Events Calendar

The latest events and happenings taking place on the island of Phuket.

Mind the Gap

Women & Diversity in Hospitality – A Learning Event

Diversity, inclusiveness, and equality are core issues for the hospitality industry.

Join us in this unique, candid, and insightful half-day session that takes a closer look at critical issues facing women in the workplace.

Our goal is to tackle topics which will help empower change and provide the tools and inspiration to make a difference. A special focus will be on how to enable career growth and still maintain a work life balance.

This is a learning event for those, regardless of gender, working in hotels, travel, restaurants hospitality tech, human resources, and the service sector.

The event is organized by the Phuket Hotels Association and C9 Hotelworks together with support from Dragonfly 360,Brand TD, Delivering Asia Communications, AMCHAM Thailand, SAii Laguna Phuket and Thaiger Media.

Event Schedule

Date Saturday 31st August 2024

Venue SAii Laguna Phuket, Similan Ballroom

Registration12:00 pm onwards

Session Schedule 1:30 pm to 5:00 pm

Admission is THB500 Adult I THB100 Student payable at the door, with proceeds going to the non-profit Phuket Hotels Association training fund. Advance registration is required and QR code from Eventbrite is required for entry. SAii Laguna Phuket will be offering a special event lunch option. Parking is available and details will be sent out prior to event. For bookings, please click here.

PHIST 2024 – Phuket Hotels for Islands Sustaining Tourism

Where in the world is an amazingly engaging sustainable tourism event? Buckle up as Southeast Asia’s green ‘in person’ learning event and exhibition PHIST 2024 is set to take place in Phuket, Thailand on 2nd September 2024. Expect the unexpected as PHIST will roll out a new and exciting format with 18 interactive workshops and over 30 exhibitors.

A diverse set of highly focused, practical workshops include the circular sustainable economy, green hotel loans and start-up funds, glamping, inside farm-to-table restaurants, environmental hospitality design, data, and measurement, greentech innovation, marketing sustainable hotels and many, many more. The expanded exhibition showcase will allow attendees to source green tourism products and services and hear the newest and latest ideas.

PHIST 2024 is a full day event that encourages you to expand your business network with special sessions to set up and connect participants. A new addition to the event is a local produce and vendor marketplace and farm to table displays.

With a practical regional focus, the event will attract a diverse audience of hotel groups, individual owners and developers, operators, educators, and product exhibitors to benefit Phuket’s hoteliers and wider community.

The conference day will feature an exhibition area, showcasing sustainability products, services, and offer attendees a mix of topical, functional and data trends workshops, covering topics and roles including F&B, engineering, destination collaboration, Carbon zero , and trends on sustainability.

PHIST 2024 is organized by the Phuket Hotels Association, with content from C9Hotelworks and Greenview. The event venue is Angsana Laguna Phuket in Cherngtalay.

Get ready for PHIST 2024 – a learning event for eco-warriors and sustainability champions coming together to make a positive impact!

For bookings, please click here.