The School of Hotel and Tourism Management (SHTM) at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) will host the HONG KONG 2017: 3rd Global Tourism & Hospitality Conference scheduled for June 5-7. Forty-eight undergraduate students from the Special Event Class of the SHTM formed an Organising Committee to plan and manage the conference.
HFTP, producer of HITEC, is pleased to announce the selected hospitality technology startups that will be participating in the Toronto version of Entrepreneur 20X. All registered HITEC attendees and exhibitors, including Exhibits Only registrants, are welcome to attend the action-packed pitch competition that will take place on Monday, June 26 from 1pm-4pm at HITEC Toronto.
HSMAI announces 2017 Revenue Management Professionals of the Year and Vanguard Lifetime Achievement Honoree
The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) will present the Vanguard Award for Lifetime Achievement in Revenue Management to Dr Sheryl Kimes and honor three hospitality revenue management leaders as Revenue Management Professionals of the Year at its upcoming Revenue Optimization Conference (ROC) Americas on Wednesday, June 28 in Toronto, Canada.
Agilysys to highlight strategies for maximizing non-gaming revenue on panel at Global Gaming Expo Asia 2017
Agilysys Inc., a leading global provider of next-generation hospitality software solutions and services, has announced that Wilson Lu, Regional Director for the company's North Asia region, will be featured on an industry panel at the upcoming Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia). This year's event, which marks its 10th anniversary, is being held May 16-18 at The Venetian Macao.
Choice Hotels International, Inc. revealed a new MainStay Suites prototype at the 63rd annual Choice Hotels Convention in Las Vegas. MainStay Suites, Choice's midscale extended stay brand, appeals to professionals and families who need a long-term hotel option. As such, the new prototype delivers on providing guests everything they need to feel at home all while enjoying the perks of a hotel.
The data collection period for the 2017 Boutique Hotel Guest Experience Awards (BoHos) has concluded, and the winners are set to be announced at the Boutique Hotel Summit on May 22.
Celebrating its 10th anniversary as ‘Asia’s Leading Travel Trade Show’, ITB Asia 2017 is celebrating its milestone year with a flying start as the trade show sees a surge in exhibitor demand from industry heavyweights as well as the travel technology sector. Organised by Messe Berlin (Singapore), the show will take place from October 25-27, 2017 at the Sands Expo and Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands.
Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI) half-day Digital Marketing educational training workshops are coming to Thailand in May to Bangkok and Phuket, followed by Singapore and Australia in various locations later on in the year.
Event Intelligence collected €125k in indications over the past six days, as part of their planned €500k round. The UK startup is using the unique UK/Estonian crowdfunding platform Funderbeam for their campaign, which allows unique investor liquidity through a “startup stock exchange”.
Earlier this week, the President of IH&RA, Dr Ghassan Aidi, signed an agreement with the President of China Hotel Association, Han Ming, to organize IH&RA's 53rd Annual Congress to be taking place at the Dragon Hotel, Hangzhou, October 13-15 2017.