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Event Date: 
Mon, 2020-06-01 to Tue, 2020-06-02
Event Location: 
San Diego, USA
Number of attendees: 
350
Précis: 
The Travel Summit 2020 is travel's largest gathering of CX and marketing executives set to revolutionize hospitality with analytics-driven AI
Author: Jonny Barrett
Posted: January 13, 2020, 2:54 pm
Author: Editor
Posted: December 20, 2019, 11:56 am

We all seek digital transformation – increased use of technology to serve our customers better, drive new revenue, and increase profitability. However, there are so many possible opportunities across the technology landscape – this could anything from technology that is internally developed to proprietary solutions that use scarce technology resources or partnerships with entrepreneurial start-ups that have their own implementation challenges.

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Author: Editor
Posted: December 19, 2019, 2:50 pm

The ‘R’ word is back! Given that the UK, for one, saw international business air travel demand cut by 25% in the last recession and globally the squeeze forced restructuring by airlines, hotels groups and travel agents, it is hardly surprising that the travel business is twitchy. Thus economic and financial numbers are being read as runes.

Actually, while growth is undoubtedly slowing, recession has not arrived yet, but that has not stopped publication of a host of ‘what to-do’s’ and safeguarding customer loyalty tops them.

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Author: Editor
Posted: December 9, 2019, 10:54 am

‘Fake-news!’ – that now all-too-familiar cry has been supplanted in travel by ‘fake-reviews!’ Sleuthing on the part of Which Travel recently produced a report suggesting that as many as one in seven top-rated hotels on TripAdvisor have had their profiles boosted by fake reviews.

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Author: Editor
Posted: December 3, 2019, 8:53 am

Impala, an API firm connecting hotel data, and UBIO, the robotic transaction automation platform, have three things in common. They are both tech start-ups backed by Howzat Partners, an investment fund co-founded in 2007 by Hugo Burge and David Soskin, who were formerly CEOs of Momondo Group, which was acquired by Booking Holdings in 2017. They are also both in the game of disrupting travel distribution with a strong focus on the hotel industry.

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Author: Editor
Posted: November 27, 2019, 12:11 pm

The hotel estate is infinite! What Kristie Goshow, Chief Marketing Officer of Preferred Hotels, means by this, is that we all need to unlearn the standard notions of hotel products and reconstruct amenities and services around diverse and changing customer needs.

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Author: Editor
Posted: November 19, 2019, 11:30 am

Investment is flooding into tours and activities. You only have to consider the recent $484-million investment into Berlin start-up GetYourGuide. But then look at Google to understand that this is also a tough area to crack. The search giant recently rolled back its Touring Bird experiment into its core travel group, and what happens next remains to be seen.

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Author: Editor
Posted: November 15, 2019, 9:43 am

All is not quiet on the hotel distribution front. Yes Amoma, one of the biggest culprits in undercutting hotel rates, may be out of the picture. And yes, the recent Marriott-Expedia tie up is being viewed as a groundbreaking move to redefine the wholesale redistribution model. Yet the cost of distribution continues to rise and the relationship between hotels and the platforms that distribute their inventory remains unbalanced.

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Author: Editor
Posted: November 11, 2019, 8:01 am

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