Events 2021-2022


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

The events are free of charge and can be watched in person or in live streaming. They can also be seen on demand starting from 24 hours after the direct transmission on the Digital Connection platform.




UPCOMING DATES



30 giugno 2022 - 14.30 CEST

Online
Go global with Alibaba.com

Mattia Miglio - Director of EU Strategic Partnerships, will illustrate the main trends in B2B e-commerce and explore how Alibaba.com can make a difference for your business.

Speakers:
  • Mattia Miglio
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February 10, 2022

Online
South Africa: A Market To Be Explored For Italian Companies

The event, organized in collaboration with the ICE office in Johannesburg, wishes to present the South African market and to provide Italian companies with a general overview coupled with statistical data of the footwear and leather goods sectors | This Event will be broadcasted in Italian only.  

Speakers:
  • Antonella Marucci
Main themes:
  • MARKET
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January 25, 2022

Online
The American footwear market.

The footwear market in the United States: context, evolution of consumer behaviour, sales channels and market trends. Figures on Italy - US exports. | This Event will be broadcasted in Italian only. 

Speakers:
  • Antonino Laspina
Main themes:
  • MARKET
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Online
What’s new… market and training of the Footwear Industry

What does it mean nowadays to manufacture excellent footwear and leather bags in Italy? Which role does artisanship have in a world where technology seems to be as prevalent as ever? 

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • Matteo Pasca
Main themes:
  • MARKET
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January 18, 2022

Online
What’s new… in the Footwear Industry

A comment on the insights emerged from the first Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags Market Survey, the economic monitor of the global footwear and leather goods market, designed by the Scientific Committee of the Expo Riva Schuh trade fair.

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • Enrico Cietta
Main themes:
  • MARKET
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January 17, 2022

Online
Startup Competition

Presentation of the ten finalist startups of the Innovation Village Retail, a competition in the presence of the jury who will choose the most innovative company of the 96th edition of the Exhibition

Speakers:
  • Andrea Ridi
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • Domenico Lanzilotta
  • Enrico Cietta
  • Irina Nechaeva
  • Matteo Di Biagi
  • Matteo Pasca
  • Rossella Ravagli
Main themes:
  • INNOVATION
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Online
What’s new… sourcing

What is the future in the supply chain? The scenario includes the following keywords: sustainability, transparency and traceability, inflation. And, most important, the strategic alliance between manufacturers and brands.

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • Ellen Schmidt-Devlin
Main themes:
  • SOURCING
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January 17, 2022

Online
What’s new… sustainability

Can the Footwear Industry have a smaller enviromental impact? How can manufacturers turn to less polluting raw materials and processes? How much does this process have to do with a higher consumer awareness and education? 

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • William Wong
Main themes:
  • SUSTAINABILITY
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16 gennaio 2022

Online
Innovation Village Input: Drive to Store

The worldwide disruption brought on by the pandemic has had retailers update their action plan and reimagine their in-store and digital experiences. Startups like Digital to Asia, RetailTune and Viume are leveraging self-adaptive algorithms and automatic product tagging to address customer  pain points and implement new ways to direct data traffic

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
Main themes:
  • INNOVATION
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January 16, 2022

Online
Innovation Village Input: Personalization

While the power of personalization during the purchasing phase has been discussed for years to the point of turning into “Meconomy” - a reality where customers expect brands to cater to them and offer frictionless experiences - the startup Full Speed, Inferendo and  Wapping explain how technologies  and platforms can turn this hyper-curated future into profit.

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
Main themes:
  • INNOVATION
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January 15, 2022

Online
Innovation Village Input: Digitisation

From the 360° Virtual Reality videos to the gap between selling and storytelling, from Augmented Reality to object recognition solutions: the startups Future Fashion, Impersive, Lookcast and Pikkart are already transforming the way in which brands engage, visualize and sell their products in virtual  and brick-and-mortar spaces

Speakers:
  • Alberto Mattiello
Main themes:
  • INNOVATION
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January 15, 2022

Online
Opening Ceremony Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags

The Management of the Exhibition presents Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags in the presence of Authorities and Institutional partners

Speakers:
  • Achille Spinelli
  • Alessandra Albarelli
  • Roberto Pellegrini
  • Silvia Betta
Main themes:
  • CORPORATE
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December 2, 2021

Online
Shopping Shifts & Effective Strategies

Looking at how consumer behaviour will shift in a post-pandemic world, this session covers four to five key strategies for brands and retailers to consider as they adapt to this new retail environment.

Speakers:
  • Jacqueline Wong
Main themes:
  • CONSUMPTION
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December 9, 2021

Online
Redefining Off-Price

This session touches on topics such as the digitalisation of off-price shopping, the redesign of consumer interaction and third-party opportunities.

Speakers:
  • Jacqueline Wong
Main themes:
  • CONSUMPTION
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November 25, 2021

Online
Communicating Anti-Greenwashing

This session debriefs on how brands can avoid "greenwashing" claims. WGSN looks at brand case studies and best in class examples of how to navigate sustainable communication today.

Speakers:
  • ​Ailis Swords-McDonnell
Main themes:
  • SUSTAINABILITY
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Online
The Future of Sustainability

This session provides an overview of the top five key sustainability strategies we can expect to see over the next 2-3 years from a product development, materials and brand perspective.

Speakers:
  • Ailis Swords-McDonnell
Main themes:
  • SUSTAINABILITY
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Online
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:
  • Emanuela Prandelli
  • Isabelle Sakai
  • Maria Eugenia Errobidarte
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Steve Madden
Main themes:
  • CONSUMPTION
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Online
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:
  • Emanuela Mora
  • Maria Eugenia Errobidarte
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Walter Rodrigues
  • William Wong
Main themes:
  • CONSUMPTION
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Online
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:
  • Emanuela Mora
  • Lars Doemer
  • Maria Eugenia Errobidarte
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Simone Colombo
  • Steve Madden
Main themes:
  • SUSTAINABILITY
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Online
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:
  • Daniel Agis
  • Karin Zaghi
  • Maria Eugenia Errobidarte
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Steve Madden
Main themes:
  • RETAIL
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Online
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:
  • Andrey Golub
  • Gian Paolo Delli Ponti
  • Karin Zaghi
  • Maria Eugenia Errobidarte
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
Main themes:
  • DIGITAL
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Online
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
  • Matteo Pasca
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Sergio Dulio
Main themes:
  • PRODUCTION
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Online
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:
  • Alberto Mattiello
  • Guido Polcan
  • Matteo Pasca
  • Roberto Vago
  • Sebastiano Zanolli
  • Steve Madden
Main themes:
  • PRODUCTION
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March 25, 2021

Online
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.


March 11, 2021

Online
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.


March 4, 2021

Online
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.


February 11, 2021

Online
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.  


January 28, 2021

Online
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.


January 16, 2021

Online
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.

FSpeakersF
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


November 10, 2020

Online
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.


September 29, 2020

Online
2020 RETAIL UPDATE, NEW FORMATS & SPACES

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


July 22 2020

Online
THE COVID STORM: FROM DIFFICULTIES TO RELAUNCH

An opportunity to join some of the most important players in the volume footwear, leather goods and accessory market to outline a framework of the overall situation, analyzing data and trends at the international level.