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HOST is a multi-faceted conference experience with over 200 presentations delivered in five themed theatres over two action packed days.


Through use-cases, mini-workshops and future oriented presentations you will have a tool kit to navigate your rapidly changing world. And to help you grow your business and increase profitability.


Business Strategy and Growth – Technology and Innovation – Marketing, Distribution and Sales – Regulation, Finance and Tax – Business Partnerships

 

 

 

OUR CONTENT STREAMS

BUSINESS STRATEGY AND
GROWTH

 

TECHNOLOGY AND
INNOVATION

 

MARKETING,
DISTRIBUTION AND SALES

 

REGULATION, FINANCE
AND TAX

 

BUSINESS
PARTNERSHIPS

 

 

London, 31 October 2019 - 1 November 2019

Schedule

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Oct 3109:00
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Short term rentals in the age of assistance

Keynotes
Shaun Aukland, Global Business Manager, Travel, Google Inc
Oct 3109:20
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What large hotel groups bring to the party

Keynotes
Chris Stephenson, Senior Director, New Ventures, Marriott International
Oct 3109:40
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The future is bright

Keynotes
Karen Mullins, Managing Director, Uk And Ireland, Homeaway UK Ltd
Oct 3110:00
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10x you to 10x your business

Keynotes
Eric Partaker, Co-Chief Executive Officer And Co-Founder, Chilango
Oct 3110:30
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Standardisation in vacation rentals

Business Strategy & Growth
Alex Nigg, Founder, Properly, Inc
Oct 3110:30
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Technology futures and what it could mean for your business

Technology & Innovation
Session led by: kigo
Oct 3110:30
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Building trust to increase sales

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Session led by: guardhog
Session led by: guardhog
Oct 3110:55
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Science of the perfect stay

Business Strategy & Growth
Will Smith, Co-Founder, The Plum Guide
Oct 3110:55
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Blockchain in the sharing economy

Technology & Innovation
Luca De Giglio, Chief Executive Officer, Trips Community
Oct 3110:55
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Branding and a great customer proposition

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3110:55
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What regulation is doing to the future of your business and what you can do about it

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Oct 3110:55
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Monetising on your guests' total travel budget

Business Partnerships
Natalee Pfiefer, Vice President Growth, GuestForce
Oct 3111:20
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From cleaning toilets to $60M

Technology & Innovation
Session led by: guesty
Oct 3111:45
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The acquisition storm: what will the industry look like in 5 years?

Business Strategy & Growth
Oct 3111:45
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The role of voice technology in vacation rentals: now and into the future

Technology & Innovation
Oct 3111:45
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Making your property sing in a noisy, noisy world

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3111:45
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What to do when you fall foul of regulation

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Moderator: Neil Budd, Director, Budd Legal
Roy Mckenzie, Chief Executive Officer And Owner, London Serviced Apartments
Matt Gatenby, Senior Partner, Travlaw
Oct 3111:45
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Luggage: vacation rentals catching up

Business Partnerships
Oct 3112:10
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Bridging the gap between hotels and vacation rentals

Business Strategy & Growth
Oct 3112:10
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Space agnostic assistance

Technology & Innovation
Tom Shrive, Chief Executive Officer, AskPorter
Oct 3112:10
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Improve your marketing mix today & dare to succeed with niche websites

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Vanessa De Souza Lage, Co-Founder And Chief Marketing Officer, Rentals United
Oct 3112:10
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How to grow the rental industry whilst protecting local communities

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Jean-Philippe Monod De Froideville, Vice President Government and Corporate Affairs, Expedia Group
Oct 3112:10
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Working with and selecting technology partners

Business Partnerships
Oct 3112:35
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We need to talk about Trust

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Humphrey Bowles, Happiness Hog, GuardHog
Andrew Boldt, Chief Operating Officer, GuardHog
Oct 3113:20
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Urban vs. rural market dynamics

Business Strategy & Growth
Pierre Becerril, Chief Executive Officer, Transparent Intelligence
Oct 3113:20
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Using big data and analytics to make better decisions

Technology & Innovation
Oct 3113:20
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Sustainably disrupting the relationship between both hosts and travellers

