Unique and United: The Road Map of Hospitality Technology

Written By: Katerina Berezina, Ph.D., CHTP, CRME When reflecting on my entire HITEC experience, I was asking myself questions about what I have seen and where technology is going. Overall,…

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Gamification – Go Ahead and Spin the Wheel!

Written By: Jennifer Jones When I go to Vegas, I would much rather spin the roulette wheel than play a game of craps — mostly because I do not understand the rules of craps. It is much…

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HFTP’s HITEC Event Teaches a Lesson in Service

Written By: James Lingle   I have heard it said, in a variety of ways, that the way to see someone’s character is to see how they treat those who have no…

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Robotics in Hospitality: Are We Asking The Right Questions?

Written By: Katerina Berezina, Ph.D., CHTP, CRME Even though robotic technologies have recently made their way into the hospitality industry, we can already see robots working at the front desk,…

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A Token For My Thoughts

Written By: Jennifer Jones While at HITEC, most of us have had at least one conversation about EMV during the conference. People know it is important and that they should do something…

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A New Look for IT: What Skills Are Needed for Tomorrow’s IT Staff?

Written By: James Lingle   Much of my career has been spent leading teams. Whether it has been single focus teams (e.g. support) or teams that have mixed focuses (support,…

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Revenue Management Meets Big Data at HITEC New Orleans

Written By: Katerina Berezina, Ph.D., CHTP, CRME HFTP and HITEC are known not only for the world’s largest hospitality technology show, but also for the cutting-edge education and professional development….

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Tuning In to Station HITEC

Written By: James Lingle I love HITEC® — I have been to more HITEC’s than I can remember (though not nearly as many as some others!). It seems like I should be…

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The Fifth Season of the Year – HITEC

Written By: Katerina Berezina, Ph.D., CHTP, CRME Many of us grew up learning about and experiencing the four seasons of the year: spring, summer, fall and winter. I was never…

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6 Reasons Why Your HITEC Radar Should Include Entrepreneur 20X

By: Charlotte Somers Startups, startups and more startups. That’s what HITEC’s E20X is all about. Here are six reasons why you should come hear them pitch on Monday, June 20 from…

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