HIFI Announces 2016 Conference

November 25, 2015

Burba Hotel Network (BHN) and Horwath HTL – India, hosts of the upcoming Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI), are pleased to announce that the 2016 conference will be returning to Mumbai in late autumn of 2016. The conference will be held on 16-17 November 2016, at the JW Marriott Mumbai Sahar.

“Based on feedback from HIFI delegates, the dates and location have been changed to better serve the needs of the hotel investment community,” said Jim Burba, president of BHN and host of HIFI. “We look forward to returning to Mumbai, the business center of India in November of 2016,” Burba added.

“HIFI has been a forum to talk of the plans and prospects for the year, as it starts out. This discussion basis will continue in the changed pattern, enabling focus on market trends and initiatives that will help fine-tune budgets and plans for the ensuing year,” said Vijay Thacker, Director, Horwath HTL – India and host of HIFI.

In addition to the date and venue changes for the 2016 conference, HIFI is pleased to announce that it will be collaborating with Phocuswright to bring a slice of their programming to HIFI 2016. Phocuswright is the travel industry research authority on how travelers, suppliers, and intermediaries connect, and this collaboration will make for a unique addition to the HIFI program. In addition, HIFI will be collaborating with Phocuswright to bring a special HIFI session with key hospitality industry executives to the inaugural Phocuswright India conference, 21-22 April 2016 at The Leela Ambience Gurgaon Hotel & Residences in Gurgaon, India.

HIFI is India’s most important hotel investment conference. It is the annual meeting place for the leaders in the Indian hotel and tourism industry to discuss important trends, network, identify new opportunities, and do deals through a combination of plenary sessions, breakout panels, and interactive workshops. For more information about HIFI, please visit the website.

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About BHN
BHN is the worldwide leader in developing and organizing conferences for the hotel and tourism investment community. With almost three decades of experience, nearly 130 events completed to-date, and almost 90,000 international delegates, BHN conferences have become “must attend” events for industry leaders who come together to network, conduct business and to learn about the latest trends. BHN events include: the Americas Lodging Investment Summit (ALIS) in Los Angeles; ALIS Law in Los Angeles; ALIS Summer Update; Alternative Ownership Conference Asia Pacific (AOCAP) in Singapore; Caribbean Hotel & Resort Investment Summit (CHRIS) in Miami; Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP) in Hong Kong; HICAP UPDATE in Singapore; Hotel Investment Forum India (HIFI) in Mumbai; Hotel Opportunities Latin America (HOLA) conference in Miami; and Hotel Investment Conference Europe (Hot.E) in London. The BHN website at www.Burba.com is the gateway for information about the conferences BHN produces, as well as a direct link to important players in the hospitality investment world.

About Horwath HTL
Horwath HTL (Hotels Tourism and Leisure) is one of the world’s pre-eminent consulting specialists in the Hotel, tourism and leisure industries, providing unequalled experience and expertise for client projects around the world through a combination of detailed local knowledge and international understanding. Horwath HTL is currently the world’s largest consulting organisation specialised in hospitality, with over 45 offices in 39 countries.

Horwath HTL is a member of Crowe Horwath International, a professional association of accounting and management consulting firms founded in New York in 1915. Crowe Horwath International is currently ranked among the top ten international professional service groups with offices in over 600 cities in 124 countries.