• INSPIRE

    10th CONFERENCE ON LUXURY HOSPITALITY

    Dec 2 - 3, 2021   

    Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows

    Santa Monica, CA

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Luxury Hospitality's Leading Event is back

Built for growing companies in the luxury hospitality industry

Back for our 10th event. INSPIRE is a two-day event with powerful networking and groundbreaking speakers.  Open doors, expand your circles and discover opportunities to grow your business.  Don't miss it. 

 

In accordance with LA county regulations, all participants and attendees will need to show proof of vaccination to enter.  View our COVID-19 Policy


Hoteliers at INSPIRE Hotel Conference

Industry Leaders

Expand your circles within our community of luxury hospitality owners, investors, operators, developers, designers and executives.

Innovative Companies

Discover curated vendors and innovative products changing the way our industry grows.

Groundbreaking Speakers

"INSPIRE conference is my go-to-event to stay current on luxury hospitality trends, branding, innovation and growth planning.  I always enjoy meeting old friends there and making new ones" - Romy Bhojwani - Head of Hospitality Asset Management - Brookfield

2021 Speakers

Chris Gabaldon

SVP, Marriott International Luxury Brands

Jeff Katz

Chief 

Executive

 Officer

Feisal Jaffer

Feisal Jaffer

Global Head of

LXR Hotels & Resorts,
Hilton

LXR hotels and resorts

Michelle Russo

Founder
&
CEO

Romy Bhojwani

Head of Hospitality 

Asset 

Management

Kevin Kelly

Chief
Executive
Officer

Sensei
Elizabeth Blau

Elizabeth Blau

Founder
&
CEO

Blau + Associates
Alex M. Susskind

Alex M. Susskind

Professor
&
Director

Cornell Institute of Food and Beverage Management
Gloria Fu

Gloria Fu

Independent Public
Company
Board Director

PropTech Investment Corporation ll
Adam John Crocini

Adam John Crocini

Senior Vice President, Global Head Brands F&B

Hilton
Arnold W. Donald

Arnold W. Donald

President &
Chief  
Executive

Officer

Carnival Corporation & PLC
Cindy Estis Green

Cindy Estis Green

Chief Executive

Officer &
Co-Founder

Kalibri Labs
David Harrison

David Harrison

Executive Vice President

Evins Communications
Sara Glenn

Sara Glenn

Chief Operating Officer

Accor
Vincent Purves

Vincent Purves

President

Consolidated Concepts
Susan M. Santiago

Susan M. Santiago

Head of Lifestyle & Miraval Operations

Hyatt
Sarah Davie

Sarah Davie

President

Source 1
Dr. Stowe Shoemaker

Dr. Stowe Shoemaker

Dean

William F. Harrah College of Hospitality
Chelsey Leffet

Chelsey Leffet

Senior Vice President

HVS
Ben Trodd

Ben Trodd

Senior VP, Sales & Hotel Marketing
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts
Rachael Rothman

Rachael Rothman

Head of Hotels Research & Data Analytics
CBRE
Anna Domingo

Anna Domingo

Founder

Paddzle
Harman Singh Narula

Harman Singh Narula

Co-founder

Canary Technologies
Jessica Blotter

Jessica Blotter

CEO + Co-Founder

Kind Traveler
Anne Wilkinson

Anne Wilkinson

Principal

BAMO
Nelson Garrido

Nelson Garrido

Senior Vice President, IT

Brookfield Properties
Judy Chen

Judy Chen

Vice President, Development, The Americas

Dream Hotel Group
Vaughn Davis

Vaughn Davis

General Manager

(Dream Hollywood)

