Travel industry conference season is upon us once again. The distribution cohort has gone from Singapore to London, is now in Scottsdale, Ariz., and in the new year will be heading off to Berlin then back to London.
This adrenalin-fuelled grand tour of long days—and even longer nights—can be a real drain on financial and mental resources.
To let you spend more time schmoozing (or sleeping), here is a quick guide to what is often discussed in travel industry panel debates.
With this little guide you can pretend to your boss (or your colleagues) that you really were paying attention rather than sleeping in the back row.
1. Innovation vs it works perfectly well now, thank you
2. Travel bloggers vs travel writers
3. Data centres vs cloud
4. Local vs global
5. P2P vs businesses
6. Standards vs chaos
7. Agents vs the web
8. Responsible tourism debates
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