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Mr. Rose

Norm Rose

President, Travel Tech Consulting, Inc.

Norm Rose is world renowned for his travel technology expertise, particularly his analysis of the impact of emerging trends such mobile, social media, blockchain and Artificial Intelligence.

Mr. Rose has extensive experience in all travel industry sectors including hoteliers, airlines, tour operators, online and traditional travel agents, rail and software platforms used for operations and distribution. From 1982-1988 he held sales and marketing management positions at United Airlines and from 1989 -1995, he was corporate travel manager for Sun Microsystems. At Sun, he worked with a number of third-party developers creating client/server software for the business travel market.

Travel Tech Consulting, Inc. (TTCI) was founded in 1995 with a clear mission: to track emerging technologies and interpret their impact on the global travel industry; to help clients create strategies to manage a changing technology-driven reality. TTCI has a deep knowledge of technologies used for airline operations and distribution. TTCI works with a deep and experienced network of global travel industry experts who join forces to meet the needs of specific clients and projects. 

Over the last 25 years, TTCI has worked with a number of airlines, distribution platforms and travel intermediaries in the U.S, Europe, the Middle East and Asia helping facilitate business and technology strategies.

Mr. Rose is a recognized industry expert on emerging technology and trends such as mobile, social media, artificial intelligence and blockchain. Norm has authored numerous publications and articles including:

Has Its Time Come or Are We Headed to the Trough of Disillusionment? (Phocuswright, April 2019)

Predictive Pricing and Personalized Bundles (Phocuswright, June 2018)

Identifying Early Adopters for Emerging Digital Travel Services (Phocuswright, January 2016)

Winning the Battle for Customer Ownership - (TravelBooster, July 2012)

The Always-Connected Traveller: How Mobile Will Transform the Future of Air Travel (Amadeus, May 2011),

Navigating the Airport of Tomorrow (Amadeus, March 2011)

Mobile Hits the Mainstream (Phocuswright, December 2011

Mobile: the Next Platform for Travel (Phocuswright, March 2009)

Corporate Travel Technology Today and Tomorrow (Fall 2007);

Selling Complex Leisure Travel Online: Focus on Dynamic Packaging Technology (December 2004)

Emerging Trends in Wireless Technology and The Global Travel Industry (October 2003)

Corporate Travel: Technology Trends and Market Analysis (Spring 2002). Selling Complex Leisure Travel Online: Focus on Dynamic Packaging Technology (December 2004)

Emerging Trends in Wireless Technology and The Global Travel Industry (October 2003)

Corporate Travel: Technology Trends and Market Analysis (Spring 2002).

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Mr. Rose can be contacted at +1 650-345-8510 or norm@traveltechnology.com

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