Over the years I have seen the Asia-Pacific hotel industry grow and mature. During a two-week trip to India, Singapore and Hong Kong, attending or speaking at eight different industry events, I was keen to have in-depth conversations with hoteliers, innovators, startups, and investors to understand the latest developments and needs of the industry across this vast region. Totally focused on Total Revenue Management For many hotels in Asia Pacific, 50 percent or more of revenues are generated from non-room revenues, including meeting rooms, conference, spa and others. Many hotel companies and brands feel their capabilities for rooms revenue management is sufficiently advanced, but it is now time to focus on the other revenue generating areas.
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The event is preceded by two editions of UrbanTec China in and , which were widely recognized by the industry for its international influence, professionalism and authoritativeness. By international standards, smart city has been defined as an advanced stage of urban development, as assurance of fine technologies and quality services being applied to improve urban environment and livelihood. In a smart city where the people are truly cared for, governance and service will be more efficient whereas the industries will be upgraded to a higher level. UrbanTec Asia will inherit the integrated framework of a high-level conference and brand showcase, supported by a series of press conferences, business matching and media activities, as an effort to provide a high-end, efficient and quality platform of knowledge exchange and business promotion. With contributions from leading experts, the Conference will focus on the core industries in smart city, such as urban development models, information and communication technologies, intelligent transportation systems and smart buildings with energy efficiency. Speakers representing government authorities, entrepreneurs and opinion leaders will gather at UrbanTec Asia to discuss current trends and solutions to pressing urban issues.
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