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The Institute of Travel Management

The Institute of Travel Management (ITM) is the leading professional body for buyers, managers and suppliers of business travel in the UK and Ireland. ITM is a not-for-profit association with more than 3,400 members, representing £6bn of travel and meetings spend.

Membership of the ITM equips you with a range of resources, networking and education which are all designed to help you achieve your goals. We offer comprehensive support that can help you save time, money and gain a competitive advantage.

We are led by a group of supplier and buyer members appointed as Board Directors. As a member-led organisation, we act solely in the interest of the ITM community.

View the ITM / CIPS - How to Guide - Business Travel Procurement & Category Management.

ITM have a Crisis Management Hub available free to CIPS members. The portal is a one-stop-shop of resource and information to help Business Travel Professionals better manage the impact of travel disruption and crisis, as well as understanding Travel Risks and fulfilling ongoing Duty of Care obligations. 

Further Reading and Tools

For further information on ITM please visit the ITM website.

Visit ITM’s events calendar to find out about upcoming CPD accredited events.

View the ITM Risk Management Overview guidance.

For further resources please visit ITM Phoenix.

Latest Events

Latest Events

Visit ITM’s events calendar to find out about upcoming CPD accredited events. Here are some of the latest ones…



Hilton Charlton Hotel | 20 Jun 2019 

Summit - A specialist one day event which brings together +50 business travel managers and suppliers, to explore trends, innovations and best practice within our industry. 

This event, which is open to all members, will explore what’s new in the world of Business Travel in Scotland. We will hear from expert speakers and share case studies to help you better understand the biggest issues in travel management.  Info

Ball - This annual charity gala dinner brings together the business travel community for a night of fun, food and fundraising at the Principal Edinburgh.

The ITM Scotland Charity Ball is a great opportunity for guests to catch up with existing industry colleagues or to make new contacts, ideal for a team night out or to host clients. Individual tickets or tables of 10 are available.     

Tickets include a 3 course meal with wine, entertainment and more. info

The dress code for the evening is Black Tie.

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The Principal London | 10 Sep 2019 |09:00 to 17:15

Learn about products and services that could support your programme in our new showcase for buyers only. 

We have invited several suppliers from across the industry to join us in our one day ’Pick n Mix’ showcase to help delegates gain a greater understanding of products and services from the accommodation, air, ground transportation and travel technology sectors. 

This is a great opportunity to find out what’s new and if you are thinking about going out to tender it’s an ideal way to be introduced to new suppliers that may not be on your radar. Info

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INNSIDE Manchester | 17 Oct 2019 

At this year’s Manchester Summit, we will examine all the latest news, trends and insights to help you achieve your business travel objectives and stay one step ahead.  Info

Why not also join us for the ITM Manchester Ball which takes place after the Summit on 17th October - click here

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The Taj Hotel - St James Court | 28 Oct 2019 | 09:00 to 17:00

Learn about what TMCs have to offer and how they differ, we will also examine what’s new and how it could benefit your organisation.
In our final showcase of 2019, we have invited several TMCs to join us and each present their products and services to an audience of buyer delegates.  

This is a great opportunity to find out what’s new and get to know more about the TMC’s cultural fit. This full day event can also help you benchmark your current supplier, or if you are thinking about going out to tender it’s an ideal way to be introduced to new suppliers that may not be on your radar.  Info

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The Croke Park | 22 Nov 2019 | 09:00 to 17:00

The annual ITM Ireland Conference will bring together +100 industry professional to examine all the latest news and trends in Business Travel. 

Taking place at the Croke Park in Dublin, we will joined by expert speakers to discuss solutions that could help delegates elevate their impact and optimise travel programme management. 

This full day event will help delegates come away with a deeper understanding of the ever-changing complexities of Business Travel and identify way to achieve even greater success.

Click here to view last year’s ITM Ireland Conference Highlights. Info

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