North America’s largest commercial travel summit covering distribution, travel technology, data analytics, revenue management, marketing, partnerships and much more!

Our mission in 2018 is to enable you to:

  • Understand what the right technologies to invest in are, and why
  • Understand what your customers want, and the price they will pay through truly data-driven insights
  • Invest in cross-industry partnerships so you can source and sell the travel product your customer wants
  • Overcome the fragmentation in the supply of travel products, and form innovative commercial models that bypass the tech giants and get your product in front of the traveler when they want to buy

The Expert Speaker Line Up for 2018 Includes:

  • Barry Goldstein
    Barry Goldstein Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
    Wyndham Hotel Group
  • Michael Almeraris
    Michael Almeraris AR/VR Head of Developer Partnerships
    Google
  • Ravi Simhambhatla
    Ravi Simhambhatla VP - Commercial Technology & Corporate Systems
    United Airlines
  • Sean Brevick
    Sean Brevick VP - Marketing and Digital Services
    Marriott
  • Mamie Peers
    Mamie Peers VP - Digital Marketing
    Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
  • Adam Hayashi
    Adam Hayashi VP - Revenue Management & Business Intelligence
    Accor Hotels
  • Gil Harel
    Gil Harel Head of Partnerships Hotels & Content
    Skyscanner
  • Eliot Hamlisch
    Eliot Hamlisch VP - Worldwide Loyalty & Partnerships
    Wyndham Hotel Group
  • Drew Wells
    Drew Wells VP - Revenue Management
    Allegiant Air
  • Michael Marino
    Michael Marino SVP & Chief Experience Officer
    Caesars Corporation
  • Christina Heggie
    Christina Heggie Principal
    Jet Blue Technology Ventures
  • Eduardo Erazo
    Eduardo Erazo Data Scientist
    Amazon
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  • Hostelworld

    "eftusa delivered tenet challenging and thought stimulating presentations followed by the opportunity to network informally with industry peers and thought leaders. This type of event re-energises and resets one enthusiasm for the travel industry"

    - John O’Donnell, Chief Technology Officer, HostelWorld

What the 2018 event will cover:

Driving direct
distribution

Explore the strategies driving direct sales and the technologies that can make your brand more visible to travellers
Building new
partnerships

Discover how to build partnerships that drive revenue AND customer loyalty through the latest personalization tools and techniques
Marketing
Strategy

Learn how to implement the latest strategies in mobile, content, storytelling, loyalty and much more
Data & Revenue Management
Strategies
Find out the latest in the world of RM & Analytics, including case studies on how companies have changed their RM strategies to keep up with the competition
Understanding upcoming technology platforms
Find out what technology you should be investing in and what the top players in the industry are doing
Download the 2018 brochure

Other confirmed speakers for 2018 include:

  • Thomas Magnuson
    Thomas Magnuson CEO
    Magnuson Hotels
  • Emmanuel Arnaud
    Emmanuel Arnaud CEO
    GuesttoGuest & HomeExchange
  • Heather Richer
    Heather Richer Chief Marketing Officer
    RedAwning (ex-Kimpton Hotels)
  • Pedro Renaud Anderson
    Pedro Renaud Anderson Founder
    Winding Tree
  • Bill Ramsey
    Bill Ramsey Senior Director - Mobile & Emerging Channels
    Choice Hotels
  • Blake O’Rafferty
    Blake O’Rafferty Head of Partnerships - Americas
    HotelsCombined.com
  • EstebanVelez
    Esteban Velez VP - Information Technology & Cyber Security
    Classic Hotels & Resorts
  • Emre Mangir
    Emre Mangir Chief Commercial Officer
    Mozio
  • Del Ross
    Del Ross Senior Advisor
    Mckinsey & Company
  • Tim Goodwin
    Tim Goodwin Chief Technology Officer
    Vacasa
  • Melanie Shintaku
    Melanie Shintaku Director - Experience Design
    Marriott International
  • Siobhan Mitchell
    Siobhan Mitchell Director - Loyalty Marketing
    Accor Hotels
  • Clay Newton
    Clay Newton Director of UX Research & Content
    Hotwire
  • Stephanie Cloud
    Stephanie Cloud Director of Travel Industry Sales
    MGM Resorts
View the full speaker line up and agenda here


