The Travel Industry Takes on Human Trafficking: And How Suppliers & Buyers Can Support This Effort

Wed. April 20| 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM | Room 801B

ECPAT - USA is the leading policy organization in the United States seeking to end the commercial, sexual exploitation of children through awareness, advocacy, policy, and legislation. ECPAT-USA is a member of the ECPAT International network, with offices in 73 countries. ECPAT partners with international travel companies to promote the Tourism Child-Protection Code of Conduct, which is the travel industry's commitment to end child trafficking. This session is geared towards travel suppliers and travel buyers interested in learning more about how their organizations can support this initiative and enter into The Code of Conduct, as this is a topic that hugely touches business travel and business travelers each and every day, worldwide. Attend this session and be an advocate within your company to understand how to join the fight against Child & Human Trafficking in business travel

Type: Education Session


Speakers

Michelle Guelbart, MSW Director of Private Sector Engagement, ECPAT-USA | Moderator
Bhart Sarin Global Procurement, Ingredion Incorporated | Panelist
Tony Freitas Director, Brand Sales & Commercial Integration, All-Suites Brands of Hilton Worldwide | Panelist