THE Executive Summit @ MTS
Westin Snowmass Resort & Conference Center
Westin Snowmass, Alpine Springs Room
Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
By Invitation Only
Innovation. Leadership. Passion
This year THE Executive Summit @ MTS is all-new with three objectives.
|Create an interactive and networking-friendly environment|
|Discuss topics that are focused and relevant|
|Maximize the experience for everyone by selecting “A-List” participants and speakers|
THE Executive Summit @ MTS Schedule:
12:30 pm – 1:00 pm Networking, Meet and Greet
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm – 2:50 pm Discussion of Topics: Innovation, Leadership, and Passion
2:50 pm – 3:15 pm Feedback from roving moderators and group discussion
6:00 pm – 6:45 pm Private Cocktail Reception
Please note: All Executive Summit attendees are invited to join The MTS Forum General Sessions I, II & III on Wednesday, April 10 that take place prior to and after THE Executive Summit, plus any of the WORKshops that begin at 3:15 pm.
Topics – Innovation,
Leadership, and Passion
Industry thought leaders present short introductions to the topics, which will be followed by moderated table talk discussions. Roving moderators will listen-in and help distil the conversation later during their recap. To conclude, we will have a 15-minute group discussion.
|What innovation in the travel
industry is primed to make a difference for the
mountain travel industry? How does our industry
utilize innovation to get growing again?
Erik Blachford, Venture Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures
Ian Arthur, CMO, Intrawest
|How are we growing the next
generation of leaders for the mountain travel
industry? Who will lead the industry forward?
Where are the young leaders going to come from?|
David Ingemie, President, SnowSports Industries America
Bill Jensen, CEO, Intrawest
|Passion -||The industry is full of
passion, but how do we spread that passion to
those who haven’t tasted powder? How do we grow
the love of the mountains, and grow the sport?
Art Webb, CEO, BCF
Chris Klug, Olympic Medalist and Founder, The Chris Klug Foundation
Roving - Moderators
|Key to the program will be
developing a sense of what was said in the room
during the moderated table talk. The roving
moderators will take notes and present their
summaries following the speakers. Comments from
the moderators will drive the final summary
discussion that will be open to all attendees.
Meg O’Leary, Director, Commerce, State of Montana
Rob Perlman, Senior Vice President-Marketing & Sales, Steamboat Ski Area
Rob Torres, Managing Director, Travel, Google