Industry Presentations

Informative and contextualized sessions for sharing powerful insight on trends influencing all sectors of travel, which are customized for individual audiences and destinations.

NEXTFactor produced the industry-leading DestinationNEXT research, and it has facilitated hundreds of destination assessments worldwide to help tourism leaders grow their visitor economy.

Based on that experience, Paul Ouimet, founder and CEO of NEXTFactor, and Greg Oates, Chief Innovation Officer, are often asked to speak at industry events about shifts reshaping the global travel and tourism sector.

Recent and upcoming panels and presentations include:

October 24, 2018 | TTRA Marketing Outlook Forum, Las Vegas
Paul Ouimet, keynote: “Balancing the Benefits and Impacts of Tourism Growth: Best Practices in Destination Sustainability”

November 9, 2018 | Destinations International Advocacy Summit, Philadelphia
Greg Oates, moderator: “Tourism Under Legislative Siege: How Destinations Are Fighting Back”

November 28, 2018 | Tourism Industry Association of Canada Congress, Ottawa
Greg Oates, keynote: “The Future is Already Here”

January 21, 2019 | IMPACT Sustainability, Travel & Tourism Conference, Victoria, Canada
Greg Oates, keynote: “A Global Perspective on the State of Sustainable Tourism”

July 24, 2019 | Destinations International Annual Conference, St. Louis
Paul Ouimet, keynote

For more information, email:

  • Paul Ouimet:
  • Greg Oates:
Paul Ouimet, Founder & CEO, NEXTFactor

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