Future Hospitality Summit Unveils Lineup of Special Guest Speakers

Future Hospitality Summit (FHS), the hybrid virtual conference developed to explore big ideas and tackle the challenges facing the hospitality industry, has revealed its lineup of special guest speakers. The event will take place live from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia and will be available around the world, on October 26 and 27. The speakers include such industry captains, founders, change-makers and insight experts as Arne Sorenson (Marriott International), Arnold Donald (Carnival Corporation), Gloria Guevara (World Travel & Tourism Council), Alexandre de Juniac (International Air Transport Association), Geoffrey Kent (Abercrombie & Kent) and more.

The summit’s curated lineup of speakers will discuss, reimagine and pave a new path toward the future of hospitality in the Middle East and across the globe. In doing so, the virtual event aims to provide an innovative, inspirational and important platform to bring the industry together at an unprecedented time.

Organized by the Ministry of Tourism Saudi Arabia and G20 Saudi Secretariat, as part of The International Conferences Program, honoring the G20 Saudi presidency year 2020, and powered by Bench Digital, FHS will be officially opened by H.E. Ahmed Al Khateeb, minister of tourism, Saudi Arabia.

Future Hospitality Summit speakers

Live Stage Sessions

The Future Hospitality Summit team is curating a three-pillar program for the industry: To understand the new landscape, collaborate and assess opportunities, and innovate to recreate the industry’s future. The program sessions will be live, and attendees can join the discussion while their favorite speakers are delivering their sessions.

Network With Industry Professionals

When an attendee enters the networking area, the FHS system matches him/her with another decision-maker in the room for a quick video call. Attendees can easily "exchange business cards" by clicking on the connect button.


Roundtables are exclusively designed for more focused interactions and discussions on specific industry topics. Here, a select number of attendees can join a multi-screen live video conversation to exchange business ideas and industry knowledge.

For more information, visit www.futurehospitalitysummit.com.

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