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Join CWT at GBTA Convention Atlanta 2024 

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July 22-24 2024

Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta | US

The countdown has begun for the 55th annual GBTA Convention, the premier global event for the business travel industry. Whether you’re a seasoned travel manager or new to the scene, this event promises valuable insights, meaningful connections, and actionable takeaways. 

Visit our booth! 

CWT will be at booth 2819, ready to discuss the latest travel solutions, from AI-enhanced experiences to streamlined booking. Together, we can embrace our evolving industry. 

Book your meeting today with our team for insights to maximize your travel program's potential. We look forward to seeing you at the convention.

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Hear from CWT:

CWT M&E’s Kari Wendel, Global VP, Global Customer Strategy & Operations, will be a panelist in the education session:  

Kari WendelUnmasking Boardroom Billion Dollar Blind Spots Through Lost M&E Spend
Tuesday 23 July 2024  
9:15 – 10:00 

Senior leaders often overlook the financial abyss of unaccounted meetings spend, costing millions yearly and exposing companies to risks. In this session we’ll explore strategic meetings management and show how you can gain full visibility of your company’s events spend. Learn how to transform policy by merging T&E spend for more purchasing power and discover how a centralized meetings strategy can drive company success as meeting costs surge, supply battles intensify, and buying power weakens.


CWT’s Richard Johnson, VP and Global Head of Consulting Services, together with Dr. Shawn DuBravac, CEO and President of Avrio Institute, will host the education session:  

Richard Johnson2024 Global Pricing Forecast: Predictions for Airfare, Hotel Rates, and Ground Transportation Costs
Wednesday 24 July 2024  
9:15 – 10:00 

Given the paramount importance of the global economy to the business travel sector, what are the anticipated trends in costs and pricing for companies facilitating employee travel? How have inflation, supply chain disruptions, labor shortages, energy expenses, geopolitical tensions, and escalating interest rates influenced the business travel landscape? Moreover, how will the industry adapt to these pressures and what implications will they have on airfare, hotel rates, and ground transportation costs? Now in its milestone 10th year, this forecast serves as an indispensable resource for both buyers and suppliers, offering insights into market dynamics and aiding in budget planning for the upcoming fiscal year. This session offers an initial exploration into the trajectory of pricing trends and identifies potential opportunities for the industry. Join us for this vital presentation, grounded in data, to gain insights into the forecast for business travel expenditures.


CWT’s Nick Vournakis, EVP and Chief Customer Officer, will be a panelist in the education session:  

Nick VournakisC-Suite Conversation – How AI is Changing Everything – For People and Programs
Wednesday 24 July 2024  
10:30 – 11:15  

In the dynamic landscape of business travel, Artificial Intelligence (AI) is revolutionizing everything from back-office operations to the traveler journey. This C-level panel discussion will delve into how AI is transforming the customer experience while simultaneously delivering new operational efficiencies for suppliers and buyers alike.  Our esteemed panelists will share their unique insights on AI's current impact and future implications. Join us to explore the transformative potential of AI in reshaping business travel as we know it.

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