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    THINC Sri Lanka 2019
    Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference
22 January, 2019
Galle Face Hotel Colombo

About THINC Sri Lanka

The 3rd Edition of Tourism, Hotel Investment & Networking Conference (THINC) Sri Lanka, hosted by Hotelivate, is scheduled to be held on 21 and 22 January, 2019, at the Galle Face Hotel, Colombo.

THINC Sri Lanka is the region's premier event for the hospitality and tourism industry, with a strong emphasis on showcasing the country's strong tourism potential, the growth and investment opportunities, while also addressing some of the critical challenges in the region. For the year 2017, the conference brought together close to 170 delegates, representing hotel companies and operations, banks and financial institutions, consulting firms, ownership and development, as well as architecture and design from across 14 nations.

The 2017 event provided an accurate and relevant content, through a captivating lineup of seminars and panels by industry leaders, seeing a stellar line-up of speakers including: Abbas Esufally, Group Director, Hemas Holdings & Chairman, Serendib Hotels, Binod Chaudhary, Chairman, CG Corp Global, Dharshan Munidasa, Restaurateur and CEO, Ministry of Crab and Nihonbashi, Dilip Puri, Guidance Lead - South Asia, Marriott International, Dillip Rajakarier, Chief Executive Officer, Minor Hotel Group, COO, Minor International, Hiran Cooray, Chairman, Jetwing Hotels, Kapil Chopra, President, The Oberoi Group, Krishan Balendra, President Leisure, John Keells Holdings, Niladri Mukhopadhyay, Managing Director Asian Special Situations Group, Goldman Sachs, Peter Henley, President and CEO, Onyx Hospitality Group, Sanjeev Gardiner, Group Chairman, The Galle Face Hotel Group, Shantha De Silva, Head - South West Asia, InterContinental Hotels Group, Shaun Mann, Tourism Development Specialist, International Finance Corporation, World Bank Group, and Thilan Wijesinghe, Chairman and CEO, TW Corp, to name a few.

We welcome you to join us at THINC Sri Lanka 2019 where all industry stakeholders will once again come together to explore growth and investment opportunities in the region.

2017 Facts & Figures




International Delegates


Sponsor & Partners


Owners, Investors & Developers

Who should attend?

  •  Owners
  •  Operators
  •  Real Estate Developers
  •  Investors
  •  Lenders
  •  Financial Advisors
  •  Investment Bankers
  •  Investment Fund Representatives
  •  Real Estate and Financial Intermediaries
  •  Architects, Designers and Planners
  •  Legal Advisors and Specialist Consultants
  •  Hotel Chain and Management Company Executives
  •  Hotel and Tourism Industry Entrepreneurs
  •  Government Agencies (Tourism, Planning and Investment)
  •  Public and Private Hotel, Tourism, and Convention Agencies
Be there. Be seen. Be where the action is. Be on a journey to experience exponential growth and success.

Come THINC Sri Lanka with us in Colombo!

2017 Notable Speakers


      Contact us


      For more information on THINC Sri Lanka, please contact:

      Swarn Jaitly
      Email: swarn@hotelivate.com
      Tel: +91 124 461 6000 ext. 25

      Jashan Dhaliwal
      Email: jashan@hotelivate.com
      Tel: +91 124 461 6000 ext. 63