News from Travel Technology Update: The U.S. Travel Association (formerly Travel industry Association) unveiled new "accountability standards" on business meetings, events and incentive travel for companies receiving federal bailout funds. The standards are designed to convince Congress and the Obama administration that corporate America can police itself, despite widely publicized events labeled as wasteful corporate junkets held by bailout recipients. Key points of the standards are: * ...

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