The first of many high-profile speakers for this year’s joint AITO and AITO Agents' overseas conference from June 14-17, has been announced.
The conference, which will be held in Funchal and is sponsored by the Portuguese National Tourist Office and the Madeira Promotion Bureau, has announced that this year’s keynote speaker will be Deirdre Bounds, a successful ethical entrepreneur, bestselling author and founder of Deidre started up a business from her bedsit and turned it into the world’s biggest gap-year travel company within ten years.

Other speakers at this year’s conference will cover topics such as the state of the economy, ATOL reform, Flight Plus, how to successfully market your company online, and ‘change management’ principles.

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