New panel announced for GBTA Conference 2018 Toronto: The Momentum of Technology & Innovation in Business Travel

A new Centre Stage panel, The Momentum of Technology & Innovation in Business Travel, has been announced for GBTA Conference 2018 Toronto, adding to an already exciting line-up of industry speakers from April 16-18.

“These phenomenal speakers can truly attest to how technology and innovation have altered the marketplace and the ways in which we conduct business,” said Nancy Tudorache, director of operations for GBTA Canada. “Because our industry evolves at such a rapid pace, today’s business travel professionals must continuously engage in these discussions to stay on top of emerging trends.”

Technology and innovation are impacting business travel in more ways than we can ever imagine. Integrations of various platforms that include artificial intelligence, augmented reality and virtual reality, along with a variety of digital enhancements and smart technology are quickly and constantly advancing the business travel industry.

Moderated by Egencia CPO Michael Gulmann, the Tuesday morning panel will delve into how technology and innovation will impact the industry in the future. Panelists include:

  • Lydie Charpin, Global Head of Corporation Solutions, Amadeus
  • Mark Nasr, Vice President, Loyalty and eCommerce, Air Canada

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