Living in a 5G world – the idea of everything intelligently connected to everything will now be viable

The arrival of the 5G next-generation wireless air interface could bring significant opportunities for the aviation industry as competitive forces will push its deployment even…..

Artificial Intelligence and executive management: using tools and new techniques to ask the right questions

Airlines are increasingly touting their applications of Artificial Intelligence (AI), and their commitment to strengthening the expansion of AI throughout their business. Those airlines also…..

In the ever-changing world of travel technology, is the customer finally set to become king?

Travel suppliers are being urged to follow a path towards “complete retailing” through the dynamic creation of relevant and personalised offers to consumers. The observation…..

Is it time to go with the flow? How tracking and analysing passenger movements could deliver reduce wait times, less crowding and a better traveller experience

Most regular air travellers will have an airport routine. When flying from a known airport they will follow a preferred path right from arrival through…..

Social media is ‘at the centre of changing travel trends’ and super apps that offer a ‘one-stop-shop for travellers’ are on the way

In the era of modern marketing, social media is at the “centre of changing travel trends,” explains Mieke De Schepper, executive vice president for online…..

The future of travel – ‘consumer and tech trends are merging’, but it is a ‘virtuous circle’

The travel business continues to evolve, and many believe it is currently at a key stage of its transformation. Technology is one of the key…..

Global technology trends for 2020 and beyond – simplification of the booking and payment process is perhaps the single largest trend for the year ahead

Simplification of the booking and payment process is perhaps the single largest trend to look forward to in 2020 according to Flight Centre Travel Group’s…..

IATA urges governments to put the passenger at the centre of the journey and allow technology to drive advances in passenger experience and infrastructure

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) called on governments and industry to work together to make the best use of modern technology to put the…..

Travelport, IBM and BCD Travel team up to develop blockchain solution for hotel commission reconciliation process

Travel industry technology specialist Travelport has confirmed it is working with IBM Services and leading travel management company BCD Travel on the development of a…..

Amadeus reveals the five advancements that are shaping the future online travel landscape in Asia Pacific

In today’s fast-paced digital environment, online travel players are facing pressure from multiple fronts – from travellers, to suppliers, to new players – underlining the…..