Workshop 7 March 2019

Unfortunately, vendor management isn’t well understood or widely implemented and there are multiple advantages you will receive from good supplier relationship management. This workshop will discuss the reasons why vendor management should be a top priority in your organisation. Join GBTA Southern Africa on 7 March 2019 when we discuss the best practices for vendor management.

Agenda:
08h30   Registration and networking

09h00   Best practices for Vendor Management
The success of most travel policies relies on the relationships built around them. Over time, through responsiveness, honest communication, delivering on promises and full transparency when it comes to pricing, and the ability to meet expectations help lay the foundation for productive, mutually-beneficial vendor relationships. Being upfront and willing to share information is a basic element of trust for both sides.
So what best practices relating to Vendor Management should all successful partnerships have in place? Travel professionals are taking the time to invest in these relationships report great returns on streamlining and improving their respective programs.

Discussing insights learnt from GBTA global, and sharing local viewpoints – Robyn Christie will take you through the process and show you what success looks like.

Panel discussion
Fikile Nkala –  Group Travel Co-ordinator, Super Group
Jennifer du Preez –  Manager Travel and Events, Land & Agricultural Development Bank of South Africa

11h00  Thank you and close

Venue: Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott® Melrose Arch

Date: 7 March 2019

Delegate Fees:
Member Buyer – Free
Supplier member  – R 350
Non member – Buyer- R 350
Non member – Supplier – R 600

PechaKucha – Supplier 6 minute presentation at the Workshop – R 2500  Contact Nicky to book your slot.

National Treasury no: MAAA0282817

Interested in sponsorship
Contact Sharon Richards Lund Tel: 082 823 9720

Annual Membership 2019  R 3000

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