IDC Retail Summit Retail Operations in a Purpose-Led World

Digital Event | September 22, 2022

This Summit has been designed as an information-sharing forum and an intimate networking for a selected group of IT and Business Leaders from largest enterprises across Europe. The exclusivity, visionary and high impact keynote speakers, and personable format of the event allows for the most engaging of conversations and in-depth discussions to take place in a stunning five-star environment. Every delegate will leave the summit enriched — whether it be with new lead projects for partners, or innovative and forward-looking solutions.


Time Event & Speakers

Reception Open: Dial In & Looking Around


IDC Welcome Address & Navigation Guidance


IDC Opening Keynote: Retail Operations in Purpose-Led World

Filippo Battaini

Head of IDC Retail Insight, Europe, IDC

Delivering lifetime customer value through unique customer experience


eCommerce-Store systems integration for frictionless customer journeys


Increasing efficiency for sustainable retail operations


Moderated Q&A with Partners


The connected physical store: a key customer experience hub


Networking Break: Chatroulette & Expo


Centralising product data to create a superior shopping experience

Richard Carus

Account Executive, Sales Layer

How centralising Product Data plays a central role in:

  • Improving the Customer Experience
  • Reducing costs through the supply chain
  • Growth of sales revenue and Customer Lifetime Value

How a PIM platform bridges Sales and Marketing Operations

  • Single source of truth for Product Data
  • Maximising Data Quality
  • Distribution of Product Data across all channels
  • Reducing time to launch Products

Empowering employees: a critical factor in successful retail operations


Ensuring data security, compliance, accountability and avoid reputational risk


Employee experience

Marco Moschini

Group CIO, Benetton Group

Networking Break: Chatroulette & Expo


What technologies will shape the future of retail?


Advisory Board Panel Discussion: Thinking ahead: call to actions for retailers of the future?

Claudio Bianchi

CIO, Kiko

Miha Kovač

CIO, Studio Moderna

Colin Shenoy

Global technology transformation organization, Diageo

Andreas Streubig

Senior Vice President Global Corporate Responsibility & Public Affairs, Hugo Boss

IDC Closing Keynote Delivering customer experience value through Empathetic eCommerce

Roberta Bigliani

Group Vice President, Head of IDC Insights and IDC Future of Work Executive Lead, IDC Europe

Summary & Conclusion


Networking: Chatroulette & Expo


Official End

Contact Us

Charlotte Thygesen Poulsen

Vice President, Events and GMS, IDC Benelux,, IDC Nordic

+45 24446502

Barbara Cambieri

Group Vice President and Managing Director, IDC

+39 335 6275570

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