Future Hospitality Summit

Where the world's most influential hospitality investment decision-makers connect, exchange knowledge and explore new partnerships.

Upcoming FHS events

Saudi Arabia

29 April - 1 May 2024

Mandarin Oriental Al Faisaliah, Riyadh

Dubai, UAE

30 September - 2 October 2024

Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai

Thought Leadership

With an unparalleled lineup of global hospitality leaders taking the stage every year, FHS promises to provide valuable insights and the latest industry knowledge through panel talks and round-table discussions with experts.

News and Insights

With an international media frenzy, FHS takes center stage as the ultimate platform for the industry's hottest deal signings and groundbreaking announcements. Global hospitality leaders use the digital FHS platform to share invaluable industry intelligence.

Latest Podcasts

Episode 46: Fahad Abdulrahim Kazim, CEO, Millennium Hotels & Resorts & Lakhraim Group

In this episode of the FHS Podcast, Jonathan Worsley and Fahad Kazim discuss Millennium Hotels & Resorts' growth, innovation, and sustainability efforts. They highlight the brand's integration of technology, commitment to local communities, and Kazim's perspective on transforming the hospitality industry.

Listen

Episode 45: Shaikha Al Nowais, Corporate Vice President - Owner Relationship Management, Rotana

Shaikha Al Nowais, Corporate Vice President, Owner Relationship Management, Rotana highlights the remarkable progress in women's roles within the hospitality industry. She provides an expert female executive’s perspective on Saudi Arabia's dynamic changes alongside insights into Rotana’s commitment to fostering female talent, with women constituting 30% of their workforce in Saudi.

Listen

Episode 44: Henry Coutinho-Mason, Author & Speaker, The Future Normal; Co-founder, 3Space

Henry Coutinho-Mason, a "reluctant futurist," shares insights on designing a people-first AI strategy in hospitality, encouraging leaders to embrace technology for enhanced human interaction and better guest experiences.

Listen

Episode 43: Carlos Khneisser, Vice President Development Middle East & Africa, Hilton

In this FHS Podcast episode, Jonathan Worsley and Hilton's Carlos Khneisser discuss Hilton's growth and sustainability in the Middle East, highlighting innovation and green initiatives shaping the future of hospitality.

Listen

Latest Industry News

Green Value Through Certification in the Hospitality Sector

In today's business landscape, sustainability has emerged as a pivotal factor influencing financial performance, whether it is at the design and construction process, during the in-use phase or the valuation and acquisition process. In this article, we explore the intricate relationship between sustainability and valuation creation.

Read more

Global Real Estate Perspective - August 2023 | JLL

The pressures weighing on the global economy persisted through the second quarter of 2023, with further interest rate increases, elevated inflation and a sluggish trade recovery contributing to challenging conditions.

Read more

The KSA Real Estate Market – Q1 2023 - Report by JLL

A structural shift in Saudi Arabia's residential market sees demand for apartments outpace villas

Read more

Nur by Makarem: Offering Hotel Owners in Makkah and Madinah a unique concept of Hotel Conversions

With Saudi Arabia on its way to becoming a leading global destination, well-known hotel brands are working to establish their properties across the Kingdom as international arrivals are expected to reach 22.1 million by 2025.

Read more