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GovTravels Agenda

As of Feb. 26, 2017. Subject to change

***by government invitation only

Monday, Feb. 27

8:30 – 9:45 am Gov’t breakout: U.S. Government Car Rental *** Aspen
10:00 – 11:30 am Gov’t/Industry  breakout: U.S. Government Car Rental*** Aspen
10:00 am – 12:00 pm DOD Connect*** Arbors
11:00 am – 12:00 pm NDTA Lodging Subcommittee meeting Beech
12:00 – 1:00 pm NDTA Travel Agency Subcommittee meeting Birch
12:00 – 1:00 pm DOD Lodging 101 Juniper
1:00 – 6:00 pm Registration desk is open Maple
1:00 – 2:30 pm DOD Connect roundtables*** Arbors
1:00 – 4:30 Exhibitor move-in Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
1:00 – 4:00 pm Gov’t/Industry  breakout: Government Managed Lodging Programs – DoD Preferred (part 1) & FedRooms (part 2)*** Juniper
1:00 – 4:00 pm Gov’t/Industry  breakout: GSA & DTMO meet with TMCs*** Aspen
4:15 – 5:15 pm NDTA Passenger Travel Services Committee meeting Arbors
5:15 – 6:30 pm Welcome reception Plaza Ballroom C & Foyer

Tuesday, Feb. 28

7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration desk is open Maple
7:00 – 8:15 am Breakfast Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
7:00 – 8:15 am Young professionals breakfast – Intro to government travel Terrace Room East
8:30 – 9:00 am Opening remarks by NDTA President & CEO, RADM Mark H. Buzby, USN (Ret.) and William Mansell, Director, Defense Travel Management Office Plaza Ballroom
9:00 – 10:00 am Keynote remarks:

  • Jonathan Mostowski, Acquisition Strategist, Defense Digital Service, an agency team of the U.S. Digital Service
Plaza Ballroom
10:00 – 11:00 am Panel: “Modernization in Travel Management”

  • William H. Booth, Director, Defense Human Resources Activity; William Mansell, Director, Defense Travel Management Office; Marques Tibbs-Brewer, Regional Sales Executive, Concur; Tim Hay, Lead Cooperative Development Coordinator, NASPO ValuePoint; Bret Kidd, President – The Americas, Travelport
  • Moderated by Jonathan Mostowski, Acquisition Strategist, Defense Digital Service, an agency team of the U.S. Digital Service
Plaza Ballroom
11:00 – 11:30 am Break Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
11:30 am – 12:30 pm Cyber security in the passenger travel industry:

  • Jeffery Stutzman, Co-Founder & CEO, Red Sky Alliance & Wapack Labs
Plaza Ballroom
12:30 – 1:30 pm Lunch Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
1:30 – 2:30 pm Professional development breakout session A

  • City Pairs Program discussion
  • DOD Commercial Travel programs
  •  Managing Blind Spend
 

  • Arbors
  • Juniper
  • Aspen
2:30 – 3:00 pm Break Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
3:00 – 4:00 pm Professional development breakout session B

  • Acquisition Gateway Demonstration
  • Defense Travel System Modernization & Sustainment Initiatives
  • Virtual Payments
 

  • Arbors
  • Juniper
  • Aspen
4:00 – 6:00 pm President’s Reception Plaza Ballroom C & foyer

Wednesday, March 1 

7:00 am – 4:30 pm Registration desk is open Maple
7:00 – 8:15 am Breakfast Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
8:30 – 8:45 am Administrative remarks by RADM Mark H. Buzby, USN (Ret.) Plaza Ballroom
8:45 – 9:45 am Featured speaker:

  • Gary Rasicot, Acting Deputy Administrator & Chief of Operations, Transportation Security Administration
Plaza Ballroom
9:45 – 10:45 am TSA panel: Aviation security – Innovative solutions & the way ahead

  • Darby LaJoye, TSA Assistant Administrator, Office of Security Operations
  • Steve Karoly, TSA Acting Assistant Administrator, Office of Requirements & Capabilities Analysis
  • John Sammon, TSA Chief Risk Officer
  • Captain Bill Nolen, (tentative) Senior Vice President of Safety, Security, and Operations—Airlines for America (A4A)
  • Moderated by Victoria Newhouse, TSA Deputy Assistant Administrator, Office of Security Policy and Industry Engagement
Plaza Ballroom
10:45 – 11:15 am Break Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
11:15 am – 12:15 pm Thoughts on category management:

  • Tim Burke, Government-wide Category Executive for Travel
Plaza Ballroom
12:15 – 1:15 pm Lunch Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
1:15 – 2:15 pm Professional development breakout session C

  • Federal Travel Regulation, Basic
  • The New Joint Travel Regulations
  • Managing Travel Risk
 

  • Arbors
  • Juniper
  • Aspen
2:15 – 2:45 pm Break Plaza Ballroom C & foyer
2:45 – 3:45 pm Professional development breakout session D

  • Federal Travel Regulation, Advanced
  • Government Per Diems: Info from the program manager
  • Maximizing Visibility into DOD Travel Spend
  • Agencies refusing to stand still – mobile management / Policy simplification – reality or myth?
  • Arbors
  • Terrace Room East
  • Juniper
  • Aspen
3:45 – 5:00 pm Farewell reception & raffle Plaza Ballroom C & foyer

 

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