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Expedia Lodging Partner Services Hosts Annual Wanderlust Partner Summit in Dubai

Nov 23 2017

Expedia Lodging Partner Services (LPS) hosted their annual Wanderlust summit in Dubai on November 22, 2017, at the Taj Hotel.

Hosted by Johan Svanstrom, President of Hotels.com and Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN), Ait Voncke, Vice President Europe Middle East Africa Market Management and Paula de Keijzer, Senior Director Market Management - Middle East, Africa, Greece and Turkey, the summit was attended by over 300 delegates and partners across Expedia’s network in the Middle East.

During the event, Expedia LPS presented the latest technologies accessible to their hotel partners through Expedia Partner Central that allow them to connect with customers. This toolkit of technology, marketing and data offerings is designed to help hotel partners drive knowledge and efficiencies to grow their business through the leveraging of data to optimise revenue. Expedia also shared insights into trends in the Middle East and the region highlighting growth opportunities in the region.

Paula de Keijzer, Senior Director Market Management Middle East, Indian Ocean, Africa, Greece & Turkey at Expedia said, “We are thrilled to host our annual Wanderlust conference in the presence of our Dubai hotels partners. With the sharing and exchange of knowledge, we believe we can help our hotel partners better leverage trends and plan to anticipate and respond to travellers’ needs.”