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Michael Toedt

Managing Director at Dailypoint Gmbh

Michael Toedt

Operating at the intersection of business and technology, Dr. Michael Toedt helps hoteliers with the software dailypoint™ to use the tremendous increase of data in order to become data-centric. Dr. Michael Toedt has over 25 years of experience in operations, technology and marketing. He is the author of several books – among others the German version “Big Data – Herausforderung und Chance für die Hotellerie (ISBN: 978-3-8751-5305-7) and “Data Revolution – How Big Data Will Change the Way of Doing Business” (ISBN:978-3–7375-1688-4) and his articles are published by journals on a regular basis. Dr. Toedt holds a doctoral degree in management science. He is lecturer at several universities and assistant lecturer at the University of Applied Sciences of Munich for the subject “Customer Relationship Management in Tourism”. Apart from this he speaks at various hospitality events and fairs such as ITB, HITEC, Internorga, Austrian Hotel Society ÖHV or Cornell Hotel Society.

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A New Position is Born: The Data Manager

Hoteliers may not realize it, but they stand on fantastic ground. Their feet are firmly planted on top of a new raw material. One that is so valuable that some describe it as the new gold. It is a raw material that has the potential to positively impact all areas of a hotel.

Fall. Budget-Time.

Fall is fast approaching, which means that it is almost time for hotel managers to begin planning for the upcoming year. That's right - it's budget season. Budgets must be allocated to different departments, investment decisions must be made, strategies developed and aligned, etc.

My biggest frustration with hotel-tech when booking or staying at a hotel!

I have two big frustrations: 1) In the Booking Phase: dealing with mobile-last Hotel websites that take forever to download on mobile devices. Wake up, hoteliers, visitors to your websites quit if your website pages and booking screens are not downloading within 2.

My biggest frustration with Tech in hotels - Thoughts from Michael Toedt, MD at Dailypoint

My biggest frustration with Tech in hotels - Thoughts from Michael Toedt, MD at DailypointParticipate in the HospitalityNet Technology Sentiment Survey!https://www.hospitalitynet.org/sentimentsurvey https://www.

Investing in Technology Innovation - How Much is Enough?

I don't believe that this is about Billions of dollars or even percentages of revenue. It's about a willingness to change, and unfortunately we are not very good at that. In our industry innovation or R&D does not have to be very technical and therefore does not have to be done by specialists.
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