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German Retail Congress 2017, November 15-16, Berlin, Germany

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The German Retail Congress 2017 on 15-16 November in Berlin will offer you exclusive insights from top notch experts in the retail industry, creative out-of-the-box thinkers, and successful pioneers, that have an uncanny impact on the future progress of the industry.

As always, the agenda of the high-quality two-day congress is embedded in a spectacular framework program including a pre-opening evening event, an accompanying congress trade fair, the ceremony of the German Retail Award and the legendary Retailers‘ Night.

Join in where the retail sector gets together – and look forward to 1.500+ congress participants, 100+ (inter)national TOP speakers, 60+ exhibitors, 40+ hours of know-how transfer and a lot of networking opportunities.


  • RETAIL INDUSTRY 2017/2018 – Facts and Figures. Plus: What‘s up in the industry?
  • DIGITAL CHALLENGES – For corporations as well as for employees
  • SMART DATA & CRM – The data-based progression of customer experience
  • TRADE & POLITICS IN DIALOG – Election Year 2017: A change of course for the retail sector?
  • TRUST THROUGH RESPONSIBILITY – CSR as business strategy
  • CONSUMER ENGAGEMENT & LOYALTY – New ways of partnering between trade & manufacture
  • GAME CHANGER IN-STORE TECHNOLOGY – Augmented/Virtual Reality, Roboting & Co.: More than just a hype?
  • START-UP POWER FOR THE RETAIL SECTOR – Innovation and inspiration for the industry
  • GLOBAL POWERS OF RETAIL – What we can learn from our international colleagues
  • CONSUMER IOT – What new potentials does the Internet of Things hold for the retail industry?

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