7 Ways Face Recognition Can Unlock A Secure, Frictionless and Personalized Travel Experience.

| August 28, 2019

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Boarding a plane used to be the exciting start to any journey, even a business trip. But today’s airports are busier, more congested and stressful than ever. According to the International Air Transport Association over 4 billion passengers boarded airline flights worldwide in 2017. With demand for air travel expected to double over 20 years, 1 that makes for some very crowded airports

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How will travel loyalty programs respond to coronavirus?

Article | April 3, 2020

During Q4 2019 I had multiple conversations with companies from the hospitality, retail and banking sectors that were either launching or redefining their loyalty programs. In all cases, companies were looking to provide greater value to their members and to stand out from the crowd of meaningless programs. As we all know, things have changed, and plans have been by more urgent matters.There is, however, a tremendous opportunity right now for loyalty programs to step up during the ongoing coronavirus crisis and show why being a member makes a difference.

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State of Artificial Intelligence in Travel

Article | April 3, 2020

AI in travel life cycle and vertical segments / Using AI in the hospitality landscape to enhance hotel reputation, drive revenue and elevate the customer experience to the next level / Travel management companies intend to invest in chatbot technologies / OTAs are using AI to offer travelers deeper personalization and more automated customer service during the search, shop and buy process / Conclusions.

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Booking.com Predicts the Top Travel Trends for 2020

Article | April 3, 2020

Drawing on its expertise as a leader in travel and technology, Booking.com predicts 2020 will be a year of travel exploration like never before, fueled by technology as well as a growing sense of responsibility and deeper connection with the people and places we visit.

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Poor payment experience determines choice of travel provider

Article | April 3, 2020

Payments are now accepted as one of the areas adding friction to the traveler journey, from the booking process to being on a trip, according to new research. The Frictionless Travel Payments: From Complexity To Competitive Advantage report from Amadeus shows that 70% of consumers say a good payment experience would drive them to select a travel provider over a competitor. In addition, 74% say a poor payment experience affects the enjoyment of their holiday. The study also reveals that 74% of travelers are booking less than two months before departure and millennials are twice as likely to book later than those aged over 55.

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Protravel International is unique in the travel industry, combining the upscale personalized service of a boutique agency with the global buying power of our parent company, Travel Leaders Group. Ranked among the top ten agencies by Business Travel News and Travel Weekly, Protravel has spent the last 30 years establishing ourselves as a client-focused, internationally-renowned travel management company. Our dedicated team of experienced and passionate professionals provides exceptional service for our luxury leisure clients, corporate accounts and celebrity clientele.

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