JEAN-Christophe Novelli is to deliver the keynote speech at International Confex 2008 at Earls Court.
The celebrity chef and Michelin and 5AA Rosette award winner - who appeared as the head chef in ITV show Hell’s Kitchen - will speak on day two of the show, offering a view on how catering and creativity can deliver success to an event.
Events industry futurist and award winning speaker, Rohit Talwar will highlight the critical challenges faced in the future of the meetings and events industry on the first day of the event and present practical ideas on how to respond in innovative ways.
On the final day Sahar Hashemi will give a fascinating insight into how she founded Coffee Republic and built it into one of the UK’s most recognised high street brands.
Duncan Reid, event director, International Confex said: “This is a great line up and it underlines the growing profile of business experts that are engaging with our industry.
"Each speaker has a different insight into our industry and we want both exhibitors and visitors to benefit from their knowledge. We look forward to welcoming them to the show.”
International Confex takes place at Earls Court from February 12 to 14.