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GBTA Convention 2018

San Diego, CA - USA

Conferences & Symposiums



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GBTA Chapters & Affiliates connect you with business travel professionals and education in 39 markets across the Unites States.   Each local chapter provides unique perspectives and compelling benefits through education, networking and scholarship opportunities.

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GBTA’s 9 Committees set the direction of the business travel industry across major categories of interest including; aviation, hotels, meetings, risk management, sustainability, government relations, payment solutions, technology and sports, media and entertainment.  

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GBTA News and Commentary

Week in Review

Marianne Varkiani / Friday, July 13, 2018

As Taiwan braced for the impact of Typhoon Maria on Tuesday, Reuters reports hundreds of flights were cancelled and schools were shut down. Weather officials warned of...

Convention Memories - Part 5

Marianne Varkiani / Thursday, July 12, 2018

In just one month, GBTA Convention 2018 will be underway in San Diego! In order to celebrate our upcoming 50th anniversary, we’ve been encouraging past attendees to share their favorite and most impactful memories with us. 

GBTA ResearchHow Do Corporate Travel Programs Approach The Safety Of Women Travelers: Infographic

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Recent news stories have dramatized the risks that women face in the workplace.

Companies Increasingly Exposed to Financial Loss and Duty of Care Violations as the Number of Meetings Grow

Over Half of Companies Globally Book Simple Meetings Outside of Managed Channels; Over 70 Percent of U.S. Respondents Use Consumer Channels for Simple Meetings

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Globally, half of company-held meetings are simple meetings, yet roughly half of survey respondents report their organizations do not use a “managed” meetings channel for simple meetings, according to new research released today by...

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GBTA’s mission is to be the leading source of business travel knowledge worldwide. This knowledge is created through education, research, networking and advocacy delivered on demand.

  • We believe members come first. 
  • We believe in marketplace transparency.
  • We believe volunteerism drives success.   
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