On Wednesday 9 March 2022 at 16:00h CET online, the world’s most prestigious tourism congress ITB Convention will feature medical and health tourism challenges and solutions in the post-pandemic times. The topics will cover corona recovery concepts in medical spas and climate health resorts and current challenges for medical tourism buyers and suppliers. It will also discuss new promotional opportunities for the Great Spas of Europe after being recognized by UNESCO. Finally, the prestigious ITB Medical Tourism Award 2022 will be handed out to an outstanding industry member. You can join free of charge by registering at https://www.itb.com/en/besuchen/tickets/
The event will be moderated by Rika Jean-Francois, Commissioner of Corporate Social Responsibility, ITB Berlin, and Thomas Bömkes, Medical Tourism Advisor ITB Berlin / Diversity Tourism, Munich.
- Alessandra Priante, Director – Regional Department for Europe, UNWTO
- Liudmila Andreeva, Head of International Relations, HTI Conference
- Csilla Mezősi, Secretary General, European Spas Association
- Simone Zagrodnik, Executive Director, European Historic Thermal Towns Association
In February 2022, Dr. Liudmila Andreeva, MD, HTI representative for CIS countries since 2019, was appointed Head of International Relations of the HTI. Besides being a medical doctor and MBA graduate, she is an experienced healthcare manager, medical business consultant, and internationally recognized expert in medical and wellness tourism. Her expertise has been acknowledged by clients in Russia, Kazakhstan, Korea, Italy, India, Finland, and the UAE, either as the organizer of doctors’ exchange programs and hosted buyers’ events or when offering training and lectures in the medical tourism sector. You can reach her: firstname.lastname@example.org