Phocuswright Innovation: Launch

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.

Deadline: 15 March

What is Launch?

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 Launch:

  • 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 €12500 for entrance to Launch and Phocuswright Europe
  • Company does not have to be based in EMEA to qualify


Launch provides established companies a comprehensive innovator package, including time on stage, a spot in the Exhibitor Showcase and access to travel's most discerning audience.

All contestants of Launch receive:

  • Two registrations to Phocuswright Europe (value €1899 each)
  • Ten minutes of demonstration time and interaction with Launch PhocusGroup
  • Video recording of on-stage demonstration
  • Kiosk package in conference showcase 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

Launch Awards

  • Launch People's Choice Award: winner and runner-up
Launch Pricing €12500

No need to apply. Use the link below to connect with our team.

Deadline: 15 March

Review the eligibility criteria and demonstrator benefits and contact us today to find out how to get on stage.

Kristin Kennard
Event Sales Manager
+1 201 902-2067

Email Kristin

Based in the U.S.?

Check out Launch at The Phocuswright Conference.