Amadeus, a global leader in technology and distribution solutions for the travel and tourism industry, today announced that it will have a major presence at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) to be held from May 5 – 8, 2009.
The four-day event will see Amadeus roll out an array of products for the travel agencies, airlines and hotel industry. ATM visitors will get an opportunity to see live demos and gain more information on these solutions at the Amadeus stand.
“The Middle East region is one of Amadeus' fastest growing business territories. Today more and more travel agents rely on Amadeus to run a profitable business. This is our eighth year as exhibitors at ATM and in a short span of time we have seen a marked increase in the adoption of our solutions by the region’s leading names in the travel and hospitality industry. We are confident that we will continue to expand and demonstrate a healthy growth rate in the coming months.,” said Fernando Cuesta, Executive Director, Amadeus MEA.
The Middle East is a key strategic region for Amadeus due to the growing profile of the regional travel industry and its future positioning in the worldwide arena. Amadeus has heavily invested in the region and is today the only GDS with presence in every market in Middle East. Most recently, Amadeus launched direct operations in Syria and Yemen, bringing technology expertise and global business standards to the two upcoming markets.
In the Middle East region, Amadeus System is installed on more than 11,600 travel agency terminals and eight airlines have chosen Amadeus solution as their own sales and reservation system, including Egypt Air, Etihad Airways, Middle East Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Qatar Airways and Tunisair.
Amadeus stand will be located in hall no 5, stand number T110 in the technology section.
Amadeus is the chosen technology partner for providers, sellers, and buyers of travel. The company provides distribution, IT and point-of-sale solutions to help its customers adapt, grow and succeed in the fast changing travel industry. Customer groups include travel providers (airlines, hotels, car rental companies, railway companies, ferry lines, cruise lines, insurance companies and tour operators), travel sellers (travel agencies) and travel buyers (corporations and travellers). Solutions are grouped in four solution categories – Distribution & Content, Sales & e-Commerce, Business Management and Services & Consulting.More information about Amadeus is available at: http://www.amadeus.com