Panel: How to understand the values and opportunities of Animal-Friendly Tourism in the context of demand transformation?
Following consumption upgrading in Chinese tourism market, consumers has increasing demand to high quality travel products. Extensive elephant entertainment products in Southeast Asia could not satisfy tourists’ diversified demand as before. What is the new change to this market, How to build an elephant-friendly supply chain? Practices and considerations will be pointed out in different perspectives.
Ms. Yu Zheng, Wildlife Campaign Manager, World Animal Protection
Mr. Zhonghua Zhao, China Country Director, World Animal Protection
Mr. Chunquan Zhu, China Representative, IUCN
Ms. Mu Ge, Assistan President, CAISSA Touristic
Mr. Yi Lin, Head of Oversea Business Department, Qyer
Mr. Mike Stewart, Asia Business Development Manager, Intrepid Group