Agenda

WEDNESDAY, June 13TH, 2018

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

THURSDAY, June 14TH, 2018

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
TBD
10:30 a.m. – 11 a.m. 
Networking Break
11 a.m. – noon
Keynote
Meija Jacobs, IDEO’s Design for Food
Noon – 1:30 p.m.
Luncheon
Celebrating this year’s Wave of the Future Honorees in a panel discussion:
Martin Ablaza, design director, global design strategies, St. Regis/Ritz-Carlton Reserve/Ritz-Carlton/the Luxury Collection/JW Marriott
Milo Garcia and Crystal Wynn, partners, Studio Mai
Nina Grondin and Daniel Pierce, partners and cofounders, Curioso
Brittney Hart, Head of Interior Design, WeWork
Ajax Law and Virginia Lung, co-directors, OnePlus Partners
Dax Roll and Joyce Urbanus, founders, Nicemakers
1:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Networking Break
2 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Keynote
Janet Echelman, Public Spaces that Engage
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
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
The Line Hotel, Washington, DC