Changes in the distribution channels
What is new in the Airline Distribution Strategies and GDS Surcharges?
How does the impact of the Evolving Travel Distribution Landscape affects the Corporate Managed Travel Programs?

Let's find out:

Part 1:
NDC update by IATA
- Understanding what air travel and shopping experience would be like with NDC standards
- Who will benefit from NDC and how to get the most of it?
by  Yanik Hoyles - Director, New Distribution Capability (NDC) Program - IATA

NDC Update by Amadeus
- Role of GDS in the NDC implementation
- What is the impact of NDC on the Corporate Travel Management Programs
by Svend Leirvaag – Vice President Industry Affairs - Amadeus

The second part of the afternoon will address another hot Airline topic;
The newly introduced DCC by the LH group.

Part 2:
Panel discussion around the announced Distribution Cost Charge (DCC).
The Lufthansa group will present their reasons for implementing the DCC and their solutions to bridge the current issues with TMC's and Corporations.
by Lars Redeligx - Chief Commercial Officer – Brussels Airlines

A panel discussion will follow with the different players in the market.

- TMC:  Bernard Tuyttens - Secretary - BTO (Belgian Travel Organization)
- Lufthansa Group : Lars Redeligx - Chief Commercial Officer – Brussels Airlines
- BATM : Pascal Struyve - BATM Board Member - Travel Manager - Ingersoll Rand
- GDS : Luc Dethaey - Managing Director - SABRE Benelux

Monday 7 September 2015
Starts at 12h00
Ends at 17h00

Address of the day
pentahotel Brussels City Centre
Chaussée de Charleroi 38
1060 – Brussels

Downloads :
  • ACTE
  • Amadeus
  • Carlson Wagonlit Travel
  • BCD Travel
  • AirPlus International
  • Brussels Airlines
  • HRS - Hotel Reservation Services
  • Thalys International
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