Project ICARUS Sustainability Certificate Program

GBTA is excited to offer the Project ICARUS Sustainability Best Practice Certificate Program, a series of 5 modules, to business travel professionals. Hear from best in class travel buyers in these 90-minute interactive, workshop-style sessions. If you’re interested in sustainability…

Speaker Spotlight: Dion Chang

Dion started his career in fashion and did a post grad in Paris. He worked for many glossy magazines in various roles, co-founding, editing and writing columns. Dion currently writes columns for City Press, Sawubona magazine and GIBBS. During Dion’s…

Report: Lifestyle Habits of the 24/7 Business Traveler

The Travel Industry Dictionary (http://www.travel-industry-dictionary.com/) defines bleisure as follows: bleisure travel. A recent coinage for travel that combines business and leisure activities. Bleisure travel is particular popular with younger travellers, millennials especially, that are more likely to take vacation days…

Hustling and Bustling

It’s been said that you can tell the sophistication of a nation not by how their poor aspire to drive fancy cars but how their rich use public transport. Since I am neither rich nor poor, I am trying this…

Welcome to the GBTA Southern Africa Blog

The Global Business Travel Association’s dedicated Southern Africa Blog. The blog opens a new communication channel and we actively encourage comment and participation from business travel professionals throughout the region. The site has been created to address issues, developments, innovations,…