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GBTA Convention 2016 Agenda

  • SATURDAY, JULY 16
  • SUNDAY, JULY 17
  • MONDAY, JULY 18
  • TUESDAY, JULY 19
  • WEDNESDAY, JULY 20
7:30am - 6:00pm Registration Opens - Lobby B
8:30am - 6:00pm Satellite Registration Open - Hotel Lobby, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
8:00am - 4:00pm Fundamentals of Business Travel Management - Room 207
8:00am - 4:00pm Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management - Room 205
8:00am - 4:00pm Global Leadership Professional® (GLP) Program - Negotiations and Influence Strategies for Success - Room 203
12:00pm - 4:00pm GBTA Cares Service Project - Main Lobby (Lobby F - Upper Level)
5:30pm - 9:00pm Global Leaders Reception & Dinner – Invite Only - Capitol Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
7:00am - 2:00pm 10th Annual GBTA Foundation Golf Classic - Omni Interlocken Resort
7:00am - 2:00pm GBTA Foundation Spa Day - Omni Interlocken Resort
7:30am - 6:45pm Registration Open - Lobby B
8:30am - 6:00pm Satellite Registration Open - Hotel Lobby, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
8:00am - 4:00pm Fundamentals of Business Travel Management - Room 207
8:00am - 4:00pm Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management - Room 205
8:00am - 4:00pm Global Leadership Professional® (GLP) Program - Negotiations and Influence Strategies for Success - Room 203
 9:00am - 12:00pm GTP® Certification Examination - Room 201
 9:00am - 2:00pm GBTA Media Day - Room 608
 10:00am - 1:15pm Discover Denver: Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre Insiders Experience
Bus departs from the Colorado Convention Center at 9:45am
11:30am - 1:00pm First Time Attendee Orientation and Luncheon - Featuring Shari Harley – Convention Center - Four Seasons 3&4
6:00pm - 7:30pm GBTA Foundation Partner Reception - Invite Only - Pinnacle Club, Grand Hyatt Denver Colorado
7:00pm - 8:30pm GBTA Opening Welcome Reception - Mile High Stadium
Sponsored by Visit Denver
Satellite registration available at Opening Reception starting at 6:30pm
6:45am - 6:00pm Registration Open – Lobby B
7:00am - 3:00pm Satellite Registration Open - Hotel Lobby, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
7:30am - 10:00am Academy Hall Education – Rooms 100-500 and Mile High Ballroom
Coffee service available 7:15 am - 9:30 am
10:30am - 11:30am GBTA Annual Business Meeting - Bellco Theater
11:30am - 12:00pm Center Stage – One-on-One with United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz - Bellco Theater
Sponsored by Marriott Hotels
12:00pm - 12:30pm Center Stage - One-on-One with TSA Administrator Peter Neffenger - Bellco Theater
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fast Pass holders, doors open at 12:15pm
General admittance, doors open at 12:30pm
Convention Arena Luncheon – Featured Speaker: Julia Louis-Dreyfus - Hall D
Sponsored by Concur
2:30pm - 6:00pm Expo – Hall C - Full List of Exhibitors
7:30am - 6:30pm Registration Open – Lobby B
8:30am - 9:00am
Fast Pass holders, doors open at 7:45am
General admittance, doors open at 8:00am
Center Stage Panel - The Impact of Consolidation - Bellco Theater
9:00am - 9:30am Center Stage Panel - Future of Ground Transportation - Bellco Theater
Sponsored by Best Western ® Hotels & Resorts
10:00am - 12:30pm Academy Hall Education - Rooms 100-500 and Mile High Ballroom
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Fast Pass holders, doors open at 12:15pm
General admittance, doors open at 12:30pm
Convention Arena Luncheon - Featured Speaker: Peyton Manning - Hall D
Sponsored by American Express Global Business Travel
2:30pm - 6:00pm Expo - Hall C - Full List of Exhibitors
8:00am - 1:00pm Registration Open – Lobby B
8:30am -11:00am Expo – Hall C - Full List of Exhibitors
11:00am - 12:00pm Academy Hall Education - Rooms 100-500 and Mile High Ballroom
12:30pm - 2:30pm
Fast Pass holders, doors open at 11:45am
General admittance, doors open at 12:00pm
Convention Arena Luncheon - Featured Speaker: Captain Scott Kelly - Hall D
4:00pm - 5:30pm Closing Event - Centennial Ballroom, Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center
Sponsored by Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau

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Featured Speakers

 

Julia Louis-Dreyfus

Golden Globe® and Emmy Award
Winning Actress

Monday, July 18, 2016

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Peyton Manning

Legendary NFL Quarterback
 

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

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Captain Scott Kelly

History-Making U.S. Astronaut
& Retired U.S. Navy Captain

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

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Thank You to Our Sponsors


Accor
Amadeus
American Airlines
American Express CP
American Express GBT
Amtrak
Avianca
Avis
Best Western
Bloomberg Media
CWT
Choice Hotels
Concur
CorpTrav
Dav El BostonCoach
Delta
Focus Point
Freeman
Global Solutions
HRS
Kushner
Kimpton
LATAM
Marriott
Omni
PSAV
Raduis
Sabre
Skyteam
Southwest
Star Alliance
TurkishAirlines
UATP
United

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