Have you noticed how the travel industry has changed over the last years? Technology seems to be a key driver of this transformation, just look at how the Travel Tech industry is growing all over the world! It's worth diving deep into the topic, so we're excited to invite you for a very special Beta Hour on 5th March dedicated to exploring the future of Travel Tech! We made sure there is an amazing lineup of experts, entrepreneurs and practitioners to share insights with you - check out the agenda: 18.30 - registration, networking and drinks 19.00 - Presentation: Trends and challenges shaping the Travel Tech industry in 2020, Roberto Antunes, Executive Director, NEST 19.20 - Panel discussion: Exploring the future of Travel Tech, participants: Wendy van Leeuwen, Co-Founder, Secret City Trails Sergio Guerreiro, Senior Director, Turismo de Portugal Claudio Santos, Director, Amadeus IT Group Portugal Gonçalo Faria, Open Innovation Program Director, Beta-i, as the moderator 19.50 - Q&A session 20.00 - networking and drinks Register here: http://bit.ly/bhtraveltechfb Isn't the travel industry exciting?! Make sure you participate in these events as well! March 17 - Lisbon Tourism Summit - a full-day conference dedicated to the tourism industry and its latest trends. It's a great opportunity to listen to expert presentations and panels, participate in workshops and startup showcase and share knowledge and positive synergies! https://lisbontourismsummit.com/ April 3 - 5 - Techstars Startup Weekend Lisbon Travel Tech - develop your startup idea in 54 hours - beginning with Friday night pitches and continuing through brainstorming, business plan development, and basic prototype creation, with the support of 10 amazing experts. Techstars Startup Weekends culminate in Sunday night demos and presentations. All of this brought to you by NEST - Tourism Innovation Center Portugal. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/techstars-startup-weekend-lisbon-travel-tech-tickets-85261035051 __________________________________________________________________________ Beta Hour is an event made for and by the community! We gather together to build connections and get inspired in various areas by participating in presentations and panel discussions with experts. Beta Hour is the time on Thursday afternoon when you can come to meet the Beta-i community, enjoy good conversations, and relax with music and drinks! Join us!