Tourism of tomorrow: Modernising hospitality with innovations in payments

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Thursday, May 11th, 16:30 CST

Tourism & Hospitality leaders in Mexico are invited to join this virtual roundtable on ‘Tourism of tomorrow: Modernising hospitality with innovations in payments’.

An expert moderator will guide the knowledge-sharing event, stimulating discussion between participants in a closed, confidential environment. Attendance is by invitation only and complimentary. 

Hosted by PayPal


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Tourism of tomorrow: Modernising hospitality with innovations in payments

The tourism and hospitality industry has undergone a rapid transformation in recent years due to advancements in digital technology. The rise of mobile payments and online booking has enabled secure and seamless transactions, making processing payments a crucial component of the industry.

Digital transformation can enable the tourism and hospitality industry to better adapt to constantly evolving customer needs, open new avenues for partnerships, drive innovation, and expand companies’ reach in the global market. The role that payments play in this effort cannot be overstated, increasingly defining the customer experience. 

  • How can businesses in the tourism and hospitality industry use digital technology to enhance the customer experience, and what are the key benefits and challenges of doing so?
  • How are emerging payments technologies reshaping the tourism and hospitality industry post-pandemic? How is this modernisation revitalising the industry?
  • How can companies create strategic partnerships and alliances within the industry? What potential benefits and risks must companies be aware of?

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Virtual tequila-tasting

Our sophisticated tequila-tasting roundtables begin with a top-shelf tasting, led by a tequila expert. The event then continues with a deep dive into the topic that is the theme for this discussion. Registered guests will receive tequila to their doorstep prior to the event.

A live mind map is a visual representation of an event. Our illustrators capture the key points of your discussion in real-time to create an informative and creative illustration for all attendees!

Everyone will receive a copy of the mind map after the session.

Attended by:

CTO Lead Sales at United Airlines
CFO at Arriva Hospitality Group
CIO at Karisma Hotels
CIO at Royal Resorts
COO at Grupo hotelero Santa Fe
Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) at Arriva Hospitality
VP of Development, Mexico, Central America and Caribbean at Accor
Senior IT Director at TAFER Hotels and Resorts
Director de TI at Euromundo
General Manager at Barcelo Hotel Group
VIP Lounges Assistant Manager at Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico
VIP Lounge Loyalty Program and Quality at Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico
Gte Admon Bancaria Corporativa at Grupo Diestra

For insight on this event, photos and guest interactions, see our post on LinkedIn.

4:30 PM: Ortus Master of Ceremonies to make introductions
4:35 PM: Introduction of participants
4:40 PM: Short introduction by PayPal
4:45 PM: Tequila introduction
4:50 PM: Discussion instigated by the moderator and continued by the group
6:00 PM: End of session

Hosted by PayPal

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Fueled by a fundamental belief that having access to financial services creates opportunity, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) is committed to democratizing financial services and empowering people and businesses to join and thrive in the global economy. Our open digital payments platform gives PayPal’s 325 million active account holders the confidence to connect and transact in new and powerful ways, whether they are online, on a mobile device, in an app, or in person. Through a combination of technological innovation and strategic partnerships, PayPal creates better ways to manage and move money, and offers choice and flexibility when sending payments, paying or getting paid. Available in more than 200 markets around the world, the PayPal platform, including Braintree, Venmo and Xoom, enables consumers and merchants to receive money in more than 100 currencies, withdraw funds in 56 currencies and hold balances in their PayPal accounts in 25 currencies. For more information on PayPal, visit For PayPal financial information, visit

Event Detail

Thursday, May 11, 2023 16:30

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