World's Best Receptionist - The David Campbell Trophy, Hosted by the AICR

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AICR Germany Baden-Baden - Germany
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Worlds Best Receptionist 2022 in Baden Baden

The 2022 World’s Best Receptionist Competition & David Campbell Trophy


The AICR World’s Best Receptionist is a global contest allowing every receptionist around the world to show their skills in service excellence, front office expertise and passion for hospitality and compete on an international stage.

This annual competition is held by the AICR – a network of over 1000 hoteliers from all around the world. It’s mission is to find and develop talents in the industry and support them with educational initiatives, professional guidance and an exclusive yet amicale network.

 

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AICR International Annual General Meeting


Thursday 21st April at 1.30pm CEST

Youtube Zoom

Meeting-ID: 836 3222 3783
Access code: 409212

AICR Gala – World Best
Receptionist


Saturday 23rd April at 9.15pm CEST

Youtube Zoom

Meeting-ID: 812 3263 3523
Access code: 403292

The AICRexperience 2022

For the first time in AICR history, the AICR World’s Best Receptionist competition is integrated into the new networking event, the AICRexperience.

Join Hotel Managers and Front Office Experts from all around the world in the heart of Germany for this weekend full of networking, education, talent development and amicale moments.

This unique 4-day-event culminates in the crowning of the 2022 AICR World’s Best Receptionist live in Baden-Baden.

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Programme

Brenner’s Park-Hotel & Spa

Brenner’s Park-Hotel & Spa, located in the heart of the picturesque, cosmopolitan town of Baden-Baden, presents itself as an oasis of beauty surrounded by enchanting parkland. Tradition and modern elegance connect with unparalleled spa experiences in the legendary grand hotel. (Visit site)

Roomers Baden-Baden

Roomers Baden-Baden – Autograph Collection, is both a lively lifestyle hotel and a relaxing getaway at the same time. Designed by Piero Lissoni, international guests meet Black Forest locals.  (Visit site)

Maison Messmer Baden-Baden

For more than 40 years, the former Residence Messmer served as the summer residence of the German Emperor Wilhelm I. Thanks to the extensive restoration of the listed building, you can feel the breath of great history again today. (Visit site)

Holiday Inn Express

Holiday Inn Express Baden-Baden is a comfortable 3-star hotel conveniently located near the centre of Baden-Baden. (Visit site)

Baden-Baden Walking Guided City Tour

Location: Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casual
Participants: Pre-Registered

Showround Dinner @ Brenner’s Park-Hotel & Spa

Location: Brenner's Park-Hotel & SPA
Dresscode: Smart
Participants: All Participants

Candidates’ Dinner incl. Drinks

Location: Moriki, Roomers
Dresscode: Smart Casual
Participants: WBR Candidates, Presidents & International Committee, Organising Committee

After Dinner Drinks

Location: Brenner's Park Hotel & SPA
Dresscode: Smart Casual
Participants: All Participants

1-hour Yoga Session by The Right Balance

Location: Brenner's Park Hotel & SPA
Dresscode: Sporty
Participants: Pre-Registered

Workshops ‘Mindful Leadership’ / ‘Mastering Social Media’

Location: Maison Messmer
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Pre-Registered

Baden-Baden Walking Guided City Tour

Location: Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casual
Participants: Pre-Registered

Lunch @ Löwenbräu Baden-Baden

Location: Löwenbräu Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casual
Participants: All participants

AICR International Warm-up Webinar & Election

Location: Maison-Messmer & Hybrid
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Hybrid, AICR Members Only

Webinar by Sonal Uberoi – Bestselling Author of The Wellness Asset

Location: Dorint Maison-Messmer & Hybrid
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Hybrid, All Participants

Workshops ‘Mindful Leadership’ / ‘Mastering Social Media’ / ‘Leading & Working Effectively’

Location: Maison Messmer
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Pre-Registered

Casino Night, 4-Course Menu incl. Drinks powered by Project Wings

Location: The Grill @ Casino Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casino (Black Tie, Cocktail)
Participants: All Participants

Black Jack, Poker & Roulette Training powered by Fair Job Hotels

Location: Casino Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casino (Black Tie, Cocktail)
Participants: Pre-Registered

Gambling & Clubbing

Location: Casino Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casino (Black Tie, Cocktail)
Participants: All Participants

Option 1: Team Bonding (High Line Park & Summer Bob Ride) incl. Lunch

Location: Mehliskopf
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: Pre-Registered

Option 2: Festspielhaus Walking Guided Tour incl. Lunch

Location: Festspielhaus
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: All Participants

Workshops ‘Delegate Effectively’ / ‘Powerful Group Coaching’ powered by hotelkit

Location: Maison Messmer
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Pre-Registered

Workshops ‘Mindful Leadership II’ / ‘Mastering Social Media II’

Location: Maison Messmer
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Pre-Registered

Traditional German Dinner incl. Drinks & Music powered by duetto cloud

Location: Geroldsauer Mühle
Dresscode: National Dress
Participants: All Participants

1-hour Yoga Session by The Right Balance

Location: Brenner's Park Hotel & SPA
Dresscode: Sporty
Participants: Pre-Registered

Workshops ‘Navigating Change’ / ‘Uncover Your Potential with LEGO Serious Play’

Location: Maison Messmer
Dresscode: Business
Participants: Pre-Registered

Baden-Baden Walking Guided City Tour / Segway Tour

Location: Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Casual
Participants: Pre-Registered

Wine Hike incl. Tasting

Location: Weinberg Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: Pre-Registered

Mercedes Benz Rastatt Factory Tour

Location: Rastatt
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: Pre-Registered

Mercedes GLA Test Drive Experience

Location: Rastatt
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: Pre-Registered

E-Bike Tour of Baden-Baden

Location: Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Outdoor
Participants: Pre-Registered

Wellness at Thermal Bath ‘Caracalla Therme’

Location: Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Swimwear Optional
Participants: All Participants

Segway Winetour

Location: Outdoor
Dresscode: Casual/Sporty
Participants: Pre-registered

AICR World’s Best Receptionist Gala Dinner, 4-course menu incl. Drinks & Live Music

Location: Kurhaus Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Black Tie / Elegant
Participants: All Participants

AICR World’s Best Receptionist Winner Announcement

Location: Kurhaus Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Black Tie / Elegant
Participants: Hybrid, All Participants

After-Show-Party incl. DJ

Location: Kurhaus Baden-Baden
Dresscode: Black Tie / Elegant
Participants: All Participants

Individual departures

Location: All Hotels
Dresscode: Casual
Participants: All Participants

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