The OTDYKH Travel Tech Conference will take place next week, the main topics that the experts of the event will discuss cover both domestic and international tourism. The hottest topics will be: reliable access to foreign markets through international partners, forecasts for the development of the air/railway and hotel segments, innovations in tourism legislation, as well as new digital services for tourism development from SBER and MTS.
Working with foreign destinations is like walking through a minefield: visa and transport restrictions, the impossibility of prompt settlements, high prices. Nevertheless, tried to solve all these problemsSatguru Travel is an international tour operator with an official representative office in Russia and the UAE, as well as its own host companies in 70 countries around the world. We will discuss new opportunities with the company's COO – Takhir Mirzaev.
The general partner of the session, Hotelbook, will present a new booking system. A variety of services, the possibility of mutual settlements with foreign suppliers, a wide geography and a variety of content– a far from complete list of new opportunities, which will be described in more detail by the company's CEO Dinara Gumarova.
Tourist business in a big way – a comprehensive strategy for the development of tourism and state-supported lending will be told by Konstantin Markov, Executive Director of the Center for Industry Expertise “Tourism”, SBER.
Logistics, cost and safety of transporting tourists have become the main problem in 2022. That is why it is so important to have accurate data and forecasts for the coming season. Victoria Kizimova and Anna Filippova, representatives of My Agent company, will share their analytics.
Oksana Danilova, head of the commercial department of TCH JSC, will also share trends and her analytics on changing demand in various areas of Russia and the CIS countries. As a Russian settlement system for air transport, the company has the most accurate information on these regions.
The limitation of the work of such services as Amadeus and Saber in the Russian tourist market caused an urgent need to develop domestic analogues. The Mixvel platform from Sirena Travel Global Distribution System has become such a system. Konstantin Nesterenko, Head of Product Marketing, will talk about its capabilities and the new interface.
Vadim Kasyanov, First Deputy General Director of AeroTour, will continue the topic of Russian technological platforms. What tools are available and what you can use to travel agencies for the sale of air tickets in the context of the migration of airlines from foreign to Russian GDS – an expert will share.
As part of the panel discussion: “Tourism in Russian: import substitution technologies, transport analytics and access to foreign markets” experts from Hotelbook, B2B.Ostrovok, My Agent, Sberbank and MTS will share trends in various segments of the tourism market, as well as new concepts for their development.
The final chord of the conference is the September changes in legislation that will affect the tourism market. How should contracts be adjusted based on the new requirements under the “Personal Data Law” and the “Consumer Protection Law”, as well as what is known from the register of travel agencies and the electronic voucher?
The general partner of the conference is Hotelbook – B2B online booking service for hotels and travel services around the world.