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Day One

Keynotes Mobile and Tech Innovation Social Media and Content

  • Keynotes
    Master the Art of Tech Evolution in Travel to Win

    With 60% of leisure and 41% of business travelers making their travel arrangements via the internet, the industry has completely transformed itself into a digital-first sector.

    Get a head start on how to rapidly evolve your strategy to adapt to mobile and tech savvy brands, and gain insights into simplifying and sustaining your product to win the customer.

    Future-proof your strategy to thrive in the era of mobile and tech savvy brands, and gain real-world insights into simplifying and sustaining your product proposition to win demanding customers.

    The Appetite for Apps

    Success with apps has been sporadic for a vast majority of travel companies, yet investment remains high.

    With 100 million apps downloaded for Uber v 900 million for FB messenger, should you build your own or use an established platform to communicate with the majority of your customers?

    Create an incredibly useful app for loyal and high level customers and turn your app into a must-have tool to service, upsell and engage customers pre, during and post trip.

    Pre- Trip, On Trip & Post Trip: The One Stop Shop for Your Travelers’ Needs

    Travel behavior is changing and customers want more from a trip. In today’s world you can interact with your travelers from the get go - from booking, to cars, to city walks, to leg room and local activities. See how you can unlock new revenue streams by bolting on customized options across the travelers’ journey.

    Augmented and Virtual Reality: Take the Traveler on Holiday

    With 6DoF VR headsets, smartphone VR (Daydream, Gear), Cardboard, Tango, 360 and VR video, and apps like YouVisit, we finally have the opportunity to surf a wave in Hawaii, look inside a first class cabin, create virtual concierges or even explore Vegas on a comfy couch.

    How can travel companies start thinking through the new and emerging technologies coming to market to give potential researchers, dreamers, experiencers and bookers new options for achieving their goals?

    LUNCH

Day Two

Keynotes Mobile and Tech Innovation Social Media and Content

  • Keynotes
    Fireside chat: The Digitization of Travel - From Inspiration to Taxi Home

    Develop your digital roadmap: Travel is human, but with digital being a key part of our lives; travel brands need to invest digital transactions and user-data to drive personalization and create customer loyalty.

    Which Way Now? Google, Partnerships or Going Direct?

    With more advertising and marketing budget spent with Google, the session will discuss what travel brands are doing to push direct bookings including tools, partnerships and technologies they are trialing.

    Google’s role in travel and how the industry is destined to change with Google Trips Capitalise on profits and reduce dependence on other brands to take ownership of the customer

    Reaching the Chinese Traveler

    With 846 million monthly active users worldwide, WeChat have become an important way of life for many around the world. Learn what WeChat offers as a lifestyle ecosystem and how your brand can leverage the app to reach Chinese travelers, even before they depart to the United States.

    LUNCH

Day One

Keynotes Mobile and Tech Innovation Social Media and Content

  • Keynotes
    Master the Art of Tech Evolution in Travel to Win

    With 60% of leisure and 41% of business travelers making their travel arrangements via the internet, the industry has completely transformed itself into a digital-first sector.

    Get a head start on how to rapidly evolve your strategy to adapt to mobile and tech savvy brands, and gain insights into simplifying and sustaining your product to win the customer.

    Future-proof your strategy to thrive in the era of mobile and tech savvy brands, and gain real-world insights into simplifying and sustaining your product proposition to win demanding customers.

    The Appetite for Apps

    Success with apps has been sporadic for a vast majority of travel companies, yet investment remains high.

    With 100 million apps downloaded for Uber v 900 million for FB messenger, should you build your own or use an established platform to communicate with the majority of your customers?

    Create an incredibly useful app for loyal and high level customers and turn your app into a must-have tool to service, upsell and engage customers pre, during and post trip.

    Pre- Trip, On Trip & Post Trip: The One Stop Shop for Your Travelers’ Needs

    Travel behavior is changing and customers want more from a trip. In today’s world you can interact with your travelers from the get go - from booking, to cars, to city walks, to leg room and local activities. See how you can unlock new revenue streams by bolting on customized options across the travelers’ journey.

    Augmented and Virtual Reality: Take the Traveler on Holiday

    With 6DoF VR headsets, smartphone VR (Daydream, Gear), Cardboard, Tango, 360 and VR video, and apps like YouVisit, we finally have the opportunity to surf a wave in Hawaii, look inside a first class cabin, create virtual concierges or even explore Vegas on a comfy couch.

    How can travel companies start thinking through the new and emerging technologies coming to market to give potential researchers, dreamers, experiencers and bookers new options for achieving their goals?

    LUNCH

Day Two

Keynotes Mobile and Tech Innovation Social Media and Content

  • Keynotes
    Fireside chat: The Digitization of Travel - From Inspiration to Taxi Home

    Develop your digital roadmap: Travel is human, but with digital being a key part of our lives; travel brands need to invest digital transactions and user-data to drive personalization and create customer loyalty.

    Which Way Now? Google, Partnerships or Going Direct?

    With more advertising and marketing budget spent with Google, the session will discuss what travel brands are doing to push direct bookings including tools, partnerships and technologies they are trialing.

    Google’s role in travel and how the industry is destined to change with Google Trips Capitalise on profits and reduce dependence on other brands to take ownership of the customer

    Reaching the Chinese Traveler

    With 846 million monthly active users worldwide, WeChat have become an important way of life for many around the world. Learn what WeChat offers as a lifestyle ecosystem and how your brand can leverage the app to reach Chinese travelers, even before they depart to the United States.

    LUNCH

Got a question? Get in touch below!

Shreya Ganapathy

Shreya Ganapathy

Project and Research Director
EyeForTravel
+1800 814 3459 x7150 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7150 (Global)
shreya@eyefortravel.com

Joshua Bull

Henry Payne

Business Development Executive
EyeForTravel
+44 (0) 207 375 7509 (Global)
henry@eyefortravel.com

Joshua Bull

Renu Kannu

Project Director
EyeForTravel
+1800 814 3459 x7197 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7197 (Global)
renu@eyefortravel.com

2017 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Gold Sponsors

  • Emarsys
  • hotel-planner
  • Miles
  • PressReader
  • Pixlee
  • Smartly
  • user testing

Thought Leadership Sponsor

  • microsoft

Silver Sponsors

  • chute
  • Jivox
  • Tibco
  • Appstem
  • Triposo
  • Splitty

Media and Knowledge Partners

  • Airport Technology
  • CH-and-Lodging-association
  • Global Hotel Network
  • Hospitality Technology
  • Hotel Business Review
  • Hotel Marketing
  • Hotel News Now
  • Hotel News Resource
  • Hotel Online
  • Hotel Speak
  • Social Media Examiner
  • Travel Tour