Digital Travel Summit APAC 2020

08 - 09 December, 2020


Kei Shibata, Co-Founder & CEO at LINE TRAVEL jp & Trip101

Kei Shibata

Co-Founder & CEO
LINE TRAVEL jp & Trip101

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Kei.

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Day 1: Tuesday, 21 April 2020

Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

4:40 PM Power Panel: The State of MarTech 2020 – How can you optimize your tech stack to create only the most relevant and meaningful experiences, before, during, and after every trip?

Join our Power Panel of experts as they share their insights on how to optimize your MarTech in 2020 and for years to come:
  • How can you navigate the huge quantity of MarTech solutions in the travel industry and what should you be looking out for?
  • How can digital technology support and contribute towards your business objectives?
  • What are the structural and skill needs for optimal MarTech execution?
  • How can you use a mix of technology and commercial strategies to radically shift customers buying patterns and behaviour to a digital-first engagement?
  • How can you meet the needs of your customer in real-time using advances in AI technology?  How can you decide if you should go in-house or collaborate with third party providers?  How can you best overcome your internal MarTech skill set challenges?
  • What do you see as the next big trends in MarTech? In addition, how will it change the way you do business?

Day 2: Wednesday, 22 April 2020

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2020

9:20 AM Super Apps Fireside Chat: What does the ability to communicate, shop online, order rides, read books, play games, get food delivery and pay for anything within a single, unified smartphone app mean for the future of digital travel?

Join this interactive Fireside Chat with Asia’s leading Super App heavyweights and figure out how to:
  • How can you harness the data generated by users of multifunctional apps, to gain more insight into their daily behavior and deploy that information to offer new products and services?
  • Are the super apps becoming the key tools for Asia’s rising middle class?
  • How can you offer various services in before-traveling, in-destination and after-traveling?
  • How will the ability for super apps to bypass Google and other big search engines and offer an integrated experience disrupt the industry?

4:55 PM Debate – For and Against: OTA’s, Meta and other digital disruptors will replace direct airline and hotel bookings within the next 5-7 years *Live voting*

Join this 40-minute debate and fully engage with one of the most contentious and divisive issues currently facing your industry. Sit back and witness industry-leading figures pitting themselves against each other in a battle to deliver the knockout argument. Will you reconsider your position? And will you walk away with a fresh mindset and better prepared to take on this key conundrum?