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U.S. Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services Sector: Skift Research Estimates 2020

U.S. Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services Sector: Skift Research Estimates 2020

February 2020

Travel agents still exist; tour operators are the last sector to be moved to digital; online travel platforms are scrambling to keep the growth rate high. We are expecting to see more changes shaping up the travel arrangement and reservation services sector in the next few years.

The Future of Conventions

The Future of Conventions

November 2014

The convention of the future is a co-created hybrid mechanism of live and virtual engagement, fluidly connecting more people through more channels over longer periods of time to leverage the collective knowledge of the community.

The Future of Meetings in Hospitality

The Future of Meetings in Hospitality

March 2014

The hotel meetings and events industry is going through a radical evolution due to new communication technologies, Millennial psychographics, and a rethinking of the overall purpose and value. Pop culture events like TED and SXSW are also changing the perspective of what’s possible at conferences, but are meeting planners and hospitality executives jumping on these trends fast enough?