ABTA offers a high quality and diverse events programme designed to offer practical guidance for travel businesses of all sizes to stay up-to-date on the most important issues.
In the current climate, we are pleased to offer a range of events and formats, from free webinars for ABTA members and partners, to practical training days and conferences.
Visit abta.com/abtaevents to find out more and register.
Join industry peers in-person at Google’s offices in central London, or watch and interact virtually at ABTA’s new Travel Trends conference. Get the latest insight into key sector trends, popular destinations, consumer sentiment and marketing strategies to support the continued resurgence of your travel business. Hear from over 20 expert speakers, including senior industry leaders from Intrepid Travel, Black Tomato, Byway, Kuoni, G Adventures, Cosmos Tours, Carrier, Norweigan Cruise Line and Contiki. Find out more.
ABTA’s new Travel Regulations Conference will take a deep dive into three major areas of regulation impacting the travel landscape: The Package Travel Regulations; ATOL regulations and financial protection; advertising standards and competition law. Explore the practical lessons learnt from Covid-19, what we can expect from the major regulations going forward and what this could mean for your business. Held in a hybrid format, join industry colleagues at Mishcon de Reya’s offices in central London or attend virtually. Hear from a line-up of expert speakers including BEIS, ABI, Midcounties Cooperative, Flight Centre Travel Group, RCL Cruises and ABTA, plus legal experts. Find out more.
ABTA’s updated virtual training provides practical guidance for travel businesses on the latest consumer protection legislation surrounding the marketing and selling of holidays. Understand the existing regulations – what the law says, how it applies to the travel industry and examples of compliant selling and marketing practices, as well as advice for a post-pandemic industry. Find out more.
ABTA’s updated conference will provide travel businesses of all sizes with guidance and advice on how to deliver sustainable practices. Hear from the experts with sessions on the travel industry’s contribution to climate change, carbon goals, industry case studies and more. Find out more.
Taking place in central London, ABTA’s one-day crisis management conference will explore the emerging issues in crisis management. Learn about the latest threats and potential risks, as well as how to review your crisis management plans and simulations to ensure they are still fit for purpose. Find out more
The biggest finance event in travel returns in February 2022, with an updated agenda providing insights from the last 20 months. Get an complete update on all the finance issues facing the industry, and hear from the experts with sessions on risk management, financial planning, the future of payments and more. Find out more.
ABTA’s business resilience webinars are free for ABTA members and partners, providing practical guidance for travel businesses to navigate the challenges of Covid-19 and beyond. More webinars will be announced shortly, upcoming webinars include:
ABTA’s new webinar will showcase action across the industry to transition towards net zero. Hear a summary of key implications of COP26 for travel businesses and listen to discussion around innovation in tour operator business models. Discover how tour operators can set and meet science-based carbon targets with examples from hotels, aviation, ground transport and tourist destinations. Find out more
Hear from experts on topics spanning your legal responsibilities, providing clear information about the accessibility of your products, inclusive customer service and marketing accessible travel. Learn how to incorporate inclusivity into your business and product offering in order to broaden your target markets. Find out more
This new webinar will explore how you can adapt your business operations to meet the changing industry. Gain insight into your customers and hear examples of how to improve your customer journey including using the latest technology. Learn about the future of workplace, how to adapt to the new working world and care for your staff. Find out more.