HotelexShanghai, the global hospitality industry conference, will kick off its 23rd edition March 31 to April 3, 2014, at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre. The event represents a unique opportunity for companies operating in the sector to open their doors to Chinese tourism, a segment seeing voracious expansion.
In 2013, there were 1,700 starred hotels under construction, with activities related to hospitality stirring up 295 billion RMB and a growth of 9.26%. These numbers are destined to multiply.
Hotelex will bring together 60,000 exhibitors from around the globe with the best solutions for the hotel and restaurant industries. Together with the emphasis on quality, it looks to encourage competition through innovation, sustainability and the environment for management with a healthier carbon footprint.