SHA Hospitality Leadership Summit 2020


The School of Hospitality Administration at Boston University presents the SHA Hospitality Leadership Summit: a two-day symposium designed to equip emerging professionals in the hospitality sector with the skills, knowledge, perspectives, and actions required to empower their choices and become successful leaders in the hospitality industry. A combination of keynote addresses, hands-on workshops, and distinguished panels will foster an environment of self-discovery, authentic engagement, and thoughtful dialogue.


We highly encourage ALL students to attend our opening discussion, keynote sessions, and panels. Hospitality industry professionals currently active in the Greater Boston area and beyond are invited to attend Day 1 of the Summit on Friday, March 20, 2020. Day 2 on Saturday, March 21, 2020 is geared for students and focused on leadership development.


500 Commonwealth Ave.

Boston, MA


Friday, March 20, 2020

Industry Day

The School of Hospitality Administration (SHA) welcomes industry professionals from the Greater Boston community and beyond, including

lodging, restaurants, food and beverage companies, hospitality consulting, tourism,

and event planning, to meet undergraduate and graduate students and engage in

thoughtful dialogue and discovery surrounding a shared passion for service and hospitality.

Saturday, March 21, 2020

Student, Alumni & Faculty Day

Workshops and panels, geared toward students, to interact with BU SHA alumni and faculty.

Registrants are invited the breakfast and sessions. Workshops are exclusively for students.