weekly_trend_roundupEvery week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top hospitality trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here.

>>These five trends are notable for the fact that they all represent big picture shifts: Understanding Marriott’s Vision of the Future of Meetings in 2016

>>While many say the minibar is down it definitely isn’t out: Hotel Minibars Try to Make a Comeback With Better Design and Local Products

>>One of Skift’s 2016 trends looks at the big turmoil in big hospitality: Skift Annual Forecast: Megatrends Defining Travel in 2016

Photo Credit: Marriott CEO Arne Sorenson speaks with CNN's Mel Robbins at PCMA Convening Leaders 2016 in Vancouver. Marriott