Events 2020-2021


On this page you will find all the previous, present and future events of Expo Riva Show and the live talks.

The events are free of charge for those who register and can be watched in live streaming in either ENGLISH or ITALIAN. They can also be seen on demand starting from 24 hours after the direct transmission.


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Macro consumer trends: 2021 – 2023


This analysis is dedicated to new consumption practices, capable of predicting the macro trends that will feature in the fashion world from 2021 to 2023.

Speakers
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Isabelle Sakai, Chief Marketing Officer Bata Group (24:10)
Steve Madden, Founder, Creative & Design Chief of Steve Madden (43:32)
Q&A (50:15)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Emanuela Prandelli, MAFED Director (Fashion, Design, and Experience Management Master) - SDA Bocconi

Differences and similarities between online and offline consumption


We will be analysing and comparing the two worlds of online and offline shopping and the differences and similarities that will enable us to evaluate the concept of distance in relation to the retail world.

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Antonio Altomonte, Head of Supplier Payments Global Commercial Services American Express Italia
Federico Favero, CEO Altitudo Gold Partner Microsoft (18:15)
Q&A (35:00)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Antonio Altomonte, Head of Supplier Payments Global Commercial Services American Express Italia
Emanuela Prandelli, MAFED Director (Fashion, Design, and Experience Management Master) - SDA Bocconi

Conscious consumption and militant consumption


This session investigates how the era that we are living in will influence conscious consumption, not only in the luxury sector, but also spread throughout the entire fashion industry and impacting on companies’ strategic choices.

Speakers
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
William Wong, Chairman/ Founder of Federation Of Hong Kong Brands, Vice President of Hong Kong Footwear Association - Goddess International Limited (20:30)
Walter Rodrigues, Coordenador do Núcleo de Design e Pesquisa do Inspiramais (38:42)
Q&A (53:20)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Emanuela Mora, Professor of Sociology of Communication and Director of the ModaCult Centre - Università Cattolica

Is sustainability elitist or for the masses?


Has sustainability become a real consumer option for the mass market too? We will be looking into and investigating the change in approach from elite to mass, especially in the context of the volume footwear segment.

Speakers
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Lars Doemer, Managing Director GoBlu International Ltd. (19:57)
Steve Madden, Founder, Creative & Design Chief of Steve Madden (36:05)
Simone Colombo, Head of Corporate Sustainability OVS (40:30)
Q&A (56:00)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Emanuela Mora, Professor of Sociology of Communication and Director of the ModaCult Centre - Università Cattolica

One format for everyone or every format for one?


The retail challenges from digitalisation to the new formats: how the omni-channel evolution is going through a constant and continuous adaptation within the global context.

Speakers
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Daniel Agis, CEO Agis Consulting (21:50)
Steve Madden, Founder, Creative & Design Chief of Steve Madden (41:20)
Q&A (44:30)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Karin Zaghi, Associate Professor of Practice of Channel and Retail

The phygital world and experience personalisation


Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence. Fundamental ingredients for customised experiences capable of enhancing the potential of the digital offer.

Speakers
Gian Paolo Delli Ponti, Senior Advisor Next Generation Customer Care at Accenture
Andrey Golub, General Manager Italy, ICOL Group (17:45)
Q&A (35:50)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN
Karin Zaghi, Associate Professor of Practice of Channel and Retai

Consumer-driven industrial processes


New processes for a new market: the differentiation and personalisation of products as a successful alternative to standardisation.

Speakers
Alberto Mattiello, Head of Innovation at Retail Hub
Sergio Dulio, Innovation Manager ATOM (28:05)
Q&A (45:40)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Alberto Mattiello, Head of Innovation at Retail Hub
Matteo Pasca, CEO of Edizioni AF

Process transformation and the value chain


An event dedicated to an analysis of the technological perspectives that will have the greatest influence on the product value chain, where the production processes are increasingly oriented towards the consumer.

Speakers
Guido Polcan, H-FARM Innovation
Roberto Vago, Managing Director ASSOMAC (23:52)
Steve Madden, Founder, Creative & Design Chief of Steve Madden (35:06)
Q&A (43:50)
Sebastiano Zanolli, Manager, Advisor, Author, Speaker
Alberto Mattiello, Head of Innovation at Retail Hub
Guido Polcan, H-FARM Innovation
Matteo Pasca, CEO of Edizioni AF

THE POST-COVID GLOBALISATION PROCESS


A chance to outline the scenario of the first and second half of 2021 in relation to the factors of market instability caused by the pandemic and the repercussions that these are having and will continue to have on the footwear, leather goods and accessories sectors.

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, DESIGNING FOR FASHION - Part 2


So which are the very best platforms for presenting and selling fashion collections and integrating the physical and digital experience most effectively? In the second of our talks about digitalisation, we offer a selection of solutions and successful experiences from some of the most innovative businesses in the world of fashion.

DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, DESIGNING FOR FASHION - Part 1


This event, all about digitalisation, is designed to analyse the way in which companies are changing the creation and presentation of their collections for the public, thanks to the use of digital and new technology.

THE FUTURE SHOPPER - Part 2


How the consumer and purchasing habit drivers that will dominate the 2022 fashion industry can be useful in creating new strategies for the world of retail. The topics that were introduced in The Shopper of the Future - Part 1 return to feature in the second live talk in this series.  

THE FUTURE SHOPPER - Part 1


What will move sales in the fashion sector? How have purchasing habits changed? Discover the answers to these questions in an analysis of the trends that will feature in the 2022 Fashion Industry.

2022 FASHION MARKET, SHIFTS & STRATEGIES


An analysis dedicated to the major fashion trends that aims to explore how fashion has been able to ride the waves of change, once again turning the crisis into an opportunity.

2020 RETAIL UPDATE, NEW FORMATS & SPACES


A debate oriented towards understanding and redefining the world of distribution.