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American Express Meetings & Events to partner with Bizzabo

A division of American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), Meetings & Events, has partnered with software company Bizzabo to expand its virtual meetings technology portfolio. Bizzabo’s event experience operating system offers customers solutions, including an email marketing platform, speaker portals, one-on-one networking, video production suite, integrated mobile applications and on-site t...

American Express Global Business Travel acquires Egencia from Expedia Group

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT), the business partner for managed travel, has completed the acquisition of Egencia, a digital travel management platform. As part of the transaction, Expedia Group has become a shareholder in GBT. Expedia has also entered into a long-term agreement to provide accommodations supply to GBT. GBT aims to accelerate investment in the Egencia brand, its peop...

Trademark win for American Express GBT with tech patents

American Express Global Business Travel (GBT) has been awarded two technology patents by the US Patent and Trademark Office. One patent (US Patent 11,068,939) was granted for a neural network for optimising the display of hotels on a user interface. This technology uses artificial intelligence (AI) to process individual and company travel histories to make tailored hotel recommendations to travell...