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Sustainable Hospitality Summit

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Starts On - October 27, 2017 - 12:30pm
Ends On - October 27, 2017 - 5:00pm
43 Town Square Boulevard
Asheville , NC 28803

Register today for the inaugural Sustainable Hospitality Summit, scheduled Oct. 27 at the LEED Silver Hilton at Biltmore Park in Asheville, North Carolina.

Learn about best practices for sustainable hospitality practices and how they yield an industry competitive advantage. The summit will cover challenges and solutions in the sustainable hospitality industry, and offer unique programming from seasoned professionals in the hospitality market.

Luncheon keynote: Dennis W. Quaintance, CEO & CDO (Chief Design Officer) Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants & Hotels

2:30-4:30 p.m.

Track One: Existing Building Operations & Maintenance Case Studies Track Two: Innovative Design and Construction in Hospitality

This education track is geared towards property owners, general managers, facilities staff, service providers, and marketing directors. Three case studies on different types of hospitality properties (boutique, portfolios, and resort) will discuss the following topics:

  • Best Management Practices: How top hospitality brands have implemented sustainability strategies successfully without compromising customer comfort
  • Innovative Waste Management Strategies: From waste to community resource
  • Marketability of Sustainability: Sustainability is Luxury

This education track is geared towards architects, commercial realtors, contractors, builders and interior designers. This track will explore the following topics:

  • Adaptive Design: Designing with Retrofit in Mind
  • Sustainable Interiors: Indoor Air Quality Product Choices
  • Aesthetics and Guest Experience: Building a Destination

Closing keynote: Leah Cooper, Sustainability Coordinator, Sierra Nevada
4:30-5:30 p.m.
After breakout sessions, reconvene to enjoy a sustainable beverage and power networking during Industry Insights with Sierra Nevada.