This year’s 2nd Ηospitality Forum took place on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the C1 Conference Hall of the Metropolitan Expo exhibition center and within the framework of the Xenia 2018 Exhibition, which was also a Gold Sponsor for the event. International and Greek experts from the tourism industry, prominent representatives of the academic community, as well as high profile consulting companies discussed the latest trends and developments in the global hospitality industry.
Mr Alexandros Vassilikos, President of the Hellenic Chamber of Hotels, referring to the 2nd International Hospitality Forum, addressed a full to the brim C1 conference room, and talked about the new era in Greek tourism and the need for bold new decisions and actions: “Today is a very special day. Leaving behind the difficult years of the crisis, Greek hoteliers are now present and willing to highlight the fact that the future belongs to those who dare claim it, visualize it and are not afraid to make it happen,” he stated. Mr Vassilikos also stressed the point that change does not happen overnight nor without effort. “We must leave behind dated habits and practices. Nobody can claim a stake at the future by moving backwards.”
“Nobody can claim a stake at the future by moving backwards”, stated Mr Alexandros Vasilikos during the 2nd International Hospitality Forum.