Summer Exchange Timetable

Here is what you can expect from our one-day LISTEX Summer Exchange on 1 May at The Snow Centre, Hemel Hempstead.*

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Our LISTEX 2019 theme is ‘Opportunity’

9.00-10.00 Networking breakfast, with thanks to our hosts, The Snow Centre
10.00-11.00 Keynote: Laurent Vanat – Author International Report on Snow and Mountain Tourism 2019. What are the opportunities revealed? 

Consultant and Author Laurent Vanat draws on over a decade of experience since the first report was published in 2009. Now 10 years on in 2019, what are the challenges and opportunities facing our industry for the next decade, and how do we best exploit them?

11.00-11.20 Networking & coffee break
11.20 – 11.40 Opportunity: Growing the schools market 

Luke Pierce of schools specialist Club Europe will outline the opportunities available for the industry from a growing schools market.

11.40-12.00 The opportunity for Great Britain to be a top 5 snowsports nation 

GB Snowsports stated aim is to be a top 5 global snowsports nation by 2030. What could this deliver for the industry, and in turn how can the industry help achieve this ambition?

12.00-12.40 Growing the market – the Mountain Business 365 Model

James Gambrill of LISTEX presents a new model for growing the mountain economy in 2020 and beyond.

12.40-13.40 Lunch 
13.40-16.00 LISTEX Lab, Small Business Workshop

LISTEX Lab experts present an interactive workshop covering PR, marketing, legalities, finance and more for any company operating or planing to operate in the snowsports industry. Learn first hand from industry experts, experienced and successful business owners, directors and entrepreneurs in the snowsports industry.

Trade Exchange (7 appointments)

16.00-16.30pm Networking & coffee break
16.30-17.30 Ski Session

Trade Exchange (3 appointments)

17.30-18.30  Opportunities after Brexit  

Our industry expert panel will explore and debate what opportunities exist or may have been created post Brexit. Don’t miss this session!

18.30-19.00  Networking & coffee break
19.00-20.00 LISTEX Awards 

The inaugural LISTEX awards celebrate the best in marketing, innovation, product development and more

20.00-22.00 Press reception, dinner and drinks


We look forward to seeing you at the LISTEX Summer Exchange 2019. Any questions please email

If there is a specific topic or content you would like to see discussed at the Winter Exchange event on 25 & 26 September, please email

*LISTEX Forum sessions are subject to change