Top 10 Reasons that Buyers Should Attend the GBTA Convention 2022

#1 Buyer Peer-To-Peer Sessions

This year GBTA will host a series of buyer-only sessions – FOR buyers HOSTED BY buyers! Don’t miss the Sunday Vertical Peer-to-Peer Discussions and Wednesday Buyer Roundtables.

#2 Main Stage Topics and Speakers

This year’s keynote speaker line-up features industry CEOs and business experts. They will address global macro trends and current issues in travel and business.

#3 Ask the Experts at the “Around the World” Education Sessions

Hear from regional experts from Europe, Canada, Latin America, Asia, and Middle East & Africa on relevant and timely updates on economic, policy, governmental and industry segments opportunities, challenges, and issues.

#4 Extended Expo Hours

Network with and learn from your supplier partners. Make appointments now to re-connect with our hundreds of exhibitors!

#5 Check out the NEW Sustainability Pavilion

New this year, the Sustainability Pavilion will feature Green Talks, education sessions, NGOs…

#6 Release of New Research and Toolkits

Leave with the most current industry data and new tools! GBTA will release FIVE research studies, including the annual Business Travel Index and Pricing Forecast. Plus take the new sustainability toolkit for a spin.

#7 Collaboratory Spotlight Series

Interact with industry CEO’s in creative formats during the Collaboratory Spotlight educational sessions.

#8 Relaunch of the WINiT Summit

Connect with like-minded leaders to ignite the conversation around allyship. Be inspired by attendees’ stories, implement the new ideas introduced by the speakers, and make connections that can last a lifetime.

#9 GBTA Academy is back offering LIVE courses!

Arrive early and enroll in the Advanced Principles of Business Travel Management class. This class will help you retool your travel program and prepare you for the GTP exam.

#10 Did we mention…over 75+ education sessions focused on 12 industry specific tracks?

The education session program is filled with 75 relevant topics which includes over 35 GBTA Committee sessions.