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Hotelbeds Group publishes results of industry survey on data analytics taken at MarketHub Asia

| June 15, 2017
Hotelbeds Group publishes results of industry survey on data analytics taken at MarketHub Asia
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Data analytics survey launched at the recent Hotelbeds MarketHub Asia event in Bangkok surveyed 250 plus participants and over 30 nationalities. Almost 90% of APAC travel companies will increase data analytics budget next year – and over half expect 30% plus increase in revenues from data analytics boost. Lack of skilled people and lack of […]

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Sadler’s Wells hosts TEDxLondon 2017 

| June 8, 2017
Sadler’s Wells hosts TEDxLondon 2017 
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Sadler’s Wells played host for the first time to TEDxLondon 2017 on Sunday 4th June. The event, attended by 1,400 guests, focused on the theme of confidence. 

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Hotelbeds Group continues to strengthen Transfer & Activity Bank (TAB) offering with TrekkSoft partnership to power real-time bookings

| June 1, 2017
Hotelbeds Group continues to strengthen Transfer & Activity Bank (TAB) offering with TrekkSoft partnership to power real-time bookings
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TrekkSoft´s technology will be integrated into Hotelbeds Group´s platform to benefit both suppliers and clients via increased upselling opportunities. Increase in TAB´s portfolio by over 2,000 activities – to reach more than 14,000 activities globally. Partnership forms part of Hotelbeds Group´s strategy to triple sales for its Transfer & Activity Bank over coming years. Palma […]

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Hotelbeds confirms Mexico as top five destination at MarketHub Americas 2017 event

| May 5, 2017
Hotelbeds confirms Mexico as top five destination at MarketHub Americas 2017 event
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  Mexico fifth most popular destination for clients of Hotelbeds globally. Top Mexico destination for clients of Hotelbeds is Riviera Maya, host destination for 8th edition of MarketHub Americas by Hotelbeds event. MarketHub Americas gathers hundreds of tour operators and OTAs from across North, Central and South Americas. Palma de Mallorca, 5th May 2017 – […]

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Hotelbeds empowers customers with data analytics focus at MarketHub Americas 2017

| April 27, 2017
Hotelbeds empowers customers with data analytics focus at MarketHub Americas 2017
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  o  ´Powered by data. Driven by people´ theme for Hotelbeds’ MarketHub Americas event. o  Top five questions to ask your technology provider about data analytics outlined by Hotelbeds Group´s CIO. o  Polling of over 500 attendees on data analytics trends reveals that 64% will increase investment significantly in data and analytics over the next […]

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Plan, explore and network: The ITB App offers many new features

| February 28, 2017
Plan, explore and network: The ITB App offers many new features
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New interactive features to plan the ITB visit efficiently and gain new business contacts – The ITB App is free of charge and available now for download on App Store and Google Play.

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Chinese tech start-up seeks global exposure with WTM Portfolio

| February 7, 2017
Chinese tech start-up seeks global exposure with WTM Portfolio
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A Chinese technology start-up with ambitious global expansion plans is exhibiting at all the World Travel Market Portfolio events this year, following its success at WTM London.

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Hotelbeds Group reaches landmark phase in transition to the cloud

| January 19, 2017
Hotelbeds Group reaches landmark phase in transition to the cloud
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  Currently more than 60% of the company´s data securely stored in the public cloud Transition coincides with change in data center to support Hotelbeds Group’s cloud strategy The transition has been made through technology partners Amazon Web Services (AWS) and BT  Madrid –  Hotelbeds Group, the number one bedbank worldwide and a business-to-business provider of […]

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Copenhagen is outstanding for digital startups and scaleups

| December 15, 2016
Copenhagen is outstanding for digital startups and scaleups
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Copenhagen ranks 6th for digital scale-ups and 7th for startups on the European Digital City Index 2016, owing to its business environment and access to skills and capital. Copenhagen scores highly on its business environment, access to capital and relevant skills, and a flexible labour market, all providing supporting framework conditions for digital entrepreneurs and […]

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Leadership, gender diversity and STEM skills to be debated at CeBIT Australia

| December 15, 2016
Leadership, gender diversity and STEM skills to be debated at CeBIT Australia
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Taking on business technology’s biggest issues, CeBIT Australia will host six strategic panels, facilitating a dynamic conversation between Australia’s brightest business minds, 23 – 25 May 2017 at ICC Sydney.

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Technology takes off at ibtm world 2016

| December 6, 2016
Technology takes off at ibtm world 2016
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Meetings industry technology went mainstream at ibtm world 2016 in Barcelona last week. Many of the 3000 international exhibitors chose to showcase themselves by using the very latest virtual reality technology, videography, giant LED walls and illuminated flooring, just some of the inspiring innovations that brought ibtm world to life.

