Program edition 2018

The design expert Marisa Santamaría will present the speakers, moderate the talks and energize the debates, as a journalist specializing in design and architecture, and director of the area of international trends of the IED.

 

Wednesday 24/10    
10:30 h Knowledge Area

Discussion panel (I) with specifiers and hotel groups from México/Centro América. "Hospitality-design trends in Latin America. Challenges and opportunities for European brands" (given in english)

10:30 h Lounge Area

International Activity - Working group (I). India market

12:00 h Knowledge Area

Discussion panel. "Reconsider hotels from a sustainable, technological and guest
experience perspective"

Jordi Cuenca (Verum Hotel Development), Isabel López (Isabel López Vilalta), Jordi Alado (Alado Studio), Judit Bustos (Tres trastos), Maria Font (MJF studi)

12:00 h Lounge Area

International Activity - Working group (II). United Arab Emirates market

13:30 h Knowledge Area

Tapas & Contract - Networking

14:30 h Knowledge Area

Sesion "The Interior Designers Area of InteriHotel"

Andrea Spada, co-founder of Ilmio Design; Daniel Pérez and Felipe Araujo, co-founders of Egue & Seta and Cesar Frías, CEO at Morph Estudio

15:00 h Meeting Area

International Activity - F2F meetings

15:30 h Knowledge Area

Presentation of InterCIDEC awards

17:00 h Knowledge Area

Discussion panel (II) with specifiers and hotel groups from Morocco

"Main hotel development areas & singular projects in Morocco. Positioning strategies for European brands" (given in english)

18:30 h Knowledge Area

Opening ceremony and presentation of InteriHotel awards

     
Thursday 25/10    

10:00 h

14:00 h

Meeting Point & Meeting Room

European Networking Event in the framework of the SENTINEL project

10:30 h Knowledge Area

Discussion panel (III) with specifiers and hotel groups from Arab Emirates. "Current status and market forecasting in the Emirates. Dubai as specification hub" (given in english)

10:30 h Lounge Area

International Activity - Working group(III) Morocco market

12:00 h Knowledge Area

Case Study. "Hotel Axel Madrid and its gastronomic areas: Girls, boys and their tailor's dummies"

Natali Canas, partner and creative director at El equipo Creativo


Followed by a discussion panel

12:00 h Lounge Area

International Activity - Working group (IV). Central America/Mexico market

13:30 h Knowledge Area

Tapas & Contract - Networking

14:30 h Knowledge Area

Conference. "Trends and new business models in hospitality"

Pepa Casado, founder and director of trend research at Future-A


Followed by a discussion panel

15:00 h Meeting Point

International Activities - F2F meetings

16:00 h Knowledge Area

Conference. "Outsmarting the trends: Creating timeless hotel interiors"

Lori Pinkerton-Rolet, director at Park Grove Design (given in english)

17:00 h Knowledge Area

Conference. "What is the 2020 hotel tourist looking for? Knowing the user as a key to success"

Manuel Torres, founder and director at Manuel Torres Design


Followed by a discussion panel

     
Friday  26/10    
10:30 h Knowledge Area

Case Study. "Hotel Aitana, Room Mate (Amsterdam): Un nuevo concepto de hotel" 

Tomás Alía, architect and interior designer at Tomás Alía Estudio


Followed by a discussion panel

12:00 h Knowledge Area

Conference. "When does a hotel’s interior design provide value and when does it not"

Eulogio Bordas, president of THR Innovative Tourism Advisors


Followed by a discussion panel

13:30 h Knowledge Area

Tapas & Contract - Networking

14:30 h Knowledge Area

Case Study. "Renovation versus adaptation in hospitality. Practical cases and conceptual differences"

Jordi Canora, creative director and Genís Solé, designer atInusual Disseny

15:30 h Knowledge Area

Conference. "Hotel room of the future and its innovations"

Gilly Craft, director at Koubou Interiors president of British Institute Interior Design (given in english)