Sky is one of Europe’s leading media and entertainment companies providing unrivalledentertainment and connectivity to a wide variety of commercial premises across the UK and Ireland.From unmissable live sport, entertainment and breaking news, to the best drama, comedy,documentaries and our own award-winning original content.To find out more about how Sky canhelp you, please contact Michael Cross, National Account Manager for hotels: Michael.Cross3@sky.uk
Platinum Sponsor & Workshop Sponsor
We specialise in giving hospitality and hotel businesses a clear view of their performance, using world-class finance solutions, to help them work better, faster and smarter.
Our hospitality customers are always pushing forward, seeking continuous improvement with the latest technologies, to achieve that competitive edge. The Sage technology we use allows us to deliver this, providing an innovative foundation for our customers to quickly adapt as their strategies change.
From luxury retreats and 5-star spa hotels, to restaurants, tour operators and other hospitality specialists, we work collaboratively to provide creative solutions that enable you to work smarter and grow your business.
Gold Sponsor, Exhibitor Booth & Inspirational Marketeer of the year Award Sponsor
Profitroom is the leading provider of SaaS technology and hotel marketing services. Since launching in 2008, our central aim has been to create products that support hoteliers in increasing their profits, delivering award-winning, innovative technologies in the process.
Alongside these, we also advise on the most effective communication channels and how to formulate messaging to obtain optimal results from marketing campaigns. Our products and services have been developed through long-standing collaborations with hundreds of hotel industry experts, enabling us to meet the specific requirements and expectations of users as we streamline sales processes and increase revenues.
METHODWORX LTD is a digital transformation agency specializing in the design, development and integration of bespoke software solutions. Our extensive portfolio of capabilities includes using cloud-based technologies and mobile applications to deliver the streamlined and efficient workflows and feature-rich customer journeys that drive and enhance our clients’ business performance.
Harri is an all-in-one Workforce Management platform built by hospitality, for hospitality. We believe that a great guest experience is only possible when employees are set up for success, which is why we built the best-in-class tools designed to source, hire, manage and retain top talent.
Exponential-e specialise in providing World Class Technology services for the Hospitality sector for over 15 years and today, we are one of the fastest-growing private companies in the UK, with 9 ISO accreditations. We work across all levels of the hospitality & leisure sector, designing, building, deploying and supporting fully integrated solutions, tailored to the industry’s unique challenges, including the guest experience and opening up new revenue streams. We deliver industry-leading solutions including Managed LAN & WiFi, Connectivity, IPTV, In-room Entertainment, Cyber Security and Managed IT Services.
Inspirational Leader - Asset Management Project Award Sponsor & Food & Entertainment Sponsor
Keystep Solutions are providers of the latest generation contactless electronic locks for the hospitality sector.
Traditional electronic door locking systems can be expensive to maintain, magnetic strips wear out, cards need replacing, and replacement locks can be costly. Keystep’s Opendoor solution offers greater functionality over traditional locking systems, at a fraction of the cost, providing a real alternative.
Whether the requirement is for a new install or retrofit to replace old locking systems, Opendoor provides a selection of door handles to suit. Built to last and meeting or exceeding all statutory safety standards, our keycard locks are self-contained so require no external wiring. Guests can be assured, in case of an emergency, the door can be opened from inside at all times.
Gold Sponsor & Inspirational Finance Leader of the Year Award Sponsor
BDO is one of the UK's leading firms of accountants and business advisers, with hotel industry experience that goes back nearly a century.
Today we are at the forefront of the field, carrying out work for the industry's market leaders. Our experienced and passionate people find and help implement actionable insights that make a difference to the businesses we support. We take the time to understand the business and people behind the numbers so that we can use our expertise to maximum effect.
Our full-service offering ranges from the annual requirement for audits, financial statements and tax compliance to more specialist advisory work. We also help our clients with taxation planning and structuring, international operations, VAT and employment taxes, business valuations and other transactional support.
In an industry which can be volatile and heavily affected by world events, we give our clients vital insights into what they can do to improve their relative performance and market position.
Silver Sponsor & Inspirational IT Leader of the Year Award Sponsor
BT is the leading provider of guest wi-fi in the UK, delivering a high quality, trusted and innovative service. They lead the way in high speed, reliable wi-fi and have a range of different solutions tailored to our customer’s needs. Guests expect a fast and secure connection wherever they go and partners require hassle-free and cost-effective wi-fi that can also deliver additional value to their business.
They are focused on operating successful, sustainable solutions where they can invest to add value and really engage with users through their online behaviour.
Silver Sponsor & Workshop Sponsor
Wherever you find people expanding their horizons and embracing new experiences through travel, you’ll find Amadeus.
