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  • May 1 - Education Forum.
    Doubletree by Hilton Buckhead

  • June 5 - Doubletree Perimeter

  • July Community Service

  • August No Meeting. 
    GBTA Conv. Aug 11-15

  • September 11 - 2nd Tuesday

  • October 4 - Auction Evening

  • November 6 - Marriott Perimeter Center

  • December 6 Thurs. 
    Mix 'n Jingle


Quick Meeting Notes

Most Meetings are the First Tuesday of the Month. See specific meeting for details. 

All Meetings are to be Prepaid.

Cancellations accepted until the Thursday before the Tuesday Meeting. Or Monday for Thursday meetings.

More Info on Fees & Policies, click here.

Questions?? Contact info@georgiabta.org

May 1 Education Forum

May 01, 2018
8:45 AM to 1:45 PM

DoubleTree by Hilton Atlanta-Buckhead
3342 Peachtree Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30326
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Thank You To Our Sponsor BCD Travel

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Program Partner

GeorgiaBTA's Annual Education Forum
Explore, In Depth, Two Hot Topics of Vital Importance to our Industry.
Human Trafficking and The Dark Web.

Did You Know 100,000 - 300,000 children are at risk of Human Trafficking each year?
The bad guys don't need to be cyber experts to exploit children and commit crimes, they just need The Dark Web. 

Come educate yourself on these incredibly important topics affecting us  and our communities.

8:45am  – 9:30am Registration and Continental Breakfast.

9:30 – Opening Remarks

9:45 – 11:00am Human Trafficking. Bob Rodgers, President and CEO of Street Grace will provide an overview on human trafficking and the role that Street Grace plays. Following his presentation, his associate will provide actual training followed by Q&A for your specific concerns.

11:00am - 11:30am Networking. Lunch Registration.

11:30am - Noon Announcements and Lunch.

12:00noon - 1:30pm The Dark Web. Speaker. Michael Anaya, FBI Atlanta, Supervisory Special Agent, Cy2 (Cyber Crimes Squad).  SSA Anaya has a breadth of knowledge (spanning 12 years) in various investigations involving program fraud, extortion, terrorism, fugitive apprehension, and counterintelligence. Michael is a very dynamic speaker, and has a interactive presentation. Q&A session follows.

1:45pm Closing Remarks and Adjourn.

You may attend the full day or for lunch-only.

RSVP Deadline Thursday, April 26.
Morning Session and Luncheon: $75 member. $95 guest.
Luncheon Only. $40 member. $50 Guest.
Late Registration Member or Guest 
Full Forum $110.  Luncheon Only $75

$10 restricted valet. $15 self-parking.
Embassy Suites Atlanta Buckhead will  also offer discounted valet parking of $10 for overflow parking.



The Georgia Business Travel Association, Inc., founded in 1979, is an association of members who represent business travel buyers and suppliers. GeorgiaBTA offers a variety of programs and events for professional and personal development, and awards scholarships to members to pursue industry education and certification.  This is THE year for Engage, Educate, and Energize. Get Involved to:  Increase Your Knowledge.  Expand Your Network.  Boost Your Value.


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