Proven Paths, New Horizons - 2024 Theme

Following its 20th anniversary, the Annual Hospitality Conference enters its next phase, recognising the strong foundations and new growth opportunities in the UK hospitality market. 

AHC 2024 brings a fresh focus on renewed growth, offering enhanced opportunities across a broader spectrum of sectors including hotels, alternative living concepts, F&B, bars, pubs, restaurants, and much more.

Learn

You will hear from 90 speakers including keynote and high profile industry personalities, to share their vision and insight for success.

Network

Every year we welcome over 1,000 delegates through the doors of the Manchester Central Convention Centre, all with a common goal to nurture connections and unlock profitable growth opportunities.

Be Inspired

The exhibition floor is where you can meet the key businesses with a demonstrable track record of enhancing returns in hospitality.

Don't take our word for it, hear from our delegates directly!

 

Francesco Orofino

Karin Sheppard

Tom Ross

Felicity Black-Roberts

Ben Harper

Lydia Dutton

David Orr

 

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Discover why AHC is a must attend event for 2024!

AHC 2023 in numbers

1,005
Delegates
16.2%
Investors & Owners
104
Speakers
34
Content sessions
59
Sponsors

Discover the future of UK hospitality investment.

The Annual Hospitality Conference is where the leading minds of UK hospitality come together to share their visions for the future and strategies for success. And it’s also a golden opportunity to network with the UK investor community as we connect you to the capital and the capital to you.  

Every area of the UK hospitality investment industry is represented - from hoteliers and investors to asset managers and tourism boards. This means AHC is an event you won’t want to miss.

If you haven't been before, take a look at our Post Show Report to get a taste of what to expect for next year, including our conference overview and the leading companies and global investors who joined us for AHC 2023.

Post Show Report

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Read up on Hospitality Investor's content

3 data-driven takes on the state of the UK hotel market
3 data-driven takes on the state of the UK hotel market
In an ever-changing industry landscape characterized by fluctuating market dynamics, rising interest rates and emerging sustainability concerns, understanding the intricate shifts in the sector remains crucial.
Transparency and innovation key to unlocking debt markets
Transparency and innovation key to unlocking debt markets
There is liquidity in the debt markets but borrowers will need to consider alternatives to traditional lenders and cash flow and stabilised income is becoming more important than LTV rates.
Hotels need to get better at leveraging other leisure offers
Hotels need to get better at leveraging other leisure offers
Deal opportunities are forecast to increase over the next 24 months driven by higher interest rates, Christie & Co’s Hotels 2023 Mid-Year Review has revealed.
Despite soaring consumer demand, volatility keeps capital volumes down
Despite soaring consumer demand, volatility keeps capital volumes down
While UK hotels have been performing strongly, transaction volumes have not reflected consumer demand from both domestic and international travellers.

Meet Our 2024 Sponsors

Our AHC 2024 sponsors are key players from leading companies in the industry. Browse our full list for this year and see who you can meet on the exhibition floor.