Travel beyond 2020 – Autonomous vehicles

Getting smoothly around a city can be just as important to business travelers as flying between cities. New business models, such as ride-hailing, are already changing the way we travel around on the ground. Technological innovations including electrification, connectivity and autonomy are poised to further transform the way we travel in and between towns and cities.

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Travel beyond 2020 – Hyperloop

The idea of passengers traveling in pods at high speed in sealed transportation tubes may seem to be straight out of a science fiction novel. It’s not. It’s an idea-turned concept inspired by technologist billionaire Elon Musk in 2012. Seven years later, Hyperloop transportation systems are nearing full-scale testing, with the first commercial operations ready perhaps within a few years.If it delivers what’s been promised, Hyperloop could transform short-haul travel, offering business travelers and their companies a sustainable travel option and untold cost and productivity savings.

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Danfoss’ unified travel strategy simplifies trips and drives savings

Danfoss wanted all of its travelers to have the same high-quality business trip experiences, so the Danish manufacturer changed to serving employees worldwide with one global travel management company, BCD Travel, and SAP Concur’s online booking tool. The result: Savings, compliance, traveler satisfaction and travel team efficiency all improved. The strategy continues to add value. …

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Quality Management in Business Travel 2.0.

In last year’s study, it was found that an overwhelming 80% of travel managers surveyed want standardized quality metrics in place. Metrics such as trip success, traveler friction, and traveler engagement can be nebulous, making it tricky to measure. In this year’s paper we identify the key components of each of these metrics. Correspondingly, we provide some guidance on how you can measure these metrics more effectively.

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Corporate travel programs innovate faster with BCD Travel

Make digital moves that empower evolution Business travel is undergoing a technology transformation that’s changing every aspect of the traveler’s journey. In this short video, travel leaders from Kearney, Finastra, Mondelēz International and RELX describe how BCD Travel helps them navigate digital change, make the most of their data and embrace evolution. “We don’t drive …

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Simplifying business trips is a top priority for BCD Travel clients

See what’s possible when you erase complexity The pace of business travel change is exciting—and also can be overwhelming. In a brief video, travel leaders from Kearney, Finastra, Mondelēz International and RELX explain why they value BCD Travel’s focus on removing complexity from corporate travel. Offerings like TripSource®, which connects them to their travelers anytime, …

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