Travel & Hospitality Insights
  • 2016 Travel Trends

    8 December 2015 | UK | Media

    As 2015 draws to a close, DataArt continues its tradition of issuing industry predictions for the upcoming year. Greg Abbott, head of DataArt’s Travel and Hospitality practice, takes a closer look at what we are to expect in 2016. Among key trends: massive consolidation in the industry; “verticalization” of the travel supply chain, the rise of alternative lodging and personalization of services.

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  • The good, the great, and the fascinating at the Phocuswright Conference

    7 December 2015 | Blog

    DataArt’s Travel & Hospitality Practice’s team, represented by Greg Abbott, Charlotte Lamp Davies, Roman Peskin and Alex Shchedrin, exhibited its latest technology solutions at the annual Phocuswright travel Conference in Hollywood, Florida. With a record 1700 of the most influential...

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  • DataArt Exhibits Latest Innovations at Phocuswright Conference and Travel Innovation Summit Nov. 17-19

    17 November 2015 | USA | Press Release

    Hollywood, FL – November 17, 2015 – DataArt, a technology consulting firm that creates end-to-end solutions, will be exhibiting its latest travel technology innovations and discussing 2016 trends, including how companies can manage and take action on the massive amounts of data now available, at...

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  • DataArt Selected to Help Enhance LeisureLink’s Vacation Rental Distribution and Booking Technology

    12 November 2015 | Press Release

    NEW YORK - November 12, 2015 - DataArt, a technology consulting firm that develops end-to-end solutions, announced today that it was selected by LeisureLink, the market leader in vacation rental technology solutions, to contribute to the development and delivery of its innovative full-service vacation...

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  • Skift Global Travel Forum 2015 Takeaways

    27 October 2015 | Blog

    About 800 attendees gathered at the second Skift Global Travel Forum 2015 in Brooklyn to listen to 37 top strategists, technologists, and marketers talk about the future of the global travel industry. Skift’s founder, Rafat Ali, opened the event and vowed to the audience that it was indeed a different...

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  • Touring Egypt in August – Are you mad?

    28 September 2015 | UK | Media

    By Charlotte Lamp Davies, DataArt Charlotte Lamp Davies, Vice President of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt, shares with TTG media her experience of touring Egypt. Her journey lies through Cairo, Aswan, Luxor and Hurgada, exploring the mystery of the Great Pyramids, the unique setting...

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  • Google Just Upended Hotel Distribution

    25 September 2015 | USA | Media

    By Greg Abbott, DataArt With search engines becoming powerful distribution channels, Google is moving into the hotel booking space. In an article published by Hospitality Net, Greg Abbott, head of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt, explores four initiatives launched by Google that expand its influence...

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  • Users' data compromised after technical glitch at Home Office contractor

    17 July 2015 | UK | Media

    By Saeed Kamali Dehghan Following the discovery of a security breech in VFS Global by the head of the Financial Services practice at DataArt UK, The Guardian ran a story highlighting the glitches in the system of the global visa services provider and offering commentary from Alexey Utkin & Dmitry Bagrov,...

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  • Let's Think Smarter

    3 July 2015 | UK | Media

    "The 'Internet of Things' could make an impact on travel - if there were greater collaboration," reports Matthew Parsons of TTG from DataArt's recent Question Time event. Greg Abbott, senior vice-president, travel and hospitality, at DataArt, said while “airlines are tight on passenger data”...

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  • Travolution — Travel brands benefit from partnering tech firms, DataArt question time hears

    12 June 2015 | UK | Media

    Travolution, UK's leading news source on travel & hospitality, reports on the third annual DataArt Question Time event in London, co-produced with Tnooz, titled "IoT in Travel: What's Ahead". Big travel brands like Tui are “happy to partner with smaller companies” when it comes to developing technology...

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