Business Travel Workshop Series: Introduction to Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management


This high-level, condensed version of GBTA’s 2-day professional development course, The Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management, will deliver an introduction to critical components of this curriculum in the key competencies required of business travel professionals, including; travel program administration, buyer and supplier relations, data analysis, and strategic business planning. As a Manager/Director-Level Education Program, this workshop is intended for both travel buyers overseeing a managed business travel program and suppliers offering travel-related products and services, appropriate for all levels of experience, however ideal for those with a minimum of three years of industry experience. Attendees of this afternoon segment will receive a certificate of completion for the introductory course, and a special offer to complete the full 2-day program offered in Toronto, in-conjunction with the GBTA Conference 2018 – Toronto, April 16-18, 2018. The Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management also provides learnings around the competencies that comprise the four domains of practice covered in the Global Travel Professional GTP designation examination.

For Full Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management program information, please visit: http://www.gbta.org/Education/Pages/apbtm.aspx

This series of half-day forums is intended to target individuals in each local market responsible for sourcing travel as a component of their job responsibilities. Within many companies, travel purchasing is often only one aspect of an individual’s job scope.




November 2

Novotel Toronto Mississauga
(West End/Airport)

November 3

Novotel Toronto Center

November 14

Fairmont Vancouver

November 16

Sofitel Montreal


11:30am – 12:00pm Registration is Open
12:00pm – 3:30pm Business Travel Workshop (Part 1)
3:00pm – 3:30pm Coffee Break
3:30pm – 5:30pm Business Travel Workshop (Part 2)

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