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HSMAI New Year's Reception & Think Tank

in Amsterdam

Monday January 28th
From 14:00-17:30 including drinks and networking
NH Hotel Amsterdam Centre
Stadhouderskade 7, 1054 ES Amsterdam


Welcome to HSMAI Region Europe´s Think Tank in Amsterdam. It is FREE to attend for HSMAI members working directly in the hotel and travel industry.

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Time

Program

14:00-14.30
Registration & coffee
14:30-15:00
Presentation
– The Economic Outlook: What are the risks and opportunities ahead?
– Loyalty Today: The Implications of a Changing Landscape for Revenue Management
– “2019, the plans of the commercial leader…what is on your to-do list and why?”
Automation in groups and meeting space, bookings and event registration.

By Bas Lemmens, CEO at Meetings.com (part of Hotelplanner.com)

With more than 20 years of experience in the travel and hospitality industry, Mr. Bas Lemmens is the Co-founder of Booking.com and has served in various roles within the European hotel business including Ebookers.com, Isango.com, Easytobook.com, Hotelchamp.com, Redigo.ru, handling global business development accounts in addition to product acquisition and revenue management. A graduate from the University of Twente in Holland with a Master in Industrial Engineering and Management Science. Now he is the CEO of Meetings.com.

Meetings.com provides event planners and corporate buyers with the commercial might and technology-driven tools they need to save time, save money and create better events,” said industry veteran Bas Lemmens, CEO Meetings.com. “Years ago, when we started Booking.com, the goal was easy. We wanted to bring the best hotel rates into the hands of customers. Today, at Meetings.com, we have done the same with the more complex group and event planning market.”

Both the presentation and the Think Tank will be in Dutch

15:00-16:00
Think Tank
Moderator: Bas Lemmens
Interactive session about the above topics
16:00-17:30
Drinks and networking

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HSMAI Region Europe Ltd
1 Coldbath Square
London
EC1R 5HL
United Kingdom