6th National Housekeeping Convention & 9th PHA Anniversary to Illuminate Technology-Enabled Housekeeping

Bengaluru, May 30 2024 – The Professional Housekeeping Association (PHA) in collaboration with the Young United Visionary Association held the 6th National Housekeeping Convention & 9th PHA Anniversary on May 25th, 2024 at Clarks Exotica Convention Resort, Bangalore.

The convention’s central theme revolved around “Technology-enabled Housekeeping,” exploring the pivotal role of Augmented Reality (AR), Virtual Reality (VR), Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Metaverse, and Digitalization in revolutionizing housekeeping operations, administration, and management.

Ms. Jayashree Nagaraj, Founder President & Chairperson of PHA, served as the esteemed Ambassador of the event, underscoring her commitment to advancing the standards and practices within the housekeeping industry.

The convention boasted an impressive lineup of distinguished guests and speakers. Mr. Balaji M, Group CEO of Kamalya Group & Clarks Exotica Convention Resort & Spa, graced the occasion as the Guest of Honor, highlighting the significance of innovation and collaboration in hospitality.

Ms. Smita Rathod, Corporate Executive Housekeeper & Director of Rooms at The Leela Hotel Conventions Residences, delivered the keynote address, and shared insights from her extensive experience in leveraging technology to enhance guest experiences and operational efficiency.

Mr. Venkatesh Subramani, Founder & CEO of i2i Softwares, took the stage as the Distinguished Speaker on Digitalization, and shed light on the latest trends and innovations reshaping the housekeeping landscape.

Dr. Josyula Shekar, Director & CEO of Zyvana Integrated Services Pvt Ltd, served as the Lead Speaker, offering invaluable perspectives on integrating technology into housekeeping practices to drive sustainability and profitability.

Ms. Indrani Sanyal, GM Housekeeping at Medica Super Specialty Hospital, Kolkata, took the role of Chief Convener, orchestrating discussions and collaborations among industry professionals.

A key highlight was the presentation of “Immaculate Innovations: Expertise Shared by Housekeeping Titans,” showcasing groundbreaking initiatives and best practices from leading experts in the field. Additionally, attendees benefited from insightful research papers and findings on AI-enabled housekeeping, setting a roadmap for future advancements and industry standards.

The 6th National Housekeeping Convention & 9th PHA Anniversary was a landmark event, uniting industry stakeholders to explore the limitless possibilities of technology in shaping the future of housekeeping.