9 August 2018
Andrew Sanders of DataArt to Discuss Blockchain in the Business Travel Ecosystem at the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention 2018
New York, August 9, 2018 — DataArt executives will attend the GBTA Convention in San Diego on August 11-15, 2018, the event dedicated to unveiling new products and technologies in the corporate travel space.
On August 14th, Andrew Sanders, VP of Travel & Hospitality, North America at DataArt, will join a panel “Demystifying Blockchain: What is it and why is it not going away?” with Kim Castro of TravelCAST and Jonathan Carmody of Innfinity. During the session, the panelists will explore how blockchain technology can potentially disrupt the business travel and hospitality space and its impact on the Global Distribution System (GDS). The panel will also discuss how blockchain is already reducing corporate travel spend and making global business travel safer.
Andrew Sanders has held executive and sales leadership positions at global companies specializing in enterprise hospitality technology solutions for over 20 years. At DataArt, he leads initiatives in the areas of business strategy and innovation mainly in the hospitality technology sector. His involvement in the hotel sector includes mobile technologies such as Mobile Key room access, in-building Distributed Antenna System (DAS) infrastructure, mobile application development including location-based marketing and guest engagement plus in-room entertainment.
Demystifying Blockchain Panel Event details:
Time and Location
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
10:30 – 11:00am PDT
Meeting Room 6D Upper Level
GBTA Convention 2018
San Diego Convention Center
111 West Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101
DataArt is a global technology consultancy that designs, develops and supports unique software solutions, helping clients take their businesses forward. Recognized for their deep domain expertise and superior technical talent, DataArt teams create new products and modernize complex legacy systems that affect technology transformation in select industries.
DataArt has earned the trust of some of the world’s leading brands and most discerning clients, including Nasdaq, S&P, Travelport, Ocado, artnet, Betfair, and Apple Leisure Group among others. Organized as a global network of technology services firms, DataArt brings together expertise of over 2,500 professionals in 20 locations in the US, Europe, and Latin America.