Convention reveals ‘Navigating the Next Normal’ panellists

The bosses of a travel agency, cruise line and adventure tour operator will discuss how to adapt to a post-pandemic world during a debate at Abta’s Travel Convention.

Mark Colley, managing director of Sunways Travel, will join Jo Rzymowska, EMEA vice-president and managing director at Celebrity Cruises, and Brian Young, EMEA managing director of G Adventures on the panel.

Called Navigating the Next Normal, the debate will be moderated by Lucy Huxley, editor-in-chief at Travel Weekly Group.

They will discuss the dramatic impact of Covid-19 on travel, tourism and aviation and how companies are innovating and future-proofing their business.

The one-day hybrid convention will take place on October 13 at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf, London, and online for a virtual audience.

Abta has also unveiled details of a raffle being held during the convention in aid of its LifeLine charity.

A Tui river cruise for two will be the prize and tickets costing £10 will be available to purchase via the Travel Convention app and the online event portal.

Registrations to attend the Travel Convention in person close at 5pm on Monday (October 11).

Bookings will remain open to attend the event online until 9am on the morning of the event on Wednesday, at

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