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Beyond Travel & Tourism: Managing the Scope of the Coronavirus Crisis

February 21, 2020 @ 2:45 pm - 5:00 pm

The impact of the Coronavirus is escalating across the travel and consumer sectors in South East Asia. Some economists are predicting that these effects could endure for several months. In response, governments in ASEAN, and businesses in related sectors, such as retail, aviation, transport, hospitality, MICE, healthcare and the digital economy, must work together to overcome unprecedented challenges.

AMCHAM is proud to present a diverse group of experts, Gary Bowerman, founder of Check-In AsiaHannah Pearson, director of Pear AndersonPhilip See, CEO of FlyFirefly Sdn Bhd who will discuss the travel sector as an integrated part of the Malaysian economy, and the potential impact on business and leisure travel, investment flows, employment, consumer confidence, stock values and government policy of a protracted health crisis.

This informative closed-door session will be held on 21 February 2020 at 2:45pm to 5:00pm at the AMCHAM Executive Office.

For further information please contact us at [email protected] or call +603 2727 0070

Please Note: We request that all attendees wash their hands upon arrival on the 10th Floor and help us safeguard the environment for all. If you are feeling unwell please visit your healthcare provider and/or rest at home – we want your 100% self back on your feet soon.


Event Details

February 21, 2020
2:45 pm - 5:00 pm


Level 10 Bangunan Faber Imperial Court Jalan Sultan Ismail
Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur 50250 Malaysia
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+603 2727 0070