Let’s get together.

On November 4th we will host the second edition of the FutureTravel Summit. The in-person event will bring together 350 attendees from all over the world, including many travel innovators, service providers, startups, investors and corporates.

We will welcome on stage great leaders sharing the challenges and opportunities from the latest events and trends impacting the travel industry. A premium space for travel professionals to meet face-to-face, share insights, and discuss the business strategies, innovations and global signals that are moving the industry forward.

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Pitch Competition

One of the main event highlights will be an exciting pitch competition where 10 of the world’s hottest travel startups will compete for a prize package worth $56,000, which includes a spot in the Scaleway Growth Program valued at €36,000, $10,000 in Freshworks credits for their product suite, and €9,900 in credits for an explainer video maker premium account of Simpleshow. The selected teams will get a lot of valuable feedback from a jury of well-known venture capital investors. Click here to meet the 10 finalists.

Keynotes & Panels

At this year’s FutureTravel Summit we will share insights on how the industry is moving forward, discuss latest innovations and trends, and celebrate those leaders shaping the path for innovation in the sector. From discussing the changes that are here to stay after the pandemic, how can destinations tackle mass tourism and how to pave the way to a sustainable travel industry, we will welcome on stage leaders sharing their vision and learnings. Click here to see the event agenda.

Confirmed Speakers

Travis Pittman
Travis Pittman
Co-Founder and CEO @TourRadar
Linden Coppell
Linden Coppell
VP Sustainability @ MSC Cruises
Carolijn Schoofs
Carolijn Schoofs
Head of Innovation @ Royal Schiphol Group
Christoph Schuh
Christoph Schuh
Investment Partner @ Lakestar
Gonzalo Carpintero
Gonzalo Carpintero
SVP Business Transformation & Operations @ Radisson Hotel Group
Meryem Aydin Conde
Meryem Aydin Conde
Senior Investment Analyst @ Amadeus Ventures
Alexander Gevers Deynoot
Alexander Gevers Deynoot
Director Chain @ Hopper
Tino Klahne
Tino Klahne
Director Strategic Innovation & Intelligence @ Lufthansa Innovation Hub
Lea Jordan
Lea Jordan
Co-Founder @ TechTalk.Travel
Raúl Gonzaléz
Raúl Gonzaléz
CEO EMEA @ Barceló Group
Michele Luperini
Michele Luperini
Ventures Associate @ Plug and Play Tech Center
Ana Metz
Ana Metz
Founder and Editor @ FutureTravel
Javier Gandara
Javier Gandara
Country Director @ Easyjet
Maximilian Wilhelm
Maximilian Wilhelm
Associate @ Speedinvest
Erika de Santi
Erika de Santi
Co-Founder @ WeRoad
Patricia Allen
Patricia Allen
Head of Content @ EU-Startups
James Dent
James Dent
Head of Sustainability @ TravelPerk
Anna Borduzha
Anna Borduzha
Mabrian Technologies

Previous Speakers

Natalia Bayona
Natalia Bayona
Director of Innovation, Education & Investments @UNWTO
Jean-Christophe Taunay-Bucalo
Jean-Christophe Taunay-Bucalo
CCO @TravelPerk
Julian Persaud
Julian Persaud
Chief Commercial Officer @Omio
Guru Sankar
Guru Sankar
Chief Strategy Officer @OYO
Leena Lassila
Leena Lassila
Director, Global Sales @Helsinki Partners
Fran Kauzlaric
Fran Kauzlaric
Innovation Lead @Brussels Airport Company
Frederico Moscoso
Frederico Moscoso
General Manager @Casa Bonay
Ana Metz
Ana Metz
Founder & Editor @FutureTravel
Nicolas Arroyo
Nicolas Arroyo
Director of Foresight & Founding Partner @Bespoke Copenhagen
Thomas Ohr
Thomas Ohr
Founder & CEO @EU-Startups
Christoph Schuh
Christoph Schuh
Investment Partner @Lakestar
Meryem Aydin
Meryem Aydin
Investment Analyst @Amadeus Ventures
Andrey Kostyuk
Andrey Kostyuk
Co-founder @Aalchemy Ventures

Sponsors & Partners

Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower (where the FutureTravel Summit will take place), is part of Hyatt Hotels Corporation, a leading American multinational hospitality company that has been managing and franchising luxury and business hotels, resorts, and vacation properties since 1957. As of today, Hyatt’s portfolio includes more than 1,150 hotel and all-inclusive properties in 70 countries across six continents. The hotel, designed by the prestigious British architect Richard Rogers, has a futuristic silhouette, and offers different possibilities from small to large meetings, as well as for pleasure, making it ideal for guests who wants to enjoy a luxurious treatment with personalized services that anticipates their every need.

TravelPerk is the next-generation business travel platform pioneering the future of business travel and empowering people to get together in real life. The all-in-one platform gives travellers the freedom they want whilst providing companies with the control they need – saving time, money, and hassle for everyone. TravelPerk is a traveltech unicorn and has the world’s largest travel inventory alongside powerful management features, 24/7 customer support, state-of-the-art technology and consumer-grade design, all of which are enabling companies worldwide to get the most out of their travel.

LUGGit: How often did you wonder what to do with your luggage before check-in or after check-out? LUGGit solves this for you by providing a luggage pickup, storage and delivery service. Through the mobile app or the website, you can request a Keeper (driver) to collect your luggage where you are, store it for as long as you need and deliver it back to the place and time of your choice. LUGGit has been operating in 5 European cities (Lisbon, Porto, Vienna, Prague and Barcelona), and in 2020, it was considered the 2nd Most Innovative Solution in the World by the World Tourism Organization.

Secure Your Ticket Now!

FutureTravel Summit 2022

November 4th, 2 PM – 6.30 PM CET

Hyatt Regency Barcelona Tower

Barcelona, Spain