OpenTravel Advisory Forum Agenda


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Monday, October 23, 2017

10:00 am – 8:00 pm
Celebration Foyer

Registration

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course

OpenTravel Golf Outing

Transportation from Omni ChampionsGate provided.

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Formal Pool

Opening Reception

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

7:00 am – 7:00 pm
Celebration Foyer

Registration

7:30 am – 8:00 am
Harmony

Board of Directors Orientation

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Harmony

First Time Attendee Orientation Breakfast with Board and
Staff

9:00 am – 12:00 pm
9:00 am – 10:30 am

10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Turtin

Project Team Meetings –

Air 2.0 Project Team Meeting

2.0 Model Build Project Team Meeting

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Harmony

Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Welcome, Overview of
OpenTravel, Forum and OpenTravel Challenge

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Celebration A-B

Keynote Panel: Travel
Distribution – Enabling the Consumer Experience  Panelists:
Gene Quinn – Founder and former CEO Tnooz, Robert Cole  – Owner of Rock Cheetah

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Celebration Foyer

Networking Break

3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Celebration A-B

3:30 pm – 4:10 pm

4:10 pm – 4:50 pm

4:50 pm – 5:30 pm

Why OpenTravel
and Why Now?

Case Studies from
Around the World of the seamless travel experience

Rail – MASAI –
Led by:  Susanne Auigner

Golf Century –
LinksRez  – Led by:  Brian Bell

Rental Car Plus –
Avis Budget – Led by: Buddy Altus

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
On the Lawn

Networking Reception

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

 

7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Celebration Foyer

Registration

8:00 am – 9:00 am

Harmony

Networking Breakfast

9:00 am – 9:05 am

Welcome and
Announcements

9:05 am – 10:30 am

Celebration A-B

Roundtable:  What is Next for the Travel Industry? Industry
Visionaries and Association Perspective

10:30 am – 11:00 am

Celebration A-B

Panel Discussion:
 Next Generation Distribution Recommendations

Greg Poirier,
David Velasquez, Sandy Angel

11:00 am – 11:30 am

Celebration Foyer

Break

11:30 am – 12:15 pm

Celebration A-B

Case Study:  Adopting and Integrating OpenTravel 2.0 from
TravelPort

12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Harmony

Networking Lunch and
Awards Ceremony

1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Celebration A-B

OpenTravel Challenge
– Team Based Interactive Session to Promote OpenTravel Standards Focused on
Solutions for the Consumer Travel Experience

2:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Celebration Foyer

Refreshments Available during Challenge

3:30 pm – 4:50 pm

Celebration Foyer

Fireside Chat – Presentations and Deliberations with
OpenTravel Challenge Judges and Wrap up
Moderator:  Gene Quinn – Founder
and former CEO Tnooz

4:50 pm – 5:00 pm

Celebration Foyer

It’s a Wrap – Closing Remarks

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Harmony

Board of Directors Meeting