First Virtual Town Hall Held for GBTA Europe
First Virtual Town Hall Held for GBTA Europe
GBTA Europe held its first Town Hall this week to share regional knowledge and insights with the GBTA membership. The event was hosted by Catherine Logan, Regional Vice President – EMEA, GBTA.
Dave Hilfman, interim Executive Director, GBTA opened the event with an update on the association, the activities and plans for the future. Mark Cuschieri, Chair of the European Advisory committee then spoke about the importance of volunteers and the new appointments to the European Advisory board and advisory boards in Italy and France.
The Town Hall was made possible by Rocketrip.
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Monday, September 28 | 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET
Health, security, and logistics considerations are three key factors in business sustainability during the pandemic. Travel professionals’ legal, ethical, and financial duty of care to their organizations, employees, and travelers is more important than ever. It is mission-critical for companies to begin expanding their risk management program from a travel risk management program (TRM) to a people risk management program (PRM). Dave Hilfman will kick-off our Risk/Duty of Care week with an interview featuring Miriam Jones, an expert on developing and managing best-in-class duty of care programs.
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This event is created exclusively for the Mexican market and its travel industry. Attendees will connect with local peers and exchange useful information, while influential industry professionals will share their thoughts on a new era in the travel industry, post-COVID-19.
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*GBTA Mexico Town Hall will be offered in Spanish
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Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | 3:00 PM Mexico / 5:00 PM Argentina
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