TIME FOR THAILAND: MEET-UP#7
Amadeus Afterwork – Where Startups & Amadeus Get Together
About our event
The global online travel landscape is in a state of change. To stay competitive in this industry, startups have to constantly evolve and adapt based on their understanding of the business challenges and of what is to come.
Join us for a casual knowledge sharing session where we will present our findings around the online travel landscape which can be applied to your business strategies. We will also be joined by a successful startup Eatigo, who will share their inspiring story. Finally, learn how Amadeus can support your business with our travel solutions. The event is free-of-charge and will be followed by networking for you to meet and talk to other travel startups in your field.
Venue: True Digital Park, Townhall M, Entrance 2, Level 6
101 Sukhumvit Rd, Bang Chak, Phra Khanong, Bangkok 10260
When: Thursday, 12th September 2019, 6:30 – 9:00 PM
7:00-7:10 Introduction by Amadeus
7:10-7:25 What’s Hot in Travel Tech: Online Travel Trends & Travel Innovation
7:25-7:40 Eatigo: How to build a successful startup
7:40-7:55 How Amadeus can help your Travel Startups
7:55-8:00 Closing by Amadeus
8:00-9:00 F&B, Networking
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About our speakers
- Siddhanta Kothari - Co-Founder & Group CFO, Eatigo
Siddhanta is currently the Chief Financial Officer of Eatigo International Pte. Ltd, the leading online reservation platform for restaurants across Southeast Asia. It aims to connect empty tables with empty stomachs, through time-based discounts with the help of yield management algorithms. Being an adrenaline junkie, he loves to go sky diving and scuba diving in his spare time.
- Suthatip (Pam) Techasriudom - Sales Director - SEA, Korea and Startups, Online Travel Asia Pacific
Pam leads online sales and IT account management for the South East Asia and South Korea markets, helping online travel agencies to grow, and increase their efficiency & profitability. Pam’s team also helps online startup players in APAC learn and develop with Amadeus consultancy & technology.
Pam has long and varied experience in developing customer relationships, commercial activities, and implementation of new markets for large multinational OTAs. Prior to joining this commercial role, she worked in solutions, product management, and IT projects. Her industry experiences include both GDS and Airlines.
- Stephanie Strunk - Head of Amadeus Next, Amadeus Asia Pacific
Stephanie is an enthusiastic individual who appreciates cultural diversity in all aspects of life. She has been the driving force behind Amadeus Next, the leading travel tech startup community in APAC.
She has a passion for new and creative ways of doing things and is a firm believer that endurance, commitment and courage to fail are crucial to success.
Stephanie first joined Amadeus Asia Pacific in 2012 and has primarily held roles in Corporate Strategy and Business Development. Prior to Amadeus, she worked in the advertising industry in Germany and Thailand.
She holds a Master in Tourism and Hospitality Management and a BA in Media Design. In her free time, you can find Stephanie at the gym or socializing with like-minded people.
- Kawisara (Ja) Wattanapong, Account Executive, APAC Online Travel Startups
Ja is an Account Executive for APAC Online Travel Startups at Amadeus Asia. She joined Amadeus in July 2016 as a Communication Intern in Nice before moving back to Bangkok to start her career at Amadeus Asia in July 2017.
Ja holds a bachelor’s degree in English from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand and a master’s degree in Marketing Management from Grenoble Ecole de Management in France. She speaks fluent Thai, English and intermediate French.
- Wannaporn (Por) Tunruangwong, IT Account Manager, Amadeus Asia Pacific
Por is the IT Account Manager for the Southeast Asian Online Travel customers at Amadeus Asia. She has been working with Amadeus for more than seven years. Prior to her current role at Amadeus, she was a Web Service consultant and an IT Project Manager (PMP-Certified). She has more than 14-year experience working in the IT industry in Thailand and has strong travel industry GDS knowledge.
Por holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from Kasetsart University and an MBA from NIDA Business School. She enjoys traveling in her free time.