DataArt Sponsors OpenTravel Advisory Forum on Travel E-Commerce

Leading travel & hospitality companies, including Marriott and Expedia, discuss airline merchandising, connectivity challenges in hospitality and modern XML messaging structures.
WHAT: DataArt, a custom software development company that builds advanced solutions for the travel & hospitality industry, is sponsoring OpenTravel’s Travel Advisory forum on April 29, 2013 - May 2, 2013 in San Diego, CA at the Loews Coronado Bay
DataArt will be joining OpenTravel, along with fellow sponsors - Travelport, InterContinental Hotel Group, Expedia, HP and Marriott, to help connect and enhance knowledge on new travel distribution developments for distribution executives, architects, developers, analysts, business development professionals and start-ups. Solely an educational event, attendees will hear from the travel industry executives and meet influencers from supplier companies, distributors and technology providers in an open and collaborate environment.
WHO: Speakers include:
  • Henry Harteveldt, Travel Industry Analyst, Hudson Crossing
  • Harold Dibler, Managing Director of Information Technology, Best Western
  • Tom Taylor, Senior Director, Destination Merchandising & Site Optimization, Expedia Worldwide
  • Dan Westbrook, VP & GM Distribution Sales and Service, Travelport
  • Stuart Waldron, Enterprise Architect, AMTRAK
  • Roni Schuetz, Enterprise Architect, HP
ATTENDEES: Travel industry professionals from North America and around the world. This includes:
  • Distribution executives
  • Travel solution providers
  • Software developers
  • Solution providers and consultants
WHERE: Loews Coronado Bay - San Diego
4000 Loews Coronado Bay Road
San Diego, California 92118
WHEN: April 29, 2013 – May 2, 2013
REGISTER: Register here
ORGANIZER: Valyn Perini, CEO of OpenTravel:
“OpenTravel members, like DataArt, are smart companies that understand the value of working collaboratively with their trading partners to build standard distribution solutions. Companies that sponsor our events go further, helping to underwrite the work we do and demonstrating their commitment to the broader travel industry.”
CONTACT: If you are a member of the media or an industry analyst and you’d like to attend the show or speak with presenters during the event, contact Rosemarie Esposito at 212.255.0080, ext. 20, or resposito@articulatecomms.com

About DataArt

DataArt (www.dataart.com) is a custom software development firm that builds advanced solutions for the financial services, healthcare, hospitality and other industries. Combining domain knowledge with offshore cost advantages and resource flexibility, DataArt develops industry-defining applications, helping clients optimize time-to-market and minimize software development risks in mission-critical systems. With an unrivaled talent pool of highly skilled software engineers in New York, London, Russia and Ukraine, DataArt provides the technical skill, accountability and industry knowledge needed to deliver custom applications on time and on budget. DataArt clients include Standard & Poor’s, Harmonic Fund Services, Ogilvy, artnet, Panasonic, Cancer Research, Ocado, Charles River Laboratories, Betfair, Misys, leading asset management firms and three of the world’s top ten investment banks.
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