Innovation That Matters

World Retail Congress 2021


Springwise is a media partner for the World Retail Congress 2020, which brings together the leaders of today’s global retail industry.

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WHAT: The World Retail Congress brings together the leaders of today’s global retail industry – from multi-national powerhouses to game-changing start-ups and disruptors. They are united in their focus on understanding and serving today’s consumers, and ensuring that their businesses change and innovate at the high velocity needed to thrive in the twenty-first century.

WHEN: 27th – 29th April, 2021

WHERE: ROME, Cavalieri Hotel


We are delighted to announce that we already have the following industry leaders confirmed to speak in April:

Paul Polman, Former CEO, Unilever
Olaf Koch, CEO, METRO AG
Tatyana Bakalchuk, Founder & CEO, Wildberries
Dr Stephan Zoll, CEO, SIGNA Sports United
Tom Ward, SVP, Digital Operations, Walmart
Christina Fontana, Head of Fashion and Luxury, Alibaba Group
Tobias Wasmuht, Managing Director, Spar International
Bobby Jones, Co-author, Good is the New Cool 
Deborah Weinswig, Founder and CEO, Coresight Research