Engaging & Executing Customer Experience! - Mega Event Asia-Pacific

Date: 20 Aug 2019 - 22 Aug 2019    Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia    Delegates: 130+


Photo: Mega Event APAC 2018


Mega Event APAC Overview & Theme: Mega Event Asia-Pacific is the event for the region's Airline & Travel industry focused on Loyalty Programs and Ancillary Revenue Generation and how these areas interrelate. It is also the forum for meeting decision-makers from the industry from throughout Asia manging these departments. Mega Event APAC 2018 looked at how to make the best Digital experience. Buidling on this, this year's conference will focus on executing the best customer experience via all channels.

Mega Event APAC covers two conference tracks in a single venue: 1) Loyalty & Co-Brand Event and 2) Ancillary Revenue & Merchandising Conference. Scroll down to see the hot topics to be covered and register now while early booking prices are available.


Early Registration from $499 USD (Airline and Travel & Hospitality Providers) and $999 USD (Vendors) is available through Friday 26th of July 2019. Note: Registration is $100 additional for payment by bank transfer.

AGENDA & HOT TOPICS:
Best practice in engaging and executing customer experience!

Click on the button above to see the complete agenda in PDF format.

Some of the hot topics to be covered include:
What's New for 2019 in Loyalty Programs, Ancillary Revenue Generation & Co-Brand Cards?
Blockchain Potential Use Cases - for Ancillary Revenue Generation and Loyalty & Co-Brand Card Programs?
Best Practice in Customer Acquisition - what's your customer experience like?
Social Media - how to use it cost effectively to engage with your customers
Spend Analytics - Are you using it well to drive growth and spending?
Mileage & Points Inflation - insights in to mileage economics and how they can impact profitability
Loyalty Fraud & Account Takeover - why you need to know that loyalty fraud can impact your brand
Engaging Customers to buy more Ancillaries
♦ In a Multi-Channel Distribution Model, can you deliver all your products consistently?
♦ Is your Online Customer Experience helping or hindering sales?
♦ Do you have the Right People in the Right Jobs to understand and deliver what customers want?
Organisationally can you execute? - Does your C-level understand the current challenges?
GDPR - a year in, what has been its impact and does it help or hinder?
API's - do you understand what they can or can't do? Do you have a strategy for them?
The end-to-end journey - can one provider do it all?
Amazon type experience - How can airlines & travel providers deliver?
NDC - is it still relevant and/or delivering?
Ancillary Revenue Management - lessons from other markets on best practice
Lions' Den - pitching contest of some of the latest new loyalty, co-brand and ancillary revenue-related products



Conference Agenda Thumbnail Outline:
Tuesday 20 August 2019: 14:00-17:00 - Pre-Event Sessions and 17:30-19.00 - Welcome Reception
Wednesday 21 August 2019: 08:00-18:00 Conference Sessions & Evening Reception
Thursday 22 August 2019: 08:00-12:30 Conference Sessions
 



Photo: Discussion at a recent Ai event

Mega Event will offer free pre-conference sessions from 1:30pm to 5pm on Tuesday 20th of August. Those not attending the Mega APAC conference may register for them free-of-charge. Scroll down to see the pre-conference agenda, as well as to register.

WORKSHOP 21st Century Ancillary & Loyalty Technology with 
  


21st CENTURY ANCILLARY & LOYALTY TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOP
Overview
(Session will take place from 1:30pm-5pm on Tuesday 20th August)


This free registration is for people who wish to attend the complimentary workshop ONLY, but not attend the Mega APAC Conference. If you are attending Mega APAC, then participation in this workshop is an option on your conference registration and you do not need to re-register here.

In this workshop we will explore new ways to use relevance driven marketing to more precisely target communications to your customers. These targeted communications are proven to have higher response rates and improve customer service, increase customer engagement and drive ancillary revenue. The workshop is organized by Loyalty Partner Solutions, a leading provider of customer engagement and loyalty management solutions to the travel and coalition loyalty markets.

Specifically, in this workshop you will:

  • Learn how technology can support airlines, airports, hotels and car rental companies in engaging customers with relevant offers and information
  • Learn how your company can gather and use location data to improve customer offerings
  • Experience state-of-the-art loyalty and ancillary technology live in a demo that will take us on a guided tour of the hotel
  • Design and discuss specific use cases that are relevant to you

13.30-14.00:
Registration & Check-in

14.00-14.15:
Welcome Remarks, Introductions & Overview of Objectives
• Klaus Kohler, Director Sales & Business Development, LPS

14:15 - 14:45:
Technology & Trends:  Driving Customer Engagement & revenue 
• David Glantz,  Head of Pre-Sales & Marketing, LPS

14:45 - 15:15:
Hands on Part 1:  Experience what your customers could benefit from with the latest technology!
Delegates & LPS Team will take a walking tour of the hotel to experience the beacons technology

15:15 - 15:45:
Coffee Break & Networking

15.45-16.15:
Hands on Part 2: Practical examples of offers and personalisation
Delegates & LPS Team continue the walking tour

16.15-16.45:
Design Session:  Take what you've learned and help design relevant ideas for your customers!
Delegates & LPS Team continue the walking tour

16.45 - 17.00:
Summary & Wrap Up
• Klaus Kohler, Director Sales & Business Development, LPS

Networking Reception (Held Jointly with the Mega APAC Conference)

 


STOP PRESS: Airline & Travel Industry Executives based in Kuala Lumpur are encouraged to join us for this complimentary networking event!

