Media Room

Why Personalizing Through Direct Channels Isn’t Enough

By Stu Waldron, OpenTravel Board Member, VP Technical Architecture at Travelport

06/27/2019 – As a regular traveler, I’m getting more excited about the shift I’m seeing in hotels and hospitality providers who are working harder to personalize a travel experience unique to ME. We’re living in an era of personalization across almost all industries, fueled by our ability to understand vast data sets and it’s encouraging […]

2019 HT-NEXT: Reservations of the Future Presentation

04/10/2019 – How must reservation options evolve to appeal to next-generation guests and stand up to the ever-increasing competition along the booking path? In this session, OpenTravel Board Member, Stuart Waldron, shares insights into how the travel industry needs to address the demand for a cross-vertical platform that will create more seamless experiences for guests. […]

Overview: The OpenTravel Alliance

The OpenTravel Alliance is passionate about solving the problems inherent with connecting multiple systems within the complex travel distribution arena. OpenTravel’s mission is to engineer specifications to ensure traveler and supplier information flow smoothly throughout travel, tourism and hospitality. OpenTravel creates, expands and drives adoption of open specifications, including but not limited to the use […]