After the event on 17 November 2017 at Fairmont Quasar Istanbul in five conference rooms with the participation of 1500 tourism professionals, the Uzakrota Travel Summit 2018 preparations, which will be the most effective tourism event of the year 2018, has been started at a great pace. The main sponsors of the event which will be held on 30 November at Hilton Bosphorus Convention Centre are Amadeus, Emirates Airline, Tourism Korea and GoGlobal and this year, the event evolved further in the meaning of both concept and content with the participation of more than 2500 local and foreign tourism professionals in three conference rooms, five scenes and one foyer area.
This year, Uzakrota Travel Summit which has chosen as one of the most effective 10 tourism events by Bidroom, will bring together travel agencies, tourism tech firms, hotels, agencises serving the tourism industry and bloggers from Turkey and the countries from the close circle will be the most effective tourism summit of Turkey as in the past years.
More than 100 lecturers will adress topics such as “How to Create a New Brand in the Digital Age?”, “Omnichannel Marketing in Tourism”, “Strategic Partnerships, APIs and Data Analytics”, “Obtaining Market Share by Using Payment Methods”, “The Power of Emerging Markets and Online Platforms “ and “Global Developments in Airline Ticket Consolidation ” on 5 scenes in 57 sessions.
Speakers taking part at the event are:Mete Vardar -CEO– Jolly Tour, Yasemin Pirinççioğlu– CEO- Vip Tourism, Oktay Temeller -Director- Setur Tourism, Zekeriya Şen -General Manager- Fest Travel, David Gunnarsson -CEO- Dohop, Andy Owen Jones –CEO- BD4 Travel , Mert Dorman – President of Corporate Marketing and Distribution Channels-Turkish Airlines, İsmail Bütün– Vice President of Marketing-Turkcell, Oğuz Karakaş -CEO – Biletbank and Petur, Eric Willems -CEO- Amadeus Turkey, Altuğ Bekdemir –General Manager-Sabre Turkey, İbrahim Köymen -General Manager- Travelport Turkey, Fazal Bahardeen –CEO- Crescent Rating , Tolga Habalı -CEO- IRC – International Residency & Citizenship, Amit Taneja -Business Development Manager- Cleartrip, Zdenek Komenda -Business Development Manager- Kiwi, Marcin Wesolowski -Deputy General Manager- Bidroom, Yuriy Vyushin -Business Development Manager- Yandex.Travel, İztok Franco -CEO- Digg in travel, Dündar Özdemir -CEO – Wirecard, Kemal Geçer –General Manager- Lufthansa Group Iraq and Turkey, Güliz Öztürk -Deputy General Manager- Pegasus Airlines, Nevzat Arşan -Deputy General Manager- Atlasglobal, Çağlar Erol -CEO- Enuygun, Özkan Hacıoğlu -CEO- Neredekal.com , Yaşar Çelik -CEO- Biletall.com, Bertan Aner -CEO-Otelz.com, Kadir Kırmızı -CEO- Turna.com , Jelena Stankovic -Marketing Manager- Tourist Organization of Belgrade, Arden Agopyan -CEO- Hotelrunner, Emel Karaman -Marketing Manager- Bigchefs, and Tuğba Atay -General Manager- Hepstar Turkey, on 30 November, with the participation of these names below more than 100 lecturers will be at Uzakrota Travel Summit.
2.500 local and international visitors will be at Uzakrota Travel Summit where Amadeus Main Hall, Neredekal Tourism Tech, Emirates Tourism Marketing Halls and in addition Sabre Travel Tech Exchange, and Crescentrating Halal in Travel scene which is organised all around the world.
Uzakrota team will organise a butique event on 28 September in Athens before the giant summit will take place in Istanbul with the participation of 120 people and bring together the industry representatives.