The wave of digital transformation has swept most verticals and changed the competitive landscape especially in the travel industry.Over the next 20 years, up to US$305 billion value created for the industry by enhancing profitability; World Tourism Organization's data reflect what impact digital transformation will have on the travel industry.

The Digital Travel Awards program aims to recognize digital transformation pioneers who have demonstrated excellence in digital marketing, product innovation and new technology in the past year. The awards will mark the way forward for digital transformation, and industry practitioners can learn from high achievers to blaze their own innovation trails.

Award Categories

Digital Travel Awards will present two award categories: Digital Marketing Award and Product Innovation Award. Each category will feature Nomination Awards and a Gold Award. The Nomination Awards will be awarded to 20% of the entries, and awardees will present their cases and answer judges’ questions in a live session at the Travel Daily Conference 2019 on August 27. The judges will select a winner from each category as the Gold Award winner. The Digital Travel Awards Presentation Ceremony will be held during the gala dinner of the Travel Daily Conference on August 28.

  • Digital Marketing Award

    The Digital Marketing Award will select excellent marketing applications which demonstrate outstanding digital marketing strategies, marketing techniques, innovative ideas, conversion and integrating synergies in the past year.

  • Product Innovation Award

    The Product Innovation Award are designed to identify innovative products that show excellence from conceptualization to product development and business results in the past year.

Evaluation Process

The Judging Panel of the Award Program

Concurrent Events

  • Shortlisted Entries Presentations

    August 27, 2019

    The Nomination Awards will be awarded to 20% of the entries, and awardees will present their cases and answer judges’ questions in a live session at the Travel Daily Conference 2019 on August 27.

  • 2019 TravelDaily Conference

    August 28-29, 2019

    This year TravelDaily has integrated the TravelDaily Conference, Hotel Marketing Conference and Airline Merchandising Conference to have them hosted during consecutive days. The event will bring together more than 2000 executive attendees from various segments of the tourism sector such as airlines, hotels, OTAs, destinations and attractions and Tourism Administration.

  • Award Dinner Ceremony

    August 28

    The Gold Award winners of Digital Travel Awards will be announced at the Award Dinner Ceremony on August 28. Excellent entries and Gold Award winner will be mentioned in the Digital Travel Award Trend Report which will be released on Dinner Ceremony.