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MANDALAY BAY, LAS VEGAS APR 30 - MAY 2, 2024

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Agenda at a Glance

Expo Floor Hours 

Tuesday, April 30 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday, May 1 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday, May 2 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM

 

Only those with Full Conference or Experience passes will be allowed to enter the HD Park CEU-accredited sessions.  You will not need to register for individual sessions during registration—simply present your badge at the start of the session for entrance and official accreditation.

Sessions at the DesignWell Pavilion and Social Hub, as well as the keynote, are free to attend for all registration types, without prior signup.

Monday, April 29

 

TIME TITLE LOCATION SPEAKERS
9:00 a.m. Arrival and Coffee South Pacific Ballroom EF  
9:30 a.m. Orientation, Overview, Introductions South Pacific Ballroom EF  
9:45 a.m. HD University Module One: Casegoods South Pacific Ballroom EF
  • Nicole Oren, The Source (Moderator)
  • Hayley Morgan Heider, Looney & Associates
  • Dionne Jefferson, Marriott
  • Jessica Pfiefer, Host Hotels
10:45 a.m. HD University Module Two: Flooring South Pacific Ballroom EF
  • Carlos Reynaga, Premier (Moderator)
  • Steve Schrope, CBRE
  • Ellen Villars, MGM Resorts
11:45 a.m. Lunch Break and Product Exploration South Pacific Ballroom EF  
12:45 p.m. HD University Module Three: Lighting South Pacific Ballroom EF
  • Carl Long, PMI (Moderator)
  • Ann Fleming, Klai Juba
  • Selena Durbin, Sands
1:45 p.m. HD University Module Four: Fabric and Upholstered Seating South Pacific Ballroom EF
  • Reid LeMesurier, The Cardy Group (Moderator)
  • Geoffrey Cramer, Murphy Cramer Design
  • Fred Brandstrader, Hyatt
  • Aaron Anderson, The 26 Co.
2:55 p.m. Intermission South Pacific Ballroom EF  
3:10 p.m. HD University Module Five: Outdoor Furniture and Outdoor Fabric South Pacific Ballroom EF
  • Aine O’Connor, AOC Purchasing (Moderator)
5:00 p.m. Closing comments and adjourn South Pacific Ballroom EF  

 

 

Tuesday, April 30

TIME TITLE LOCATION
8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. HD’s Women in Design Awards Breakfast South Pacific Ballroom EF
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. HD Expo + Conference Show Hours Mandalay Bay Convention Center
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Big Ideas: WGSN’s 2025 Trends Forecast HD Park
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Evolving F+B: Designing for Local, Diverse, Authentic Dining Social Hub
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Designing Well: Cool New Concepts DesignWell
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Trendspotting: Innovators to Watch HD Park
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m. Generative AI Meets Hospitality: What To Do Now to Stay Ahead Social Hub
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. The Next Wave: Rising Stars on Building Community and Placemaking DesignWell
1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. HD Keynote HD Park
1:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Predictions and Growth: Global Hotel Development Outlook with LE Social Hub
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Radical Candor 2.0: Can Project Teams Please Talk? DesignWell
2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. The New New: Hoteliers Making Their Mark Social Hub
3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Business Sense: What Owners Want HD Park
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. The Special Sauce: What Does Authentic Design Mean Today? DesignWell
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. From Accolades to Action: A Diversity Dialogue Social Hub
4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Hybrids Happening: Building Experience and ROI HD Park
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. 20th annual Hospitality Design Awards Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas

 

Wednesday, May 1

TIME TITLE LOCATION
9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. HD | ISHP Owners Roundtable: An HD Expo Signature Event South Pacific Ballroom EF
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. HD Expo + Conference Show Hours Mandalay Bay Convention Center
10:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. HD Idea Exchange: Conversations on Carbon x Design x the Future DesignWell
10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. HD | IIDA Product Design Awards: Meet the Winners Social Hub
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. I Love the Nightlife: Shifts in Cocktailing and Afterhours HD Park
11:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Leaning Luxury: The Intersection of Retail and Hospitality Social Hub
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Wellness-Minded Travelers: What They Need Now DesignWell
12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Brand Identity: Hotel Execs Take on The Future HD Park
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Get Outside: Inside the Growing Outdoor Hospitality Industry DesignWell
1:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Resort Style: Spaces of Celebration Social Hub
2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. Project Breakdown: Lessons Learned from an Iconic Project HD Park
2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Business Sense: Real Talk Social Hub
2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Exploring New Frontiers: Hilton’s Vision for Future Fitness and Wellness DesignWell
3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Leaders Talk: CEOs on the State of the Industry HD Park
3:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Ask the Purchasers: Stories from the Trenches | Presented by ISHP Social Hub
4:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. HD Masterclass: Hospitality’s Sustainability Playbook DesignWell
6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Party by the Pool Elia Beach Club at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas

 

Thursday, May 2

TIME TITLE LOCATION
9:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. HD Expo + Conference Show Hours Mandalay Bay Convention Center
10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Meaningful Collaboration: A Decade with Tony Hsieh HD Park
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Experience and Awe: Immersive Experiences HD Park