The 2015 UNWTO /WTM Ministers’ Summit at World Travel Market London will put a spotlight on destination branding and how it has become an increasingly complex challenge (WTM London, Tuesday, November 3, 2015). Destination management organisation are re-evaluating their structures and strategies to adapt to new market trends created by social media and new business […]
Venture capital investment into Britain’s technology sector has reached a record high with London-based companies securing around 75% of the $2.2bn raised by UK firms since the beginning of this year, according to data from London & Partners1, the Mayor of London’s inward investment company. Altogether UK tech companies have raised more in the first […]
Over the past several months Google have made improvements to hotel search, to help travelers find information more quickly and to enable hotels to generate more qualified leads. As a continuation of these efforts, Google announced a few more changes to Hotel Ads on Google:
Delegate management and registration specialist Event Connections today announces the launch of a new suite of registration tools including ‘Bring Your Own Device’ (BYOD) check-in, a feature unique to Event Connections.
The Travel Tech Show at WTM, the largest dedicated travel technology event in the UK, continues to play a vital role in the growth of the travel industry, this year hosting a range of new companies within the New Exhibitor Pavilion.
Messukeskus Helsinki has launched a mobile application that displays key event information effortlessly on your phone.
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New Service Manages Hotel eCommerce Across All Digital Channels
Top executives from the world’s leading search engines, Google and Yahoo!, will advise delegates at World Travel Market London 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, how to improve their rankings.
Visit www.ibtmworld.com/techwatch to enter The next winner of the ibtm world Technology and Innovation Watch Award is about to be found. With just two weeks left for submissions – entries close on 4 September – the industry’s annual global award is open to anyone who has an inspiring and innovative product that could contribute to […]
Amadeus, a leading provider of technology solutions for the tourism sector, and UNWTO are joining forces to advance the use of innovative technology in tourism in areas such as education and multi-modality.
www.ibtmworld.com/techwatch ibtm world (www.ibtmworld.com), previously EIBTM, the leading global event for the meeting and events industry, has announced that applications are now open for the Technology and Innovation Watch 2015 Award (previously known as the Technology Watch award).
Poken, the 360º event platform, today announces a partnership with Reed Exhibitions, which will include the Poken event technology platform employed throughout ibtm america, taking place June 9-11in Chicago, in the Skyline Ballroom at McCormick Place West.
Event Tech Lab’s #CocktailHack on Tuesday 16th June at Campus London to celebrate London Tech Week is being sponsored by ibtm world (www.ibtmworld.com), formerly EIBTM. Each year ibtm world unites a global community of 3,000 suppliers and 9,750 meetings and events planners for 3 days of connections and business in the award winning city of […]
Flexible stand options will allow for a more personalised approach to exhibiting ibtm world, (www.ibtmworld.com), formerly EIBTM – the leading global event for the meetings and events industry, is set to offer Technology and Event Service providers with further ‘Flexible Stand Options’ for the 2015 show taking place in the Fira Gran Via, Barcelona.
How to select, connect and integrate technologies to best support your members
Leading figures from the world of technology have signed up to help support and promote London Technology Week 2015, which will take place from 15-21 June.
Tech start-ups for the meeting industry present innovative solutions to win business boost in Event Technology Startup Competition
The most innovative technology startups for the events sector were showcased at the Event Technology Startup Competition at IMEX in Frankfurt.
World Travel Market 2015, the leading global event for the travel industry, has announced e-commerce specialist Frosmo is to sponsor the Travel Tech Theatre, part of the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2015.
AUSTIN, Texas, and HONG KONG, Feb. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Rev Worldwide, a payment innovations company, and Travelex, the world’s leading foreign exchange specialist, have announced the launch of The Travelex NiHao Card, a reloadable prepaid travel card in association with UnionPay International.
Deployment enables rail staff to access data services across international borders
Context Marketing Startup Pulsate Finalizes $1.2 Million First Round Funding by High Profile Investors
SAN FRANCISCO, January 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — PayPal, Inc. and dunnhumby Ventures have backed Pulsate to take a lead in the context marketing space. The round was led by Delta Partners’ Bank of Ireland seed fund and also included Enterprise Ireland.
Increase in international Travel Technology exhibitors – Chinese search engine Baidu and booking platform Qunar to exhibit at ITB Berlin for the first time – Travel Technology Guided Tours take on new format
Facebook, Google, Skyscanner, Cisco, Samsung, Telefónica I+D, TUI Travel, Expedia, HotelsCombined, Vodafone, among others, as well as the biohacker Tim Cannon, will present the technologies that are changing and will change tourism, thanks to the Internet for Everything (IoE) and Big Data, and its impact on the traveler Madrid, January 14th, 2015.- Instituto Tecnológico Hotelero, […]
B2B e-commerce specialist Frosmo estimates it will agree deals worth €1 million as a result of exhibiting at the Travel Tech Show at WTM 2014.
Technology companies across the UK have attracted record levels of venture capital funding in 2014, with London-based tech firms securing more than 65 per cent of the total according to new figures released this morning.
Developers, agencies creating tools to meet changing demands of buying travel SOUTHLAKE, Texas, Dec. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Sabre Red App Centre, the world’s first B2B travel app marketplace and innovation showcase, has exceeded 1 million downloads by travel agents worldwide. 1,206,898 downloads to be exact. That’s 1.2 million downloads by nearly 118,000 users across 119 […]
Paris, Munich: Eventbase Technology Inc., creators of the leading mobile event platform for premium events, demonstrates the world’s first wearable XING EVENTS ticket for smart watches at the LeWeb Conference in Paris this week.
The ITB Berlin Convention looks at a new trend, the sharing economy – leading experts give their opinion on the future of travel marketing, mobile marketing and film location tours – admission is free for visitors to ITB Berlin
LONDON, Dec. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Egencia®, the business travel company of Expedia, Inc., is adding a new Global Partnership Agreement to its existing relationship with leading traveler security provider, iJET International, Inc.
London & Partners and The Trampery yesterday launched a three-week application period for London’s Traveltech Lab, the first incubator space in the UK for innovative start-ups working within travel, tourism, hospitality and events.
Elvin Lai, a first generation immigrant from Taiwan and seasoned hotel owner/operator, has been bestowed the honorable title of San Diego’s Entrepreneur of the Year
FITURTECH 2015 to promote implementation of the latest technological advances to enhance tourist experiences
The forthcoming staging of the Innovation and Tourism Technology Forum will have its own showroom dedicated to the tourism of the future
· On tablets and smartphones running iOS & Android · Online & offline: quick and reliable entry management · Detailed evaluations with online statistics Munich, November 10, 2014 – XING EVENTS, the event industry expert for attendee management and event marketing, launches a mobile version of its successful entry management system XING EVENTS EasyEntry.
Much of the action centred on the WTM Travel Perspective sessions, hosted by the German National Tourist Board, where many gathered to gain insight and advice on how we might experience and share travel in the future. Feefo sales and marketing director blasted the audience with the latest statistics on reviews. Three-quarters of people now […]
ALDERSHOT, England, November 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — An Internet publisher from Hampshire has launched the UK’s first airport parking comparison app for iOS and Android devices.
Day Two of the Travel Technology Show at WTM was all about devices – mobile and wearable, content and using data to personalise services to travellers. Facebook Head of Travel Lee McCabe kicked off the WTM Travel Perspective sessions with insights on the ‘Uberification’ of everything. This is one of three trends currently shaping travel […]