The Travel Technology Association (Travel Tech) is the premier trade association for the travel technology industry, representing the leading online travel companies, travel technology solutions providers (GDSs), and short term rental companies. These technology innovators have directly and indirectly created the infrastructure and the marketplace that travelers, suppliers, and intermediaries benefit from today. Travel Tech members have transformed the way we travel, providing suppliers and consumers with invaluable access to options while purchasing and managing their travel.
Today, Travel Tech companies use innovation and technology in providing the backbone of all phases of travel, from search, to purchase, to ticketing and check-in. It is through these advancements in technology that travel has become more efficient, more affordable, and more accessible for millions around the globe.
Travel Tech members operate in more than 195 countries and have partnerships with more than 750 airlines and 500,000 hotels worldwide. In addition, Travel Tech members have partnerships with car rental agencies, cruise lines, and events. Travel Tech short term rental companies provide more than 1 million short term rental options across the globe.
Formed in 1999 and formerly known as the Interactive Travel Services Association (ITSA), Travel Tech is the powerful voice for the travel technology industry and the leading advocate for policies that promote innovation in technology, help connect consumers and travel providers, eliminate barriers to travel, and protect the traveling public.