WGSN Futures ANZ 2016: The future of retail and digital marketing

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There are new innovations in store design, technology and digital marketing happening every day, which are constantly changing the way that shoppers interact with retailers and brands across the globe.

For those who want to stay at the top of their game, looking at key trends and knowing what’s coming next is essential, a matter of business survival in today’s market.

That’s why at WGSN we’ve crafted an event -WGSN presents WGSN Futures in Australia and New Zealand- to help your business tackle today’s trends and be digitally prepared for tomorrow.



What is the summit? An all-day event, focusing on new retail trends and with a strong product focus, for clear design direction in line with current catwalk and customer buying trends.

The panel? Industry leaders and WGSN trend experts:

Futures ANZ Speakers

  • Richard Morgen, Chief Commercial Officer Asia from Damco
  • Miguel Leone, CEO from Cinder Agency
  • Tony Brown, GM Brands from Specialty Fashion Group
  • Melanie Flintoft, Co-founder & Creative Director from Australian Fashion Labels
  • Simon West, Executive Director from Max Fashion

And WGSN expert Lorna Hall, who will present the Business Edit in the morning and Greer Hughes and Yianni Giovanoglou, who will present the Creative Edit in the afternoon.

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What are we talking about?

The Business Edit in the morning will be about the latest retail and digital marketing strategies impacting 2016 and will also include a panel discussion about the actionable advice re: fashion, e-commerce, logistics and marketing.

In the afternoon, the Creative Edit, has two options:

Womenswear, Girlswear, Footwear & accessories

and Menswear, Boyswear & Accessories.

The Creative Edit will be about the design direction in line with current catwalk and customer buying trends, and getting the right balance between newness and commerciality.

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A highly recommended event for the peers in the fashion and design industry!

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