October 8, 2013 ANNAPOLIS, MD –iJET International, Inc. (iJET), a leading operational risk management solutions provider, today announced its participation in the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) Oil, Gas & Marine Travel Symposium 2013, which will be held November 5 -6, 2013 in Houston, TX. The event marks GBTA’s inaugural symposium specific to business travel in the Oil, Gas & Marine sectors, where subject matter experts and industry travel leaders convene to discuss the unique challenges that these sectors present to business travel programs.
“We are truly excited to participate in the first GBTA Oil, Gas & Marine Travel Symposium. While the challenges facing travel risk managers transcend across industries, this event will be a unique opportunity for travel leaders to collaborate and address the challenges and opportunities specific to the energy sector”, remarks John Rose, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of iJET.
The symposium will discuss topics centric to Oil, Gas and Marine industry, such as:
- Unique challenges of being a rotator traveler/road warrior traveler in the Oil, Gas and Marine industry.
- Oil, Gas and Marine State of Affairs
- Access and application of marine and offshore fares
- Risk and Realities in Duty of Care
- Business Continuity Planning for Employees and Contractors
- Direction of Energy
- The BP Outlook 2030 projections of future energy trends and key uncertainties including energy demand in China and India, export prospects of the Middle East and "drivers" of energy consumption in road transportation.
John Rose, COO of iJET will be participating in the following panel discussion:
Business Continuity Planning for Employees and Contractors;
Wednesday, November 6, 2013; 2:00 –3:15 pm.
A panel of experts will discuss best practices to ensure the ability to continue operations under the most adverse conditions, such as off-shore evacuations, civil unrest and terrorist attacks. Click here to learn more about GBTA Oil, Gas & Marine Travel Symposium 2013
The Global Business Travel Association (GBTA) is the world's premier business travel and meetings organization. Collectively, GBTA's 5,700-plus members manage over $340 billion of global business travel and meetings expenditures annually. GBTA provides its network of 21,000 business and government travel and meetings managers, as well as travel service providers, with networking events, news, education & professional development, research, and advocacy. For more information, visit gbta.org.
About iJET International, Inc.
iJET International (iJET) provides intelligence-driven operational risk management solutions to enable multinational companies and government organizations to operate globally with confidence. iJET’s end-to-end, tailored solution integrates world-class threat intelligence, innovative technology and global response services that helps enterprises protect their people and operational assets and mitigate operational risk. Founded in 1999, iJET is a private company headquartered in Annapolis, MD with a global presence.