Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

14-16 April 2020 | Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai, U.A.E

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AHIC 2019 Photos

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AHIC 2019 Presentations

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AHIC 2019 session videos

AHIC 2019 | The Edge of Wildness - Adventure tourism luxury concepts panel discussion
Future of F&B business models in hotels:
Synchronised for success?
Valuations in the Middle East
Three minute pitch: New concept brands pitch to owners
Creating Impact Award
The Five Minute Pitch – Innovation
Creating a world class resort destination
Investor perspective on alternative structures and sources for funding for hotel capital
AHIC Leadership Talk - Sustainable investment tourism development for the future
AHIC Hard Talk ​How is India’s OYO disrupting the hotel business model using technolog
Key Findings on the Food for Thought State of UAE Hospitality Report
AHIC Leadership Talk The trust crisis
Outward investment and travel from China
Midmarket resorts and non-traditional midmarket investment opportunities 2 views
Franchising – is it the future in the GCC? What does it take to do it well?
A deep dive into Saudi Arabia
Walking the catwalk with fashion entrepreneurs-where can fashion brands look for growth?
Alternatives to the big boys – Meeting the changing needs of consumers and owners
The Development Den Discussion: Speeding up the development process
SPACE - Construction with the planet's future and your bottom line at the forefront
Dubai 2020 – What is in store for the hotel industry based on previous mega events?
Creating more than hotel rooms - Looking at blended real estate solutions for living
Wellness, eco, agri and adventure tourism for the avocado generation
Designing data-driven human experiences
The Kitchen of the Future
How is the Coca-Cola Company innovating, disrupting and playing the long-game?
Hospitality going digital
Innovating for tomorrow, identifying the truly white space
Leadership talk: Power of Tea Culture
How to design and invest in the new “All Day Dining”

Press releases

Manzil Downtown’s General Manager Sharihan Al Mashary wins first AHIC Arabian Young Leader Award 2019
The Arabian Hotel Investment Conference Announces The Grand RAK Project
Dur Hospitality, Synchronised for Success at AHIC 2019
IHG and SRG Holding announce double hotel partnership
MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL EXPECTS TO ADD NEARLY 20 PROPERTIES UNDER ITS MIDDLE EAST AND AFRICA PORTFOLIO IN 2019
AHIC 2019 kicks off with ‘Day of Disruption’ in Ras Al Khaimah
ACTION HOTELS TAKES TRIPLE HONOURS FOR BAHRAIN IN MEED PROJECTS AWARDS
Marjan to showcase property and hospitality investment opportunities in Ras Al Khaimah at AHIC 2019
Ibis Styles Manama wins triple honours for UAE’s Action Hotels
TIME Hotels to open Central Reservations Office in Egypt to target further MENA expansion
Hilton Continues its Dynamic Expansion in Saudi Arabia With The Addition Of 2,000 Rooms
Countdown to the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference 2019 (AHIC)
Saudi Arabia Hotel Investment Conference (SHIC) Announces Young Hospitality Leader of the Future
US$30 billion worth of hotels to be built in MENA by 2023
HVS Dubai releases its first issue of the Hotel Valuation Index (HVI) for select markets in the Middle East (ME) at AHIC
GenZ in the GCC choose the Kerten Hospitality brands Unique, trendy mixed-use projects cater to tech-savvy entrepreneurs, create sustainable lifestyle
Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA signs agreement to operate Millennium Place Barsha Heights
Hilton Expects To Open 100 Hotels Across Middle East and North Africa In The Next Five Years
Accor reveals dynamic roadmap for accelerating MEA growth at the Arabian Hotel Investment Conference
STR: Accor, Marriott the largest hotel companies in the Middle East
IHG signs two Holiday Inn hotels in Saudi Arabia
Winners of the AHIC 2019 Creating Impact Awards announced
AHIC 2019 kicks off with ‘Day of Disruption’ in Ras Al Khaimah
Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA partners with Jersey Properties to launch Studio M Al Barsha
RAK AMI Hotel awards construction contract for Mövenpick Resort Al Marjan Island to Al Ali Construction & Development LLC
The Saudi Arabia Hotel Investment Conference returns with stellar line-up as hotel deals worth $3.9bn are set to be awarded by 2023
900 hotel investment experts gathering in Ras Al Khaimah under the theme ‘Synchronised for Success’
Three minute pitch: New concept brands pitch to owners
Designing data-driven human experiences
Wellness, eco, agri and adventure tourism for the avocado generation
Creating more than hotel rooms - Looking at blended real estate solutions for living
Dubai 2020 – What is in store for the hotel industry based on previous mega events?

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A Q&A with by John Pagano, CEO of Red Sea Development Company

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Synchronised for Success - Dur Hospitality

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In conversation with Jay Rosen, Head of Investment & Finance, The Red Sea Development Company

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PR or media registration enquiries

Louise Oakley 
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Anne Bleeker 
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Arabic media enquiries

Ahmad AlZein – Arabic PR Consultant
ahmad@in2consulting.com
Tel: +971 455 8499
Mobile: +971 50 5333964

General, Marketing and partner or supporter enquiries

Sharath Ravi
Marketing Director, MEED 
M: +971 50 525 38 62
E: sharath.ravi@meed.com