Beauty and Wellness

Beauty and Wellness. What do we know? What would we like to know? Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Dr. Anjan Chatterjee, professor, University of Pennsylvania, US Participants: Davide Bollati, chairman, Davines, Italy Laurie Nicoll Nord, president & CEO, Luxury Wellness International, LLC, US Ronit Raphael, president, L.Raphael, Switzerland Nikki Somerset, general manager, BLC Cosmetics, Australia Jennifer Walsh, journalist (advisor, Women’s Health magazine; contributor,…

Tapping into the Business of Wellness Travel

Tapping into the Business of Wellness Travel for Countries and Operators Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Katherine Droga, founder, Droga & Co., Australia Participants: Dr. Jean-Claude Baumgarten, chairman & CEO, CREWE Associates, France Anne Dimon, editor, Travel to Wellness, Canada Manuela Irsara, ecosystem coordinator, health & wellness, IDM Südtirol, Italy Dr. Layla AlMarzouqi, director, Medical Tourism Council, Dubai Health Authority, UAE Christine Peter,…

Business Expansion with Multiple Operations

Business Expansion with Multiple Operations: Sharing Successes and Failures Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Annbeth Eschbach, president & CEO, Exhale Enterprises, Inc., US Participants: C. Victor Brick, CEO, Brick Bodies Fitness Services, Inc., US Tae Kawaskaki, founder & president, The Day Spa Col, Ltd., Japan Chee Kwong Long, managing director, Herbaline Wellness Group, Malaysia Terri Smith, owner, The Woodhouse Day Spa, US Beth…

The Media Speaks: The State of Wellness in the Press

The Media Speaks: The State of Wellness (in the Press)—From Eye-Opening New Trends to Our Era of “Wellness Bashing” Roundtable Discussion and Audience Q&A View the Transcript (Note: The audio and transcript begin after the session began) Moderated by Madelyn Fernstrom, PhD, senior health & wellness advisor, Comcast-NBCUniversal, US Participants: Lauren Armes, founder, Welltodo, UK Sandra Ballentine, editor-at-large, beauty and health, Conde Nast/W magazine, US…

Where Fitness Meets Wellness

Where Fitness Meets Wellness Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Tony de Leede, founder, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat, Australia Participants: Nicola de Cesare, commercial & business development director, digital solutions, Technogym, Italy Simon Flint, CEO, Evolution Wellness Holdings Pte. Ltd., Malaysia Kimberly Fowler, founder & CEO, WellFit Global Consulting, US Karen Golden, group general manager, destination wellness & spa, Belgravia Leisure – Hepburn Wellness Management,…

Health and Wellness Technologies Abound

Health and Wellness Technologies Abound: How Do We Keep Up? Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Joshua McCarter, chief strategy officer, MINDBODY, US Participants: Sammy Gharieni, founder & CEO, Gharieni Group, Germany Kimberly Kovacs, founder, Cormorant Wellness, US Clare Martorana, digital service expert, United States Digital Service, US Rina Raphael, writer & editor, Fast Company magazine, US Sue Thirlwall, co-founder & CEO, Priyana MD,…

Shaping the Future Business of Wellness

Shaping the Future Business of Wellness and Wellbeing in Hospitality and Travel Roundtable Discussion and Audience Q&A View the Transcript Here Moderated by Mia Kyricos, SVP & global head of wellbeing, Hyatt Hotels Corporation, US Participants: Sarah Bader, managing director & principal, Gensler, US Annbeth Eschbach, president & CEO, Exhale Enterprises, Inc., US Teresa Flyger, director, global brand wellness, Hilton Wellness, US Andrew Gibson, Sensei,…

Wellness Lifestyle Real Estate

Wellness Lifestyle Real Estate: Navigating the $130+ Billion Frontier of Building Well to Live Well Panel Discussion and Audience Q&A Moderated by Anna Bjurstam, partner, Raison d’Etre & wellness pioneer, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, Sweden Participants: Jeffrey Abramson, partner, The Tower Companies, US Alfredo Carvajal, president, Delos Signature, Delos Living, LLC, US Katherine Johnston, senior research fellow, GWI, US Jalil Mekouar, CEO, hotels, Majid…