Barry Diller on search, mobile and why foreigners fail in China
Beijing, Barry Diller addressed the topic of technology’s impact on travel to delegates of the Global Travel & Tourism Summit organized by the prestigious World Travel & Tourism Council.
After sharing some entertaining stories of his prescient moves into online travel with Expedia, he moved on to some forward-looking thoughts on search, social media and mobile.
He also provided some thoughts on why foreign firms fail in China, that I found interesting in the context of Expedia’s investment in China’s #2 OTA, eLong.
Read the full story at http://www.tnooz.com/2010/05/26/mobile/barry-diller-wttc-beijing/