Shoptalk Europe will bring together over 3,500 decision-makers from retailers and brands – as well as retail innovators – from more than 55 countries, for three days of business-critical connections, conversations, and insights at Fira Gran Via, Barcelona, from 9 to 11 May 2023.
One in three Shoptalk Europe attendees is C-level or VP-level. The industry-crafted agenda is focused on innovation and how new technologies and business models are changing how consumers discover, shop and buy.
Over 175 C-suite speakers will walk Shoptalk Europe’s many stages. Some of the speakers already confirmed include:
- Robert Gentz, co-founder and co-CEO, Zalando;
- Ana Belén García Luque, chief digital and marketing officer, Pull & Bear;
- Simon Miles, VP, global omnichannel commercial strategy, the Coca-Cola Company;
- Ekta Chopra, chief digital officer, elf Beauty;
- Sandrine Deveaux, EVP, future retail, FARFETCH;
- Ulrika Biesèrt, global people and culture manager (CHRO), IKEA;
- Andrew Murphy, chief operating officer, John Lewis & Partners; and
- Kate Walsh, SVP, omnichannel, Pandora.
More details on the speakers can be found here, while more details on the agenda can be found here.
Hosted Meetings Programme
Shoptalk Europe is dedicated to ensuring that retailers and brands have an exclusive opportunity to build new connections, gain powerful insights, and form collaborations by accessing a unique retail community.
Retailers and brands can do this by accessing a VIP package through the renowned Hosted Meetings Programme. Benefits include a free ticket to Shoptalk Europe (the normal ticket price is €1,895), along with a travel and hotel reimbursement of €650.
On top of this, you can also gain access to private meeting rooms to host your teams on site, take advantage of hotel room block discounts, and access great experiences across Barcelona and exclusive dinners and roundtables with retail’s boldest minds, as well as the incredible industry night party.
Huge Advantage For Retailers
Additionally, there is a huge advantage for retailers and brands, being able to curate up to eight mutually matched 15-minute meetings with the industry’s greatest tech providers, who match their business needs.
These are double opt-ins, so they choose what’s best for them. It’s highly efficient and easy to attend. To qualify, applicants must be senior executives from either a retailer or brand and be responsible for buying or evaluating retail or e-commerce technology.
The registration deadline for the Hosted Meetings Programme is 6 April. It’s proving hugely popular with retailers and brands, and capacity is already 80% sold out, so be quick and register here.
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