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07/01/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 06/30/2020 23:35

Podcast ‘Travel To: Tomorrow’ – EP.6: Robin Ingle

'Travel To: Tomorrow,' a podcast on the future of travel and tourism hosted by PATA CEO Dr Mario Hardy

With a global pandemic impacting travellers and tourism businesses around the world, Travel To: Tomorrow provides a dose of imagination, insight and inspiration for navigating a path forward. In this podcast series, PATA CEO Dr Mario Hardy talks to prominent speakers, leading futurists and industry pioneers to define the emerging future of the travel and tourism industry.

Episode 6: Robin Ingle

With more than 40 years of experience in providing specialized travel health solutions, Robin Ingle, CEO, Travel Navigator™ and Novus Health®, provides an insightful overview of insurance business, from his experience in the industry to how technology can transform its future. Apart from the business talk, this episode also features how he takes part in film production, what he does during the quarantine period, and his inspirational remarks for tourism professionals.

About Robin

Robin Ingle is a Canadian entrepreneur and a specialist in travel - mobility insurance, travel security and healthcare who currently serves as the CEO of technology companies, Travel Navigator, Near Threat and Novus Health, as well as the global insurance group MSH International - Americas. Robin has over 40 years of experience in providing specialized travel health solutions for adventurers, international students, snowbirds, special risk and worldwide travellers. He is renowned for his hands-on approach and experience in product design, marketing, underwriting, administration, claims/emergency assistance, licensing, and re-insurance.

An industry leader, Robin is frequently consulted by the media, travel and insurance industries as an authority on travel insurance, international security and global health issues. He has helped advance the insurance and travel industry with resources for organizations and consumers alike. Ingle is also actively involved in the film and media industry, working as an executive producer and writer for media production companies sisu Production and DreamMore Films. His experience in this space includes the creation of independent films, documentaries and corporate videos.

Conversation Markers:

0:21 - Introduction: Robin talks about insurance industry and how he got into the business

8:34 - The future of insurance industry

12:38 - What is Travel Navigator?

16:35 - Perspectives: Health vs health of economy

40:27 - How Robin takes part in film production

44:02 - Robin's gadgets