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Despite the fact that the trend is now on awareness and we gradually stop living under the slogan “Enjoy life to the full”, every year the “Earth Overshoot Day” comes earlier. According to Global Footprint Network, in 1970 all renewable resources of the planet ended by December 23, in 2000 – by October 4, and in 2019 – by July 29.
No, it is not a joke! A real diamond will be raffled off at the fifth anniversary International MICE Geography Show 2019.
The future of the business travel industry goes hand in hand with the growing conflict between the humans and robotic online programs. This is the conclusion made by the participants of the annual ABT-ACTE Russia Forum for corporate travel executives that was held in Saint Petersburg on August 22-23, 2019.
An educational conference with the participation of well-known Russian and foreign speakers is an inherent part of IMG Show. Every year we suggest our guests discuss such topics as the latest trends of MICE industry, new services, venues, WOW-effects and ways of industry development.
Sales director of the hotel Givi Bitsadze tells us about the real Georgian hospitality, how to build the best hotel team and where in Tbilisi you can drive right into the conference hall. Interviewed by Olga Dedova.
The business travel market is growing and changing. There has been more innovation in this young industry for the past few years than for several decades before. What companies are now leaders in the b2b travel segment? What are the main market trends? What difficulties do companies and their employees face? And how to avoid problems? Nikita Bulgakhov, head of business travel department of OneTwoTrip is speaking about all this.
Abu Dhabi is the largest emirate and the capital of the UAE. It has taken only a few decades for fishing huts and sands to give way to luxury hotels, large shopping malls and unique entertainment centers that attract tourists from all over the world.
Business process automation and work with online systems have been obligatory topics of our forums for the past few years. This year the schedule of Saint Petersburg Forum includes several speeches of experts in the field of the latest technologies in business travel.
«The certificate made us confident in the fact that we meet requirements of our target audience. The ABT sign that distinguishes us in booking systems, the Association's informational support are very important for us».
Eurasia hotel, Tyumen. About ABT's Business and Conference Hotel Attestation Program
«Nowadays we face a huge problem of personal responsibility and staff training for the business travel industry. This problem can be solved by the Russian Association of Business Travel in the person of its Chairman and other honoured experts.»
PROMOMED, about ABT
«I am grateful to the Association for inviting me to join the Expert Panel. And I consider participation of corporate buyers in it crucial for establishing a really affirmative approach to the formulation of new steps and ABT development strategies».
Kaspersky Lab, about ABT`s Expert Panel