I am delighted to be able to introduce Business Travel IQ – the brand new complete knowledge resource for business travel buying professionals.
Extensive research conducted by myself and the team revealed that there is a need for more in-depth and targeted information in the business travel market. Business Travel iQ's aim is to resolve this gap in the market; enabling business travel buying professionals to achieve travel programme excellence by providing trusted insight, benchmarking data and research to drive down supplier and process costs, realise policy compliance whilst optimising the traveller experience and achieve personal, company and travel programme goals.
Business Travel iQ's content is shaped from a deep and current understanding of the specific information needs of travel buyers and managers. Our independent research, experienced editorial team together with advice and guidance from our Travel Buyer Content Advisory Board and subject matter experts give us a unique and unbiased position to deliver the information that buyers trust and see as critical to realise travel programme excellence.
Business Travel iQ content is presented in six unique category channels:
Business Travel iQ Reports are detailed, independent and painstakingly researched. They are produced in a range of bespoke formats to meet with the information requirements of the buyer community. All our Buyer Guides, Benchmarking, Research and Best Practice Reports contain no advertising support so they remain truly impartial and independent.
Business Travel iQ Experts are selected because of their deep understanding and knowledge of a specific travel management topics, practices and categories. Drawing on their experience as buyers, suppliers or consultants they provide thorough analysis, best practice advice and intelligence on supplier sourcing, traveller management, policy, intermediaries & service providers.
Business Travel iQ Analysis takes a topical news item, an industry trend or statistics from our research and provides buyers with a view on how it will affect their travel programme and what action they could take to either enhance or mitigate this.
Business Travel iQ Events are in-depth educational, networking and supplier sourcing forums. Taking place throughout Europe the events range from intimate buyer-only round table discussions for up to a dozen buyers; one-day topic specific conferences for 100 delegates to a large scale three-day exhibition and conference attracting over 6,500 business travel professionals from across Europe.
Knowledge Databank is a European-wide indexed library of peer reviewed and rated buyer case studies, podcasts, video and other curated third party content. Sourced from iQ events, research and reports as well as vetted supplier and consultant contributions databank contains only the highest quality information.
The Business Travel iQ Blog is a place where the iQ team and travel industry professionals from across Europe share their views, opinions and expertise on industry news and trends. If you are the kind of person holding court at industry events or has strong opinions then we want you to join our regular contributors.