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Marcin Wesolowski, Director Of Operations, Bidroom.com
Oct 3113:20
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Creating a tax efficient short-term rental investment

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Fiona Veitch, Marketing & New Business Director, Portico Host
Oct 3113:20
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How to automate your check-ins and manage your keys remotely

Business Partnerships
Oct 3113:45
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Party sensor that snitches on guests

Technology & Innovation
Andrew Schulz, Chief Executive Officer And Co-Founder, NoiseAware
Oct 3113:45
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Repeat business and lifetime customers

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3113:45
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Diversity & Inclusion: laws that are still being broken

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Oct 3113:45
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Time vs. Money: deciding whether to hire help

Business Partnerships
Emily Bruce-Watt, Managing Director, Air Peace of Mind
Oct 3114:10
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The luxury home-sharing club

Business Strategy & Growth
Oct 3114:10
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Content Marketing and compelling content

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Sarp Gogebakan, General Manager, Chateau Bouffemont
Oct 3114:10
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Keeping your vacation rental guests safe

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Oct 3114:10
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Deciding which listing site is best for you

Business Partnerships
Oct 3114:35
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(Panel) Acquisitions, mergers & consolidation: a look into the future

Business Strategy & Growth
Thomas Archer, Co-Founder, ALTIDO
Pierre Becerril, Chief Executive Officer, Transparent Intelligence
Oct 3114:35
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New wave property management and maintenance solutions

Technology & Innovation
Moderator: Fran Milsom, Co-Founder, The Air Agents
Alenna Dawn Magpantay, Chief Marketing Officer, Runbnb
Adam Edgell-Bush, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Homyze
Oct 3114:35
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How to push your property to the next level and attracting guests

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3114:35
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Fraud prevention

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Christopher Lovold, Director, Elina PMS
Alessandro Bartolucci, CEO & Founder, Besafe Rate
Dave Butler, CEO, UK Apartments Association
Oct 3114:35
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Managing your manager – some top tips

Business Partnerships
Emily Van Eyssen, Managing Director, Flamingo Short Lets
Paul Besnainou, Chief Executive Officer, Sweet Inn
Robert Nunez, President, Co Host Expert Company
Oct 3115:05
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The Business Traveller: A $150 billion market and growing

Business Strategy & Growth
Dustin Figge, Founder And Managing Director, Homelike
Oct 3115:05
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Human touch in a digital work flow

Technology & Innovation
Andy Mcnulty, Co-Founder, Touch Stay
Oct 3115:05
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Making your website look and feel great

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3115:05
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Fundamentals of taxation and understanding your position

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Sergio Lombardi, Founding Partner, Taxbnb
Oct 3115:30
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Embracing the Change: Common property management problems & how to solve them

Technology & Innovation
Oct 3115:30
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Fueling your local ecosystem

Business Partnerships
Julia Mallaby Rossler, Chief Marketing Officer, Bimble.com
Oct 3116:15
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How interior decorating can be used to turbocharge your bookings

Business Strategy & Growth
Cornelia De Ruiter, Co-Founder, Homewings
Oct 3116:15
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How to operate and individualize 10,000 rooms spread across the world

Technology & Innovation
Paul Besnainou, Chief Executive Officer, Sweet Inn
Oct 3116:15
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Old fashioned customer service in a new fashioned industry

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Oct 3116:15
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Property accreditation and setting a new standard

Regulation, Finance & Tax
James Foice, Chief Executive Officer, The ASAP
Oct 3116:15
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Refill NOT landfill & plastic free hosting

Business Partnerships
Oct 3116:40
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Fundamentals of buy-to-host investment

Business Strategy & Growth
Oct 3116:40
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Customer verification systems

Technology & Innovation
Oct 3116:40
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Using virtual tours to boost your conversion rates

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Mikus Opelts, Chief Executive Officer, Giraffe360
Oct 3116:40
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Impact of the sharing economy on the hotel industry

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Andrew Sangster, Editorial Director, Hotel Analyst Ltd

Create your personal agenda –check the favourite icon

Nov 109:00
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Giving independent properties a voice to compete

Keynotes
Nov 109:20
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This is a serious business, $170 Billion and counting

Keynotes
Nov 109:40
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Getting guests to your door in 3 words

Keynotes
Lily Christensen, Senior Partnerships, Travel, what3words
Nov 110:00
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Staying Ahead of the changing rental industry

Keynotes
Nov 110:30
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Taking your smaller business to the next level by putting your people first

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 110:30
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Never miss a spot by perfecting the process

Technology & Innovation
Nov 110:30
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Gen Z: How do they live?

