Guy Dittrich

Guy Dittrich
Company: 
Conference Curator & Host

An accomplished journalist focusing on hospitality and design, Guy has a broader reach that encompasses live, on-stage interviews and discussion moderations.  Putting speakers at ease, he teases out their narratives and back-stories to entertain and inform his audiences. 

His expertise is based on 15+ years of writing about hotels and their designers around the world for magazines such as Wallpaper*, Condé Nast Traveller and is Editor-at-Large of specialist hotel design publication Sleeper, Sleep + Eat’s media sponsor.  Utilising a vast database of knowledge and contacts Guy is able to curate speaker line-ups for one-off events as well as longer, multi-day conferences. 

Clients using his skills include CitizenM, Design Hotels, Pandox, Bang & Olufsen, Herman Miller, Villeroy & Boch, Philips, Hansgrohe, TECE and Kohler.  Additional to Sleep + Eat, key conference clients include HI Design - all 25 events to date, Maison et Objet, 100% Design, HDE Expo Shanghai, etc.  He also hosts Sleeper’s global AHEAD Awards biennale programme.

Born and raised in Zimbabwe and having lived in both Munich and Brussels, Guy has recently returned to the UK. 

Sessions: 

The Global View

Tue, 20/11/2018 - 11:30am to 12:15pm
Session Type: Panel
Session Track: The Sleep Conference

London Rising

Tue, 20/11/2018 - 12:30pm to 1:15pm
Session Type: Panel
Session Track: The Sleep Conference

Sleep Set Vignettes

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 11:30am to 12:15pm
Session Type: Session
Session Track: The Sleep Conference

The Sense of Design

Wed, 21/11/2018 - 12:30pm to 1:15pm
Session Type: Panel
Session Track: The Sleep Conference