Discover, Share & Network

A world-class programme of conferences to explore the Italian retail real estate industry hosted by key experts.

What are the best retail property opportunities to expand your business in Italy? Over 2 days, retailers, shopping centre developers & owners, brokers and investors connect to expand and develop their business in Italy, learning and sharing about Italian business opportunities through conferences and interactions with industry experts.

 

2018 Key Speakers

Massimo Baggi

Marketing & Ecommerce Director

IPER

Alessia De Col

Business Dev. Lockers & PickUp Points

AMAZON

Armando Garosci

Reporter & Editorial Project Director

LARGO CONSUMO

Massimo Moretti

President  

CNCC ITALY

Hervé Montaner

Director Expansion Europe

SEPHORA

Massimo Pozzi

Real Estate Dev. & Tech. services director

KIABI ITALY

Tiziana Tini

Digital Marketing & Communication Consultant

EX LUISAVIAROMA

Francesco Zhou

General Manager 

MI STORE ITALIA - XIAOMI 

Conference & Event Programme

Day 1 - Wednesday 8 May 2019

 

09.00-10.00 | Welcome breakfast

 

11.00-12.00 | When reail & entertainment meet the ultimate shopping destination | Conference Room

  • The entertainment industry today: international overview & focus on Italy
  • How to choose the best entertainment solutions to increase traffic & revenues and transform retail destinations into lifeplaces?
  • How to finance entertainment projects in shopping destinations? Which economic & operating models to apply to develop leisure?
  • Live entertainment, culture, edutainment, gamification, VR,... the right leisure mix to boost footfall, customer experience & to stand out among competitors

 

13.00-14.30 | Networking lunch

 

15.30-16.30 | Is Italy still appealing for international retailers & investors | Conference Room

  • Snapshot on the Italian retail market: overview, key figures & trends
  • Why investing in Italy? Latest & upcoming retailers expansion projects & acquisitions
  • Focus on established international brands & experiences
  • Shopping malls, outlet centres, high streets: what are the best places & formats to invest in?

 

18.00-20.00 | Welcome reception

Day 2 - Thursday 9 May 2019

 

09.00-10.00 | Welcome breakfast

 

10.30-12.00 | Official CNCC Session | Conference Room - Co-Organiser: Consiglio Nazionale dei Centri Commerciali

 

13.00-14.30 | Networking lunch

 

15.30-16.30 | Retail convergence: energising physical!

  • Why are physical retailers reinventing their business models & embracing digital to implement their O2O strategy?
  • How pure-players use physical to reinforce their online presence, increase traffic & revenues and enable new distribution models?
  • Online, offline: how to share data to improve personalised customer journey to meet increasing expectations
  • What are the next big challenges & opportunities for property owners?

 

20.00 | Retail Awards Italy Ceremony | By invitation only - Organisers: Retail&Food - Edifis & Consiglio Nazionale dei Centri Commerciali

 

Co-organisers & Partners