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The 68th UICH International Congress

Members of The Society of the Golden Keys and guests gathered in Bali for the 68th UICH Les Clefs D'or International Congress.
The British Delegation Ready to Work at the Congress.

This historic event marks a significant milestone as Les Clefs d’Or Indonesia, the youngest member of the association, hosted its first-ever international congress.

As always, a selection of speakers were chosen to ensure both an informative and engaging congress.

Highlights included The Opening Gala and Welcome Dinner, First-Time Attendees Meeting and Board of Directors Meeting, Education Day and the much- anticipated Country Dinner. The event concluded with

The General Assembly and Gala Dinner.

Some of those who attended Education Day at The Westin Resort Nusa Dua. Photo: Sanjay Kaloya.

Toru Machida, President of The Society of the Golden Keys, said: "Laughter, story, best practice. There were so much to share with existing and new friends from all over the world during 68th International Congress of Les Clefs d'Or® International in Bali.

"Thanks to Stuart GreifTristan GadsbyShane O'Flaherty and Richard Schestak, it was the most engaging, relevant and practical educational day in recent congresses."

A Balinese Night at Jukung Bali Seafood Jimbaran and a White Party at Locca Sea House Jimbaran were two of the nights enjoyed by attendees. Photos: Sanjay Kaloya.

Mr Machida added: "One of the highlights was to meet the record number of both first-time attendees and Young Concierge Award candidates including our own Tom Wardley, who proudly represented The Society of the Golden Keys of Great Britain & the Commonwealth. They are the future of our profession. All GB colleagues are proud of how hard he worked and how close he came."

"Laughter, story, best practice. There were so much to share with existing and new friends from all over the world," President, Toru Machida.

Concierge and guests enjoying the Country Dinner in Bali.

Mr Machida concluded: "Finally, special thanks go to Yoga Rahiyang and Angga Kusumah and his dream team from the Indonesian section for hosting a memorable congress. See you in Madrid next year."

Guest at The Gala Dinner, which was a highlight of the Congress. Photos: Sanjay Kaloya.

Batik shirts on show for the Gala Dinner.


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