Program of Retail Summit 2021

April 26 – 28, 2021 Prague Congress Centre
MONDAY 26th April 2021

Eve of the Event

1400 – 1700

Quant - Retail Management Workshop


Do you still deal separately with planograms, management of price tags, automatic orders, category management or communication with stores? Today, you can combine all retail management into a functional ecosystem and gain an attractive competitive advantage. Examples of successful Czech and Slovak retailers show how they can operate within one software system and what it brings.

1700 – 2100

Get – together: Space for networking

1900

CEO Dinner (just for invited guests)

TUESDAY 27th April 2021

First day of RETAIL SUMMIT

0800 – 0900

Registration of participants

0900 – 1100

A. MARKET SITUATION AND PROSPECTS IN THE CONTEXT OF RAPID CHANGES

Chair: Martin Veselovský, Moderator, DVTV
Winners and losers of an unexpected revolution
Tomáš Prouza, President, SOCR ČR
Effects of the corona crisis on the economy and society
Helena Horská, Chief Economist, Raiffeissenbank
BC & AC: Parallels from history as inspiration to kick-start changes
Martin Tesař, Partner, Deloitte
Consumers: What changes in their behaviour and what remains
Karel Týra, CEO, Nielsen
What drives and motivate the czech shopper?
Nicole Hanisch, Member of the Board, Rheingold Institute Köln Manfred Litschka, Regional Sales Director, TCC Global

New opportunities for digital retail
Retailers´discussion panel (composition will be specified)

1100 – 1130

Coffee / tea break

1130 – 1330

B. WHAT WILL MOVE US FORWARD FROM WHAT WE LEARNED IN THE CRISIS?

Chair: Martin Veselovský, Moderator, DVTV
Kaufland in new reality
Klára Beňačková, CFO, Kaufland Czech Republic Martin Piterák, COO, Kaufland Czech Republic
How we started brewing a better future during the crisis
Pavlína Kalousová, Corporate Affairs and Communication Director, Plzeňský Prazdroj
Technology in retail? Finally in full commitment!
Speaker in negotiation
Use of payment data in the marketing mix of retailers
Ondřej Knot, CEO, Dateio Martin Kobza, Head of Digital, Erste Group

Miroslav Lukeš, generální ředitel pro Českou republiku, Rakousko a Slovensko, Mastercard Europe
Introduction to the Retailer of the Year competition in the category: „Innovation of the Year – new retail reality“
Michal Čarný, Managing Director for Czech Republic and Slovakia, Mastercard

Presentation show of 3 projects nominated for this award


Participants will vote on the winner of the categoryImage conclusion


Presentation of the three finalists:

Innovation for rural trade: E-COOP and COOP Box
Lukáš Němčík, Head of Marketing and Business Development, COOP Centrum
Innovations of Rohlík in 2020
Tomáš Čupr, CEO, Rohlík
Innovative cooperation of competitors for better customer service
Stefan Hoppe, CEO, Kaufland Tomáš Jeřábek, CEO, Košík

1330 – 1430

Business lunch

1430 – 1615

C. „IT´S GOING TO WORK!“

Chair: Pavla Cihlářová, CEO, GS1 Czech Republic
Pandemic, Customers, Retailers – We need to move ahead in the changed world of retail
Patrik Dojčinovič, Managing Director, Member of the Board of Directors of Tesco Stores Czech Republic
How to succeed through innovation (interview)
Ondřej Sochor, Managing Director, Swiss Aqua Technologies (Siko)
AI based people counting: solutions for the future, not just for the time of covid
Anne Wyder, Managing Director Retail, Xovis Michal Tomčík, Co Founder, Pygmalios
Leaders are born in difficult times
Milan Drozen and Jan Coufal, Founders, Czech Promotion and Bikero
Sconto: How to make Phoenix from Dinosaur?
Petr Rohan, Ecommerce Director, Sconto CR/SK Matěj Kapošváry, Sales & Marketing Director, Shopsys
How to survive a crisis through values
Petr Hulec, CEO, Bushman

1615 – 1645

Coffee / tea break

1645 – 1830

D. PARALLEL PROGRAM SESSIONS

Choose the program section that suits you the best (just one parallel section per person).
2000 – 2300

Gala evening

SPECIAL GUEST: XINDL X!ANNOUNCEMENT OF AWARDS MASTERCARD RETAILER OF THE YEAR 2020 AND O2 DIGITAL RETAILER 2020
Lucie Výborná

The evening program is guided by

Lucie Výborná, moderator of the Czech Radio