The Arabian Resort Funding Convention will return to Ras Al Khaimah for 2019, with the occasion set to happen from April Ninth-11th.
The annual data and networking platform for the lodge funding group will happen in an all new purpose-built AHIC Village within the grounds of the Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah.
Bench Occasions will host AHIC 2019 in partnership with Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Growth Authority.
Jonathan Worsley, chairman of Bench Occasions and founding father of AHIC, stated: “We have been extremely happy to have greater than 40 of our Advisory Board members attend this yr’s assembly, which is such an vital a part of the programming for AHIC.
“It was additionally nice to see the keenness and anticipation for our return to Ras Al Khaimah in 2019 following the success of this yr’s occasion with our companions at Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Growth Authority.”
The 2019 programme, themed ‘Synchronised for Success’, is being developed following the AHIC Advisory Board, held on the Emirates Academy of Hospitality Administration in Dubai, at which greater than 40 of the Center East’s main lodge house owners, builders, operators and consultants gathered to debate the primary points and alternatives that drive the lodge funding business within the Center East.
The board revealed shared sentiment concerning the significance of making concord amongst lodge funding stakeholders, the necessity to talk about the shift in lodge working fashions the business is witnessing, the will for insights from different enterprise sectors by way of disruption, and the chance to discover the affect and alternative of latest applied sciences and sustainable design and growth – all matters that might be featured within the AHIC 2019 programme.
Haitham Mattar, chief government of Ras Al Khaimah Tourism Growth Authority stated: “We’re delighted to be internet hosting AHIC in Ras Al Khaimah for the second yr following final yr’s phenomenal success.
“Beneath the patronage of sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi we look ahead to welcoming the area’s most senior lodge traders, builders, operators and world-class audio system to share insights, alternate data and alternatives that may drive the tourism and hospitality sector ahead.
“AHIC will function an amazing platform for us to showcase Ras Al Khaimah’s new Vacation spot Technique as we purpose to draw three million guests by 2025.”