Innovation Zone Presentations
The place to see the industry's latest innovators!
10-minute presentations or demonstrations focused on new technology and industry best practices supporting today’s business traveller. Our Innovation Zone presentations will be featured in an open-space learning environment, using a silent disco format so you can focus on the presentations without missing the heartbeat of the event.
Come see the next generation of travel technologies! Click each company logo below to find out more!
Monday, 8 April | 9:45 - 9:55 - TripActions
The Urgency Behind Corporate Travel Innovation – What You Need to Know
Anique Drumright, Head of Product, TripActions
Corporate travel programmes, and its increasing impact on meeting company objectives, are at the cusp of radical technological reinvention. Come learn about the latest strategies on how to drive high adoption, decrease traveller tension between corporate policies and travellers and increase employee compliance, full visibility and cost efficiency. This session will be a deep dive into our recently-announced new flights booking experience, built in collaboration with leading global airlines, and inspired by the newly unveiled Next Generation Storefront (NGS) standards under development by industry association ATPCO.
Monday, 8 April | 10:00 - 10:10 - SpotHero
Arooj Aslam, Senior Sales Enablement & Marketing Specialist, SpotHero
Find New Money with SpotHero for Business
Learn more about SpotHero for Business, the first-ever corporate parking management solution to help your team save time parking and managing expenses. See a live demo of the SpotHero mobile app and learn how to easily implement the free business programme at your company to start saving!
Monday, 8 April | 10:15 - 10:25 - Tripkicks
Jeffrey Berk, Chief Executive Officer, Tripkicks
Reduce Travel Spend While Increasing Traveller Satisfaction with Tripkicks
Learn how innovative companies are adding Tripkicks to their existing T&E programme to drive cost savings and to increase traveller satisfaction. See a live demo, and better understand how Tripkicks can enhance your T&E programme.
Monday, 8 April | 14:00 - 14:10 - Zeno by Serko
The Most Powerful Companies in the World and Their Impact on Your Travel Programme
Tech giants like Google, Apple and Amazon have been instrumental in transforming the way people think about technology and how it can enhance our lives. But what is it that these tech giants have done to create such power and influence? And what lessons can be applied to the business of managing travel? This session shares what you can learn from the tech giants to increase your power and influence to transform your travel programme.
Tony D'Astolfo, Senior Vice President, North America, Serko
Tuesday, 9 April | 12:30 - 12:40 - Cvent
Dan Wiser, RVP, Business Transient Solutions, Cvent
Next Gen Transient Sourcing
The standard annual sourcing method is outdated and inefficient so you could be spending too much time and leaving significant money on the table. There has to be a better way! In this session we will explore new methods and innovative tactics that are giving way to the next generation of transient sourcing.
Tuesday, 9 April | 12:45 - 12:55 - Avis Budget Group
Building Transparency in Corporate Travel
Tita Moreno, Director of Director Business Marketing, Avis Budget Group
We know data can be a big pain point for our Travel Managers. How can travel departments – with limited resources and time – use real-time data to better manage and influence travel spend? Imagine having a tool that gives Travel Manager’s the opportunity to have all of their car rental data, on-demand, and at their fingertips. See a live demo of Avis Budget Group Business Intelligence, an online portal with rental summary dashboards, rich visualisations and detailed reports that provide insight into a car rental programme’s performance.
Tuesday, 9 April | 13:00 - 13:10 - Egencia
The App for All Session
Youssef Attalla, Principal Software Engineer, Egencia
Learn how one single mobile app can answer all your business travel needs. The Egencia app delivers the information business travellers, travel arrangers, approvers, and travel managers want, with the efficiency and flexibility to book, manage, and view their business trips.
All times and programmes subject to change.
All sessions for seating capacity are on a first come, first served basis.