Travel industry research authority Phocuswright has announced the award winners of the latest Phocuswright Innovation Platform programs, Summit: EMEA and Launch: EMEA. The virtual programs, held during Phocuswright Europe Online, provide the premier stages for innovators across Europe, the Middle East and Africa to demonstrate new ideas that are set to change the travel industry. 

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Six innovators presented at Summit, the pitch competition for startups and scaleups, and two innovators presented at Launch, the platform for established companies to introduce new products. The winners represent the best of this elite group.

"We were delighted to feature on our virtual stage this year a diverse set of innovators bringing fresh solutions to the travel industry across distribution, product sourcing, shopping, content, mobility and more. We look forward to seeing them thrive and shape the future of the travel industry.” said Phocuswright's manager, research and innovation, Mike Coletta.

514 innovators have now taken the stages at Phocuswright's innovation events since the first Travel Innovation Summit in 2008. This esteemed group of Phocuswright Innovation alumni has brought countless innovations to the market. 349 of them have raised funding, adding up to over $4.2B collectively, and 88 have been acquired.

Summit: EMEA Most Innovative Startup Award Winner: IoMob

Summit: EMEA People’s Choice Award Winner: Hotelmize

Launch: EMEA People's Choice Award Winner: HalalBooking