Introduction from event host Piers Brown, CEO of International Hospitality Media.
What can you expect?
The region's only b2b conference for the serviced apartment, branded residence, aparthotel, corporate accommodation and short-term rental sectors.
A look at the economic landscape for the MEA region and beyond, and the likely implications for the hospitality sector.
A panel of industry leaders discuss the sector's key issues.
• Dr Badr Al Badr, CEO, Dur Hospitality
• Mohamed Awadalla, CEO, Time Hotels
A comprehensive overview for those new to the sector
Students from leading hospitality schools offer their take on the sector today and in the future
Get up to speed with the sector in the MEA
Grab a coffee and catch up with our exhibitors.
How to select the right brand and operator for your residences
The evolution of apartment use among long-stay global business travellers
Making the most of guest feedback and reviews to boost revenue and profit
The essence of 21st century marketing - social, local and mobile
As we witness increased convergence in the hospitality sector, who are tomorrow's distribution game changers and what's next for revenue management?
Time to refuel, network and meet our exhibitors.
• White labelling
• New market concepts
• Budget and mid-range
What are the major challenges and opportunities for property owners in the region?
Top level debate on the investment, finance and transaction landscape in the region
Presentation looking at the impact of short term rental witin the region and the outlook for the future
A snapshot from major markets in the global serviced apartment sector
Discuss the issues arising from the day's agenda with the audience and moderator