Hoteliers deliberate on relevance of technology impacting the hospitality industry

IDS Next_PanasonicPanasonic Corporation, Japan, and the leaders in electronic products and solutions for the consumer market and industries, organised the Hotel Tech in Association with IDS Next at The Lalit, Mumbai recently. The event brought together experts to speak about the role of new age technology as an enabler to improve the overall efficiency of operations.

The event was hosted by Vinay Continuo, Vice President – Business Development, Saffron Synergies on the topic ‘Relevance of Technology Impacting the Hospitality Industry’. The panellist included stalwarts of the hospitality industry with discussions being moderated by Sheldon Santwan, Editor and COO, Saffron Synergies.

Manoj Kumar Mohanty, Vice President – Sales (South and Central Asia), IDS Next opened the discussion with the topic ‘What technology and the Hospitality Industry have in common?’ He highlighted how technology is a part and parcel of our lives and used from early morning to night. “Technology is used to enhance the experience of the guests. It also helps in better management of the manpower thereby increasing the profitability. Manual work increases the chances of errors but with the advent of technology, the errors have reduced,” he said. Read More

Published in: Hospitality Biz India

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Technology is making greater and greater inroads into our lives. Right from when we wake up in the morning to when we head to sleep – we cannot imagine a life without the gadgets and gizmos that make life easy and interesting. When we travel and stay in hotels, our expectations are no different. We expect all the technological amenities we easily access at home if not more. The hospitality industry in increasingly accessing technology to wow guests, optimize their use of manpower, control hotel functions in an integrated manner and on the whole reduce costs while increasing efficiency. This blog is meant to track these technological changes happening in the hospitality sector. The growing move towards sophisticated hotel ERP, the growing use of cloud computing, the rapidly changing customer facing devices – smart phones and iPads, the increasing security concerns and more. Expect to find interesting articles, whitepapers, thoughts, and observations. Feel free to comment and even mail us content that you don’t mind posted here. Happy reading!
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