BOND Five Star USA

The Forum for North America's Leading Five Star Hotel Designers

September 10-13, 2020

Florida, USA

About

BOND Five Star is an invitation only forum that connects world-renowned designers of luxury hotels with leaders of product brands who can help take their concepts to the next level. The forum is designed for regional heads of design from global hotel brands, regional and global principals of hospitality from leading architecture firms with hundreds of five star hotel projects.

A top-notch opportunity for architects and designers to meet and consult with one another, as well as with a variety of high-profile service providers, vendors and suppliers.

Steve Jung

Director of Architecture

MGM Resorts Design & Development

Attendees

We pre-qualify designers to meet the following criteria:

1. Principal, Director, Vice President

2. Significant portfolio of five star hotel projects in North America

3. Global hotel brand or top architecture/design firm

Leaders in luxury hospitality design who attended in 2019 include:

Javier Muñoz Posse

Director of Architecture & Interior Design

Radisson Collection

Kara Siffermann

Director of Interiors

Resorts World Las Vegas

Miguel Cuadros

Design Director

Oceanwide Resort Paradise Hi LLC

Sarah Bonsall

Regional Director, Technical Services & Development

Six Senses Resorts & Hotels

Luis Zapiain

Director of Hospitality

HKS Architects

Hogan Chun

Design Director | Senior Associate | SouthWest Regional Hospitality Leader

Gensler

Alvaro Montoya

Director Design & Planning Design Services - Americas

Hyatt Hotels

Glenn Pollack

Vice President, Design & Development

MGM Resorts

Program

View 2019’s program here
Seminar timings and/or content may vary at our discretion.

Thursday, September 10

4:00 pm

Delegate Registration

6:30 pm

Seminar - 1

Speaker TBC

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Synopsis

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Biography

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7:30 pm

Welcome Drinks Reception

8:00 pm

Welcome Dinner

Friday, September 11

6:00 am

Breakfast at your leisure

8:40 am

Seminar - Trends in North America’s Luxury Hospitality Market

Emile Gourieux | Hospitality Industry Expert, STR Global

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Synopsis

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Biography

Emile Gourieux is the Hotel Sector Business Development Executive for STR in Canada, Mexico and the Caribbean. STR provides clients with premium, global data benchmarking and analytics.

Emile is responsible for growing STR’s network of hotel partners and strengthening their overall data set.  Along with increasing the volume of room-related data, Emile also champions efforts to expand benchmark reporting in categories such as Food & Beverage, Guest Segmentation, and Operating Statistics so hoteliers will have the information they need to thrive.  As Emile always says, “success is in the numbers!”

Prior to joining STR, Emile managed luxury hotels on California’s Central Coast for nearly 15 years.  Most recently he was Director of Business Development at JPMorgan Chase where he designed marketing campaigns for hotels and resorts around the world.  He resides in Nashville, TN with his wife and daughter.

9:45 am

Collect Final Meeting Schedule

10:00 am

One to One Meetings

1:30 pm

Group Photograph

1:40 pm

Lunch

2:45 pm

One to One Meetings

5:20 pm

Free Time

7:30 pm

Drinks Reception

8:00 pm

Dinner

Saturday, September 12

6:00 am

Breakfast at your leisure

8:40 am

Seminar - 3

Speaker TBC

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Biography

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9:45 am

One to One Meetings

1:15 pm

Lunch

2:20 pm

Seminar - 4

Speaker TBC

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Biography

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3:25 pm

One to One Meetings

6:05 pm

Free Time

7:30 pm

Farewell Drinks Reception

8:00 pm

Farewell Dinner

Sunday, September 13

6:00 am

Breakfast at your leisure

Delegate departures

Fabulous all around. To have the opportunity to meet with firms at management level is rare. Very impactful experience.

Mimi Stone

Executive Vice President

Earthwerks

How it Works

Connect

Principal architects and heads of supplier companies meet in a pre-matched program of 30 minute one-to-one meetings.

Learn

Architects discover new products and suppliers learn exactly what potential clients need. AIA accredited seminars keep you up-to- speed with industry trends.

Share

Everyone stays together in a five star resort with all meals and entertainment organised by BOND. Relationships build naturally.

Grow

The result: You make important connections and start relationships that will grow your business.

Venue

More information will be announced soon.

Florida, USA

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