Exhibiting Trends

Contactless,Payment,,Paypass.,Hand,Hold,Bank,Card,Near,Terminal,On

Contactless

Contactless experiences drive HORECA’s tech adoption. Contactless payment market exceeded $40B in 2019, set to grow 15% CAGR by 2026.

Elegant

Digital Guest Experience

Tech-driven guest experiences surge in Southeast Asia; smart rooms elevate personalisation, apps aid payments, and VR tours enhance expectations.

Hand,Holding,Light,Bulb,Ideas,On,A,Background,Of,Blurred

Energy Efficiency

Southeast Asian hospitality embraces energy efficiency: smart kitchens, waste solutions, HVAC, and training for eco-ops, driving sustainability & savings.

Pile

Food Waste

1.6 billion tonnes of waste globally, 1.3 billion edible. AI-led solutions are vital to curbing food waste, optimizing inventory, and sustainability

Vegetarian

Plant Based Menu

Plant-based market to reach $88B by 2029 (25.5% CAGR). Tech innovations exceed animal-based standards in taste, texture.

Eco,Friendly,Cotton,Bag,,Bamboo,Cutlery,Set,,Biodegradable,Paper,Utensils,

Sustainability

Sustainable hospitality prioritizes eco-responsibility, resource conservation, community support, and guest experiences. 81% of travellers prefer eco-friendly stays.