Tag Archives: Teleconference

Finding The Logic In Airfare Policies

By | September 28, 2017

The question of what’s logical in a lowest logical airfare policy has always had more than one answer. There’s much more now for program managers to think about than when such policies came into vogue in the late 1990s. In general, the lowest logical airfare is the cheapest available at the time of booking that abides by corporate… Read More »

Teleconference 11: Introducing Blockchain

By | June 1, 2017

THIS EVENT HAS CONCLUDED A LINK TO THE RECORDING WILL BE POSTED SHORTLY Introducing Blockchain Oct. 12, 2017 What the heck is blockchain? Tune in as we chat with travel tech consultant William Niejadlik, Blockchain Academy founder Bryant Nielson and Hospitality Technology Next Generation senior director of strategy and workgroups Armand Rabinowitz. It has infrastructure and acceptance challenges. There’s… Read More »

Teleconference 12: Corporate Airline Relationships

By | June 1, 2017

Corporate Airline Relationships Sept. 14, 2017 at 12 p.m. EDT Buy the full recording here. Gift it here. Grab the slides here or view them below. Play a snippet. There’s rarely a dull moment in the world of airlines. It’s a supplier segment that underwent radical changes in the past decade, from mergers and joint ventures to new business models and… Read More »

Teleconference 10: One-On-One With BCD Travel President And CEO John Snyder

By | June 1, 2017

One-On-One With John Snyder July 13, 2017 Download it here. Gift it here. Grab the slides here. John Snyder spoke with us extensively about challenges in airline distribution. He also touched on BCD Travel’s efforts to grow access to hotel content, its relationship with Concur, how the TMC role will evolve, outsourcing, the TMC P&L, the Sabre SynXis data breach and more. Snyder even… Read More »

Teleconference 9: Payment

By | April 13, 2017

Payment May 11, 2017, at 12 pm EDT Download the recording here. Gift the recording here. Check out the slides below. Payments underpin travel management. Ease-of-use for travelers and data for employers are vital. To delve into this topic, we talked one-on-one with Citi managing director Gonca Latif-Schmitt, head of the bank’s commercial card business in North America. Topics… Read More »

Teleconference 8: NDC In Corporate Travel

By | February 6, 2017

NDC In Corporate Travel April 13, 2017 Download the recording here. Gift the recording here. Check out the slides below. Many in the business travel community know the general idea behind the International Air Transport Association’s New Distribution Capability. It’s not only for direct channels. It could improve access to airline services. What else does NDC mean for corporate travel providers and programs? When is it coming? Tackling… Read More »