Summit Schedule

The region's only b2b conference for the serviced apartment, branded residence, aparthotel, corporate accommodation and short-term rental sectors

Pick up your delegate pack, start networking and take the opportunity to engage with exhibitors in the hall of solutions

An introduction for the day ahead.

Piers Brown, CEO of International Hospitality Media.

Day 1

Piers Brown

International Hospitality Media

Be part of our collective mind-nourishment meditation exercise

Presentation: A comprehensive overview of the mixed use, serviced apartment and short term rental model, including top tips on managing inventory, strategy, and positioning for success.

Christopher Lund, Head of Hotels, Colliers International MEA


Day 1

Christopher Lund

Colliers International

Investor v operator v developer strategies at the forefront of hospitality

In conversation with leaders from innovative companies with 'game changing' business models in the short term rental sector.

Robin Clifford, Host Operations Lead, Northern Europe and MEA

Coffee in the hall of solutions

Grab a bloody mary (non-alcoholic alternatives available) and join one of our stellar co-working and co-living round table workshops, hosted by some of the biggest players in the industry.

As investors and operators get their heads around co-working and co-living, consider how this will change traditional accommodation? What other big ideas are out there and could invade the hotel and apartment space soon? Put yourself in the minds of digital nomads, start-ups, student accommodations and more.

Hosted by George Sell, Editor at large, IHM with 'huddle' leaders (tbc):


Day 1

George Sell

International Hospitality Media

Property experts take to the stage to fight for specialist verticals. They have just 6 minutes to make the case why a particular segment offers the best opportunities

What are the key metrics to consider for serviced apartments v short term rentals v hotels v co-living / working v assisted living

Serviced apartments:

Short term rentals:


Co-living / co-working:

Assisted living:

Grab a health bite for lunch in the exhibitor hall of solutions

Development workshop combining investors and operators interest to create an innovative extended stay concept. The workshop will trigger the delegate’s creative ideas

Workshop lead by tbc

Focus group huddles to include:
• Investor considerations
• Room design
• Services and operations
• Public spaces
• Networks in the neighbourhood
• Technology
• Sustainability

Hear from 2 new brands challenging the status quo and thinking differently

Last chance to re-energise and take a look at our exhibitors

The value of 'trust': the new reputation currency Rana Mukherji, Founder and CEO, Hotelier Coin

Property management:

Channel management and distribution: Jeff Swanson, Managing director, EMEA - RMS, The Cloud

The 'smart' apartment:

Day 1

Rana Mukherji, Powered by Hoteliercoin

The empty chair and quick fire Q and A

Agenda Gallery

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"The organisation was great. Speakers were experienced and informative. It's a great opportunity to be part of the Summit, and we will be part of it in the coming years."

George Rahal, business development manager, Wyndham/RCI

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