World Retail Congress
Challenging the fundamentals of retail
World Retail Congress is a dynamic, thought-provoking and forward-looking platform where senior retail executives join together to share new thinking, be inspired by the latest innovations, and debate the challenges and opportunities facing the future of the industry.
Retail Transformation, Today, Tomorrow and Beyond
JUST ANNOUNCED: 2015 AGENDA
The World Retail Congress is delighted to announce this year’s agenda which includes leading retailers, industry experts and outstanding experts on future trends to ensure relevancy to every sector of retail.
The 2015 Congress programme aims to reflect the enormous changes that are taking place across the retail industry. The theme is “Retail transformation today, tomorrow and beyond” and will provide real insight and vision from leading retailers, start-up disruptors and industry experts to help businesses at this critical time.
Each day will not only address the overall theme but will take an added specific focus:
Keynote Speakers at this year's Congress include:
VP Chief Digital Officer | AEON Group
AEON is Japan’s second largest retailer but Asia’s largest and 10th worldwide with interests in food, drug stores, financial services and shopping mall development. Jerry has held many of the most senior roles within the group and now oversees all digital developments.
CEO | La Rinascente
Alberto oversees the iconic Italian department store chain which has a heritage built over 100 years. He is also responsible for the Illum department store in Copenhagen.
Values of the Congress
An exceptional speaker line-up, stimulating programme and five-star venue for this year’s event, all aimed to captivate and inspire.
A programme designed to challenge your thinking and strategy - hear from the businesses and individuals disrupting the market and paving the way in retail.