Technology Committee

The mission of the GBTA Technology Committee is to review, develop, and share relevant information with GBTA Members regarding business travel management technology issues, trends, and developments.

  • Drive collaboration and facilitate networking
  • Create and deliver innovative educational initiatives
  • Uncover technology needs and expectations
  • Support the association's education forums and chapter seminars
  • Represent the technology voice of GBTA members
  • Share best practices for technology implementation for business travel professionals

Applications to serve on a Committee are accepted year-round and open to any GBTA member. Members serve 2-year terms running from Convention to Convention. Each Committee will be in contact shortly after an application is received. Based on the application, the Committee may either conduct an interview, hold the application or decline the applicant. Committees must maintain a 51% Direct Member and 49% Allied Member ratio. Fill out the committee application form below.

Technology Committee Application
Europe Technology Committee Application

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Leadership

Mike Daly
Chair
Vice-President of Sales
Serko


Mira Rozenzweig
Vice-Chair
Global Travel Manager
Pinterest



Members

Emmett Bamba
Committee Member
Global Travel Manager
Twitch


Annette Cumming
Committee Member
Technology Consultant


Jamie Espino
Committee Member
Director of Travel Technology
Morgan Stanley


Alison Guilbeaux-Brown
Committee Member
Global Travel Manager
Coupa


Emilie Kopp
Committee Member
Account Director
Deem


Frank  Manchen
Committee Member
Executive Director, Hilton Direct & Sales Support
Hilton


Stephnie Martin
Committee Member
Travel Manager
Leggett & Platt, Inc.


Tanya Pineo
Committee Member
Global Travel Manager
Intuit


Grace Profaci
Committee Member
Global Strategic Sourcing Lead, Travel Agency and OBT
IBM


Casey Soto
Committee Member
Technical Implementation Manager
Flight Centre


Becky Sweezea
Committee Member
Global Travel & Expense Manager
MillerKnoll


Katie Virtue
Committee Member
Client Solutions Lead
Festive Road


Tom Wilkinson
Committee Member
Director, Distribution/NDC
SAP Concur


Tiffany Woodard
Committee Member
Executive Vice President
PSNGR1


 

Europe Technology Committee

Leadership

Christian Rosenbaum
Chair
Head of Strategic Vendor & Partner Relations
i:FAO Group


Members

Martin Biermann
Committee Member
VP Product Development
HRS


Kevin Carr
Committee Member
Group Corporate Services, Global Travel Management
UBS AG


Felix Consbruch
Committee Member
ERP Integration Product Manager
Chromeriver


Annelies Glandor
Committee Member
Experience Programme Manager
Shell


Juliette Jackman
Committee Member
Global Account Director
TRIPBAM


Adrian Matt
Committee Member
Owner and Managing Director
travelBrain


Paulina Moeller
Committee Member
Global Meeting Leader
Ingka Group (IKEA)


Rohini Shah
Committee Member
Travel Manager, Global – UK
Deloitte


Ian Spearing
Committee Member
Global Travel, Meetings & Events Innovation Leader
EY


Lisa Weimer
Committee Member
Digital Travel & Expense Manager
Allianz Services


Jane Worrow
Committee Member
Sales Director, UK & Europe
Grasp Technologies