Travel Lounge Talk Series

Get On-Board with the Latest in Travel and Hospitality

Let’s face it. 2020 was a challenging year. The pandemic heavily impacted travel and hospitality. 2022 however shows a better forecast for enterprises. Now that the sky is clearer, take that flight. Innovate.

Infosys introduces the Travel Lounge Series, a series of videos where experts speak about the latest technologies which help them digitally transform their business and adapt to the new normal.

With personalized services for passengers, better travel engagement and collaboration with partners for essential services, the Travel & Hospitality industry is set to take off to new heights.

Explore. Accelerate. Reimagine millennial travel.

For queries and insights into Infosys capabilities, please write to us at TravelPractice@infosys.com

Kumar Paramasivam, VP & Portfolio Head, T&H Infosys Americas

Second Edition

Pankaj Negi, Principal Consultant, iCETS talks about Infosys personalized smart video platform that uses latest technology to deliver a fully personalized video message and help significantly transform customer experience.

Third Edition

Two years have passed by with lot of uncertainty and restrictions, recovery of full travel is getting extended due to the new variants. Vijayakumar Unnikrishna Warrier- Industry Principal & Practice Head (Travel, Hospitality & Services) talks about how the industry now is revisiting its strategy. He throws light on sustainability in travel in the current world conditions.

Fourth Edition

Aviation is one of the largest contributors to climate change issue with over 1 billion metric tons, or 2-3%, of global CO2 emissions annually. In the fourth edition of the ‘Travel Lounge’ talk series Mitrankur Majumdar – SVP & Regional Head, Services Americas in conversation with Doug Lansky – Travel Journalist, Author and Consultant throws light on sustainability in travel in the current world conditions and need of the hour initiatives. Infosys recently became a signatory to the World Economic Forum’s CST coalition. We are working on energy and sustainability in several areas, enabling us to bring this experience and expertise to the CST initiative.

Fifth Edition

In our fifth edition of the ‘Travel Lounge’ talk series, we explore automation, simplification, and a bit of AI/ML – and even dare to ask if technology will replace humans. Grab a cup of coffee and join us for a brief conversation with some very specific, targeted questions designed to shed light on these topics. In this video, Matthew Kolodny – Practice Lead, the Americas (Travel & Hospitality) poses tough questions to Dr. Ricardo Pilon, a highly visible industry figure focused on designing modern business models and travel technology.”

Sixth Edition

In the sixth edition of the ‘Travel Lounge’ talk series, we explore how should hoteliers look at technology. Revenue management is a key driver for top and bottom line and technology exists to drive better RM. RM job can be rewarding and yet expensive for a hotel to afford. Grab a cup of coffee and join us for a brief conversation with some very specific, targeted questions designed to shed light on these topics. In this video, Samik Ghatak – AVP, Travel and Hospitality, Infosys who poses tough questions to Ira Vouk, Hospitality Technology Consultant, Pricing and Revenue Management Professional, Published Author.