Save the date!

28th Hotel Leadership Conference

11th January - 12th January Park Plaza Riverbank, London

The Hotel Leadership Conference, presented by the Master Innholders, is open to all hoteliers looking to take on the challenges of the upcoming year head on and inspire a new way of thinking.


Event Details

date & venue

Save the date: The 28th Hotel Leadership Conference 2021
11-12 January 2021
Park Plaza Riverbank, London


2020 Highlights:

The 2020 event saw over 450 hotel professionals converge at Hilton London Bankside for two days of leading educational sessions and unparalleled networking opportunities. The theme of the 2020 agenda aimed to challenge hoteliers’ perceptions and provide them with a framework on how they can utilise local and global opportunities to deliver innovation.

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Details on 2021 ticket prices and availability will be shared in the coming months.

2020 Speakers
2020 Programme

Day One: Monday 13 January 2020
11.30am – Registration opens, sponsor showcase and lunch
12.30pm – Welcome from the Chairman
12.45pm – Shed Simove, Entrepreneur & Motivational Speaker
1.45pm – Mark Radda, Founder & Lead Strategist, Radda
2.30pm – Kate Nicholls, CEO, UKHospitality
2.45pm – Break
3.20pm – Simon Stenning, Founder,
3.55pm – Nigel Risner, CEO, Nigel Risner & Associates
5.25pm – Day one closes
7pm – Champagne reception
7.30pm – Gala dinner


Day Two: Tuesday 14 January 2020
8.30am – Breakfast
9am – Welcome from the Chairman
9.05am – Onno Poortier, Co-founder, NOW
9.35am – Suzanne Robinson, Managing Director, Happen UK
10.20am – Break
10.55am – Professor Joe Nellis, Cranfield University
11.40am – Keith Coats, Global Leadership Expert – sponsored by CASNA
1.30pm – Lunch

2020 Sponsors