Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence

How TI is Delivering AI by Leading the Business Travel Community with the TI Bot Engine No matter the industry, every business travel program is aligned when it comes to the top four challenges: Safety and security of their travelers …
Laptop Ban blog

FAA Urges Laptop Ban

The Federal Aviation Administration put out a statement this past Friday, October 20, 2017, urging aviation authorities around the world to ban large electronic devices like laptops from being transported in checked bags. The issue of…
Government Warning System

State Department Implements New Travel Warning System

Understanding the complexity, frequency of change, and overall challenges around staying up to date with potential impacts to our travelers’ safety, the U.S. State Department has launched a new travel warning system which is designed to…
Southwest Engine blog

After Tragedy, Southwest Airlines Has Completed Its Inspections

Safety concerns following the recent Southwest Airlines tragedy, in which an engine broke apart, shattering a window, and ultimately causing the death of the passenger seated by the window, roused the FAA to order new engine inspections.…
Duty of Care blog

Duty of Care

There have been many articles written and recommendations made about Duty of Care and Risk Management, but what really matters is how your company has addressed its obligation and what processes have been put in place to immediately respond…
Airport Security

What is the Future of Airport Security?

Whether it is the use of biometrics or simply the validation of your photo ID, we have summarized the new technologies under review at various airports to bring you the very latest on airport security and speed of boarding. TSA Pre-Check Just…
VCards

Are Virtual Cards the Future of Hotel Payments?

As solid expense management practices have become increasingly important, virtual payments have taken center stage for efficiency and security. What exactly are virtual payments in a corporate environment? How will they help your company?…
Procurement

PROCUREMENT: Thoughts on 2017 T&E Budgets, Total Cost of Ownership, and How to Curb Spend

Concur created a State of Business Travel report that compared and contrasted the six key types of business travelers, from the infrequent traveler to the road warrior. Each of these travelers has a different travel and expense pattern.…
Increased Air Fares

Increased Air Fares

Businesses May Feel the Pressure from Rising Oil Costs Businesses may face higher costs for their traveling associates in 2018 as the price of air fare will likely increase to counter the rising cost of oil. With rising costs and increased…