Corporate travel is no walk in the park. Being away from family, work load, booking issues and accounting are challenges corporate travellers know all too well. Fortunately, advancements in Tech are helping to alleviate these issues. Meet the Kiwi companies forging the way in this industry including Hi Tech Award Finalists Serko who are redefining corporate travel.
Hear from NZ Travel Tech leaders as they tell us their stories and discuss the ways Tech is changing corporate travel. With topics including the application of AI, chatbots and blockchain in the industry this session takes a look forward at where the future of travel is heading.
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Gabe is a travel risk specialist for International SOS New Zealand. Over the last 5 years Gabe has provided corporate organisations with travel risk mitigation advice and best practice. Gabe manages a large portfolio of corporate accounts and has a deep understanding of the unique challenges facing organisations to keep their staff safe and healthy whilst travelling overseas.
Wendy van Lieshout heads up APX Travel Management, part of the helloworld group and one of New Zealand’s most prevalent and long-established corporate travel management companies (TMC’s). With more than 20 years’ experience in senior management roles in both retail and corporate travel, Wendy is particularly strong in business transformation, change management and inspiring positive culture. Wendy is a graduate of the University of Canterbury and Otago University’s Executive Education programme and sits on the Board of Directors of the Travel Agents Association of New Zealand (TAANZ).
Darrin has 25 years' experience in travel technology and is highly experienced in technology commercialisation. He leads a team of more than 200 talented people across 7 offices in 5 countries, bringing to life smarter travel and expense solutions that are powering business travel into the future.