DataArt is hosting a webinar entitled “Keeping the Conversations Alive” on how to save warm and trust-based relationships with clients and prospects given the current global realities.
Philip Wolf, Founder, Phocuswright, will moderate the discussion; Jon French, Travel and E-commerce Consultant and Thorsten Zimmermann, Travel Industry Technology Consultant are guest speakers together with industry experts Greg Abbott, Head of Travel & Hospitality Practice at DataArt and Max Zhdanov, VP of Travel & Hospitality Practice also from DataArt.
During this session our experts will share their thoughts on the point and speak about DataArt’s best practices.
As many tour operators are forced to temporarily close their doors, it’s important to think about new ways to generate business remotely. Whether that means taking to social media to engage with your audience or going digital through offering virtual events, finding a temporary solution is crucial. Join us as we talk through ways you can set up virtual experiences and examples of how other companies are adapting.
Virtual Wine Tourism could help to solve this time of crisis in the wine industry?
How could it impact professionals?
What are the benefits and the possible drawbacks?
What are the new skills and technology needed in order to stay updated on future challenges in the wine industry?
Part 2 of Travel Media Group’s COVID-19 educational webinar series covers what hoteliers can do when/if demand for hotel rooms begins to shrink. We know that one of the most worrisome impacts of the coronavirus is the effect that it will have on hotel occupancy. In this webinar, we will discuss what digital strategies hoteliers can implement to ensure they maximize their market share. The best practices shared in this presentation will demonstrate alternatives to simply dropping your rates.
This presentation is a resource for hoteliers looking to get creative and innovative in driving occupancy for their hotel through strategic and targeted digital marketing during these difficult times.
In an effort to Re-ignite Tourism globally Professor Dimitrios Buhalis, Bournemouth University, is hosting virtual Zoom Coffee meetings with colleagues and friends from around the world to help the tourism and hospitality industry to align strategies to overcome the crisis.
This is the conversation we had on the morning of Friday the 10th April 2020 with 50 people from around the world. You can see on the video contributions from:
Katerina Margari, Diana Group Hotels, Zante, Greece, Joanni Simeone, Vianet.it, Rome, Italy, Michalis Toanoglou, Woosong University, Seoul, South Korea, Adele, Aveiro University, Aveiro Portugal, Maria Mavroudi, Kallichoron Art Boutique Hotel, Astypalaia, Greece, Elecia Bethune, Bournemouth University, UK, Kyros Asfis, Nea Mesa, Athens Greece. We should making this a regular meeting to help the tourism and hospitality industry to re-ignite tourism and restrategise their offering.
April 28, 2020 1:30 pm
School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at University of Surrey
The School of Hospitality and Tourism Management at University of Surrey invites you to Hack Hospitality at Home: Hospitality, Tech, and COVID-19. The virtual hackathon event will be held on Tuesday, 28 April 2020, starting from 1:30 pm (EEST – Greece Local Time).
The event will focus on identifying common industry challenges and finding technological solutions to sustain and rebuild hospitality during and post COVID-19 pandemic.
Join us and leaders in the Travel Industry to discuss the current crisis of COVID-19 and how travel restrictions are currently affecting the industry as well as what the future might look like. Facts, figures and reality will be discussed and presented. Participants may ask questions when registering to attend this complimentary session, as well as during the session.
Produced by BLLA (Boutique Lifestyle Leaders Association)
Timothy O’Neil-Dunne, Principal, 777 Partners
Roger E. Block, President, Travel Leaders Network
David Harris, CEO, Ensemble Travel Group
Jake Haupert , Co-Founder, Transformational Travel Council
Anastasia Mann, Chairman & CEO, Corniche Travel
Alex Sharpe, President & CEO, Signature Travel Network