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Think Global Forum London

Think Global Forum London

Think Global Forum London

May 14, 2019 | Dublin, Ireland

For Immediate Release

The Think Global Forum returns to Europe with numerous guests and Forum Executives from leading organizations joining the European Travel Forum taking place at the Conrad St James Hotel, in London.

Aoife Murphy, Managing Director and María Jesús de Arriba Díaz, Development Director, Think Global Forum Europe will welcome attendees to the event and Thomas Murray, CEO, Vistatec, will deliver an opening address for what is expected to be an in-depth opportunity to share and discuss upcoming industry opportunities and challenges.

This year’s Think Global Forum Travel event includes industry speakers:

·      Tom Raczka, Localization Manager, Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)

·      Alberto Ferreira, UX Research Manager, dnata (Emirates Group)

“It is good to be back in London for this European Think Global Forum. The forum promises to be a fantastic opportunity for industry guests and Forum Executives to exchange ideas and to network in the heart of London,” said Simon Hodgkins, Founder, Think Global Forum.

The European Travel Forum returns to the city of London after a successful Los Angeles forum event in April.  The event will be held in the historical Conrad St James hotel, in Westminster, located across from Buckingham Palace and the Houses of Parliament.

Many other forums will be taking place across Europe and the United States in the months ahead, including the Think Global Forum New York, on May 20, 2019.

To learn more or to join the Think Global Forum, please visit https://www.thinkglobalforum.org

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum is a community of global individuals including forum participants, industry experts, speakers and Forum Executives. The Think Global Forum is designed to provide insights and thought leadership in the context of Technology, Travel, Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Retail, eCommerce and a growing number of sectors around the world. The forum offers keen insights into the here and now and, most importantly, the future.

Media Contact

Priscillia Charles
Communications Director, Think Global Forum
priscillia@thinkglobalforum.org
https://www.thinkglobalforum.org

Think Global Forum USA Travel

Think Global Forum USA Travel

Think Global Forum USA Travel

May 7, 2018

Mountain View, California 

The USA Travel Forum Executives will convene this month to discuss the very latest and future trends in the travel and hospitality sector. María Jesús de Arriba Díaz, Director, Think Global Forum USA will host the USA Travel Forum on May 10, 2018.

Thought leaders from the travel sector will join these discussions including key executives from organizations including Expedia, TripAdvisor, Generali, Marriot, Deloitte and many more. 

"I am honored to be joined by leading Forum Executives from the Travel industry. I am looking forward to hosting the Think Global Forum USA Travel this month," commented María Jesús de Arriba Díaz. 

This USA Travel Forum takes place following the recent successful launch of the European Think Global Forum which has seen three new European Forums take place. Think Global Forum Travel Europe (London), Think Global Forum Retail and eCommerce (London) and Think Global Forum Technology (Dublin). 

The Think Global Forum continues to expand with Forum Executives across Europe and the USA. Think Global Forum USA includes dedicated Forum Executives in four industry sectors covering Travel, Technology, Manufacturing and Life Sciences. Think Global Forum Europe includes Forum Executives in three industry sectors, Technology, Travel, Retail, and eCommerce. 

The Think Global Forum is rapidly expanding the wider Forum Community. If you are interested in joining the Think Global Forum, becoming a Forum Executive or getting involved in the growing community you can find out more information at https://www.thinkglobalforum.org/join-the-community

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum, the Forum Executives and the wider Think Global Forum community brings together top experts to give a greater voice to the industry sectors. The forums include many senior executives from some of the most well known global organisations. A key focus of the forum is to help shape the future and to help define and communicate key strategies within specific industry sectors.

Media Contact

Bronwyn Hogan
Think Global Forum
info(at)thinkglobalforum.org | www.thinkglobalforum.org 

 

 

Think Global Forum European Travel Forum

Think Global Forum European Travel Forum

EUROPEAN TRAVEL FORUM LONDON 

Dublin, Ireland — April 23, 2018

The European Travel Forum was launched late last year in London. The event saw a host of travel Industry experts, speakers and Forum Executives in attendance from many leading travel companies including Expedia Inc, TripAdvisor, Hostelworld Group, OpenJaw Technologies, RCI/Wyndham Worldwide, Oasis Collections, Sanctifly, Enterprise Ireland and Carnival Group. 

The recently appointed travel Forum Executives will be meeting again in London and will be joined by Nóirín Hegarty, Operations Director, Lonely Planet as a newly appointed Forum Executive. 

The Forum Executives will be addressing a number of the latest travel industry topics at the meeting. The forum will be chaired by Aoife Murphy, Managing Director, Think Global Forum, Europe. 

