park, Co-Founder & CEO, Wanderlust Inc.
5:20 pm - 5:50 pmThe Last Mile: Making The In-Destination Experience Better [More Info]
Graham Hills, Chief Commercial Officer, BeMyGuest
Donggun Lee, Founder & CEO, MyRealTrip
Masashi Takahashi, CEO, Voyagin
5:50 pm - 6:10 pmSocial Heroes [More Info]
Rajan Sakya, CEO, KGH Hotel Group Nepal
Mina Sohn, Editorial Director (former KBS announcer), HuffPost Korea
6:10 pm - 6:20 pmWrap Up
6:30 pm - 8:00 pmCocktails