BTN Europe presents an overview of business travel and MICE predictions for this year
Virtual Event - 1 October 2020
ExCeL London - 22-23 June 2021
The Business Travel Show has co-located with Travel Technology Europe for many years, but this year the show is also introducing the Business Travel Tech Zone and Business Travel Tech Theatre to ensure visitors are kept totally up to date on the latest travel technology products, services and solutions to hit the market.
The Business Travel Show 2012 is the European launch of Cabforce.com and its first appearance in the international market. www.cabforce.com is an international taxi booking service, covering all the key European business travel destinations.
Cabforce.com is the most user friendly web service for booking cabs and private hire cars across Europe. It is aimed to ease the business traveller’s agony with international need for taxies: where to get a reliable cab, how much it costs this time, and does it accept a credit card?
With Cabforce.com, business travellers can book and pay for trusted cabs with fixed price in major European business travel destinations. Service concept is similar to online hotel and flight aggregation sites: With a single search, the user receives price quotes from multiple transport service providers and can then choose the most suitable alternative.All of the service providers accepted to Cabforce system have been certified according to our service level requirements: They are safe, reliable, non-smoking, and can be contacted in English 24/7.
The service is available online at www.cabforce.com and as a part of Travel Management Companies offerings.
Capita Business Travel
Capita Business Travel is launching:
Travel managers and travellers can test drive the latest mobile app from Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT) during the Business Travel Show. CWT To Go provides itinerary information, including flight alerts and gate changes, directly to smartphones on iPhone, BlackBerry and Android platforms. Stop by stand 120 to see a demo and talk to CWT about how to integrate a mobile strategy into your travel programme.
For those travel managers looking for more information on how to balance a mobile strategy with their travel policy, CWT’s Andrew Winterton will tackle the topic on the panel debate “Is travel policy dead?” at 14.50 on 8 February. The session, moderated by GBTA’s Paul Tilstone, will explore if personalisation can meet the needs of both a corporate and its travellers.
The company will be launching end-to-end corporate travel and expense management solution which will include:
Micros Travel is launching:
SABSCorporate provides all the information required to make the most cost effective reservation. The “holistic costing” facility calculates fares + fees + applicable rebates + CO2 + man-hour costs = most cost effective reservation. SABSCorporate’s intelligent packaging facility searches all suppliers and dynamically packages the most cost effective itinerary, taking into consideration complete holistic costing and corporate governance. Coupled with MICROS Travel’s process and ticket automation system SABSCorporate can deliver a touchless booking to fulfillment process for the TMC
Parker Car Services
Parker Car Services will be launching the first realtime booking platform, which will allow you to book a cab UK wide. It will be possible to use one phone number or application to book an end to end journey to London Airport fly to Glasgow and have all your cab transfers booked and all tracking information to be live and local. It will be one co-ordination team which can give real-time tracking of any vehicle booked through us throughout the UK. This will both reduce costs and carbon footprint by use of real time closest car technology.
Bradford based travel management company, Redfern Travel, is to unveil the latest version of tRIPS®, its award winning online booking tool and integrated travel portal, exclusively at this year’s Business Travel Show. Visitors will have live access to the system via online demonstrations at stand 388.
Twice winners of the Travel Technology Europe Innovation Award, the Redfern team have this year further enhanced tRIPS® capabilities in partnership with their technology partner MICROS Travel. The development of enhanced Policy and Profiling Modules means tRIPS® now offers even greater flexibility and management functionality for clients and further integration of travel management tools. The system is tailored to meet the precise requirements and travel policy demands of each customer.
TRX is launching:
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