Monday, April 28, 2008
The PATA CEO Challenge has been officially opened
Reporting live from the PATA CEO Challenge in Bangkok: Jens Thraenhart - Tourism Internet Marketing Blog
H.E. Weerasak Kowsurat, the Minister of Tourism and Sports of Thailand formerly opened the first PATA CEO Challenge in Bangkok after the PATA CEO Peter de Jong and PATA Chairman Brian Deeson made their opening remarks.
The Minister was very proud that Bangkok was chosen as th venue of this important event, and stressed the vitality to collaborate and work together as it relates to climate change. Thailand itself is taking th issue very seriously itself.
The keynote speaker Dr. RK Pachauri, the Chairman of the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), joined the summit attendees virtually. A live webcast of the speach, produced in collaboration between Tips from the T-List and TravelMole.com can be viewed at the PATA Summit page on TipsfromtheTlist.com.