Past Conference 2015
Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Indonesia 2015 successfully concludes on September 3, 2015
Hosted by HVS, the 2nd edition of THINC Indonesia 2015 which took place on 2 and 3 September at the Sofitel Bali Nusa Dua Beach Resort,concluded on a high note. The two-day conference lived up to its reputation of being a one-of-a-kind hospitality event in Indonesia, once again creating a unique platform to deliberate on the development and direction of the hotel and tourism industry in the region.
Co-Hosted by the Ministry of Tourism, Republic of Indonesia and the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM), the conference brought together close to 250 industry stakeholders, business leaders and key decision-makers from across 15 nations.
This year the conference saw a prestigious lineup of speakers, including Budi Tirtawisata, Group CEO, Panorama Group; Frederic Flageat-Simon, CEO - Asia, Commune Hotels+Resorts; Marc Steinmeyer, President Director and Founder, Tauzia Hotel Management; Michael Issenberg, Chairman and CEO - APAC, Accor; Peter Henley, President and CEO, Onyx Hospitality; Robert Warman, CEO, Langham Hotel Group; Roy Sindhunirmala, Founder and CEO, Twenty One Development Group, and Thorsten Kirschke, President - APAC, Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, among others, discuss latest developments and markets in the region, and share valuable insights on the tourism and hotel industry in Indonesia and the larger SE Asian region.
Indeed, the exotic island location makes this hotel and tourism investment conference rather unusual. Breaking the stereotype by moving away from the hustle-bustle of the city, the conference offers a unique setting and a relaxed ambience to all delegates.
Manav Thadani, Chairman - Asia Pacific, HVS said, "At THINC Indonesia, our aim is to consistently scale greater heights in the range and scope of opportunities for networking and interaction, and in bringing important issues to the discussion table. It remains our endeavor to showcase a premier event which attracts the most influential owners, operators, developers, lenders and hospitality leaders in the region as well as globally,and provide a platform which facilitates dialogue and addresses some of the critical challenges facing the industry.”He adds, "We are grateful to all delegates and partners and a special note of thanks to the Ministry of Tourism Indonesia and the Indonesia Investment Coordinating Board (BKPM) for their continued patronage."
The THINC Indonesia Organizing Committee expresses its heartfelt gratitude to all sponsors, partners, speakers and delegates for their valued support, and for contributing towards an immensely successful 2015 event.