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GBTA Business Travel Workshop Series - Toronto

Event Start Date: Feb 8, 2019 11:00 AM

Event End Date: Feb 8, 2019 5:00 PM

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GBTA Business Travel Workshop Series



February 8, 2019


GBTA Business Travel Workshop Series is a half-day, hands-on forum, hosted in Montreal and Toronto, for individuals responsible for sourcing travel as a component of their job responsibilities. These Buyer-only forums consist of education sessions covering a wide range of topics— from cost savings strategies to sourcing tactics and more.



1:00pm – 2:45pm                           

GBTA Welcome and Canadian Updates

Cannabis Legalization and Its Business Travel Implications
Presented by: Sharlene Ketwaroo-Nanoo, Travel Category Manager, Rogers Communications; Regional Chair, GBTA Canada

Supplier Sponsor Presentations Part 1

Business Travel Program Best Practices Panel
Panelists will discuss best practices to create a robust and productive travel program from the perspectives of TMC, Airlines, Hotel, Car Rental and Expense. 
Moderated by:  Lee Courtney, President, DLC Strategic Solutions

2:45pm – 3:15pm   

Networking Coffee Break                                                                                                  

3:15pm – 4:45pm                                

Supplier Sponsor Presentations Part 2  

Direct Talk Session
A closed door, travel-buyer-only guided discussion with your peers. We will table the key issues and current topics, to share best practices in business travel management. 

4:45pm – 5:00pm     

Conclusion and PRIZES                                                                                                               



 Hilton Toronto  
145 Richmond St. W;
Toronto, ON M5H 2L2, Canada


For reservations book online here or call 1-800-HILTONS and ask for the GBTA room rate.









This event is free to all Buyers. To register, complete this form.


Sponsorship Opportunities:

GBTA Business Travel Workshop Series provides sponsor organizations with the opportunity to increase brand awareness and generate new leads by presenting in front of key buyers who are responsible for sourcing travel as a component of their role.

Download the Sponsorship Brochure.

Ready to sponsor or need expert advice on which opportunity is best for your organization? Fill out the form below and a member of our sponsorship team will reach out to you shortly.