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Andrea Gerosa, Founder, ThinkYoung
Nov 110:30
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New regulatory frameworks across Europe: how might they affect you

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Nov 110:30
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Partnering with local businesses

Business Partnerships
Robert Nunez, President, Co Host Expert Company
Nov 110:55
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Asset optimization of short term rentals

Business Strategy & Growth
Session led by: kigo
Nov 110:55
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Welcoming guests: are tablets the way forward?

Technology & Innovation
Nov 110:55
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Hosting Secrets: how to set yourself apart from the rest

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Nov 110:55
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Key health & Safety regulations that are often overlooked

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Nov 110:55
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The 4-brand merger taking on Europe

Business Partnerships
William Parry, Co-Founder, ALTIDO
Thomas Archer, Co-Founder, ALTIDO
Nov 111:20
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Access more business: tapping into the lucrative accessibility market

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 111:20
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Chat bots to save time and money

Technology & Innovation
Duncan Anderson, Co-Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Humanise.AI
Nov 111:20
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Getting ROI from search marketing

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Mark Forrester, Chairman, 80 Days
Nov 111:20
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The importance of insurance and getting the best deal

Regulation, Finance & Tax
louise birritteri, CEO/Founder, Pikl
Nov 111:20
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Destination management: making the most of where you are

Business Partnerships
Nov 111:45
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Competing with the influx of properties on the market

Business Strategy & Growth
Will Ashworth, Chief Executive Officer, Watergate Bay Hotel
Nov 111:45
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All under one roof: can properties be run entirely from your phone?

Technology & Innovation
Nov 111:45
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Europe's most regulated cities and operating within them

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Nov 112:10
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Brain Hacks

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 112:10
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Tokenization of real estate assets

Technology & Innovation
Nov 112:10
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The growth of the LGBT+ Ally Market

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Robert Geller, Founder, FabStayz
Nov 112:10
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Innovations in regulatory relationships

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Kayla Sanders, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Remy Inc
Nov 112:10
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Checking out: giving your guests more freedom

Business Partnerships
Nov 112:35
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Panel: Beaches, Biometrics & Bots: The Future of Travel - Homeaway

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 113:20
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Getting momentum as a new host

Business Strategy & Growth
Jasper Ribbers, Founder, Get Paid For Your Pad
Nov 113:20
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Access tech for handovers

Technology & Innovation
Ole Jorn Horntvedt, Manager, Sharebox AS
Nov 113:20
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Rewarding your most valuable resource: employees

Regulation, Finance & Tax
John Pollard, Senior Employee Benefits Consultant, Mattioli Woods Plc
Nov 113:20
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Connect your guests to events that they care about

Business Partnerships
Beau Troxclair, Ux Developer, OccasionGenius
Nov 113:45
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Aparthotels: why this niche market is growing at triple speed

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 113:45
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Digital guest books and experiential tech

Technology & Innovation
Piotr Kubiczek, Chief Executive Officer, HelloHere
Nov 113:45
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Dog-friendly vs dog-tolerant marketing

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Lorna Handyside, Owner, Higher Wiscombe
Nov 113:45
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Making the rental space free from prejudice

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Nicola Rule, Operations Manager, NUK
Alex Rodick, Global Partnerships Manager, Stonewall
Nov 113:45
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Personalisation and authenticity in experiences

Business Partnerships
Nov 114:10
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How smart is your building?

Business Strategy & Growth
Mark Kellett, Chief Executive Officer, Magnet Networks
Nov 114:10
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Enlarging global short term distribution to all travel operators

Technology & Innovation
Fabio Angeli Bufalini, Chief Commercial Officer, B2Book.net
Nov 114:10
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Staying ahead of customers' ever-changing expectations

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Nov 114:10
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Asbestos Safety - A key financial consideration

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Nov 114:10
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Are we in a tipless market?

