Upcoming events around the globe


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Recent Hotelie Events Around The World

Singapore Chapter Celebrates the Chinese New Year

On February 16, the CHS Singapore Chapter celebrated the Chinese New Year at the Red House Seafood Restaurant, Clarke Quay.

Rocky Mountain Chapter Hosts Their Annual Hospitality Summit

On February 23, the Rocky Mountain chapter hosted their annual Denver Hospitality Summi

Kansai Chapter Welcomes Professor Verma

On February 27, the CHS Kansai Chapter welcomed Professor and Mrs. Rohit Verma with a reception at Kyoto University.  A total of 36 Cornellians and their guests attended the event.


Dozens of Hotelies attended the Cornell Alumni Leadership Conference in Baltimore, MD.

NYC Chapter Celebrates at the Edition

On January 26, 2017, the New York City chapter kicked off the New Year in style.

Hotelies Dine at Padise Manor in Estonia

On January 20, 2017, the Finland, Russia, and Baltics Chapter gathered at the stately Padise Manor in Estonia for a five course gourmet dinner.

Grilled Cheese and Wine

Georgia Hotelies gather for a five course meal of gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches and paired wines.

CHS France Meets at Le Bristol Paris

On January 11, 2017, the Cornell Hotel Society of France held a cocktail reception in honor of Luca Allegri, President and Managing Director of Hotel Le Bristol Paris.

Philadelphia Hotelies Gathers To Taste Beverages of the Finger Lakes

Philadelphia area alumni gathered in the new event space at the Reading Terminal Market for a lively and informative tasting of “Beverages of the Finger Lakes”.

Hotelies Gather At The Hunter Conference

On March 22 the CHS Georgia Chapter held its second annual reception during the 2017 Hunter Hotel Conference. The event was hosted by Alan LeBlanc ’84 at his restaurant, White Oak Kitchen and Cocktails.

CHS ITB Breakfast

Hotelies from around the world gathered for the annual CHS breakfast held in conjunction with the ITB travel conference in Berlin.

Arizona Chapter Takes Themselves Out To The Ball Game

In Arizona, spring means baseball! Hotelies from the CHS Arizona Chapter gathered at the Salt Fields in Scottsdale for a Spring Training game between the Oakland A’s and the Colorado Rockies.

2017 Hotel Industry Annual Forum

The Washington DC/Baltimore Chapter held their annual Hotel Industry Forum, themed “The Evolution of Hotel Brands.”

Japanese Chapters Celebrate New Year’s

On Friday, February 17, 2017, the Tokyo and Kansai chapters gathered together to celebrate the New Year.

German Chapter Tours HafenCity in Hamburg

Members of the German Chapter enjoyed dinner and a tour of the innovative HafenCity in Hamburg.

CHS Nevada 10th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament

On April 2nd CHS Nevada hosted the 10th annual Scholarship Golf Tournament.

Cornell Reception – HR In Hospitality

On March 28, the Hotel School hosted a reception in conjunction with the annual Human Resources in Hospitality Conference at the Aria Resort and Casino in Las Vegas.

CHS NYC Food and Beverage Forum

On March 30, sixty-five Hotelies gathered to listen to a panel of industry authorities discuss how restaurants are leveraging new technologies to enhance their bottom lines.

CHS Germany Tours Hotel Provocateur

On Tuesday, April 25, 2017, the CHS Berlin chapter met at the recently opened Hotel Provocateur.

CHS Toronto Welcomes Dean Walsh

On May 8, the CHS Toronto chapter welcomed Interim Dean Kate Walsh MPS ’90 to town.

Second Annual CHRIS/HOLA Reception In Miami

On April 26, the South Florida chapter hosted the second annual Cornell Hotel Society reception in conjunction with the CHRIS/HOLA conferences.

CHS-NYC Chapter Celebrates Spring

The CHS New York chapter celebrated the arrival of spring on May 18 with a Happy Hour event.

