Articles tagged “sts2016”

Hotels

Airbnb’s Chip Conley: Hotels Need Data Scientists

If there's anything Airbnb can teach to hotels, it's this: pay more attention to data and know how to use it.

Airbnb’s Chip Conley: Hotels Need Data Scientists

Cruises

Carnival Corp. CEO: We Are in the Golden Age of Cruising

The cruise industry's dominant message for 2016 and the next decade: Only the long view will win.

Carnival Corp. CEO: We Are in the Golden Age of Cruising

Online Travel

Google’s Head of Travel: We’re Becoming an Answer Engine For Travelers

Google has owned the search engine business since the dawn of the Internet and it's now getting closer to actually answering travelers search queries rather than providing a list of relevant and irrelevant links.

Google’s Head of Travel: We’re Becoming an Answer Engine For Travelers

Hotels

Former Starwood CEO: Travel Remains Inconvenient, Anonymous, and Uncertain

The former CEO of Starwood says the hospitality sector hasn't yet reached its potential when it comes to sophisticated personalization and quick problem solving.

Former Starwood CEO: Travel Remains Inconvenient, Anonymous, and Uncertain

Hotels

Standard and Bunkhouse Hotel CEOs: We Create a Shared Sense of Community

Standard and its Bunkhouse Group have the right size that allows them to both innovate and take a leadership role in the industry. It's great to see them doing both.

Standard and Bunkhouse Hotel CEOs: We Create a Shared Sense of Community

Online Travel

TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer: Training Travelers to Have Higher Expectations

As booking becomes more important for TripAdvisor, it's trying to make the travel discovery experience more fun for users.

TripAdvisor CEO Stephen Kaufer: Training Travelers to Have Higher Expectations

Online Travel

Online Travel Booking Legends: Digital Tools Have Reached a Critical Mass

Everything you need to know about the future of online travel in one two-minute segment.

Online Travel Booking Legends: Digital Tools Have Reached a Critical Mass

Online Travel

Points Guy Vs. Airfare Watchdog: The Great Loyalty Debate in 120 Seconds

We'll argue that the price of getting better service is just that: Paying a bit more for your room or seat.

Points Guy Vs. Airfare Watchdog: The Great Loyalty Debate in 120 Seconds

Tour Operators

Peek CEO Ruzwana Bashir: How Mobile Technology Empowers Tour Operators

As tour operators become more nimble with their use of mobile technology, they'll be able to strengthen their appeal to consumers who are looking to purchase tours and activities on demand.

Peek CEO Ruzwana Bashir: How Mobile Technology Empowers Tour Operators

Online Travel

Booking.com CEO: Higher Consumer Expectations Bring New Challenges

As Booking.com knows, if companies don't innovate quickly -- and learn from the experience -- they'll die.

Booking.com CEO: Higher Consumer Expectations Bring New Challenges