eHotelier were proud to partner with Maximum Occupancy, Australasia’s Accommodation Industry Conference last week.
Maximum Occupancy featured keynotes and panelists from Google, Expedia, RevenYou, Triptease, Revinate, Hotelscombined, Ovolo Hotels, BIG4 panelists and other industry experts, this year’s agenda: www.maximumoccupancy.com.au/agenda/
“The feedback this year has been phenomenal. We had a great turn out, fantastic speakers and exhibitors. It’s the best it has ever been,” said Adrian Caruso, Event Organiser & Founder and Managing Director of Fastrack Group.
A highlight of the program was the CEO panel session moderated by Matthew Stephens, President of eHotelier. The panel included Graham Perry – Managing Director Best Western Australasia, Steven Wright – CEO Big 4 Holiday Parks, Julian Clark – CEO Lancemore Hotels and Paul Constantinou – Executive Chairman Quest Apartments. The lively debate explored challenges and trends in product, customer and employment with a particular focus on design, brands, competition and customer decision making processes across chains, boutique hotels, apartments and holiday parks.
Attendees said they were kept engaged throughout the day by the captivating content and interactive panels across 20+ sessions lead by 40+ expert speakers. Delegates also gained tools and a lot of actionable tactics they can apply as soon as they get back to the office to make the most of their businesses.
“The agenda for Maximum Occupancy 2018 has been carefully curated to address a lot of the issues the industry is facing today,” Mr Caruso said.
“Following the success from previous years, we’ve put together a comprehensive two-day program covering a wide range of topics which has made the conference a must-attend for any hotelier and accommodation provider of all types,” Mr Caruso continued.
With endless networking opportunities, the conference was the perfect professional networking environment which forged an extensive global network of like-minded professionals from across the accommodation, travel and hospitality sectors.
Another highlight this year was the new Maximum Occupancy Trade Show Exhibition which featured 20 dedicated suppliers showcasing some of the leading products available in the hotel marketplace. Exhibitors included HotelsCombined, RMS, Revinate, YourWelcome, Jump To, Customer Frame, Expedia, HSMAI, AiChat, American Express and more.
The conference has continued to gain unprecedented support from hoteliers, accommodation providers of all types, suppliers and the wider industry community.
Preparations and planning have already commenced for Maximum Occupancy 2019, with plans on making it bigger and better yet again. Plenty of content from the conference will be released over the coming weeks so be sure to keep up to date and follow Maximum Occupancy on social media:
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About Fastrack Group
Fastrack Group provides digital marketing for the travel and tourism industry. Through data-driven creative web design and smart digital marketing, Fastrack Group helps hoteliers create meaningful conversations and drive revenue.