Did you know that the Indus Valley civilization in India is one of the oldest in the world? Even today, the civilization continues to give us ideas that we can incorporate into our new-age infrastructure. With our 6th Annual Hotelier Summit in India in 2018, we are celebrating the old integrating with the new. With the theme “Back to the Future”, the summit will revolve around the concept of celebrating past successes, learning from previous challenges and integrating these to plan the future.

Focusing on pan India, we are getting to you top buyers and suppliers from the hospitality sector under one roof for pre-scheduled, one-on-one meetings.

Who are our Buyers?
  • Hotel Owners
  • Hotel operators
  • Developers
  • Architects
  • Interior designers
  • Consultants (PMCs & MEPs)
Who are our Suppliers?
  • Bath & Sanitation
  • Doors, Windows & Furnishings
  • Elevators & Escalators
  • Fitness, Spa & Pool
  • Furniture & Furnishings
  • Glass, Glazing & Facades
  • HVAC
  • Lighting Solutions
  • Mattresses and Linen
  • Tiles & Ceramics
  • Wood, Veneers & Floorings
What can you Expect?
  • img 100+ Delegates
  • img 80+ Suppliers
  • img 1500+ Face-to-Face Meetings
  • img 660 Minutes of Networking

what happens at the event?

Keynote Presentation

Gain knowledge and insight from profound speeches and presentations by experts of the HSI industry


Panel Discussions

An interactive Q&A session comprising expert panellists and prequalified buyers and suppliers collaboratively addressing challenges faced in the industry



Garner the interest of leading investors and partners in the audience through a presentation to showcase your unique product or service


Lunch and Networking

Participate in effective networking activities designed to develop strategic relationships with key investors and prospective partners


One-on-One Meetings

A unique opportunity to interact one-on-one with decision makers of companies and the chance to seal the deal at the summit


Cocktail and Gala Dinner

The Cocktail and Gala Dinner will provide an opportunity to interact with the minds behind the efforts that make the HSI hospitality sector what it is today.



Hospitality Leaders’ Industry Choice Awards applauds the success & achievements of the Hospitality Fraternity as a part of the 2 day power-packed Hotelier Summit India



FIRST DAY: 6th Annual Hotelier Summit India
  • 09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
    Registration & Refreshments
    10:15 AM - 10:35 AM
    Prastuti – The Launch
    10:35 AM - 10:50 AM
    Where we came from? & Where are we going?
    A keynote with insights to what passed by and what is to come in the realm of hospitality.
    10:50 AM - 11:30 AM
    Backing the Future
    Consultants, the very start point of any hospitality project come together as a panel to discuss all that affects Indian hospitality industry in the near future, from effects of GST, union budget, RERA, to market intelligence, backing the future with best of their advices.
    11:30 AM - 11:50 PM
    Networking Coffee Break
    11:50 AM - 12:30 PM
    Future Guarding Returns
    Trends & economic environment are like life. Change all the time. So what is it that could be done to secure your returns in future? Hear it from the leaders of hotel industry, what they do to stay the Leaders.
    12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
    Classic Futurists
    12:50 PM - 01:40 PM
    Networking Luncheon
    01:40 PM - 02:20 PM
    Flintstones meet Jetsons
    No design is ever lost to past. This session would ponder on how references from the past can enhance the architecture – built environment and thus impact the modernization of design & thought practice. Witness the powerhouse of creativity discuss the possibilities of amalgamating the ancient designs with the future vision.
    02:20 PM -02:40 PM
    Scaling your Business Masterclass
    Time tested fundamentals along technomic evolution
    02:40 PM - 04:45 PM
    Meetings 1 -6
    04:45 PM - 05:00 PM
    Networking Coffee break
    05:00 PM - 06:40 PM
    Meetings 7 - 11
    06:40 PM - 07:00 PM
    Unwinding break
    07:00 PM - 08:30 PM
    4th Edition Hospitality Leaders' Industry Choice Awards
    08:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Gala Dinner

  • 09:00 AM - 09:30 AM
    09:30 AM - 10:00 AM
    Who am I?
    A special interest session for self-analysis. Be it business traits or personal, what is it that makes you or breaks you? Know from the pundit.
    10:00 PM - 10:40 AM
    Old Wine in a New Bottle
    With food business becoming the next big thing, this panel of trend setters 'chew over' blending classics and the modern ideas of restaurant ventures.
    10:40 AM - 01:40 PM
    Meetings 12 - 20
    01:40 PM - 03:00 PM
    Networking Luncheon
    03:00 PM - 04:00 PM
    Tablefire Discussion
    5 theme tables, namely - (1) For the future - Element Fun (2) The Technology Blue (3) Roots to Shoots - The Hotel Tree (4) Future is the Door (5) Elements of Hospitality Hive
    04:00 PM – 04:10 PM


Mumbai, one of India alpha cities in hospitality, boasts of grand colonial architecture, unique bazaars, temples, beaches, museums, galleries and restaurants. Grand Hyatt provides you the convenience of a luxury hotel and is strategically located between the business district of Bandra Kurla complexes and Mumbai airport. It provides a plethora of amenities such as meeting rooms for business travellers, an international shopping plaza and leisure facilities.


The hospitality sector is one of the leading trades in India. Be a part of it through our initiative. Contact us today!


Dilawar Hussain
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Kartik Kashyap
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Sangeetha Srikrishna
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