Laurent A. Voivenel
SENIOR VP – OPERATIONS AND DEVELOPMENT, EUROPE MIDDLE EAST, AFRICA AND INDIA | SENIOR VP – GROUP HUMAN RESOURCES AND TALENT DEVELOPMENT
Taking centre stage within The Hotel Show Dubai, HITEC Dubai 2022 will offer an intensive education programme planned by an Advisory Council comprised of world-renowned hospitality technologists from some of the region’s best hotels and resorts. The HITEC Dubai 2022 programme will feature interactive presentations, discussions and demonstrations centered around lessons from diverse real-world case studies, results from the hottest technology implementations and pilots, as well as examination of near future innovations and trends.
These sessions will be led by senior IT professionals from highly respected and innovative hotel and restaurant operators, technology commentators, solution providers and start-ups, and is completely free-to-attend for all hospitality IT professionals.
As well as the HITEC Dubai Conference, The Hotel Show Dubai will be showcasing the latest trends and innovations from across the Hospitality Technology sector, in our dedicated Technology and Security show area.
E20X participants will be selected from the field of applicants and pitch their business concepts to a panel of expert judges and HITEC Dubai attendees and exhibitors. Participants will have access to a team of mentors, before the competition, who will inspire and educate the startups by lending them insights, expertise, and guidance. The E20X judge's panel will determine the grand prize, "E20X Judge's Award."
The E20X Judges Award Winner will receive international recognition, permission to use the E20X award logo and mentoring opportunities from industry and investor experts. There are no fees to apply to participate in the competition. However, All applicants must be “true” startups and pre–Series A funding.