15 September: Humanity v technology: how will tech adoption accelerate the professionalisation of the industry?: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYuc-qqqzkuHdZ0e9r6y6fAzc4PAU14TfoB


• Margot Schmorak, CEO and co-founder, Hostfully
• Michael Driedger, CEO, Operto
• Filipa Leitão de Aguiar, founder and CEO of Rent4Rest
• Terry Whyte, owner of Anna Maria Island Beach Rentals

You will learn:

– How to establish a guest relationship and not lose the personal touch
– The importance of picking the right property management system
– How technology is tied in with providing a consistent guest experience
– The impact Airbnb’s IPO will have on property managers
– How attitudes have changed towards technology within the short-term rental space since the start of the pandemic
– Predictions for the future – will Covid-19 present more challenges or opportunities for tech enhancement

1 October: Which business models will succeed in a post-Covid world? https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAkc-mtrDsjHNb-vvvTv9EL3lqWl8NbDId8


13 October: The rise of bespoke booking channels  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJwvduqoqz4tG90jMB5ZWhsYwbNcAKyPUs7G


27 October: Around the world in 60 mins: What has the industry learned from the pandemic and what are the next steps for recovery?  https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUrcOihqj4qHNQSKvCECQAD6TJnVjByjM2v