Are You the Next Big Thing in Travel?

Published June 2017

phocuswright innovation

For nearly 25 years, the travel industry's most influential leaders from around the world have attended Phocuswright's events. You should be among them.

When you demonstrate your innovation on the Phocuswright stage, you'll gain access to a network of elite travel companies, business partners, funding, mentors, and the inspiration to return home to make big decisions for your company – and big changes. 

Find the Category That's Right For You

Find the category below that matches your company's age, then use the links to dive deeper to review the eligibility criteria, package components, pricing, application link and more.

Space on all stages is limited – apply early!

phocuswright battleground for startups

Startups 48 months or younger with US$2 million or less in funding can apply to demonstrate at this first-ever standalone event, Battleground: The Americas. It's free to take the stage if you're accepted. (Yes, you read correctly … free.)


The pinnacle for any young company seeking to showcase an innovation to the travel industry (startups 24 months or less and emerging companies 24-48 months old). Summit takes place prime time on the main stage, in front of travel's most discerning audience.

phocuswright launch for established companies

Early-bird pricing expires June 30!

Innovation isn't just for startups! Established companies are breaking new ground and developing new technologies. Launch is the stage for demonstrators changing the travel landscape within companies that are 48 months or older.

apply now for phocuswright innovation

Apply Today!

Think you have what it takes to take the stage? Carefully review the eligibility criteria for each event then submit your application:



Contact our team:
Email • +1 860 350-4084 x505

Battleground: The Americas
September 12, 2017
Plug and Play Tech Center, Sunnyvale, California 

The Phocuswright Conference
November 7 - 9, 2017
The Diplomat Beach Resort, Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood, Florida

 +1 860 350-4084 x500 • [email protected]