If you always want to be updated with hospitality industry news, learn more, promote networking and close even more deals, this article was tailor-made for you. Even though this year is already halfway through, we’ve put together a list of some must-attend Hotel Management Conferences that will take place all over the world in the second half of 2018. Check them out.
ICOHTM – September 14-15 (Kandy)
As it is essential to learn from the best practices around the world, the International Conference on Hospitality and Tourism Management (ICOHTM) tries to find and discuss the best practical solutions to ever-evolving challenges in the hospitality and tourism industry – between industry leaders, researchers, educators and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world.
The Lodging Conference – September 24-27 (Phoenix)
The Lodging Conference is a three days event of networking – including dinner parties, extended refreshment breaks, golf and other leisure activities -, full of opportunities for meeting new important players. In 2017, the event had more than 1800 participants, bringing together the hotel industry’s most influential owners, operators, presidents, CEOs and dealmakers. Being an informal event, the dress code is always casual – there’s no place for suits and ties. Get to know more here.
ITHMC BUDAPEST – October 17-21 (Budapest)
International Tourism and Hospitality Management Congress (ITHMC) is essentially focused on global tourism. The event is dedicated to academics, industry players, government, and other organizations, who share, exchange and challenge case studies and the state of the art in research. This conference also includes lectures that aim, for instance, to teach how to make a small hotel more appealing to travelers. The covered topics are, among others:
- Destination marketing and management;
- Entrepreneurship in Tourism and Hospitality;
- Sustainable tourism;
- Tourism management and marketing;
- Urban Tourism and Cultural Heritage.
Inspire Summit – December 13-14 (Las Vegas)
Las Vegas hosts, in December, the 7th edition of Inspire Summit. This conference is dedicated to the luxury industry and aims to promote and connect hospitality owners, executives, educators and trendsetters to inspire and discuss management, investment and development strategies on the topic.