WORLD'S 15 BEST START-UPS
The 15 most innovative start-ups from the travel, tourism and hospitality industry were selected by the international jury and are now invited to WTFL Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 in Malaysia, where they will have a unique opportunity to pitch their business model and convince international investors to help make their vision a reality. Find out which start-ups succeeded in convincing the jury the most!
Coming to Switzerland!
For the first time in Switzerland, we are searching for the rising stars of Swiss start-ups scene. Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 will take place on 9 November in Lucerne. Start-Ups will have a unique chance to pitch their business and receive valuable advice from coaching experts. All travel-, tourism- and hospitality-related Swiss start-ups can apply until 23 September here.
Find media release (DE & FR) here.
Our President & CEO Martin Barth visited Greece to work on a new collaboration with the Region of Peloponnese. The Peloponnese Region is an ideal partner for the pilot cooperation program in sustainable tourism product development. Regional governor Petros Tatoulis noted that regional authorities are working on a sustainable model for the parallel development of tourism in harmony with community needs. Best practices will be presented at World Tourism Forum Lucerne in May 2019.
international START-UP INNOVATION CAMP 2018
12 SEPTEMBER 2018, MALAYSIA
WTFL aims to find the rising stars among the tourism start-ups and provide them with a platform to attract capital, talents and partnerships, as well as exchange valuable know-how.
Integrated in PATA Travel Mart (PMT), Asia-Pacific’s worldwide travel trade exhibition, Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018 will take place on 12 September.
Swiss Start-Up Innovation Camp 2018
9 November 2018, Switzerland
For the first time in Switzerland, WTFL targets to screen Swiss start-up scene and find the most innovative business models among Swiss start-ups operating in travel, tourism and hospitality industry.
A full day of start-up pitches, trainings and workshops will prepare Swiss start-ups for the international call in May 2019. Read more here.
Impressions From Previous Events
THINK TANK 2018
"Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism Growth"
50 exclusive participants met for a forward-looking discussion on the conditions for innovative and sustainable public-private partnerships (PPPs) in the travel and tourism value chain. Find out more here.
Have a look at all our past events here.