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Futurist Ian Khan to Keynote HT-NEXT 2022

On Dec. 7th, Khan will help attendees answer the question: Is your brand ready for the future?
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Consumers are increasingly expecting that every industry, from retail to restaurants, take advantage of transformative technologies such as Web 3.0, blockchain, NFTs and more. During HT-NEXT 2022, futurist Ian Khan will discuss how brands around the world have found ways to successfully implement these technologies to build customer loyalty, drive revenue, and improve operations and how hoteliers can do the same. And at the end of his presentation, attendees will be able to evaluate their company’s Future Readiness Score via seven important points.

Futurist Ian Khan is the author of “Metaverse for Dummies” by Wiley, and “Securing the Metaverse” and “Web3 Security Essentials” by LinkedIn Learning, and a global authority on Metaverse, Web3, Blockchain, and emerging technologies. CNN, Bloomberg, Fast Company, Fox, ABC News, and multiple global media regularly feature him as a guest. He is also a contributor to McGraw Hill, Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine,, and many other highly recognized media outlets. Khan speaks across industries including Banking Manufacturing, Services, Retail, Accounting, Healthcare, Transportation, and others on topics including the Metaverse, Future of Work, Blockchain, Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, Artificial Intelligence & Future Readiness. He is also the creator of the Future Readiness Score, helping organizations become disruption-proof through a 175 data point-based proven approach.


Hospitality Technology (HT) and Hospitality Technology Next Generation (HTNG) are collaborating for the sixth year in a row to host HT-NEXT 2022, a unique conference for the hospitality technology industry. HT-NEXT 2022 will take place Dec. 5-8 at the Fontainebleau Miami in Miami, Florida.

HT-NEXT ( brings together hotel technology solution providers with leaders and influencers from leading hotel companies spanning IT, finance, marketing, distribution and operations. The event typically attracts nearly 400 hospitality professionals. After the event, 87% of attendees say they meet a valuable new contact at the show, and 97% of attendees say they brought back a specific idea to implement at their organization.

HT-NEXT features emerging trends and the ability to dig in to work together to solve current industry problems. The program will feature thought-provoking keynotes, diverse educational sessions, HTNG workgroups and a technology exhibit hall for attendees to discover cutting-edge solutions.


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