Klaus Kohlmayr

Klaus began his experience in the hotel industry while studying at the Hotel Management and Catering School in Austria. He also studied business at Henley Management College, real estate investment and asset management at Cornell, and finance and strategy at the Singapore Management University. Klaus participates in various advisory boards, including HSMAI in the Asia Pacific and the Americas and the Cornell-Nanyang Institute of Hospitality Management in Singapore.


On Discovery, On Distribution, On Data & Analytics – with Kalibri Labs

Klaus Kohlmayr, IDeaS’ chief evangelist, speaks with Cindy Estis Green, CEO and co-founder of Kalibri Labs, about competitive hotel data and distribution strategies for the…

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Unconstrained Conversations – An IDeaS Podcast

Season 1: COVID-19 and the Hotel Industry – Episode 1: “Now What? – How One Hotel Handled Its Closure”   When 2020 began, nobody could have expected only a few months later the world…

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Welcome to the Future

  Innovation and groundbreaking technology thrive at the annual Consumer Electronics Show. Recently, I had the great fortune to attend the annual Consumer Electronics Show…

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REVolution 1

The Hospitality REVolution: Converge & Conquer

It’s time for hoteliers to change how they think about, buy, and align their technology. On Tuesday, October 29, IDeaS hosted REVolution 2019, a Hospitality…

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2020 Blog

The Roaring Twenties 2.0 – Revenue Management in the 2020s

The golden age of revenue management is upon us. Are you ready for it? As this decade quickly comes to an end, the entire hotel…

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Hospitality Technology: The Next Generation

  IDeaS Chief Evangelist Klaus Kohlmayr on joining HTNG’s Vendor Consulting Council. This month marks my first attendance as a member of the Vendor Consulting…

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Convergence Is in the Air – Dispatch from Minneapolis

  Can you feel it? At IDeaS, we are still recovering from last week’s confluence of events and flurry of activities which took place in…

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Artificial Intelligence Blog

Lean In: Artificial Intelligence and the Will to Automate

By Klaus Kohlmayr, Chief Evangelist If you aren’t leveraging AI to automate your revenue operations, you will be left behind The next generation of machine…

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Blockchain Mainstream

Is 2019 the Year Blockchain Goes Mainstream?

    We may not see a big blockchain splash into hospitality anytime soon, but it’s making major waves Back in November, I wrote a…

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ITB Berlin 2019 Blog

Responsible Personalization, Seamless Intelligence and the Road to Nowhere – Dispatch from ITB Berlin

  Another ITB Berlin behind us, another fresh look ahead at key trends in hospitality and travel Why do over 160,000 hospitality experts from 180+ countries every year brave packed, cavernous…

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