Travel Matters – London

Event details

ABTA’s tenth annual Travel Matters conference will take place on the morning of 26 June 2019 at One Great George Street in Westminster, central London. 

Travel Matters is the travel and tourism industry’s forum for debating the political and policy issues that matter most to our sector. 

About the event

Each year, over 200 senior travel and tourism industry representatives attend Travel Matters to hear thought-leading commentary on current affairs and the issues affecting travel. The conference has an impressive speaker line-up including politicians and ministers, top industry figures and media commentators.

The event brings together an invited audience of CEOs and executive directors, political figures, government stakeholders and national and travel trade media representatives.

Welcome refreshments, time to network and a light lunch are included.

Event prices

Complimentary invitations are issued to senior industry figures, travel and transport media as well as leading political stakeholders. These invitations will be sent out shortly. A limited number of complimentary tickets will also be available for ABTA's wider membership, details of these will be released in due course.

Additional tickets are available to purchase for ABTA Members/Partners and non-Members. 

ABTA Member/ABTA Partner rate* – £150 plus VAT 
Non-Member rate – £225 plus VAT

*To qualify for the ABTA Member/Partner discount you must have a current ABTA Member/Partner number or your application must be in progress when the event takes place.

Non-members are welcome to attend ABTA Conferences and Events. For information about becoming a Member click here.

View our booking terms and conditions here.

Event sponsorship

Headline sponsor

For more than 13 years, we've been helping people in the travel industry.

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We specialise in providing straightforward, practical advice that will save you time, money and resources. 


Video sponsor

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With travel insurance from Allianz Assistance you can explore the world with peace of mind, knowing that you are protected if the unexpected happens.


Refreshments sponsor

We are the UK’s leading provider of ground transport and accommodation solutions, offering clients the peace of mind of a 24/7/365 nationwide service.  We work with major airlines, holiday companies, ground handling companies and travel operators to provide transport for journeys either planned and during times of disruption or emergency.
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