Professor Luke O’Neill discusses vaccines, variants and the reopening of the travel, tourism and hospitality economy

Earlier this week the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) spoke with Professor of Biochemistry and Immunology Luke O’Neill on how society and the economy is winning the battle against Covid. Positive, engaging and stimulating, Luke discusses how international travel can restart, how we must live alongside variants, the importance of embracing antigen testing, and how […]... Read More

ITIC talks to Paul Kelly about the current crisis and tourism’s future

Earlier this week the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) met with Paul Kelly, CEO of Fáilte Ireland, to hear about the Agency’s key role in assisting the tourism industry in this unprecedented crisis. Paul talks about how Fáilte Ireland have reorientated their people and resources to support the industry, the likely importance of the domestic […]... Read More

At Your Service: ITIC interview with John Brennan

John Brennan, of the Kenmare Park and Dromquinna Manor, is one of Ireland’s best known hoteliers. He recently sat down with the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) to discuss his hopes for tourism industry’s reopening in June. Full of insight and perspective CLICK HERE or on the image below to watch the 20 minute interview.... Read More

Willie Walsh talks exclusively to ITIC about how to restart international aviation

As part of ITIC’s major virtual conference yesterday – Leading the Tourism Recovery – Willie Walsh talked exclusively to conference moderator Dearbhail McDonald about the challenges for international aviation during a global pandemic. Willie, incoming Director General of IATA, and CEO of IAG up to last summer, shares his views on the Irish Government’s response […]... Read More

Irish Tourism Industry Revival Plan launched at major virtual conference

At a major virtual conference this morning an updated Tourism Industry Revival Plan was launched outlining how the sector can recover over the coming years from the ravages of the Covid-19 pandemic. The conference – Leading the Tourism Recovery – was organised by the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation (ITIC) and included contributions from Minister Catherine […]... Read More

Leading the Tourism Recovery, ITIC’s virtual conference 10th February 2021 – don’t forget to secure your place

Registrations for the Irish Tourism Industry Confederation’s major virtual conference on February 10th have been coming in at pace. If you have already registered then you have a great morning to look forward to. If you have yet to register then please do so by clicking on the links below. The conference – Leading the […]... Read More