CAPA-ACTE Perth Aviation & Corporate Travel Summit
|08.00||Registration and Coffee|
|09.00||Chairman’s Welcome: CAPA and ACTE Outlook
Chairperson: CAPA - Centre for Aviation, Executive Chairman, Peter Harbison
State of the WA economy, the outlook for resources and implications for travel
Business travel is strongly influenced by the state of the economy, and this presentation sets the scene by describing the current business and investment climate, the jobs market and the long-term prospects for WA.
Ultra long haul - how the Perth market will be reshaped
Perth Airport's viewpoint on the aviation and travel outlook. Why WA is different?
The AirAsia Keynote
|10.30||Aviation Executive Panel: How the Perth market has recovered, but challenges remain and big opportunities are dawning
Moderator: CAPA-Centre for Aviation, Executive Chairman, Peter Harbison
|11.10||Coffee & Networking|
|11.45||2018 - Demand vs Supply - Unforeseen new challenges for Travel Buyers in 2018
Data & Benchmarking: Benchmarking my program against the market
|12.25||Executive Panel: The Accommodation Outlook
Moderator: Amadeus IT Pacific, Manager, Hotel Distribution - Pacific, Benjamin Weinmann
|14.00||Keynote Address: Managing the risks of a global workforce: Emerging markets
Companies are going further afield to win new business and travelling to emerging markets that often come with additional risks. As companies look to expand their operations in a rapidly-growing market, issues such as cultural diversity and complex business environments pose unique challenges for organisations and their mobile workforces. In this session Beth King – Manager, People Risk at International SOS looks at health, security and safety considerations when preparing workers.
|14.20||Executive Panel: Payments & Expense Management...Best practice, what’s coming online?
The convergence of finance and technology is reshaping the world of payments, and this session will cover the latest trends. From digital wallets to credit card charges, the process of buying and settling travel is changing - and everyone in the supply chain needs to prepare for the new requirements. The payments landscape is changing due to:
This session will put it all together to help corporate travel professionals navigate the changes
Moderator: CAPA-Centre for Aviation, Head of Corporate Relations, Virginia Fitzpatrick
|15.00||Corporate Travel Innovation: Technology continues to change the face of business travel: What are the buying habits of frequent travellers?
Moderator: Simpply, Partner, Harry Banga
|15.40||Keynote: Procurement Keynote
A discussion paper showcasing the travel management approach of one of the state’s leading organisations. Discussing the challenges of recommending change when it comes to travel service providers. Peter will articulate the cross challenges of business travel needs versus personal demands as well as what really matters to any organisation i.e. importance of supply and service which may at times appear to come at a cost.