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Ace Hotel New Orleans, LouisianaOct 18-19, 2021

Agenda

Monday,
October 18th

4–8 p.m.

Registration

6–8 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Cocktails and networking at Alto Rooftop Bar

Tuesday,
October 19th

8–9:15 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet

9:15–9:30 a.m.

Welcome

Barnett Hall
Paul Bienkowski, publisher, Hospitality Design magazine
Stacy Shoemaker Rauen, editor in chief, Hospitality Design magazine

9:30–10:30 a.m.

Keynote

Barnett Hall
TBD

10:30–11 a.m.

Networking Break

11 a.m.–noon

Keynote

Barnett Hall
TBD

Noon–1:30 p.m.

Luncheon

The Line Austin Topaz Ballroom

Celebrating this year’s Wave of the Future honorees in a panel discussion:
Julien Albertini and Alina Pimkina, cofounders + principals, Asthetíque
Kristen Cochran, vice president of architecture + design, Ian Schrager Company
Rachael Harvey, creative director, Original Reality Group
Emily Keip, vice president of design services Americas, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Sarah Klymson, vice president of product + brand development, Hyatt Hotels Corporation
Li Xiang, president and creative director, X+Living
Rashana Zaklit, hospitality studio director, Gensler
Rami Zeidan, founder + CEO, and Jennifer Bukovec, vice president of design, Life House

SPONSORED BY

1:30–1:45 p.m.

Networking Break

1:45–2:15 p.m.

Keynote

Barnett Hall
TBD

2:15–3:15 p.m.

Keynote

Barnett Hall
TBD

3:15–3:45 p.m.

Networking Break

3:45–5 p.m.

Owners’ Roundtable

Barnett Hall
Get face time with owners, developers, and brand executives during HD’s signature event, NextGen-style

6:30–9:15 p.m.

Cocktails + Dinner

Hotel Peter and Paul
Meet in hotel lobby at 6:15 p.m. for transportation

SPONSORED BY

9:30–11 p.m.

NextGen After Hours