Don’t miss this workshop to ensure you stay on top of the latest trends in corporate travel
10:00 – 11:00 Arrival and Networking
11:00 – 12:00 Unpacking IATA PCI Compliance in detail
A follow-on session from the December workshop
Andrew Henwood – Foregenix
12:00 – 12:30 What’s going on in the airline industry?
Open Skies, NDC, Distribution, Yield Management
Trevor Brown – Turkish Airlines
12:30 – 13:00 How will Blockchain impact Corporate Travel?
13:00 – 14:00 Networking lunch
Venue: Century City Conference Centre
Time: 10h00 to 13h00 with networking lunch
Member Buyer – Free
Non-member – R 350
||Andrew Henwood is the CEO of Foregenix, a cyber security consultancy and solution provider. Foregenix is a PCI QSA, PA-QSA, P2PE, PIN and PFI certified company and provides assessment services and innovative, baked-in cyber security solutions globally.
Andrew is a PCI security industry entrepreneur and is active in evangelising and recommending cyber security best practices through experience garnered from over 20 years of work in cyber security. He has been involved within the payments industry since 2001, where he assisted in developing the first versions of the payment brand security standards in Europe. Andrew is a frequent public speaker on cyber security topics.
||Trevor Brown is Corporate Sales Manager, Turkish Airlines
After studying travel and tourism and airline operations Trevor started his career at South African Airways approximately 26 years ago.Initially Trevor gained experience in call centres, operations and sales and marketing but for the last 10 years his focus has been on corporate sales specialising in business development and customer relationship management. During this time Trevor received diplomas in Airline Sales and Marketing Strategies and Airline Business Models and Competitive Strategies. In 2017 Trevor joined Turkish Airlines to assist with and implement the global strategy of increasing the corporate sales revenue in the Western and Eastern Cape. Trevor is passionate about the airline industry, not only for feeding his other passion; travel but to allowing him to interact with people on a regular basis.
||Roderick Ross has spent the last 12 years in the corporate travel space as a creative problem solver, inventor, speaker and thought leader. He completed his PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Cape Town, where he was awarded the Best PhD in the Faculty of Engineering. He went on to do a post-doctorate at Imperial College London, before spending 7 years in the United States and United Kingdom, in numerous senior technology roles focusing on mathematical modelling and optimization, control systems and automation.
Rod returned to South Africa in 2005 to pursue opportunities in the technology space and would eventually be appointed CEO of TravelLinck, an online business travel management platform. He subsequently set up Ross Consulting in Mauritius to offer outsourced consulting and development solutions. An area close to his heart is that of enhancing client engagement through transactional chatbots, which ties together his love for automation with his knowledge of the travel industry.
He is currently also the Head of Product for Travelstart.BIZ, an offshoot of Travelstart that focuses on the needs of the corporate traveller. Travelstart is a leading OTA in Africa and a operates in 16 countries.
Century City Convention Centre
No. 4 Energy Lane, Century City, Cape Town, 7446