Travel Tech Con is an independent conference organized by a group of travel startup founders who share a common passion of moving the industry forward. This is the first event focused solely on travel technologies that will change how we travel in the next 10 years.

The conference will bring together startups working on travel tech products and established travel companies in order for us all to discuss and work together on hard problems in travel.



Event for startups and travel companies

Become Future-proof


See what's coming in the future of travel tech, spot the opportunities for your startup or travel company, learn what others are up to. We'll help you meet the right crowd too!

Build Connections & Partnerships

Meet like-minded founders, tech experts and innovators, startup advisors, investors, connectors and build partnerships with travel tech companies. Expect pleasant surprises!


Startup Pitch Competition on May 20th

As part of the Travel Tech Con we are hosting a Pitch Competition for attending startups. 15 selected startups will have 3 minutes to pitch their product demo/concept to win following prizes:


Free Ticket to The Battleground Pitch Competition (value $2,800) and Free Ticket to Phocuswright Conference (value $ 4,199) sponsored by Phocuswright


Grand Prize from JetBlue Technology Ventures: 2 Round trip tickets anywhere on JetBlue, Meeting/pitch session with JetBlue Technology Ventures team, 1 personalized mentoring session


Runner-Up Prize from JetBlue Technology Ventures: Meeting/pitch session with JetBlue Technology Ventures team, 1 personalized mentoring session


1.5 Advisory Hours from Travel Startups Incubator


Grand Prize from Plug and Play Travel and Hospitality Center of Innovation - acceptance into Plug and Play Accelerator Program


Invite to the annual Thought Leadership Summit that brings together travel and technology industry leaders hosted by Switchfly


Only Travel Tech Con ticket holding startups are eligible to enter the competition. To enter the competition - get your conference tickets and we will send you further steps!


Program Preview


May 20

6:00pm - Pitch Competition to win amazing prizes! To enter the competition, get your tickets for the conference and we'll send you the next steps! See Judge Panel below.


May 21

8:30am  - Doors open & breakfast (coffee & pastries)

9:00am - Welcome & Keynotes

10:00am - Speaker talks

12:15pm - Lunch break & themed lunch tables (box lunch & drinks)

1:15pm - Speaker talks

5:15pm - Announcing the Pitch Competition winners 

5:30pm - Final Keynote

6:00pm - Networking After Party!

Networking after party fun & music is organized by our friends at Recharge & El Disco Lyft at Soma StrEat Food Park - startup and techie favorite spot to grab a bite & drink and join the vibe with some good tunes! Travel Tech Con ticket holders will get a pass to the after party and the first 100 people to arrive to the party will get FREE food & drinks tokens provided by our awesome friends at Sabre. We will have the space to ourselves to enjoy food & drinks, music and quieter areas around for conversations, so don't miss the chance to get to know as many people in travel tech as you can!




Full program coming soon...




May 20: Pitch Competition

The venue is kindly provided by our amazing supporters at

Plug and Play Travel and Hospitality Center of Innovation


May 21: Conference Program

The venue is kindly provided by our awesome friends at Yelp 


Sponsors & Supporters