Meeting/Event Information

Past Meetings

December Holiday Event

December 03, 2014 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Cover 3
2700 W Anderson Ln #202
Austin, TX 78757
http://www.cover-3.com

Come celebrate the Holidays with your fellow members and a look back on 2014
 

November Meeting 2014: Now What? When Disaster Strikes presented by Suzanne Garber

November 11, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Onmi Austin Hotel Southpark
4140 Governors Row
Austin, TX 78744
http://www.omnihotels.com/FindAHotel/AustinSouthpark.aspx

Even before the first phone call, somebody knows something that will drastically alter the status quo. “Now What?” takes entire departments and individuals through the steps needed to ensure swift and appropriate action is taken to mitigate risk to life,
 

October Meeting 2014: FIND YOUR VOICE – Optimize your network to build a power brand Presented by Paul Laherty

October 14, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin Downtown
111 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.radisson.com/austin-hotel-tx-78701/txaustdt

Your reputation serves as your stock price. You can raise it through goal setting and careful planning or leave your reputation to be manipulated by others. Learn how to focus on high-payoff activities that will help you build your personal brand and leve
 

2014 GBTA Austin Chapter Annual Charity Golf Tournament

September 18, 2014 from 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM

River Place Country Club
4207 River Place Blvd
Austin, TX 78730
http://www.riverplaceclub.com

2014 GBTA Austin Chapter Annual Charity Golf Tournament
 

August Meeting 2014: "Strategic Meetings Management: The Intersection of Travel, Meetings & Procurement" Presented by Kevin Iwamoto

August 12, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Hyatt Regency
208 Barton Springs Rd
Austin, TX 78704
http://www.austin.hyatt.com/en/hotel/home.html

Working through multiple departments
 

July Meeting 2014: Step by Step to building a Travel Risk Program Presented by John Rose, COO - iJET

July 08, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Holiday Inn Austin Lady Bird Lake
20 North IH 35
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.ihg.com/holidayinn/hotels/us/en/austin/austl/hoteldetail

Best Practices in Travel Risk Management - Building the Foundation
 

June Meeting 2014: Where Exactly is the Middle? Presented by Donna Brokowski, Partner Solutions Group - Travel and Transport

June 10, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Courtyard by Marriott Austin Downtown
300 E 4th Street
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/auscd-courtyard-austin-downtown-convention-center/

The View from each side of the negotiation table – how suppliers and buyers approach negotiations and where they can find common ground
 

May Meeting 2014: "How to be a Better Partner" presented by Kevin Maguire - University of Texas

May 13, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Hilton Austin Airport
9515 Hotel Dr
Austin, TX 78719
http://www.austinairport.hilton.com

Partnerships and open communications have been the building blocks and the glue for successful buyer-supplier relationships in the travel industry.
 

April Meeting 2014: "Managed Travel Program Essentials" Presented by Rick Wakida

April 15, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Renaissance Austin Hotel
9721 Arboretum Blvd
Austin, TX 78759
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/aussh-renaissance-austin-hotel/

Fundamentals of Travel Management
 

March Meeting 2014: GBTA Austin Chapter Scavenger Hunt

March 20, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin Downton
111 E Cesar Chavez St
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.radisson.com/austin-hotel-tx-78701/txaustdt

GBTA Austin Chapter - "I Spy" Scavenger Hunt
 

February Meeting 2014: "Advocacy is Important!" Presented by Shane Downey, Director, Public Policy - GBTA

February 11, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown
500 N Interstate Highway 35
Austin, TX 78701
http://hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com/en/hotels/texas/hilton-garden-inn-austin-downtown-convention-center-AUSGIGI/index.html

How can the GBTA Influence the Debate in Washington?
 

January Meeting 2014 : Annual Business Meeting

January 14, 2014 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Best Western Plus Austin City Hotel
2200 South IH 35
Austin, TX 78704
http://austincityhotel.com/

Highlights from 2013! Member of the Year Announcement!