Under Pressure, Airbnb Adjusts Pricing Model Across EU
Following a call from the European Commission and European Union consumer authorities to align its terms and conditions with EU consumer rules and to improve pricing transparency, Airbnb has initiated several changes to its services.
STR recently reported that occupancy for the United States hotel industry declined in July for this first time in the past 12 months (-0.2 percent to 73.6 percent), fueled by a 1.9-percent decrease in demand.
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HITEC: Industry must think holistically about tech
Technology is vitally important to the overall success of the hotel industry, but the industry’s general approach to utilizing technology might be holding it back, according to a panel of experts speaking during the Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition & Conference.
Working Group Applications Deadline (U.S. & Canada)
Applications for the Association's 2020 U.S. & Canada Working Groups will close at midnight on September 20. Interested in contributing to future IHG initiatives? Take action on hospitality issues and contribute your expertise and industry insights to help impact the value of IHG-branded hotels.
The 24-year-old Lodging Conference hosts thousands of industry leaders and experts every year with an attendance of 1900+ in 2018. It brings together hospitality’s most influential owners, operators, CEOs and dealmakers to strategize about development, management, operations and much more!
At the Europe Hotel Technology Summit taking place in Edinburgh, Scotland, attendees will find a great opportunity to share best practices and key insights with other hoteliers and the IT community, as well as learn all the latest on technology from IHG.
Being held in Houston, Texas, the fifth annual IHG Technology Solutions Summit is an action-packed, 2-day event where attendees can network with top IHG executives, gain industry insights and engage with experts who will share how to best implement key learnings.