Agenda

WEDNESDAY, June 14TH, 2017

4 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Registration
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Welcome Reception
Cocktails and networking

THURSDAY, June 15TH, 2017

8 a.m. – 9:15 a.m.
Breakfast Buffet
9:15 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.
Welcome
Paul Bienkowski, Publisher, Hospitality Design magazine
Stacy Shoemaker Rauen, Editor in Chief, Hospitality Design magazine
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Keynote
Adam Braun, The Promise of a Pencil
10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. 
Keynote
Michelle Moghtader, Shared Studios
11:30 a.m. – noon
Networking Break
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon
Celebrating this year’s Wave of the Future Honorees in a panel discussion:
Christopher Alvarado, Senior Director, Design and Development Services, Two Roads Hospitality
Melissa Haft, Senior Director, Design and Development Services, Two Roads Hospitality
Dominika and Pawel Buck, founders, BUCK.STUDIO
Ruben Caldwell, Jou-Yie Chou, Leigh Salem, and Brian Smith, partners, Studio Tack
Barbara Rourke and Jason St. John, founders, Bells + Whistles
Sabine Vessnow, Director, Development and Sourcing, Sydell Group
James Waterworth, co-founder, Charles and Co Design
1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Networking Break
2 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Keynote
Mitchell Joachim, Planetary ONE and co-author, Super Cells: Building with Biology
3:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Networking Break
3:30 pm – 5 pm
Owners’ Roundtable
Get face time with owners, developers, and brand executives during HD’s signature event, NextGen-style (with a twist this year):
Hosts TBA
6:30 p.m. – 9:15 p.m.
Cocktails and Dinner
Meet in hotel lobby at 6:15 p.m. for transportation
Location TBD
9:30 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Cordials and Desserts at the LINE Hotel