H4 Hotel Berlin-Alexanderplatz, Berlin

#hoteltechnetwork

12th-13th September

2022

Berlin,
Germany

About the Event

HotelTech Network is the only platform in the world dedicated to advancing technological innovation within hospitality sector across the EU. It is the most unique, business driven meeting place which brings together the most prominent decision makers in charge of influencing, buying, implementing and deciding on the use of the new technology and new tech solutions in their respective hotels and hotel chains.

HotelTech Network offers unparalleled opportunity for solution provider to gain access to emerging requirements and meet those that are key to the decision making process.

The HotelTech Networks enables the hospitality sector tech innovators to create trends, explore new technologies and share the most breakthrough ideas for the most effective hotel operations.

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Qualifying the Market

Researching, analysing and prequalifying the buyers and their projects, we make sure you capitalize on potential leads maximize business opportunity

Ultimate Buyers Access

Connecting prequalified projects and their pre-screened buyers, we ensure that every opportunity focuses only on your success

Bringing Global Leaders

The only gathering that host global industry leaders that share their business expertise, insights on future opportunities, future project requirements and buying strategy

Breakthrough Insights

Addressing the most critical topics in the industry, the summit explores the most innovative strategies and effective business solutions, bringing the most daring and unique ideas to life

OUR EXPERTS

Riko Van Santen

CIO & Member Of The Management Board

Kempinski Hotels S.A.

Raimund Notz

Director, Hotel Revenue Optimization – Central & Eastern Europe

Preferred Hotels & Resorts

Jill Simpson

Head of Digital Procurement

IHG

Victoria Fischer

Head of Revenue

Penta Hotels

Simon Schwitallik

Head of Channel Analytics

Design Hotels GmbH

Stefan Urdl

Corporate Director IT

Vienna House

Siim Karu

Chief Revenue Officer

a&o Hostels

Evert Schuele

Chief Commercial Officer

HR Group

Torsten Keppler

Head of IT & Systems

Head of IT of HON-Service GmbH – the IT service provider for Dorint, Essential by Dorint and Hommage hotels

Georgios Ganitis

Director Of Operations Europe

Adina Hotels


WHAT’S ON

Hotel Tech Network BUYERS’ CLUB  is unique, commercially driven platform created to introduce international and regional suppliers to pre-qualied buyers and strategic partners to unlock sales opportunities, expand business network and increase market share. Understanding the niche requirements of both side, series of one to one pre scheduled business meetings are carefully planned to help companies to meet new clients and gain more business opportunities.

HotelTech Network MARKETPLACE will shine spotlight on the latest developing and Changing face of global and regional architecture and design industry providing a unique opportunity for the industry professionals to explore newest solutions for their current and upcoming projects.

Bringing global and regional industry leaders, HotelTech Network explores the latest trends and innovation in technology and hospitality. With most breakthrough ideas and opinions shared by renowned experts, headline stages open dialogue for new business opportunities and explores new projects.

Meet the most sought-after CEOs, CIOs, IT Directors, CFOs, Revenue Management Leaders, Procurement professionals in charge of newest key projects across European region. The business leaders who will share their projects’ requirement and wish list of the suppliers to work.

REVIEWS

“We are excited to sponsor this year’s event where so many leaders and key influences are gathering.”

Thorsten Guggenberger

CEO Gustaffo

“It is a great platform for networking opportunities with industry leaders. Many new contacts were established and existing ones refreshed. Due to the fact that the participation at the event was highly positive for us, we’ve already registered for the upcoming event.“

Richard Proidl

Head of Direct Sales NFON GmbH

“I think such an event is very important for the hospitality industry in the region which is definitely a very important region with unlimited potential I definitely like the structure and it needs a good ratio and combination of panel discussion and guest speakers I really appreciated that I was invited and enjoyed the Summit and will definitely be pleased to come back”

Christopher Cox

Regional Director Central & Eastern Europe Preferred Hotels & Resorts

HOTEL TECH NETWORK NEWS

Which technologies & apps will have the greatest impact in 2022?

The pandemic accelerated digital transformation by 10 years (McKinsey & Company) and today’s travel consumers have become more digitally and tech-savvy than ever. Many of today’s travelers’ service expectations are around self-service, around do-it-yourself, from online planning and booking, to preferences for contactless check-in, mobile keys, voice assistants, and communication with hotel staff via messaging.…

The hotel of the future: Interview with GM about technology in 2030

What IT tools and platforms does the hotel of the future require? What might be the technology competencies of future hotel general managers? This imaginary interview between EHL professor Ian Millar and BOSC6 student Kelly Sebastianutto propels us into a top London hotel in 2030 where Kelly is the newly-appointed General Manager. New position, how…

8 Disruptive Hotel Technology Trends to Watch in 2022

For those of us keeping an eye on technology in hotels, it can be difficult to discern what trends are here to stay and what trends are simply a marketing stunt. We can’t predict what will happen in the future, but we can watch industry trends as leading indicators. That’s just what we’ve done to…

Why AI-Powered Hotel Revenue Management Is Taking The Hospitality Industry By Storm

Automation has become the driving force in the evolution of revenue management.
Leveraging advances in artificial …

With $45 Million Investment, Beekeeper Generates Buzz for Its Hotel Employee Communications Platform

Beekeeper, a mobile-first operational communications platform for non-desk workforces, including blue-collar …

How Millennials Helped this Founder to Create Indonesia’s Leading Budget Hotel Chain

Just over three years ago, when Amit Saberwal founded RedDoorz, it was a SaaS-based company to help hotel owners in …

Hospitality Trends: Here’s How Technology Is Transforming The Guest Experience

With the aid of Artificial Intelligence and analytics, hospitality businesses are able to create end-to-end experiences

The Devil is in the Details: Using Data to Transform Your Hotel

We all know the saying, “The devil is in the details.” Well, for hotels, those details can often be found in one, ever-important place …

Marriott Unveils Distribution Technology Platform For Its New Home Rental Offering

Largely in response to the growing competitive threat posed by Airbnb and other players in the home-sharing rental space …

HOTEL TECH NETWORK SPONSORS

HOTEL TECH NETWORK PARTNERS

Company Profile:

Legrand Integrated Solutions is the Legrand group brand focusing on Guest Room Management Systems (GRMS) and integrations.

