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Condé Nast Travel, Restaurant changes, Travel Behavior and more | Week 4 of CHATA’s Stay Home Academy

Willemstad, April 28, 2020 – The fourth week of CHATA’s Stay Home Academy will continue to focus on Tourism Recovery and expected changes in our industry. CHATA’s virtual academy will include the following free educational webinars this week. 

Tuesday, April 28, 2020 

Tuesday morning at 10AM, Basic Hotel Security will be presented by Risk Solutions. Followed at 2PM by, Nicole Saunderson and Ruthline Statie from Total Services.  A workshop on how to stay clean and hygienic during these crucial times with a ‘Hygiene and Cleaning’ presentation. Later that day at 4PM, Saneleo Petronella will present a program from GMN called ‘Ban Produsi nos mes Kuminda – Kunukito’ during which viewers can learn how to grow their own crops. 

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Starting at 10AM, Jeremiah Eleonora and Alex Mollen from Deloitte will be giving a presentation on ‘Considerations for the Restaurant Industry’s Response to COVID-19’. Later that day at 2PM, viewers can learn ‘how to make an interactive business intelligence dashboard’ with Google Data Studio presented by Dennis Arindell. 

Thursday, April 30, 2020

On Thursday starting at 2PM, Meagan Jordan from Condé Nast, Heather Stoll de Armas from Z Media and Alexander Galarraga from, will be hosting and presenting an interesting webinar on the ‘Caribbean Travel Trends Report Coronavirus Update 2020’. During this webinar the viewers can expect USA market survey results on traveler behavior and strategies and tactics businesses can implement right now. To start your long weekend off right, at 4PM Henry van der Kwast will be giving a presentation on ‘The Story of Hendry’s Gin’, during which the viewer can participate in the inspiring story of the creation of Henry’s Gin by the founder and name giver himself. 

CHATA will continue to add more virtual workshops to its CHATA Stay Home Academy. These workshops are both practical and theoretical workshops to keep you busy, improve your abilities and add new skills. The workshops are given by a variety of CHATA Members and Partners ready to showcase their skills. 

If you have missed last week’s webinars, we hereby share a quick recap. A presentation from Jim Hepple and Miles Mercera on When will Curaçao’s Tourism Industry Recover, a follow-up session with Kimberley de L’isle from KDL Legal, a COVID-19 HR Impact Survey Analysis by Crystal Willems from CHATA, a remote working workshop with Daniel Corsen from D&I and Ellemieke van Beek from WannaGrow, a presentation on ‘Our Brave New World’ by Peggy Croes from Curaçao Airport Partners, a presentation on ‘Help the Curaçao Economy Bounce Back: Introducing’ by SPIN Internet Media and Bookings Success, a workshop given by Miles Mercera on ‘Living Your Best Life, Even During a Crisis,’ a Water workshop by Kristine Horlings from Brandsimex, a Rum workshop by Albert Vink from Licores Maduro, a Gin workshop by Fabian Cleopa from United Distributors and a Heineken 0.0 Workshop by Sigurd de Wind from Brandsimex.
If you’re interested in participating in any of the abovementioned workshop, please register at, you can also find more information on the CHATA Facebook Page. Stay tuned for more of CHATA’s virtual workshops.

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