Inaugurated in 2016, the Hotelier Maldives GM Forum is the only dedicated forum taking place in the country for resort general managers. Providing over 50 GMs a forum to discuss the unique challenges they face on a day to day basis, and to learn from the best practice of their peers in a mutually supportive environment.

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Hotelier Maldives to host GM Forum 2024 on Sept 19 on luxury travel future

Hotelier Maldives is set to host the General Managers (GM) Forum 2024, focusing on the dynamic theme ‘The Evolving Luxury Landscape’. Scheduled for September 19, 2024, the forum will be a melting pot of ideas, strategies, and discussions aimed at navigating the changing tides of luxury travel in the Maldives. The forum will kick off […]

Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023: Fireside chat explores challenges, opportunities for tourism industry

The Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023, held at Bandos Maldives on October 19, 2023, was a platform for resort managers, industry experts, and government officials to exchange insights and ideas on the current trends, challenges, and opportunities in the Maldives’ tourism and hospitality industry. One of the highlights of the event was a fireside chat […]

Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023: Panellists explore leveraging tech for tourism business operations

Technology is a key driver of business success in the hospitality industry, as it can enhance operational efficiency, customer satisfaction, and competitive advantage. However, adopting and managing new technologies also poses significant challenges and opportunities for hoteliers and travel agents. How can they navigate the digital transformation and disruption in their sector? What are some […]

Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023: Industry leaders discuss how sustainable practices can drive tourism business success

On October 19, the Hotelier Maldives General Managers (GM) Forum 2023 hosted a panel discussion on the topic of ‘How Sustainable Practices Drive Business Success in the Tourism Industry’ at the Bandos Maldives resort. The panel discussion was moderated by Ibrahim Nasreen, Chief Commercial Officer at Public Service Media (PSM), and featured three panellists from […]

Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023: Experts discuss strategies to respond to changing economic, tourism dynamics

The Hotelier Maldives General Managers (GM) Forum 2023, held at Bandos Maldives resort on October 19, 2023, brought together leading experts and practitioners from the tourism industry. The forum featured a panel discussion titled, “Streamlining Business to Respond to the Changing Economic and Tourism Landscape”, moderated by Hassan Saeed, Resort Manager of Dhigali Maldives, and […]

Hotelier Maldives GM Forum 2023: Dr Simad Saeed highlights tourism net zero transformation

Dr Simad Saeed, Managing Director of CDE Consulting, delivered a presentation at the Hotelier Maldives General Managers (GM) Forum 2023, which was held at Bandos Maldives resort on October 19. The presentation was titled, ‘Tourism Net Zero Emissions Transformation’, and it highlighted the current situation, challenges and opportunities for Maldives to reduce its greenhouse gas […]