Singapore Business Review to hold inaugural Industry Insights Series

The two-day event will focus on the Hotel & Hospitality and Food & Beverage industries.

Singapore Business Review is organising the inaugural Industry Insights Series – a two-day event which will gather top hoteliers and restaurateurs to discuss the latest trends and issues in the Hotel & Hospitality and Food & Beverage industries. The event will take place on November 17-18 at the Sheraton Towers Singapore.
Panel discussions and presentations on the first day will focus on the Hotel & Hospitality industry. Speakers will tackle issues such as foreign investments in Singapore's hospitality market; tight competition between hotels and non-hotels; challenges and opportunities in launching new luxury brand hotels; and digital consumerism.

Among the speakers are:

• Adam Bury, Vice President - Investment Sales Asia of JLL Hotels & Hospitality Group
• Priyanka Gargav, Senior Regional Manager - Hotel Chains of TripAdvisor
• Marc Dardenne, Chief Executive Officer of Patina Hotels & Resorts
• Robert Lagerway, Regional Vice President for Operations of Capella Hotels Group Asia
• Tasos Kousloglou, Executive Vice President for Asset Management of JLL Hotels and Hospitality Group
• Konrad Haedicke, Director of Partnerships of Roomorama
• Daniel Lynn, Vice President of HomeAway

The second day will be dedicated to the Food & Beverage industry. Some of the topics that the speakers will discuss are the spending potential of Southeast Asia's growing middle class; the growing demand for organic food and how it affects QSRs; the reduction of food waste; and control over rising food prices and sustainable F&B practices and food consumerism in the age of millennials.

Speakers include:

• Justin Lam, Chief Operating Officer of The Coffee Academics
• Claire Ariela Shen, Managing Director of Cooking Art Industries
• Eugene Tay of ZeroWaste SG
• Chinmay Malaviya, Co-founder and former Managing Director of foodpanda
• Emma Heap, Managing Director of foodpanda Singapore
• Dickson Low, Director and Chief Operating Officer, Revenue Valley Group

Singapore Business Review editor Tim Charlton will be the moderator for the panel discussions.

Click here to know more about the event. For inquiries, please contact Dennice Paragas at +65 6223 7660 or

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