The annual BTN Innovate, hosted by the publishers of Business Travel News, Travel Procurement, The Beat, occurred last Thursday and Friday. With over 600 attendees, corporate travel and procurement professional from the world’s largest companies gathered together virtually to share best practices and discuss the future in areas including sustainability, preparation to restart travel programs, and the latest and greatest travel technology.
A main feature of BTN Innovate is the Innovation Faceoff, which is an invite-only pitch competition that features 10 of the leading industry innovators across both startups and legacy players.
Tripkicks is proud to announce our achievement of the prestigious People’s Choice Award! This award is voted on by all conference attendees, and Tripkicks won by a considerable margin. Tripkicks CEO Jeff Berk took the virtual stage for a seven minute pitch, then responded to questions from the panel of judges and conference participants. “For a business travel innovator, there is no greater validation on your product and the real challenges you are helping companies to solve,” says Berk. Our congratulations to Thrust Carbon, recipient of the Judge’s Choice award, and all the great companies we had the privilege of sharing the stage with.
The BTN Group continues to push our industry forward by facilitating conferences like BTN Innovate, which brings together subject matter experts, truly innovative companies, and participants eager to learn from the best and work to make business travel better.