Dave Hilfman’s Monday Memo to GBTA Members
It’s the start of another busy week at GBTA. Not only does our Collaboratory 2020 educational series continue, but we’re launching our new marketing and advocacy campaign to encourage the safe and responsible return to business travel. We’ll be counting on you to help us spread this important message – stay tuned for all the details later this week.
More Helpful Articles/Links
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- CDC Dashboard – Updated frequently with new guidance documents and details
- COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country (CDC)
- CDC Coronavirus Information
Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
- Overview of TSA’s “Stay Healthy. Stay Secure.” Campaign
- “Stay Healthy. Stay Secure” Video
- What to Know Before You Go
- TSA Screening Checkpoint Numbers for 2019 and 2020
GBTA Collaboratory Highlights
Don’t Miss Tomorrow’s GBTA Collaboratory 2020 Webinar:
We Are Traveling and This Is What We Have Learned!
Tuesday, October 27 | 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET
The Sports, Media and Entertainment Committee will host this interactive session to discuss collaborating with the non-traditional buyers who have a global presence, significant spend, and unique housing needs. We will articulate the nuances of booking this high-touch segment of business, with a focused look on safety and special requests for COVID-19 mitigation. Join us to hear examples of positive – and not so positive hotel experiences – to help our supplier partners anticipate the needs of the SME traveler.
- Hal Rudy, Vice President Travel Services, ViacomCBS
- Francine Sommers, Coordinator Risk & Travel Management, Cleveland Indians
- Rebecca Cortese, Global Director of Entertainment Accounts, Hilton Worldwide Sales
- Tony Bonanno, Global Account Director, Marriott Global Sales
GBTA Regional Town Hall
Don’t Miss Wednesday’s GBTA Canada Town Hall:
The Impact of COVID-19 on Canadian Business
Wednesday, October 28 | 2:00 PM EDT
The Honourable Perrin Beatty, President and CEO of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, will be GBTA Canada’s next Town Hall featured speaker. Mr. Beatty will address The Impact of COVID-19 on Canadian Business. He will discuss the economic and business implications on a variety of industries, sectors, and policies, such as transportation, agriculture, manufacturing, finance, and natural resources, providing a current pulse check into the health and stability of business in Canada.
Global Leadership Professional® (GLP) Program: Leading a Corporate Culture of Innovation
Register Today for the Three-Day Course!
This virtual course is designed for business leaders wanting to gain a solid understanding of Building Effective Organizations, Leading Effective Organizations, Reciprocity – Hidden Keys for Building Collaboration & Trust and much more. This three-day course equips leaders from all backgrounds with the skills necessary to accurately assess effectiveness and design for innovation in Leadership.
This GLP® course will fulfill the “Leadership” competency requirement for those pursuing the GLP Designation or their Certificate of Professional Development. Course dates are December 15, 17, and 18.
West Reading, PA
Under the supervision of the Director, Treasury Services, the Concur Administrator will support all needs with SAP Concur including projects to expand the use of the program.
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