HITT – HospitalityInside Think Tank
Shaping your future in Hospitality.
Sunday, May 19
Get-together at the Select Hotel Berlin Spiegelturm
Sky Tower Lounge Bar
Freiheit 5, 13597 Berlin
Welcome to Berlin and the HITT, Edition 2!
Monday, May 20
Boarding – Seminar Ship
The ship leaves and arrives again at the jetty “Hafenplatz” in
the Wröhmännerpark in Berlin-Spandau.
Cast off! The journey begins.
The ship will leave.
Defining goals and outcomes.
Listen! Question! Interact!
By Maria Puetz-Willems, Founder & Editor-in-Chief,
hospitalityInside.com & Tim Davis, Founder & Managing
Partner, PACE Dimensions
IMPULSE 1: Transition to digital.
Digitalisation meets Legacy.
Which sectors are more advanced, how is the hotel industry
positioned? The big picture. Where companies are gaining
most advantage from digital maturity, success factors and
biggest issues to overcome.
Networking and Motivating Coffee at the Upper Deck.
IMPULSE 2: Learning from others.
Retail. On the driving seat of digitalisation?
Both retail and hotels are customer-centric industries selling
their products offline (stationary) and online today. Which
levers does retail use to approach the customers digitally?
Impulse Generator: Dr Marc Schumacher, Managing
Partner, LIGANOVA The BrandRetail Company
Networking & Relaxing Lunch.
IMPULSE 3: Digital solutions for staff development.
Human Resources 4.0. The shift in thought leadership.
Align personal and professional development: How leaders empower the next generation and redefine relationships in a changing corporate culture.
Impulse Generator: Catherine Gaudry, Group Head Talent and Transformation, Scholz & Friends Group
Networking & Refreshing Tea at the Upper Deck.
IMPULSE 4: Watch out.
Feedback from the frontiers of digitalisation.
How to bring digitalisation to life. Listen to success stories and
challenges to overcome from companies on the move to
the new era.
Impulse Generator: Bill Kanarick, Global Customer Leader, EY and former Chief Strategy Officer, Publicis.Sapient
to be followed by an open DISCUSSION.
Dialogue between the experts and the audience.
By Tim Davis.
The new HITT community
Shaping your future.
Let’s discuss the focuses of the next HITT, post-communication and the next networking activities.
The seminar ship is back at the “Hafenplatz” jetty at
Farewell Dinner at Raymons – Das Fischrestaurant
on the banks of the Havel river
Frieda-Arnheim-Promenade 7, 13585 Berlin