This month we’re heading to Singapore for ITB Asia 2017 (October 25 – 27) to discuss some of the most pressing and challenging issues the industry is facing today: how technology is transforming travel and creating an increasingly digitised environment.

Asia’s leading travel trade show, now in its 10th year, is a premier meeting place for the travel trade industry and a forum for establishing high-quality customer contacts and conducting businesses.

José Murtatrivago N.V.’s Global Head of Hospitality and a leading voice in the industry, will be sharing his expert insights with ITB Asia attendees this year as a keynote panel speaker on day two of the show.

José, along with other industry thought leaders including panel moderator Nick Vivion, Editor of Tnooz, will focus on a crucial topic:


The trends and market conditions of the travel trade market and how OTAs are transforming travel through technology

(October 26, 2017, from 10:00 am – 11:00 am in Knowledge Theatre, Basement 2)


Other speakers on the keynote panel include Ike Anand, Vice President of Expedia; Min Yoon, CEO, Tidesquare; Amit Taneja, Chief Revenue Officer, Cleartrip; and Ken Mishima, VP, eCommerce Strategy, iJTB.

With a profound understanding of the industry’s complexities and the challenges those in the business face, José leads an international team of market experts who are empowering hotel advertisers to embrace the digital world. His and the other panellists’ expertise will make for what’s sure to be a dynamic discussion with insightful takeaways.

More information on this preeminent trade show for the Asian travel market and a full program of the events taking place at the three-day conference can be found on the official ITB Asia website.

Let us know if you’ll be joining ITB Asia this year by commenting below, and stay tuned for news on more upcoming events in the hospitality sector!


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