WTM London 2019

Khun Jenjira (Managing Director) and Khun Phillip (Business Development Director) visited the WTM London 2019 on behalf of Ace Marketing Solutions recently. This was the 40th year celebration for this fantastic travel exhibition at ExCel London which would see more than 51,000 visitors over the 3 days. Both guests and exhibitors represented a large variety of companies and sectors operating win the travel industry.

The travel technology sector was very well represented, with various exhibitor products from around the world which included:

  • Booking & Reservation Systems
  • Yield & Revenue Management Systems
  • Translation Software
  • In-Room Hotel Technology
  • Hotel E-commerce and Payment Systems
  • Data Management and Analytics Software
  • Concierge Mobile Applications
  • Hotel Automation Software

Next Generation Technology: Travel and Hospitality

In summary, being able to attend the WTM London 2019 provided a great insight into the direction and near future of the travel technology sector. The hotel-tech sector is an interesting space to be part of at the moment, and it’s clear that with the rapid advancement of technology, hotels will be able to automate more and more tasks. Such advancements should in theory free up more time for the hotel to focus on essential hospitality factors which require the human touch, such as the guest experience.