GERMAN RETAIL CONGRESS
THE ANNUAL CONGRESS FOR THE GERMAN RETAIL INDUSTRY AND ITS PARTNERS
Save the Date! NOVEMBER 18-19, 2020 | MARITIM HOTEL BERLIN

SPEAKERS 2019 INCLUDED

  • Josef Sanktjohanser

    President of the German Retail Association (HDE)
  • Peter Altmaier

    Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy
  • Christian Lindner

    FDP Party Chairman & Chairman of the FDP Bundestag Fraction
  • Frans Muller

    President & CEO, Ahold Delhaize
  • Franz-Olaf Kallerhoff

    Vorsitzender der Geschäftsführung, Procter & Gamble DACH
  • Dr. Marcus Ackermann

    Konzern-Vorstand Multichannel Distanzhandel, Otto Group
  • Sonja Moosburger

    Chief Operating Officer, MediaMarktSaturn N3XT GmbH
  • Dr. Michael Peterseim

    CFO, KaDeWe Group GmbH
  • Karl Wehner

    Geschäftsführer Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz, Alibaba Group
  • Dr. Dirk Schneider

    CDOO, S.Oliver Bernd Freier GmbH & Co. KG
  • Anders Indset

    Wirtschaftsphilosoph
  • Dunja Hayali

    Journalist & Facilitator (Presentation German Retail Congress)

THE GERMAN RETAIL CONGRESS 2019 AT A GLANCE

 

NOVEMBER 19, 2019
UNTER DEN LINDEN 17 | BERLIN

CRM EXCELLENCE DAY 2019 | 9am-5pm
The »CRM EXCELLENCE DAY« took place on the day before the 2019 German Retail Congress, the exclusive exchange platform for customer data and customer experience management in retail. As a participant of the German Retail Congress, you save €200 with our attractive special price. More information at:  www.managementforum.com/crm
 
PRE-EVENING-Event | 6.30pm
On the eve of the German Retail Congress, we and Microsoft we invited you to the popular warm-up. There, you enjoyed an exciting impulse program and a flying buffet, making it an excellent place to network. You took the opportunity to get in touch with the other participants in the run-up to the Congress.
 
NOVEMBER 20, 2019
MARITIM HOTEL | BERLIN
 
PLENUM | 9am-1.30pm
In addition to the political highlight, and the appearance of Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy Peter Altmaier, you experienced exciting keynotes from trade experts and industry giants on various topics:

• Consumption 2020
• Strategic restructuring
• New working environments
• Digitisation of the value chain
• Artificial intelligence in retail
 
MASTERCLASSES | 2.45-6.15pm
You discussed your current questions in small groups with our specialist consultants.
 
3 PARALLEL CONFERENCES | 2.45-6.15pm
On the afternoon of the first day, three parallel rows offered intensive opportunities to deepen your knowledge of strategy topics that are currently most relevant to the retail sector.
• Retail concepts, cooperation models & expansion strategies
• Retail organisation & personnel
• Customer-centred use of retail technologies
 
GERMAN RETAIL AWARD & RETAILER’S NIGHT | 7.30pm
The emotional highlight of the first day was the presentation of the German Retail Prize in the evening, moderated by news anchor Judith Rakers. You joined us live when the most successful companies and personalities in the industry were honoured and joined us afterwards to celebrate the winners at the legendary afterparty.
 
NOVEMBER 21, 2019
MARITIM HOTEL | BERLIN


PLENUM | 9-11am
You heard about highly relevant specialist knowledge, the latest trends and valuable insights on various topics:

• Brand positioning & customer experience
• Retail & industry in dialogue
• The future of warehousing
• Retail in Asia
 
MASTERCLASSES | 12am-1.30pm
You discussed your current questions in small groups with our specialist consultants.
 
5 PARALLEL CONFERENCES | 12am-1.30pm
Best practice contributions in five parallel groups presented new approaches that you could directly implement in your company:

• HDE-Digital Forum
• Marketing & sales
• In-store processes
• Brand & retail
• Payment
 
LUNCH-SESSION | 1.40-3pm
The German Retail Congress was rounded off by an interactive talk with FDP party chairman Christian Lindner.
 

 

 

THIS WAS NEW
A modular program concept – you chose your key topics.
From listener to participant – you let yourself be surprised by many new, interactive program formats.
The new DHK app – you created your own agenda for the congress, contacted other participants or asked the speakers directly. We thank our app sponsor »SIGNAL IDUNA«.

 

RETAIL WORLD & BRAIN SNACK STAGE

The congress exhibition »RETAIL WORLD« takes place simultaneously with the German Retail Congress. Take advantage of this small exhibition marketplace with approx. 60 selected retail partners, and get direct information from our on-site experts about the latest products, services and solutions for your company. Let yourself be inspired by the young startups and innovators at our BRAIN SNACK STAGE at the exhibition site. They demonstrate their potential for the world of retail trade, and also present their exciting business models and new products in short presentations.

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OF THE GERMAN RETAIL CONGRESS 2020

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Marylka Abraham
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November 20-21, 2019

Maritim Hotel Berlin
Stauffenbergstraße 26
10785 Berlin

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