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Data Talks

eTravel World

March 6, 2020

10:30 - 13:30

Hall 7.1b, eTravel Lab

Main focus on data and innovations in the travel tech sector and what the customer gets out of it: AI and machine learning, data usability and platforms, predictive personalization and seamless travel.


Welcome and Moderation:
Bernd Nawrath, Managing Director/Consultant, BNC Bernd Nawrath Consult

  • Introductory dialogue on business models and how they work
  • How to create added value with data

Interview guest:
Lisa Kinne, Consultant Digital Aviation & Tourism, Bitkom e.V.

Bernd Nawrath, Managing Director/Consultant, BNC Bernd Nawrath Consult



  • The “Multi-Platform-Network approach” illustrates the aim to take Amadeus’ core assets along the journey, introduce new platforms and connecting them systematically to create the digital operating system of travel.
  • The goal is to create a digital seamless travel experience for the traveler by enabling the travel industry through a connected ecosystem of technology platforms and a partnership eco-system leading to a self-enforcing network effect mechanism.

Monika Wiederhold, Managing Director, Amadeus Germany GmbH

  • Peakwork shows the relevant trends in data warehousing, data analysis and evaluation
  • How can retrospective data analysis be used to predict future trends and develop new data-driven products and services?

Joao Gonzaga, Chief Product und Technology Officer, Peakwork

  • Best case presentation "A picture is worth a thousand datapoints – gain customer insights by visualizing data"

Moderated by:
Bernd Nawrath, Managing Director/Consultant, BNC Bernd Nawrath Consult

Oliver Nökel, Founder / CEO, NumBirds GmbH

  • What has been the impact of platforms on the customer experience?
  • What opportunities will it deliver to the travel industry?
  • Where are we on the way to platformation and what can we expect for the future?

Tom Fecke, Director Strategic Sales EMEA, Sabre

  • Which trends will affect the travel industry?
  • How will AI improve your travel experience?
  • What does that mean for the airline world?



Olivier Krüger, CEO, Lufthansa Systems

Moderated by:
Kevin May, Editor in Chief, PhocusWire

Panel guests:
Olivier Krüger, CEO, Lufthansa Systems
Andy Owen-Jones, Co-Founder & CEO, bd4travel