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Hostel and Budget Traveller conference discount for STAY WYSE members

21 August 2014
21 Aug 2014 -
HBTlogoThis November the first Hostel and Budget Traveller conference will take place in London and STAY WYSE members get a 20% discount on the registration fee!

Aimed at developers, investors and operators of hostels and budget hotels and the wider budget travel sectors, the stand alone event organised by Boutique Hotel Media will provide a forum for the industry to make new business contacts, share best practice and benefit from the knowledge of an unrivalled collection of international industry experts.

The program includes a STAY WYSE session on Market Performance and Insights, David Chapman, Director General of WYSE Travel Confederation will be speaking on behalf of STAY WYSE. In addition two STAY WYSE board members are a part of the program, Steve Lowy from umi Digital will be moderating and Charlie Macgregor from The Student Hotel will be a panellist on the session on Innovative business models – differentiating yourself from the pack .

STAY WYSE members can request their unique discount code by sending an email to staywyse@wysetc.org.

To register go to The Hostel and Budget Traveller conference website.


Market performance and Insight

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Giving you an insight on how the segment weathered the storm? What are the current market conditions and the outlook for the future? What are the hostel and budget traveller hot markets and those to avoid? The needs of families, student groups and young retired.

Speaker: David Chapman, Director General, WYSE Travel Confederation



Innovative business models – differentiating yourself from the pack

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High-end appearances on a low-end budget – affordable luxury, budget chic, poshtel, hub, quality hybrid, next generation hotels are all terms used to describe the latest budget traveller offerings – how are these brands differentiating and winning guests differently?


Moderator: Steve Lowy, CEO and founder, umi Digital

Charlie Macgregor, CEO, The Student Hotel

John Nielsen, Director, Azure Properties UK Limited

Markus Lehnert, VP, International Hotel Development, Moxy Hotels


Click here for more information about all the sessions taking place at the Hostel and Budget Traveller conference.

STAY WYSE is the only not-for-profit industry association to represent the entire global youth travel accommodation sector. For more information about STAY WYSE and membership, click here.