Sydney btTB-GBTA Regional Event

 BTTB-GBTA Regional Event 


Half-day events designed to educate, inform and provide outstanding networking opportunities to travel category managers and their suppliers.


21st November 2017
The Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
Cnr Robey & O’Riordan Streets, Mascot, Sydney


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btTB and GBTA invite you to come together with your peers from both the buy and the supply side for this half-day event that will:

For Buyers: For Suppliers:
  • Enable you to build valuable connections with fellow buyers
  • To learn about ‘what works’ and ‘what doesn’t’
  • To share knowledge and experience
  • To identify future trends that you need to be across
  • To meet potential new suppliers
  • Enable you to build valuable connections with new prospects
  • To better understand your customers concerns and challenges
  • To demonstrate your expertise by sharing your knowledge and experience of how the travel supply chain works

All of which make you more effective in your job


Thanks to our Annual Association Partners


A big thank you to our Annual Association Partners without whose support this programme would not be possible.


Programme – 21st November 2017


1.00pm: Registration

1.30pm: Welcome from the chair

1.35pm: Speed Networking

Let’s find out from the outset who is in attendance and identify people you would like to catch up with during the afternoon.

1.55pm: Getting our Stakeholders ‘with the programme’

What works and what doesn’t when it comes to driving  changed behaviours from our travellers and bookers  that will result in better outcomes for our organisation?

Round-table discussions in which attendees will share war stories on what has worked and what hasn’t, both in their travel programmes and within other areas of spend, when trying to drive change.

Round-table Discussions

2.45pm: Refreshment Break

3.15pm: Optimizing your Accommodation Programme

With hotel RFP season upon us, a timely panel discussion on how to extract the best results from your travel programme.

Panel Discussion

4.00pm: How do you ‘future-proof’ your travel programme?

The world is changing at a faster pace than ever before.  What does the future look like for travel management? What impact will new technologies such as RPA (Robotic Process Automation), AI (Artificial Intelligence), Blockchain and Crypto Currencies have on the world of business travel?

Panel Discussion

4.45pm: Message from Host Venue

4.50pm: Closing Remarks from Chair

5.00pm: Networking Drinks

Stay and enjoy drinks and canapes while building valuable relationships with both travel category managers and supplier representatives