More than 20 technology companies have signed up as new exhibitors at the Travel Tech Show at WTM, the dedicated travel technology event at WTM London to take place in November.
The list of first-timers covers all areas of the sector, including online, software solutions, a translation service and tracking system provider.
New exhibitors this year include eNett International, Kigo and eMerchantPay, all specialists in payment solutions, which is a key focus of the Travel Tech Show at WTM.
Other technology companies exhibiting for the first time include Wetu, a South African cloud-based content management and distribution system and Hong Kong uCloudlink Network Technology, a pioneer in cloud SIM technology that now offers companies an affordable Wi-Fi hotspot so employees can travel without having to change their communication habits or being restricted by roaming charges.
Several Icelandic companies are new to the Travel Tech Show at WTM, such as Kaptio, which specialises in ‘software-as-a-service’ solutions for travel companies and TripCreator, which enables users to plan and book an entire trip in one place.
Also new are solutions companies such as Host Hotel Systems, based in Lisbon; US-based Bluebird Auto Rental Systems; Indian software provider Qtech Software and Cyberlogic Inc, based in Greece.
With customer safety becoming ever more at the forefront, 40MEE (FORTYMEE) is at the event to showcase its fast, easy solution to keep track of all group members, enabling organisers to get an instant roll call with a single tap of a smartphone.
Meanwhile, Laduma, a virtual reality content production company says it plans to “lead the VR offering at WTM London 2017 by demonstrating to delegates how ground-breaking storytelling can change the way people view their brands”.
Avvio, based in Limerick, is a world-class hotel booking engine provider, while Madrid-based TransPerfect will be in the Travel Tech Zone to exhibit its translation service, Translations.com.
Other new travel tech exhibitors include US-based new technology exhibitor The Guestbook, the world’s first cash back hotel loyalty programme that rewards members for booking direct at more than 500 of the best independent and boutique brand hotels in major travel destinations around the globe; and France-based Availpro, a leading provider of e-booking software solutions which allows hotels to increase their occupancy and revenue while saving costs.
“Each of these companies is at the forefront of what’s new and what’s happening in the world of tech and has chosen the Travel Tech Show at WTM to showcase its product, WTM London, Senior Director, Simon Press said.
“This impressive group of new exhibitors at The Travel Tech Show – the largest travel technology event in the UK – goes to prove WTM London is the place to be to find out all about the latest innovations designed to keep the global travel industry one step ahead.”
WTM London 2017 will take place November 6-8 at the ExCeL exhibition center.
The Greek Travel Pages (GTP) is an official media partner of WTM London 2017.