8 JUNE 2022 | 2PM - 5PM

Future Travel : How Innovation & Technology are Revolutionising the Tourism Industry

Keynote address, expert guest panelists and virtual networking.

Prof. Dr Mohd Salehuddin Mohd Zahari 

Keynote Address:
Dean, Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management, UiTM

Moderated by:

Prof. Dr Nor’ain Othman

Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management, UiTM


Improvements in technology and innovation have been spurring the tourism industry globally and reshaping the future of travel. And as the world reopens to travel, there is much excitement on what that future looks like. 

In addition to the rise of digital transformation, leading-edge innovation and the expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT), we have also seen a new class of travellers emerging as the future generation of travellers. This new generation has a unique sense of global awareness and knows exactly what they want when it comes to travel, as they see it as a priority. 

This dialogue looks at tabling how innovation plays a crucial role in redefining the future of travel. From tourism statistics, workforce expertise, millennial travel trends to lifestyle superapps and sustainable travel, be prepared for a lively exchange on how innovation is revolutionising the tourism industry.

JUNE 8, 2022



Keynote Adddress by Prof. Dr Mohd Salehuddin Mohd Zahari 


Discourse – Session 1

Future Tourism & Future Talents


Discourse – Session 2

Travel Generations, Millennial Technology & Experiences


Discourse – SESSION 3

New Frontier of Superapp & Technology Efficiency


Discourse – Session 4

Future Technology & Innovations

The Guest Panelist

Datuk Musa Hj. Yusof

Deputy Director General
Tourism Malaysia

Ms. Angela Fox

General Manager
Petaling Jaya Hotel

Ms. Angelica Chan

Country Manager
Traveloka Malaysia

Ms. Wong Wai Kuan

Global Head of Marketing
Malaysia Airlines

Dr. Faiz Izwan Anuar

Head of Graduate Studies

Mr. Yusno Yunus

Chief Executive Officer & Founder

Mr. Uzaidi Udanis

Malaysian Tourism Council

Prof. Dr. Vikneswaren Nair Sehkaran

President/Professor - Sustainable Tourism
DISTED College, Penang

Ms. Zahirah Yasmin

Travel Influencer

About the

This dialogue is organised as part of Event Planning and Analysis (HTT751) course and is steered by a Project Committee from the Master of Tourism Management, Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management (FPHP), Universiti Teknologi MARA Selangor (UiTM), Puncak Alam Campus, led by Dr. Nor Asmalina Mohd Anuar

The Faculty of Hotel and Tourism Management (FHTM) Universiti Teknologi MARA has been established since 1967 to train future professionals in the disciplines of hospitality and tourism. FHTM is very keen and active in promoting international exchange activities for both students and academics alike. Their unique curriculum accommodates a unique study experience for international students who wish to study on campus with credit transfer given at the end of the program. It has a large number of academic staff totalling to about 300 campus-wide with a minimal qualification of a Master’s degree. Their expertise in the various fields of hospitality such as Tourism, Hotel Management, Food Services and Culinary Arts and Gastronomy can be shared with other universities offering Hospitality programs on an academic staff exchange program.