Innovation Launch: EMEA

Innovation isn't just for startups – established companies are breaking new ground and developing new technologies. This is the stage for established companies that are changing the travel landscape.

What is Innovation Launch: EMEA?

Innovation Launch provides established companies that are ready to unveil a groundbreaking innovation with a spot in the limelight and a chance to wow the travel industry's most savvy and engaged audience during Phocuswright Europe. Established companies will be critiqued by a PhocusGroup of esteemed industry professionals.

Eligibility Criteria

Companies eligible to for Innovation Launch: EMEA must meet the following criteria:

  • Established companies 48 months or older
  • No funding limit
  • Must be presenting a new, breakthrough and market-changing innovation
  • Must pass a thorough and rigorous Phocuswright screening
  • Accepted contestants pay €10000 for entrance to Launch and Phocuswright Europe
  • Company does not have to be based in EMEA to qualify

Demonstrator Benefits

Innovation Launch: EMEA provides established companies a comprehensive innovator package, including time on stage, a spot in the exhibition showcase and access to travel's most discerning audience.

All contestants of Launch receive:

  • Two registrations to Phocuswright Europe (value €1999 each)
  • Five minutes of demonstration time followed by participation in a 20-minute moderated panel on innovation
  • Video recording of on-stage demonstration
  • Kiosk package on the exhibitor floor during Phocuswright Europe
  • URL and logo on the conference website and mobile app
  • Company profile on mobile app
  • Listing on all program schedules
  • Coordinated social media campaigns
  • A chance to win award
  • Interview with a PhocusWire editor in the onsite PhocusWire Studio; video of interview and article posted to PhocusWire post-event

Innovation Launch: EMEA Awards

  • Innovation Launch: EMEA People's Choice Award: winner and runner-up
Apply Today

Use the link below to express your interest taking the stage.

Deadline: 30 June

Questions? Contact Florence Kaci:
+33 6 81 10 4660
[email protected]

Apply Now

Also Available

U.S.-based Launch at The Phocuswright Conference.