Radisson Hotel Group has revamped the “hybrid office” concept as part of a realignment of its Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE) offerings for business travelers.
The hotel group noted that the “modern office” has been redefined globally to incorporate the flexibility of working from home, working in a space that offers the comforts of home but with state-of-the-art facilities and business support. high level. , or a mixture of both. Following this development, Radisson Hotel Group is proud to talk about its added values and how companies and individuals can best use them.
Hybrid rooms offer a home office environment – with extras
Radisson has therefore created the Hybrid Room concept, which combines the equipment of a modern office with the comfort of a contemporary hotel room. “So if an executive is on a business trip, they’ll have everything they need in one place – free, fast and secure Wi-Fi, excellent video conferencing capabilities, printing service, a portable HDMI and USB hub, charger, and adapters, and a portable Bluetooth speaker (on request),” said Tim Cordon, Senior Vice President, Middle East and Africa Region, Radisson Hotel Group.
Connect global teams
“As business returns to the ‘new normal’ and meetings, conferences and events begin again, businesses and brands are once again meeting in person, but with the need to incorporate digital connectivity as they have realized the value – and cost savings – of being able to connect locally and globally in one space, at the same time,” adds Cordon.
“That means having meeting facilities that meet that hybrid meeting demand, as well as hosting facilities that meet that need.”
Radisson Hotel Group has always prided itself on the exceptional quality of its hotels’ meeting and conference facilities, many of which are now augmented with state-of-the-art technology to ensure seamless digital meeting and conference experiences.
Partnership with Zoom for an enhanced digital experience
Radisson’s partnership with Zoom, the leading digital conferencing platform, is another way the brand is continually innovating to improve the experience of its business customers.
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“This partnership gives our business customers the best possible seamless communication experience — from wireless presenting and one-click sharing to intuitive presenting with fewer touchpoints,” says Cordon. “And with security always being a top priority, robust security settings are also in place to ensure uninterrupted meetings.”
“Radisson Hotel Group understands that each industry has specific and individual requirements when it comes to hosting a meeting, event, conference or exhibition,” says Cordon.
“So we are tailoring our offerings to ensure that the experiences of customers across multiple industries are fully aligned with their needs and expectations.”
Globally, Radisson has hosted events for guests from various industries, from finance and healthcare to automotive, sports and entertainment. “We recognize the importance of each sector in our social, financial and cultural economies, so we place great importance on organizing meetings, events and conference experiences that correspond to the needs and expectations of each industry. Cordon says.
For traveling sports teams, for example, the Radisson Hotel Group is the first and only hotel company to offer a designation for sports groups, with skills adapted to this specialty market. “Our Sports Approved program meets the needs of athletes,” says Cordon, “with services designed to allow a traveling sports team to rest, regroup and recharge while remaining focused on their goals. We even share a “sports group CV” with our employees, so that they are equipped to meet the specific needs of the sports team”.
Exhibitions and major events
Within Radisson’s portfolio of hotels, there is a selection of larger venues that can accommodate conventions, exhibitions, conferences and major product launches. Radisson appoints a single point of contact for event planners to streamline the planning, management and execution of events at venues. You will also have access to business centers, one-stop catering solutions and on-site visa assistance.
The healthcare sector has specific ethical and regulatory requirements that govern the industry, and the Radisson ensures its teams are equipped with knowledge and understanding of all applicable regulatory codes. “Our healthcare solutions are designed to save healthcare customers time and money and deliver operational excellence while being part of their enterprise’s risk management solution,” says Cordon. “Compliance is critical in the healthcare industry, which is why the Radisson supports a rigorous review process of its key healthcare sites to ensure compliance with specific requirements, and uses tools to optimize the compliance process. approval, which saves time during on-site inspections.”
Serving the entertainment industry
The Radisson offers a program designed to meet the specific travel and hospitality needs of the entertainment industry. “Services, facilities, privacy and security are all intended to support our clients in the entertainment industry, whether they facilitate film and television productions, celebrity trips, band and show tours or fashion shows on site,” concludes Cordon.