World Travel Awards – The Wall Street Journal has defined them as the equivalent of the Oscars for the travel sector. The World Travel Awards are the most representative and most prestigious awards in the international travel industry. In 2007, UVET GBT was named as “Europe’s Leading Travel Management Company”, at the “Europe Awards Ceremony” held in Newcastle. UVET GBT was nominated for the award from 2008 to 2012.
National Award for Innovation in Services – In 2014, the Uvet Group, through UVET GBT – the company specialising in managing business travel – won the award in the “tourism” category for creating “Space”, a booking platform that integrates various travel solutions (train, air) and accommodation. “The national award for innovation in services” is awarded every year by Confcommercio. The awards ceremony was held in the presence of the Minister for Education and Scientific Research, Stefania Giannini, at the Accademia dei Lincei.
Capital #1 – Promoted by ClassEditori and the magazine, Capital, the first Summit of Italy’s Number Ones, with participation by all those business people who, with their companies, certify Made in Italy and sustain the prestige in the world for the Italian entrepreneurial system. The Uvet Group was the Summit’s sole participant as an outstanding example in the tourism sector.
IMA Awards – IMA is the Italian event dedicated to Business Travel, organised by Mission, the magazine dedicated to business travel. The event sees the most important operators in the sector and the best travel managers compete. Judging is by a jury of Travel Managers, press representatives and purchasing directors.
The Uvet Group distinguished itself in every edition:
2014 – Twiiz, Best Expense Note Management System
2015 – UVET Global Business Travel, Best Travel Management Company with turnover greater than 50 million euro
2016 – UVET Global Business Travel, Best Travel Management Company with turnover greater than 50 million euro
2016 – BizTravel,Best Self-Booking Tool
2016 – Twiiz, Best Expense Note Management System
Held in February 2016 in Milan, “Together, stars of the recovery. Stories of Tertiary Networks” is the event on networks of companies organised by Confcommercio Lombardy with the presentation of the TradeLab survey, commissioned by Confcommercio Lombardy, on the expectations and results of companies that have taken the path to network aggregation. The event was opened by Carlo Sangalli, Chairman of Confcommercio and by the President of the Lombardy Region, Roberto Maroni. One of the award winners for the tourism sector was the network of companies, “Italy&You”. During the event, “Together, stars of the recovery. Stories of Tertiary Networks”, Confcommercio Lombardy recognised the importance of the network of tourist companies, Italy&You.