LPG Asia Convention 2018

Co-located with World Spa & Wellness Asia 2018
20 - 22 May 2018
JW Marriott Phuket - Thailand

About The Event

JW Marriott Phuket - World Spa & Wellness Asia

Why you must visit the World Spa & Wellness Asia?

World Spa & Wellness Asia sponsored by LPG, coming to JW Marriott Resort & Spa, Phuket, Thailand, on 20-22 May 2018, is a fantastic opportunity for trend spotting, inspiration, networking and learning. World Spa & Wellness Asia will give you the opportunity to check out the latest developments, get your hands on new products, compare prices and develop your skills all under one roof! 

A premium networking and education event for senior spa, clinic and wellness professionals from the Asia region and beyond, World Spa & Wellness Asia will bring together top-level operators with leading industry suppliers.

Keynote Speakers

Mr. Andrew Gibson
VP Well Being Luxury Brands, Accor Hotels
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Ms. Tara Hanrahan
Corporate Director of Spa at Centara Hotels & Resorts
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Mr. Ingo Schweder
GOCO Hospitality & Managing Director
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Ms. Vivienne Tang
Founder and Editor-in-Chief of Destination Deluxe
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Mr. Krod Rojanastien
President of Thai Spa Association
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Ms. Sarah Gieghase
Director of Sales & Education, Welify
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Barry White
Founder & CEO, White Living
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Mr. Sunai Wachirawarakarn
CEO Spanovator

Agenda

08:00
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18:00
All day arrival of VVIP guests at JW Marriott
13:30
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15:30
LPG-Distributors briefing meeting
20:00
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00:00
LPG Exclusive Cocktails Party at The Royal Pavilion + the new Cellu M6 Alliance® Spa Debut!
09:00
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15.00
LPG Professional Workshop you can't miss!
All day event of demon and free sessions workshop with LPG specialists.
09:30
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09:45
Opening Remarks & Orientation
09:45
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10:00
Key Note : The Spa & Wellness Industry has staked its claim in Asia Pacific
Krod Rajanastien, Director, Chiva-Som & President of the Thai Spa Association
10:00
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10:30
Key Note : Disruption is good for the business of spa and wellness
Matthew Allison, Founder, Space Cycle
10:30
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11:30
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "Everyone is talking Wellness..."
Chair : Dan Remon - Luxury Hotel retreats, Sam Foster - DSM, Sharon Kolkka - Gwinganna, Mario Haggo - Little Miss Wellness
10:30
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11:30
Stream 2 - Layan Room "Medical and aesthetic therapies : what is the right move for your business?"
Chair : Louise Cogan - Cocoon Medi Spa-Bali, Dr.Pakpilai - Smed Clinic-Bangkok, Tony Jira-Divana Spa
11:30
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11:45
Break
11:45
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12:45
Stream 1-Rawai Room "Hotel Spas VS Independent Spas"
Chair : Ingo Schweder – Goco Hospitality, Georgia Sutherland – Glo Day Spas-Bali, Premjit – MSPA-Thailand, Lai Ping Chik – YTL
11:45
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12:45
Stream 2 - Layan Room "Will we ever master RETAIL?!?!"
Chair : Todd Hewitt – Shangri-La-Hong Kong, Debra Tate – Beauty Biz-Melbourne, Simone Pederson – Red Scout-Hong Kong
12:45
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14:30
Luncheon
NETWORKING LUNCH. EXPO
14:30
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15:30
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "Salaries & Benefits – the topic everyone wants to know about and doesn’t want to talk about!"
Chair : Kathryn Moore – Spa Connectors Luisa Anderson–Four Seasons-Bali, Chaja Kerstin – Mandara Spa-Asia, Dr Abhishek Jain – WTS-India
14:30
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15:30
Stream 2 - Layan Room "It’s all about Digital"
Vivienne Tang – Destination Luxe-Hong Kong, Bianca Mayer – Spa Connectors & Digital Lifestyle Influencer, Matthew Allison – Space Cycle
15:30
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16:30
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "How to win friends and Influence people!"
Tania Chernova, Tania is a professional speaker and business coach
15.30
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16.30
Stream 2 - Layan Room "Yield Management"
Faheem Ebrahim, Kathryn Moore – Spa Connectors
16.30
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16.45
Break
16.45
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17.30
True, False or NO IDEA!
Chair : Mark Moloney, Barry White – White Design, Emma McGrady – Crown Spas-Australia, Andrew Gibson - Accor
17.20
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18.00
End day 1 Congress
19.00
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00:00
Networking Dinner
09.30
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09.45
Regroup and Orientation
09.45
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10.25
KEYNOTE : Lyndall Mitchell, Fouder Aurora Spa & The Essentials. Australia
Motivation. An overused word, an under used resource. How motivating staff, partners suppliers and even customers can help grow your business.
10.25
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11.20
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "Who is influencing the Influencers?"
Catherine Nicol – Spa Journalist & Blogger-Hong Kong, Yvette Le Blowitz – Spa IT Girl
10.25
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11.20
Stream 2 - Layan Room "New services and treatments in the world of medi – spa"
Chair : Sarah Ghiehgese – Wellify, Dr.Chatchai Sribundit - Absolute Health, Dr.Wanda-Siriwan Tangchareonchaichana - Health Avenue
11.20
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12.15
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "No Sex Please we’re British Professional!"
Chair : Tara Hanrahan – Amari - Thailand, Linda Overman - JW Marriott - Phuket, Sunai – Spa Consultant, Phoebe Boonkerd - Amatara
11.20
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12.15
Stream 2 - Layan Room "Training – What are the options??"
Chair: Kathryn Dowthwaite – Blay Spa Education Academy -UK, Johnny Chang – Spa Solutions – China, Alex Zotos – Elly Lukas - Melbourne, Angela Derks – Wellness Management - Queensland
12.15
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14:00
Luncheon
NETWORKING LUNCH. EXPO
14:00
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15:00
Stream 1 - Rawai Room "Customer satisfaction is the key to a performing business!"
Naomi Gregory – Spa Sessions - QT Spas
14.15
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15.00
Stream 2 - Layan Room "Retail – The Hard questions!"
Chair : Sam Arnold - Spa Advocates, Shoshana Weinberg – Four Seasons - HK, Nisha Lane - W Hotel - BKK, Ina Soong – Peninsula - Hong Kong, Vasu – Panpuri - Thailand
15:00
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16:00
"What I wish I knew then.."
Chair : Mark Maloney, Andrew Gibson - Accor, Niamh O’Connell – Rosewood, Kattaleeya Buetto – Capella - Bangkok
16:00
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16:30
"BUSINESS TAKE-AWAYS"
Chairs of each sessions report back on conference highlights. Feedback from delegates. Questions.
16:30
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18:00
Wrap-Up and close

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The Venue

Venue Name

JW Marriott Phuket