Daily News Brief – January 12, 2021
Nominations Now Being Accepted for GBTA WINiT Awards
Awards recognize those driving the advancement of women in travel-related industries
WINiT by GBTA, the only group of its kind in the business travel industry, is now accepting nominations for the WINiT Virtual Awards and Gala. WINiT, a network driving positive change for the career advancement of women in travel-related industries, will honor the women, men, and organizations who have led the way in promoting this important mission at its WINiT Virtual Awards Gala 2021 on March 8.
Save the Date for an All-New Webinar featuring GBTA’s Annual Research Study:
2020 Business Travel Index – Data and Insights
Tuesday, February 2 | 11:00 AM- 12:30 PM EST
When will business travel recover post-Covid? How will industry recovery look around the world? How bad was 2020 for the business travel industry? The GBTA BTI™ – sponsored by Enterprise Holdings – explores the outlook for business travel spending over the next three years. Following a turbulent year which has had a huge impact on both the global economy and business travel, this webinar promises to deliver key data points and applicable ways to utilize this information to promote a safe return to travel for your corporate travelers. Now in its 12® year, the report is a critical planning tool throughout the industry.
Sponsored by Enterprise Holdings
GBTA Needs Your Input – Take the Latest GBTA Coronavirus Poll
GBTA has launched the first coronavirus poll of 2021. This includes several new questions that will support our advocacy efforts worldwide. Everyone is encouraged to participate! Results will be posted on the GBTA website and available to members and non-members.
GBTA Convention 2021
GBTA Convention 2021 Registration is Now Open
Join Us for The Business Travel Event of the Year®
A thriving business travel industry is critical for a strong economy. GBTA recently launched the “Ready.Safe.Travel.” campaign to push for unity and a safe return to business travel through advocacy, education, and awareness. To do our part in this effort, GBTA is bringing our industry together July 17-21 for GBTA Convention 2021 in Orlando, Florida to unite in solidarity for business travel.
Attendees can expect to engage with the most innovative suppliers in the industry, relevant and actionable education and unlimited networking opportunities.
Register Today! Prices Increase March 1, 2021.
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GBTA Convention 2021:
Call for Proposals Deadline Extended!
The GBTA Convention 2021 Call for Proposals (CFP) submission deadline has been extended to Friday, February 26, 2021. GBTA remains absolutely committed to delivering quality and relevant content in various delivery formats. We would actively encourage you to submit content topics that will be timely and most useful to travel professionals in these challenging times.
Please note: GBTA will provide the technology to ensure speaker and attendee engagement, whether this be in-person or virtually. Please include experts that may need to present virtually in your submissions. If you have questions regarding the CFP process, please email email@example.com.
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