BATM-ACTE Educational Forum
The new generation of travel management.

Fundamental changes are shaping the travel management program of the future.
What is still needed in travel programs and what is still important?
These changes are happening now… Are you ready?!
Join us and discuss with your peers what the new generation of travel management will be.
Hear from experts in the industry about new perspectives and developments related to security, industry trends, digitalization and the new economy.

Thursday  04 February 2016 at the Crowne Plaza Brussels Airport

Agenda Brussels Forum

09.30 – 10.00 Registrations

10.00 – 10.15 Opening and Welcome

10.15 – 10.30 Keynote: Introduction to the theme

10.30 – 10.45 Presentation: State of the industry
Gain new insights on risk management and security programs. Are there gaps to be filled? How mature are the risk management programmes in place, and what are the consequences?

10.45 – 11.45 Session 1: Round table discussions
In round table discussion the delegates will discuss the issues and challenges that Travel Managers are facing regarding the safety and security of their travellers, taking into consideration recent developments. What are the needs of the Travel Managers, what do they need to present to their stakeholders?

11.45 – 12.30 Session 2: Dialogue with an expert panel and industry peers
In an open discussion expert panellists will discuss the questions and issues raised around security and risk management. What are the solutions that are available in the market; how to deal with elements of disruptions; how to address the security aspects; what has been put in place so far and is there a need to change?

12.30 – 14.00 Networking Lunch

14.00 – 14.15 Industry Perspective on Digital
We open up the digital discussion. How does everyone in the travel chain interact. What are the trends and what is happening with regards to digital connections and digital walls? Hear it all in this Industry Perspective!

14.15 – 14.30 Presentation: Emerging Trends

14.30 – 15.45 Session 3: Market update and case study on the Sharing Economy followed by a Q&A session
How to use the new economy in an appropriate way and how to incorporate it in policies and processes.

15.45 – 16.00 Thank you and Closing

16.00 – 17.00 Networking and Drinks Reception





Downloads :
•   AGENDA.pdf




  • Thalys International
  • Brussels Airlines
  • BCD Travel
  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel
  • AFTM
  • ACTE
  • AirPlus International
  • HUSA Hotels
  • CREATETALENT
  • Amadeus
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