(Hospitality Professionals Association for the commercial support functions of
the sector) is a non-profit educational organisation, which was formed to bring
together those hospitality industry professionals involved in Financial
Management, Revenue Management, and IT. HOSPA is now seeking to extend its reach
and has already expanded into Marketing and Asset Management.
Not only is HOSPA recognised as the UK’s authoritative voice in the hospitality industry on financial management, technical accounting issues and IT, but also as the leading arena for debate on hotel technology developments, Revenue Management, Asset Management and marketing. HOSPA’s Professional Development Programmes in Revenue Management and Financial Management provide rigorous, relevant and recognised education for all those seeking to further their careers in or gain knowledge of these important functions.
Both programmes are endorsed by the Institute of Hospitality,
demonstrating that they adhere to good practice standards in training
and training delivery, are relevant to the needs of the industry and
meet a wide range of essential criteria relating to quality standards
and quality learning outcomes. The IoH particularly commended:
- The quality of materials and access to e-libraries and databases
- The work-based nature of the assessments
- The explicit timetable of events for each Stage/Level of the programmes
- The support mechanisms available to learners at Stage/Level and in particular, the Tutors
- The expertise of the staff involved in the running and support of the programmes, and the advisory committees
regular programme of workshops and seminars provide the perfect opportunity for
members to continue to develop their knowledge and network with colleagues.
HOSPACE is a one-day annual
conference and exhibition hosted by HOSPA to be held on Thursday 19th November 2020 at the Royal Lancaster, London. HOSPACE will enable UK and
international delegates to get an informed and cutting-edge view from an
international line-up of inspirational experts – all icons in their own field –
about the latest key financial, revenue and IT management issues and
developments; as well as the commercial aspects that connect these together to
maximise profitability and create value.
As in past years, HOSPACE will be supported by a growing and increasingly
influential exhibition of hospitality technology solutions – providing
delegates with a ‘one stop shop’ to view and interact with the latest and ‘best
in class’ technologies – covering all eventualities for any hospitality
business, whether they be start-up or established, independent, or part of an ownership or branded
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