TopHotel Tourism & Leisure Investment Conference, the most important event dedicated to the hotel, tourism and hospitality industry in Romania, returns on May 16-17 at JW Marriott Bucharest Grand Hotel, bringing relevant solutions, practical case studies and useful tips for the participants!

The 12th edition brings together specialists from the hospitality industry, representatives of local authorities and managers of the largest international hotel chains on the Romanian market, in order to identify business challenges and opportunities and to analyze the most important changes in the field.

The event includes conference sessions, interactive debates, trainings, and the TopHotel Awards Gala where the best hospitality projects will be awarded.

 

TopHotel Conference

On May 16, numerous international and local speakers will provide an overview of the hotel, tourism and hospitality industry in Romania. The conference sessions and interactive debates will focus on: the hotel industry in Romania in the regional context, bringing hotels to new standards and implementing advanced technologies, managing destinations for locations in Romania with high tourism potential, digital innovation and its impact on the industry hospitals.

Some of the event’s speakers who will attend this year’s edition are: Michael Nowlis – Associate Dean, Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management, Cornell University, Maud Bailly – Accor Chief Digital Officer in Charge of Digital, Distribution, Sales and Information Systems, David Turnbull – Founding Partner, Techtalk.travel, Thomas Emanuel – Director, Business Development STR, Thomas Landen – Director of Global Partnerships, Revinate, David Nath – MSc MRICS – Head of CEE Hospitality, Cushman & Wakefield, David Jenkins – Vice President Business Development, Radisson Hotel Group, Miguel Martins – Development Director for Poland, Intercontinental Hotels Group, Murat Yilmaz – Vice President Business Development, Deutsche Hospitality, Eduard de Gispert – EMEA Expansion Director, Barcelo Hotels & Resorts, Malgorzata Morek – Development Director Poland & Eastern Europe, Hilton , Paul Rosenberg – Director All Brands – Europe Marriott International, Takuya Aoyama -Vice President Acquisitions & Development, Hyatt International (EAME) LLC, Peter Hvidberg – Global Head, Travel & Hospitality Solutions, SGS, Adam Konieczny – Development Director Europe, Louvre Hotels Group, Dragos Anastasiu – Presedinte, Eurolines Group Romania, Anca Svoronos – Senior Associate Investment and Debt Advisory, Business and Educational Background, Colliers International, Andreea Balaj – General Manager, Doubletree by Hilton Cluj – City Plaza, Adrian Adam – General Manager, Courtyard by Marriott Bucharest Hotel, Adrian Craioveanu – Marketing Director, DAAS International Group, Mircea Draghici – Managing Director, Est Hospitality Consulting, Alexandru Sorin Ionescu – Owner, Fivestar Hospitality, Bogdan Stanciu – Managing Director, Bit Soft, Remus Visan – Managing Director, Go Travel – Sunmedair Group, Razvan Pirjol – President, Bucharest Tourism Board, Calin Ile – President, Romanian Hotel Industry Federation, FIHR, Robert Komartin – Head of Retail Travel Agencies, Central Europe, Country Manager, Romania & Hungary, Amadeus IT Group, Simion Giurca – Manager Departament Turism in cadrul Asociatiei Timisoara Capitala Culturala Europeana.

 

TopHotel Awards Gala

Excellence Awards in the Hospitality, Tourism and Hospitality Industry of Romania.

The first day of the event also hosts the 8th edition of TopHotel Awards, an event that will award the best and most innovative projects and concepts in the hotel, hospitality and tourism industry in Romania.

TopHotel Tourism & Leisure Investment Conference is an event organized by Evensys, with the support of DAAS International Group as main partner and Accor, Radisson Hotel Group, P&G, SGS, Assa Abloy, Nespresso, Bitsoft, CAHM and Technogym.

More details about the speakers, agenda and registration are available on the official website: www.en.hotelconference.ro.