Amadeus, a leading technology partner for the travel industry, was recently awarded with an honourary distinction for its contribution to the travel industry for systematically investing and contributing to the global think tank with research reports that focus on technology and future travel trends.
The technology company received the award during the fourth Digi.Travel EMEA Conference & Expo 2016, which took place in Athens in November and covered major topics surrounding the global trends in eTourism, Digital Marketing, Mobile Tourism and Mobile Marketing.
“We are honored and delighted with the distinction we received from Digi.travel, as it is especially important for us that our efforts to transform the future of travelling are recognized by our partners and the travel industry”, Eva Karamanou, Amadeus Hellas General Manager and Deputy Regional Manager Southern Europe, said.
Amadeus B2B Wallet
Amadeus was the platinum sponsor of the event and participated with a very interesting presentation, regarding the digital disruption in payments and how these affect travel agencies’ operations and their B2B payment procedures.
“Amadeus Hellas always strives to offer innovative and groundbreaking solutions to the travel industry and we are happy that we are able to provide our partners with the best and most up-to-date technology solutions that will cover the most sophisticated and demanding needs of their clients”, Karamanou said.
The company presented the Amadeus B2B Wallet, a single “wallet” with three different virtual payment cards available that can meet different payment needs.
Via the Amadeus B2B Wallet users can pay for any type of travel content available to book via Amadeus Selling Platform, Amadeus Selling Platform Connect or Web services for content inside or outside the GDS. Users can also enjoy daily and monthly transaction reports, including booking and payment information that will facilitate reconciliation.
The fourth Digi.Travel EMEA Conference & Expo 2016 event was attended by over 220 professionals from the travel and air market of Greece.