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UKHospitality Conference and Networking event

The Royal Automobile Club
89 Pall Mall
St. James's

20 September 2021
1.30 - 8pm

The Conference

Recovery and beyond
20 September 2021
1.30 - 8pm
The UKH Conference is back!

The highlight of the industry calendar is returning once again, to bring members together from across the breadth of the hospitality industry. The conference will focus on how, as a unified voice, we can move the sector forward and build back better! 

Keynote speaker at the event will be Rt Hon Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS).

With a panel of business leaders and industry experts from IHG, McDonald's, Greene King and more. We'll explore the challenges, opportunities and plans for recovery. Providing attendees with the opportunity to ask questions to help develop strategies fit for the future, this event is not to be missed!





Steve Richards, Chairman, UKH & CEO, Parkdean Resorts


State of the Nation

Kate Nicholls OBE, CEO, UKH

Keynote speaker

Rt Hon Kwasi Kwarteng MP, Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS)

Business and Economy overview



Consumer research

Latest insight delivered by STR and CGA 


Business leaders panel

Karin Sheppard, SVP & Managing Director Europe, IHG

Paul Pomroy, CEO McDonald's

Nick Mackenzie, Greene King

Tour of The Royal Automobile Club

Networking reception

For more information, please email



About UKHospitality?

UKHospitality is the single, authoritative voice of hospitality. Protecting the commercial interests of hospitality venues and those who supply the industry. Representing over 700 members operating around 85,000 venues from coffee shops, hotels, escape rooms, pubs, restaurants, leisure parks, nightclubs, contract caterers, entertainment, wedding venues, holiday homes, bowling alleys and visitor attractions.


Advocating for a fair operating environment as well as promoting hospitality as a career of choice - we are the voice of hospitality.


Supporting the industry





Saved the industry over the Covid crisis through united action


Proud to bring inspirational speakers from across the industry.
Keynote address
Business leaders panel
Consumer research panel


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Upcoming events

We host a range of member-only and industry events throughout the year to ensure that the industry is protected. For more information about our upcoming events, visit our website.


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To promote hospitality as a sustainable industry, we are supporting and involved in the COP26 summit, taking place in Glasgow. Look out for more details on our involvement over the coming weeks.

UKH Christmas Lunch

Red Christmas Baubles

Back by popular demand, is our highly anticipated Christmas Lunch, taking place at Old Billingsgate, 14th December.

The perfect end of year celebration, to reflect on the outstanding efforts of our hospitality teams and professionals. 

Bringing the entire hospitality industry together to network and look forward to a strong year of trading in 2022. 

Join us to meet colleagues, friends and industry peers for a day not to be missed.

For more details about our upcoming events, please email

Want to become a member of UKHospitality?

Contact our membership team

Find out more about UKH membership