Mekong Mini Movie Festival – 1st Asia Film & Destination Conference

Mekong Mini Movie Festival – 1st Asia Film & Destination Conference

Film has inspired millions to visit destinations. Learn from experts about the power of movie productions to user-generated videos and how they can be integrated into destination marketing.

FILM CONFERENCE
START TIME END TIME TOPIC
13:30 13:40 Emcee
Joe Cummings – Editor, Talisman Media
13:40 13:50 Opening
H.E. Mr. Pongpanu Svetarundra – Permanent Secretary, Thailand Ministry of Tourism and Sports
13:50 14:05 Promoting Destinations via Film
Mr. Jens Thraenhart – Executive Director, Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office
14:05 14:25 Power of Visual Storytelling – Part 1
Mr. Rob Holmes – CEO, GLP Films (USA)
14:25 14:55 Competing for Movie Productions
Ms. Sirinart Theenanondh – Chief of Film Business Promotion, Thailand Department of Tourism
14:55 15:15 Promoting Thailand via Visual Storytelling
Ms. Titiporn Manenate – Director International Advertising, Tourism Authority of Thailand
15:15 15:35 Case Study: Hangover 2 – Lebua Hotel Bangkok
Mr. Deepak Ohri – CEO, Lebua Hotels & Resorts
15:35 15:45 BREAK
15:45 16:00 Power of Visual Storytelling – Part 2
Mr. Vincent Sung – Journalist
 16:00  16:05 A Day in the Buddhist Temple
Malao Studios, Lao PDR
16:05 16:25 Promoting Responsible Tourism via Visual Storytelling
Mr.Gopinath Parayil – CEO & Founder – The Blue Yonder (India)
16:25 16:45 Video Bloggers promoting Destinations
Mr. Polkrit Thomya – Producer, Hey ASEAN!
16:45 17:00 Leveraging User-generated video content
Mr. Gerrit Kruger – Managing Director, Chameleon Strategies
17:00 17:15 Promoting the Mekong Region via Visual Storytelling
Mr. Jens Thraenhart – Executive Director, Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office
17:15 18:00 Mekong Mini Movie Screening
Vote for your favorite videos

Closing
Mr. Joe Cummings – Editor, Talisman Media