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Miles O'Brien to Lead Sustainability Panel on Convention Main Stage

This week, GBTA announced award-winning aviation journalist, Miles O'Brien, as moderator for the session, "Sustainability: Mobilizing Our Industry for Change" on the Main Stage Thursday, November 18. O'Brien is well known for his impactful roles as the science correspondent for the PBS NewsHour; a producer, director, writer and correspondent for the PBS documentary programs NOVA and FRONTLINE; and an aviation analyst for CNN.

Register for Convention today and join O'Brien as he leads this discussion on innovative and collaborative ways that we can leverage and increase the supply of sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) so that business travel can continue to progress while achieving emission targets and more.

October 5, 2021: Return to Business Travel and the Changing Role of the Travel Manager
October 6, 2021Check-In With Suzanne: What Will Business Travel Recovery Look Like?
October 7, 2021Spotlight On: Maren Hanscke
October 8, 2021IATA Survey: Frustration With Travel Restrictions Grows
October 9, 2021Why Good Is No Longer Good Enough When It Comes To DEI
October 10, 2021: Weekly ICYM



Pick Your Path at GBTA Convention 2021

Forty-five days remaining until the business travel industry comes together for GBTA Convention 2021. This year, Convention is shaping up to be greater than ever, evolved to where the industry is now and where it’s headed next with new themes and prioritizing health and safety. But we know that some may not be able to attend in-person this year, and since new times call for new approaches, for the first time ever GBTA has rolled out a new way to experience GBTA Convention 2021: the Convention Replay Package. Be sure to register for Convention today to secure the best price and scroll on to check out the top business travel news of the week, in case you missed it.

October 1, 2021: Convention Replay: A New Option To Experience GBTA Convention 2021
October 2, 2021: Weekly ICYMI


September 1, 2021: Spotlight On: Christina Woronchak
September 2, 2021: Business Travel Recovery Poll: Realistic Present, Future Outlook
September 3, 2021: GBTA Ladders: It’s Time To Invest In Our Future
September 4, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
September 7, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: Putting Safety First At Convention 2021
September 8, 2021: Spotlight On: Fox World Travel, 2021 WINiT Award Winner for Company Culture
September 9, 2021: Advocating for Business Travel’s Return
September 10, 2021: GBTA Calls For Details On Return To International Travel
September 11, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
September 13, 2021: How Will the Coronavirus Pandemic Reshape Corporate Meeting and Event Planning?
September 14, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: Adapting is the New Normal in Business Travel
September 15, 2021: Spotlight On: Michelle Ward
September 16, 2021: Board Spotlight: Learning, Adapting and Coming Together
September 17, 2021: GBTA Joins The View from the Top at the Business Travel Conference
September 18, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
September 20, 2021: GBTA Is On The Move
September 21, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: Now More Than Ever, #BusinessNeedsTravel
September 22, 2021: Spotlight On: Mary Kohler
September 23, 2021: Business Travel’s Continued Slowed Recovery, New Travel Program Approaches
September 24, 2021: Getting CLEAR on GBTA Convention Health and Safety
September 25, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
September 27, 2021: "Business needs travel. And so do I."
September 28, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: A New Way To Bring GBTA Convention To You
September 29, 2021: Spotlight On: Silke Koehnecke
September 30, 2021: How The U.S. “TourBus” Wants to Revive Business Travel


August 2, 2021: A Four-point Framework for International Business Travel
August 3, 2021: Stepping Through the Door
August 4, 2021: Spotlight On: Jeannette Ross
August 5, 2021: Momentum for International Travel
August 6, 2021: It Pays to Be Heard
August 7, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
August 9, 2021: WINiT Ramps up for the Future
August 10, 2021: Future of the Workforce in Business Travel
August 11, 2021: Spotlight On: Christina Reichelt
August 12, 2021: A Corporate Pulse Check with GBTA’s Suzanne Neufang on Zeno Labs Live
August 13, 2021: Europe – Pushing Forward on Travel and Green Initiatives
August 14, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
August 16, 2021: GBTA Allied Leadership Council Elects New Leaders
August 17, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: GBTA and American Airlines Bring Sherpa to Our Members
August 18, 2021: Spotlight On: Katharine W. Farrell
August 19, 2021: Women in Tech, Episode 5
August 20, 2021: The Talk Around Travel Bans
August 21, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
August 23, 2021: Singapore May Test Business Travel from Some Nations Next Month
August 24, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: The Buzz Around Sustainability and Business Travel
August 25, 2021: Spotlight On: Michelle De Costa
August 26, 2021: Business Travel Continues Moving but COVID-19 Variants Introduce Uncertainty
August 27, 2021: New GBTA Podcast: Travel Bookings, Recovery and the Road Ahead
August 28, 2021: Weekly ICYMI
August 30, 2021: IATA Calls for EU Digital COVID Certificate to Become Global Standard
August 31, 2021: Check-In with Suzanne: A Realistic Present, An Optimistic Future