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GBTA Convention 2019

Chicago, IL

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Conferences & Symposiums



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GBTA Chapters connect you with business travel professionals and education in 39 markets across the Unites States.   Each local chapter provides unique perspectives and compelling benefits through education, networking and scholarship opportunities.

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GBTA’s 9 Committees set the direction of the business travel industry across major categories of interest including; aviation, hotels, meetings, risk management, sustainability, government relations, payment solutions, technology and sports, media and entertainment.  

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GBTA News and Commentary

Safety - It's Not Just for Travelers Anymore

GBTA Risk Committee / April 9, 2019

You have done everything you can possibly do to ensure your travelers are well educated and practicing safe guidelines and protocols while traveling. You have a high-risk destination...

REAL ID Update

Shane Downey / April 8, 2019

GBTA has closely been following developments with REAL ID over the past few years. REAL ID is a federal law passed as part of the 9/11 Commission in 2015 and requires states to issue standardized ID cards and driver’s licenses that include new...

Hotel Booking: Content and Policies - Summary of Findings

Tuesday March 12, 2019

In recent years, hotel booking has seen several major innovations. Will these change how “managed” travel programs book hotels?

Air Canada President and CEO Calin Rovinescu to Take Centre Stage at 15th Annual GBTA Conference in Canada

Marianne Varkiani / Thursday, March 7, 2019

Toronto, Canada (March 7, 2019) – The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), the voice of the global business travel industry, today announced another Centre Stage session for GBTA Conference 2019 - Toronto, taking place April 15-17 at...

WINiT Coming to GBTA Conference 2019 - Toronto

Canadian Olympic Gold Medal Winning Women’s Hockey Coach Danièle Sauvageau to Deliver Keynote at WINiT at GBTA Conference 2019 – Toronto
Marianne Varkiani / Thursday, February 28, 2019

WINiT, a business unit of GBTA focused on driving positive change for the career mobility of women in the travel-related industries, today announced Danièle Sauvageau as the featured keynote speaker at WINiT at GBTA Conference 2019 –...

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GBTA’s mission is to be the leading source of business travel knowledge worldwide. This knowledge is created through education, research, networking and advocacy delivered on demand.

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