Hostech 2021

Hostech 2021

Hostech is a market-leading initiative for the hospitality sector, dedicated to addressing key issues around technology, shining a light on best practice and what is coming next.
Speakers include Sarah Venning, CIO of Pret A Manger, who will discuss how the business has been revolutionised by technology, including its coffee subscription service. PizzaExpress IT director Siobhan Fagan will look at future facing tech, including AI, machine learning and the Internet of Things. Nando's will share how they turned round a mobile order and pay platform with partner Vita Mojo in just six weeks. And Deliveroo's Stephen Goldstein will share details on the company's new white label delivery service, Signature.

We will also be hosting a panel discussion with Intel, PreciTaste Group and Box Technologies on the future of front and back of house connectivity as well as an interview with Gareth Hughes from Crave Interactive on how mobile ordering is mutating into Intelligent Mobile Service


Kate Boyle Kate Boyle Head of Technology Platforms
Nando’s UK & Ireland

Stefan Chomka Stefan Chomka Editor

Sarah Coleman Sarah Coleman Insight & Communications Director
Lumina Intelligence

Hauke Feddersen Hauke Feddersen Director Global Operations
PreciTaste Group

Stephen Goldstein  Stephen Goldstein VP of Strategic Restaurant Partnerships

Gareth Hughes Gareth Hughes Founder & Chief Executive
Crave Interactive

Reg Meyer Reg Meyer Head of Technology Solutions
Nando's UK & Ireland

Dr. Farhaan Mohideen  Dr. Farhaan Mohideen Product Engineering & IoT Spokesperson

James Patterson  James Patterson Strategic Sales & Marketing Director
Box Technologies

Nick Popovici  Nick Popovici Chief Executive
Vita Mojo

Finn Scott-Delany Finn Scott-Delany News & Finance Editor

Sarah Venning  Sarah Venning Chief Information Officer
Pret A Manger

Siobhan Fagan Siobhan Fagan IT Director