Registration for the Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2018 is now open as Perspective Pvt Ltd—the publisher of Hotelier Maldives—prepares for the event to be held at Kurumba Maldives on April 18, 2018. The GM Forum, an annual gathering of general managers and hospitality industry stakeholders, consists of keynote speeches from industry leaders and interactive panel discussions by experts on the Maldivian tourism and hospitality industry and the region.
Inaugurated in 2016, the GM Forum provides insight into relevant and significant trends in the industry. GM Forum 2016 saw 16 brands represented at the gathering with 76 delegates and 47 general managers, resort managers and owners. Consequently, GM Forum 2017 saw an increase in participation with 21 brands, 97 delegates and 68 general managers, resort managers and owners.
The GM Forum 2018 would include presentations and panel discussions themed around Tourism Related Taxation, Trends in Destination Marketing, Guest Transfers and Non-room Revenue from Resorts. For more details about the themes of GM Forum 2018, please refer to: “GM Forum 2018 to feature discussions on a myriad of hotel industry issues”.
In recent developments, The Small Maldives Island Co. (TSMIC) confirmed Jean-Christophe Nager, the General Manager of Huvafen Fushi, to represent the brand at the GM Forum 2018. Jean-Christophe will represent Huvafen Fushi, Amilla Fushi and Finolhu, operated by The Small Maldives Island Co. (TSMIC) at the GM Forum 2018, and will also contribute his experiences as a member of a panel on Destination Marketing Trends.