Harald Hafner is the founder and president of the Travel Industry Club Austria, which is a platform for science and the travel industry to meet and interact. He is also the managing director of hothama – hospitality & tourism marketing management – a sales and marketing consultancy for the travel industry. Harald is a highly recognized industry lecturer and event moderator.

Harald will moderate the event podium discussion on the development of hotels that are economically sustainable, environmentally responsible, and resource-efficient throughout their whole life cycle.