Conference Patron

This event was made possible by the gracious support of our event patron, His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Airports, President of Dubai Dept for Civil Aviation and Chairman and CEO of Emirates.

The Middle East's most important hotel investment event

With 12 years under our belt, AHIC has proven to be the Middle East’s annual meeting place for the region’s most senior hotel investors, developers, operators and advisors. It is the annual conference that connects business leaders from international and local markets to do deals across the region.





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2017 Speakers

AHIC’s speakers are prominent members of the hotel investment community. Their expertise, practical advice and forecast will provide attendees with the latest information on development, trends and best practice in the hotel investment industry.

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"AHIC consistently provides a steady platform to meet like-minded professionals across hotel/hospitality development development within the MENA region and beyond."

Amit Nayak, Managing Director, High Point Hospitality

Focussed networking

Online networking:

Initiate contact with attendees before the event

Networking Round Tables:

Discuss the topical issues in an informal setting

Networking Receptions:

The perfect opportunity to network and celebrate what is best about our industry

Sponsor Exhibition:

Meet the key stakeholders in the market.

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"If you are a serious player in the Hospitality Sector in the Middle East you need to be at AHIC."

Jeff Robinson, Hospitality Sector Leader, Aurecon

Thank you to the AHIC 2017 Sponsors

AHIC’s sponsors are experts in the field of hotel investment. They are at the forefront of this growing industry and leading the way in this sector.