the european
hotel development


conference programme

hotelforum 2020 will take place at the Hotel Bayerischer Hof in Munich on Wednesday, 7 October on the last day of EXPO REAL. The programme will be held in German and English language. Simultaneous interpretation in German and English will be provided.

Wednesday, 7 October 2020

08.30 a.m.


Hotel lobby
Registration hotelforum 2020


Atrium + GH Guest Ready Lounge
Welcome coffee and opening of exhibition area

09.00 a.m.


Cinema Lounge / Palaishalle

Masterclasses I + II (by registration)

10.15 a.m.


Welcome note by Andreas Martin, Managing Director, hotelforum

10.30 a.m.


Project showcases
News from the industry at 15-minute intervals

12.00 noon


Bavarian snack

1.15 p.m.


Cinema Lounge
CEO workshop (by invitation only)

1.15 p.m.


“Techno pitch“ for start-ups (Hospitality UPGRADE Award)
Presentations of smart and digital hotel technologies at
10-minute intervals in front of the audience and an expert jury

2.15 p.m.


Atrium + GH Guest Ready Lounge
Dessert coffee break

3.00 p.m.


3 questions to ...

3.15 p.m.


Panel discussion / lecture

4.45 p.m.


Atrium + GH Guest Ready Lounge
Coffee break


Start-up Business-Speed-Dating (with fee based registration)

5.30 p.m.


CEO presentation to be followed by the ceremony of the Hospitality UPGRADE Award

6.00 p.m


Atrium + GH Guest Ready Lounge
Cocktail reception & networking

7.30 p.m.


Festive gala dinner &
Award Ceremony
Hospitality Innovation Award 
Hotel Property Award

11.30 p.m.


Falk´s Bar
End of official programme / concluding drinks at the bar

Please note: The programme is subject to change.

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