...this industry-leading event will bring together experts from the low-cost aviation sector, together with key pundits from related fields including online travel, aircraft manufacturing, travel consultancy, hotels and e-commerce.
Singapore (PRWEB) January 26, 2012
agoda.com, a leading hotel booking site and part of Nasdaq-listed Priceline Group (Nasdaq: PCLN), today announced its participation in the upcoming Low Cost Airlines World Asia Pacific conference, hosted by Terrapinn.
Taking place on 8 -10 February, 2012, this industry-leading event will bring together experts from the low-cost aviation sector, together with key pundits from related fields including online travel, aircraft manufacturing, travel consultancy, hotels and e-commerce. Over the course of the three-day conference, keynote speeches, workshops and panels will cover topics spanning airlines and airports, new technologies, social media, marketing and sales, online solutions, consumer trends and more.
Sharing insight into driving expansion within the Asia-Pacific region, agoda.com Chief Commercial Officer Mr. Bryan Lewis is scheduled to speak on the conference's opening panel, 'Powering the Growth of Asia's Travel Industry'. Senior Commercial Director Mr. Ernst Hemmer will highlight the potential of partnerships between online travel agents and low-cost carriers in his talk on how airlines can optimize their OTA strategy.
Last year's conference drew more than 400 top-tier representatives from 160 different companies in 27 countries. This year's promises to be just as insightful, providing invaluable first-hand into LCC growth strategies and countless opportunities for networking and business partnerships.
The Low Cost Airlines World Asia Pacific conference takes place in the Marina Bay Sands complex, Singapore. For more information about the event or to purchase a ticket, visit http://www.terrapinn.com/2012/low-cost-airlines/.
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About Agoda Company Pte Ltd:
Agoda Company Pte Ltd (agoda.com) is a leading Asia-based, online hotel reservations company, which specializes in securing the lowest discount hotel prices. Agoda.com is part of Priceline.com (Nasdaq:PCLN). Agoda.com's network includes more than 165,000 hotels worldwide. The multinational staff of more than 800 professionals, located throughout the world, provides a first-rate reservation service that uniquely combines local knowledge and local connections to provide the best hotel deals to both business and leisure travelers.
In addition, agoda.com customers participate in the agoda.com Rewards Program, earning further discounts and free stays. Unlike programs that limit travelers to a single chain, the agoda.com Rewards Program allows customers to redeem Rewards Points at thousands of hotels around the globe, at any time. A member of the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA), agoda.com's aim is to promote travel by making it more affordable and more accessible to more people.