Programme
  • Friday, October 15, 2021
  • 10:30 - 11:30
  • Memo
  • Design Arena - Pav. D3
  • Maurizio Goetz Imagination Design Coach - Danubio srl - partner G-Gravity
  • Roberta Gilardi CEO - G2 Startup - CEO G-Gravity
  • Gloria Puppi Futurist - Speculative Designer - Novus Lab - co-director Speculative Design Hub of the Italian Institute for the Future
  • Michele Bellani CEO HUMANFACTORX - partner G-GRAVITY
  • Gianluca Vaglio technology consultant and Innovation Manager

According to the Global Wellness Institute, by 2024 the sleep economy will generate a turnover of approximately USD 585 billion, offering a great opportunity for the luxury and new wellness hotel sectors. This is an important branch of the wellness economy, which incorporates various ways of taking care of guests’ minds and bodies, improving their rest and relaxation experience. The conference will cover:

  • growth of the Sleep Economy and its impacts on the new tourism offers supporting the sleep experience
  • new traveller needs in the post-Covid era
  • the emergence of sleep deprivation and its effects on health
  • opportunities for the hotel industry and methods to engender systemic innovation in the sleep economy
  • creation of the sleep experience: an ecosystem approach from a product service design perspective
  • designing the sleep experience for future accommodation facilities