The 2nd Conference “Modern IT tools for travel industry” took place on 19 September 2013. The Conference was supported by Voroshilova and Partners and AVIA Centre. More than 300 representatives of travel agencies, hotel chains, marketing and IT specialists participated in the Conference.
The Conference continued the last year topic, and highlighted the role and opportunities of social networks, advanced technologies and on-line booking for a successful and efficient work in the tourism industry.
The Conference Moderators were Irina Voroshilova, the co-author of “100% Internet Marketing” book, author of training seminars on Internet advertising for travel agents, director general of “Voroshilova and Partners” internet agency, and Natalia Mushkareva, marketing communications specialist with 18-year experience, author of trainings for internet media and advertising agencies, teacher in the Higher School of Economics.
“Meeting partners face to face, plus attending the presentations of Google, Mail.ru, Yandex and other experts is a good reason to come to the Moscow’s show from the regions”
Irina Voroshilova, Conference Moderator
Among the Conference speakers there were the experts of the leading companies, specialized websites, global booking systems including Karina Martirosyan, business development manager and Alexandra Galtseva, project manager, (Google), Viktor Yakovlev, head of the industrial sales department (Yandex), Sergey Kokhichko, project manager (Target@Mail.ru), Sergey Manshikov, project brand manager (Odnoklassniki.ru), Sergey Bogachev, general director (Avia Centre), Konstantin Kalabin, TripAdvisor Senior market Development Manager Russia & eastern Europe, Artem Kolesnikov creative director (TRM Agency), Lyudmila Bulavkina, project manager (Perspective Researches Fund), Aleksey Fomin ,executive director (Workle.ru).
The topics raised at the Conference were very relevant, timely and interesting. This was confirmed by the audience activity. The delegates asked a lot of questions and initiated lively discussions. Next year the Conference Organizers are going to continue the topic of social networks and their new opportunities, the role of gadgets (devices, mobile applications) in the tourism industry, the modern technologies for on-line booking.
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