See you in Porec?
Hotel Operations Weekend is the only hotel operations Festival organized in Europe. The main goal is to gather tourism and hotel middle management representatives from the entire region, to present global hotel operations trends, to facilitate implementation of new products and services and to ensure to participants great entertainment and networking.
This year panelists
Great guests who will make HOW 2019 great
Join us at the largest regional hotel conference.
In first two years, more place was sought, and there were none left. Do you want to allow this to happen to you?
Registrations for HOW 2019 are closed. See you in 2020!
An introduction of what to expects this year
Wednesday, October 16th 2019.
Welcome cocktail & networking (Isabella Hotel, Lobby bar)
Thursday, October 17th 2019.
Going green – sustainability is the new “it” word. How can we participate in saving the planet…and adding additional value to our guests?
Moderator: George Tziallas, Ex-Secretary General Ministry of Tourism Greece
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Presentation&panel discussion: How to maximise your operations revenue in respect to your guests and different markets they are coming from?
- Katarina Larisa Ham, Quintessentially
- Petra Zierer, Kempinski Palace Portorož
- Dejan Steiner, BW Kranjska Gora
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Sales & Marketing: Fight club in revenue management: If the bookings are down – do we keep the prices and risk to be half full or do we discount prices to fill in property?
- Mirella Premeru, Valamar Riviera
- Regis Morin, Point A Hotels by Queensway Group
- Cahit Sahin, Montgomerie Maxx Royal Golf Club
Moderator: Jovan Mladenović, Sheraton Novi Sad
Gathering Hall A
Hall A & B
Dinner & Party
Friday, October 18th 2019.
Closing of the Festival and awarding the main prize
Hotel GMs’ Assistants
Hotel Operation Managers
Sales and Marketing Managers
Human Resource Managers
Who are HOW Festival participants?
Who joined us so far?
Technical Department Managers
Restaurant/ bars Managers
Cost Control Managers
Become a HOW partner
Festival goal is to present the trends in hotel operations to the participants and to encourage them to implement new products and services while ensuring an opportunity for networking and fun.
Timing of the festival is set in the period of preparations and budgeting for the next tourist season in order to make sure that these products and services can be promptly implemented.
If you are interested for cooperation, you can download our sponsor presentation here.