Latest Articles in Innovation and Smart Hotels

AxisRooms Expects 20000 Hotel Partners in Asian Region by 2023

The company has their further plans to enhance their AI and Machine Learning abilities for their existing products.

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Meluha ​,The Fern an Ecotel Hotel ​Organised a Session on Waste Management

A large number of residents of the area participated in the session which focused on the process of efficient waste management in societies. TV actor Nitish Pandey was present at the event

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Automation in the Hotel Industry: Trends and Opportunities

Today, there is a preference for technology over human interaction for mundane tasks. Automated check-in at hotels for example is much faster than standing in line to be checked in by front desk staff.

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How Biometrics, Bots & Apps Improve Passenger Experience

As we look to the future, passenger numbers as well as expectations are increasing every year – they are projected to double to nearly eight billion by 2036. Technology plays a very important role in improving the passenger experience. Maneesh Jaikrishna, Vice President, Indian Subcontinent, Eastern & Southern Africa, SITA tells us what to expect in 2018.

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AxisRooms Unveils New Service for Homeowners with Multiple Properties

Axisrooms will now offer a unique combination of property management and property maintenance services to vacation rentals and homestay segments.

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FCS Messenger V1.3 Makes Communication Among Hotel Staffs Easier

Hospitality's leading push-to-talk mobile app further enhanced to streamline, track and safeguard task information among staff and operations departments.The solution also works to guarantee the secure transmission of any communication by solely operating on a hotel's private network, ensuring that only those authorised by management are able to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

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Treebo Launches ‘Instaconnect WiFi’ For Guests at its Hotels

Treebo’s ‘InstaConnectWiFi’ will allow guests who have made the booking or checked-in to a Treebo using a valid phone number to automatically connect their devices - mobile, laptop, and tablets as soon as they arrive at the hotel. Irrespective of their mode of booking- app, website or walk-in, the guests will now be able to access the hotel WiFi by simply using their mobile number.

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Modern Hotels are Going Local

In a session on ‘Housekeeping Forum’ the topic for the discussion was ‘Go Local, Go Green: Switching Over to Made in India, Eco- Friendly Room Essentials’. The session moderated by Bikramjit Ray, Executive Editor, BW Hotelier had some of the esteem panelists on dice namely Sareena Kochar Vice President (Housekeeping), Lemon Tree Hotels; Harinder Kishore Director (Housekeeping), Andaz Delhi; Vanita Arora Director (Housekeeping) The Park New Delhi; Juna Banerji Executive Housekeeper, ITC Maurya, New Delhi and Reetha Thomas Executive Housekeeper, Radisson Blu MBD Noida.

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Refurbishing Old Structures with New Technologies

In the 3rd BW Hotelier Smart Hotels Conclave and Expo at The Park New Delhi, Bobby Mukherji spoke upon the 'Architect's View: Old Structures, New Technologies, a Seamless Refurbishment Experience'.

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Evolving Technology: Essential in Hospitality

In the ‘Green Forum’ session of BW Hotelier event, Several Chief Engineers and General Managers came together to discuss ‘The Guest Above All: New HVAC Technologies That Can Uplift the In- Room Experience’. The eminent panelist on the dice were Anirban Sarkar General Manager, Country Inn and Suites, Sector-29, Gurgaon; Rajat Tuli General Manager, Radisson Blu, Agra; John Samuel Chief Engineer, ITC Grand Bharat; Anil Kumar Director of Engineering, The Imperial, New Delhi and Debajit Sen, Product Group Head, Commercial AC, Haier.

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