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THE 2019 HITEC EUROPE Program planning is underway and the 2019 SPEAKERS will be added soon.

The 2018 HITEC Europe Speakers Were

Willem Both

Willem Both

Both is a executive vice president of IT for Kerzner International.

CIO Hot-Topic Discussion Panel

Fergus Boyd

Fergus Boyd

Boyd is the vice president of digital and IT at Yotel Ltd., and is a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

Robotics: The Future and Operations

Jorge Carmona

Carmona is co-founder of Veovox AA, a Swiss IT company specialized in the development of speech recognition solutions for the Hospitality, foodservice and retail industries.

Artificial Intelligence and Voice Recognition: Impact on Hospitality

Lennert De Jong

Lennert De Jong

De Jong is chief commercial officer at citizenM.

OTAs How are they Eating our Cheese?

Ingo Dignas

Ingo Dignas

Dignas is co-founder and CEO at Protel

Service Bus Technology: What's Next with the New Hotel OS

Alley Dombey Northfield

Ally Dombey Northfield

Dombey Northfield is director at Revenue by Design, and a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

OTAs: How are they Eating our Cheese?

Diane Estner

Diane Estner

Estner is president and CEO of DANNI enterprise and co-founder of Women in Wireless.

Sustainability: Why do it?

Andrew Evans

Andrew Evans

Evens is CEO of Keystep Solutions. 

Robotics: The Future and Operations

Chris Gunton

Chris Gunton

Gunton is the founder and managing director of CGA Integration.

Meeting Room Technology

Gwendolyn Graman

Gwendolyn Graman

Graman is global proposition lead conversational commerce at Capgemini.

Artificial Inteligence and Voice Recognition: Impact on Hospitality

Alvaro Hidalgo

Alvaro Hidalgo

Hidalgo is managing partner at First Logic Consulting, chair of HFTP’s HDPO GDPR Task Force and a member on the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer: Introduction and Update
General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Kees Jacobs

Kees Jacobs

Jacobs is digital proposition lead at Capgemini.

Artificial Intelligence and Voice Recognition:  Impact on Hospitality

Daniel Johnson

Daniel Johnson

Johnson is partner/co-founder of Venza and a member HFTP’s HDPO GDPR Task Force.

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Timo Kettern

Timo Kettern

Kettern is director of information technology at Event Hotels and a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council. 

Robotics: The Future and Operations
General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Michael Levie

Michael Levie

Levie is Chief Operations Officer of citizenM Hotels, HFTP Board Treasurer and a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer: Introduction and Update
General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Hampus Ljunggren

Hampus Ljunggren

Ljunggren is head of strategy for Travel Appeal. 

Artificial Intelligence and Voice Recognition: Impact on Hospitality

Jean Jacques Loheac

Jean-Jacques Loheac

Loheac is owner at 4C-Consulting.

CIO Hot-Topic Discussion Panel

Mike O'Mahoney

Mike O'Mahoney

O'Mahoney is group finance director at Grace Hotels

Pitching the Value of IT

Sherry Marek

Sherry Marek

Marek is co-founder and vice president of Datavision Technologies.

Data Science: The New Breed of Business Intelligence

Nick Mathot

Nick Mathot

Mathot is a business deveopment manager Europe at SpotMe

Meeting Room Technology

Jose Medio

Jose Medio, CIPP/US, CIPP/E

Medio is chief privacy officer at Mediadd and a member of HFTP's HDPO GDPR Task Force.

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer: Introduction and Update
General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Niels Mekenkamp

Niels Mekenkamp

Mekenkamp is Hospitality Pre-Sales EMEA at Infor Hospitality

OTAs: How are they Eating our Cheese?

Ian Millar

Ian Millar

Millar is senior lecturer information technology at Ecole hoteliere de Lausanne.

Artificial Intelligence and Voice Recognition: Impact of Hospitality

Florian Montag

Florian Montag

Montag is co-founder at Hotelhero. 

The Hunger Games: Hospitality Innovation

Daan Noordeloos

Daan Noordeloos

Noordeloos is circle lead organizational development at Transavia Airlines.

The Next Step in the Customer Journey: True Measurement with Technology

Richard Oram

Richard Oram

Oram is senior director sales consulting-hospitality systems (EMEA) at Oracle.

