International Business Council Announces location and agenda for its 2015 Summit

International Business Council (IBC) has announced that it will host the Leaders in HORECA CEE and CIS 2015 Summit on November 26th and 27th in Prague, Czech Republic. Leaders in HORECA is part of the Leaders in Hospitality series which was recently hosted in Budapest, Hungary and Dubai, UAE this spring. A report released by Research and Markets states that the global restaurant business market value will reach $3,805.8bn by the end of 2019. Cafés and restaurants represent the leading market segment at over 50% of overall industry value. Countries like Poland and Romania, who are the leaders in Central Europe in the Food and Beverage sector, the demand for food and beverage in the region is high and has seen growth in the restaurant and HORECA businesses.

With panelists like Vice President of Food and Beverage, Frederique Lardet from Accor, Martin B. Jones, Vice President of Food and Beverage of Fairmont Raffles Hotels International and the Head Chef from Ciop Ciop, Marc d’Erceville, the Leaders in HORECA summit will provide a forum with an array of expertise and insight on regional market growth, industry trends and new concepts. With highlighted topics such as Promoting Eating Out Concepts in the Region, Attracting Investment in Horeca Sector Development, Social Responsibility in Food Serving in Industry & Healthy Trends and Effective Food and Beverage and Kitchen Management.

With these new concepts in the HORECA Industry gathering over 200 industry business leaders , C-level hospitality & food serving professionals, restaurateurs, café, bakery, club owners, government authorities as well as investors from across the region, the summit aims to inspire growth and to explore the potential that the region can offer. Leaders in HORECA CEE and CIS is the only event in the region that is dedicated to exploring the growing opportunities in the regional HORECA & Food Serving industry. Leaders in HORECA will provide a platform for this wide range of industry professionals to discuss challenges, new ideas and successes.