GDPR – What Will It Mean for The Travel Industry – And Can You Believe Everything You Read?

2 January 2018 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

In the third and final article of the series for GDPR: REPORT, Charlotte Lamp Davies, Vice President of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt UK, resolves controversies around GDPR, clarifying the scope and spirit of the regulation, severity of repercussions and depth of scrutiny of the travel industry...

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Don’t Fear GDPR, It’s The Logical Next Step in Your Company’s Digital Transformation

27 December 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

In the second installment of the three-part article series for GDPR: REPORT, Charlotte Lamp Davies, VP of Travel and Hospitality at DataArt UK, explains the application of GDPR in the UK, recommends a constructive road to compliance and advises travel companies to view the legislation as an opportunity...

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10 trends in tech to watch in 2018

TechRadar outlines ten trends to watch across industry sectors in 2018, with self-driving cars and voice-controlled devices topping the list. Sergey Bludov, SVP of Media & Entertainment at DataArt, comments on the future of voice-activated technologies. “The battle for the consumer...

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A Travel Tech Consultancy Perspective on 2017 and the Coming Year

22 December 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

By Greg Abbott, Andrew Sanders and Charlotte Lamp Davies Tnooz runs DataArt’s perspective on travel tech trends in 2018, stressing an increased pressure on business travel companies from the leisure travel sector and from the business travel programs of new players like Airbnb, Uber and Lyft...

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Trend Watch: Four Technology Topics Your Business Needs to be Aware of in 2018

20 December 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

In TTG Media, Charlotte Lamp Davies, VP of Travel and Hospitality at DataArt UK, shares her take on top travel tech trends for 2018. More extensive use of AI, conversion to mobile, utilizing blockchain as a platform for loyalty programs, and GDPR preparations are the main areas of focus for 2018. ...

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Personalisation Technology Key in 2018

12 December 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

International Travel and Health Insurance Journal features DataArt’s travel tech predictions for the 2018. Personalization is in the spotlight as the key driver of competitive edge, powered by developments in machine learning and artificial intelligence. Voice-recognition and blockchain technologies...

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GDPR and the Travel Sector: Benign Easter Bunny, Nightmare on Compliance Street, or the Ultimate Game of Chance?

12 December 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

In the first installment of a three-part article for GDPR: REPORT, Charlotte Lamp Davies, Vice President of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt UK, classifies the travel companies’ “personalities” according to their level of preparedness for the upcoming regulations, and contemplates...

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Face Value. Is Facial Recognition About to Replace Check-in and Passport Control?

27 November 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

Buying Business Travel Magazine presents an overview of expert opinions on the adoption of facial recognition technology in various travel scenarios, including biometric self-boarding and security screening. Charlotte Lamp Davies, Vice President of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt Europe, shares her...

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PhocusWire PundIT Show - Episode 6

20 November 2017 | Europe | Travel & Hospitality

PhocusWirePundIT Show features Charlotte Lamp Davis, Vice President of Travel & Hospitality at DataArt, alongside Alex Kremer, co-founder of Redeam, and Sam Shank, CEO of HotelTonight, commenting on highlights of the PhocusWright Conference and the most important developments in travel. ...

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Guest Post: Time to Think Smarter About Overtourism

20 October 2017 | UK | Travel & Hospitality

Charlotte Lamp Davies, VP of Travel & Hospitality Practice at DataArt Europe, talks to Travolution about the movement of locals to prevent ‘overtourism’ in a variety of destinations and shares her thoughts on how technology can be used to help alleviate the problem. “Venice...

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