Highlights of World Digital Travel&Hospitality Summit 2019
Internet: among the global 262 unicorns one thirds are from China and nearly half of them are owned/invested by Chinese capital
Travel: China is the world’s most important and largest outbound tourism/travel market
Internet+ Travel: According to EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit) in Asia, leadership in digital transformation is often the result of consumer pressure. And nowhere is this truer than in China. And now customers in China are leapfrogging their peers elsewhere booking transportation, accommodations and vacations
Under this background 2nd World Digital Travel& Hospitality Summit 2019 partnered with Alibaba Group, Ctrip, Wanda, Jinjiang International,Tujia.com, elong.com, Hainan Air and top 50 medias host 200 international OTAs, agencies/tourism boards, hotels, airlines and digital solution providers at Resort Sunrise Kempinski Beijing, China on this Aug 23rd.
Hear what Mr. Hari Nair, SVP Global Medias, Brands and Marketing of Expedia; Mr. Spencer Low, Managing Director Great China of Agoda; Mr. Paavo Virkkunen, CEO of Visit Finland; Mr. Edward Bell, GM of Brand& Marketing, Cathay Pacific and other digital driven brands like Shangri-la Group, Clubmed, Artyzen, Japan Airlines, Marriott to say about their digital transformation strategies!
Join in us, build partnership and get inspired on the following hot topics:
08:30-09:00 Subscription Economy – How we shape the Future Travel?
09:00-09:30 The Battle for Online Traffic: what are the golden rules of digital marketing for Chinese travelers?
09:30-10:00 The Momentum and Market Space for Online Travel Agencies in the Next 10 Years OTA 10:00-
10:30-11:00 Digital Transformation: Drives More Direct Bookings and Maximizes Revenue
11:00-11:30 With traditional media dead, how to rebuild brand recognition through internet medias and improve ROI of brand marketing?
11:30-12:00 Delivering a seamless travel experience – How to meet the needs of outbound traveller with AI, big data and cloud
Stream A: 13:30 -14:00 Using data analytics for pricing strategies and next-gen web distribution models
14:00-14:30 How Will Blockchain Set Off a Tourism Revolution?
14:30-15:00 Future Hotel : A Human Touch or AI?
15:30-16:00 Redefine the way of mobile app engages with customers
16:00-16:30 How Digital Travel Companies Are Leveraging Communications API to Transform Customer Experience ？How a multi-platform API enables dynamic pricing and geo-location targeting？
17:00-17:30 New Forms of Outbound Travel Driven by Artificial Intelligence
Stream B: 13:30 Helping customers convert – How to create cross-device experiences for today’s always connected consumer
14:00 Social Media Marketing through Wechat, Facebook and Instagram
14:30 Enhancing Guests Experience & Loyalty by Personalized & Multi-scene Recommendations
15:00 The Importance of User Generated Content When Talking Destination Marketing
15:30 Strengthen Cross Border Cooperation and Internet Communications to Access More Guests in the Mobile Era
16:00 Alternative Payments To Gain Customer Loyalty Ranging from Cryptocurrencies to Membership Loyalty Points
16:30-17:30 Hotels and Airlines Roundtable Discussion: How do we do online and offline integration to reach our digital targets, improve brand competitiveness and offer a personalized experience and delicacy customer management?
17:30 One by One Self Introduction, Speed Networking and Dinner Gathering
19:30 Event Ending and Group Photograph for Souvenir
The summit is now open for delegation and sponsorship: www.asiausdigitaltravel.com/