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How Will Chicago’s Tourism Industry Rebound Safely?

June 26 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT

Delivering over $1 billion in tax revenue in 2019, tourism is a critical industry for Chicago. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, tourism has come to a halt around the world. Now that things are opening again, how are hotels, restaurants, museums and transportation adapting to new health concerns from their guests? Join us for a virtual discussion with leaders in Chicago’s movement toward becoming a global leader in socially responsible tourism and hospitality.

MODERATOR:
Lourdes Duarte  – WGN News, news anchor

PANELISTS:
Glenn Eden – Choose Chicago, board chair
Kevin Boehm – Boka Restaurant Group, CEO and Co-Founder
Bridget Coughlin – Shedd Aquarium, President and CEO
Peter Simoncelli – The Ritz Carlton Chicago, General Manager
Mike Hanna –  United Airlines, VP of Chicago O’Hare hub

Details

Date:
June 26
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm CDT
Website:
https://ulcc-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0vwtVl2sTuKmiDZUpktVuA

How Will Chicago’s Tourism Industry Rebound Safely?

Delivering over $1 billion in tax revenue in 2019, tourism is a critical industry for Chicago. Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, tourism has come to a halt around the world. Now that things are opening again, how are hotels, restaurants, museums and transportation adapting to new health concerns from their guests? Join us for a virtual discussion with leaders in Chicago’s movement toward becoming a global leader in socially responsible tourism and hospitality.

MODERATOR:
Lourdes Duarte  – WGN News, news anchor

PANELISTS:
Glenn Eden – Choose Chicago, board chair
Kevin Boehm – Boka Restaurant Group, CEO and Co-Founder
Bridget Coughlin – Shedd Aquarium, President and CEO
Peter Simoncelli – The Ritz Carlton Chicago, General Manager
Mike Hanna –  United Airlines, VP of Chicago O’Hare hub

Event Date and Time
Jun 26th, 2020 | 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT