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What You Need To Know Reports

Report: 5G and Flight Disruption

Plans by telecommunications companies AT&T and Verizon to roll out new 5G mobile services across the U.S. has caused concern in the aviation and travel industry, even though 5G has already been rolled out in Europe and Asia. This new report considers the issues surrounding 5G deployment in the U.S.

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Business Travel Trends for 2022

The last two years have also been a time for reflection, leading to a refocus on new priorities for the future.
What does this refocus mean for travel? We’ve identified a short list of trends, which we think will come to resonate with both travel managers and travelers during 2022.

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Airline operations

These reports present a roundup of what’s been happening to airlines in the world over the last month as travel restrictions begin to ease.

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Report: COVID-19: Omicron and travel restrictions

From late November 2021, countries around the world started to reimpose travel restrictions in response to rapidly emerging concerns about the Omicron variant of COVID-19. New restrictions have involvedreversing some of the freedoms recently extended to fully-vaccinated travelers.

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Vaccinations and easing travel restrictions

While they have yet to become a mandatory condition of travel, a traveler’s vaccination status is increasingly being used to determine which travel restrictions they are subject to and which services and amenities they can access at their destination.

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Infographics & Research Snapshots

Surviews

Surview: Sustainability: Buyers Speak

With this survey we explore travel buyers’ views around the place environmental sustainability has in a travel  program and look at the role of travel management in promoting sustainable travel.

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Inform papers

Inform Report 2020 Travel risk survival kit

Traveler care is top of mind because of the COVID-19 coronavirus. But other business travel risks haven’t disappeared.

Get strategic guidance on what’s ahead and how to mitigate risks, manage through crises and keep travelers safe and informed.

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White papers & guides

Back to Travel guide

In this time of uncertainty, one thing is true – travel managers are facing more pressure than ever before. Your travel program is in the spotlight and stakeholders are anxious. It’s not just travelers asking questions and seeking reassurance. Your executives are, too. This guide is designed to give you the answers you need to …

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Understanding Stakeholder Engagement with the Travel Program

Travel managers collaborate widely with stakeholders – sharing data and technology to improve traveler safety and well-being, and create value for their company. This research in collaboration with GBTA suggests several steps that travel programs can take to better engage stakeholders.

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Quality management in business travel

An ACTE Corporate Travel Study in collaboration with BCD Travel. This paper will better help you understand the opportunities and challenges inherent in quality management as well as provide you with insight from industry leaders that will prompt discussion.

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Cities & Trends reports