International Retail Summit

The International Retail Summit is one of the international community’s leading strategy platforms for decision-makers and thought leaders in the retail and consumer goods industries. Participants are decision-makers from retail and related industries, entrepreneurs, academia and journalists from Swiss and European quality media.

250 Participants
75 % Executives
16 Speakers
Upcoming event
International Retail Summit 2019

69th International Retail Summit

More Retailing, Less Retailers: New Purpose In a New Ecosystem

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Previous conferences

68. Internationale Handelstagung

68th International Retail Summit

Welcome to the New Age of Retail!

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IHT 67

67th International Retail Summit

SOLD OUT – Radical Customer Centricity: Why Retail Is All About Service

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Advisory Board

Simonetta Carbonaro

Expert on consumer psychology, strategic marketing and design management. Carbonaro carries out research on consumer ethics and behaviour and provides forecasts for the consumer culture. She is a professor at Borås University (SWE) and a partner at the REAL_ISE consultancy (GER).

Caroline Drucker

Strategic Partner Development Europe, Middle East and Africa at Instagram in London. Previously, she made a name for herself as Country Manager of Etsy in Germany, the e-commerce website founded in 2005.

Mariann Wenckheim

Partner and board member of 20.20, a strategic design consultancy for the retail and leisure industries.

Ernst Dieter Berninghaus

Chairman of SIGNA Group, Austrias biggest private real estate company. Until 2016, Berninghaus was Head of the Trade Department and member of the Executive Board of the Federation of Migros Cooperatives (MGB).

Bertrand Jungo

Chief Executive Officer of Swiss company Admeira. Until 2017 Jungo was CEO of the Swiss department store chain Manor. After graduating in business management at Fribourg, the passionate retailer occupied positions from assistant right up to director.