World Class speakers

IHIDCF speakers are high profile and renowned members of the hotel industry. Their expertise, advice on best practice and insights provide you with the latest developments in hotel design & architecture as well as an orientation in an industry that is re-defining itself.

Rupert Simoner

Rupert Simoner

CEO

Vienna House

Jason Wischhoff

Jason Wischhoff

VP Development Europe & Africa

Dream Hotels

George Togonidze

George Togonidze

Founding Partner & CEO

Hotels MC

Ivana Budin Arhanić

Ivana Budin Arhanić

VP Business Development & Corporate Affairs

Valamar

Martina Maly-Gärtner

Martina Maly-Gärtner

COO

Arabella Hospitality

Jan Hazelton

Jan Hazelton

Vice President Development

Kerzner International

Yannick Wagner

Yannick Wagner

VP Central Europe Development

Accor Hotels

Roman Kopacek

Roman Kopacek

Managing Director

Michaeler & Partner

Ulrike Pinter

Ulrike Pinter

Strategic Brand Consultant

moodley brand identity

Thomas PB Frater

Thomas PB Frater

CEO

Hussar & Co.

Otmar Michaeler

Otmar Michaeler

CEO

Falkensteiner Michaeler Tourism Group

Simon Vincent

Simon Vincent

Executive Vice President & President EMEA

Hilton

Ben Martin

Ben Martin

Associate Principal, Consulting, HKS

HKS

Andrew Linwood

Andrew Linwood

Head of Hospitality

Areen Design

Heribert Gangl

Heribert Gangl

Head of Development

Orbis / AccorHotels Eastern Europe

Frank Reul

Frank Reul

Head of Development

Orbis / AccorHotels Eastern Europe

Michael McCartan

Michael McCartan

Managing Director, EMEA

Duetto

Carlos Martin-Rios

Carlos Martin-Rios

Associate Professor of Innovation

Ecole hôtelière de Lausanne

Aaron Greenman

Aaron Greenman

Executive Vice President, Acquisitions & Development-Europe

Interstate Hotels & Resorts

Adam Konieczny

Adam Konieczny

Development Director

Louvre Hotels

Andrew Linwood

Andrew Linwood

Head of Hospitality

Areen Design

Douglas DeBoer

Douglas DeBoer

CEO

Rebel Design+Group

Erich Bernard

Erich Bernard

Owner

bwm Architekten

Frank Reeves

Frank Reeves

Co-Founder & CEO

Avvio

Gesa Rohwedder

Gesa Rohwedder

Head of Hospitality

Drees & Sommer

Haya Molcho

Haya Molcho

Founder

NENI

Jerome Wise

Jerome Wise

VP Enterprise Clients

travelclick

Johannes Menge

Johannes Menge

Global Roll Out Director

ZOKU

Josh Littman

Josh Littman

Head of Luxury Development, Europe

IHG

Kay Strobl

Kay Strobl

Head of Advisory & Valuation Services

Christies

Marco S. Rentsch

Marco S. Rentsch

Director, Head Investor Services

PwC Hospitality & Tourism Centre of Excellence

Marloes Knippenberg

Marloes Knippenberg

CEO, International Hospitality Development

Kerten Capital

Michael Levie

Michael Levie

Founder & CEO

CitizenM

Nuriel Molcho

Nuriel Molcho

Managing Director

NENI

Reiner Nittka

Reiner Nittka

CEO

GBI AG

Roger A. Allen

Roger A. Allen

Group CEO

Resources for Leisure Assets

Simon Rawlings

Simon Rawlings

Creative Director

David Collins Studio

Thomas Emanuel

Thomas Emanuel

Director of Business Development

STR

Tom Leahy

Tom Leahy

Director Market Analysis EMEA

Real Capital Analytics

Tuomas Laakso

Tuomas Laakso

Vice President - International Hotel Development

Marriott International

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