Expedia Group joins techtalk.travel as a Founding Member

The travel platform joins the existing board of founding members to promote transparency, upskilling, and collaboration in the travel and hospitality technology space

As a Founding Member, Expedia Group will hold a seat in the editorial committee and be amongst the editorial contributors of the neutral knowledge platform. They will share their knowledge and expertise on the latest trends and developments shaping the hotel technology space, empowering hospitality professionals to make better-informed technology decisions.

Vivek Bhogaraju, GM Revenue Performance Solutions Lodging & Vacation Rental at Expedia Group comments: 

'Elevating the dialog around key topics that help foster innovation and collaboration empowers us, as an industry, to make better decisions – whether they are related to boosting revenue performance or improving technology adoption. This closely aligns with the Expedia Group mission to power global travel for everyone, everywhere. We look forward to being an active member of the techtalk.travel community and share our expertise and insights as a member of the editorial committee.'

The techtalk.travel member companies and organizations are leading key players of different branches of the travel and hotel technology sector. These forward-thinking industry stakeholders create influential industry alliances serving the interests of accommodation providers, hoteliers, hotel owners, hospitality and travel professionals, technology providers, young talents, and universities alike. The dedicated industry community shares the mission of co-creating authentic, educational content around digitization and technology in the hospitality industry to drive transparency, collaboration, and innovation.

Expedia Group joins the existing board of Founding Members alongside Infor, HRS Hospitality & Retail Systems,  Shiji Group, Cloudbeds, Infrasys, ReviewPro, Great Hotels of the World, and Impala.

Sciant, Concept, Criton, Small Portuguese Hotels, Nomadix, Proposales, Userguest, ennea Capital Partners, Robosize ME and Guestcentric are Contributing Members. Read more about all techtalk.travel members and partners here.

About Expedia Group

Expedia Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: EXPE) companies power travel for everyone, everywhere through their global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, they help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. Expedia Group provides industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. The organization is made up of four pillars: Expedia Services, focused on the group’s platform and technical strategy; Expedia Marketplace, centered on product and technology offerings across the organization; Expedia Brands, housing all our consumer brands; and Expedia for Business, consisting of business-to-business solutions and relationships throughout the travel ecosystem.

The Expedia Group family of brands includes: Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.

For more information, visit www.expediagroup.com. Follow Expedia Group on Twitter and LinkedIn.