Booking Tools Begin to Measure Up

Organizational carbon reduction goals are widely considered one of the most powerful drivers in the push toward a more sustainable corporate travel ecosystem. But such initiatives, typically set by corporate leadership, must be actionable at the level of the individual traveler to be fully effective.... KEEP READING

What's the Deal with Carbon Offsetting?

To treat carbon offsets as an accessory to a strategic carbon reduction program—rather than as the main component—aligns with a growing understanding of how carbon offsetting needs to function in the full scope of travel emissions reduction efforts.... KEEP READING

Greening the Travel Supply Chain

Once companies have cut emissions by cutting their demand, is there any point in going on to address supply as well? Can a company’s choice of, and engagement with, travel suppliers contribute in any meaningful way to tackling the climate crisis... KEEP READING

The Progress Profiles

Sustainability Webinar

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Sustaining the Future: State of the Practice in Reducing Business Travel EmissionsFriday, May 7 at 12:00 PM ET / 9:00 AM PTRegister Now!

Travel buyers and suppliers are pushing eco-conscious strategies. How are they doing it and what's the impact? Business Travel News explores the state of the practice when it comes to sustainable business travel. In this webinar, we'll present results from our recent sustainable business travel survey, which show some key differences between North America and Europe. We'll also explore strategies taken by three companies at different points in their business travel sustainability journey. What can travel managers do with or without a mandate? And what role do travel managers play in their company's larger sustainability commitment? 

Takeaways

  • Policy and program changes that promote sustainable travel
  • What to look for in sustainability metrics & standards
  • The role of booking tools & the new 'visual guilt'
  • Straight talk about carbon offsets, sustainable airline fuel and other emissions mitigation strategies

Speakers

Jenny Sabineu, Manager, Travel Services, Salesforce
Marc Newman, Associate Director, Travel, M&E Sourcing & Expense, Novo Nordisk
Merete Minnet, Global Travel Manager, FLSmidth
Horst Bayer, Founder, TravelHorst – Sustainable Travel Consulting
Moderator:  Elizbeth West, Editorial Director, The BTN Group

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