London date for leading hospitality summit
A range of key hospitality industry leaders are set to meet at this year’s Summit for hospitality & tourism, to be held in London on 6 June.
This year’s event comes at a critical time for the industry and will be hosted by Principal Hotel Company at the Grand Connaught Rooms.
The renowned yearly conference falls at an unprecedented time following Brexit and other industry-wide challenges and issues, and is expected to attract a much wider representation of the sector.
It will provide specialist high level summits applying industry focus on the restaurant, aviation, distribution, technology and serviced apartment sectors with the hospitality framework.
The Summit brings together the British Hospitality Association (BHA), Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF), Serviced Apartment Summit, Hotel Distribution Event, AviaDev and the Airport Operators Association.
Ufi Ibrahim, chief executive of the BHA said: “The Summit is the leading platform for business leaders to exchange lessons learned and to explore opportunities for collaboration with government for the advancement of our industry and the economy.”
Jonathan Worsley, chairman, Bench Events and co-host of The Summit said: “We are delighted to be working with our industry peers in delivering what we are now calling The Summit, a true amalgamation of industry expertise and showcasing events from the Bench conference portfolio; Global Restaurant Investment Forum (GRIF) and AviaDev.”
Piers Brown, founder of Serviced Apartment Summit, another event partner, said: “The Summit will give us an opportunity to share the current key issues within the serviced apartment market to a wider audience.”
Delivering the distribution and technology segment is Andrew Sangster, editorial director of Hotel Analyst Group, who said: “This collaboration will allow us to share further our expertise within the distribution and technology space of hospitality.”
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