Hospitality United: Reshaping the Future for Culinary, Events & Hotels

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- Time: 10:00 am - 07:00 pmSunway UniversitySchool of Hospitality and Service Management



Get Ready for an Unforgettable Event!

Hospitality United: Reshaping the Future for Culinary, Events & Hotels will be held on 30 November 2023 (Thursday), from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Sunway University, Malaysia. It is organised by the Centre for Hospitality Innovation and Leadership (CHIL), School of Hospitality and Service Management of Sunway University.

The Centre for Hospitality Innovation and Leadership (CHIL) is a dynamic platform designed to foster academia-industry collaboration.

CHIL's goal is to broaden the collaboration beyond work-based learning programmes that provide students with valuable real-world experience. It also seeks to strengthen its industry relationships through collaborative efforts in educational development and delivery as well as industry-relevant research and consultancy.

As a result, the Centre hopes to contribute to the development of talent and business innovation in the hospitality and tourism industries.

What to expect from the event:

  • Relish in world-class culinary spectacles.   
  • Discover innovations ready to upend the hospitality game.   
  • Immerse yourself into academic showcases, spotlighting the freshest research and advancements.   
  • Browse through our career fair brimming with golden opportunities.   
  • Mingle and connect with industry peers, which could propel your career to new heights.
  • Talks from Victor Foo (MIHM and Certified Hotel Administrator), Rahul Bharadwaj (Co-Founder of Anderes Fourdy Sdn Bhd), and Michele Kwok (Co-Founder & driving force behind Soul Society Group).

The most scrumptious canapés are all set to tantalise your taste buds. 
Keep your eyes peeled for more information. We're serving up a day teeming with enlightenment, evolution, opportunities, and, of course, top-notch food. You'd be mad to miss it! 
"Together, we reshape the future of hospitality."

Interested attendees can register for Hospitality United via the registration link below. Don’t miss this opportunity to join us - it is one not to be missed.

Mr Victor Foo 

Victor Foo

Panel Speaker
Principal Consultant

Senior Consultant
Aariana Hospitality International

Former Vice President Hotel Operations
Resorts World Genting

Mr Rahul Bharadwaj

Rahul Bharadwaj

Panel Speaker
Anderes Fourdy Sdn Bhd


Ms Michele Kwok  

Michele Kwok

Panel Speaker
The Soul Society Group

Assoc. Prof. Dr Daniel Chong

Daniel Chong

Associate Dean (International)
School of Hospitality and Service Management, Sunway University


Rapid Fire Talks

Rapid Fire Talks

Join us in this fast-paced, interactive and thought-provoking session that ignites new ideas and passions in the hospitality industry!


Dr. Elangkovan

Meet the SHSM programme leader for Master in International Hospitality Management and PhD programmes, Dr. Elangkovan Narayanan, performing an interactive Classical South Indian live musical demo with the Mridangam, Ghatam and Kanjira instruments!

Culinary Demo

Culinary Demo

A live cooking demonstration where culinary students showcase their skills! Observe the practice of the culinary arts with our culinary demos!


Networking & Canapes

Take this chance to meet the other industry players and form further industry connections!

Career Booths

Career Booths & Product Showcase

Career booths are available for students to discover and explore career opportunities with your dream companies, and check our product showcases displaying exciting products and services!


Table & Apron
Universal Bakehouse
Basic Wine Store
HRC International
EQ Kuala Lumpur
InterContinental Kuala Lumpur
Le Meridien Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
An Viet

Banyan Tree Kuala Lumpur
The RuMa Hotel & Residences
Gourmet Food Holdings Singapore
DOREMi Service & Rental
Nando's Chickenland Malaysia
Sunway City Kuala Lumpur Hotels
ANTA Sports


  1. Connect Students with Career Opportunities: Expose students to potential employers and careers in the hospitality industry.
  2. Cultivate Networking Opportunities: Create a vibrant space for networking and valuable connections. 
  3. Share Industry Insights: Provide essential insights into the dynamic world of hospitality. 
  4. Raise Industry Awareness: Increase awareness and understanding of the hospitality industry.


This event is open to all parties including students, academicians, researchers, professionals, etc. that have an interest in the future of the hospitality industry.


There were over 300 participants who attended the career booths and conference.