Todd Halamka


Todd Halamka + Partners

Peter Joehnk

Managing Director

JOI-Design GmbH

Corinna Kretschmar-Joehnk

Co-Managing Director

JOI-Design GmbH

Ronald M. Lustig, AIA, ISHC, 

Principal/Design Architect


Jess Petitt

Vice President, Global Business Analytics

Hilton Worldwide

Dr. José Roquette

Director of Development

Pestana Hotels & Resorts

Stewart Applbaum

Sr. Vice President & General Manager


Ellis Connolly

Vice President

The Rainmaker Group

Mike Kistner


AC Project

Akshay Kulkarni



Diana Robino

Global Enterprise Partnerships SVP 


Michael Schubach CHTP, CHAE
Strategic Deployments / Program Management Director


Ann M. Fastiggi

Managing Director

RSR Partners

Christopher Hartley

Chief Executive Officer

Global Hotel Alliance

Jerry Noonan

Global Leader Consumer Practice

Spencer Stuart

David Peckinpaugh


Maritz Global Events

Chip Rogers

President & CEO


Philipp Henle

Head of Global Development

Dorchester Collection

Melissa Maher

Senior Vice President Global Partner Group 

Expedia, Inc.

Greg Land

Executive Director & Global Industry Leader - Aviation, Hospitality & Travel Related Services, 


Dawn Sweeney

President and Chief Executive Officer 

National Restaurant Association

Marco Roca

President of Global Development and Chief Development Officer

Caesars Entertainment

Alastair Cush

Global Business Owner - Lodging Systems 

dorma+kaba Access Solutions Americas

Bob DeVries

Global Leader Hospitality & Leisure Practice

Spencer Stuart 

Andrea Foster

Senior Vice President, Development

Marcus Hotels & Resorts and MCS Capital LLC

Sandeep Gupta

Executive Director
Aria Hotels & Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd / 
Owner of JW Marriott Aerocity New Delhi & Hyatt Regency Mumbai

Christine Warner

Head of Industry for Travel 


GHN Thought Leaders

Rob Torres

Managing Director for Travel

Google, Inc.

Riise Walker

Marketing Manager
ASSA ABLOY Hospitality

Harry Wheeler, AIA


Group One Partners, Inc.

Kevin White, Vice President/Business Leader, Global Strategy and Business Development, Travel & Entertainment Industries
Mastercard | MK Merchant Development

Jing Zhu

Founder & Chairperson 

China Hospitality Technology Alliance

Dr. Mario Hardy

Chief Executive Officer

Pacific Asia Travel Association 

Roger Dow

President & CEO

US Travel Association

Michael W. McCormick

Executive Director & COO

Global Business Travel Association