Global All-Stars 2019

Global All-Stars Innovators Showcase

Global All-Stars Innovators Showcase is one of the industry’s leading platforms for sharing exciting new ideas, insights and innovation from around the world. In its eighth year at Destinations International’s Annual Convention, Global All-Stars brought together speakers from Condé Nast Traveler, Wonderful Copenhagen and Vibram to discuss the topical theme of trust, focusing on "Trust in the Future, Trust in Place and Trust in Brand". In case you missed the presentation in St. Louis, or want to watch it again, check out the resources below. 

"Trust in the Future," presented by Mark Ellwood, Condé Nast Traveler

View Mark's deck

"Trust in Place," presented by Signe Jungersted, Group NAO

View Signe's deck

"Trust in Brand & Products," presented by Allon Cohne, Vibram

View Allon's deck

View the session's full slide deck or watch the full presentation recording.


Destination Management Breakout Session

At this Annual Convention breakout session, destination and sustainable tourism experts from the around the world shared insights and recommendations on managing growth and building community engagement.  This information-packed workshop provided tips and tools to build community engagement and address concerns such as overcrowding, congestion and sustainability.

Watch the full session recording available here.

  • Signe Jungersted, CEO & Co-Founder, Group NAO, Former Director of Development, Wonderful Copenhagen - Watch Signe's presentation here.
  • Kim Farin, Director of Marketing, Boulder Convention & Visitors Bureau - Watch Kim's presentation here
  • Graham Budd, CEO, Destination Queenstown - Watch Graham's presentation here.
  • Mark Ellwood, Contributing Editor, Conde Nast Traveler - Watch Mark's presentation here.

View the presentation deck.