The Forum Executive meeting will take place in London on April 24, 2018. If you are interested in finding out more about the wider Think Global Forum or in joining the growing global community please visit www.thinkglobalforum.org 

About Think Global Forum

The Think Global Forum, the Forum Executives and the wider Think Global Forum community brings together top experts to give a greater voice to the industry sectors. The forums include many senior executives from some of the most well known global organisations. A key focus of the forum is to help shape the future and to help define and communicate key strategies within specific industry sectors.

Media Contact

Bronwyn Hogan
Think Global Forum
info(at)thinkglobalforum.org | www.thinkglobalforum.org 

Think Global Awards Closing

Think Global Awards Closing

The Think Global Awards 2017 are closing for entry

The awards are currently open to individuals, companies, brands and organisations.

The following Award categories are open for entry: 

Brand of the Year Award

Community Award

Company of the Year Award

Global Advertising Award

Language Industry Person of the Year Award

Localization Recognition Award

Manufacturing Company of the Year Award

Life Sciences Company of the Year Award

Most Innovative Use of Technology Award

Online Advertising Award

Retail Company of the Year Award

Technology Company of the Year Award

Travel Company of the Year Award

The Think Global Forum Awards recognize the achievements of people, projects, brands and companies around the world.

Closing date for last entries: December 29, 2017.

You can enter the awards here.

Think Global Forum European Launch

Think Global Forum European Launch

Think Global Forum European Launch

Following on from the successful Think Global Forum launch events in the USA, the Think Global Forum will continue this industry leading thought leadership series with new forums launching in Europe beginning October 2017. 

The initial forum for Europe will be the Think Global Forum Travel & eCommerce launching in London. This follows the USA Forums in Technology, Travel, Manufacturing and LifeSciences sectors.

The Think Global Forum executives and the wider travel and hospitality community will bring together top experts to give a greater voice to the global thought leadership community.

Forum members include many senior executives from some of the best known global Travel and eCommerce organizations. A key focus of the forum is on the future and to help define and communicate via a thought leadership capacity on many global factors including the challenges and opportunities in the travel, eCommerce and hospitality sectors.

If you would like to join the Think Global Forum community please visit: 

http://www.thinkglobalforum.org/join-the-community/

 

Industry Experts to Join Global Thought Leadership Panel

Industry Experts to Join Global Thought Leadership Panel

CALIFORNIA (PRWEB) MARCH 21, 2016

Leaders from a broad spectrum of the travel and hospitality industry will participate in a new Think Global Forum initiative designed to help companies address the challenges and opportunities presented by operating at a local level throughout the global marketplace.

The Think Global Forum launch will commence with the travel sector forum and will curate the strategic insight and creative ideas of this executive panel of industry thought-leaders to produce and publish a series of global outputs industry wide.

Vistatec, a company that provides globalization and localization services to global brands, is spearheading this new initiative.

“Think Global Forum is an important globalization leadership initiative that will benefit any brand managing the challenges of globalization,” said Thomas Murray, Chief Executive Officer of Vistatec. “This is a unique opportunity for leading experts to collaboratively develop solutions and capture that shared thinking with the industry as a whole. Vistatec is proud to be the conduit that will help businesses to communicate more effectively with global customers,” added Simon Hodgkins, Chief Marketing Officer at Vistatec.

“In this increasingly digitally connected world, the Think Global Forum is an excellent opportunity for the wider travel sector,” says Kier Matthews, Vice President of Sales at Europe Express. “I very much look forward to being part of this exciting new initiative and to working with the executive panel to help deliver real positive outcomes in the ever-changing travel industry.”

The executive panel will be chaired by Michele Smith, Vistatec’s North American Director of Sales, Travel and Hospitality. Panel participants represent a cross section of the travel industry, including airlines, hotels, payment processing, online travel agencies (OTAs), travel professionals and cruise lines. Among the confirmed executive panel members are: 

  • Puneet Bhargava, Senior Manager, Deloitte Consulting

  • Jacob Buckstead, Vice President of Sales, Hotel, Travel, and Leisure, First Data

  • Dan Chappelle, President, The Wealthy Travel Agent

  • Teresa Fisher-Gálvez, Localization Project Manager, Expedia

  • Alex Lopoukhine, Director of Business Development, Viator (Trip Advisor)

  • Kier Matthews, Vice President of Sales, Europe Express

  • Lynn Pina, Senior Vice President of Marketing, Europ Assistance

The inaugural Think Global Forum Travel meeting will be held Wednesday, March 23, 2016, at Hotel 1000, 1000 First Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104.

To learn more about Think Global Forum Travel visit http://www.ThinkGlobalForum.org.

About Vistatec

Vistatec has been supporting some of the world’s most iconic brands to optimize their global commercial potential since 1997. Vistatec is one of the world’s leading localization solutions providers headquartered in Dublin, Ireland with offices in Mountain View, California, USA.

Media Contact

Simon Hodgkins, Chief Marketing Officer, Vistatec

events@vistatec.com www.vistatec.com