Having successfully established a reputation for itself in global locations such as Indonesia, Africa and Sri Lanka, THINC conferences is proud to launch its inaugural event in Bangkok, Thailand, in May 2018. Christened 'THINC INNOVATE', the conference aims to truly create a differentiation and establish itself as a must-attend hospitality event in the region.

This first-of-its-kind hotel investment conference aims to create a true knowledge-sharing platform that will offer participants a unique and enriching experience. The conference will bring together prominent leaders from the hospitality industry to share their experiences and leadership lessons, as well as innovators and changemakers across the globe from different industries and sectors to talk about best practices and their most innovative concepts. Notable speakers at this year’s event include Bernhard Bohnenberger, President, Six Senses Hotels Resorts and Spas; David Keen, Chief Executive Officer, QUO; Douglas Martell, President and CEO, Onyx Hospitality Group; Dr. Thitinan Pongsudhirak, Professor and Director of the Institute of Security and International Studies, Chulalongkorn University; Jens Thraenhart, Executive Director, Mekong Tourism Coordinating Office (MTCO); Jonathan Vanica, Managing Director Asian Special Situations Group, Goldman Sachs; Michael Issenberg, Chairman and CEO - Asia Pacific, AccorHotels; Prab Thakral, President and Group CEO, Boutique Corporation; Ravi Thakran, Group President - South, South East Asia and Middle East, LVMH; Rohit Sachdev, Managing Director, Soho Hospitality; Tim Hansing, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director, Red Planet Hotels; William E Heinecke, Founder and Chairman, Minor International, to name a few.

The two-day immersive event will feature power-packed knowledge capsules presented through a series of THINC Talks and master classes by thought leaders, innovators, and subject-matter experts; inspirational keynote addresses and interviews with industry stalwarts; stimulating debates and group discussions; and real-world case studies from across the industry spectrum. Furthermore, the conference will allow ample scope of networking over the two days, wherein participants would have the opportunity to interact with influential decision makers and make deals in a collaborative atmosphere.

The THINC INNOVATE Organizing Committee expresses its heartfelt gratitude to all sponsors, partners, speakers and delegates for their valued support, and looks forward to welcoming everyone at THINC INNOVATE, scheduled on 23 and 24 May, 2018.

23 - 24 May, 2018


Anantara Siam Bangkok Hotel

Why should you attend?

  •  Connect with owners, operators, investors, developers, corporate innovators and CEOs from across the region;
  •  Hear industry specialists and innovation experts share their insights and strategies behind running successful organizations;
  •  Learn how these inspiring organizations drive purposeful transformation in their industries;
  •  Deep dive into operational issues and discuss strategy-focused topics at our interactive group discussions or during the many networking sessions;
  •  Foster deep collaboration, exchange ideas and innovative practices, and seek pragmatic solutions that help you challenge and transformthe way you do business.

Who should attend?

  •  Owners
  •  Operators
  •  Real Estate Developers
  •  Investors
  •  Lenders
  •  Financial Advisors
  •  Investment Bankers
  •  Investment Fund Representatives
  •  Real Estate and Financial Intermediaries
  •  Architects, Designers and Planners
  •  Legal Advisors and Specialist Consultants
  •  Hotel Chain and Management Company Executives
  •  Hotel and Tourism Industry Entrepreneurs
  •  Government Agencies (Tourism, Planning and Investment)
  •  Public and Private Hotel, Tourism, and Convention Agencies
Embark on a journey of change and transformation. Prepare to listen, learn and get inspired.

Join us to THINC out of the box. Join us to INNOVATE!

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