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Keynote Session: NDC And GDS: Opportunities And Challenges For Travel Agents And Airlines

Deep Dive Sessions

March 7, 2019

11:00 - 11:45

CityCube Berlin, Cube Club

IATA NDC and Direct Connect are massively changing how airline flights are sold. There are completely new opportunities for travel agents and airlines, but many complicated questions are also arising. This session provides insight into the NDC activities of Amadeus, Sabre and Travelport and gives convention visitors a basic understanding of a future key sales policy topic.

Moderated by:

Prof. Dr. Stephan Bingemer, Professor of Business Administration and Tourism, International School of Management Frankfurt (ISM)

Panel guests:

Stefan Betz, Head of Strategy & Commercials, Amadeus NDC-X Program

Will Owen Hughes, Global Head of Airline/Agency Transition, Travelport

Madhavan Kasthuri, Managing Director, EMEA Online Business, Sabre