PSD’s Emma Fox and Peter Rainbow attend the February Business Travel
Show and Travel Technology Europe Show at the Olympia London venue in
The interactive 3 day event was hosted by
American Express with various other global brand sponsors across areas such as
travel technology, payments, airline operators and accommodation &
There were seminars and conferences across different key
areas of the travel & technology sector, including GDPR which is highly
relevant to a number of our key project areas at PSD. After one such seminar we
had the opportunity to discuss GDPR principles with a Subject Matter Expert
within the travel industry.
We also met with several key figure heads to
discuss common trends and future predictions, which will involve potential
disruptors where hiring strategy road maps will need to be implemented.
We particularly enjoyed the American Express robot who welcomed everybody on
arrival, and would like to say a big thank you to Aeroflot for the complimentary
sandwiches and Russian treats, and to Travelport for the wonderful (and rather
large) G&T's. Perhaps next year we will see all three combined - a robot
greeting us on arrival, holding a G&T and sandwich!
We are very much looking forward to the next
event, and can't wait to see what developments we will see in this ever-changing
If you would like to discuss hiring plans or are considering
a career move, please do get in touch with either Emma Fox or