Hotel & Arts Festival

As one of the world’s largest employers the hospitality industry continues to grow at a rapid rate. It is recognized as a well- known industry that seem to be undergoing renaissance despite of the economic gloom, as it offers a wide and various scope for career progression.

 Swiss German University’s Hotel and Tourism Management students’ batch 2018 will host our annual event: Hotel and Arts Festival (HARFEST). The event will take place on 6 April 2019. This year, HARFEST will feature three competitions: National Front Desk Competition (NFDC), Latte art
Competition, and Cake Decorating Competition.

HARFEST exists as a platform to promote the hospitality industry as well as enhancing the abilities of both participants and committees to become professionals in their respected hospitality-related field.

“The best way to find yourself
is to lose yourself in the service of others.”
Mahatma Gandhi


Front Desk

HARFEST 2019 respectfully invite individuals to join our National Front Desk Competition (NFDC) to compete as well as showing their ability and skills in handling guests. We are honoured to be supported by the Hotel Frontliner Association – Indonesia (HFLA) for this competition. The Front Desk competition is open for university/high school level and professional level.


Registration Fees:

— University & High School Level: IDR 150,000 + IDR 50,000 (WO)

— Professional/Hotelier: IDR 200,000 + IDR 50,000 (WO)

Latte Art

It’s an honour to welcome all baristas to HARFEST 2019 Latte Art Competition. Giving all participants an opportunity to have an excellence experience, all participants must submit their design of latte art via e-mail beforehand. The design must be suitable to this year’s theme, which is tropical.


Registration Fee: IDR 100,000 + IDR 50,000 (WO)

Cake Decorating

We invite individuals to participate in this competition in order to develop their decorating skills as well as creativity and turn a hobby into a profitable venture. Cake will be provided and for those joining this competition are required to decorate according to given theme.


Registration Fee: IDR 150,000 + IDR 50,000 (WO)

“Do what you do so well that they want to see it again
and bring their friends.”
Walt Disney


Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work in the hospitality industry?


Join our workshop with industry professional speakers and figure out if you have what it takes to be successful in the hospitality industry.


This workshop is free of charge and open for high school students. Seats are limited, so please register yourself as soon as possible by clicking the button below.


Johan Arief — Assistant Company Head at The Residences at Puri Casablanca


Dr. Nila K. Hidayat, SE.MM. — Dean of Faculty of Business and Communications


Chef Tusyadi — Executive Pastry Chef at Jakarta Convention Center


Look forward to seeing you!
April 6th, 2019
Menara Rajawali
2nd Floor
Jl. DR Ide Anak Agung Gde Agung,
Kawasan Mega Kuningan,
Jakarta Selatan 12950