We are proud to announce the Sponsors for the 6th Edition of the baVel Travel Summit: Barclaycard and Visa have joined Mastercard as Gold Sponsors of the event, and Kantox, eNett, Ingenico and Airplus will be part of the silver’s category. Once more, thanks to our partners, the Summit will be a unique and successful event of the travel sector.

As you would expect with such top companies from the payments transactions world as sponsors, this Summit’s edition will be focused on electronic B2B payments for the travel industry and how different players (hotel chains, tour operators, travel agencies…) tackle its evolution and regulation.

Conferences, Panels, Speed Networking and Payment Innovation Flashes

Among the new features added to this edition, the baVel Summit Travel will include Speed Networking Sessions where the attendees will be able to arrange one-to-one meetings and share business concerns or proposals in an agile way. Besides, there will be a ‘Payment Innovation Flashes’ session to present leading solutions in electronic payments.

Head of Travel & Mobility in Amazon Pay, Thomas Gmelch, will analyze how such a leading global company is handling payment methods to meet the needs of the connected travel consumer at the session “Rethinking Payments Convenience for the Connected Traveller”. This conference is scheduled for Thursday 24th of May at 11am.

In addition, on Wednesday 22nd, top professionals from Melia Hotels Group, Expedia Group  and others to confirme will debate on the benefits of payment technology from two opposite perspectives, the sales view and the financial one, at “Aligning Sales and Finance Goals around Streamlining Payments”.

The Summit will also dig into digital and organisational transformation, analyzing cases such as NH Hotels Group or Hotelbeds, and we will share briefly how at Voxel Group we have radically transformed the company’s structure towards an Agile and Sociocratic model.

This baVel Travel Summit edition expects to gather 180 to 200 leaders of the travel industry. The spots are quickly running out, so if you haven’t registered yet, don’t hesitate and book your spot in our website

See you the 22, 23 and 24 of May in Barcelona!