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

AICR World’s Best Receptionist Doha 2023

Doha 24th – 1st of March 2023!

in 2023, the AICR Qatar invited hoteliers from all corners of the globe to experience the city of Doha, where the perfect blend of cultural authenticity and modernity creates a truly extraordinary atmosphere.

The five-day event culminated in the crowning of the highly esteemed 2023 AICR World’s Best Receptionist, Bianca Alexandra Bogdan from the renowned Mandarin Oriental, Doha.

The grand finale unfolded at the Marsa Malaz Kempinski hotel in Doha, adding an extra touch of splendor to this truly remarkable occasion.

Organizing Committee – AICR QATAR

AICRexperience Doha 2023


The highly anticipated AICR International Experience unfolded from the 24th of February to the 1st of March 2023 in the vibrant city of Doha, Qatar. This extraordinary event offered a delightful blend of educational workshops, engaging social events, captivating sightseeing opportunities, and the thrilling Receptionist of the Year Competition.

Above all, this special occasion fostered meaningful connections as attendees cherished time spent with old friends and forged new friendships along the way.

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The attendees gathered to witness the captivating contest that sought to crown the world’s best receptionist, encapsulating the spirit of innovation, camaraderie, and passion for the hospitality industry. The even provided the opportunity to immerse oneself in the rich history, traditions, and breathtaking sights of Doha.

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Doha – Where Tradition Meets Modernity

Doha, the mesmerizing capital city of Qatar! Nestled on the shores of the Arabian Gulf, this modern metropolis seamlessly blends tradition with innovation, offering a unique and captivating experience for every visitor. Explore the glistening skyline adorned with towering skyscrapers, immerse yourself in the vibrant local culture at bustling souqs, and indulge in the finest culinary delights.

From architectural marvels like the iconic Museum of Islamic Art to the tranquil beauty of the Corniche waterfront, Doha is a treasure trove of enchanting attractions. Whether you seek cultural immersion, thrilling adventures, or simply relaxation under the warm sun, Doha is ready to captivate your senses and create lasting memories.

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