Glossaries

Glossaries

All A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
TermDefinition
ADM’s

Agency Debit Memo’s

ADR

Average daily rate

API

Application Programming Interface

ASATA

Association of South African Travel Agents

B&B

Bed and Breakfast

BAR

Best available rate

CAD

Computer Assisted Drawing

CIC

Convention Industry Council

CIS

Certified Incentive Specialist

CMP

Certified Meeting Professional

CPA

Consumer Protection Act

CPD

Continuing Professional Development

CRM

Customer Relationship Management

CRS

Central Reservation System

CTP

Critical Transaction Path

DBB

Dinner, Bed and Breakfast

DMC

Destination Management Company

DOW

Day of the Week

E&OE

Errors and omissions excepted

EXSA

Exhibition Association of Southern Africa

Fam Trip

Familiarisation Trip

FAQ’s

Frequently Asked Questions

FIT

Fully Inclusive Tour

GBTA

Global Business Travel Association

GDS

Global Distribution System

GMT

Greenwich Mean Time

GST

Goods and Services Tax

ICCA

International Congress and Convention Association

IFR

Inherently Flame Retardent

IMEX

Worldwide Exhibition for Incentive Travel, Meetings and Events

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IP

Intellectual Property

IP Address

Internet Protocal Address

ISP

Inquisitive Sales Process

Itmsa

Institute of Travel and Meetings Southern Africa

JMP

Joint Marketing Plan

JPEG

Joint Photographic Experts Group

JV

Joint Venture

KAM

Key Account Management

LOS

Length of Stay

M.I.C.E

Meeting, Incentive, Conference and Event / Exhibition

MOU

Memorandum of Understanding

MPI

Meeting Professionals International

NDA

Non Disclosure Agreement

OTA

Online Travel Agencies

PAX

Passenger

PCMA

Professional Convention Management Association

PCO

Professional Conference Organiser

Plenary

The main part of a conference when all members of all parties are in attendance

PNR

Passenger Name Record

PPPP

Four P’s of Marketing : Product, Price, Place, Promotion

RevPAR

Revenue per available room

RFID

Radio-frequency Identification

RFP

Request for a Proposal

RFQ

Request for a Quote

ROE

Rate of Exchange

ROI

Return on Investment

ROO

Return on Objectives

RPL

Recognition of Prior Learning

RSVP

Request for a response to an invitation (French: répondez s'il vous plaît)

S.I.T.E

Society of Incentive Travel Excellence

SAACI

Southern African Association for the Conference Industry

SATSA

Southern Africa Tourism Services Association

SLA

Service Level Agreement

SMM

Strategic Meeting Management

SOP

Standard Operating Procedure

STO

Standard Tour Operator

TMC

Travel Management Company

T’s & C’s

Terms and Conditions

URL

Uniform Resource Locator

VAT

Value Added Tax

VIP

Very Important Person

YOY

Year on year

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