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Dates: September 26-27, 2017 | Register here
Prices: starting from EUR 175,-; free of charge for business travel buyers and managers only
Location: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam Business Travel Summit 2017

The Amsterdam Business Travel Summit brings together travel industry professionals from across the Nordic and Benelux region to explore best practice, the latest trends and innovative solutions.

Join Amsterdam Business Travel Summit and get an in-depth understanding of how business travellers, travel processes and products are changing. With a packed conference agenda, 40+ leading suppliers and an extensive networking programme, this is the perfect forum to learn, source solutions, meet new contacts, and revitalise your travel programme.

Key summit stats

  • 2 days packed with learning, sourcing, and networking
  • 125 travel buyers from Nordic and Benelux regions
  • 40 leading suppliers showcasing travel solutions
  • 30 conference sessions
  • 60 expert speakers
  • 9 hours of education
  • 6 hours of networking
  • 4 topic-focused conference streams

Cutting edge content

The conference brings together the latest ideas and innovations in 6 content streams, to allow you to focus on the issues that matter the most. Select a stream and deep dive on the issues you need to explore in more detail and benefit from innovative and varied session formats.

Solutions & Suppliers

If you need to find a new supplier, the Summit is the best forum to do this. All the key areas are covered, from airlines to hotels, and chauffeurs to e-commerce. Discover products that would suit your organisation, and explore new technologies to meet challenges.

Networking & Social

The Summit is the only forum that brings together more than 125 travel industry buyers and suppliers in the Nordic and Benelux region. Make new contacts, catch up with colleagues and share ideas, experiences and tips throughout the day and over evening drinks.

The Summit is designed to make it easy for you to make new connections and share experiences. Networking time is built into the day in a variety of exciting formats:

  • Peer-to-peer networking
  • Exhibitor appointments
  • Roundtable discussions
  • Informal networking
  • Evening drinks reception
  • Networking dinner

Who should attend?

If you’re involved in sourcing suppliers and taking forward your corporate travel programme, then this Summit is for you.

Attendees are usually:

  • Global/EMEA/National travel buyers and managers
  • Procurement, purchasing or sourcing specialists
  • Senior company executives in HR, finance or facilities

Conference programme

Created by a panel of industry experts, the Summit offers the latest thinking in travel management and insights from over 60 expert speakers. The comprehensive programme offers 30 sessions split into 4 exciting content streams, to ensure your time is focused on the most relevant issues.

You’ll explore the latest issues and thinking, and keep it interesting with a mix of fresh session formats from hands-on workshops to challenging debate to insightful case study examples.

Themes include:

  • Air/Ground Transportation
  • Accommodation
  • TMC, payment and service providers
  • Traveller Risk Management
  • Traveller Management
  • Technology/Data

Exhibitor appointments

The Summit is a fantastic mix of quality conference sessions, networking opportunities and time to source new suppliers. To help you do this, time is built into the day for exhibitor appointments to ensure you can meet the suppliers you think can help you with a particular challenge you’re facing, at a time that suits you.

Amsterdam Business Travel Summit hosts exhibitors from all areas of business travel waiting to meet you – from air to accommodation and e-commerce to duty of care.

Buyers who pre-schedule at least three appointments a day can attend the Summit free of charge. Plan your day and ensure you get the most out of your event experience.

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