Search IconA magnifying glass icon.
Search IconA magnifying glass icon.

VIRGIN HOTELS NASHVILLEOCT 26-27, 2022

Agenda

Monday,
October 18th

4–8 p.m.

Registration

Location: Barnett Hall Foyer

6–8 p.m.

Welcome Reception

Location: The Courtyard, Ace Hotel

Tuesday,
October 19th

8–9:15 a.m.

Breakfast Buffet

Location: Josephine Estelle

9:15–9:30 a.m.

Welcome

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

9:30–10 a.m.

Keynote

What I’ve Learned: Brad Wilson
Location: Barnett Hall

10–10:45 a.m.

Keynote

Design for All: Antionette Carroll
Location: Barnett Hall

10:45–11:15 a.m.

Networking Break

Location: Barnett Hall Foyer

11:15–noon

Keynote

Climb, Learn, Repeat: Adrian Ballinger
Location: Barnett Hall

Noon–1:30 p.m.

Luncheon

Celebrating this year’s Wave of the Future honorees in a panel discussion:
Kristen Conry, senior vice president of global design for the U.S. + Canada, Marriott International
James Cull, design director, Rottet Studio
Pallavi Dean, founder + creative director, Roar
Damon Lawrence, cofounder, Homage Hospitality
Susan Nugraha, vice president of design + development, Tao Group Hospitality
Jacu Strauss, creative director, Lore Group
Paris Swann, associate vice president of architectural design, Celebrity Cruises at Royal Caribbean Group
Kaitlyn Thornton, studio director, Yabu Pushelberg
Rebecca Weinstein, director of design, Highgate Hotels
Ashley Wilkins, founder + creative director, Islyn Studio

Location: Barnett Music Room | Barnett Dining Room

SPONSORED BY

1:30–2 p.m.

Networking Break

Location: Barnett Hall Foyer

2–2:45 p.m.

Keynote

Hip Hop Architecture: Michael Ford
Location: Barnett Hall

2:45–3 p.m.

Stretch Break

Location: Barnett Hall Foyer

3–4:30 p.m.

Owners Roundtable

Location: Barnett Hall

4:30–6 p.m.

Free Time

6:15 p.m.

Group Departure to Dinner

Location: Ace Lobby

6:30–9:15 p.m.

Cocktails + Dinner

Location: Hotel Peter and Paul

SPONSORED BY

9:30–11 p.m.

NextGen After Hours

Location: Carnaval Lounge