Programme

Learn from visionary speakers delivering thought-leadership and the latest trends from within and outside of our industry. Celebrate how the retail real estate industry is Building Communities, Fuelling Economies, and Inspiring Innovation on a global scale.

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Day 1 - Mon. April 24, 2017

Registration Opens

Location: Foyer, Ground Floor

Retail Innovation and Design Trends Location: Foyer, Ground Floor

Networking Lunch

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

European Conference Welcome

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Bill Kistler, Executive Vice President & Managing Director – EMEA ICSC  Patrick Delcol, President, PRCH and Chief Executive...

Keynote: Turning Point – Making Sense of 2017 and Beyond

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• A brave new world? A changing, uncertain new world order is emerging. Increasing immigration and inequality in a low growth,...

Challenges and Opportunities in Uncertain Times

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• Industry leaders debate the impact on retail real estate. Which markets, sectors and projects will fight to survive and which...

Transformation Through Collaboration – a Warsaw Success Story

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

The redevelopment of a former distillery as the catalyst for the renaissance of the Warsaw’s Praga district is a case study in...

NETWORKING BREAK

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Meeting Places as the Heart of the Community

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• Changing consumer behaviour is redefining IKEA Centres’ strategy. Follow their journey from retail destination to mixed-use...

Start-up Pitch: Matching Smart Natives

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Nadja Bilek, Founder and Managing Director, HOLYMESH Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Embracing Disruption – Retailers Rethinking The Future

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

How are innovative retailers evolving to stay ahead of the competition in the rapidly changing world of retail? Krzysztof...

Start-up Pitch: How to Generate Attention and Convert WOW-factor into Business Advantages

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Michael Bjerregaard, Global Sales Director, Realfiction Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Keynote: Retail Reimagined

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• A visual journey that predicts the fast changing world of ground-breaking retail and what it means for our cities, high streets...

Opening Night Reception

Location: STIXX Bar & Grill

Location: STIXX Bar & Grill

Day 2 - Tue. April 25, 2017

Registration Opens

Location: Foyer, Ground Floor

Location: Foyer, Ground Floor

Welcome Back

Shaping the Future

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Josip Kardun, CEO, Multi Corporation, ICSC Trustee and Chair, ICSC European Advisory Board Bill Kistler, Executive Vice President...

Start-up Pitch: Merged - Organising Bits and Atoms for Efficient and Engaging Retail Spaces

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Simon Liss, Founding Partner – Strategy & Innovation, Omnifi Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Leveraging New Technology to Improve the Shopping Experience

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• From apps to communities – what’s on the horizon? • How are new technologies helping retail places compete? Delphine Leblanc....

Creative Fusion – a New Mixed-Use Recipe

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• The hospitality industry is synonymous with guest experience, from reservations to food and beverage and from loyalty to 24...

NETWORKING BREAK

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Making Places Magnets

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• Discover pioneering initiatives to engage with communities through leisure and food and beverage • How are innovators creating...

Start-up Pitch: Creating an Online Shopping Experience in the Offline World

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Karin Cabili, Founder & CEO, Dropit Shopping Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Retail – the Heart of Great Cities

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• A fascinating insight into how retail is driving urban regeneration and reinvigorating economies • Learn from industry leaders...

Lunchtime Round Table Discussions

Location: Meza Restaurant, Ground Floor

• A series of lively roundtable discussions on topics connected to how our industry is Building Communities, Fuelling Economies...

NEXT GEN LIVE! Presents The Future of Connecting Places, People and Brands

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Building the next gen destinations in a digital age • Investment and asset management strategies for future communities • A...

Europe’s Acclaimed Shopping Centres

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

• Be inspired by Europe’s most influential shopping centres which are setting new benchmarks and driving best practice European...

NETWORKING BREAK

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Location: Warsaw Hall Foyer and II and III, Level WH

Keynote: Competing for the Future

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Hear the perspective of two industry leaders and how they are responding to challenges and opportunities in the current economic...

Closing Remarks

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Networking Awards Drinks and Dinner

Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Incorporating the 41st ICSC European Shopping Centre Awards Location: Warsaw Hall I, Level WH

Day 3 - Wed. April 26, 2017

Retail Tours

Location: Meet and Drop-off Point: Foyer, Ground Floor

We are organising three different tours to Warsaw’s and Poznan’s notable retail destinations. We invite you to register for a...