In addition to supporting global air, rail, cruise and auto travel, our technology elevates the guest experience, drives loyalty, and increases profitability at more than 44,000 hotels and venues in 176 countries worldwide.
Amadeus solutions enrich every step of the guest journey to provide hoteliers with the technology, data, and insight needed to meet the expectations of not only today’s guests, but tomorrow’s as well.
Eproductive is a specialist technology company providing EPS, the people management system for hotels. By understanding the particular complexities of the hotel sector, Eproductive provides a bespoke and secure, cloud-based system which gives 100% visibility, accuracy and control of both costs and productivity ahead of any spend.
Eproductive have created a perfect balance of people who understand technology and those who understand the hotel sector; that way they can listen to clients’ needs and offer the perfect solution for them.
Their client retention rate is in excess of 90% with hundreds of hotels in the UK and elsewhere in Europe using the system - many for well over a decade.
Infor Hospitality is dedicated to helping industry leaders create a scalable technology platform to unite locations and empower their teams, developing powerful multi-tenant cloud software for hotel and restaurant organisations.
We work with customers and integration partners in over 135 countries to help them achieve strategic clarity, operational efficiency, consistently superior guest experiences, and maximised revenues.
Silver Sponsor & Partner
FLOWERBX is the planet’s premier online flower delivery service and global authority on living life beautifully. Offering high-quality, cut-to-order stems to some of the world’s leading brands and hospitality venues, FLOWERBX celebrates flowers throughout every month of the year, always as nature intended.
Whether it’s a seasonal event or a show-stopper installation, you’ll find FLOWERBX adorning hotel suites, lobbies, and restaurants across London, New York, Paris, and beyond. The team artfully create everything from tablespaces to floral arches, alongside offering bespoke workshops and bouquets, designed to always make a memorable impact on guests.
Silver Sponsor & Exhibitor
FreedomPay’s Next Level Commerce™ platform transforms existing payment systems and processes from legacy to leading edge. As the premier choice for many of the largest companies across the globe in retail, hospitality, lodging, gaming, sports and entertainment, foodservice, education, healthcare and financial services, FreedomPay's technology has been purposely built to deliver rock solid performance in the highly complex environment of global commerce.
FreedomPay's robust solutions across payments, security, identity, and data analytics are available in-store, online and on-mobile and are supported by rapid API adoption. The award winning FreedomPay Commerce Platform operates on a single, unified technology stack across multiple continents allowing enterprises to deliver an innovative Next Level experience on a global scale.
Silver Sponsor & Exhibitor Booth Sponsor
Yooz provides the smartest, most powerful and easiest-to-use cloudbased Purchase-to-Pay (P2P) automation solution. It delivers unmatched savings, speed and security with affordable zero-risk subscriptions to more than 4,000 customers and 200,000 users worldwide.
Yooz’s unique solution leverages Artificial Intelligence and RPA technologies to deliver an amazing level of automation with extreme simplicity, traceability and end-to-end customizable features. It integrates seamlessly with more than 250 financial systems, exceeding any other solution on the market.
Silver Sponsor & Partner
Revolutionising the collaboration in event planning on one platform
allseated, allevents, alltogether – because we all love events
Allseated is an award-winning technology company, providing leading innovations powering the success of thousands of events every year. Wowing clients and guests with the latest immersive 3D and collaborative technology, offering a revolutionary virtual / hybrid event experience on one platform.
Allseated is dedicated to continuously revolutionising the collaboration between venue, planner, service provider, and organiser through cloud-based event planning. As leading experts in the sector, Allseated proudly places themselves in the seat of the client, understanding and recognising the challenges and opportunities required to ensure the most effective and extraordinary products.
IDeaS, a SAS company, is the world’s leading provider of revenue management software and services. With over 30 years of expertise, IDeaS delivers revenue science to more than 18,000 clients in 145 countries. Combining industry knowledge with innovative, data-analytics technology, IDeaS creates sophisticated yet simple ways to empower revenue leaders with precise, automated decisions they can trust.
Silver Sponsor & Exhibitor
RMS Cloud’s customisable technology empowers seamless operations across your business. Integrate with over 100 of the world’s best OTAs, manage multiple properties and create a personalised guest experience. With PMS, POS and contactless guest-facing solutions, RMS is driving innovation to serve you better.
Inspirational Sustainability Leader of the year Award Sponsor
SaveMoneyCutCarbon is the UK’s leading money-saving & sustainability platform.
We help the hospitality sector to reduce their energy & water costs and achieve their ESG aims by delivering measured savings in your buildings.
