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Attending hospitality conferences offers you the chance to hear the industry’s brightest minds discuss topical, relevant issues – market trends, forecasts, travel, information technology and much, much more – read on.

Fernando Gallardo and the Millennial Collaborative Economy

By Michelle Chaplow A seminar by Francisco Gallardo on Millennials and the collaborative economy in the tourism sector Fernando Gallardo is a highly respected hotel critic, with decades of experience; he is a journalist, writer, columnist and entrepreneur – one … Continue reading

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Keynote Speaker at the 2014 Preferred Hotel Group Global Conference & Predictions for the future of Hotel Photography.

A highlight of this year was delivering my keynote speech “Photography Essentials for the Digital Marketplace” at the PHG Global Conference which took place in Pebble Beach, California. Other Keynote Speakers included Arianna Huffington of the Huffington Post and Terry … Continue reading

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A recent study by Cornell University in New York indicates that photos on a hotel or travel website, capture attention.

By Michelle Chaplow As a professional Hotel Photographer and a keynote speaker on Hotel Photography, I am continually on the lookout for academic studies that demonstrate how quality photos on a hotel or travel website lead to increased reservations. As … Continue reading

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Michelle Chaplow delivers Keynote Speech at Historic Hotels of America Annual Conference

By Fiona Flores Watson “Consumers Crave Visual Stories: Increase the revenue from your hotel website with strong visuals.” Michelle was delighted to be invited to deliver a keynote speech on the importance of photography for historic hotels at the Historic … Continue reading

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Quality Hunting in Helsinki with Finnair and Helsinki Airport.

Quality Hunting in Helsinki Quality Hunters 2013 is a Finnish initiative set up by Helsinki Airport and Finnair. It is a two-day workshop, bringing together frequent-flying passengers and service development professionals, with the aim of coming up with practical ideas … Continue reading

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Photos of new CEO of ICANN

By Michelle Chaplow Everyone likes to be able to put a face to a name, so here are the new ICANN Player´s, shot at the ICANN presss conference in Prague, Czech Republic. Mr Fadi Chehadé will be the new CEO … Continue reading

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