SHA Senior Send-Off

The 2017 Hotel School Senior Send-Off event was held on April 22nd at the Ithaca Marriott Downtown.

CHS Chicago – National Restaurant Association Reception

On May 22, 2017, the Chicago chapter hosted their annual reception in conjunction with National Restaurant Association convention. The event was held at The Rookery Room of the Kimpton Gray Hotel.

CHS Singapore Holds Their Annual Meeting

On May 31st, the Singapore chapter held their Annual General Meeting at the Andaz Studio.

CHS Korea Entertains Students at S. Tavern

On Friday, June 16, 2017 the Korean CHS chapter held one of their periodic dinner gatherings at S. Tavern in Seoul.

CHS Honors Steve Wynn and John Zimmer ‘06

The Executive Board of CHS presented Steve Wynn and John Zimmer ’06 with a plate signifying their conferment as an Honorary Lifetime Member of CHS.

CHS France – Measuring Design Success

The CHS France chapter gathered on June 26, 2017 to listen to a panel of experts discuss “Measuring Design Success”.

CHS Finland Meets At Linnanmaki Amusement Park

On May 30, 2017, the CHS Finland Chapter met at the Linnanmaki Amusement Park in Helsinki.

CHS South Florida – Why The Hotel Industry Is Embracing Virtual Reality

On June 14, 2017, the CHS South Florida chapter, in conjunction with the local HSMAI chapter, hosted a seminar entitled, “Why The Hotel Industry Is Embracing Virtual Reality”.

CHS EMEA Regional Meeting – London – June 2017

The CHS European, Middle East and African regional meeting was held in London, UK from June 15 to 17, 2017.

Georgia Chapter Pizza Party

On Tuesday, August 10, the Georgia chapter gathered at the Mellow Mushroom Brookhaven restaurant to host new and current students from The Hotel School.

14th Annual Phyllis and Bill Eaton ’61 Cornell Mid-Atlantic Crab Feast

457 Cornellians and their family members attended the 14th  annual Phyllis and Bill Eaton ’61 Mid-Atlantic Crab Feast.

CHS France Hosts Michael Nowlis

On Monday, July 17, the CHS France chapter hosted Michael Nowlis, the Associate Dean for Executive MBA programs at the SC Johnson Graduate School of Management.

NYC Chapter Happy Hour at 1Hotel Brooklyn

On July 27th, CHS NYC Chapter organized a special tour and rooftop happy hour at the brand new 1Hotel Brooklyn Bridge.

Hotel School and CHS Honor Tourism Minister Dionisio James D’Aguilar ‘86

On Friday, July 28, 2017, Dionisio D’Aguilar, the Minister of Tourism for the Bahamas was honored.

Cornellians Celebrate Happy Hour In Nashville

On Thursday night, August 10, approximately 40 Cornellians watched the sunset at L27, the hot new bar on the rooftop of the Westin Nashville Hotel.

New York Hotelies Excel At Excel

On Tuesday, August 15, 2017, the New York City chapter hosted a Microsoft Excel Workshop & Happy Hour event at a We Works in Manhattan.

Atlanta Lodging Outlook 2018

On Wednesday, September 6, 2017 the Georgia Chapter of the Cornell Hotel Society held its annual Atlanta Lodging Outlook breakfast seminar.

CHS Korea Chapter Tours Paradise City

On Sunday, September 24, 2017, the CHS Korea chapter toured the Paradise City Hotel & Resort.

Third Annual Dubai Lodging Outlook 2018 Seminar

On September 10, 2017, CHS MENA Chapter hosted the 3rd Annual Dubai Lodging Outlook 2018 at Fairmont The Palm, Dubai.

CHS Nevada Hosts “Needs and Leads” Happy Hour

On Thursday, August 17, 2017, the Cornell Hotel Society Nevada Chapter hosted a business networking event for 20 Cornellians in the Las Vegas area.

City Park Jazz with CHS Rocky Mountain Chapter

On Sunday August 6, 2017, the Rocky Mountain chapter gathered for one of Denver’s favorite summer traditions – City Park Jazz!

