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Webinar: Japan, As The Rising Sun emerges

This webinar was recorded on July 3, 2020

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We can't be in Tokyo on this day, but we can go to Japan to get updates from the industry on how it's navigated the coronavirus pandemic, and how its tourism industry is picking up the pieces.

In this episode, we look at how COVID-19 has changed consumer behavior and if some of those behaviours will stick, how the industry has responded, how travel is restarting and how leaders will tackles the new challenges thrown up by the biggest crisis ever to hit travel.


  • Kei Shibata, Co-founder & CEO, LINE & Trip101
  • Aya Aso, Founder & CEO, Savvy Collective
  • Takano Yoshiyuki, Executive Officer, Head of Travel Business, Rakuten
  • Kenichiro Sakamizu, CTO, Veltra

Moderator: Yeoh Siew Hoon, Founder, WiT

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