We would like to introduce our first speakers confirmed:
Melanie Martins is a model, serial entrepreneur and digital Influencer specialised in luxury traveling, lifestyle and fashion. She shows her passion about Travelling and discovering new countries
and cultures in her social media pages on Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat and more. Until now she has visited 40 countries and is a Digital Influencer & Top Lifestyle & Travel Blogger.
In a 20-year travel career, Simon has travelled to over 70 countries and lived and worked in 9. He now runs an international marketing agency with a large network of contacts across the global travel industry. He founded Travel Concept Solution in 2007 and he specialised in creative ideas for building brands online & offline. He created the first national South African blogger campaign in 2011 and Continued to develop new concepts and ideas for international brands around the world.
INGA HLÍN PÁLSDÓTTIR
Director, Visit Iceland & Creative Industries. She has been an integral part of branding and promotion for Iceland for the last decade. Prior she worked for the Trade Council of Iceland. She has also been in charge of the marketing initiative `Inspired by Iceland´ from the beginning. She is on the board of NATA – North Atlantic Tourism Association and is a nonvoting board member for Meet in Reykjavik.
Chief Marketing Officer in iambassador. Nicholas Montemaggi, MBA. He spent five years at the Emilia Romagna Tourist Board in Italy. While there, Nicholas developed the iambassador network, the award-winning Blogville project, which is now in its sixth year. Nicholas was also responsible for European Union Relations and Funding Opportunities for the Tourism Sector for the Emilia Romagna Tourist Board, working together with the Regional
Governmental and the Regional Chambers of Commerce Union EU offices.