23rd Annual CHS APAC Regional Conference

The CHS Hong Kong & Macau Chapter hosted the 23rd Annual CHS APAC Regional Conference in Macau from May 18 to 21, 2017.

CHS France Celebrates Oktoberfest

On October 5, 2017, the CHS France Chapter had a great evening celebrating the Oktoberfest in Paris

CHS France Tours The Hotel de Crillon

On September 13, 2017 the CHS France Chapter hosted a private tour of the Hôtel de Crillon, A Rosewood Hotel.

G2E CHS Nevada Reception in Las Vegas

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, the CHS Nevada Chapter gathered for their annual G2E (Global Gaming Expo) Happy Hour.

CHS Chicago Annual Summer BBQ

On August 13, 2017, the CHS Chicago Chapter held their annual Summer BBQ event.

CHS Collegiate Chapter – Coffee Chat

On Wednesday, October 18, 2017 the CHS Collegiate Chapter hosted CHS Global President Cheryl Boyer ’87 for a Coffee Chat.

Boston Lodging Pulse – 2018

The Cornell Hotel Society of New England, in partnership with the Boston University’s School of Hospitality Administration, held its seventh annual Boston Lodging Pulse on October 3, 2017.

CHS France Gathers For A POP Breakfast

The CHS France chapter gathered for breakfast at the Hotel Le Scribe Paris to learn more about the Concept POP – People on Point.

CHS New York Hosts The Ninth Annual Big Apple Update

On October 20, 2017, the CHS New York chapter held their Ninth Annual Big Apple Update.

CHS Hong Kong Organizes Seminar On Disruption In The Retail Food Landscape

On October 16, 2017, the Cornell Club of Hong Kong produced a seminar entitled “Disruption in the Retail Food Landscape: The Brick and Click Battle.”

CHS Georgia Tours Avalon

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, the Georgia Chapter of the Cornell Hotel Society hosted a walking tour at Avalon followed by lunch at Antico Pizza.

CHS Hong Kong/Macau Hosts HICAP Mixer

On October 18,.2017, the CHS Hong Kong and Macau chapter held its annual mixer in conjunction with Hotel Investment Conference Asia Pacific (HICAP).

Hotelies Gather At 2017 Lodging Conference

On October 31, 2017, Hotelies attending The Lodging Conference gathered for an informal happy hour meet and greet in the lobby of the Arizona Biltmore Hotel.

AlpAdria Chapter Enjoys Networking Lunch in Zurich

On Wednesday, October 11, 2017, members of the CHS AlpAdria Chapter gathered for a networking lunch at the Hotel Storchen in Zurich.

CHS South Florida – Banfi Food & Wine Festival

On November 4, 2017, the CHS South Florida chapter hosted the Banfi Food & Wine Festival at The Diplomat Resort & Spa.

SHA Honors Elizabeth Blau MS ‘97

At the November 12, 2017 Cornell Master of Management in Hospitality (MMH) Reception, Elizabeth Blau, MS ’97, was honored as MMH Outstanding Alumna of the Year.

Wines of the Finger Lakes – Featuring Cheryl Stanley ’00

On Friday, November 3, 2017 the CHS Chicago Chapter hosted a wine tasting featuring Professor Cheryl Stanley ’00 and wines from the Finger Lakes region.

CHS Tokyo Hosts Autumn Terrace Party

On November 16, 2017, the CHS Tokyo chapter hosted an Autumn Terrace Party at the Trunk (Hotel).

CHS South Florida Welcomes Dean Walsh

On November 28, 2017 the CHS South Florida Chapter welcomed Dean Kate Walsh and Associate Dean for Alumni Affairs and Development Meg Keilbach to Miami with a cocktail reception hosted by Mast Capital at The Conrad Miami.

Georgia Chapter Celebrates the Holidays

On Sunday, December 3, 2017, the Georgia chapter held their annual holiday party at the home of Tim (MMH ’88) and Karen (Johnson ’13) Dick.