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AICR Congress Zurich 2018

Date 31st January – 02nd February 2017
Venue Zurich
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The AICR (Amicale Internationale des Sous Directeurs et Chefs de Réception des Grand Hôtels) was founded in 1964 on the Côte d’Azur in France by the Chefs de Réception of several famous Grand Hotels. Over more than 50 years AICR has developed into an international organization represented in 15 countries. AICR Congress Zurich 2018 will offer a wonderful Zurich experience as well as provide an insight of Swiss hospitality.

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AICR Congress Zurich 2018

Date 31st January – 02nd February 2017
Venue Zurich
More Details AICR Congress Zurich 2018

The AICR (Amicale Internationale des Sous Directeurs et Chefs de Réception des Grand Hôtels) was founded in 1964 on the Côte d’Azur in France by the Chefs de Réception of several famous Grand Hotels. Over more than 50 years AICR has developed into an international organization represented in 15 countries. AICR Congress Zurich 2018 will offer a wonderful Zurich experience as well as provide an insight of Swiss hospitality.

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Topic – Reimagining & Redesigning Hotels Operations in 2020

Panelists – Ash Bhasin, GM, Sixty SoHo and Connie Wang, GM, Nylo New York City

Moderator – Nikhil Nath, Founder and CEO, Knowcross

This was truly a session that challenged hotel operations as we know it today. For those who missed the session, please find below the key takeaways…

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2. Check in will be more of a welcome experience than a technical necessity and therefore an opportunity to delight the guest
3. Effective capture and use of guest preferences will drive loyalty and a repeat customer booking directly is far more profitable than a new customer through an OTA.
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5. Direct communication with guests will drive greater guest satisfaction
6. Technology has to be used to rethink and reinvent old processes that may not make sense anymore


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The leading conference that directly addresses all operational/management challenges, Hotel Management Asia Summit provides a platform for hotel executives from both corporate level and property level to discuss key operational, branding and financial issues directly impacting corporate and property


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AICR CONGRESS 2016 – VIENNA, 13-17 January 2016

AICR stands for International Association for Deputy Managers and Front Office Managers of Luxury Hotels.

The AICR was founded in 1964 on the Côte d’Azur in France by the Chefs de Réception of several famous Grand Hotels.Over the past more than 40 years has developed into an international organisation represented in 12 countries

29TH NATIONAL CONGRESS OF HOSPITALITY AND TOURISM– Coimbra, 15th – 17th November 2017

The Congress of Hospitality and Tourism, organized by the Portuguese Hotel Association (AHP) since 1983, is the largest and most relevant Hospitality event held in Portugal, with more than 450 attendees, among senior decision makers, stakeholders and reference keynote speakers. The event offered a unique opportunity to leverage your company’s positioning within the strongest sector of Portuguese economy.


HOTEL MANAGEMENT INDONESIA SUMMIT 2017– Jakarta, 16th November 2017

The Hotel Management Indonesia Summit addressed revenue generation, service delivery and operational skill sets to differentiate between senior hoteliers in order to drive financial results and further growth opportunities. Industry leaders shared their best practices and recommendations with their peers.


HITEC DUBAI – Dubai, 14th – 15th November 2017

HITEC Dubai is the largest hospitality technology showcase event in the Middle East. Modeled on the widely successful HITEC America’s format, the event was attended by every major stakeholder and decision maker of the hospitality industry in the region. HITEC Dubai offered an interesting mix of an educational program and exhibits. Additionally, the show also featured a summit offering one-to-one business meetings. HITEC Dubai was an exciting combination of thought leadership and a great networking platform for the Middle East hospitality professionals.


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Hotel Tech Live 2017 – London, 26th – 27th September 2017

Hotel Tech Live is the UK’s most exciting event for the technology, systems, products, and services that are breaking new ground in the hotel sector. Hotel Tech Live provided an unprecedented opportunity to find the very latest cutting edge supplies designed to create a truly unforgettable experience for customers, from the innovators behind these industry-transforming solutions.


Hotel Management Asia Summit 2017 – Hong Kong, 7th September 2017

The Hotel Management Asia Summit continued to address all operational/ management challenges for hotel executives in Greater China where they discussed key operational, branding, and financial issues directly impacting corporate and property P&L.


HITEC TORONTO 2017 – Toronto, 26th – 29th June 2017

HITEC Toronto, the world’s largest hospitality technology show, brought the brightest minds & hottest technology from around the world to one place. It offered a unique combination of top-notch education and the world’s largest hospitality technology exposition, including sessions led by industry peers and experts.


Hotel Management Thailand Summit 2017 – Bangkok, 25th May 2017

The fourth annual Hotel Management Thailand Summit continued to engage senior hoteliers in Thailand and surrounding areas where they discussed how to generate revenue and boost operational efficiency to thrive.


HFTP WEBINAR with NIKHIL NATH, 23rd May 2017

Topic: Game Changing Technologies in Hotel Operations

This webinar talked about technologies that are starting to fundamentally change the way Housekeeping Operations are run in hotels. It also discussed emerging technologies for the front-office that can help drive profitability.


BITAC INDEPENDENT 2017 – Las Vegas, 15th – 17th May 2017

BITAC Independent employed a unique combination of engaging panels, pre-qualified and arranged meetings. The three day idea exchange included educational sessions focused on the needs of independent hoteliers and offered plenty of time to network with hoteliers and vendors in the unique and relaxed atmosphere.


BITAC Tech, Sales & Operations – Orlando, 23th – 25th April 2017

The BITAC Tech, Sales & Operations provided 2+ days of education, relationship-building, and private meetings between decision-makers and vendors. It focused on all aspects of hotel technology, sales and operations in leading hotels across the U.S.


