2019 HR in Hospitality Conference

The Kimpton Fitzroy Hotel at Russell Square. 1-8 Russell Square, Bloomsbury, London WC1B 5BE.

‘Join us for our inaugural HR in Hospitality Annual Conference on the 25th March 2019. This day of inspiration will begin with a keynote address from Angela O’Connor, founder and CEO of The HR Lounge. You will also hear from 2018 Hotelier of the Year, David Taylor MI FIH, VP Operations – Principal Hotels at InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®) who will share his views on what CEOs expect from their HR leaders. Closing the day, Kate Nicholls, CEO at UKHospitality will address the big topics in HR including Brexit, diversity, inclusion and flexibility in the workforce. 


Breakout sessions focus on mental health and award-winning case studies in Excellence in Employee Engagement and Learning and Development.

  • Mental Health in the Workplace Session led by Karen Beaven – PX Innovations LTD
  • Jane Sunley, CEO Purple Cubed leads a panel discussion on Expectations of HR leadership with:
  • Jo Childs, People & Operations Director Yo Sushi
  • Zuleika Fennell, Chief Operations Officer Corbin & King
  • Jon Dawson, Director of Human Resources Mandarin Oriental
  • Rob Burden, Senior HR Business Partner CH&Co
  • Emma Jenkins, Director of Human Resources Vineyard
  • David Morrison, Assistant HR Director at Jumeirah Carlton Tower hosts the World Café allowing attendees to share best practices and learn from industry award-winning HR professional in this interactive session.
  • Julia Murrell, Director of People and Development, Firmdale Hotels shares practices on award-winning case studies in Excellence in Employee Engagement while Ann Whelan Vice President of Human Resources Jumeriah shares award-winning Learning and Development practices.


With a limited number of tickets remaining make sure you don’t miss out on our first ever conference.


Our Sponsors

HR in Hospitality Members can book tickets directly on our Events page https://hrinhospitality.co.uk/events-2/ for £125

Non Members tickets are £139 can be booked via Kim at info@hrinhospitality.co.uk or by completing the online form below.