Euromonitor to Speak at ITB Asia 2016


Event: ITB Asia 2016

Date: 19th – 21st October 2016

Location: Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Singapore

Description: ITB Asia 2016 is held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands, from 19 – 21 October. It is organised by Messe Berlin (Singapore) Pte Ltd and is the largest travel and trade show in Asia. It features hundreds of exhibiting companies from the Asia-Pacific region, Europe, the Americas, Africa and the Middle East, covering not only the leisure market but also corporate and MICE travel.

Speaker: Yu Xian Lim, Research Analyst, Singapore

Presentation Title: ‘Online Travel Trends in Asia Pacific’

Presentation Time: 15:30 to 16:30 on Wednesday, 19th October

Presentation Description: Online travel continued on the upward trajectory in 2015, reaching global sales of US$200 billion. Rapidly evolving consumer behaviour in Asia Pacific saw consumers increasingly migrate to the online channel, allowing the region to witness the fastest growth in online travel sales. With that, competition between intermediaries and direct supplies has intensified while metasearch engine, social media and other technology are playing more important roles than before. What kind of opportunities and challenges can travel companies expect as they navigate their way through the online space? Join Euromonitor International as research analyst Yuxian Lim breaks it down for you by uncovering key insights into the online travel landscape in Asia.

Key Topics of Discussion:

  • Asia’s online travel landscape
  • The Millennial effect on travel industry
  • The mobile era
  • New competitive environment
  • Travel outlook from 2016 to 2020

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Registration Discount Code: Enjoy a 50% discount on the 3 days trade visitor tickets by using the Promotion Code: D24THRC2:

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