International Hotel Technology Forum20th-22nd April 2016, Dusseldorf, Germany
Arena International is delighted to announce the launch of the International Hotel Technology Forum 2016. We’ll be gathering hundreds of hoteliers working in technology, marketing and sales to offer a holistic programme of debate and insight. Over the course of 3 days, 50 presenters will address the core challenges impacting hotel performance, customer satisfaction and business growth, key sessions include:
Identifying the Next Disruptive Technologies – Bridging the Divide Between Technology and Marketing
Meeting the Wifi Challenge – High-speed, Reliable and Low Cost
Future of Data Analytics in Hospitality
Next Generation Payment Systems
The Future of Digital Marketing and Sales
Managing Distribution Channels
The Future of Hotel Search – Debating the Relationship between Hotels and OTAs
Alongside a comprehensive learning programme, delegates and suppliers will have an opportunity to take part in a series of pre-scheduled business meetings where we match hoteliers with solution providers.
The IHTF Welcome Drinks and Dinner
All IHTF attendees will be invited to attend the drinks reception’s on the evening of Wednesday 20th April and Thursday 21st April 2016, both to be hosted by M3Connect.
Following the drinks reception, all attendees will be invited to attend the IHTF welcome evening dinner on Wednesday 20th April 2016 hosted by Trustwave.
The second evening will be hosted by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. All IHTF attendees will be entertained in a thriller-themed evening on Thursday 21st April 2016. Attendees will have an opportunity to extend personal networks and continue day time discussions, before sitting down for dinner amongst peers and colleagues.
See who attends and what you can expect to gain at IHTF 2016.
The International Hotel Technology Forum have looked into their crystal ball to predict the top 3 trends we expect the hospitality industry to embrace in 2016.
Here at IHTF we not only wanted to find out what you felt makes IHTF successful but also what is also gathering pace within the Industry today. Thanks to the insight of some of the industrys most knowledgeable insiders we were able to put together the BIG IHTF Interview.Contributions from; Neil Tolley, Managing Director, Fourteen IP; Guest-Teks Sales Manager Charly Tomkys; iRiS; Knowcross and Eric Roger, Regional Head, FCS Computer Systems.
We are delighted to announce that HOSPA and the International Hotel Technology Forum have agreed to a long term mutual media partnership agreement for IHTF 2014 and beyond.
2014 saw the introduction of a marketing stream running alongside our technology focused programme. Chaired by David Bowie, from Oxford Brookes University, sessions featured the Senior Director, TripAdvisor; CIO, Mandarin Oriental; Senior Vice President, Kempinski Hotels; Vice President,Jumeirah Hotels and Resorts; Senior Vice President, MICROS; Director of E-Commerce and Revenue, IHG, ...
Welcome to the 13th annual International Hotel Technology Forum (IHTF) 2016, the leading face- to-face event for the hotel technology industry. As we head into our 13th year, we wanted to give you an insight into what it is about IHTF that has made us so successful over the past 13 years in the hospitality technology sector.
Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants plans to open The Schofield Hotel in March, following a $50m renovation of the Schofield Building in Cleveland, Ohio, US.
ButlerTech Group and hotel software company Guestline have entered a strategic partnership, which will see the former integrating its services into Guestline's Rezlynx property management system (PMS).
Ssangyong Engineering & Construction and Besix have been contracted to build a new $1.4bn Royal Atlantis resort on the Palm Jumeirah Island in Dubai, UAE.
Marriott International has launched its first dual branded property, the Courtyard by Marriott and Fairfield by Marriott, in India.
Jin Jiang International Hotels has signed an agreement with Shanghai Duck King Real Estate Development to provide management services for the upcoming Grammy Jin Jiang Hotel in Shanghai, China.
Chicago-based Arbor Lodgings Partners has acquired the 123-room Staybridge Suites Cleveland Hotel in Mayfield Heights, Ohio, the US.