INTERNATIONAL HOTEL TECHNOLOGY FORUM (IHTF) 2017 – Paris, 5th – 7th April 2017

The International Hotel Technology Forum 2017 was held in Paris. The event gathered hundreds of hoteliers working in technology, marketing and sales to offer a holistic programme of debate and insight. Attendees heard over 50 presenters tackle the most pressing issues facing the industry. IHTF created interactive experiences and delegates took part in workshops, debates, round-tables, case studies and interviews.


KEYNOTE ADDRESS @ HOTEL OPERATIONS SUMMIT INDIA (HOSI) 2017 – Mumbai, 4th April 2017

Topic – Hospitality 2030: A Journey into the Future

Speaker – Nikhil Nath, Founder and CEO, Knowcross

Hotel Operations Summit India (HOSI) offered valuable perspectives on improving operational efficiencies, enhancing service standards, optimizing revenues and increasing bottom lines. It focused to empower today’s hospitality leaders through enabling discussions on management and operations-related issues, the rapidly evolving marketplace, latest industry trends, benchmarking and best practices.


HITEC AMSTERDAM – Amsterdam, 28th – 30th March 2017

HITEC Amsterdam offered a unique combination of top-notch education and a hospitality technology specific exposition. Sessions were led by industry peers and experts, and the unparalleled expo showcased the latest industry products and services from companies all over the globe combined with the intimate opportunities to connect with fellow professionals.


HITEC AMSTERDAM – Amsterdam, 28th – 30th March 2017

HITEC Amsterdam offered a unique combination of top-notch education and a hospitality technology specific exposition. Sessions were led by industry peers and experts, and the unparalleled expo showcased the latest industry products and services from companies all over the globe combined with the intimate opportunities to connect with fellow professionals.


AICR Paris Congress 2017 – Paris, 22nd – 26th February 2017

The AICR was founded in 1964 on the Côte d’Azur in France by the Chefs de Réception of several famous Grand Hotels. It stands for International Association for Deputy Managers and Front Office Managers of Luxury Hotels. The Congress included educational workshops, social events, sightseeing as well as the “Receptionist of the Year Competition”.


28TH NATIONAL CONGRESS OF HOTELS AND TOURISM – Ponta Delgada, 16th – 18th Nov 2016

The 28th National Congress of Hotels and Tourism Conference organized by the Congress of Portugal provides an opportunity for a constructive reflection on tourism and hospitality to industry professionals. The event this year was much more than just a Hospitality Congress conference; it was a real forum to discuss and reflect on the tourism policies and geo-strategic position of Portugal in the world.


Panel Discussion @ HX: THE HOTEL EXPERIENCE – New York, 13th – 15th Nov 2016

Topic – Reimagining & Redesigning Hotels Operations in 2020

Panelists – Ash Bhasin, GM, Sixty SoHo and Connie Wang, GM, Nylo New York City

Moderator – Nikhil Nath, Founder and CEO, Knowcross

This was truly a session that challenged hotel operations as we know it today. For those who missed the session, please find below the key takeaways…

1. Positive Personal experiences written about on social media and review sites will be the #1 sales channel
2. Check in will be more of a welcome experience than a technical necessity and therefore an opportunity to delight the guest
3. Effective capture and use of guest preferences will drive loyalty and a repeat customer booking directly is far more profitable than a new customer through an OTA.
4. Systems like KNOW Housekeeping give hotels a way to manage twenty four hour check-in and check-out and thus maximise room utilization while delighting guests.
5. Direct communication with guests will drive greater guest satisfaction
6. Technology has to be used to rethink and reinvent old processes that may not make sense anymore


HX: THE HOTEL EXPERIENCE – New York, 13th – 15th Nov 2016

HX: The Hotel Experience is North America’s largest hospitality trade show for hotel and restaurant owners, executives, directors, chefs, and GMs from across the hospitality spectrum, and manufacturers and marketers of all things hospitality


HOTEL MANAGEMENT SINGAPORE SUMMIT – Singapore, 20th Oct Sep 2016

The leading conference in Singapore that directly addresses all operational/management challenges, Hotel Management Singapore Summit provides a platform for hotel executives from both corporate level and property level to discuss key operational, branding and financial issues directly impacting corporate and property P&L


HOTEL MANAGEMENT ASIA SUMMIT – Hong Kong, 8th Sep 2016

The leading conference that directly addresses all operational/management challenges, Hotel Management Asia Summit provides a platform for hotel executives from both corporate level and property level to discuss key operational, branding and financial issues directly impacting corporate and property


THINC INDONESIA 2016 – Bali,  31st Aug – 2nd Sep 2016

Hosted by HVS and co-hosted by Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia and Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), THINC Indonesia provides a unique platform to deliberate on the development and direction of the hotel and tourism industry in the region. Having already established its reputation of being a one-of-a-kind hospitality event in Indonesia, the two-day conference creates immense value for all participants and delegates, who stand to gain vast knowledge in the areas of experiential learning and productivity enhancement from their regional and international counterparts.

In addition to offering all delegates and participants, immense opportunities to network, learn, and share knowledge and best practices with their regional and international counterparts, the event is widely acknowledged as breaking the stereotype owing to its exotic island location of Bali and a relaxed ambience.


HITEC 2016 – New Orleans, 20-23 June 2016

The world’s largest hospitality technology event in the world. HITEC delivers a top-notch education and expo program backed by 45 years of planning expertise from the only organization that globally produces nonprofit hospitality conferences – Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals


AICR CONGRESS 2016 – VIENNA, 13-17 January 2016

AICR stands for International Association for Deputy Managers and Front Office Managers of Luxury Hotels.

The AICR was founded in 1964 on the Côte d’Azur in France by the Chefs de Réception of several famous Grand Hotels.Over the past more than 40 years has developed into an international organisation represented in 12 countries