XDW 2023 Preview Event

Last Friday, February 24th, we previewed our X. Design Week (XDW) 2023 programme. XDW 2023 is the DTTT's second in-person event since the pandemic, which will be held in València between 29-31st March. XDW will explore the major trends and challenges in the travel industry. The event is held in collaboration with TheNextWeb, to bring together global tech leaders and provide excellent networking opportunities between the travel industry and tech innovators.

During the event preview session, Nick and Ana explained what you can expect from the DTTT's latest and most immersive event. They highlight that XDW is a great event to come together, discuss and learn how we can facilitate tourism's sustainable transition to reinvent and redefine the future of tourism. XDW will help destinations and businesses to better understand how to create positive experiences, not only for travellers but also considering locals and environment.

Technology will be the driving force behind all new tourism strategies! Hence, we have partnered with TNW to create an immersive environment and experience to challenge the current status quo in the tourism industry and help create connections between technology providers and the travel sector to support the digital transition of the sector.

Event Programme:

Explore - 29 March: Wednesday will be the Knowledge Summit, where you'll explore current trends and ideas with your peers through 4 different sessions hosted by keynote speakers and industry representatives to share best practices.

  1. Session 1 - Destination Transformation
  2. Session 2 - Driving Place-Based Innovation
  3. Session 3 - Digital Service Design
  4. Session 4 - Inside the Data Dashboard

Connect - 30 March: Thursday is the start of TNW València, a community of start-ups, innovators and tech entrepreneurs, which creates opportunities for discussing new, forward-thinking solutions for technological developments in the travel industry. The focus will be on the Giant Challenge Wall - ideating solutions to tourism's biggest challenges. In the afternoon, XDW will discuss the use of Artificial Intelligence for the tourism industry and visioneer how to incorporate this new technological solution in business operations. 

Create -  31 March: On Friday, TNW València continues, while there is lots to discover during our 3 exclusive topical leadership roundtables (invite-only), where tourism leaders will discuss best practices and innovative solutions for a range of subjects: 

  1. Sustainability Design 
  2. Data & Technology for Destination Management 
  3. Digital Leaders 

XDW 2023 could initiate new partnerships and innovation opportunities, as there will be a lot of time for networking and fun activities, creating leads and real value for your business.

We would really love your participation and contribution at this event, so if you have not already reserved your space, book your ticket now!

For more information about the event and what your ticket includes, please visit our website: https://www.xdesign.travel

Lets create and shape ideas together with XDW 2023!