Event Overview: Business gets done face-to-face! So, to encourage business with the airline & travel industry, Airline Information invites you to this annual after work complimentary "pop-up networking evening" on Tuesday, 20th of August 2019, in Kuala Lumpur. Participants will enjoy networking, drinks and canapés with their fellow executives working in the airline and travel industry. Also attending will be delegates from across Asia for the 2019 Mega Event Asia-Pacific.

There is no formal agenda for this evening. This is what we call "pop-up networking" at the 2019 Mega Event Asia-Pacific for airline & travel industry executives. And, registration is free of charge, but spaces are limited


Register now free-of-charge to secure your place in this event! If you are registered already for Mega-Event Asia-Pacific, you don't need to register again here.

WHO:
We are Airline Information. We organize events for the airline & travel industry globally.

WHAT:
Pop-up Networking for executives working in the Airline & Travel Industry.

WHEN:
Tuesday, 20th of August 2019 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

WHERE:
Renaissance Kuala Lumpur Hotel

WHY:
For networking, because business gets done face-to-face.

     



Photo: Renaissance Kuala Lumpur

Event Location & Hotel Venue:
RENAISSANCE KUALA LUMPUR HOTEL
Corner of Jalan Sultan Ismail and, Jalan Ampang,
50450 Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Phone: +60 3-2162 2233


Sleeping rooms at the group rate of RM 380++ (single with buffet breakfast) are now available by clicking on the "Book Now" image above

Conference Agenda Thumbnail Outline for your hotel booking:
Tuesday 20 August 2019: 14:00-17:00 - Pre-Event Sessions and 17:30-19.00 - Welcome Reception
Wednesday 21 August 2019: 08:00-18:00 Conference Sessions & Evening Reception
Thursday 22 August 2019: 08:00-12:30 Conference Sessions

Photo: Room at Renaissance Kuala Lumpur



Photo: Madeleine, Event Chair

Ai Events is delighted to announce that Madeleine Anderson will be the Event Chairman and agenda setter of the 2019 Conference. She looks forward to hearing from you if you wish to speak at this event. To inquire about speaking, click here to complete the online speaker's inquiry form and thereby contact Madeleine.

Madeleine Anderson worked for British Airways for 10 years, including managing the British Airways Executive Club (UK). This was followed by three years working for Ernst & Young Management Consultancy, specialising in Loyalty across a number of sectors in Europe. Since 2002 Madeleine has worked as an independent consultant, holding a series of roles in Europe and the Far East. This has included launching a loyalty programme for Jet2.com and supporting the strategic development and launch of a co-brand credit card for Emirates Airline. She graduated from Loughborough University of Technology with a BSC (Hons) Management Sciences and Diploma of Industrial Studies. She has also received a Post Graduate Diploma of Business Administration from Lancaster University and a Diploma of Direct Marketing from the Direct Marketing Centre/Kingston University.



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With a comprehensive range of sponsorship options available, from exhibition space to sharing your marketing material with delegates, we will create a unique opportunity to promote your brand and/or product. To find out more about sponsoring this event, please contact Michael Smith at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Ai Events focus very much on content. We have industry practitioners as speakers sharing their insights into the key issues of the day. We don’t sell speaking slots, which means our presentations are not sales pitches thus attracting delegates who want to keep up-to-date with innovations and best practices. Most airline, hotel and travel industry delegates are senior decision makers. From SVP, VP and Director level, our delegates are predominately the people doing the job and making purchasing decisions.  

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We work with our sponsors to customise their sponsorship package to their corporate objectives and budget.  Our sponsorship items start from US$999 and can be tailored to your exact requirement.

Some of the options available include:

► Exhibition space - great brand presence and your chance to speak with delegates during breaks & lunches
► Brand awareness at the event with sponsorship of coffee breaks, networking receptions. We aim to get your brand out there in front of your target audience
► Establishing your brand as an industry thought leader via white papers or other specialist content on the Ai website and promotion of your messages on the relevant event websites
► We also can run webinars and can promote your content to our extensive worldwide database of airline, hotel and travel industry executives

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Photo: Mega Event Asia-Pacific 2018

The companies which pariticipated in 2018 included:
Note: The 2019 List will be available shortly and is expected to be even bigger.

2Market Limited
ADARA
Agoda dotcom
Ai Events
Air Tahiti Nui
Amadeus
ATPCO
Austrian Airlines
Aviasales 
Avis Budget Group
Avis Rent a Car Thailand
Bangkok Airways
Bibliss Holdings
Booking dotcom
blueribbonbagsdotcom
Caravelo
CarTrawler
Cebu Pacific Air
CellPoint Mobile
China Airlines
Chubb Insurance
Collison 
COMARCH
Copa Airlines
Cover-Move Group
Global Flight
HolidayTaxis Group Ltd
Hong Kong Airlines
Hotels.com
IATA
IBM
IBS Software Services 
IFT Consulting
Ingenico ePayments
Jeju Air
Jet Privilege
JetFlix TV
Kiwi.com
kobie marketing
Links Rez
Loyalty Advantage
Loyalty Fraud Prevention Association
Loylogic
Malaysia Airlines
Miles & More GmbH
Mobipax
OAG Aviation Worldwide Pte Ltd
Onpoint Loyalty
OpenJaw Technologies
OpenTravel
Points
Points International
PROS
Qatar Airways
Reward-U
Scoot Tigerair
Sift Science
Singapore Tourism Board
Sirena-Travel
Sita
Starcon
Tailwind Airline Consulting
Taxi2airport BV
TIK Systems 
Thai Airways
The Initiatives Group
TravelSky Technology Limited
Uriel Group
Venture Republic Inc
Vernost Marketing Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Worldclass Rent a Car


 

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