Business Partnerships
Elle Rustique, Chief Executive Officer And Founder, TipGenie
Nov 114:35
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What makes the perfect vacation rental home

Business Strategy & Growth
Pepper Barney, Architect, BiBO Studio
Cornelia De Ruiter, Co-Founder, Homewings
Will Smith, Co-Founder, The Plum Guide
Nov 114:35
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Cloud-based turnkey management systems

Technology & Innovation
Fabio Angeli Bufalini, Chief Commercial Officer, B2Book.net
Nov 114:35
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Tips on boosting your SEO

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Mark Forrester, Chairman, 80 Days
Anja Jordan, Director of Growth, Culture Trip
Nov 114:35
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Effective Tax Planning with your short-term rental business

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Sergio Lombardi, Founding Partner, Taxbnb
Nov 114:35
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Ancillary revenue: monetise things you hadn't considered before

Business Partnerships
Moderator: Robert Nunez, President, Co Host Expert Company
Andres Varela, Strategic Alliances & Growth, Servantrip
Jorge Melo, Chief Marketing Officer, Cohosting
Scott Allis, Sales Director, Your Parking Space
Nov 115:00
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Micro-hotels: A smart new niche

Technology & Innovation
Mikhail Krymov, Co-Founder And Chief Executive Officer, SleepBox
Nov 115:00
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How short term rentals & hotels can coexist

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Konstantinos Santikos, Managing Director, Santikos Collection
Nov 115:00
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An introduction to capital allowances

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Alan Cadden, Director, Cavetta Consulting
Nov 115:00
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Coworking: the next step in growing your business

Business Partnerships
Nov 115:25
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Top 10 tips to crack access for all

Business Strategy & Growth
Ross Calladine, Head of Business Support, Visit England
Nov 115:25
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The automated concierge

Technology & Innovation
Luca Sini, CEO & Co-Founder, Edgar Smart Concierge
Nov 115:25
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Alternative search & the state of the #BookDirect movement

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Tom Powers, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Abodeca
Nov 115:25
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Top Insurance tips before renting out your house

Regulation, Finance & Tax
louise birritteri, CEO/Founder, Pikl
Alessandro Bartolucci, CEO & Founder, Besafe Rate
Nov 115:25
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A centralised lounge for guests in the area

Business Partnerships
Nov 115:50
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Propelling your start-up: Lessons from an early stage accelerator

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 115:50
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Video Contracting: A new way to keep your property in check

Technology & Innovation
Laurens Theunis, Chief Executive Officer, Lexigogo
Nov 115:50
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In Bruges: building a brand in vacation rental

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Rik Vercoutere, Chief Executive Officer, Odevaere
Nov 115:50
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Predictive risk assessment for hosts: problem cases

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Topi Tiihonen, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Skenariolabs
Nov 115:50
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Up in the trees: Glamping

Business Partnerships
Nov 116:05
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Ski lodge use case

Business Strategy & Growth
Mark Nathan, Managing Director, Chalets1066
Nov 116:05
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From hosting on the Amalfi Coast to a direct booking start up

Technology & Innovation
Giovanna Gargano, Founder, BookingBnb
Nov 116:05
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Global interior design trends and strategies in the hospitality sector

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Tim Mutton, Founder And Chief Executive Officer, Blacksheep
Nov 116:05
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GDPR: all you need to know

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Tony Couch, GDPR Consultant, QEMS
Nov 116:05
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Making guests aware of local experiences and the extended shared economy

Business Partnerships
Piercarlo Mansueto, Chief Executive Officer, Sharewood
Nov 116:20
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Competing with Larger Hotels

Business Strategy & Growth
Nov 116:20
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Property maintenance for all stakeholders

Technology & Innovation
Vasu Bonda, Chief Executive Officer, mysmarthandyman.app
Nov 116:20
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Who is visiting Cinque Terre?

Marketing, Distribution & Sales
Miriana Rovaron, Co-Owner, Cinque Terre Riviera
Nov 116:20
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Regulation overload? The private rented sector and the future for short-term lets

Regulation, Finance & Tax
Richard Lambert, Chief Executive Officer, National Landlords Association
Nov 116:20
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Guests for Gastronomic Experiences

Business Partnerships
Giacomo Miola, Founder, Gastronomic Trekking
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