East2 is a company with a deep airline and travel technology expertise having previously (as EB2) developed a sophisticated and proprietary airline Internet Booking Engine which was acquired by Sabre Inc. Dallas, USA and continues to power airlines online booking systems around the world today.
Capitalising on our airline expertise in conjunction with new and emerging technologies including Blockchain, Smart Contracts and EDOS, East2 disrupts and changes the long-standing airline frequent flyer model, creating a new travel loyalty eco-system that benefits airlines and airline travellers.
1June 2016-October 2016
East2 Business Plan and Market Opportunity confirmed. Chinese Airline Strategic Digital Consulting Contract starts. East2 Limited established Hong Kong.
Core Tech Team from EB2 re-engaged.
Core Platform Architecture designed.
Successfully Completed Chinese Airline Strategic Consulting Contract.
Early commercialisation discussions started.
East2 Barcelona established.
MoU signed with Cover_More a leading international travel insurance company now owned by Zurich Insurance.
8March 2018-July 2018
Development team in Europe established. Insurance proof-of-concept (PoC) developed directly linked into British Airways NDC digital innovation data hub and CoverMore’s database. East2 Pte Ltd Singapore established. Partnership agreement with PI Solution a successful China based airline software company (complimentary solutions). East2’s E2App (Traveller App) demonstrable product design.
9August - September 2018
EDOS Private Sale. Roadshow Hong Kong and Singapore. East2 Traveller App architecture & UX design.
10Q1 2019-Q4 2019
Products Advertising and Marketing commences. EDOS token listed on exchange(s). E2App beta release (closed user group) Production activation of launch partners in high priority segments: airline, transport, accommodation and insurance. Public launch of integrated EDOS platform: E2Apps, E2Wallet, E2Ancillary and E2DX. Expansion of partner activations in high priority segments. Group and Booking Bonus tokens. E2Ancillary enhanced with NDC Aggregator certification. Community-enabled integration and activations of new partners. Expand segments e.g. retail/duty free, etc. Travel Intent Bonus tokens including personalised offers from partners. Traveller profile synchronisation with partner/loyalty accounts. Traveller self-service of active trips e.g. rebooking and upgrades Action Projects release 1 (Market research projects) Personalised, assisted trip disruption handling EDOS API - enabling integration of EDOS into Airline own apps, support for 3rd party “Dapps” W2App automated assistant including support for partner chatbots/agents.