Exciting news in the world of hospitality! The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) and Questex have just revealed an impressive lineup of speakers, esteemed sponsors, and exciting programming for The Hospitality Show (The Show). Set to take place from June 27-29 at The Venetian® Resort Las Vegas, this event promises to be a game-changer for the industry.
The roster of speakers announced today is nothing short of exceptional. Prepare to be inspired by the wisdom and expertise of:
- Kat Cole, COO and President of Athletic Greens will share invaluable insights on leadership and innovation gleaned from her remarkable career journey.
- Retired U.S. Navy Admiral William H. McRaven will delve into the topics of leadership, resilience, and determination in the face of adversity.
- Anthony Capuano, President and CEO of Marriott International.
- Mark S. Hoplamazian, President and CEO of Hyatt.
- Leslie D. Hale, President and CEO of RLJ Lodging Trust.
- Kevin Jacobs, Chief Financial Officer and President of Global Development at Hilton.
- Liz Uber, Chief Operating Officer of Extended Stay America.
And that’s not all! More speaker announcements are on the horizon, promising an even richer lineup.
The Show’s programming is equally impressive. Among the newly added events, we have:
- The TechOvation Award Contest hosted by AHLA’s technology arm, HTNG. This exciting competition will recognize the most significant innovations in hospitality technology, culminating in a live award ceremony.
- The General Managers Summit, a must-attend gathering where industry leaders and fellow general managers will discuss pressing issues and celebrate AHLA’s 2023 General Managers of the Year.
For media professionals interested in attending and covering The Show, don’t forget to submit your media credential application online by Friday, June 9, 2023. Approved media will receive complimentary press badges and access to the expo floor, press lounge, and various networking events.
The Hospitality Show, a collaborative effort between AHLA and Questex, is poised to revolutionize the hospitality industry. Attendees can expect to immerse themselves in the latest trends in hospitality operations and technology. It will serve as a meeting ground for hotel owners, brand senior executives, operators, management companies, developers, and their teams, fostering discovery, networking, education, and curated buying experiences.
At the event, make sure to explore the two distinctive experiences offered. The Lobby Takeover will captivate attendees as they enter the show, showcasing the products and tech solutions that will be demonstrated on the expo floor. Meanwhile, the Innovate the Room tour will offer a hands-on exploration of the latest in-room technology, encompassing workspace, entertainment, smart storage, and more.
Chip Rogers, AHLA President & CEO, shares his excitement for The Show: “We’re just getting started with one of the most compelling lineups of speakers and programming in the hospitality industry. Stay tuned for more updates in the coming weeks! In the meantime, don’t miss the opportunity to register and join us in Las Vegas this June, where we’ll elevate the hospitality event experience to new heights.”
For more details on The Hospitality Show and to register for the event, visit the official website at https://www.thehospitalityshow.com/.
The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) is the largest hotel association in America, representing over 30,000 members from all segments of the industry nationwide. This includes iconic global brands, 80 per cent of all franchised hotels, and the 16 largest hotel companies in the U.S. AHLA focuses on strategic advocacy, communications support, and workforce development programs to drive the industry forward.
Questex is dedicated to helping people live better and longer lives. They bring individuals together in markets that improve the quality of life, such as travel, hospitality, wellness, life sciences, healthcare, and the technologies that enable these experiences. As a company that operates in the experience economy, Questex connects ecosystems through live events, data insights, and digital communities, delivering real results and meaningful experiences.
Inside Hospitality Solutions (IHS) will also be attending The Hospitality Show and will be reporting back on the event. Rich Paliwoda, IHS President, is eagerly looking forward to meeting new and potential providers. Don’t miss the chance to connect with us at the event!
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