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83 Percent of Female Business Travelers Report Safety Concern or Incident in Past Year

Gaps Exist in How Managed Travel Programs Address Female Traveler Safety
Alexandria, VA (October 18, 2018) – More than 8 in 10 (83 percent) women say they have experienced one or more safety-related concerns or incidents while traveling for business in the past year, according to new research from the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) in partnership with AIG Travel. Key findings…

Technology is Poised to “Dramatically Increase Security,” Say Heads of TSA and CBP

New facial recognition and CAT scan technologies are key to stopping terrorists, according to two of the nation’s highest security officials who spoke Monday on Center Stage at GBTA Convention 2018. Transportation Security Administrator (TSA) David Pekoske calls for “better security faster” at Monday’s Q&A session with U.S. Customs and…

Podcast – A Global View of Female Business Traveler Safety – Episode 2

On episode two of The Business of Travel, GBTA talks female business traveler safety following International Women’s Day last week. First up, GBTA head of research Jeanne Liu previews some upcoming GBTA research on the safety of female business travelers from both the buyer and traveler perspectives. Next, Wendy Stachowiak, VP…
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