David Chestler: Hotels, wearables and the internet of things

A friend from a US hotel once said to me: “if wifi for our guests is a challenge, how will we be ready for what the internet of things will bring?”

This is the real big data that’s no longer just coming. It’s arrived.

Since undertaking the role of co-chair for HTNG’s Software Resources Team, I have had the privilege of taking a regular deep dive into the technologies emerging within – and disrupting – the travel industry as we know it.