Going Mobile: The Future of Travel Itineraries

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"A whopping 92% of us carry a mobile phone with us when we travel. With this in mind, there’s huge opportunity to engage travellers before and after a trip as well as during it via their portable electronic devices. During this webinar, Open Destinations’ Travel Technology team will shed light on the potential of mobile technology to enhance your customers’ travel experiences and drive business growth at the same time.”

The webinar will focus on the following topics:

  • Change of traveller demographics
  • Growth and popularity of mobile technology
  • Issues faced by tour operators
  • Options presented by mobile technology
  • How to adopt mobile technology into your business

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Tim Russell – Business Development Manager (Asia) – Open Destinations
Originally from the UK, Tim has been in the travel industry for over 25 years in the UK, France, Vietnam and now Thailand. As well as roles at several large tour operators, he worked for Open Destinations from 2000-2003, and rejoined the fold in 2017 when ODL purchased a stake in his tour operator mobile solution Tineri.

About Open Destinations
Open Destinations is a leading independent software and services provider to the travel sector. Since its inception in 1999, Open Destinations has successfully implemented their software in more than 30 countries, with a system that supports upwards of 85 million searches per day. In 2017 Open Destinations secured a majority stake in the travel itinerary solution, Tineri. Tineri helps tour operators and travel agents communicate with their customers via a stylish, engaging and user-friendly mobile app.

Open Destinations has a combined staff of over 450 people between locations in London, Munich, Bangkok and Goa. Clients include Abercrombie & Kent, Abreu, Belmond, Dnata, ETStur, Explore Worldwide, Great Southern Rail, JacTravel, Rocky Mountaineer Vacations, Talisman Travel Design, Thompsons Holidays, Topdeck Travel and TUI Sports.


  • TIM RUSSELL

    TIM RUSSELL

    Open Destinations

    Business Development Manager (Asia)


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