Bringing together travel's most influential executives to discuss the industry's pressing questions.

The summit will cover distribution, marketing, travel technology, data analytics, revenue management, partnerships and more!

Discover the formula to own the booking. The business models of travel brands are constantly changing to reflect new technology and consumer trends. Be part of the evolving conversation at EyeforTravel North America 2018. Join over 400 attendees as we tackle challenges and work towards one common goal: delivering a frictionless customer experience.

Latest Updates:

The Expert Speaker Line Up for 2018 Includes:

  • Barry Goldstein
    Barry Goldstein Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
    Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
  • Todd Parker
    Todd Parker Global Head Business Development – Carrier Messaging
    Google
  • Erin Gilmore
    Erin Gilmore Head of Travel & Mobile App Partnerships
    Twitter
  • Rana Ghosh
    Rana Ghosh Head of E-Commerce & Ancillary Revenue
    Spirit Airlines
  • Josh Margolis
    Josh Margolis VP - Customer Journey & Digital Products
    Caesars Corporation
  • Adam Hayashi
    Adam Hayashi VP - Revenue Management & Business Intelligence
    Accor Hotels
  • Nicolette Harper
    Nicolette Harper Vertical Strategy Lead for Tech, Travel, & Telco
    Pinterest
  • Robecta Ma
    Robecta Ma VP - Marketing
    Cathay Pacific Airways
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EyeforTravel 2018: Mission Statement

Our mission for the 20th Annual EyeforTravel North America Summit is:

  • Explore emerging technologies: find the right one to boost profits
  • Identify what your customer needs and personalize your marketing strategy
  • Build global partnerships to drive ancillary products - and deliver that holistic customer experience
  • Your digital strategy is your loyalty strategy: build unbeatable UI and drive customer loyalty
  • Bypass the tech giants with a new data-driven & digital-focused business model

What the 2018 event will cover:

Distribution
• Slash costs of sales by driving direct sales
Partnerships
• Build partnerships to enhance personalisation. Boost revenue and drive customer loyalty
Marketing
• Create a digital product using mobile, content and storytelling to revolutionize branding and guarantee loyalty
Data & RM
• Develop a stronger understanding of the market through data analytics and a revised RM strategy
Travel Tech
• Invest in the right technologies. Hear from the brands leading the way with AI, VR, blockchain and voice technology
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Other confirmed speakers for 2018 include:

  • Mamie Peers
    Mamie Peers ex VP - Digital Marketing
    Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
  • Eduardo Erazo
    Eduardo Erazo Data Scientist
    Amazon
  • Robecta Ma
    Robecta Ma VP - Marketing
    Cathay Pacific Airways
  • Connor Smith
    Connor Smith VP - Brand
    Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
  • Christina Heggie
    Christina Heggie Principal
    Jet Blue Technology Ventures
  • Eliot Hamlisch
    Eliot Hamlisch VP - Worldwide Loyalty & Partnerships
    Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
  • Bill Ramsey
    Bill Ramsey Senior Director - Mobile & Emerging Channels
    Choice Hotels
  • Stephanie Montgomery
    Stephanie Montgomery Senior Manager
    American Airlines
  • Mark Todd
    Mark Todd VP - New Business Development Travel & Hospitality
    Ultimate Data (a division of Wiland)
  • Pedro Renaud Anderson
    Pedro Renaud Anderson Founder
    Winding Tree
View the full speaker line up and agenda here


Unrivalled Networking Opportunities:

At EyeforTravel we are consistently praised for the ample networking opportunities we provide our attendees. This year’s North America Summit is no exception.

At the conference, you will have numerous opportunities to meet and build long-lasting partnerships with the industry’s top stakeholders.

  • Networking lunch and coffee breaks
  • Q&A sessions at the end of each presentation with our expert speakers
  • Drinks reception at the hotel’s exclusive rooftop bar
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Brands attending in 2018:

  • Wcities
  • Group-Desk
  • Pinterest
  • google
  • Wyndham
  • United_Airlines
  • Skyscanner
  • expedia
  • beach.com
  • adda
  • accor
  • American-Airlines
  • cathay-pacific
  • Lufthansa-systems
  • Caesars
  • Booking.com
  • waldorf astoria las vegas
  • Kimpton-Hotels
  • Magnuson
  • TravelPirates
  • Hopper
  • MGMResorts
  • vacasa

Still not convinced?

Why this is 2018’s Must Attend Event

  • 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
  • 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
  • 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

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

Limited Places Available - Register Now!

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

Renu Kannu

Renu Kannu

Project Director
EyeForTravel
+44 747 118 7217 (Global)
renu@eyefortravel.com

Ana Salom-Boira

Ana Salom-Boira

Global Conference Producer
EyeforTravel
+44 (0) 207 375 7150 (Global)
ana@eyefortravel.com

Meredith Pistulka

Meredith Pistulka

Head of Marketing
EyeforTravel
+44 (0) 207 375 7228 (Global)
meredith@eyefortravel.com

Amber Geggus

Amber Geggus

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

2018 Sponsors & Exhibitors

Platinum Sponsors

  • Bond Brand Loyalty
  • Conversant
  • Multiplica
  • Sitel Group

Gold Sponsors

  • Custora
  • Hylink Travel
  • IMI
  • jeenie
  • mindtree
  • SAP
  • Teleperformance
  • Ultimate Data

Silver Sponsors

  • Avvio
  • claritas
  • HotelPlanner
  • LUXOFT
  • Marchex
  • Nagarro
  • NTT DATA
  • Partnerize
  • Pocketalk
  • Step
  • TMG
  • TrapDoor
  • Traveltek