Conference Agenda

Global Adventure and Mountaineering Conference & Expo 2018 (GAMCE 2018)

March 23th-25th, 2018
Hotel Yak and Yeti, Kathmandu, Nepal

A. Adventure Sports

  1. Managing safety, liability and insurance
  2. Risk assessments and safety standards
  3. Certification and accreditation
  4. Innovation in adventure sports harness, gear and equipment
  5. Technical Sessions:
    • Trail auditing and accreditation
    • Mountaineering
    • Trekking
    • Trail-running & sky-running
    • Rafting & Kayaking
    • Cannoning
    • Paragliding
    • Mountain Biking
    • Motoring (Motorbike and FWD)
    • Skiing & Heli-skiing
    • Paddle Boarding
    • Rescue Operation

B. Adventure Tourism

  1. Recalibrating mountain development and adventure tourism
  2. Crisis management in adventure travel
  3. Risk mitigation and Insurance
  4. Innovation in adventure experience
  5. Adventure tourism trends and outlook
  6. Profiling of adventure traveller
  7. Social media focused marketing and sales of adventure travel
  8. Selling adventure to emerging markets: India and China
  9. Market segmentation and product development: women, family, seniors
  10. Business Integration model for retailing, whole-selling, and tour operation in adventure travel

C. Adventure Environment

  1. Nature conservation and wildlife protection
  2. Climate change
  3. Mitigating environment degradation through carbon off-setting
  4. Conservation ethics for adventure travel operators and stakeholders
  5. Regional environment policy regimesregister online for conference