Digital Travel APAC 2017

25 - 27 April, 2017

Resorts World Sentosa

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 Remo Giovanni Abbondandolo
Remo Giovanni Abbondandolo General Manager, Middle East Travelstart
Remo Giovanni Abbondandolo is leading the business expansion of Travelstart in the Middle East. Previously Remo was part of the team that founded Africa Internet Accelerator (one of Naspers' investments), which launched three of the fastest growing e-commerce businesses in South Africa. Prior to this, Remo was part of Rocket Internet Australia & South East Asia where he was a member of the founding team that launched leading e-commerce companies such as, and


11:50 AM Panel: Should smartphones now be the only platform to build your travel planning capabilities?

  • The travel purchase process – what inspires travellers to think about trips and how frequently to they actively plan trips?
  • Mobile travel planning – What motivates travellers to browse or book trips on their smartphones? How can you capitalize of these behaviours?
  • When do travellers feel the need to switch devices and what is this based on?
  • What are the biggest shortcomings for smartphones and what is next in the mobile front?