This year, it is more important than ever to support start-ups in our industry. So, we have introduced the TravelTech Show Trailblazer Fund! A £25,000 fund to help start-ups participate in TravelTech Show Virtual 2021. Start-ups can apply for a bursary to cover up to 80% of their virtual networking booth at TTS 2021 and will be entered into the first TravelTech Show Trailblazer Awards! With the chance to win a free stand at TravelTech Show 2022, a Start-up ticket to Phocuswright Conference 2021 and coverage from Phocuswire!


Why Apply?

Connect and meet with decision making, travel technology buyers

2-Minute Innovation Pitch

Pre-event marketing & promotion

Entry into the TravelTech Show Awards

Entry Criteria:

To qualify to apply to the fund, companies must meet the following criteria:

  • Founded within the last 48 months (4 years) – exceptions may be considered.
  • Have not raised more than £2 million in funding.
  • Must target key TravelTech Show Audience:
    • B2B Product
    • OTA’s/ Agencies /Tour Operators /TMC’s /DMC’s /Airlines /Ground Transport & Mobility/ Cruise

The first TravelTech Show Trailblazer Awards!

Trailblazers will be judged on their application and 2-minute Innovation Pitch. Our esteemed panel of judges with years of experience across the industry will rigorously score each contestant based certain categories – more information coming soon.  The top 3 start-ups will be invited to speak on a Start-up Panel at TTS 2021. And the winner will be declared the first winner of the TravelTech Show Trailblazer Awards

Enter the Trailblazer Awards with the chance to win:

A free stand at TravelTech Show 2022 worth over £6,000

A Start-up ticket to Phocuswright Conference 2021 worth over £1,400

Opportunity to speak on the TravelTech Show Start-up panel

Post-event coverage on Phocuswire and from our global partners

Applications close 16th July 2021. Applications to exhibit may be considered after this time but entry into the Trailblazer Awards will not be possible.