Coronavirus: Travel Impact and Managing Its Effects [Webinar Recap + Key Resources]

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Missed our webinar? Don’t sweat it. Watch the recording and download key resources to gain an understanding on the current travel impact of the coronavirus outbreak and how to manage its effects.


The current coronavirus outbreak is having a tremendous negative economic impact across the entire travel and tourism industry, particularly in the Asia Pacific region. With growing uncertainty and the situation evolving daily, many destinations and organisations are searching for reliable information to assess the current and future impacts in order to prepare for future recovery efforts. 

On Feb 6, 2020, ForwardKeys, Twenty31 and PATA teamed up to share their insights on the current impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the travel industry through the webinar ‘Coronavirus: Travel Impact and Managing Its Effects‘, answering many questions from the audience on the effects of the outbreak.

Panellists included:

  • Dr. Mario Hardy, CEO, PATA
  • Olivier Ponti, Vice President – Insights, ForwardKeys (travel analyst)
  • Oliver Martin, Partner, Twenty31 Consulting (travel research firm)

You can watch the full recording below. We also included links to additional resources including the presentation slides, briefing documents and a comprehensive summary of the contents from the webinar.

Watch the full webinar:


Access key resources:

Impact of Coronavirus on Travel – Early Impact Analysis (ForwardKeys, PDF) >>

Coronavirus: Managing the Impact of Our Destinations in Asia Pacific (Twenty 31, PDF) >>

Coronavirus: Moving Beyond Monitoring – An Action Plan to Mitigate the Loss of the Chinese Outbound Market (Twenty31, PDF) >>

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