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Bedsonline takes off in emerging markets – growing up to 200% in 2015-16 

| November 30, 2016
Bedsonline takes off in emerging markets – growing up to 200% in 2015-16 
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o   Over the past year the company has focused its strategy on internationalisation and investment in Asian and American markets. o   Bedsonline has also strengthened its worldwide sales team by appointing new Country Managers in strategic markets. Palma de Mallorca, November 30, 2016 – Bedsonline, the leading global provider of online accommodation and ancillary products […]

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SHOFLO wins ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award 2016

| November 30, 2016
SHOFLO wins ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award 2016
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US based Shoflo https://shoflo.tv, the event production software specialist is this year’s winner of the Tech & Innovation Watch Award presented by ibtm world in partnership with EventMB. The announcement was made today at ibtm world taking place in Barcelona, Spain.

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Cvent and Lanyon Announce Merger

| November 29, 2016
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Combined company will drive event technology innovation addressing the needs of event planners, marketers, and hoteliers 

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eTravel World now in two halls

| November 10, 2016
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ITB Berlin allocates more space for exhibitors in this growth segment – for the first time the eTravel Showroom features product presentations – lectures about chatbots, storytelling and influencer marketing on the eTravel Stage

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Chatbots the focus of Day Three of the Travel Tech Show at WTM

| November 10, 2016
Chatbots the focus of Day Three of the Travel Tech Show at WTM
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Chatbots are not going to take over the world yet but solid use cases are emerging according to experts speaking during the final day of the Travel Tech Show at WTM.

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WTM London closes on a high

| November 9, 2016
WTM London closes on a high
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Tourism ministers, bloggers and party goers turned the final day of the revamped three-day WTM London into a festival of business and fun. The UNWTO & WTM Ministers’ Summit is one of the highest-profile sessions of the entire event. Now in its tenth year, more than 100 tourism ministers and their aides from around the […]

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Travel Tech Show At WTM Day Two Dominated by New Channels To Market and Marketing Channels

| November 8, 2016
Travel Tech Show At WTM Day Two Dominated by New Channels To Market and Marketing Channels
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New channels to market and new marketing channels dominated day two of the Travel Tech Show at WTM. A compelling presentation from a Facebook executive told the packed room that it has a handle on consumer behaviour and can spot user trends.

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Hotelbeds Group innovates with launch of APItude Cloud

| November 8, 2016
Hotelbeds Group innovates with launch of APItude Cloud
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  o   Phase-two response to high customer demand following  APItude launch o   Anticipates customer need for faster response times via cloud platform o   Additional new functionalities incorporated o   Launch cocktail party celebration takes place at WTM tonight from 5:30 pm  

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Travel Tech Show at WTM Day 1

| November 7, 2016
Travel Tech Show at WTM Day 1
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Sessions on disruptive technologies and innovation drew a huge audience during the travel tech show at WTM on Monday 7 November.

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WTM London Launches New Mobile App

| November 1, 2016
WTM London Launches New Mobile App
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With new features, the app is a must have for anyone attending WTM London and is now available on the Apple App store and Android Market

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eTravel World at ITB Berlin: Call for papers enters the final phase

| October 21, 2016
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The deadline for submissions is 31 October 2016 – best practices and case studies on digital marketing, chatbots and influencer marketing

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ibtm world Announces Top Ten Technology and Innovation Finalists

| October 13, 2016
ibtm world Announces Top Ten Technology and Innovation Finalists
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The 2016 ibtm world Technology and Innovation Watch Award with EventMB recognises innovators and talented entrepreneurs that could revolutionise the meetings and events sector. This year the award attracted the highest number of entries to date resulting in 10 shortlisted entries that will form part of the Innovation Zone, a feature area on the ibtm world show floor. 

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IMEX America research reveals the untapped potential for event technology

| October 6, 2016
IMEX America research reveals the untapped potential for event technology
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61.3 per cent of meeting professionals agreed that currently available event technology makes event management much easier and that it will develop and change dramatically in the next 10 years, but 92 per cent admit that meeting planners are not making the most of such technology solutions.

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Roiback wins ‘Europe’s Leading Hotel Booking Solutions Provider’ at 2016 World Travel Awards

| October 4, 2016
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Palma de Mallorca, 4th October, 2016 – Roiback, a specialist in powering direct sales for hotels, has taken the Europe’s Leading Hotel Booking Solutions Provider award at 2016 World Travel Awards, the travel industry’s most prestigious awards programme.

