Metropolis Forums

MAY 5TH, 4:00PM–5:00PM EDT

HOSPITALITY BOUNCES BACK: THE FUTURE OF TRAVEL AND LEISURE

COVID-19 has deeply impacted hotels and restaurants, and attitudes to travel, recreation, and wellness are changing. How will this affect the future of hospitality design? What business trends and design concepts will help the hospitality industry bounce back, and what could our new approach to travel and social gathering be in 2021 and beyond?

Hospitality Bounces Back: The Future of Travel and Leisure

Sponsored By

GroheKnollTextiles

 

Host

773.avinash Rajagopal Headshot Credit Nicholas Calcott

Avi Rajagopal

Editor in Chief
Metropolis

Avinash Rajagopal is the editor-in-chief of Metropolis magazine. He is an expert on product and interior design in the digital age, as a historian of contemporary design as well as a frequent speaker at key industry events. He is the author of Hacking Design (Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2013). and has contributed to numerous volumes on architecture and design, including Adhocracy (Istanbul Design Biennial, 2012), Making Africa (Vitra Design Museum, 2015) and Atlas of Furniture Design (Vitra Design Museum, forthcoming). He has lectured on design history and writing at the School of Visual Arts, New York; the University of Texas at Austin; and the National Institute of Design, India.

Panelists

Deborah Lloyd Forrest

Deborah Lloyd Forrest

President
FORREST PERKINS

Adam Farmerie

Adam Farmerie

Partner
AVROKO

Will Guidara

Will Guidara

Restaurateur

Shawn Sullivan

Shawn Sullivan

Partner
ROCKWELL GROUP