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The Elite Travel Group Conference

Nov 29th 2019 - Dec 2nd 2019

A great opportunity for the Elite Travel Group members and suppliers to come together in the wonderful resort of Paphos.
Asimina Suites Hotel, Paphos, Cyprus

Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly Roadshow - Leicester

Dec 3rd 2019 - Dec 3rd 2019

Exclusively for front line agents, an opportunity to network with an array of suppliers, gain new product knowledge as well as the chance to win fantastic prizes all while in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Refreshments and hot buffet will be provided.
Leicester

Employment Law for Travel Employers

Dec 3rd 2019 - Dec 3rd 2019

Employment law is constantly changing. It’s vital that travel employers keep up to date with these changes to ensure they are compliant with new legislation and apply this legal framework to the way they treat their employees. ABTA’s practical Employment Law for Travel Employers seminar returns for a second year to provide updated and accurate advice on employment law and how you can administer these legal principles at work.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, London, SE1 9EQ

Travel Weekly
Travel Weekly Roadshow - Essex

Dec 4th 2019 - Dec 4th 2019

Exclusively for front line agents, an opportunity to network with an array of suppliers, gain new product knowledge as well as the chance to win fantastic prizes all while in a fun and relaxed atmosphere. Refreshments and hot buffet will be provided.
Essex

A Practical Guide to Arbitration and Conciliation

Dec 4th 2019 - Dec 4th 2019

This new practical workshop will provide a comprehensive guide to ABTA’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes, specifically the arbitration and conciliation schemes. Arbitration and conciliation provide a more cost effective, quicker and less formal alternative to court. These schemes, which use an independent body to reach a fair and impartial outcome, have become a popular solution for resolving customer disputes in travel.
Central London

Mock Employment Tribunal

Dec 4th 2019 - Dec 4th 2019

Appearing in court can be a daunting prospect for any travel employer. Observe, and learn from, a mock employment tribunal first-hand at ABTA’s new practical one-day workshop. Learn what to expect, and how to prepare should your business be required to attend a hearing.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, London, SE1 9EQ

ABTA's Essential Travel Finance for Non-Financial Directors

Dec 5th 2019 - Dec 5th 2019

Are you a company shareholder, owner or director who wants a better understanding of your financial responsibilities? ABTA’s updated seminar will explore the fundamental finance principles that business leaders from travel companies should understand. This event will deliver information about key financial issues including the latest regulations you should be aware of.
Central London

Crisis Communications

Dec 5th 2019 - Dec 5th 2019

This popular annual one-day event delivers practical guidance from PR professionals, industry peers, journalists and ABTA experts to help you plan and update your crisis communications strategy. Updated to include a deep dive into post-crisis recovery, learn how to effectively prevent further damage to your brand and get advice on how you can achieve a positive outcome in the event of a crisis. Take part in practical exercises to test your interview skills and learn how to respond as a crisis evolves. Hear new case studies including a first-hand account from the Director of Media and PR at Princess Cruises.
Central London

ABTA's Essential Travel Finance for Non-Financial Directors

Dec 5th 2019 - Dec 5th 2019

Are you a company shareholder, owner or director who wants a better understanding of your financial responsibilities? ABTA’s updated seminar will explore the fundamental finance principles that business leaders from travel companies should understand. This event will deliver information about key financial issues including the latest regulations for travel.
The Science Gallery, Great Maze Pond, London, SE1 9GU

PATA Christmas Lunch

Dec 12th 2019 - Dec 12th 2019

The PATA Christmas lunch needs little introduction! Get your singing voices ready for carols, and have a chance to let your hair down at the end of a busy year with industry colleagues and friends. Hosting packages will be available for those who would like to host a table of their key partners. When: 12th December 2019 To book tickets or to sponsor a table, please contact us on info@pata.org.uk
London

The Globes Travel Awards 2020

Jan 16th 2020 - Jan 16th 2020

The most prestigious accolades in the travel industry, recognising the hard work, dedication and commitment of the very best companies and individuals across every sector of the travel trade.
The Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London

ABTA's Gas Safety Management Training

Jan 21st 2020 - Jan 21st 2020

This practical one-day training course will provide essential insights and learnings in gas safety management that will allow you to identify potential risks and improve your understanding of gas safety best practice in holiday resorts and accommodation. Get practical examples to help you improve your own gas safety management processes and procedures.
The venue will be confirmed shortly

Apprenticeships in the Travel Industry

Jan 29th 2020 - Jan 29th 2020

ABTA’s one-day seminar takes a practical look at how the travel industry can invest in apprenticeships to future-proof workforces in companies, big or small. Learn about future funding for apprenticeships, potential changes to the levy and the impact of Brexit and the new Tourism Sector Deal.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, SE1 9EQ

