Andrew Guy, chief executive of US diner concept Ed’s Easy Diner, has been announced as the guest speaker at the Arena Summer Event 2015 on 26 June at the Jumeirah Carlton Tower Hotel, London.

Attendees will gain industry insight from Guy who will speak about his experience in the casual dining sector. Also speaking is the vice president of research and consultancy firm Technomic, Patrick Noone, who will talk about key trends and opportunities for growth.

Lorraine Wood, director, Arena, said: “The Arena Summer Event has been specifically designed to give attendees something constructive to take away and apply to their own business.

“This could be a fresh insight or way of thinking from the Technomic industry briefing, a different perspective or solution from Andrew Guy or a potentially lucrative new contact.

“Whatever form it takes, we are committed to ensuring that our events offer real value that can make a positive difference long after the event is over.”