Tag Archives: Cisco

Updates: Self-Service At United; Corporate Travel In Academia; Seat Swap Flop; Advito-Cisco

Sometimes the things we write about peter out. Sometimes more developments happen, but they don’t warrant an entirely new article. In other cases, something unexpected or counterintuitive is noteworthy in its continuance. Hence, the Updates post. Click to jump to United’s self-service portal enhancements, the next step for an emerging college-level corporate travel education program, Advito’s expanding collaboration… Read More »

Advito, Cisco Aim To Revive Virtual Conferencing’s Connection With Travel Management

Integration between immersive remote conferencing systems and travel providers was popular several years ago. Marriott and Starwood installed some telepresence rooms. Sabre explored and its GetThere unit built booking systems for conference facilities. American Express Global Business Travel and Carlson Wagonlit Travel partnered with a Cisco reseller. It all fizzled. Last month, BCD . . . For SubscribersThe… Read More »

Global Climate Deal, Corporate Citizenship Drive Travel Sustainability

[UPDATE: President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord. “But we will start to negotiate,” Trump said in August 2017, “and we will see if we can make a deal that’s fair.”] After decades of hesitation, the business world has embraced climate protection. More companies than ever are taking stock of… Read More »