The Hunger Games: Hospitality Innovation

John Owen

John Owen

Owen is a hospitality sales manager, EMEA at Mitel.

Service Bus Technology: What's Next for the New Hotel OS

Della Payne

Della Payne

Payne is founder and managing director of change++.

Data Science: The New Breed of Business Intelligence

David Pryde

David Pryde

Pryde is head of IT at The Strand Palace Hotel.

Pitching the Value of IT

John Rawcliffe

John Rawcliffe

Rawcliffe is interim IT director at jfd-IT.

Pitching the Value of IT

Brian Reeves

Brian Reeves

Reeves is co-founder and CEO of GOPAR Digital.

Data Science: The New Breed of Business Intelligence

Frank Reeves

Frank Reeves

Reeves is co-founder and CEO of Avvio.com.

Artificial Intelligence and Voice Recognition:  Impact on Hospitality

Marc C. Riebe

Marc C. Riebe

Riebe is founder of eLocations.com.

Blockchain

Roberto Rodriguez

Roberto Rodriguez

Rodriguez is a PHD candidate at the Universitat Jaume I, researching measuring sustainability in the hotel industry.  He is a Program Manager and Sustainability and Social Responsibility Lecturer at Les Roches Marbella International School of Hotel Management.

Sustainability: Why do it?

Samir Sharma

Samir Sharma

Sharma is CEO at datazuum.

Data Science: The New Breed of Business Intelligence

Prakash Vinodrai Shukla

Prakash Vindorai Shukla

Shukla is managing partner of Wayfare vc.

CIO Hot-Topic Discussion Panel

Pete Simpson

Pete Simpson

Simpson is SVP Global Business Technology with protel hotelsoftware GmbH.

The Hunger Games: Hospitality Innovation

Iris Steinmetz

Iris Steinmetz

Steinmetz is VP of Data Partnerships at SnapShot GmbH.

Service Bus Technology: What's Next for the New Hotel OS

Ben Stephenson

Ben Stevenson

Stephenson is founder and CEO of Impala.

The Hunger Games: Hospitality Innovation

Barry Thomas, CHTP

Barry Thomas, CHTP

Thomas is area director of information technology at Rosewood London and a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

Pitching the Value of IT
Meeting Room Technology

Stephanie Timsit

Stephanie Timsit

Timsit is director of finance at Mandarin Oriental London Hyde Park and One Hyde Park Residences. 

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

David Turnbull

David Turnbull

Turnbull is co-found and CCO at SnapShot GmbH.

The Hunger Games: Hospitality Innovation

Jan Jaap van Roon

Jan Jaap van Roon

van Roon is CEO & Founder of IRECKONU.

Blockchain
Service Bus Technology:  What's Next for the New Hotel OS

Arthur van der Wees

Arthur van der Wees

van der Wees is managing director of Arthur's Legal, CEO Zapplied Platform.

Blockchain

Inge van Weert

Inge van Weert

van Weert is hotel general manager for QO Amsterdam.

Sustainability: Why do it?

Rajesh Vohra

Rajesh Vohra

Vohra is director at Sarova Hotels Ltd., and a member of HFTP's HDPO GDPR Task Force.

General Data Protection Regulations and Data Protection Officer Q & A Session

Derek Wood

Derek Wood

Wood is managing director at Derek Wood Associates Ltd, a current director on the 2016-2017 HFTP Global Board and co-chair of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

Meeting Room Technology

NancyWolff

Nancy Wolff

Wolff is a technology strategist at Techstars.

Service Bus Technology: What's Next for the New Hotel OS

Lyle Worthington, CHTP

Lyle Worthington, CHTP

Worthington is CIO at The Student Hotel in Amsterdam. He is the immediate past president of the HFTP Global Board of Directors and a member of the HITEC Amsterdam Advisory Council.

Robotics: The Future and Operations
CIO Hot-Topic Discussion Panel

Sam Zawadi

Sam Zawadi

Zawadi is an independent agile delivery and transformation professional with Agilica, and founder of the Agnostic Agile movement. Zawadi is a licensed SAFe 4.5 trainer and practitioner. 

Agile is Important to your Business, and you Need to Embrace it

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