Dream Hotel Group
David Goldstone

David Goldstone

Chief Customer Advocate & Senior Vice President

World Cinema
Javier Cano

Javier Cano

Area General Manager, 

Los Angeles

Marriott International
Mark Heymann

Mark Heymann

Chief Executive Officer

Unifocus
Ofra Gelman

Ofra Gelman

Principal

Dwell Design Studio
Chris King

Chris King

Chief Development Officer

Salamander Hotels & Resorts
Jay B. Newman

Jay B. Newman

Principal, COO

The Athens Group
Kim Dunbar

Kim Dunbar

VP, Human Resources

Pacific Hotel Group
James Henderson

James Henderson

Chief Executive Officer

Exclusive Resorts
Ryan Webster

Ryan Webster

Chief Financial Officer

tabl’eau Filtered Water
Kenzie Vath

Kenzie Vath

Director of Wellness & Sustainability

Pacific Hospitality Group
Reuben Doetsch

Reuben Doetsch

Co-Founder

AvantStay
Erik Eveleigh

Erik Eveleigh

Senior Director of Luxury Development

Hilton
Jennifer Dakin

Jennifer Dakin

Managing Director

Wells Fargo Bank
Phil Keb

Phil Keb

Executive Vice President

Gencom
Smedes Rose

Smedes Rose

Director

Citigroup
Jennifer Barnwell

Jennifer Barnwell

President

Curator Hotel & Resort Collection
Karim Lakhani

Karim Lakhani

Executive VP, Food & Beverage/ Procurement

Procurement Northwood  Hospitality
Merv Moorhead

Merv Moorhead

Director, Non-Commercial Sales

General Mills Convenience and Foodservice
Rebecca Goldberg

Rebecca Goldberg

Hotel Manager

The Peninsula Beverly Hills
Phil Koserowski

Phil Koserowski

Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer

The Leading Hotels of the World
Jon Schniepp

Jon Schniepp

SVP of Marketing

Relay
Allison Reid

Allison Reid

Chief Development Officer

Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
Mark W. Kessler

Mark W. Kessler

President & COO

Kessler Collection Design and Development
Andee Oleno-Thomas

Andee Oleno-Thomas

Vice President of Engagement

AVMS
Bill Hirsch

Bill Hirsch

Chief Executive

Officer

Consolidated Hospitality Supplies
Michael Sullivan

Michael Sullivan

Partner

Suncroft Hotels
Debra Erickson

Debra Erickson

Executive Director, Marketing Director & President

Emmanuele Vinciguerra

Emmanuele Vinciguerra

President Americas

Vilebrequin

2021 VIRTUAL SPEAKERS

Stéphane Haddad

Stéphane Haddad

Academic Director & Senior Lecturer

EHL
Alex Sogno

Alex Sogno

CEO & Senior Hotel Asset Manager

Global Asset Solutions
William Laxton

William Laxton

Chief Executive Officer

Mactaggart Family & Partners
Andrew Linwood

Andrew Linwood

Head of Business Development & Hospitality Design

Areen Design
Karen Friebe

Karen Friebe

Partner

Bird & Bird
Vincenzo Occhipinti

Vincenzo Occhipinti

Investment Manager

Archer Hotel Capital B.V.
Katherine Doggrell

Katherine Doggrell

Co-Founder

NewDog PR
Dexter Moren

Dexter Moren

Founding Director

Dexter Moren Associates
Laurent Magali

Magali Laurent

HR Consultant & Executive Coach

Anahata Consulting
Dimitris Mittas

Dimitris Mittas

Vice President Finance

Global Asset Solutions
Monika Moser

Monika Moser

Chief Operating Officer

Campbell House
Kevin Edwards

Kevin Edwards

Business Development Director

Alliants
Luc Boschmans

Luc Boschmans

Managing Director, Hospitality

Tristan Capital Partners
Mark Forrester

Mark Forrester

Chairman

80 Days
Rémy Rein

Rémy Rein

Senior Lecturer

EHL
Simon Allison

Simon Allison

Founding Chairman

HOFTEL
Youri Sawerschel

Youri Sawerschel

Founder

Creative Supply
Julian Anthony

Julian Anthony

Head, Investments & Asset Management

Dorchester Group Limited
Gordon David Oldham

Gordon David Oldham

Partner

INSPIRE MC

Diana Lerma

Diana Lerma

Chief Operating Officer

Stokes Wagner

Fairmont + Santa Monica + Sunsets
​= AMAZING!

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AVMS
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HCN
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Youtip
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Quicktext
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$1,199 $2,100

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  • Full access to all sessions in person and online
  • Power networking: Industry showcase, VIP reception and lounge
  • Breakfast, lunch and refreshments during the day
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  • Free one year membership in the ILHA
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Excludes F&B

  • Full access to all sessions in person and online
  • Power networking: Industry showcase and reception
  • Swag bag
  • Preferred room rate  (Reserve soon - room block sells out fast)
  • Free one year membership in the ILHA
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Full digital access


  • Access to all online INSPIRE sessions 
  • Free one year membership in the ILHA
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