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AMCHAM General Membership Meeting with Barney Harford, Chief Operating Officer, Uber
  AMCHAM General Membership Meeting  
  ►DATE Wednesday, August 29, 2018  
  ►TIME 11:30am - 12:00pm: Registration / Networking
12:00pm - 1:30pm: Lunch / Fireside Chat
  ►VENUE Grand Hyatt Seoul, Namsan 3 (2nd Fl.)  
  ►SPEAKER Barney Harford
Chief Operating Officer, UBER
  ►COST KRW75,000 for members
KRW95,000 for non-members
(VAT incl.)
  ►RSVP/PAYMENT BY Noon, Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
*No refunds for cancellations made after this date and time.
*For walk-ins, additional KRW10,000 will be charged.
  ►CONTACT (email) amchamrsvp@amchamkorea.org, (phone) 82.2.6201.2229  
            ONLINE REGISTRATION      
      Barney Harford is Uber's Chief Operating Officer, responsible for global ridesharing strategy, operations, marketing and customer support. He is also responsible for the company's food-delivery business, Uber Eats.

Barney previously served as CEO and board director of Orbitz Worldwide from 2009 to 2015. Orbitz Worldwide was acquired by Expedia for $1.6B in 2015. During Barney’s tenure, the company launched the Orbitz Rewards loyalty program and built the Orbitz Partner Network into a leading provider of private label travel solutions to airlines, hotels, travel agencies, and banks. Prior to Orbitz Worldwide, Barney served in a variety of roles at Expedia, Inc. from 1999 to 2006 including as President of Expedia Asia Pacific from 2004 to 2006. Prior to Expedia, Barney was a strategy consultant with The Kalchas Group.

Barney currently serves as a board director of United Airlines and RealSelf.

Barney grew up in the United Kingdom. He received an undergraduate degree in natural sciences from Cambridge University and an MBA from INSEAD
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