Saturday, October 15, 2011

The BOOT (and Lounge) at WebInTravel and ITB Oct 16-21

I will be in Singapore next week (Oct 16-21) to attend WebInTravel and ITB asia. Send me an email if you are interested in meeting up.

I am running a series of sessions and presentations across the WebIntravel program (both the main program and the Boot Camp). Here are the sessions I will be in

At the WIT Boot Camp I am on at the following times (Monday 17 Oct)

11.00-11.50 Innovation Across Asia, Part 2
Facilitating a series of presentations on innovation and what's news across Asia. Presenting will be:

12.30-12.40 The WIT Bootcamp Debate: Old People Suck At Start-Ups
Standing in between two entreprenuers and they battle it out over whether or not old people belong in start ups.

At the Main WIT show

Tuesday 18 Oct

12.40-13.00 The first two presentations of the inaugural WITovation Awards 2011
I will be presenting the Winner of the Mobile Groover section

15.00-15.45 The WIT Groove Debate 2 + Panel

Debate: A debate on the value of deals. I will be head to head against a Sabre representative on the value of the deal sector

Will then join a panel to discuss further with
  • Bryan Lewis, Chief Commercial Officer, Agoda

  • Tai Parata, Managing Director, Travel,
  • Ensogo
Patrick Linden, Co-founder and CEO, Dealguru Holdings, Singapore
Remy Merckx, VP e-Commerce Sales & Distribution, Accor
Tom Gallagher, Executive Vice President, Revenue Generation, Pegasus Solutions
Mohamed Yusof, Director of Business Strategies, Royal Plaza on Scotts, Singapore
All moderatored by Yeoh Siew Hoon, Editor & Founder, Web In Travel

On the 19th

Oct 19, 16.10-16.40 Get Into The Groove – The Future of Social

  • Jakob Riegger, Co-Founder & Managing Director, TrustYou, Germany

  • Danny Oei Wirianto, CEO, Mindtalk, Indonesia

  • Margery Lynn, Dachis Group South-east Asia
Abrar Ahmad, Partner, Travel Capitalist Ventures