Please note that online registration is already closed. If you want to register for the congress please contact us:

DOC DMC Macau
Ms Louisa Fung or Ms Ashley Li
Tel: +853 2872 3510
[email protected]
www.skalmacau.org

 

Wednesday, June 20 2018
All day Arrival of Asia Area Board Members
8:00pm – 09:30pm Dinner of the Asia Area Board Members
Rio Grill & Seafood Market at Fisherman’s Wharf
Dress code: smart casual
Thursday, June 21 2018
All day Arrival of Congress Delegates and Registration
09:00am – 01:00pm Asia Area Board Meeting at Legend Palace Hotel
01:00pm – 02:30pm Asia Area Board Lunch at “La Braserie de Paris”
Legend Palace Hotel
02:30pm – 05:00pm Asia Area Board Meeting at Legend Palace Hotel
7:30pm – 09:30pm Welcome Cocktail Reception at “Vic’s Restaurante”
Rocks Hotel, The Fisherman’s Wharf
(walking distance from official Hotels)
Dress code: smart casual / casual
Friday, June 22 2018
07:00am – 08:30am Breakfast at hotel
08:30am 47th SKAL Asia Area Congress (doors open)
Fisherman’s Wharf, Hall 2
Dress code: business attire
09:00am Opening ceremony
Flag Parade
Guests of honor enter
Lion Dance Inauguration
Welcome speeches:
09:20am Skål International Macau President
Eng. Joao Manuel Costa Antunes
09:30am Skål Asian Area President, Mr. Robert Sohn
09:40am Skål International President, Dra. Susanna Sari
09:50am Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture of the Macao SAR, Dr. Alexis Tam Chon Weng
10:00am Signing of MOU between PATA and SKAL International
by PATA CEO, Dr. Mario Hardy,
and SKAL International CEO, Dra. Daniela Otero
10:20am Group photo at the stage Hall 2
10:30am Coffee Break
11:00am Keynote speech: “Setting the stage for Sustainable Tourism Development” by Dr. Mario Hardy, PATA CEO

“Macao, World Center of Tourism and Leisure” by Dra. Maria Helena de Senna Fernandes, Director of Macao Government Tourism Office

“Tourism & Leisure innovation in Macau” by Mr. Grant Bowie, CEO and Executive Director of MGM China Holdings Ltd.

12:30 pm – 02:00pm Lunch (Sponsored by Macau Trade and Investment Promotion Institute) at Fisherman’s Wharf, Hall 3
Presentation by Dra. Irene V.K. Lau
(Executive Director of IPIM)
02:00pm – 02:30pm Tree plant ceremony at Fisherman’s Wharf garden
02:30pm – 06:00pm Optional tour for spouses “Macau Heritage Tour”
Meeting point: Main entrance of Harbouview hotel and main entrance of Legend Palace hotel
02:30pm – 4:00pm TOURISM and GASTRONOMY
Moderator: Dr. Cheng Wai Tong, Deputy Director of Macao Government Tourism OfficeSpeaker: Mr. Chattan Kunjara Na Ayudhya, Deputy Governor for Policy and Planning at Tourism Authority of ThailandSpeaker: Ms. Fang Li, Focal point of Shunde for UNESCO Creative Cities Network Project and Lecturer of Hotel & Tourism Management Department of Shunde Polytechnic
4:00pm – 5:00pm Young SKAL in Asian Area
Moderated by Ms. Dushy Jayaweera,
Director Young Skal & Student Exchange, Skal Asian Area
5:00pm Conclusion – Closing speech
7:00pm Departure to dinner “Macao Gastronomy Night” at Grand Coloane Resort
Meeting point: Main entrance of Harbouview hotel and main entrance of Legend Palace hotel
7:30pm – 10:00pm “Macao Gastronomy Night” at Grand Coloane Resort
(Sponsored by Macao Government Tourism Office)
Dress code: smart casual
10:30pm Last bus departure
Saturday, June 23 2018
07:00am – 8:30am Breakfast at hotel
8:30am Doors open at Fisherman’s Wharf
9:00am – 10:30am

09:10am – 09:40am

Opening of GENERAL ASSEMBLY
Dress code: business attirePresentation by SKAL President Dra. Susanna Saari and SKAL CEO Dra. Daniela Otero
10:30am – 11:00am Coffee Break
11:00am – 01:00pm GENERAL ASSEMBLY
1:00pm – 02:00pm Lunch sponsored by 2019 Congress Host Club (Bangalore)
02:00pm – 03:00pm President’s Meeting
03:30pm – 06:30pm TOURIST AND TECHNICAL TOURS
(2 optional tours sponsored by MGTO):
MACAU WORLD HERITAGE
TECHNICAL TOUR focused on the new Macau infraestructures
Dress code: casual
Meeting point: Main entrance of Harbouview hotel and main entrance of Legend Palace hotel
7:30pm Departure to Gala Dinner at MGM COTAI
Meeting point: Main entrance of Harbouview hotel and main entrance of Legend Palace hotel
8:00pm – 11:00pm GALA DINNER – MGM COTAI Ball Room
(Sonsored by MGM COTAI)
Dress code: black tie / tuxedo / national costume
11:30pm Last bus departure
Sunday, June 24 2018
All day Departure or Optional Tours