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Reconnecting the World: GBTA Convention 2023 Spotlights the Vital Role of Business Travel and In-Person Connection

Jun 7, 2023

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In an increasingly digital and interconnected world, the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Convention remains an indispensable platform for business travel industry professionals seeking to make the most of the power of face-to-face connections. Taking place August 13–15 in Dallas, the 2023 GBTA Convention provides the unique opportunity for professionals and companies to join visionaries, thought leaders and industry experts for meaningful networking, cutting-edge insights and inspiring innovation.

The 2023 Convention will continue to chart the rebound of global business travel while exploring transformation, growth and the future state of the industry. With a focus on community, learning and advocacy, attendees can cultivate relationships, gain insights and spark collaborations that have the potential to reshape businesses and careers.

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The event is an invaluable opportunity for the many “voices” of GBTA and the industry — travel managers, industry suppliers and all those invested in the world of corporate travel — to come together for a collective purpose: to shape the future of business travel.

“Business travel, meetings, and face-to-face connections are vital elements in fostering meaningful collaborations and driving business success. They allow us to build trust, exchange ideas, and create synergies that fuel innovation. The GBTA Convention in Dallas is the world’s largest industry gathering for professionals to tap into these connections and unlock their full potential,” said Suzanne Neufang, CEO, GBTA.

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Here’s why thousands of industry professionals from around the globe prioritize attending the GBTA Convention every year:

Face-to-Face Connections: In-person interactions facilitate genuine connections that virtual platforms cannot replicate. The GBTA Convention brings together a diverse community of business travel professionals, travel managers and industry suppliers, providing an ideal environment for networking, building relationships and expanding professional networks.

Cutting-Edge Insights: The convention delivers a wealth of knowledge, featuring educational sessions and thought-provoking presentations from industry experts. Attendees will gain access to the latest trends, best practices and innovative solutions that will shape the future of business travel. Also unveiled during the event will be the 14th edition of the GBTA Business Travel Index™ Outlook, providing forecasts for the state of global business travel for the next five years.

Professional Development: Industry professionals can enhance their skills and expand their professional horizons through GBTA education sessions, featured panels and more. The convention provides a variety of learning opportunities that empower attendees to develop their careers and stay ahead of industry trends.

Exhibitor Showcase: The convention boasts an extensive exhibition floor where industry suppliers and partners showcase their products, services and technological advancements. This presents a unique opportunity for attendees to discover new partners, negotiate deals and stay ahead of the competition.

Visit the 2023 GBTA Convention website for more information and register to be a part of The Business Travel Event of the Year®.

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