ABTA's Complaints Handling Workshop

Jan 30th 2020 - Jan 30th 2020

ABTA’s Complaints Handling Workshop is ideal for those who handle or receive complaints on a regular basis and want a wider awareness and understanding of the complaint handling process. Hear best practice for responding to complaints across a variety of channels and gain insight into ABTA’s Code of Conduct. Benefit from group work, practical exercises, workshops and presentations.
ABTA Ltd

ABTA's Cyber and Data Breach Management in Travel

Feb 5th 2020 - Feb 5th 2020

Attend ABTA’s practical training day to learn how to effectively prepare for, manage and respond to data breaches and cyber attacks. Ensure you have the right cyber incident response processes in place and hear the steps you can take to limit the damage to your business and brand reputation.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, London, SE1 9EQ

ABTA's Two-day Legionella Training Course – London

Feb 12th 2020 - Feb 13th 2020

ABTA’s two-day training course offers practical advice on the prevention of Legionnaires' disease in tourist establishments. Tailored for health and safety professionals within the travel industry, this theoretical-practical seminar provides the essentials for identifying risk factors that can favour Legionella persistence and proliferation in the different water systems of hotels. Get guidance on how to minimise the risk of infections and explore best practice for dealing with incidents. Travel associated Legionnaires' disease incidents are regarded as one of the most serious problems that any hotel can face. In this sense, a legionellosis prevention plan is an essential part of any Safety Management System. This training course will provide guidance and support on how to get started with prevention and control of Legionnaires’ disease in accommodation sites.
Sandman Signature London Gatwick Hotel

ABTA's An Introduction to Social Media in Travel

Feb 13th 2020 - Feb 13th 2020

Do you have a strategy in place for making a sale via social media? Attend this introductory-level training day to learn how and when to use social media in travel. Understand the way that Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and LinkedIn are used by travel companies, and identify the platforms that are most successful for engaging your customers. Find out how to make your social media posts stand out against your competitors. Hear expert speakers discuss how this works and which platforms are currently most used for sales. There any many free online tools to help you assess your ROI, attend this event to discover these tools and how to make them work for you.
Venue tbc

Travel Technology Europe

Feb 26th 2020 - Feb 27th 2020

EUROPE'S LEADING EVENT FOR TRAVEL TECHNOLOGY PROFESSIONALS Join your peers to discover how the latest innovations, products, suppliers and cutting-edge content can help you refresh your thinking and generate new business.
Olympia, London

PATA Exchange 2020

Mar 9th 2020 - Mar 9th 2020

PATA Exchange is our flagship event, and a key date in the UK travel industry calendar. Run as a one day B2B trade-show, PATA Exchange connects buyers and sellers from across the whole Asia Pacific region. When: Monday 9th March 2020, from 9:30 – 5:30 Where: Venue TBC Who can attend? We have space for 75 sellers in 2020; past attendees have included tourism boards, hotel groups, independent hotels, airlines, cruises, DMC’s and representation companies. Our buyers are Product Managers and decision-makers from a broad range of tour operators and agencies across the UK & Ireland. How can I register? Priority seller registration is currently open for PATA UK & Ireland members only. Registration for non-member sellers will open on the 1st July 2019.
London

Oman Air & Manchester Airport- Discover Oman Roadshow

Mar 9th 2020 - Mar 12th 2020

Oman Air & Manchester Airport bring you the Discover Oman Roadshow. Learn all about Oman and what the country has to offer. Monday 9th March- Glasgow Tuesday 10th March- Leeds Wednesday 11th March- Liverpool Thursday 12th March- Birmingham Further information to follow. Register your interest now.
Glasgow, Leeds, Liverpool, Birmingham

ABTA's School Travel Seminar

Mar 10th 2020 - Mar 10th 2020

ABTA's one-day School Travel Seminar is aimed at specialist school travel providers and mainstream operators who deliver school trips and educational travel as part of their portfolios. Attend this practical event to learn how to improve your product offering and explore the key trends in this sector. Explore the financial protection, regulatory and safety requirements for school travel.
Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Ave, London, EC3M 5AD

ABTA's Travel Finance Conference

Mar 10th 2020 - Mar 11th 2020

Returning in March 2020 ABTA’s annual Travel Finance Conference provides a complete update on finance issues facing companies in the travel industry. It’s vital that you keep well informed on the latest accounting, tax and regulatory issues as the implications of getting it wrong can be costly.
KPMG, 15 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5GL

