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CWT Makes Senior Appointments to EMEA Leadership Team

CWT Makes Senior Appointments to EMEA Leadership Team

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2019 14:09 GMT

​CWT, the global travel management company, has made several senior appointments to its European customer organization leadership, as it moves to a functional model within EMEA. The new model, which has been successfully trialed in the Nordics, will optimize speed to market and service to clients.

CWT Meetings & Events wins SITE Crystal Award for Impactful Incentive Program

CWT Meetings & Events wins SITE Crystal Award for Impactful Incentive Program

Press Releases   •   Jan 14, 2019 14:22 GMT

CWT Meetings & Events has won a SITE Crystal Award for “Most Impactful Effort Toward Corporate Social Responsibility as Part of an Incentive Program.”

 RoomIt by CWT Announces Corporate Travel Partnership with SiteMinder

RoomIt by CWT Announces Corporate Travel Partnership with SiteMinder

Press Releases   •   Jan 08, 2019 13:54 GMT

Chicago, 8 January 2019: RoomIt by CWT, the global hotel distribution division of Carlson Wagonlit Travel, and SiteMinder, the global hotel guest acquisition platform, today announced a strategic partnership in the corporate travel distribution chain.

CWT/Ambition Research: More Than Three in Four Business Executives Prefer Face-to-Face Meetings Over Virtual Contact

CWT/Ambition Research: More Than Three in Four Business Executives Prefer Face-to-Face Meetings Over Virtual Contact

Press Releases   •   Dec 06, 2018 07:01 GMT

According to a survey by CWT and Ambition, more than three quarters (78%) of businesspeople prefer meeting in-person to using technology-enabled communications such as video-conferencing – primarily because meeting face-to-face helps them build more meaningful relationships, read people’s body language and facial expressions, and makes it easier to get their point across and be persuasive.

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Hints to Lady Travelers – From the Victorian era to the 21st century

Hints to Lady Travelers – From the Victorian era to the 21st century

Blog posts   •   Jan 22, 2019 08:32 GMT

​Mad about cycling and born in Brooklyn in 1853 writer Lillias Campbell Davidson may have been the first hipster in history. Jokes aside, she was a pioneer in addressing a perennial concern for women over the years. She was the first author to write a travel guide for women. ‘Hints to Lady Travellers: At Home and Abroad’ a book of tips to make the journeys of Victorian women safer.

One Giant Leap: How to bridge the gap between travelers and travel buyers

One Giant Leap: How to bridge the gap between travelers and travel buyers

Blog posts   •   Jan 17, 2019 12:31 GMT

​There's a gap between what travel buyers believe travelers want from overnight stays and what travelers actually seek. RoomIt and GBTA recently launched a ​survey to identify what is making up this gap, and why it doesn’t seem to be going away. Unsurprisingly, many of the misunderstandings identified in the survey were about how to improve compliance and traveler satisfaction.

Ranking of Countries’ Response to Child Sex Trafficking Released

Ranking of Countries’ Response to Child Sex Trafficking Released

Blog posts   •   Jan 16, 2019 21:39 GMT

The first of its kind benchmarking tool done by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), is supported by the Carlson Family Foundation, the World Childhood Foundation and the Oak Foundation.

​Why airfares are forecast to increase despite a softening global economy

​Why airfares are forecast to increase despite a softening global economy

Blog posts   •   Jan 15, 2019 08:52 GMT

Average ticket price (ATP) for air is forecast to increase by 2% globally in February, despite what many economists predict will be a softer global economy heading into 2019. Between anxiety over trade wars, a chaotic Brexit negotiation, and jittery markets, the global economy is expected to decelerate, but, the key is, it will remain above trend, which is helping to shield prices.

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GBTA Conference 2018 - Berlin

GBTA Conference 2018 - Berlin

Events   •   Nov 12, 2018 22:12 GMT

GBTA Conference 2018 – Berlin is in partnership with VDR and will showcase exhibiting companies from around the world at Europe’s largest business travel conference.CWT is participating in a number of education sessions, including:November 27 | Tuesday4:15-4:45pm:  Clever ways of keeping your travellers from going off-piste      Every company has hard-to-love travelers: the "Fearless" Traveler,...

Nov 27 - Nov 29

Estrel Congress Center | Berlin

Trust Conference 2018 London

Trust Conference 2018 London

Events   •   Nov 12, 2018 20:03 GMT

Carlson Wagonlit Travel, and its parent, Carlson Companies, which have long championed anti-trafficking efforts in the travel and tourism industry, are proud to support this year's Trust Conference, an annual human rights forum committed to finding real solutions to fight slavery, empower women, and advance human rights worldwide. The Trust Conference was founded by Thomson Reuters Foundation s...

Nov 14 - Nov 15

Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre | Broad Sanctuary, Westminster | London

GBTA - New Jersey - Education Day

GBTA - New Jersey - Education Day

Events   •   Nov 09, 2018 21:12 GMT

The New Jersey Board of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is hosting its Education Day on November 15, featuring industry leaders who will share their insights on the future of airline distribution, technology trends, and risk management. This year's program is in collaboration with The Company Dime. Drawing on his long experience and deep expertise in airline distribution and techn...

Nov 15 00:00 GMT

Liberty House | Jersey City

ACTE Montréal Global Summit and Corporate Lodging Forum

ACTE Montréal Global Summit and Corporate Lodging Forum

Events   •   Oct 30, 2018 16:58 GMT

At ACTE’s 2018 Montréal Global Summit & Corporate Lodging Forum, the content is geared towards the travel manager at any level and will focus on both current challenges and near future trends. The summit will help identify any possible road blocks in a travel manager's path and the solutions to propel them forward. You can view the agenda here.Mark Rehborg, US business development manager, ...

Nov 18 - Nov 20

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth | Montréal, Quebec