WTTC Will Host Global Science Summit On COVID-19

The World Travel & Tourism Council will be hosting a science summit event to overlook the scientific evidence to find practical solutions for dealing with Covid-19. The event, in partnership with Carnival Corporation, will take place on July 23rd from 14:00-17:30 GMT. 

The science summit is initiated to build a global understanding concerning COVID-19’s impact on society, including travel and tourism

The event is open to the public and will share the latest scientific knowledge and evidence-based best practices related to prevention, detection, treatment, and mitigation of the virus. The summit will showcase practices from leading scientists and health experts for minimizing the spread of the virus. Speakers and panelists, who have volunteered to participate, represent a diverse range of science, research, clinical, academic, policy and business backgrounds, including amongst others, members of Scientists to Stop Covid-19, 

Gloria Guevara, WTTC chief executive, said: “I was excited when Arnold, on behalf of Carnival Corporation, approached me with this idea. This event will be a powerful platform for harnessing the best thinking from across all fields of knowledge in the public and private sectors. The science of this virus is rapidly evolving, and these real-time insights will be invaluable in helping us determine evidence-based protection and mitigation measures to combat Covid-19. They will also help drive global alignment and collaboration on the frontiers of science and policy, which is critical to the survival of this important sector.”

More information about the summit is provided on their official website.

Also Read: Caribbean Tourism Is In Urgent Need Of Funding



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here


More Articles Like This

More from the Author

Transportation In Japan

Japan is famous for its reliable and fast transportation network. The country boasts a great, efficient transportation system to take you almost...

Sterling Holiday Resorts Records A PBT Of Rs. 28 Cr. In The First Quarter, Records A Total Income Of Rs 102 Cr.

Resort Business generates 40% EBITDA on account of growth in room and food & beverage revenues.35% increase in the average room rate...

Easter Island Reopens Its Borders To Foreign Visitors

After 868 days of border closures, more than 230 tourists have arrived on Rapa Nui, marking the official return of tourists to...

Thailand To Launch New 10-Year Visa Programme

In order to attract talented workers and investors, Thailand plans to launch a new 10-year visa programme in September.