Leaders in Hospitality in Poland

Leaders in Hospitality in Poland

Leaders in Hospitality in Poland
February 25
00:00 2014

CEE hotel market is poised for growth as the largest number of hotel transactions totaling over EUR305,9 million took place in the last quarter of 2013. This makes it the largest transactions movement from 2010. As the region leads tourism in Europe, investors regain witnessed 7 percent increase in tourism rate which is a very promising number given the maturity of the destination. Meanwhile CIS region continues to attract international hotel chains. The local governments are adopting strong extensive strategies for tourism development aiming at attracting more investment in the hospitality sector as well as improving common standards for tourist services quality. In fact 2014 was declared the year of Tourism in the CIS region.

In order to address and combat the most pressing issues faced by the regional hospitality sector, International Business Council has emphasized on the importance of Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS Summit that will take place on the 14th – 15th of May in Warsaw, Poland and once again will host over C-level 200 hoteliers from across the region.

“Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS region is not another conference. It is a very unique platform in the region that unites hospitality professionals from across the CEE and CIS giving them an opportunity to explore new opportunities, discuss their upcoming projects, tackle challenges and most importantly provide an invaluable opportunity to expand their business network and meet new contacts. Given the current economic and political landscape, it is paramount for the industry to stay connected in order to mitigate potential risks and guide their business to profits”, says Elena Jassim, COO of International Business Council.

Leaders in Hospitality CEE & CIS Summit partners with Mrs. Katarzyna Sobierajska, Under Secretary of State, Ministry and Tourism of the Republic of Poland and leading international hospitality association such as IH & RA, HOTREC, EHMA, The Global Partnership for Sustainable Tourism, Chamber of Commerce of the Polish Hotel Industry, etc.

The Summit’s agenda will address current and future trends of the CEE and CIS hospitality within current political and economic environment, the role of government in boosting the sectors and will discuss the strategies of finding profits in sustainable business.

“For specialists in the hotel industry, attending events of the level of Leaders in Hospitality CEE and CIS Summit is absolutely essential. Leaders in Hospitality is one of the one of the biggest events of the hospitality industry in Central and Eastern Europe and the CIS. It brings together leading experts and lets them share information about the market and the latest trends in the growth of the hotel business. At present Central and Eastern European countries account for about 15 pour cent of the world tourism market and have a well-established rate of growth. The hotel facilities in CIS countries, where Russia holds the leading position, are also adding to their share of the worldwide hospitality economy”, says Walter Neumann, CEO, AZIMUT Hotels.

Hilton Warsaw Hotel and Convention Centre will host the Leaders in Hospitality Summit CEE and CIS and will provide a perfect venue for knowledge exchange and 5star business networking.

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