AWS for Industries

Category: Travel and Hospitality

Changi Airport

Changi Airport Group Uses DIVA Digital Factory to Meet Global Travel Challenges alongside AWS and Accenture

Changi Airport Group (CAG) uses innovative technology to operate Singapore Changi Airport, one of the most-awarded airports in the world. At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, the number of CAG’s passengers sharply decreased by 98 percent in a matter of weeks. Governments all over the world were also starting to impose […]

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Airports Want to Innovate Faster

I’m fortunate to regularly speak with airport industry leaders. From my conversations with CEOs, as well as commercial, operations, and technology leaders, I’ve noticed a common theme. They are optimistic that the travel industry will continue recovering, and their priority is to improve revenues and the passenger experience. This isn’t surprising given how the industry […]

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Linda JoJo, EVP & CDO at United Airlines at re-Invent 2021

Travel and Hospitality at AWS re:Invent 2021 – Industry Recap

Massimo, SriHari, and Steven were fortunate to join 20,000+ in-person attendees and more than 600,000 virtual participants at this year’s annual AWS innovation conference – re:Invent 2021. Customers and partners alike shared the overwhelming feeling of conducting business in-person again. Ian-Michael Farkas of Local Measure stated, “Making connections in-person has accelerated my ability to form […]

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T&H top service announcements

Travel and Hospitality at AWS re:Invent 2021 – Top Announcements

There were 85+ new service and feature releases over the course of AWS re:Invent 2021, alongside opportunities to hear directly from leading Travel and Hospitality organizations. AWS has the longest experience, and offers the deepest and broadest set of services among cloud providers with over 200 services and features – and re:Invent 2021 did not […]

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David “Rev” Ciancio - headshot

Executive Conversations: David Rev Ciancio, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Handcraft Burgers and Brew

David “Rev” Ciancio, Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Handcraft Burgers and Brew, located at 110 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018 joins Steven M. Elinson, AWS’ Head of Worldwide Restaurants and Food Services, for a broad-ranging discussion about his industry experience, continuous reinvention, and the upcoming launch of his latest restaurant concept. True […]

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HomeToGo CEO Dr. Patrick Andrae

Executive Conversations: Dr. Patrick Andrae, Co-founder and CEO of HomeToGo

Dr. Patrick Andrae, Co-founder and CEO of HomeToGo, joins David Peller, Managing Director, Travel and Hospitality for AWS, to discuss the company’s recent initial public offering (IPO), reflections on the past year, and what innovations born out of disruptions will last well into the future. HomeToGo successfully listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange on September […]

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Travel Hospitality Attendee Guide 2021

Travel and Hospitality at re:Invent 2021 – Industry Attendee Guide

We have an exciting re:Invent 2021 planned for customers in the travel and hospitality industry. This year, Amazon Web Services (AWS) heads back to Las Vegas to celebrate 10 years of AWS re:Invent with five keynotes, 20+ leadership sessions, and over 1,200 breakout and interactive sessions from November 29 through December 3—including several industry-specific sessions […]

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GSP Pin Map

How to Build Winning Consumer Market Development Strategies with Data from Foursquare and AWS Data Exchange

Consumer brands operate in an ever-changing world. Over 600k businesses open each year in the US alone, and nearly as many close. Surviving as a consumer brand in this highly competitive and evolving industry requires ever-more innovative strategies when creating a market development strategy. And success requires thorough analyses of the prospective market. Location data […]

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Alexa Smart Properties for Hospitality launches in the UK

Today we are excited to announce the launch of Alexa Smart Properties for Hospitality in the UK. From today, solution providers and UK properties can start integrating Alexa’s world-class AI into valuable end-to-end experiences at scale. Alexa Smart Properties simplifies tasks for guests like playing music, ordering room service, calling the front desk and even […]

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AI (Artificial Intelligence). People Flow Analysis / People Counting Analysis.

The TravelScrum Travel Data Exchange

Time to start the streamlining data exchange process – we can help make it a reality Up until 2019, the travel and hospitality industry experienced unprecedented growth. Airlines carried over 4.5B passengers (IATA), as well as the U.S. hotel industry registered record breaking performance and record profit margin. Digital transformation was in full swing. Moreover, […]

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