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ITIC APAC 2022 Keynote Speaker Announced: Liz Ortiguera of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)


We are delighted to announce our keynote speaker for the ITIC APAC 2022 conference, Liz Ortiguera, CEO of Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA).

The Future of travel in the APAC Region

What does the future of travel look like across the Asia Pacific market? This question will be driving many of the discussions at ITIC APAC next month. Liz will open the conference’s conversation with a key note addressing the topic and will share PATA’s travel trend statistics and a forecast for what we can expect to see now that travel across the region has once more opened.


Liz Ortiguera – CEO

Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)

Liz Ortiguera is a senior executive with over 25 years of global experience and expertise in general management, marketing, business development, and partner network management. Liz is passionate about innovation, business transformation, and community building. Her career spans several industries – travel/lifestyle, technology, financial services, and pharmaceuticals. She’s experienced in working in both MNC (American Express and Merck) and startup environments (SaaS, e-commerce, and ed-tech). For 10 years she was the General Manager for Amex’s Travel Partner Network, Asia-Pacific/ANZ managing partnerships with the top TMC, MICE, and leisure agencies in the region. She is able to adeptly work across cultures and business environments to catalyze opportunities and drive growth.

In her personal life, she has been a continual advocate for poverty eradication programs and education initiatives across the region. Liz is an alumna of Stanford University Graduate Business School, Columbia University Business School, New York University, and The Cooper Union in New York.


ITIC APAC is a regional gathering of the travel and health insurance community. It’s where you can connect with like-minded strategic partners and catch up with colleagues, hear from insightful speakers and join discussions that shape the future of our industry. ITIC APAC 2022 is taking place in Singapore, 12-15 June at The PARKROYAL on Pickering.


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