Reconnecting the Innovators & Leaders of the Travel Industry

Join us on November 24th for the first edition of the FutureTravel Summit. The online event will gather 10+ prominent industry leaders as speakers, and attract up to 1,000 participants, incl. many travel startups, investors and travel industry enthusiasts. The official event agenda can be found here.

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Exciting 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 $40,000. The winning startup team will receive a prize package that includes: $25,000 in AWS credits; $10,000 in Freshworks credits for their product suite; $2,300 in Semrush credits for their annual Guru plan; 1 year EU-Startups Club Membership for Startups & Scale-ups, and an exhibition stand at the EU-Startups Summit 2022 with 3 startup tickets.

The selected teams will get a lot of valuable feedback from a jury of well-known venture capital investors. The jury panel consists of Christoph Schuh (Lakestar), Meryem Aydin (Amadeus Ventures), and Andrey Kostyuk (Aalchemy Ventures).

Inspiring Talks & Panels

At the FutureTravel Summit we will discuss latest innovations and trends impacting the travel industry and highlight some of the most promising travel startups globally! We will have panelists representing three different business perspectives (an Airport, a City Promotion Agency, and a Hotel) to discuss “New Travel Experience: Shifts in the Industry”, and will talk about “How the Pandemic is Shaping Innovation in Travel Startups” with industry leaders from global travel scale-ups. More information about the event program can be found in the official event Agenda.

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

AAlchemy Ventures is mostly focused on early-stage startups providing b2b/b2b2c services.  They are particularly interested in the industries undergoing digital disruption, where market demand for such services already exists and is moving to digital platforms. ​ AAlchemy Ventures invests both themselves and jointly with members of their Investors’ Club, as well as mentors and accelerates startups in their DMBA program in association with Deloitte Cyprus.

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Date / Time / Location

November 24th, / 3:30 PM – 6:20 PM CET / Online