Hotel Marketing Conference

Mar 17th 2020 - Mar 17th 2020

Senior In-House Hotel & Hospitality Marketing Professionals Share The Latest Insights Into Key Travel & Hotel Trends, Hard-Hitting Social Media Campaigns, Digital Marketing & New Tech Strategies, Leveraging OTA Relationships, Unlocking Search, Insight-Led Offline Strategies, Optimising Channel Mix ROI & Website Improvements To Boost Hotel Room Bookings & Secondary Revenue Streams & Deliver Measurable Impact On The Bottom Line 1. Unlock Key Travel, Hotel & Hospitality Trends For On-The-Pulse Marketing: Tap into the latest insights into consumer and wider travel trends to ensure your strategy is ahead of the curve 2. Powerful Social Media Campaigns: Drive engagement and bookings and grow your brand with innovative content 3. Mutually-Beneficial & Profitable OTA Partnerships: Explore how best to balance the relationship long-term and offer customers added value with direct bookings 4. Optimise SEO, Drive Direct Bookings: Quick wins to boost search rankings and leverage Google AdWords 5. Keep Pace With Digital Marketing & New Tech Trends: Ensure your digital marketing is impactful, targeted and leaps off the screen 6. Innovative, Bottom-Line-Boosting Offline Campaigns: Deliver measurable ROI on offline spend to demonstrably drive revenue with traditional marketing channels 7. Prove ROI & Measure The Success Of Your Channel Mix: Determine the right channel mix that works for your hotel and prove your success with insight-driven measurement tactics 8. Boost Bookings With Website Improvements: Streamline customer journeys with accessible, user-friendly and easy-to-navigate websites 9. Cost-Effective Paid Advertising: Consistently reach and engage your audience and fuel results with data-driven paid advertising strategies 10. Maximise Secondary Revenue Streams: Increase profits with strategic marketing tactics for weddings, meetings and events, F&B, spas and more!
1 Whitehall Pl, Westminster, London SW1A 2HE

ABTA's Principles of Fire Safety in Travel Course

Mar 18th 2020 - Mar 18th 2020

This new one-day course provides practical advice on fire safety management in tourism accommodation. Understand the principles of fire safety and what you need to be aware of when auditing. Hear about the practical steps that can be taken to ensure best practice in tourism accommodation.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, London, SE1 9EQ

Birmingham Quiz Night

Mar 24th 2020 - Mar 24th 2020

Join PATA UK & Ireland for a unique pub quiz in Birmingham, where we ask you questions about the fabulous destinations and products from around the Pacific Asia region. The quiz will begin at 6:30pm, and of course drinks and dinner are provided free of charge. There will also be plenty of fantastic prizes up for grabs. Venue: TBC If you would like more information or to register as a supplier, please email info@pata.org.uk
Birmingham

Chester Quiz Night

Mar 25th 2020 - Mar 25th 2020

Join PATA UK & Ireland for a unique pub quiz in Chester, where we ask you questions about the fabulous destinations and products from around the Pacific Asia region. The quiz will begin at 6:30pm, and of course drinks and dinner are provided free of charge. There will also be plenty of fantastic prizes up for grabs. Venue: TBC If you would like more information or to register as a supplier, please email info@pata.org.uk
Chester

Liverpool Quiz Night

Mar 26th 2020 - Mar 26th 2020

Join PATA UK & Ireland for a unique pub quiz in Liverpool, where we ask you questions about the fabulous destinations and products from around the Pacific Asia region. The quiz will begin at 6:30pm, and of course drinks and dinner are provided free of charge. There will also be plenty of fantastic prizes up for grabs. Venue: TBC If you would like more information or to register as a supplier, please email info@pata.org.uk
Liverpool

ABTA's Hurricane Safety Training

Apr 29th 2020 - Apr 29th 2020

Given the unpredictable nature of weather systems and the impact they can have on travel accommodation and programmes, ABTA is holding a one-day training course on hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones and the safety considerations that travel companies should know in order to prepare.
ABTA, 30 Park Street, London, SE1 9EQ

The Advantage Conference

May 15th 2020 - May 18th 2020

The annual Advantage Conference taking place at the 5* Savoy Palace in Maderia. Find out more information www.advantageconference.co.uk
Madeira, Portugal

ITE Hong Kong 2020

Jun 11th 2020 - Jun 14th 2020

The 34th International Travel Expo Hong Kong - Travel Industry event.
Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre, Hong Kong SAR, China
http://www.itehk.com (852) 3155 0600

Travolution Start Up Summit

Jul 1st 2020 - Jul 1st 2020

Annual event for Travel's exciting Start-ups.
Venue tbc
http://www.travolution.com latasha.malik@jacobsmediagroup.com

Travolution Summit 2020

Oct 1st 2020 - Oct 1st 2020

The Travolution Summit tackles the biggest issues in digital travel.
Venue tbc
http://www.travolution.com latasha.malik@jacobsmediagroup.com