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GTMC Overseas Conference 2014

This will take place at the Four Seasons Hotel in Marrakech from 31 May to 2 June with easyJet as the airline sponsor.

Registration is now open and places are limited so members and partners wishing to attend should log into this website and go to


GTMC Innovation Award supported by Travelport

Key Travel were the first winners of this prestigious award which was presented at the Business Travel Show in February.

There will be two more winners this year with presentations at both the GTMC Overseas Conference in Marrakech and the Autumn Conference in London.

Submissions are now being accepted for the first of those with a deadline for submissions of 22 April. Full details and application form will be found at


Runways UK - two events

 Following the enormous success of the inaugural Runways UK conference on 16 January, which attracted 442 senior stakeholders & interested parties, & 57 press, Runways UK is delighted to announce two further event dates which are open for bookings today.

2 June, 1430-1830, RUNWAYS UK SURFACE - kindly hosted by Pinsent Masons at their London EC2A offices

Core theme: the challenge of providing the transport systems to service the Airports Commission's options for expanded and/or new international airports, integrating them with commuting and local access, and how to pay for them.


26 June (all day) RUNWAYS UK LAND - at the Guildhall, London

Core theme: Land and property related issues relevant to the Airports Commission's short-listed options, together with the Estuary option, including land take, land use planning, development within the noise footprint and mitigation. This will include a big picture debate on the economic positives and negatives of closing Heathrow Airport in the event of an Estuary solution.



IATA clarifies NDC - New Distribution Capability

IATA has posted a new video that goes a long way towards answering some of the  frequently-asked questions about NDC.

To view the video go to IATA NDC video


A partner's comment on the GTMC …

"BridgeStreet is delighted to have joined such a professional, visionary and ambitious organization. The opportunities that have been delivered already in our first quarter of partnership have been exceptional. The energy, commitment and communication from the GTMC team has far exceeded our expectations. We look forward to a continued and exciting and prosperous relationship in the coming years."
Jo Layton Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing – EMEA | BridgeStreet

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