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Member Appreciation Event

June 22, 2017
4:00 PM CDT to 7:00 PM CDT

WhirlyBall Chicago
1825 W. Webster Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614

Members, join us for a fun event!

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Q3 Chapter Meeting – The Truer Cost of Travel Policies & The Changing Landscape of Hotels

September 25, 2017
7:30 AM CDT to 12:00 PM CDT

Hilton Chicago/Oak Brook Hills Resort & Conference Center
3500 Midwest Rd
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Join us for our Q3 meeting to hear Scott Gillespie talk about The Truer Cost of Travel Policies and learn from an expert panel of executives. Listen, learn and lead from the information you receive from your CBTA Travel Manager peers talking about...

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Golf & Croquet for DePaul Scholarship Fund

September 25, 2017
12:00 PM CDT to 8:30 PM CDT

Hilton Oakbrook Hills / Willow Crest Golf Club
3500 Midwest Road
Oakbrook, IL 60523

6th Annual Golf & Croquet Tournament

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Chicago Business Travel Association Mission

Founded in 1970 as MBTA and then Midwest BTA, Chicago Business Travel Association provides an important forum for the exchange of information, education and ideas among its members, who include representatives from local corporations and leading travel industry suppliers. Our emphasis is on working together to better understand new and emerging travel management practices.

Chicago BTA is committed to enhancing the travel profession by sponsoring educational and informational programs for its members, and by providing top-rated speakers to address travel-related issues, concerns and current "hot topic" items.

Chicago BTA is an excellent venue for the sharing of travel-related information and professional expertise, and is an organization focused on perfecting the science of business travel management.

Global Business Travel Association

Chicago BTA is an affiliate of the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) whose members represent major corporations and travel suppliers. Along with Chicago BTA, the national organization provides members with information on the latest technical and service advantages within the industry, as well as current legislative issues involving travel costs and safety matters affecting business travel.