Programme

PROGRAMME in progress

Embrace ESG for people, planet and prosperity.

Day 1, Monday 27 June

HITT ON THE SHIP anchoring at the quay wall

Start in the early afternoon, boarding the event ship Orca Ten Broke
in Berlin Alt Moabit 91, next to Ameron Hotel Abion Spreebogen

14.00 Register

14.45 Welcome on board

15.00 Key note
Unprecedented times call for unprecedented actions.

15.45 Break

16.00-18.00 Impulse 1
Sustainable Finance & New Ways to ROI. Where’s the hoteliers’ access to monetary resources?

  • Ross Petar, Head of EMEA Hotel Valuation Advisory, JLL London

19.00 Relax! Get-Together at Restaurant Ship PATIO (5 min. walk)

Day 2, Tuesday 28 June

HITT ON THE SHIP floating across the waterways

8.30 Boarding the event ship Orca Ten Broke

9.00 (sharp!) Departure of the floating think tank.Welcome on board!

9.30-11.30 Impulse 2
Make Sustainability the best choice! How can operators offer sustainable choices and encourage sustainable behaviour on- and offline? And how do they line up with suppliers?

This session will include three topics: Nudging Behavior, Supply Chain, Franchise

11.30 Lunch on board

12.30-14.30 Impulse 3
Eliminating Emissions. How to construct, convert and operate properties that pay off for the environment and stakeholders.

  • Anthony Williams, Program Director Tourism & Sustainability Development, Buro Happold
  • Thomas Kraubitz, Director and Head of Sustainability & Climate Europe, Consultancy Buro Happold
  • Patrick Lüth, Architect, Managing Director & Partner, Snøhetta

14.30-15.00 Break

15.00-17.00 Impulse 4
Social, the “S” in ESG. The importance of social sustainability for corporate structures. Talk labour mobility, search for talent, working conditions, fair compensations and equality.

17.00-17.15 Break

17.15-18.00 Summary & Preview HITT 2023

18.00 Planned arrival with the ship in Moabit

Followed by a farewell dinner nearby. Relax!

Speakers

Glenn Mandziuk
CEO, Sustainable Hospitality Alliance

Ross Petar
Head of EMEA Hotel Valuation Advisory, JLL London

Cris Tarrant

Crispian Tarrant
CEO, BVA-BDRC

Philip Halanen
Head of Sourcing & Sustainability EMEA, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts

Anthony Williams
Program Director Tourism & Sustainability Development, Buro Happold

Thomas Kraubitz
Director and Head of Sustainability & Climate Europe, Consultancy Buro Happold

Patrick Lüth
Architect, Managing Director & Partner, Snøhetta