Marriott International's Group President - International, Craig Smith.
Marriott International’s Group President – International, Craig Smith.

HM is set to host a free virtual industry webinar titled ‘The Recovery Starts Now‘ on June 18 featuring some of the leading hoteliers in Asia-Pacific.

Hosted by HM magazine Editor-In-Chief and AHICE Content Committee Chair, James Wilkinson, the 1.5-hour long webinar will be a market snapshot on what to expect in the coming weeks and months as the recovery from COVID-19 starts in many countries in the region.

Confirmed speakers include:
-Craig S. Smith, Group President – International, Marriott International (Hong Kong)
-David Mansfield, COO, Quest Apartment Hotels (Melbourne)
-Dean Long, CEO, Accommodation Association (Sydney)
-Dr Jerry Schwartz, Director, Schwartz Family Company (Sydney)
-Girish Jhunjhnuwala, CEO & Founder, Ovolo Hotels (Hong Kong)
-Leanne Harwood, MD – Australasia/Japan, IHG (Sydney)
-Michael Johnson, CEO, Tourism Accommodation Australia (Sydney)
-Sally Attfield, Hotel Sector Manager, Tourism Industry Aotearoa (Wellington)
-Simon McGrath, COO – Pacific, Accor (Sydney)
-Trent Fraser, CEO, Choice Hotels AsiaPac (Melbourne)

Details of the webinar:
-When: Thursday, June 18, 2020
-Time: 11:00 AM AEST – 12:30 PM AEST
-Where: Online – Click here to Register Now
-Your Host: James Wilkinson, Editor-In-Chief – HM magazine & AHICE Conference Chair (Sydney)

HM‘s ‘The Recovery Starts Now‘ webinar is proudly presented by the Australasian Hotel Industry Conference and Exhibition (AHICE) Diamond Sponsors Hostplus and Intrust Super.

James Wilkinson

Editor-In-Chief, Hotel Management