Connecting You: Networking is Our Business


Forge Connections and Elevate Your Experience

Connecting investors, owners, operators, and developers

At NYU IHIIC, connections are more than just casual encounters - they're the foundation of future collaborations and business success. With over 500 companies attending from across the whole hospitality ecosystem, network, share ideas, and foster collaborations during our structured networking breaks, evening receptions, coffee bars, lunches, lounges, dedicated meeting spaces, and mobile app.

Whether you're sharing insights from sessions, discussing business strategies, or forming personal connections, every interaction is an opportunity for fruitful collaborations.

NYU Networking Intro

Networking Experiences

Evening Receptions

Join us at two evening receptions for you to meet and mingle with friends, contacts and colleagues, old and new. 

Network, share ideas and foster collaborations; talk business or get to know industry peers on a personal level for fruitful collaborations.

Networking Lunches

Fuel both body and mind, and engage in conversation during the lunchtime networking breaks. 

Enjoy delicious meals while connecting with industry peers, sharing insights, and exploring potential collaborations.

Refresh and Refuel

Good coffee, energy-boosting refreshments, and the opportunity to slot in an efficient meeting. 

Join our structured networking breaks to connect with fellow attendees, exchange ideas, and explore potential partnerships.

The Place Where Deals are Forged

The NYU exhibition area is the place where you’ll meet senior representatives and decision-makers, all ready to strike deals, from investors, hotel brands, and operators, to developers, brokers and lawyers. Initiate collaborations with new or existing partners to drive profitable alliances.

Connect directly with the capital you need to make the deals you want. At NYU IHIIC you can secure financing for your projects and build a robust deal pipeline, while optimizing your time efficiently with everyone under one roof. 

NYU Networking Deals

Stay connected with our innovative networking and event app.

Seamlessly connect with fellow attendees, schedule meetings, explore sponsor virtual exhibition stands, and access exhibitor profiles, all from your mobile device.

With the NYU IHIIC mobile event app, you can maintain connections before, during, and after the event, fostering relationships year-round.

Key Features:

  • Agenda: Access the full event agenda and create your personalized schedule
  • Speakers: Explore profiles of event speakers
  • Q&A & Polls: Participate in real-time interactions at virtual stands, access downloadable assets, and voice your questions and opinions
  • Announcements: Receive live event notifications and updates
  • Network: Connect with other attendees and discover shared interests
  • Sponsors: Learn more about our esteemed event sponsors

Please note: The platform is exclusive to registered NYU IHIIC attendees.

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