The Irish Hospitality Institute promotes the highest standards of management and education in the Irish hospitality and tourism industry.

As a member of the IHI, you will have access to a wide range of benefits such as networking events, seminars, webinars, conferences and social gatherings with other industry professionals. The IHI helps its members develop professionally and achieve their full potential.

The IHI awards designatory letters after the names of Members (MIHI), Fellows (FIHI) and Associates (AIHI). The post-nominals are recognised by the industry and acknowledge the member’s qualifications, industry experience and ongoing commitment to the hospitality industry in Ireland.


What do I receive by becoming an IHI Member?

  • Professional recognition among industry peers
  • Eligible to use post-nominals (MIHI, FIHI, AIHI)
  • The HNN - monthly e-zine
  • Members Forum
  • Monthly Social & Networking Events
  • Training
  • The IHI Hospitality Management Awards
  • Breakfast Seminars
  • Webinars
  • Discounted rates for events
  • The IHI Mentors Matter Programme

Who should join?

Those working in hotels, catering and tourism in a management capacity, including general managers, deputy managers, HR managers, revenue managers, food and beverage managers, sales and marketing professionals, chefs, and those aspiring to management roles across the hospitality, tourism and cateing industry.