Past events

73 events

3 April, 2020

POSTPONED – Educational Forum: STATE OF THE UNION – THE BUSINESS TRAVEL INDUSTRY IN 2020 – Ghent, 3 April 2020

EDUCATIONAL FORUM IS POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE, DUE TO THE MEASURES TAKEN BY THE  BELGIAN GOVERNMENT TO PREVENT THE SPREAD OF THE COVID-19 VIRUS   An insight into the different sectors of the business travel industry to better understand the key drivers, trends, challenges and expectations and the impact on Corporate Travel Programs.   The […]

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6 February, 2020

BATM-ACTE Educational Forum: MULTINATIONAL CONSOLIDATION – Aalst, 6 February 2020

It is a clear trend that corporations are embracing the idea of consolidation more than ever. The main drivers for consolidation are: Increased corporate focus on cost reduction. Growing corporate social responsibility Greater transparency and corporate governance The objectives of the BATM-ACTE Educational forum is to gain insight and debate on how creating multi national […]

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13 December, 2019

Event: TRAVEL PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR 2019 – Brussels, 13 December 2019

Friday 13 December 2019 will be the start of the 2019 Festive Season with  the last BATM Event of the year !! This festive event will be a seated lunch. During the lunch we will welcome our special guest speaker, Mr Jason Long – Board Member & VP Global Account & Partnerships at HRS The last part […]

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15 November, 2019

Educational Forum: ON OUR WAY TO A SUSTAINABLE TRAVEL PROGRAM? – Brussels, 15 November 2020

Business sustainability is essential to the long-term prosperity of companies. It serves to maximize opportunities and to minimize the negative impact their core operations have on the environment, and the communities and economies in places where they operate. As result of this, sustainability initiatives are playing an increasingly important factor. Managed travel programs are not […]

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7 June, 2019

Educational Forum: CORPORATE LODGING – Diegem, 7 June 2019

Business travel involves not only the procurement department, but also stakeholders from Finance, IT, Human Resources, Safety, and Communication – and of course the business traveler. The travel buyer finds him or herself in the center playing the role of a conductor. The task is to manage the wants, needs, and goals of the entire […]

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29 March, 2019

Educational Forum: WHAT IS YOUR TRAVEL PROGRAM DIGITAL IQ? – Wavre, 29 March 2019

Discussion and Cross-Industry Benchmark The Technology environment continues to evolve at rapid pace changing the way we work. This makes it difficult for travel managers to stay on top of the developing trends driven by digital technology. During this educational forum we will focus on the various aspects of the digitalization of the travel industry […]

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31 January, 2019

BATM-ACTE Educational Forum: PAYMENT SOLUTIONS: GUIDANCE THROUGH CHANGES IN REGULATIONS – Diegem, 31 January 2019.

Guidance through changes in regulations, best practices and pain points. Due to the changes in the European legislation regarding payments, there is a need to have a better understanding on how the fees and surcharges are calculated. Why are these different per country, per merchant, depending on who makes payment and where the payments are […]

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7 December, 2018

Event: TRAVEL PROFESSIONAL OF THE YEAR 2018 – Brussels, 7 December 2018

On Friday 7 December 2018 we will have the last BATM Event of the year at the Hotel in Brussels. This festive event will be a seated lunch. During the lunch we will welcome our special guest speaker, Mr Frédéric Dechamps – Head of Sales Belgium – Lufthansa Group The last part of the lunch will be the Award Ceremony for the “2018 Travel […]

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19 October, 2018

Educational Forum: RE-INVENT YOUR TRAVEL PROGRAM – Brussels, 19 October 2018

Let s see how we can radically change your managed travel program and re-invent a new frame. Should we still reduce average trip cost? Promote use of approved vendors? Secure favorable negotiated hotel rates? Duty of care plays an important role in this process, so let’s also find out what the latest trends are in […]

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