HITEC Charlotte

June 24–27, 2024

Charlotte Convention Center
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Overview

HITEC has a robust 50-year history, gathering thousands of industry professionals to share the latest ideas, trends, best practices and solutions in hospitality technology.


Produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), a global nonprofit hospitality association, HITEC gives attendees access to the latest hospitality technology, industry experts, essential education and the resources to find cost-effective ways to improve company bottom lines. This makes HITEC the largest non-profit show of its kind.


Questions? 

For help with Registration: [email protected]

Fritz Johnson, Sr. Manager Registration and Data Protection

Phone: +1 (512) 220-4019


For information about Exhibits or Sponsorships:

Sales

Phone: +1 (512) 220-6443

 

For general information: [email protected]

Phone: +1 (512) 220-4033

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Schedule

Sunday, June 23
3:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Monday, June 24
7:00 AM – 7:00 PM
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM
10:15 AM – 10:45 AM
2:30 PM – 2:45 PM
3:45 PM – 4:00 PM
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Tuesday, June 25
7:00 AM – 5:30 PM
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
8:00 AM – 8:30 AM
10:00 AM – 4:00 PM
4:00 PM – 5:15 PM
4:00 PM – 4:15 PM
4:15 PM – 5:15 PM
Wednesday, June 26
8:00 AM – 4:00 PM
8:00 AM – 10:00 AM
8:00 AM – 8:15 AM
8:15 AM – 10:00 AM
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
10:00 AM – 3:00 PM
3:00 PM – 3:15 PM
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Thursday, June 27
8:30 AM – 2:00 PM
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Session


Speakers

Bart Berkey
Bart Berkey

Keynote Speaker, Top 2% Podcast Host, Best Selling Author, TEDx Speaker

Ajay Aluri
Ajay Aluri, Ph.D.

Founding Director, Nemacolin Hospitality Innovation/Technology Lab & Associates — West Virginia University

Stacy Beard
Stacy Beard

Client Protection Executive — Bank of America

Mike Blake
Mike Blake

Vice President of IT — KemperSports

Dan Blanchard
Dan Blanchard

Chief Technology Officer — IHG Hotels & Resorts

Aric Briggle
Aric Briggle

Regional Vice President Hotel Finance — Davidson Hospitality Group

Kyuhyun Choi
Kyuhyun Choi

Software Engineer, Full Stack — Dharma Home Suites

John Dobson
John Dobson

Senior Product Manager: Merchant Security and Fraud — Elavon

Scott Fain
Scott Fain

Consulting Systems Engineer — Ruckus Networks

Joseph Falco
Joseph Falco

VP of Operational Strategy & Integration — Highgate

Mark Fletcher
Mark Fletcher

Head of Business Development and Solution Architecture — Amazon Alexa

Rich Foster
Rich Foster

Head of US Partnerships and Enterprise — Tata Communications

Jack Gehrke
Jack Gehrke

Lead Solution Engineer — Slack from Salesforce

Susie Goodwin
Susie Goodwin

Director of IT — Pomeroy Lodging

Derek Harasiuk
Derek Harasiuk

Director, Hospitality Revenue Management — Caesars Entertainment

Sean Hogston
Sean Hogston

Principal Systems Engineer — RUCKUS Networks

Scot Hopps
Scot Hopps

Chief Operating Officer — Lark Hotels

Nick Horgan
Nick Horgan

Chief Commercial Office — Amaze Insights

Tom Jaffe
Tom Jaffe

Lead AI Developer — Prismm

Rohan Jani
Rohan Jani

Associate Vice President, Hotel Technology Products — Hyatt Hotels Corporation

Katy Klefeker
Katy Klefeker

Senior Customer Relationship Manager — Wizehire

Greg Klein
Greg Klein

Special Agent — FBI

Rodney Linville
Rodney Linville

Global Head of Information Technology — Nobu Hospitality

John Mascia
John Mascia

Director of Operations — Hard Rock International

Adam Mogelonsky
Adam Mogelonsky

Partner — Hotel Mogel Consulting Ltd.

Shane O'Flaherty
Shane O'Flaherty

Global Director Travel & Transportation Hospitality — Microsoft Corporation

SK Panda
SK Panda

Vice President, Service Assurance — Comcast Business

Pam Rauseo
Pam Rauseo

Director of AP Automation — Edenred Pay

Doug Rice
Doug Rice

Managing Director — Hospitality Technology Network LLC

Sal Rivera
Sal Rivera

Vice President of Hotel Operations — REVERB by Hard Rock

Fred Santarsiere
Fred Santarsiere

Vice President — Cino Security Solutions LLC.

Eliza Selig
Eliza Selig

Staff VP, Marketing & Communications — Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals

Ambika Sharma
Ambika Sharma

Senior Product Manager: Hospitality — Elavon

Elaine Shuck
Elaine Shuck

Global Hospitality Marketing — HPE Aruba Networking

Rich Siegel
Rich Siegel

President/Publisher — Hospitality Upgrade/Hotel Online

Ian Sloan
Ian Sloan

SVP, Customer Success & Service Delivery — SHR Group

Kareem Taha
Kareem Taha

Vice President of IT — White Elephant Resorts

Kimberly Vassell-Jacobs
Kimberly Vassell-Jacobs

Director of Operations and Analytics — Hotel Investor Apps

Ira Vouk
Ira Vouk

Founder — Hospitality 2.0 Consulting

Shaun Wood
Shaun Wood

Vice President of Enterprise Architecture & Technology — Sonesta International Hotels