18th & 19th October 2016
Ramada Plaza Belfast
Hospitality Exchange, the event for everyone who works in the hospitality industry, is back in the Ramada Plaza Belfast on 18th & 19th October.
Whether you own, manage or work in a hotel, B&B, pub, restaurant, museum, airline or coffee shop: if you’re interested in developing and want to tap into innovation to drive business, then Hospitality Exchange is where you need to be!
What’s happening on Tuesday
Create, Cook, Serve
10.00 | £35
Grab the opportunity to share in the creativity of Erik Van Der Veken. Be inspired by the cutting edge cookery of two-star Michelin chef Daniel Clifford and get an insight into superb service from Derek Bulmer, former Michelin Guide editor. It’s guaranteed to be a truly unique experience.
13.00 | £15
Something a bit different from the Ramada kitchen for Tuesday’s casual lunch.
14.00 | £35
Hospitality expert, Prof Rob Kwortnik, is flying in from New York’s Cornell University to deliver this tailored session! You may think marketing is for other people – Rob is here to change your mind.
9.00 – 17.00 | FREE
Over 40 exhibitors will be on site showcasing innovation within the industry at this free exhibition, which is open from 9am – 5pm. Check out the latest products.
What’s happening on Wednesday
8.00 | £20
Join our team of industry experts who will provide an insight into the current business climate.
10.30 | £25
This session will explore topical issues, current challenges and future opportunities.
9.00 – 14.00 | FREE
The free exhibition with over 40 exhibitors is open from 9am to 2pm, so just pop in whenever you want.
13.00 | £35
Economy Minister Simon Hamilton MLA will give a keynote address on the industry’s role in the Programme for Government, the new Tourism Strategy and rebalancing of the economy.
The Posh Pumpkin Party
19.30 | £75
The infamous Gala Ball will have a posh pumpkin theme, an autumnal menu and entertainment with a country twang.