Articles tagged “skift call”

Skift Call Oct. 12: The Next Big Challenges for Low-Cost Airlines

Skift Call Oct. 12: The Next Big Challenges for Low-Cost Airlines

Tom Lowry, Skift

Low-cost and ultra-low-cost airlines have had great success, but the model is not a panacea. Many discounters never disrupt as promised, or realize the profit. We’ll explore all the potential hurdles facing low-cost carriers on Friday, October 12 at 11 a.m. EST on a Skift Call. Please join us for this all-important discussion.

1 month ago

Skift Call July 10: The Amazon Factor

Skift Call July 10: The Amazon Factor

Tom Lowry, Skift

Nothing quite gets the attention of travel executives these days like the mere mention of Amazon. Will it get in? Will it stay on the sidelines? We'll explore all the implications on Tuesday, July 10 at 1 p.m. EST on a Skift Call. Please join us for this all-important discussion.

4 months ago

Skift Call March 13: The Airbnb Threat

Skift Call March 13: The Airbnb Threat

Dennis Schaal, Skift

When we asked then-Expedia CEO Dara Khosrowshahi in 2016 whether Airbnb was going to eat his lunch, he responded that he was very well-nourished. But it now appears as though Airbnb has an insatiable appetite. Join us on a Skift Call March 13 to assess the Airbnb threat to hotels and online travel agencies.

9 months ago

Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma: 5 Skift Call Takeaways

Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma: 5 Skift Call Takeaways

Sarah Enelow, Skift

Overtourism may be worsening in many destinations, but there are real, practical solutions to employ. Among them is using funds for something besides driving visitation.

11 months ago

Skift Podcast: Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma

Skift Podcast: Finding Solutions for the Overtourism Dilemma

Hannah Sampson, Skift

We've got your overtourism coverage. And we have some ideas for how to address the problem. Tune in for a valuable conversation.

12 months ago