120 of Australia’s leading corporate travel agents and suppliers are Singapore bound today for thehelloworld for business Summit to be held at the Shangri-La in Singapore on Friday 13th May and Saturday 14th May.
The helloworld for business Summit will bring together the best of the best in travel, business and technology from across Asia Pacific.
The theme for the weekend is “Evolution to Revolution” and the focus will be on strengthening Members’ skills and ability to thrive in a rapidly changing environment and continue delivering the best for their clients.
David Padman, Helloworld’s Head of Associate, Corporate and Affiliate Networks says the helloworld for businessSummit is a powerful resource for Members and the helloworld for business network as a whole.
“helloworld for business is a unique home for independent corporate travel businesses, delivering the advantages of a buying group with so many more added benefits. Our annual Summit is such a powerful resource for our Members and network as a whole with fantastic speakers, workshops and networking opportunities. It’s great to see so many attending the Summit this year and taking full advantage of the many opportunities that flow from being part of thehelloworld for business network.”
Keynote speakers for the summit include CEO of Qantas International and Freight Gareth Evans; Google Head of Industry Travel – Australia and New Zealand Dougal McKenzie; and renowned financial journalist Ross Greenwood.
Tailored workshops will cover key challenges and opportunities facing the corporate travel industry including the “Winning at tenders – an insider’s guide” to be presented by Tony O’Connor, Founder and Director of leading independent travel management consultancy Butler Caroye Asia Pacific. Timothy O’Neil-Dunne, founder of VaultPAD Ventures will also provide insight into advancements in travel in his workshop on “Travel technology available now and on the horizon”.