What a great night it was at The Plug and Play Center on November 4th! We left with great takeaways about the travel tech funding space, and hope you did too! Here's a quick recap:
- Our panel host for the night was Sylwia Gorajek, founder of Valley Talks, went far and beyond in probing our panelists with the questions we all were thinking .
- We were lucky to have Rom Hendler call in to share his insights from extensive experience in the travel tech industry. Formerly CAO at Las Vegas Sands Corp and currently Managing Partner at InnoVel, Rom had plenty of advice that was valuable and long-lasting.
- Amir Amidi also joined our panel as As the Managing Partner at Plug and Play, Travel & Hospitality Innovation Tech Center. Being in contact with various travel startups on the daily he definitely knew a thing or two about the industry and the importance of getting funding right.
- Co-founder of Bucket (acquired) and formerly at Facebook, Julia Lam also joined our panel who as always was a delight to have. She shared her funding and investment insights as well as her own experiences and lessons.