2019 Asia Pacific Golf Summit Programme

Day One – 4th November 2019

8:30am

8:50am

 

Walk-In

Welcome Address

Mike Sebastian

Chief Executive Officer

Asia Pacific Golf Group, Singapore

9:00am

 

Keynote Address

Meagan Fallone

Chief Executive Officer

The Barefoot College, India

9:40am

 

Preparing Golf For The Digital Age

Michael Cole

Chief Technology Officer

PGA European Tour, United Kingdom

10:20am

 

 

 

11:00am

 

The Country Club Is Alive And Healthy

Michael Leemhuis

Managing Director

The Collection Clubs , U.S.A.

Time To Keep It Green

Andy Johnston

General Manager/Director of Agronomy

Sentosa Golf Club, Singapore

11:40am

 

The Age Of Super-Grasses Is Here!

David Doguet

Founder/President

BladeRunner Farms Inc., U.S.A.

12:20pm

2:00pm

 

LUNCH

A New Service Paradigm Looms

Andy Stangenberg

Founder/President

Q-Principle Inc., U.S.A.

3:00pm

 

Making Golf Fun!

Jeremy Dale

PGA Certified Coach, Speaker, MC and Auctioneer

Jeremy Dale Golf, United Kingdom

4:00pm

 

Awakening To A Nightmare

Andrew Wood

Founder/Managing Director

Legendary Marketing, U.S.A.

5:00pm

 

 

Dialogue Session – Is Golf Headed For Better Days?

James Cronk (chair)

President, Cronk Group, Canada

Michael Leemhuis, Managing Director, The Collection Clubs, USA

Andrew Wood, Founder/Managing Director, Legendary Marketing, USA

John McNair, Vice President – Golf Operations, JC Resort, USA

6:00pm

6:30pm

Cocktails

APGS 2019 Welcome Reception

Day Two – 5th November 2019

9:00am

9:30am

 

Walk-In

Women In Golf’s Cross-Hairs

Elisa Gaudet

Founder

Executive Golf International/Women’s Golf Day, U.S.A.

10:10am

 

 

 

10:40am

 

A Fireside Chat – Driving Women’s Golf To New Heights

Kavita Singh

President

Women’s Golf Association of India, India

Investing And Growing Junior Golf

Raymond Roessel

Chairman of PacificPine Sports Group/

CEO, Golf for Shankai Sports Group, China

11:20am

 

China Gives Golf Tourism Thumbs Up

Simon Yang

Director of Club Operations

Mission Hills Group, China

11:50am

 

 

 

12:45pm

Saudi Arabia – An Exciting New Frontier     

Majed Al-Sorour

Chief Executive Officer

Saudi Golf Federation, Saudi Arabia

LUNCH

2:00pm

 

 

 

3:00pm

 

The Power Of 5G People

James Cronk

President

Cronk Group,  Canada

Training And Skills Upgrading

Stephen Bernhard

Executive Chairman

Bernhard & Co. Ltd, United Kingdom 

4:00pm

 

Golf Tourism – Is It Being Handled Well?

Rudy Anderson (Chair)

President/CEO, Pacific Links International, Canada

Panel Members

Mark Chapleski, President, Troon International, UAE

Mohamed Juma Buamaim, Founder/CEO, Golf Citizen, UAE

Brandon De Souza, Chairman & Managing Director, Tiger Sports Marketing, India

Ben Styles, Vice President of Golf, Hoiana Shores Golf Club, Vietnam

5:00pm

 

 

6:00pm

The Ultimate 5G Proposition For Golf Courses

James Prusa

Principal

James Graham Prusa Associates, U.S.A.

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