The recently con7th Global Hospitality Conclave (GHC) at The Oberoi, New Delhi, discussed and debated the way forward in a post Covid scenario in the travel and tourism sector with focus on Business in a world between orders, Permanent changes after Covid, Empowering your business and Digital disruption. Oberoi alumni as well as guest speakers from across industries shared their expertise and knowledge on these issues.
The keynote address was delivered by diplomat and Former Foreign Secretary Shiv Shankar Menon. Sanjeev Bhikchandani, Founder of InfoEdge spoke on Empowering your Business.
Oberoi Alumni and industry stalwarts Ranju Alex, Area Vice President South Asia, Marriott International; Anuraag Bhatnagar, Chief Operating Officer, The Leela Palaces, Hotels & Resorts; Kapil Chopra, Founder - EazyDiner and The Postcard Hotel, and Ashish Vohra, Founder & CEO, Justa Hotels and Resorts, discussed their journeys and experiences.
Invited panelists from across sectors such as Ritu Mehrotra, Regional Commercial Director - APAC, China & Oceania at Booking.com; Manoj Adlakha, SVP & CEO, American Express Banking Corp India; Natwar Nagar, Founder & CEO, The People Network, also shared their views on What is the new Normal.
Sandeep Bhushan, Director, Meta Business Group India, Neetan Chopra, Chief Digital & Information Officer, Indigo; Vipul Prakash, Chief Commercial Officer, Make My Trip spoke about digital disruption. Shukla Bose, Founder and head of Parikrama Humanity Foundation spoke on the importance of CSR in today’s world.
Dilip Puri, Founder & CEO Indian School of Hospitality; Ajay Bakaya, Managing Director, Sarovar Hotels & Resorts and Rattan Keswani, Industry Expert moderated the panel discussions and sessions
Global Hospitality Conclave was started and steered by the alumni of the erstwhile Oberoi School of Hotel Management (OSHM), now The Oberoi Centre for Learning & Development (OCLD) to share and gain knowledge and an enviable opportunity to network with the best in business.
GHC over the years has grown in representation and credibility into a powerful forum seeking to bring together professionals from different areas of the service and hospitality industry, encouraging interactions and debates.