BLLA Paris Conference 700



Connect with boutique hoteliers, investors, developers,f&b consultants, designers and others focused on

boutique lifestyle hospitality.

Leaders in hospitality are gathering in Paris next week on November 9th on the trade show floor in a special area @ EquipHotel Paris to discuss the boutique sector’s most important issues, trends and outlook for the future.

JOIN US while noteworthy players in the boutique & lifestyle sector share their insights as panelists and keynote speakers. Connect with like-minded individuals, creating a network for information and support. Through this event, you will be given the tools to maneuver the complex, but exciting world of boutique hotels.


Coffee, Pastries and Networking – Come learn more about the Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association’s global initiatives


Frances Kiradjian, Founder & CEO, The Boutique & Lifestyle Lodging Association

Top Hoteliers Discuss Design and How Art, Music, Entertainment and Fashion Inspire their Properties

Moderator: Yasmine Mahmoudieh, Principal, Mahmoudieh Design

Alex Toledano, Co-Founder, Visto Images

Liran Wizman, Co-Founder and owner Grand City Hotel, Europe Hotels private Collection


How to Reinvent Hotel Sustainability : Introducing the Room That Is Energy Efficient, Bio-sourced, and Completely Revitalizing

Laurent Delporte, Directeur général, DELPORTE HOSPITALITY, l’expertise hôtelière à votre service

Creative Boutique

Anne Dolan, Founder, Clink Hostels

Christoph Hoffman, Co-Founder & CEO, 25hrs

Annette Russell, GM, Green Rooms Wood Green

Boutique Hotels: Unique Products, Unique Capital Structures

Different and unique boutique hotel developments will be explored, beginning with the initial idea that turns into a hotel development and eventually an operating hotel. Unique investment structures as well as unique hotel designs and concepts will be discussed during this panel.

Moderator: Frances Kiradjian, CEO, BLLA

Kristin Lindenberg, Co-Founder, Amberlair

Marcus Orbé, Co-Founder, Amberlair

Igor Sancisi, Director, Novanta

Networking Break


Moderator: Philippe Doizelet, Head, Horwath and Horwath Paris


Marie Carcassonne, CEO, dynamo

Anna Cohen, CEO, Extend AM,

Philippe Vaurs, President, Elegancia hotels

Influencers, Social Media & Boutique

Hélène Avril, Public Relations, White Alpaga Communication

Leah Walker, Founder, Leah Travels

Spotlight on Light Human Hotels

Jean-Pierre Parra Bandeira, CEO

Julien Veyron, President & Co-Founder