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21 07, 2017

The New disruptors in Travel: Facebook and Amazon

By | July 21st, 2017|

Simon Breakwell, Venture Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures, at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam shares his vision of how Amazon, through Alexa, will enter into the "search" space colluding with Google; and how Facebook, with its different platforms, has the potential to disrupt the travel industry

21 07, 2017

Gilles Despas explain the challenges Thomas Cook Group plc is facing

By | July 21st, 2017|

Gilles Despas, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, Thomas Cook Group plc, explains at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam his vision about distribution and channels

21 07, 2017

eCommerce is already happening in Facebook

By | July 21st, 2017|

Terry Kane, Head of Travel, Facebook, explains at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam that some companies are already transacting on Facebook and for instance, a restaurant could be easily booked, but there are still a lot of way to go.

21 07, 2017

Hotel CEOs Love Direct Booking But They Have Varied Views About Strategy

By | July 21st, 2017|

Whether you choose to view it as a war or not, it's fairly unanimous that nearly every hotelier wishes he or she would have more direct bookings versus bookings made through an online travel agency.

29 05, 2017

The traveller Journey and VR/AR

By | May 29th, 2017|

Terry Kane, Head of Travel, Facebook, explains at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam that Facebook platforms are ready to accommodate virtual and augmented reality as part of a full traveler journey concept.

29 05, 2017

Travel companies cannot ignore how the travelers bevahe

By | May 29th, 2017|

Terry Kane, Head of Travel, Facebook, at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam, explains the immersive role that Facebook Messenger plays and how the mobile world is imposing the need of personalization in every interaction

29 05, 2017

Mobile is in the center of Travel

By | May 29th, 2017|

Terry Kane, Head of Travel, Facebook, explains at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam that mobile is in the center of Travel and the companies must define their business according to that fact

29 05, 2017

Trivago is a metasearch for hotels, no more, no less

By | May 29th, 2017|

Johannes Thomas, Managing Director, trivago GmbH, explain what is exactly Trivago and how it differentiates from other competitors with its own value proposition, at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam

29 05, 2017

Simon Breakwell reveals the Next Big Thing in Travel

By | May 29th, 2017|

Simon Breakwell, Venture Partner, Technology Crossover Ventures, shares at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam what he considers will be the Next Big Thing in Travel

29 05, 2017

Expedia inc is always looking to generate new demand

By | May 29th, 2017|

Cyril Ranque, President, Lodging Partner Services, Expedia Inc. Johan Svanstrom, President, Hotels.com and Expedia Affiliate Network, Expedia Inc. talks about new demand at the Phocuswright Conference in Amsterdam