We can also help your staff to become more sustainable through our education & behaviour change programme Eco-Wise and help with Scope 3 emissions for your supply chain.
Edwards & Finn
Inspirational Revenue Manager of the year Award Sponsor
Edwards & Finn commercial leadership meeting venues. Their clients consist of the largest hotel brands in the world, smaller hospitality groups, hotel/asset management companies, holiday businesses, long-stay apartments and prestigious single properties.
TigerTMS has been servicing the hospitality industry for over 40 years. Our wealth of experience drives the delivery of world-class Hospitality Applications - transforming hotel operations and enhancing the guest experience for over 10,000 hotels.
Our range of market-leading applications and middleware cover communications and guest management systems, integrated voice and data solutions, as well as the latest technology for the guests’ mobile device.
TigerTMS is dedicated to helping its clients enhancing their performance, increase productivity and improve the guest experience.
Our latest offering provides a real alternative for hoteliers who are looking to introduce mobile app technology to their guests – iPortal.
HOSPA 300 Sponsor
InnSpire offers a contact-less all-in-one technology suite that seamlessly helps drive a world class digital guest experience for some of the world’s most iconic hotels and brands.
Our aim is to help create that magical experience for our hotels’ guests – using the digital guest journey as a footprint to enhance every digital touch-point in the guests’ path – be it the branded App, great and secure Wi-Fi, fast and stable networks, an amazing connected-TV experience, the very latest in voice-control, and much more.
In short, we deliver a turn-key digital roadmap, and bring it to life.
CNN Digital is the world leader in online news and information and seeks to inform, engage and empower the world. Staffed 24 hours, seven days a week by a dedicated team in CNN bureaus around the world, CNN's digital platforms deliver news from almost 4,000 journalists in every corner of the globe.
Nonius was founded in 2005 and today provides the most complete Guest Technology solutions portfolio for a Digital Guest Journey. All solutions are built in-house allowing highly integrated and competitive offers.
Every year, 120+ million guests use our technology in more than 445,000 rooms worldwide in 4,180 properties.
The London and Newcastle offices run our UK operations, although we have 14 offices spread around the world.
Mobile: Feature-rich native and web app covering the guest journey from pre-registration and check-in to check-out, providing an enhanced guest experience and improved operational efficiency. Supports check-in, hotel collateral, mobile key, TV remote, guestroom telephone extension, in-room dining, view bill, check-out, and online payments. It also acts as a guest engagement platform to upsell and cross-sell, enhancing the guest experience and increasing revenue. Works standalone or integrated seamlessly with the PMS or CRM to update profiles and get you the valuable repeating guests that will boost your revenue.
Internet & Networks: Cost-effective and scalable high-speed Wi-Fi for your guests, visitors, and conference attendants. A Managed Network Service including design, deployment, and maintenance of your network infrastructure with our 24/7 support.
TV & Entertainment: Live TV and Customized entertainment systems including Nonius Cast (HTNG TechOvation Winner 2020), Interactive TV, IPTV, Coax, and Headend fully adapted to any hotel segment.
Digital Signage: Cloud-based, cost-effective, plug & play digital signage compatible with any display. Hotel channel, meeting room management, flight information, etc.
Voice: A fully-featured solution designed for hospitality that incorporates telephony, call-centre, call logging, and voicemail. Integrated with the major PMSs.
Integration Hub: 100+ integrations from a multitude of hospitality partners, available in the cloud. Integrations include PMS, CRM, POS, door locks, room management systems, flight information, weather, payment gateway, TV system, IP-PBX, etc.
HOSPA 300 Sponsor
Centelli is an award-winning automation services provider to the hospitality industry. We have been building and deploying Digital Workers in hotel and restaurants groups like Village Hotels, Jurys Inn, GLH Hotels, Soho House and Ivy Group, transforming the guest experience while driving revenue growth, increasing efficiency across the organisation and improving employee experience.
Digital Workers use Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to transform the hospitality industry by automating routine, repetitive tasks currently done by staff and freeing them up to focus on the value-added tasks to improve the guest experience. These new digital staff members work 24x7 without breaks.
HFTP & USALI
Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) established in 1952, is an international, nonprofit association, headquartered in Austin, Texas USA, with offices in the United Kingdom, The Netherlands and Dubai. HFTP is recognized as the spokes group for the finance and technology segments of the hospitality industry with members and stakeholders spanning across the globe. HFTP uniquely understands the industry's pressing issues and assists its stakeholders in finding solutions to their challenges more efficiently than any organization. It does this via its expert networks, research, certification programs, information resources and conferences/events such as HITEC. HFTP also owns the world's only hospitality-specific search engine, PineappleSearch.com®.