Agenda - European Conference 2017

The program will feature engaging sessions and topics. Times below are subject to change. Click here for full program descriptions!

08:00 - 18:30 Registration Open Foyer
08:00 - 09:00 Welcome Coffee Foyer
09:00 - 9:20 Welcome Remarks Moravia
9:20 - 10:20

Attaining Optimal Performance Through People and Technology

  • Ben Ryan, Fiji Rugby Sevens
Foyer
10:20 - 10:30 Sponsor Speaker Moravia
10:30 - 11:15 Break Foyer
11:15 - 11:30 Conference Overview TBD
11:30 - 12:15 Blockchain and Hospitality Moravia
12:15 - 13:00

The AI Age: How Will Machine Learning and Intelligence Impact Travel and Hospitality?

  • Kanishka Agiwal, IBM Corporation
Moravia
13:00 - 14:15 Lunch - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
14:15 - 15:15 Innovation Through Accelerators Moravia
15:15 - 15:55 Break - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
15:55 - 16:40

Concurrent Sessions

Moravia

Bohemia III

16:40 - 16:50 Break
16:50 - 17:35

Concurrent Sessions

Moravia

Bohemia III

17:35 - 18:35 Welcome Reception - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II

08:30 - 18:30 Registration Open Foyer
08:30 - 09:00 Welcome Coffee - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
09:00 - 9:45

How Virtual and Augmented Reality Will Change Loyalty & Engagement for Hospitality

  • Chris Ruff, Driven Growth
Moravia
9:45 - 10:00 Sponsor Speaker Moravia
10:00 - 10:45 Break - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
10:45 - 11:30

Are you ready for GDPR?

  • Charles-Albert Helleputte, Mayber Brown Europe-Brussels
Moravia
11:30 - 11:40 Sponsor Speaker Moravia
11:40 - 12:40

IT Leadership Panel

  • Ted Horner (Moderator), E. Horner & Associates Pty Ltd.
Moravia
12:40 - 13:50 Lunch - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
13:50 - 14:45

Concurrent Sessions

Moravia

Bohemia I & II

14:35 - 14:45 Break
14:45 - 15:30

Concurrent Sessions

Moravia

Bohemia I & II

15:30 - 16:15 Break - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II
16:15 - 17:00

Concurrent Sessions

Moravia
17:00 - 18:00 Reception - Exhibits Open Bohemia I & II 

Thursday, 9 November - Hoteliers Only

08:30 - 09:00 Welcome Coffee Bohemia III
09:00 - 9:10 Opening Comments
09:10 - 9:55

IT Organization and its Relationship with the Business

  • Michael Blake, HTNG
  • Finn Schulz, Schulz Consulting
  • David Sjolander, HTNG
Bohemia III
9:55 - 10:55 HTNG Strategic Pillars - Brainstorming Bohemia III
10:55 - 11:30 Break
11:30 - 12:30 HTNG Strategic Pillars - Discussion Bohemia III
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Midtown Grill Restaurant