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Welcome to our meetings and events industry content hub where we curate our favourite content. You can experience live education sessions at our exhibitions, IMEX (www.imex-frankfurt.com) and IMEX America (www.imexamerica.com).
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Will Meeting Planners Be New Targets for Influencer Marketing?

Will Meeting Planners Be New Targets for Influencer Marketing? | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Influencers are all over social media touting the latest place to see, restaurant to visit, or shoe to buy. So why haven’t destinations harnessed that power to target meeting planners? One city is about to try — and others likely aren’t far behind.
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Blockchain in Travel for Dummies

Blockchain in Travel for Dummies | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

While still in its infancy a lot has been written about blockchain, the technology believed to transform many of the business models that we know today. The buzz it’s been generating especially over the last year has been massive, comparable to that of the Internet in the early 90s. And the blockchain is often referred to as the next generation of the Internet – the Internet of Value.

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Event Planning In The Hotel Of The Future

Event Planning In The Hotel Of The Future | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
We analyse how the changes in event technology will impact events in the future and in particular, how they are planned.
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5 Charts Showing the Untapped Potential of 360-Degree Video in Travel Planning

5 Charts Showing the Untapped Potential of 360-Degree Video in Travel Planning | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Travel brands in 2017 have more tools than they did a year ago to give travelers a preview of what to expect. While most travelers haven’t tried 360-degree or virtual reality videos, many say they have an open mind about their being useful in the trip-planning process. That’s according to a survey from digital advertising …
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The Airport of the Future Is Coming, But It's Still Not Here

The Airport of the Future Is Coming, But It's Still Not Here | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
More airlines are dropping their resistance to participating in the Internet of Things and plan to invest in new technologies to improve the passenger expe
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Seven ways technology is changing the travel industry

Seven ways technology is changing the travel industry | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
What do you think will be the next big true disruptor in the Travel & Tourism industry?
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Joshua Le Bas's curator insight, March 25, 2015 7:34 PM

Touches on topics such as fuel efficiency for transportation and other renewable fuel sources for such mass transportation.

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Tap into mobile service: managed travel in the digital economy

A global study on mobile travel solutions and the managed travel program. By nature, travelers are mobile and often early adopters of new technology. But how fast are they adopting mobile travel apps, and how well are their expectations being met? What impact are the latest solutions having on managed travel programs? And how can travel managers best manage the risks and opportunities?

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The Future of Travel 2024

The Future of Travel 2024 | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

This is the world that Skyscanner's Future of Travel report explores as it reveals and explains the range of technology being developed today that will evolve to shape the global travel industry of tomorrow.

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The Age of Connected Information: An Exploration of Future Smart Devices & Smart Conferences

The Age of Connected Information: An Exploration of Future Smart Devices & Smart Conferences | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
As we increasingly embrace technology, how will it influence event marketing, air travel, and every day life? Here’s one theory.
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Hotels ramp up apps for meetings planners

Hotels ramp up apps for meetings planners | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

Starwood Hotels & Resorts and Marriott International are among the large U.S. hotel companies that have stepped up efforts to broaden mobile apps and website features for meetings planners who want to remotely set up and tweak details for their events.

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How to use online travel reviews to plan your next business trip

How to use online travel reviews to plan your next business trip | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
A 2012 report by Trip Advisor found that travel review websites surpassed feedback from web-based travel agencies, social media and even family and friends as the “most useful” source of information when researching and planning a trip
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How Hilton is Leveraging Technology for Meetings and Events

How Hilton is Leveraging Technology for Meetings and Events | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
By investing in new online event planning programs, Hilton is reaching out to the next generation of organizers. See what's new and how the brand is continuing to adapt to new demands...
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7 Pro Tips to Make Travel More Efficient

7 Pro Tips to Make Travel More Efficient | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
What do the happiest travelers have going for them? These travel lifehacks can stop trip anxiety before it starts.
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How to Improvise, Adapt and Overcome in Business Travel

How to Improvise, Adapt and Overcome in Business Travel | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Sometimes you feel like you need to enlist the Marines when the unexpected happens in travel. Actually, following their unofficial mantra helps just as well.
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11 Tourism Boards That Use Twitter Like a Real-Time Concierge

11 Tourism Boards That Use Twitter Like a Real-Time Concierge | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
Of the 450 destinations listed on Skift's social data dashboard SkiftIQ, only 12 marketing organizations reply to travelers' tweets in less than 2hours.
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From Talent Wars to Big Data: 5 Trends Affecting Incentives

From Talent Wars to Big Data: 5 Trends Affecting Incentives | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it

These major shifts are having an impact on corporate incentives, according to the Incentive Research Foundation. These five business trends are affecting the use—as well as the delivery—of incentives.

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New Technology Lets Hotel Guests Use Phones Over Wi-Fi

New Technology Lets Hotel Guests Use Phones Over Wi-Fi | Inspiration Hub | Scoop.it
GuestMobile is a hospitality-specific, VoIP/Voice over Wi-Fi solution that lets guests hotel guests make and receive low- to no-cost international and domestic calls on their own smartphones.
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Worldwide exhibitions for incentive travel, meetings and events - taking place in Frankfurt & Las Vegas.