PAST EVENT: Technology and Digital Media Forum sponsored by Travelport
Date: Tuesday 12th Feb 2019
Venue: Travelport Offices, 1 Cumberland Place, Fenian St, Dublin, D02 FF20
- 08.45 Registration / Coffees / Tea with light breakfast
- 09.15 Welcome & Overview of Session
- 09.30 Session 1 – Conor O’ Kane, Head of Technology at Travelport Hospitality & Digital
- 10.15 Coffee Break
- 10.45 Session 2 – Amanda Webb, Digital Marketing Consultant, Spiderworking.com
- 11.30 Session 3 – Glenville Morris, Director, Consulting & Digital Insight at Travelport Digital
- 12.15 Q&A
- 12.30 Lunch
- 13.15 Finish
What will this Technology and Digital Media Forum concentrate on?
- What is real now?
- What is coming down the line?
- How can we be prepared? What should be included in your digital strategy?
Technology is evolving and change is inevitable. Are you prepared? What does your digital strategy look like for your organisation?
Glenville Morris – Product Director, Digital Insights Travelport Digital
Glenville has over 13 years’ experience as a mobile professional in the travel, entertainment and retail sectors. Before joining Travelport Digital, Glenville worked across analytics, SEO and mobile at easyJet, primarily as a product owner for their apps and mobile site. At Travelport Digital, Glenville heads up the Digital Insights team where he looks at market trends, operating system updates and how new technologies will affect the travel industry and our customers now and in the future.
Amanda Webb – Digital Marketing Consultant, Spiderworking.com
Amanda Webb is a serial content creator. She is happiest when blogging, vlogging and podcasting. In 2017 Amanda was named one of Social Media Examiners top 10 Social Media bloggers. Amanda loves working with small businesses to help them build content strategies that work. Amanda came to Ireland in 2005 to pursue a career in the Irish film business and worked as an Assistant Director on production,s including as Adam & Paul and Angela’s Ashes – an experience which started her on the road to vlogging. Before working exclusively in digital marketing, Amanda ran a small corporate gift company ‘Feelgood Organic Hampers’. In 2012 she talked two friends into starting Blog Awards Ireland and headed up the online marketing and project management of the event until 2015. As well as running Spiderworking she isthe lead social media trainer with the Fitzwilliam Institute and delivers the social media modules for them on their event management courses, public relations courses and their digital marketing courses.
Conor O’Kane – Head of Technology at Travelport Hospitality & Digital
Conor is the VP of Technology in charge of the Customer Experience portfolio within Travelport Technology. This includes all Mobile, Corporate and Point of Sales solutions. Conor has 20 years of experience in product development in the Finance, Telecommunications and Travel industries. Having originally Mobile Travel Technologies in 2012 as the Chief Operating Officer, Conor transferred into Travelport as part of the 2015 acquisition.
Open to All
February 12, 2019