Meeting/Event Information

June 2018 Meeting



Joint BABTA/SVBTA Dinner Meeting
June 14, 2018
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

Embassy Suites Burlingame
140 Anzo Boulevard
Burlingame, CA  94010

GBTA has awarded two GTP recertification credits to this program.

SVBTA/BABTA jointly present
IATA's New Distribution Capability (NDC) &
What It Means to Travel Managers & Suppliers

The unfolding story of IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) and its impact on your business travel program.

From the broader part it plays in airline distribution to the potential for hotel programs and beyond, we provide an insight into the standard, its application, the latest developments globally and what this means to your travel program.  

This session includes “Myth Busters” where we highlight what NDC is and what it isn’t  as well as answering your questions from first principles to what this means for the future.

After this session you will:

  •   Have a better understanding of what NDC is and isn’t
  •   Be able to articulate why its important to follow the project
  •   Have the details on the latest developments
  •   Gain a glimpse into how a travel program of the future might evolve



Lora Ellis
Associate, Festive Road
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Perry Michael Davis
Lufthansa Group
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John Pittman
Director of Strategic Accounts, Airlines Reporting Corporation
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Sarosh Waghmar
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