CHICOS 2021|10th Anniversary Edition|Nov 10-12, 2021

CHICOS to Take Place November 10-12, 2021.

Grand Hyatt Baha Mar, in Nassau Bahamas

The Caribbean Hotel Investment Conference & Operations Summit (CHICOS) is reputed the premier hospitality conference in the region. Having just completed its 9th edition, CHICOS brings together over 300 regional and international investors and operators, as well as the region’s leading decision makers. Also participating as attendees or speakers are governmental representatives, opinion leaders, developers, bankers and other lenders, tourism officials, investment funds, hotel brand executives, individuals/companies seeking investors for their tourism projects, franchise and operations companies, public and private institutions, consultants, advisors and architects and designers.  Attendees network and discuss the region’s markets and possibilities, while analyzing the most important trends that can impact their investment decisions.

CHICOS is tasked with showcasing the varying destinations and spectacular hotels throughout the Caribbean. 

CHICOS 2019 donated a financial contribution towards hurricane relief efforts through the Rotary Foundation.
 

Who Should Attend?
  • Owners
  • Operators
  • Real Estate Developers
  • Investors
  • Lenders
  • Financial Advisors
  • Investment Bankers
  • Investment Fund Representatives
  • Real Estate and Financial Intermediaries
  • Architects, Designers and Planners
  • Legal Advisors and Specialist Consultants
  • Hotel Chain and Management Company Executives
  • Hotel and Tourism Industry Entrepreneurs
  • Government Agencies (Tourism, Planning and Investment)
  • Public and Private Hotel, Tourism, and Convention Agencies
  • Hotel Associations
 

CHICOS - Reactivating the Caribbean



 

CHICOS 2021

Pricing
  • $1395 USD Standard Rate (expires October 15, 2021)
  • $1595 USD Late Registration
  • $1695 USD On-site Registration
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CHICOS 2021 Bahamas

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Agenda

November 10-12, 2021


Wednesday - November 10, 2021

6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Welcome Reception - Grand Hyatt Baha Mar


Thursday - November 11, 2021

7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Registration


8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Networking Breakfast


8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

WELCOME, GLOBAL, and CARIBBEAN OVERVIEW PRESENTATIONS       


9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Hospitality Leaders Panel


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Networking & Exhibitor Coffee Break


11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

One-on-One Leader Interviews


12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Debt and Equity Panel


12:45 PM - 2:00 PM

Networking Lunch


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Breakout Session 1A: Carribean Project Development in Current Times


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Breakout Session 1B: Hotel Design and Construction: Challenges and Opportunities in a Changing World


3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Networking Session


3:30 PM - 4:15 PM

One-on-One Leader Interviews


4:15 PM - 5:00 PM

All-Inclusive Hotel Panel: Understanding the Significant Growth of this Sector


6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Reception - Jasmine Garden


Friday - November 12, 2021

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Networking Breakfast


9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

Lenders Outlook Panel


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Government Leaders Outlook Panel


11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Networking Session and Coffee Break


11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Luxury Hotel Panel: Performance and Outlook


12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Networking Lunch


Speakers

Alejandro Reynal

Alejandro Reynal

CEO & Board Member
Apple Leisure Group
Angela Musgrove

Angela Musgrove

Interim CEO
Invest Turks and Caicos
William Stadler

William Stadler

EVP & Chief Investment Officer
Aimbridge Hospitality
Bojan Kumer

Bojan Kumer

Vice President, International Hotel Development, Caribbean and Latin America
Marriott International
Camilo Bolaños

Camilo Bolaños

VP Development and Real Estate
Hyatt Hotels
David Larone

David Larone

Senior Managing Director Valuation and Advisory Services
CBRE
Dionisio D'Aguilar

Dionisio D'Aguilar

Minister of Tourism & Aviation
Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation
Fernando Fernandez

Fernando Fernandez

VP of Development, Caribbean
Apple Leisure Group
Fernando Mulet

Fernando Mulet

EVP/Chief Development Officer.
Playa Hotels & Resorts
Gary Brough

Gary Brough

Managing Director
Baker Tilly
George Spence

George Spence

Managing Partner at Luxe Capital Americas
Leading Property Group
Isabel de Caires

Isabel de Caires

Director
CIBC First Caribbean
Javier Coll

Javier Coll

Group President Global Business Development
Apple Leisure Group
Jonas Niermann

Jonas Niermann

Director, Hospitality/Real Estate Consulting
PwC
Liam Day

Liam Day

Managing Director
BCQS International
Matthew Norton, Esq

Matthew Norton, Esq

Practice Area Leader - Real Estate
K&L Gates LLP
Ray Klien

Ray Klien

Head, Investment Banking Division
Republic Bank
Rogerio Basso

Rogerio Basso

Head of Tourism, Corporate Division
IDB Invest
Ruben Becerra

Ruben Becerra

Vice President of Corporate Affairs & Business Development
Karisma Hotels and Resorts
Stan Hartling

Stan Hartling

Chief Executive Officer
Hartling Group
Todd Ruff

Todd Ruff

Vice President of Development, The Americas
Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group
Vail Ross

Vail Ross

Senior Vice President of Global Business Development & Marketing
STR

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