Chair’s Breakfast

Connect with a small group of buyers to expand your network and debate pressing issues. Whether new to the industry or established in your role, this event aims to inspire thought-provoking discussion applicable to all programme sizes.

Key takeaways

  • Establish and build valuable connections.
  • Learn from our diverse community and raise your profile within business travel.
  • Develop collaborations that contribute to positive change within the industry.

What to expect

  • Round table meeting format with up to 15 buyers hosted by ITM Chair, Nikki Parsons in a relaxed setting.
  • Open to all buyers, seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Dietary requirements you may have can be accommodated.


Rated by you: how your peers have benefitted

"The discussion was so informative as always, and we delved into a couple of other topics of interest, which was equally interesting…"

"What a fantastic lunch and such value from hearing from the travel community…"

Venue

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences

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51 Buckingham Gate Suites And Residences, London, England, SW1E 6AF

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, SW1E 6AF

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Business Buyer Free
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Registration Closes

Monday Jul 15, 2024

4:00 PM Europe/London
Event Time

Tuesday Jul 16, 2024

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Europe/London
Venue

Taj 51 Buckingham Gate Suites and Residences

London

UPCOMING EVENTS

Partner Event

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Hubli labs is a series of in-person think tanks focused on exploring the challenges, opportunities and solutions facing the meetings industry.    The London event will be moderated by and include independent insights from Ian Jones from temoji.    The buyer only workshops allow attendees to engage with peers, share best practice, discuss industry trends and work together to address key challenges. All attendees will receive a post event finding reporting capturing all the key talking points.    Topics will include: * Sustainable meetings * Growth of internal meetings * Purposeful meetings  * Contracting challenges * Technology & payment solutions  This is a buyer-only event with limited spaces available.    Note: Hubli will receive your registration details when you register for this event.
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Webinar

Supplier Only 23 May 2024

Buyer Insights Webinar

A concise 30-minute industry update using buyer insights taken from our Buyer Knowledge Exchange (BKE) two days prior to the event.   Gain a perspective on how the industry is responding by asking questions and getting further context on the topics that were discussed.   Key takeaways * Identify opportunities directly from your target audience. * Get a better understanding of the drivers and barriers to key buyer decisions. * Take advantage of a consolidated overview of the buyer challenges your customers are facing. What to expect * Zoom webinar format with discussion points and poll results presented for further clarity. * Chat function available during the event for peer networking. * Ask questions before the event during registration and throughout the event using the Q&A tab. * Closed Captioning is available for this event. [https://dkbmbajk8ggfc.cloudfront.net/image/bi.png] Rated by you: how your peers have benefitted
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Meeting

Buyer Only 24 May 2024

Chair’s Lunch

Connect with a small group of buyers to expand your network and debate pressing issues. Whether new to the industry or established in your role, this event aims to inspire thought-provoking discussion applicable to all programme sizes. Key takeaways * Establish and build valuable connections. * Learn from our diverse community and raise your profile within business travel. * Develop collaborations that contribute to positive change within the industry. What to expect * Round table meeting format with up to 15 buyers hosted by ITM Chair, Nikki Parsons in a relaxed setting. * Open to all buyers, seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. * Dietary requirements you may have can be accommodated. Rated by you: how your peers have benefitted "The discussion was so informative as always, and we delved into a couple of other topics of interest, which was
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Supplier Academy

Supplier Only 06 June 2024

Inside the Mind of the Buyer

An open, honest and safe space for you to ask a panel of expert buyers the questions that matter to you. Live only, this is a rare opportunity for you to reverse the dynamic and question buyers without judgement. Submit your questions via registration to avoid disappointment, or live on the day to give you full flexibility. Key takeaways * Validate best practices and gain invaluable insights. * Get to the heart of the issues affecting your sector. * You can ask any question in confidence without being judged. What to expect * Zoom webinar format with tiled speakers and chat functionality. * Topics are collated using the topics submitted by members during registration. * Questions submitted in advance take priority, however, you can ask additional questions. * This is a live-only event and is therefore not available via ITM OnDemand. [https://dkbmbajk8ggfc.cloudfront.net/image/IMOB.png]   Rated by
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Meeting

Buyer Only 11 June 2024

Buyer Knowledge Exchange

Virtual confidential forum for buyers to meet, share challenges, and validate their approach and checklist considerations. Each month 25+ like-minded buyers meet to discuss their approach to key travel management topics. This is an opportunity for you to seek advice, gain a different perspective and raise concerns. Key takeaways * A sounding board for the latest industry changes. * Validate that your focus is on the right areas. * Advice on considerations and a sense check on your approach. What to expect * Zoom meeting format where delegates are encouraged to switch their camera on to aid participation. * Themes are collated from each registration form to guide the meeting agenda and circulated to the group a day prior to the event. * Time is allocated during the session for additional questions and connections made for further discussion offline. * Contributions can
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Webinar

All Member 12 June 2024

Business Disability Forum

Adrian Ward, Head of Business Partnerships at Business Disability Forum (BDF) will be talking about the importance of creating a whole organisation approach to accessibility including how it is important to ensure that accessibility is fully considered across travel programmes. Find out how BDF supports organisations to get disability inclusion right for employees and service users.
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Webinar

Supplier Only 13 June 2024

Buyer Insights Webinar

A concise 30-minute industry update using buyer insights taken from our Buyer Knowledge Exchange (BKE) two days prior to the event.   Gain a perspective on how the industry is responding by asking questions and getting further context on the topics that were discussed.   Key takeaways * Identify opportunities directly from your target audience. * Get a better understanding of the drivers and barriers to key buyer decisions. * Take advantage of a consolidated overview of the buyer challenges your customers are facing. What to expect * Zoom webinar format with discussion points and poll results presented for further clarity. * Chat function available during the event for peer networking. * Ask questions before the event during registration and throughout the event using the Q&A tab. * Closed Captioning is available for this event. [https://dkbmbajk8ggfc.cloudfront.net/image/bi.png] Rated by you: how your peers have benefitted
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Meeting

Buyer Only 19 June 2024

Chair’s Breakfast

Connect with a small group of buyers to expand your network and debate pressing issues. Whether new to the industry or established in your role, this event aims to inspire thought-provoking discussion applicable to all programme sizes. Key takeaways * Establish and build valuable connections. * Learn from our diverse community and raise your profile within business travel. * Develop collaborations that contribute to positive change within the industry. What to expect * Round table meeting format with up to 15 buyers hosted by ITM Chair, Nikki Parsons in a relaxed setting. * Open to all buyers, seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. * Dietary requirements you may have can be accommodated. Rated by you: how your peers have benefitted "The discussion was so informative as always, and we delved into a couple of other topics of interest, which was
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Social

All Member 28 June 2024

ITM Achievement Awards

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Meeting

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