M3CONNECT CONFIRMS LEAD SPONSORSHIP AT HITEC DUBAI 2017

Digital convenience technology leader m3connect GmbH has confirmed its lead sponsorship of the Dubai leg of HITEC, the world’s largest hospitality technology exposition and conference brand, produced in partnership by HFTP and Naseba.

The award-winning German Wi-Fi Internet Service Provider (WISP) will present fully customisable solutions for Wi-Fi, digital signage, in-room entertainment, VoIP, and much more. At HITEC Dubai, m3connect will be showcasing its world-renowned ‘conn4’ hospitality solution, a unified all-in-one cloud-based solution designed to connect, inform, entertain and advertise to hotel guests.

Accor Hotels, Holiday Inn Express, IHG, Motel One, and Wyndham Group are some of the hotel brands that use m3connect’s services and solutions. With offices in Aachen, Berlin, Karlsruhe, Sibenik and San Francisco, m3connect is able to serve companies across the globe.

“We are very pleased to be part of HITEC DUBAI 2017 and to present our high-quality Wi-Fi based solutions to visitors in such an exceptional ambience,” said m3connect’s CEO Emilio Dragas. “The Middle Eastern hospitality market is very important for our future business and we will therefore show some of our latest designs and functionalities in Dubai.”

In addition to demonstrating their latest innovations, m3connect will be hosting thought leadership sessions during the interactive panel discussions at the summit. m3connect will be speaking about 5G technology and its potential impact on the hospitality market.

“Due to the growing interconnectivity of today’s guests, High-Speed Internet has become an essential technology for the hotel industry.” says HFTP’s CEO Frank Wolfe. “That is why we are so excited to welcome one of the world’s leading Wi-Fi providers to share best practices and future technology roadmaps.”

m3connect is also using the HITEC DUBAI summit to conduct pre-scheduled one-to-one business meetings with pre-qualified hospitality technology buyers from the Middle East for greater business facilitation in the region.

“Each year we have more companies wanting to penetrate the region to expand their own business.” says Nicholas Watson, Managing Director at Naseba. “We have helped to facilitate regional deals for over 10 years at the hospitality technology summits and are excited to support m3connect’s market access into the Middle East.”

HITEC DUBAI will take place at the Conrad Dubai Hotel on November 14-15, 2017.

WHAT DO GUESTS WANT FROM A HOTEL LOYALTY PROGRAM? (ORACLE HOSPITALITY REPORT)

Oracle Hospitality will be at HITEC DUBAI on November 14-15, 2017. The company has published a report on what customers REALLY want from hotel loyalty programs. Insights from the report will help hotel operators and hotel owners:

  • Better understand how consumers want to be rewarded
  • What to avoid when creating your program
  • How to tailor loyalty programs to leisure travellers

Download the full report here.

ORACLE REPORT: CREATING THE COVETED HOTEL GUEST EXPERIENCE

Oracle Hospitality, an exhibitor at HITEC Dubai 2017, recently commissioned a research study asking guests about ways to improve their hotel experiences. Insights from the report will help hoteliers and owners:

  • Identify key areas to invest in technology to enhance your guest’s experience
  • Better utilise personal interactions between guests and staff to positively impact their hotel experience
  • Offer more effective promotions that incorporate guest preferences to gain repeat business

Download the full report here.