Millennial 20/20

The world's first Millennial business summit launches in London on April 13th-14th, and will gather over 3,000 brands, companies, and start-ups to delve deep and understand this highly desirable millennial consumer and the future marketplace they create. With over 150 world-class speakers, find out more here -

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Date: 13 April 2016
Location: Victoria House, UK

Best of Both Worlds: Escape to the Country and a Digital Career?

Quality Cottages - Pembrokeshire Beach

As the Summer holidays draw to a close and mind turn to work, many people entertain the idea of working in some of the fabulous places they’ve visited on their travels.

Can you have it all? A beautiful landscape, a rural idyll and a cutting edge role in digital marketing?

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The Travel Marketing Conference – Optimising Online, Optimising The Mix

Join 25 Brands – including TUI, Thomas Cook, TripAdvisor & Best Western Hotels - at this one-day conference and find out how to monetise online travel marketing strategies from the leading travel brands themselves.

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Date: 16 September 2014
Location: One America Square, UK

The SMW Travel Award Program is open for Entries!

Come Fly With Me

Experience the international side of Social Media Week. Enter the SMW Travel Award Programme for grants to see SMW overseas.

The global team are looking for one participant, one speaker and one event partner to send to one of our spectacular SMW Host cities. Fancy bopping over to Berlin, living it up in London or moving and shaking in Mumbai? Well now you can with SMW's help.

Submissions are open, enter now.

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Going Free Sees Time Out's Mobile App Downloads Jump 6,000%

Time Out Mobile App New York Travel Guide Screenshot

Woah there. Run that past me again? Yup, you read it right. Travel and listings publisher, Time Out, announced a staggering 6,000% increase in the number of downloads of their travel apps after going free.

"In June, Time Out has made the decision to make all travel apps free for the foreseeable future – a move which saw the average weekly download per app jump from 140 downloads a week to over 8000, a rise of a staggering 6000%"

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Social Media Business Class

Free Social Media Business Class 2011 Webinar Series (#SMBC11) on how to create a “Social Business”

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Date: 27 June 2011
Location: Webinar, UK

Brands are a 'Snow Show' in Social

Heathrow Snow

Watching the crowds at Heathrow and St Pancras waiting for planes and trains respectively got me thinking about the way brands communicate when there’s something wrong. In each case, the news was filled with disgruntled passengers bad mouthing their chosen travel companies, frequently because of the lack of information that they had been given.

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Online and the Travel Industry

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Date: 6 September 2007
Location: Ingram House, UK