See what attendees had to say about EyeforTravel North America 2017

EyeforTravel North America is where the industry meets to learn, partner and do business. Click on the video alongside to see what attendees had to say

Download the 2018 brochure

Brands who attended in 2017:

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  • Appleton International Airport
  • Google
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  • Bartell Hotels
  • Super Clubs Resorts
  • Wyndham
  • Castle Resorts & Hotels
  • IHG
  • expedia
  • RoomKey

    "Eye for Travel brought great insight into the potential future developments, technologies and strategies that we may see emerging in the next 5-10 years"

    - Steve Sickel, CEO, RoomKey

Designed for Your Entire Team

We have designed this summit to address the growing challenges of distribution, digital marketing, mobile strategy, data strategy, revenue management and pricing, travel technology and much more. However, with over 75+ speakers sharing insights across 3 tracks over two days, we strongly recommend representatives from your key departments attend as a team to get you the best ROI. 

With Marriott and Choice Hotels discussing taking your customer journey to the next level, Google talking about AR and bringing it to life, Booking.com covering the future of CX when it comes to technology and more - attendance from your entire team will ensure you get the most of out of all the sessions and networking. And isn’t it a good step to breaking down the departmental silos?

Group discounts: We offer group discounts for 3 or more attendees. If you’re planning on sending your team, please get in touch with me directly at renu@eyefortravel.com

Click here to secure your pre-launch discounted passes!
  • Palace Resorts

    "As a speaker and first-time attendee of EyeforTravel North America, I was genuinely impressed with the turnout for this event, as well as the varied selection of speakers and topics"

    - Kathy Halpern, VP - Marketing, Palace Resorts

Who attends EyeforTravel North America?

Here’s a quick glance of some of our past attendees

  • aa
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    hyatt
    HotelPlanner.com
  • tripadvisor
    virgin-america
    Morgans
    Trivago
  • compa
    amazon
    gogobot
    Fairmont
  • Google
    starwood-hotels
    DFW
    Viator
  • Alaska-Airlines
    San-Diego-Chargers
    southwest-airelines
    ihg
  • priceline
    Destination-Hotels
    La-Quinta
    United-Airlines
  • twitter
    Skyscanner
    Posadas
    Choice-Hotels
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  • Lufthansa Systems

    "This conference drove home the necessity of personalizing and contextualizing data in customer interactions"

    - Michael Childers, Lufthansa Systems

If you’re interested in participating in the conference, please get in touch:

Renu Kannu

Renu Kannu

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

Tim Gunstone

Tim Gunstone

Managing Director
EyeforTravel
+1800 814 3459 x7557 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7557 (Global)
tim@eyefortravel.com

Meredith Pistulka

Meredith Pistulka

Marketing Manager
EyeforTravel
+1800 814 3459 x7228 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7228 (Global)
meredith@eyefortravel.com

Amber Geggus

Amber Geggus

Head of Sales
and Sponsorship
EyeForTravel
+1800 814 3459 x7501 (US)
+44 (0) 207 375 7501 (Global)
amber@eyefortravel.com

2018 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Platinum Sponsors

  • Conversant
  • Sitel Group

Gold Sponsors

  • mindtree
  • SAP

Silver Sponsors

  • Avvio
  • Brillembourg
  • HotelPlanner
  • NTT DATA
  • TMG
You can call us on +44 (0) 207 375 7150 or email amber@eyefortravel.com and we can set up the time to talk

2017 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Platinum Sponsors

  • altexsoft
  • Conversant
  • lola tech
  • NIIT
  • Revenue Analytics & Accenture

Gold Sponsors

  • Affirm
  • Amadeus
  • bokun
  • EPAM
  • iPinYou
  • Mindtree
  • Miles
  • pixlee
  • Room Key
  • SAP
  • WorldPay

Silver Sponsors

  • Infobip
  • Jebbit
  • lionbridge
  • sentient
  • StackAdapt
  • TIBC
  • zaplox
  • Zeta

Start-Up Sponsors

  • HotelPlanner
  • Travelport

Media Partners

  • Presswire
  • GlobalHotelNetwork
  • Hospitality Trendz
  • Vendorcom