4th Franco-Swiss Business Event Hospitality

Join us on November 29 and 30 at the Lausanne Palace for two days of B2B meetings between French suppliers and Swiss buyers and an afternoon of conferences* led by experts. 

(*) Conferences will be held exclusively in French.

Practical information

French suppliers and services providers will meet with Swiss buyers and contractors for two days of B2B meetings and conferences in the idyllic settings of the Lausanne Palace. 

A unique conference program

Overview of the Swiss Hospitality sector

Alain Becker, Directeur Hôtellerie Suisse - Région Suisse Romande

Procedures for carrying out a construction project in Switzerland (posting of staff, customs clearance, VAT)

André Raineri, President Customs Expertise

Evolution of high-end tourist accommodation in Switzerland (which products, which operators, which owners/investors ?)

Philippe Rubod, Founder & CEO, Swiss Hospitality Global

Hotel des Horlogers, a perfect example of Franco-Swiss collaboration in the Swiss Hospitality industry

André Cheminade, Managing DIrector, L’hôtel des horlogers
Pierre Minassian, Architect (interior designer of the hotel)

Feedback of French companies operating in Switzerland

Marie Bavarel-Despature, Associate, Country Manager, Muzéo
Julien Berlem, Managing Director Associate, Bergan Delorme

Visit of the Campus of Ecole Hôtelière de Lausanne

Round table: Luxury hotel design, architecture, technology and eco-responsibility, which trends for tomorrow?

Ray Lunius, Professeur et consultant HEC et EHL
Christophe Lombardo, Founding architect & Manager, Linaea Lombardo
Annika Grünig, Head of Accomodation & Gastronomy Marketing, Suisse Tourisme
Maroun Zahar, Editor-in-chief, Espaces Contemporains
Patrick Delarive, Writer & Entrepreneur, Groupe Delarive

Meet the French furniture members participating