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August 1, 2018

TripActions Goes Big at GBTA!

The TripActions Team
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At TripActions, we believe that in-person connections are powerful. So we're excited to meet and mingle with the travel industry's most innovative thinkers and leaders in beautiful San Diego at the GBTA Convention.

Whether you’d be stopping by our booth for a chance to win a roundtrip ticket to your dream destination –– or wining & dining with us at our kickoff party –– we’d love to see you at one of our activities below!

Skift & TripActions Co-Host Wine & Dine Kickoff
Sunday, August 12
Let's kick off GBTA with a bang! Skift and TripActions –– two travel industry disruptors –– have come together to host an intimate wine & dine bash at San Diego’s Sparks Gallery. Happening on Sunday, August 12th at 5PM, this 2-hour event will feature pieces from renowned Cubist biomorphic artist, Alexander Arshansky –– who will be present at the event. Attendees will also enjoy wine tastings & bites from the Valle de Guadalupe, one of travel’s hottest wine and culinary regions just across the border from San Diego.

This event is invite only, so if you’re interested, sign up now!

Win a Round Trip Ticket to Your Dream Destination at the TripActions Booth

Daydreaming about your next travel adventure? Wish a roundtrip ticket would just drop in your lap? You’re in luck. Since we’re major advocates for in-person connections, we’ve spun up a unique way for you to connect with your fellow travel professionals at GBTA.

Stop by booth #2639 for a chance to win a ticket to your next dream destination, meet the TripActions family, and learn more. We’re excited to see you there!

(You can also schedule a demo ahead of time here!)

Catch Us at One of Our Speaking Engagements

From bringing the hottest brands on stage, to talking about how travel can completely transform company culture –– and even decoding exactly what AI is and how travel companies can use machine learning –– TripActions is taking the stage to unveil, discuss and debate the industry’s biggest trends. Check us out at one of our sessions below.

1) Panel: The Tipping Point – Travel Policy and its Impact on Company Culture
Monday, August 13 | 8:00 - 8:30AM
This session uncovers the impact travel programs have on your corporate culture and ways to evolve it from a point of contention to a perk. Offering a traveler-centric program can influence your ability to recruit top talent, retain a productive and happy workforce, and build the ideal company culture. Check out this panel packed with some of today’s most innovative brands:

  • Moderator: Andrew Sheivachman, Business Travel Editor, Skift
  • Elena Carrington, Global Travel Risk Manager, Square
  • Sean Parham, Global Travel Manager, Snap Inc.
  • Ariel Cohen, CEO and Co-Founder, TripActions

2) Keynote - Women in Leadership
Monday, August 13 | 11:30AM
Join industry veteran and TripActions COO, Nancy Atkinson as she takes the stage with our Head of Business Operations, Nina Giovannelli, as they introduce the travel industry’s most successful women leadership. Plus, a special announcement you won't want to miss!

3) Panel: Building Adoption and Compliance the Nice Way: Using Artificial Intelligence Instead of Mandates
Tuesday, August 14 | 9:45 - 10:15AM
Watch TripActions CEO & Co-founder, Ariel Cohen take the stage as he and industry leaders discuss the biggest challenges today’s travel managers face in a world of untracked travelers, low attach rates and mounting costs – and why artificial intelligence and machine learning may help.

4) Education Session: Behind the Buzzwords – Decoding AI and Machine Learning
Wednesday, August 15 | 12:45 - 1:15PM
AI, Machine Learning, Chatbots. We have all heard these buzzwords but let's be honest, do you know what they mean? In this session, our CTO & Co-founder, Ilan Twig and Head of Product, Anique Drumright will break down these technologies and what they mean for your travel program. With the fundamentals under your belt, you will better understand these core technologies and how they are being used all around you.

We’re super excited and we hope you are to. We’re looking forward to some fun talking shop –– in person –– with our fellow corporate travel professionals and industry experts as we reimagine the future of business travel. Join us throughout the week to learn why leading companies are choosing TripActions as their business travel partner.

If any of this piqued your attention, contact us and we will reach out with how we can sync up.

Let’s go!


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