Programme

Day 1

26.11.2018

08:00 - 09:00 Leaders in Hospitality Registration
09:00 - 09:15 Welcome Address
09:15 - 10:00 Future of Hospitality: Trends and Outlook

Panelists:

Georg Schlegel

Managing Director Germany & Central Europe

Andreas Westerburg

Head of Hotel Development

Christian Muhr

Area Vice President Operations Full-Service Hotels Continental Europe

10:00 - 10:45 Changing Face of Luxury Travel – Future Trends, Challenges & Opportunities for Luxury Brands

Panelists:

Satya Anand

Chief Operations Officer, Luxury and Southern Europe

Tom Rowntree

Vice President Global Luxury Brands

10:45 - 12:15 Networking Coffee Break & One to One Business Meetings
12:00 - 12:15 Union Pay Keynote Presentation
12:30 - 13:00 Tech Innovation & Investing in Technology

Speaker:

Maarten Markus

Managing Director, Northern Europe, NH Hotels

13:00 - 14:00 Networking Business Lunch
14:00 - 14:45 Achieving Your Hotel’s Business Goals Tackling Your Hotel’s Biggest Rocks - What are the biggest challenges currently facing your hotel business?

Panelists:

Philipp Weghmann

Executive Vice President, Europe

Sebastien Denier

Vice President of International Operations - Subsidiaries, Louvre Hotels Group

Michel Stalport

Area Senior Vice President, Eastern Europe and Russia

14:45 - 15:15 Digital Metamorphosis: The art of aligning People, Process & Product

OPEN DESCRIPTION

Speaker:

Tess Mattisson

Director of European Marketing

15:15 - 16:15 Networking Coffee Break & One to One Business Meetings
16:15 - 16:45 Keynote
16:45 - 17:30 CEE & CIS Hospitality Sector Investor Outlook
17:30 - 17:45 Closing Remarks

Please note that the agenda is subject to change