The GIBS / Trade Intelligence Future of Retail online 5 half-day conference examines the entire retail value chain, helping you grow and strengthen your company’s success into the future of this dynamic sector.

Monday 19 October 2020 – Friday 23 October 2020
Via Zoom

Conference Agenda

Hear from the 21 industry experts first-hand in 1 ½ hour session held each day at the following times:

19 October 
High-level Industry Insights

16:00 – 17:30

20 October 
Changing Business Models in Retail

14:00 – 15:30
21 October 
Informal Markets, Models and Township Retail

16:00 – 17:30
22 October 
Meet the Landlords: Enticing Customers, Creating Experiential Malls, and a Varied Tenant Mix Post Covid

14:00 – 15:30
23 October 
Evolution of Retail – 2021 and Beyond Shopping Behaviour Reimagined

08:30 – 10:00

Among the 21 guest speakers are:
  • Graham O’Connor CEO and Group Financial Director of the SPAR Group
  • Richard Mukheibir – CEO of Cash Convertors Southern Africa
  • Tumelo Chaka – Head Sales: Forex and Investments at Nedbank
  • Yongama Njisane – Principal economist and head of the technical committee of the Retail Inquiry at the Competition Commission
  • David Smollan – CEO of Smollan
  • Natasha Smith – MD of Trade Intelligence
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NOTE! Should you not be able to attend the events live, full recorded packages will be available.