As travel resumes, companies are evaluating how travel impacts their growth, revenues, profits, employee engagement and culture. For many, the pandemic prompted at least a review, if not entirely new approaches to work, workplaces, meetings and travel. With all indicators pointing to a jump-starting of business travel this fall, what new vision of travel will emerge?
Register now for this 60-minute BTN Group thought-leadership webinar, to hear corporate travel leaders discuss how their travel programs are evolving and the new priorities driving travel.
Are vaccines the only golden ticket for domestic and international road warriors? With business trips and team meetings ramping up, now is the time to consider factors beyond vaccines.
Industry experts and a leading travel manager will share how to: • Collaborate with stakeholders and leadership on company policies around testing and vaccine requirements; • Adjust plans to account for pent-up demand and relaxing of restrictions; • Determine the "right amount" of travel… and how to allocate budget.
The 2021 Virtual MICE Show let you be connected to Seoul wherever you are. Virtual business meetings between international & domestic buyers and sellers, Seould MICE alliance LIVE-Ecommerce session, ON:Tact Seoul Experience, and other exciting programmes and benefits will be offered for the virtual participants.
Join EventMB editor-in-chief, Miguel Neves, and Hopin CMO, Anthony Kennada, and explore how you can go back to planning the events you love while maximizing your reach and engagement with virtual. On this webinar, they will discuss how to: Drive reach through smart marketing tactics and creating options for content consumption; Boost engagement and demand generation for the onsite experience through pre-event campaigns and activations; Create content for the virtual audience that also serves onsite activations so you don't duplicate work or design the same event twice; Maximize the potential for onsite interactivity and participation with programming that lets all audiences in on the action.
Business travel and spend are coming back. Finance teams are at an important inflection point: many companies are looking to enter growth mode in this post-pandemic economy. At the same time, many also want to be conservative with expenses and control costs. How should finance leaders approach the second half of 2021?
Join this conversation to learn how Uri advises finance teams on optimizing spend management and preparing for the return of travel and expenses.
Corporate lodging has taken some unexpected turns over the past year, and these changes demand a very different approach to future supplier negotiations. With so many new unknowns around data, rates, and volume, it’s understandable that travel buyers might feel overwhelmed about steps they should take.
To navigate your upcoming hotel negotiations confidently, join this session and get insider tips during this 45-minute BTN Group In the Know webinar, with content developed and sponsored by TripActions.
In this episode of AI: The Future of Business, we’ll build on the existing discourse behind AI and ethics, and get down to the root of the discussion. From bias to privacy, governance to discrimination we will dissect the inherent ethical dilemmas behind AI and machine learning, and how best to navigate these challenges.
The role of the travel manager has long been scrutinized within corporations. Never has it expanded as much as in the past year as travel managers were called upon to manage not only the standard traveler needs, company costs and savings metrics and supplier partnerships, but duty of care, safety and security and well-being that have taken center stage. Many have worked more closely than ever before with senior leadership, risk management, legal, human resources, finance, procurement, government relations and other key stakeholders in the past year to define “essential travel” for the success of the business, new rules for travel and how to grow the company without travel.
Even the savviest road warriors might face challenges navigating the changed landscape of travel today. With the right communication tools and messages, travel managers can help keep their travelers on track, and help maintain their effectiveness while on the road. It’s a process that’s never been more important to keep business moving forward. Register now for this 60-minute BTN Group thought-leadership webinar, sponsored by TripActions, as the panel discusses how to leverage supplier-provided technologies as well your own internal tools to communicate effectively with your travelers.
This PCMA EMEA Meet-Up will be brought to you by the EMEA '20 in their Twenties' class of 2021. Whereby you will be treated to an EMEA Quiz with prizes you won't want to miss including free registration to Convening EMEA. This will be followed by an EMEA social mixer where you can catch up with old and new connections whilst sipping on a beverage of your choice (why not get creative and bring a beverage that represents your nationality).
Taking place at Wyboston Lakes on Thursday 19th August, the mia's connect agent day will be returning to it's traditional live format. This experiential event will allow you to immerse yourself in an intimate series of discussions, panel sessions and team building activities to connect with some of the UK' top booking agents and leading venues. Our Connect Agent days are designed to leave you feeling inspired and equipped with key insights into upcoming trends, whilst building stronger relationships with your industry peers.
The European Cities Marketing invites you to the ECM Summer School 2021, which will take place online on August 24-26, 2021! This summer, all Meetings Industry professionals are invited to join the faculty of experts over the course of three half-days to attend interactive and insightful sessions that will focus on the pillars of our industry: BUSINESS, PEOPLE and PLACES!
As a Seller at Virtual PATA Travel Mart 2021, your digital booth space will include 1 set of appointments, 2 delegate logins and more! Showcase your brand on the interactive map, maximise your 1:1 call with prospects, and get your products promoted directly to travel trade professionals! Take a look at the benefits on this website. Thanks to the Official Event Partner, the Leshan Culture, Radio, Television and Tourism Bureau, and the Official Virtual Event Partner, Dragon Trail Interactive, PATA International Members can get a seller booth for FREE!
The flagship event of the GBTA France calendar, is the meeting place for business travel and MICE professionals. Buyer and supplier experts representing the Travel and MICE value chain will shed light on the industry, take stock of the year and share 'best practices' at this time of recovery. #GBTAMasterclass
Flavours of Ireland is an "in person" B2B workshop which will be attended by over 100 buyers from multiple markets. The event will take place in London’s Guildhall and involve "free flowing" appointments followed by a networking reception and dinner. The buyers are mostly wholesalers who distribute Ireland products globally. Markets include North America, Central Europe, Australasia, Central Asia and The Middle East.
For more information and to express your interest, please click on the link here.
ALL Summit is scheduled to take place on 13-15 October 2021! The event will be held online with a hybrid component in Brussels, Belgium, the home of ALL DIGITAL. They are inviting you to join us from the comfort of your house or office and participate in the ALL DIGITAL Summit 2021!
Convening EMEA will be equal parts celebration and exploration – the next chapter in a journey with a bright pathway forward for business events. You’ll shake hands. You’ll hug. You’ll debate. You’ll collaborate. You’ll leave feeling better about your future. Join Convening EMEA between 17 and 19 October. Taking place in the city of Lausanne, on the shores of Lake Geneva. Experience Convening EMEA however you choose in-person or digital participation.
On the very same day that Italy reopens its MICE doors to the World, Convention Bureau Italia is proud to announce that Italy at Hand is back: it will be a 100% live event and it will be held from December 16th to 18th, 2021 in Milan. Three days of perfect balance between a tight B2B appointment agenda between qualified national suppliers and high-profile international buyers and lots of formative and fun activities connected to Italy’s identity and its traditions. International and national Buyers willing to learning more about how to be granted hospitality and participation to the Event can now officially show us their interest by clicking the button below. Italy can't wait to welcome you back!
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