17th October 2018
The Bayview Eden Hotel
6 Queens Road, Melbourne Vic 3004
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:
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All of which make you more effective in your job
A big thank you to our Annual Association Partners without whose support this programme would not be possible.
Optimising your Travel Programme
Travel is a complicated supply chain to manage. The difference between good outcomes and bad is knowledge, lots of it. This half-day workshop will give you all the basics plus extra skills and tips. You will hear from a range of industry experts whose mission is to assist you to create additional value in your travel programme. It’s a lot to cover after lunch, but you’re sure to come away better equipped to manage your travel account.
1.30pm: Welcome from the chair, btTB and GBTA news
1.35pm: Speed Networking – A great ice-breaker, with a serious side.
1.55pm: Policies, procedures and policy compliance – the 3P’s of outstanding travel management
2.45pm: Refreshment and networking break
3.15pm: Buying and Managing TMC and IT
3.45pm: Buying and Managing Air
4.15pm: Buying and Managing Accommodation
4.45pm: Q&A’s and Closing wrap
5.00pm: Networking Drinks
Stay and enjoy drinks and canapes while building valuable relationships with both travel category managers and supplier representatives
BTTB has been the premier provider of information, education and networking opportunities to the business travel community in the ANZ region for 17 years. BTTB launched the regions longest running dedicated travel management magazine, Business Travel Monthly, in 1999 and in 2000 staged the first BTTB Conferences and exhibitions in Australia and New Zealand. While publication of Business Travel Monthly ceased in 2013, the BTTB Australia Annual Conference continued through to 2016 as the leading event for buyers, suppliers and managers of corporate travel. The BTTB Australia event will now be replaced by the combined BTTB-GBTA Annual Conference.
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is the world’s premier business travel and meetings organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. area with operations on six continents. GBTA’s 7,000-plus members manage more than $345 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually. GBTA and the GBTA Foundation deliver world-class education, events, research, advocacy and media to a growing global network of more than 28,000 travel professionals and 125,000 active contacts.