The Happetite
30 Nov - 2 Dec 2021
MAPIC - Cannes, France

The Happetite Forum 2021 conferences & events programme

Learn, share and connect with the international leaders of the restaurant industry and the retail real estate industry. The Happetite and MAPIC offer a series of digital events all year long in addition to the on-site flagship conference programme!

People & places: A new chapter for restaurant industry players

The Happetite Forum offers you a full conference & event programme introducing 35+ international food & beverage industry experts focusing on restaurant brands and the magic of F&B in lifestyle destinations. Topics to debate will include:

  • The new chapter for restaurant players
  • Reboot the restaurant industry: key figures & successful trends
  • Integrating restaurants in lifestyle destinations: new models, new needs
  • Food & Tech: the new standards to drive your business
  • People, planet, profit: how to pursue sustainable & profitable growth


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3 closed-door networking events to expand your restaurant business internationally

Meet the Restaurant Multi-Unit Franchise Partners

Online event

27 October - 15.00 - 16.00 CEST

Held on MAPIC Digital Platform

1-hour virtual open talks led by an international food & beverage expert.

Join 50 C-level targeted professionals including 8 to 12 leading restaurant operators and multi-unit franchise partners looking to meet restaurant chains

 

closed-door event / limited spots

Multi-Unit Franchise Partners Summit

On-site event

1 December - 13.00  -14.30

Palais des Festivals - Cannes

Find your next partner and expand your restaurant concept internationally!

Mingle with 30+ multi-unit franchising partners from Middle East, Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa, Europe and North America.

Topics to debate: What are the pros and cons of the different formats, how have franchisors’ and franchisees’ requirements evolved over the years? What is their ideal franchise format and why?

 

closed-door event / by invitation only

Private Equity Investment Lunch

 

On-site event

2 December - 12.00  -13.00

Palais des Festivals - Cannes

Meet a selection of private equity investors to boost the development of your brand!

Hear from a top tier consulting firm/investment player, dressing the hottest investment opportunities in the restaurant industry. 

Join 50 international decision makers from private equity investment companies and C-level restaurant chains leaders.

 

closed-door event / by invitation only 

The Happetite Forum Food & Beverage pitching sessions


The F&B Talks are 1-hour conference sessions during which the most dynamic companies of the F&B industry pitch their projects and solutions during 5-minute pitching slots.

Boost your visibility and to network with restaurant and travel operators, multi-unit franchise partners and private equity investors as well as restaurant chains and property players.

They spoke at MAPIC & The Happetite

Almir AMBESKOVIC

Regional Manager
THEFORK

Mike Bellhouse

Director, European Retail Capital Markets
JLL

Tim BROWN

VP Global Sales Consulting
ORACLE FOOD AND BEVERAGE

Jonathan Doughty

Global Head of Foodservice, Leisure & Placemaking
ECE MARKETPLACES

Stéphane FICAJA

General Manager Northern & Southern Europe
UBER EATS

Stéphane Klein

Managing Director Europe
PRÊT A MANGER

Enrique Martinez

CEO
FNAC DARTY

Anne-Sophie Sancerre

Chief Operating Officer
UNIBAIL RODAMCO WESTFIELD

Walter SEIB

CEO
HMSHOST INTERNATIONAL

Matthijs Storm

CEO
WERELDHAVE

Jerzy TYMOFIEJEW

Chief Development Officer
AMREST

Ricardo Veludo

Deputy Mayor
CITY HALL LISBON

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