The Future of Retail, 5 November, Sofia Event Center
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The event

The retail industry has undergone a significant transformation in the last decades, adapting to the increasingly changing environment. The market is quickly evolving, new technologies are penetrating the retail trade, consumer’s behavior and expectations are shifting. Retailers have to keep up with the new trends, in order to prepare their stores for the future.

The Future of Retail conference is focusing on the trends and innovations that are shaping the industry. With a fourteen-year track-record, the forum, formerly called Retail in Detail, is recognized as the most significant event in the country for the retail sector and FMCG trade and production.
Our aim is to identify the new trends that have reached the Bulgarian market and focus on how they will change the business environment in the coming years. All these modifications shall surely test the conventional way of doing business and open the door to new patterns.
The one-day conference gathers representatives  on all sides of the retail business to exchange know-how and ideas, and hear firsthand about the experience of  international brands with preparing for the future or retail.

Topics in the Agenda
Which are the new tech trends in the sector: robotics, AI, data-driven approach
-  Is retail entering a more sustainable and environmentally conscious stage?
- How are the new trends in wellness and health transforming retail?
- What trends will define retail marketing in the next five year?
- How to engage customers?
- Are experiential stores the future? How do you create a synergy between physical and online stores?
- Which are the innovations in retail space, architecture and real estate? 

keynote presentations
- discussion panels
- networking sessions
- workshops

Why Attend
- Join the audience of 300+ participants and use the chance to network  with C-level representatives of the most successful companies on the market
- Learn the future trends and innovations that will define the industry from inspiring international speakers
- Hear the best practices and lessons learned from the local market

Audience profile
Position: Senior management (commercial, finance director), Middle management, Brand managers, Owner and Partner, CEO (chief executive, manager)
Type of organisation: Manufacturers, Retail chain, Trade and distribution, Consulting, Research agencies, Financial and banking services, Trade organisations /Foundations, Software companies, Importers

When and Where
Sofia Event Center, November 05th, 2019

Super Early Bird registration until August 31st: 120 BGN excl. VAT
Early Bird registration September 1st until October 21st: 180 BGN excl. VAT
Regular registration after October 21st: 240 BGN excl. VAT
*No one under the age of 18 will be admitted to the Event. 

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