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.
- New Speakers: Kurien Jacob (Principal, Highgate Ventures), Amir Amidi (Managing Partner, Plug and Play Tech Center), Vlatka Barcan (Co-Founder & CEO, Fifth Revenue) Check out the speaker page for the latest list
- New Attendees: Hilton Worldwide, Hotels City Express, Royal Resorts, Castle Resorts & HotelsRegister your pass today and save!
- New Sponsors: Partnerize and Travel Media Group Explore sponsorship options
The Expert Speaker Line Up for 2018 Includes:
Barry Goldstein Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Erin Gilmore Head of Travel & Mobile App Partnerships
Ravi Simhambhatla VP - Commercial Technology & Corporate Systems
Sean Brevick VP - Marketing and Digital Services
Mamie Peers VP - Digital Marketing
Cosmopolitan Las Vegas
Adam Hayashi VP - Revenue Management & Business Intelligence
Gil Harel Head of Partnerships Hotels & Content
Stephanie Montgomery Senior Manager
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:
Other confirmed speakers for 2018 include:
Eduardo Erazo Data Scientist
Michael Marino SVP & Chief Experience Officer
Christina Heggie Principal
Jet Blue Technology Ventures
Drew Wells VP - Revenue Management
Thomas Magnuson CEO
Bill Ramsey Senior Director - Mobile & Emerging Channels
Blake Oâ€™Rafferty Head of Partnerships - Americas
Heather Richer Chief Marketing Officer
RedAwning (ex-Kimpton Hotels)
Pedro Renaud Anderson Founder
Melanie Shintaku Director - Experience Design
Unrivalled Networking Opportunities:
At EyeforTravel we are consistently praised for the ample networking opportunities we provide our attendees. This yearâ€™s North America Summit is no exception.
At the conference, you will have numerous opportunities to meet and build long-lasting partnerships with the industryâ€™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 hotelâ€™s exclusive rooftop bar
Brands attending in 2018:
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Why this is 2018â€™s Must Attend Event
"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 Oâ€™Donnell, Chief Technology Officer, HostelWorld
"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
"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 sayDownload the 2018 brochure