Belgian tech startup Wetime has entered into a transformative partnership with industry giants VodafoneZiggo and Packet Ship. travel app WeTime
This alliance aims to bring Wetime’s cutting-edge AI technology to hotel rooms, starting with a pilot project at the Teaching Hotel in Maastricht.
Revolutionizing Personalized Travel Through AI
“Wetime’s integration into Packet Ship’s Guide platform marks a significant leap in personalized travel experiences,” says Jan-Pieter Gerritsen, a representative from Packet Ship. Unlike conventional AI platforms that offer one-size-fits-all solutions, Wetime’s AI technology tailors travel experiences to individual tastes and preferences, setting a new standard in a competitive market.
Turning Hotel Rooms into Revenue Engines
Wetime is not just an added amenity; it’s a revenue accelerator for hotels. By incorporating Wetime into their in-room services, hotels can present guests with a curated selection of 150,000 activities, 250,000 hotel options, and 45,000 restaurants worldwide. This not only enriches the guest experience but has also been proven to boost in-room service revenue by up to 15%.
Academic Endorsement and Industry Accolades travel app WeTime
“We consider it essential to be at the cutting edge of AI technology, a field that is becoming increasingly important in the hotel industry,” states Eelco Holwerda from the Teaching Hotel. Wetime’s credibility is further enhanced by its selection for the upcoming Web Summit’s Growth Summit, an elite gathering of the world’s most innovative companies. “Being chosen for the Growth Summit is not just an honor; it’s a validation of Wetime’s groundbreaking potential,” adds Sietse Schelpe, co-founder of Wetime.
Global Ambitions: Starting with the Netherlands
Wetime, in line with its ambitious growth strategy, is actively seeking its first round of investors to fuel its expansion into new markets. The company is capitalizing on the platform provided by Web Summit’s prestigious Growth Summit to connect with potential strategic partners. Their objective is to secure the initial investments that will propel them from being self-funded into Belgium and across the European continent in the coming years. This represents a unique and compelling opportunity for investors to participate in a pioneering AI-driven travel and hospitality venture poised for global disruption.
Co-founded by Sietse Schelpe and Marloes Decraemer, Wetime is on a mission to redefine how people plan city trips. The platform employs AI to create customized travel itineraries, factoring in variables such as budget, group dynamics, and personal preferences.