GBTA Energy, Resources & Marine Symposium 2018

November 29, 2018 | Houston, Texas

Nearly 200 travel professionals in the energy, resources & marine industries will be gathering in Houston on November 29 to learn about the latest innovations in travel, risk management and trends in the global and regional energy market. Join your peers and several of the industry’s leading experts for this free-for-buyer event for an agenda packed with education and networking with exclusively curated suppliers.


7:30am – 9:30am


8:30am – 9:30am

Buyers' Only Roundtable Discussion

9:45am – 10:00am

Opening Remarks

10:00am – 11:00am

Opening Keynote

11:00am – 11:30am

Networking Coffee Break and Exhibit Table Tops

11:30am – 12:20pm

General Session

12:20pm – 1:20pm


1:30pm – 2:15pm

General Session

2:15pm – 3:00pm

General Session

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Networking Coffee Break and Exhibit Table Tops

3:30pm – 4:30pm

Closing Keynote

4:30pm – 6:00pm

ERM Reception and Expo

*Agenda subject to change

Registration Rates Increase October 24

Allied Member

$ 700

Allied Non-Member

$ 800

Direct Non-Member


Direct Member


New Direct Member

$ 370
Includes 1 year GBTA membership

New Non-Profit, Education & Govt. Direct Member

$ 100
Includes 1 year GBTA membership

New Allied Member

$ 1,095
Includes 1 year GBTA membership

Registration + Renewal for Current Members

Allied $ 1,070 / Direct $395
Includes 1 year GBTA membership


The Hyatt Regency Houston Galleria
2626 Sage Road
Houston, TX 77056

Room Rate: $169 per night (plus taxes)
Cutoff Date: Thursday, November 11

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Justify Your Attendance:

This year’s program will include several sessions on how technology and geopolitical factors have impacted everything from the global energy market to how business travel is conducted in these unique segments.

If you need help justifying your attendance to your supervisor, feel free to use one of the customizable templates below to show how this event can benefit you and your organization.

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