Just as the hotel industry remains dynamic, so will the Pub Leaders Summit conference program! Expect a wide range of topics covering various facets of pub operations, including F&B, asset assessment, bottle shop management and more.  


8:30am – 9:20am Registrations open
9:20am – 9:30am Welcome and Opening
Amanda Bryan, Australian Hotelier and Luke Butler, Hastings
9:30am – 10:30am Keynote Presentation: Win the talent war: How to attract and retain Millennial Leaders and Gen Z workers
Alicia Stephenson
10:30am – 11:00am Leading teams in turbulent times (Danielle Richardson, Laundy Group; Hamish Watts, Applejack Hospitality; Marcello Colosimo, Momento; Justine Baker, Quantaco)
11:00am – 11:30am Hospitality Outlook 2022 – Living with Covid
Morgan Kelly, KPMG
11:30am – 12:00pm  Morning Tea
12:00pm – 12:15pm Hotel property values in a Covid world
John Musca, JLL Hotels & Hospitality
12:15pm – 12:45pm From entrepreneur to operator: the next step for smaller groups. (Michael Bain, Royal Albert; Paul Schulte, Hunger; Alistair Flower, Flower Hotels; Aaron Crinis, The Good Atelier)
12:45pm – 1:00pm The Future of Hospitality – how technology is transforming our industry
Stevan Premutico, me&u
1:00pm – 1:30pm Navigating the staffing crisis. (Stephen Ferguson, AHA; David Clifton, MAHM; Qwan-Ling Chew, Merivale; Stephen Hunt, Hunt Hospitality)
1:30pm – 2:30pm  Lunch
2:30pm – 2:45pm The Future of Gaming
Jinesh Patel, Gaming Technologies Association
2:45pm – 2:55pm Q&A: Boosting air quality in a pandemic – venue case studies
Carl Pavett, Hunter Technologies
2:55pm – 3:25pm The Business of F&B. (Jamie Gannon, Laundy Group; James Thorpe, Odd Culture Group; Qwan-Ling Chew, Merivale; Paul Hadida, SevenRooms)
3:25pm – 3:45pm Key trends and actions to unlock future potential in your business
Anthony Sullivan, Quantaco
3:45pm – 3:55pm Q&A: Survival tips from the world’s most locked down city
Bianca Dawson, Sand Hill Road
3:55pm – 4:25pm The Innovators: pivoting the pub model. (Bianca Dawson, Sand Hill Road; Paul Schulte; Kylie Moncur, AVC; James Thorpe, Odd Culture Group)
4:30pm – 6:00pm  Networking Drinks


*Subject to change