MARCH 28-30, 2017 RAI AMSTERDAM CONVENTION CENTRE
AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS

Tuesday, 28 March

10:00 – 10:30

CIO & CFO Event

By invitation only.

Welcome & Introductions
D203

Learn what HFTP, producer of HITEC, is doing globally as an association in 2017.

Welcome Remarks: Frank Wolfe, CAE is CEO at HFTP; Lyle Worthington, CHTP is CIO at The Student Hotel as well as the current HFTP 2016-2017 Global President.

10:30 – 11:30

New EU Data Privacy Legislation
D203

Speakers: Jose Medio, CIPP/US, CIPP/E is a founding partner with the Privalis Group; Alvaro Hidalgo is managing partner at First Logic Consulting as well as a member on the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

11:30 – 13:00

CIO Round Table Discussions
D203

These round-tables will bring together high-level hospitality CIOs from across Europe, for a face-to-face discussion on crucial issues their companies are encountering.

Moderators: Carson Booth, CHTP is a former global VP of technology as well as the chairman of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council; Lyle Worthington, CHTP is CIO at The Student Hotel as well as the current HFTP 2016-2017 Global President.

CFO Round Table Discussions
D204

These round-tables will bring together high-level hospitality CFOs from across Europe, for a face-to-face discussion on crucial issues their companies are encountering.

Moderators: Chris Garland is a consultant as well as a director on the HFTP Global Board; Arlene Ramirez, CHAE, CHE, CHIA, MBA is principal at ADR Hospitality Consulting as well as the current HFTP 2016-2017 Immediate Past President

12:00 – 18:00

Registration Open
Elicium, Entrance D

Onsite registration is located in the Elicium, Entrance D in the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre. Attendees and exhibitors can pick up their badges and/or register on-site during these times. Pre-registered attendees/exhibitors will need their QR code and a form of identification to retrieve their registration.  

E20X

14:30 – 17:30

Entrepreneur 20X (E20X)
D201 & D202

HFTP is bringing its successful hospitality technology start-up pitch competition, Entrepreneur 20X (E20X), to Europe for the first time at HITEC Amsterdam. Reinvigorating the hospitality technology industry, HFTP’s expanding E20X program features ambitious, unfunded entrepreneurs presenting breakthrough business concepts to a room full of HITEC attendees as well as a panel of expert judges including hospitality CIO’s, angel investors, serial entrepreneurs and industry insiders. Learn More>

Exclusive Sponsor: HoReCa.digital

17:30 – 19:00

Beer & Bull Entrepreneur 20X Reception
Holland Lounge

Relax, network, socialize and meet the Entrepreneur 20X participants.

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