RICS European Retail Conference_Milano_6 febbraio 2018

Il 6 febbraio 2018 (8.15-17:00) si terrà a Milano, presso l’hotel Melià l’annuale European Retail Conference dal titolo “The evolving retail experience: the changing customer demands”  organizzata da RICS in associazione con CNCC. A questo evento prenderanno parte Mario Paris e Giorgio Limonta, membri del Laboratorio Urb&Com.

Mario Paris interverrà in qualità di rappresentante nel panel coordinato da Adolfo Suarez (Lombardini22). Insieme a loro,  una serie di esperti che dibatteranno sul ruolo del commercio come elemento di rigenerazione urbana e driver di innovazione ed attrattività nella città e nel territorio:

Panel: More malls going green

Description: Sustainability is playing an increasingly important role when considering the design of new buildings. Discover what other factors that are being considered to ensure development schemes become more attractive to consumers.


Adolfo Suarez, Lombardini22

Romain Molho-Lavignie, Unibail-Rodamco

Leonardo Cavalli, One Works

Alan Muse, RICS

Mario Paris, Urb&Com Lab – Politecnico of Milano

Maggiori informazioni riguardo all’evento, ai temi trattati e alle modalità di partecipazione sono disponibili al sito ufficiale, del quale a continuazione riportiamo un estratto.

RICS European Retail Conference
Conference Milano, Hotel Melia, 6 Feb 2018

The evolving retail experience: the changing customer demands

The European Retail Conference insights into the key industry developments including: retail and investment trends, digital disruption, life cycle of a shopping destinations, new shopping experience and consumer demands.

The event will take place in Milan on the 6 February 2018. It will provide all real estate and construction practitioners interested in the retail sector with a comprehensive overview on matters ranging from valuation to technology, from legislation to investment, from new trends to design and sustainability.

An exclusive event aimed at key players across the European market, the conference provided a forum to debate the biggest issues and trends that will shape the future of a rapidly changing retail sector.

RICS will be operating a complimentary site visit for delegates on Monday 5 Feb 2018 to two key retail industry locations, Il Centro and City Life Shopping District.


2018 Conference Agenda

8:15 Registration and refreshments

9:00 Welcome address

9:10 Chair’s opening comments
The evolving customer experience: changing customer demands digital disruption
e-commerce and logistic
The sharing economy
Life cycle
New formats investment market

9:45 Retail trends across European cities: the investment market
The European investment market: capital markets, investment flows, liquidity/illiquidity
Investment when and where?
What cities are becoming the hotspots for investment?
REAB: real estate agency brokerage
Financing of retail estate developments

Moderator: Javier Kindelan – CEO Valuation Advisory EMEA & Vice President, CBRE Spain
Michele Monterosso – Managing Director, ING

10:45 Networking refreshment break

11:15 Life cycle of a shopping destination
Which new location? Factors you must consider: demographics, catchment, pipeline
Development: new schemes, format and size
Property, asset management and repositioning on the market
Urban redevelopment

Moderator: Pietro Malaspina – Senior Advisor, Aedes Siiq Group
Pedro Garcia Carro – Business Development Director, Neinver
Andrea Ometto – Asset and Finance Manager, Sonae Sierra
Riccardo Marini – Founder, Marini Urbanismo

12:10 New formats and shopping experience
What shoppers want from their retail experience
How food and beverage, entertainment and leisure mix impact on retail
Grocery market: format hybridization, fresh vs. canned food, zero kilometer/organic products
Travel retail as an emerging sector

Moderator: Darren Yates – Head of EMEA Retail Research & Insight, Cushman & Wakefield
Dino Gandolfi – Managind Director, Carrefour Property
Francesco Ioppi, Real Estate Manager, Finiper
Sébastien De Rose – Chief Operating Officer, Grandi Stazioni Retail

13:00 Networking lunch

14:00 Design and sustainability
The role of architecture in making development schemes more attractive
Construction and trends: BIM, 3D printing…
Urban regeneration and mixed use
How to ensure sites are sustainable: green building

Moderator: Adolfo Suarez – Partner, Lombardini22
Leonardo Cavalli – Managing Partner, One Works
Alan Muse – Global Built Environment Group Standards Director, RICS
Mario Paris – URB&COM Lab. – Politecnico of Milano
Romain Molho-Lavignie – Deputy Director of Development, Unibail-Rodamco

14:50 Digital disruption: new technologies and retail innovation
Millennials: what do they want from an instore experience
Omni Channel: bricks mortar vs. e-commerce, click & collect
Customer Experiences and expected impact on ‘physical’ retail
Big Data and new technologies for retail industry

Moderator: Luca Pellegrini – President, Trade Lab
Daniel Parr – Vice President, CACI
Monica Gagliardi – Social Director, OVS Group

15:40 Networking refreshment break

16:00 Regulation, accounting, fiscal and legal trends
European regulation, liberalization and their impact on retail real estate market
IFRS 16 – the new era of lease accounting
Real estate vehicles and fiscal treatments among the European countries
The evolution of lease agreements: towards new forms of flexibility
RICS Italy Guidance on valuation of shopping centres

Moderator: Olaf Schmidt – Partner, DLA Piper
Renato Cavalli – Prassicoop & Vice President CNCC
Ben Elder – Global Valuation Standards Director, RICS
Luca Lucaroni – Director, Eurocommercial Properties
Giulia Comparini – Partner, Cocuzza & Associati
Savino Natalicchio – Director, Duff & Phelps and Chair RICS Retail WG

16:50 Chair’s closing remarks

17:00 Conference close

Monday 5 Feb 2018 – site visits

14:00 – departure from Hotel Melia to Il Centro
16:00 – departure from Il Centro to City Life Shopping District
18:00 – site visit concludes, guests to make their own way back to hotel

Posted in News, Seminari, Urb&Com and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , .