Expedia Lodging Partner Services (LPS) hosted their annual Wanderlust summit in Dubai on Wednesday.
Head at the Taj Hotel, this year’s summit was attended by over 300 delegates and partners across Expedia’s network in the Middle East.
The summit was hosted by Johan Svanstrom, president of Hotels.com and Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN), Ait Voncke, vice president Europe Middle East Africa market management and Paula de Keijzer, senior director Market Management - Middle East, Africa, Greece and Turkey.
During the event, Expedia LPS presented its latest technologies that help hotel partners to connect better with customers.
According to a press release, the company's Expedia Partner Central toolkit is designed to help hotel partners drive knowledge and efficiencies to grow their business through the leveraging of data to optimize revenue.
Expedia also shared insights into trends in the Middle East and the region highlighting growth opportunities in the region.
Keijzer, senior director market management Middle East, Indian Ocean, Africa, Greece and Turkey at Expedia said, “We are thrilled to host our annual Wanderlust conference in the presence of our Dubai hotels partners. With the sharing and exchange of knowledge we believe we can help our hotel partners better leverage trends and plan to anticipate and respond to travellers’ needs.”