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Please like, share and follow: WTM London announces 2016 social media line-up

| October 4, 2016
Please like, share and follow: WTM London announces 2016 social media line-up
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World Travel Market London 2016, the leading global event for the travel industry, has lined up Facebook’s head of travel, the Instagrammer known as ‘the globe-trotting hunk’ as well as instigators of successful campaigns for its 2016 social media programme, in association with Travel Perspective.

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Qtech Software connects Hotelbeds’ API suite

| September 28, 2016
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  This new partnership will allow the 30-plus clients of both companies to benefit from a faster booking experience and the best-in-class technology.

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ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award with EventMBs

| September 26, 2016
ibtm world Technology & Innovation Watch Award with EventMBs
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RECORD ENTRIES FOR 2016

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Top tech speakers share expertise at WTM London’s Genesys Digital Transformation Summit

| September 6, 2016
Top tech speakers share expertise at WTM London’s Genesys Digital Transformation Summit
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Executives and entrepreneurs from established firms and start-up ventures will share know-how and tips with at the World Travel Market London/ Genesys Digital Transformation Summit.

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TCEB further penetrates digital MICE market, showcasing ‘BIZ Thailand’ Application

| August 29, 2016
TCEB further penetrates digital MICE market, showcasing ‘BIZ Thailand’ Application
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Capitalising on Success of ‘Spice Up Your Business Agenda’ to Position Thailand as Premiere MICE Destination in Asia

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London Tech Week aims to become leading global festival of technology

| August 23, 2016
London Tech Week aims to become leading global festival of technology
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London Tech Week 2017 is set to be bigger and better than ever, with London & Partners announcing a new partnership with leading global events provider KNect365, part of Informa PLC. The new partnership will take Europe’s largest tech event to the next level, offering a wider range of events than previous years, including a […]

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Heading ‘appily’ into the new era of tech

| July 27, 2016
Heading ‘appily’ into the new era of tech
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destinations UNLIMITED, the Uk-based DMC Representation Company has recently developed its very own smartphone app, which will be free of charge to event planners in need of DMC assistance.

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Park Plaza Arena Pula Modernizes Guest Service with Implementation of ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access

| July 26, 2016
Park Plaza Arena Pula Modernizes Guest Service with Implementation of ASSA ABLOY Hospitality Mobile Access
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Newly renovated Croatian property maximizes convenience by providing guests with option to skip front desk check-in using digital key technology.

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Catchbox partners with Prezi to increase audience engagement at the Prezi Present Conference

| July 21, 2016
Catchbox partners with Prezi to increase audience engagement at the Prezi Present Conference
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Catchbox, the company that created the world’s first throwable wireless microphone, has partnered with presentation specialists Prezi by sponsoring the Prezi Present Conference at the Old Truman Brewery in East London held on 13th-15th July.

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Guidebook provides mobile app for AMOSSHE national conference

| July 12, 2016
Guidebook provides mobile app for AMOSSHE national conference
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  University student services organisation, AMOSSHE used a mobile app created by Guidebook for the first time to deliver information to delegates at its national conference, which took place in Glasgow from 6th to 8th July 2016.

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Lufthansa launches internet connectivity on short-and medium-haul flights

| July 7, 2016
Lufthansa launches internet connectivity on short-and medium-haul flights
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Green light from EASA: Supplemental Type Certificate issued

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Electoral Commission appoints Event Connections to deliver accreditation services for the EU Referendum National Count Event

| June 1, 2016
Electoral Commission appoints Event Connections to deliver accreditation services for the EU Referendum National Count Event
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Event Connections has been appointed to manage and deliver accreditation services for the EU Referendum National Result Event on behalf of the Electoral Commission.

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Tech Talent Week to showcase London’s world class developer community

| April 26, 2016
Tech Talent Week to showcase London’s world class developer community
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London’s tech businesses benefit from experienced talent pool The capital’s programmers are among highest paid in Europe London’s developer teams show more diversity and better job satisfaction London’s IT programmers are some of the highest paid and most experienced in the world, according to a new report from online developer community, Stack Overflow and London […]

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Royal College of Physicians introduces the world’s first wireless digital microphone as part of tech overhaul

| April 6, 2016
Royal College of Physicians introduces the world’s first wireless digital microphone as part of tech overhaul
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 The Royal College of Physicians (RCP) today announces it has installed the Sennheiser SpeechLine Digital Wireless microphone, the world’s first digital microphone, as part of a £100,000 overhaul of its tech facilities. 

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Multiple Boarding Passes Land on BA App

| March 31, 2016
Multiple Boarding Passes Land on BA App
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Boarding British Airways flights has just got easier for families and friends travelling together thanks to the introduction of multiple mobile boarding passes.

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