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Eran Ketter (PhD) is a global tourism thought leader, serving as a keynote speaker at some of the world's leading travel and tourism summits, travel shows, tourism conferences, and travel trade events. He delivers his tourism keynote talks in a signature style that is grounded in original research and a practical, hands-on approach, based on his global experience as a tourism advisor and trainer.

Previous speaking and tourism keynote engagements include: ITB Berlin, TEDx Tourism, UNWTO events, ITB & IPK World Travel Monitor Forum, Arabian Travel Market, UK ITT Annual Conference, Philippine Travel Exchange and West Africa Travel Market. In recent years Dr. Ketter conducted travel and tourism keynotes in over 30 countries, being recommended as a professional and inspiring travel and tourism keynote speaker.

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Travel and Tourism

Trends Keynote


Tourism Resilience and Crises Keynote


Tourism Strategy for Economic Slowdown

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The 4 questions YOU HAVE TO ASK before choosing a travel & tourism keynote speaker:

FAQs before choosing the perfect keynote speaker for a travel & tourism conference

1. What should I look for in a tourism keynote speaker?
You should look for a speaker with a proven track record of expertise and experience in the tourism industry, who can provide valuable insights and practical advice on the latest tourism trends and challenges facing the global tourism.

2. How long should a keynote presentation be?
The length of a tourism keynote presentation can vary, but most are between 20 to 50 minutes. Among others, this depends on your full agenda and the audience' motivation to focus on one topic. You can discuss with the speaker the duration that will best fit your event.

3. Can I request a specific topic or theme for the a tourism keynote presentation?
Yes, you can request a specific topic or theme for your tourism keynote presentation. Experienced speakers can develop content to match to exact needs of a specific audience or of an event that focuses on a particular tourism agenda.

4. How can we make a tourism keynote presentation more engaging?

Some key methods to enhance engagement include conducting a preliminary survey before the event, conducting a Q&A session with the audience, and having a panel discussion with local decision makers following the keynote. Discuss these options with the speaker to find the best solution for your tourism event.

With over 15 years of experience in the travel and tourism industry, Dr. Ketter has the inside scoop on what's driving the industry forward and how to stay ahead of the curve.​

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1. What's your audience’s pain points?
Who will attend the event and why they are there? Are they tourism private sector or public sector? Middle management or senior decision makers? Do they come from the tourism or hospitality industry? What are their main concerns when it comes to tourism growth?

2. How the speaker's profile matches the audience’s needs?
What value the tourism keynote should deliver and will the speaker be able to provide it? Do they have a deep-enough knowledge and insights on the subject matter? What about hands-on experience in tourism consulting? Will they be able to provide the critical tourism know-hows your participants need?

3. Is the speaker engaging?
For knowledge to be well received, it should be provided in a fun and engaging manner - avoiding empty entertainment on the one hand and death by PowerPoint on the other. Also, the keynote content should be delivered in the right tourism context, with examples from leading tourism sites and comparable destinations.

4. What’s the speaker level of experience?

In which past tourism events the speaker presented? Have they spoken in key international tourism fairs? Have they participated in similar tourism events/ events that focuses on the travel industry? Experienced speakers will better know how to tailor their message to your participants and will maximize the success of your tourism event!

Eran Ketter (PhD) is a professional and engaging travel & tourism keynote speaker, speaking in leading tourism events in over 30 countries, sharing critical knowledge and practical insights as a highly-experienced tourism advisor, trainer and researcher, and from his professional experience working with the European Travel Commission, UN’s World Tourism Organization, Atout France, Israel Ministry of Tourism, Korea Tourism Organization, and other world-class tourism organizations.

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