Hotel Investment Programme 10:15 - 12:30 | Wednesday 16 Mar | Social Business Space
Brand new for 2022, the Hotel Investment Programme has been designed for those involved in buying, selling and managing hotel properties. Key stakeholders including hotel owners, investors, consultants, brokers and banks will come together to network and gain the latest insights on the current climate, the shape of things to come and future opportunities for expansion. (Brunch included)
Andrea Genfeld, Director of Acquisitions & Asset Management - PPHE Hotel Group (PPHE)
Pascal Wallet, Senior Corporate Banker - ABN AMRO
Hanneke de Vries, Senior Consultant - Colliers Alternative Real Estate B.V
Leadership in Turbulent Times, in partnership with Cerriva 13:00 - 14:00 | The Suite
Explore the characteristics of high performance executives & organisations, and learn to lead and deliver more effectively. For top level hoteliers, grappling with dilemmas of organisational & personal transformation.
Bas Kodden, Professor of Leadership & Management Development - Nyenrode Business University
Cheers To Our Mistakes 13:15 - 14:15 | Wednesday 16 Mar | Social Business Space
"The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing."
During this informal session, we will raise a glass to the mistakes in our careers. We will listen, laugh and most importantly, learn. Mistakes are only human, and we shouldn’t be ashamed because that is how we progress. If you are making mistakes, then you are trying new things, learning, living, pushing yourself, changing yourself, changing your world. So let us cheers to our mistakes!
11 Interior Design Tips to Inspire Your Next Re-brand 14:45 - 15:30 | Wednesday 16 Mar | Social Business Space
Join Ingrid van der Veen, Designer and Owner of Ingrid van der Veen Interior Design as she imparts years of experience on how best to re-design your hotel's interiors. From welcoming to intimidating or unbelievably cool, how can you best reflect your hotel's personality and exceed your guests expectations? Join this session to find out!
Wine Tasting, presented by Montes & Delta Wines 15:45 - 16:30 | The Suite
Join Montes & Delta Wines on this tasting masterclass as they take you on a journey of discovery with some of the most exciting wines from their collection.
HotelloTOP Networking Drinks 16:00 - 17:00 | Wednesday 16 Mar | Social Business Space
HotelloTOP is the European networking platform for students & alumni of International Hotel Management Schools, and decision makers in the hospitality industry. Via live events, in an informal atmosphere, HotelloTOP provides a platform to gain and exchange knowledge and experience, to network with like minded professionals and to stay up to date on industry trends, innovations and challenges. Join us for a drink to reconnect with your peers at the show!
HotelloTOP - The NXT GM Challenge Award 17:00 - 18:00 | Wednesday 16 Mar | Social Business Space
The NXT GM Challenge is a hospitality challenge with an impressive prize. The winner, a fourth year or recently graduated Hotello, will become General Manager of a hotel for one year (for real). This Challenge is a collaboration of HotelloTOP and Postillion Hotels, where young Hotello's get the key to Postillion Hotel Amersfoort Veluwemeer for one year. The winner will carry 100% responsibility; financially, operationally and commercially. The winner will do so with the help of coaching throughout the year by our experienced 'Captains of Industry' - professionals who know the tricks of the trade in the hotel sector.
Lunch & Learn by KHN 10:00 - 12:30 | Thursday 17 Mar | Social Business Space
Roundtable session to share experiences and learn from each other, hosted by Koninklijke Horeca Nederland. KHN is the largest organisation representing hospitality businesses in the Netherlands. They support their members by lobbying, providing advice, information and inspiration and offering them financial benefits. (Amsterdam Hoteliers only)
BNI Networking Event 13:00 - 14:00 | Thursday 17 Mar | Social Business Space
Hosted by BNI, join us for the launch of “NOOK Live”, a collaboration with Thierry Somers, Editor in Chief of NOOK and Ruud Belmans, Creative Director of WeWantMore and take the opportunity to reconnect with the hotel design industry with some bites and drinks. (Interior Designers & Architects only)
QL Hotels Networking Drinks 15:00 - 16:00 | Thursday 17 Mar | Social Business Space
Ready to reconnect with your colleagues? Join us for a drink with QL Hotels! These networking drinks are a great opportunity to meet new people, make connections and find like-minded individuals to test ideas and find new insights, have a laugh and enjoy some great company.