This team is focused on delivering not only the tailor-made Guest room automation solution to your hotel project but is also specialist by smart third-party integrations with other technologies existing in the project such as access control systems, booking software’s etc. The ultimate goal is to reach the highest guest comfort but also to enhance the staff service and the hotel energy efficiency all at ones.

As technology expands, hotel guests continue to search out new and original experiences during their stay, and that’s why next to the integration of the light, shutter and temperature a full integration with a hotel management software, access control, 3rd party heating cooling systems & full building automation is highly required.

Legrand Integrated Solutions offer a wide range of integrated solutions for all project types

Quote:

Legrand integrated Solutions is delighted to announce their participation at “hotel technology network summit 2022” in Berlin. We look forward to this opportunity to demonstrate, hotel investors, how to reach enhanced guest comfort, best staff service and energy efficiency all at ones with our Legrand Guest Room Management System- Davide Zanzi, General Manager 

NFON

NFON GmbH, based in St. Pölten, is a subsidiary of NFON AG. Headquartered in Munich, NFON AG is the leading European provider of voice-centric business communications from the cloud. The listed company (Frankfurt Stock Exchange, Prime Standard) includes over 3,000 partners in 15 European countries, seven subsidiaries and counts 50,000 companies as its customers. With the core product Cloudya, the smart cloud communications platform, NFON offers simplified voice calling, easy video conferencing, and seamless integrations for CRM and collaboration tools for small and medium sized companies. The NFON portfolio consists of four segments: Business Communications with Cloudya, Customer Contact, Integration and Enablement. NFON guides companies into the future of business communication with intuitive communication solutions.

Mitel

Customer satisfaction is of utmost importance for hotels and any business offering guest management services. The entire staff strives for this. A communication solution, seamlessly integrated into the business processes, perfectly supports employees in their day-to-day work serving the guests. It increases productivity and quality of services, while keeping operating costs low. This is why smooth communication is at the heart of every successful hotel. Mitel customers enjoy flexible, scalable, secure communications, optimized to meet the needs of the hospitality industry, from small economy hotels through to some of the world’s most famous luxury hotels. Powering more than 2 billion connections every day, Mitel helps businesses connect, collaborate and take care of their customers. Mitel’s business communications experts serve more than 60 million users with over 2500 channel partners in more than 100 countries. Doing so Mitel is also close to you

Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric is leading the Digital Transformation of Energy Management and Automation in Homes, Buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries. With global presence in over 100 countries, Schneider is the undisputable leader in Power Management – Medium Voltage, Low Voltage and Secure Power, and in Automation Systems. We provide integrated efficiency solutions, combining energy, automation and software. In our global Ecosystem, we collaborate with the largest Partner, Integrator and Developer Community on our Open Platform to deliver real-time control and operational efficiency. We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment.

Worldline

Worldline is the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry. Worldline delivers new-generation services, enabling its customers to offer smooth and innovative solutions to the end consumer. Key actor for B2B2C industries, with nearly 45 years of experience, Worldline supports and contributes to the success of all businesses and administrative services in a perpetually evolving market. Worldline offers a unique and flexible business model built around a global and growing portfolio, thus enabling end-toend support. Worldline activities are organized around three axes: Merchant Services, Mobility & e-Transactional Services and Financial Services including equensWorldline. Worldline employs more than 9,400 people worldwide, with revenue of circa € 1.6 billion on a yearly basis. Worldline is an Atos company.

Siemens

Smart infrastructure (SI) from Siemens makes the world a more connected and caring place – where resources are valued, where impact on the world is considered, where sustainable energy is delivered reliably and efficiently. It provides the flexible infrastructure to allow society to evolve and respond to changing conditions. SI addresses the urgent challenges of Urbanization and Climate change by connecting Energy systems, Buildings and Industries. Technology and the ingenuity of people come together to be at one with our environments and to care for our world. Siemens Smart Infrastructure is doing this from the macro to the micro level, from physical products, components and systems to connected, cloud-based digital offerings and services. Siemens offers a broad portfolio of grid control and automation; low- and medium-voltage power distribution, switching and control; and building automation, fire safety and security, HVAC control and energy solutions. The headquarters of Siemens Smart Infrastructure is located in Zug (Switzerland). The company employs worldwide approximately 71.000 employees.

Otrum

Otrum is the market leading hosted solutions partner to the hospitality industry, with software operating across multiple platforms including TVs, signage and smart devices. Research and development is an integral in-house function and, with full control of product IPR, Otrum can rapidly address market needs. Otrum Enterprise is the in-room segment leader in functionality, stability and ease of use, all of this over existing infrastructure. Otrum Enterprise is used by over 1.5 million guests each month. Otrum Digital Signage provides powerful communication throughout an entire property, with a superior wayfinding service, meeting overview screens and digital door signs. Otrum Digital Signage is installed in over 600 hotels. Otrum operates with a network of strategic partners throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia. The company been at the forefront of in-room guest centric technology since 1985. For more information, visit www.otrum.com.