Scott Gillespie

Scott Gillespie

Scott’s mission is to nudge the corporate travel industry forward. He’s been doing that for the last 25 years with provocative ideas on travel procurement, travel management, traveler friction and the role of the travel manager.

As CEO of tClara, Scott offers advisory services to the travel industry. He has held senior positions with ARC, TRX, Travel Analytics and A.T. Kearney. He has an MBA from University of Chicago, is the author of a U.S. patent, and speaks at travel industry events worldwide.

Buyer Champions

Regional direct talks are organized and led by our volunteer Buyer Champions.


Monica McKill

Manager, Air & Ground Transportation Cenovus


Brooke Davis

Manager, Global Travel and Events Lululemon


Elizabeth Oliveira

Corporate Travel OMERS

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GBTA Regional Direct Talk Discussion Series: The Impact of Covid-19 on the Evolving Role of the Travel Manager

To maximize the learning opportunities and peer-based exchange, we have opted to combine the Eastern and Western Canada Regional Direct Talk Groups for the discussion series as follows:

GBTA Canada Town Hall

Canada Conferences


GBTA Conference 2021 - Toronto


9 AM - 5 PM Daily

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GBTA Western Canada Conference 2021 - Calgary


GBTA is proud to present GBTA Western Canada Conference 2021 – Calgary the annual Conference for business travel professionals representing Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan! 

GBTA Regional Direct Talks

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