17:00 – 18:00: Light refreshments and networking
18:00 – 18:40: How will Brexit affect your business? We share your thoughts.
Planday, in conjunction with the Institute of Hospitality, will release a report that details the impacts of Brexit on the hospitality industry. Hear political, legal and business experts discuss the hospitality sector’s reaction to Brexit and what it means for the future of business in the UK.
18.40 – 19:20: Tech in 2020: Disruption or opportunity for the hospitality industry?
Technology is transforming the hospitality industry at a rapid pace. As someone who works in hospitality, it can be difficult to keep up with the changes that are worth paying attention to. Join technology leaders and futurologists as they discuss the most influential technologies and how they can impact your business.
19:20- 20:00: Diversifying your revenue and controlling your costs
There are more routes to revenue expansion than just adding extra tables and locations or increasing prices. There are also more ways to save costs than just tightening the screw on your suppliers. In this session, accountants and other industry experts discuss how to grow your business’ bottom line.
20:00 – 22:30: Light refreshments, cocktails and networking