HITEC has a robust 50-year history, gathering thousands of industry professionals to share the latest ideas, trends, best practices and solutions in hospitality technology.

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50 Years of Excellence in Hospitality Technology

Produced by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), a global nonprofit hospitality association, HITEC gives attendees access to the latest hospitality technology, industry experts, essential education and the resources to find cost-effective ways to improve company bottom lines.This makes HITEC the largest non-profit show of its kind.

Attendee registration for HITEC Charlotte 2024 is open.

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HITEC 2023 by the Numbers


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HFTP: About the Producers of HITEC

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®), established in 1952, is a hospitality nonprofit association headquartered in Austin, Texas USA with offices in the EU and Middle East.

Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals

HFTP is an international nonprofit association with a 70+ year history of empowering hospitality professionals in their career and professional development through…

  • Engagement

  • Experience

  • Education


Career growth often comes from not only what you know, but also who you know. When you are an HFTP member, you gain access to a robust, global community of thousands of hospitality finance and technology professionals including:

  • Local, Regional and Expert Networks

  • Strategic Partnerships with Allied Organizations

  • Industry Solution Providers

Education & Experience

HFTP enlists the invaluable guidance of industry experts, leaders, practitioners and scholars to curate the best in professional development opportunities. Expand your knowledge base through:

  • Hospitality-Focused Research and Resources

  • Year-round Programs Offering World-class Education

  • Globally Recognized Certifications

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Become a Member of HFTP

HFTP offers the best in hospitality finance and technology professional development. Join HFTP and unlock your new benefits.