On December 19th 2015, SIEBERT+TALAŠ architects took part in a professional conference called the International Hotel Investment & Design Club Forum in the historical setting of the Hotel Imperial in Vienna. Our partner, Matej Siebert, has taken part in the panel discussion „Hotel Design and Architecture round table“ already for the third time.
The main topic of the conference concerned market expectations and trends in the hotel industry and its main drivers of change all around the world and especially in Europe.
Many prominent figures and speakers from this business area presented themselves; including such experts as James Dilley of Jestico+Whiles, Roger Allen of RLA, Douglas DeBoer of Rebel Design Group, Manfred Ronstedt of Ronstedt Hotel Concepts, Karsten Schmidt-Hoensdorf of IDA14, Rolf W. Schmidt of TopHotel Experts and Sebastian Wolf of OptiConstruct.
Moreover, the composition of the audience highlighted the importance and prominence of this event which was visited not only by the most senior decision makers of the hotel industry, but also by investors, operators, designers, architects, developers and suppliers from related industries mainly from Europe but also from overseas whose single intention is to explore new opportunities in the CEE, SEE, CIS, Russia and CCA regions.