Travel Disruption Summit

2018 News Releases

ARC President and CEO Mike Premo to Serve as Panelist at Travel Disruption Summit

Premo will Provide Perspectives on Blockchain, NDC and Travel Distribution

ARLINGTON, Va. – May 22, 2018 – Airlines Reporting Corporation (ARC) President and CEO Mike Premo will join industry leaders to discuss blockchain, New Distribution Capability (NDC) and the future of travel distribution as a panelist at the Travel Disruption Summit, taking place tomorrow, May 23, in New York. Travel Massive will provide livestreaming of the event on Twitter at

Premo will join Director of Distribution for United Airlines Tye Radcliffe, Winding Tree Director of Community Marina Berezovska and Director of Distribution Strategy at American Airlines Neil Geurin on the panel. The group will discuss how airlines can increase profit while embracing more efficiency for a growing market of travelers.

The Travel Disruption Summit will also feature a fireside chat about how technology is closing gaps in the travel experience, a forum about application programming interface accessibility and parternships and a keynote speech on keeping up with millennial travelers.

Hillary Smith


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