Conferences & Workshops

Who's Next and Premiere Classe trade shows organise conferences and workshops for retailers and brands.
These different meeting formats are an essential source of information regarding new trends and the fashion market.
Badge holders have free access to all the conferences and workshops, no reservation needed.

Conferences program
Workshops program
Opening party

Conferences

All the conferences are in French, translated simultaneously in English.

Friday
September 8, 2017

10.30am to 11.30pm

#Trends: Spring/Summer 18

Vanessa Causse - Trend Union

11.30am to 12.15pm

#Business: Young designers: The keys for distribution

Elisabeth Cazorla - Ready-to-Wear Sales Director, Galeries Lafayette and BHV
Arnaud Burgot - Chief Operating Officer, Ulule
Géraldine Florin - Director of Partnerships and Events, WSN Developpement

12.15pm to 1pm

TBA

2pm to 2.45pm

#Success Story: French and international select shops

Massimiliano Giannelli - Founder, Societe Anonyme
Olivier Amsellem - Co-founder, Jogging
Moderator: Shamin Vogel - WeAr Magazine

2.45pm to 3.30pm

#Business: Instagram, from inspiration to action

Julie Pellet - Brand Development Lead, Instagram
Soléna Bertin - Digital Marketing & Communication Manager, Undiz
Youssouf Fofana - Founder, Maison Château Rouge
Séverin Bonnichon - Founder, Cuisse de Grenouille

3.30pm to 4.15pm

#Success Story: From blogger to entrepreneur

Pauline d'Hueppe-Haranger - General Director, Elsa Muse
Elsa Muse - Founder, Elsa Muse
Caroline Halipré - Head of Digital Communication, Petit Bateau
Moderator: Sephora Talmud - 360° Communications Manager, WSN Developpement

4.15pm to 5pm

#Innovation: Connected objects: an opportunity for accessories

Liz Salcedo - CEO, Everpurse
Laurent Marchou - Open Innovation Director, IoT & Robotic, Orange
Edith Petit - Founder, Tintamar
Liz Bacelar - Founder, The Current
Moderator: Danièle Clutier - IFM

5pm to 5.45pm

#Innovation: How digital can be used to re-enchant your store?

Introduction by: Maxime Coupez - Project Manager, FaberNovel
With: Samuel Burlac - Business Developer, Smart Pixels
Tudor Gheorghiu - Co-founder, AskAnna
Hervé Sergeant - Co-founder, IVS
Ismaël Ould - CEO, Wynd
Moderator: Jon Lipfeld - Digital Director, WSN Developpement

6pm to 7.30pm

Fashion Solutions Networking

Networking room, Hall 3, in front of the conferences room

Saturday
September 9, 2017

10.30am to 11.30pm

#Trends: Spring/Summer 18

Vanessa Causse - Trend Union

11.30am to 12.15pm

#Trends: Overview of retail innovation

Christian Kunz - Head of Corporate Development, Lafayette Plug and Play

12.15pm to 1pm

#Trends: Responsible brands

Sébastien Kopp - Founder, Veja
Laura Brown - Founder, Ethipop
Nayla Ajaltouni - Coordinator, Ethique sur l’étiquette
Marie Sabot - Director, We Love Green
Isabelle Quéhé - Founder, Universal love
Moderator: Fabrice Jonas - Founder, ModeLab

2pm to 2.45pm

#Success Story: Heritage Brands

Yoann le Creurer - Creative Director, Chevignon
Moderator: Fabrice Jonas - Founder, ModeLab

2.45pm to 3.15pm

#Trends: Man

Jérôme Bloch - Creative Director & Fashion Consultant

3.15pm to 4pm

#Trends: New man / New rules

Uriel Karsenti - Founder, Maison Standard
Moderator: Eric Briones - Director of Strategic Planning, Publicis EtNous & Darkplanneur

4pm to 5pm

#Business: How to work with influencers?

Modérateur : Sébastien Bouillet - Fondateur, Influence4You
Organisé en partenariat avec Influence4You

5pm to 5.45pm

Influencers Meetup

Networking room, Hall 3, in front of the conferences room
In partnership with Influence4You
Moderator: Sébastien Bouillet, Founder, Influence4You

Sunday
September 10, 2017

10.30am to 11.30pm

#Trends: Spring/Summer 18

Vanessa Causse - Trend Union

11.30am to 12pm

#Innovation: Google and Fashion

Alicia Birr - Senior Strategic Planner Luxury & Fashion, Google France

12pm to 1pm

#Business: The (R)evolution of Wholesale

A study of the FFPAPF by Roland Berger
With: François-Marie Grau - General Delegate, FFPAPF
Patrick Aboukrat - Owner, Aboudabibazar
Emmanuelle and Olivier Axer - Directors, Série Noire & Maisons de Mode
Jean-Marc André - Head of Marketing & Communication, WSN Developpement
Catherine Mac Garry - CEO, Brand Office 360
Moderator: Gaëlle de la Fosse - Partner, Roland Berger

2pm to 2.45pm

#Success Story: Independent retailers

Sophie Lariche - Founder, Solado
Moderator: Annick Jéhanne - Founder, Hubmode
In partnership with FNH

2.45pm to 3.30pm

#Trends: Accessory trends S/S 18

Alexandra Van Houtte - Founder, TagWalk

3.30pm to 5pm

TBA

Monday
September 11, 2017

10.30am to 11.30pm

#Trends: Spring/Summer 18

Vanessa Causse - Trend Union

11.30am to 12.15pm

#Innovation: Chatbots, retail and e-commerce: understanding the revolution of customer service

Lara Rouyres - Co-founder, Selectionnist
Thomas Sabatier - Founder, The Chatbot Factory
Moderator: Nastasia Hadjadji - L'ADN

12.15pm to 1pm

#Innovation: New industrial processes

Nelly Rodi - R3iLab
Guillaume Gibault - CEO, Le Slip Français
Moderator: Gilles Muller - Founder, Re-Active

2pm to 2.45pm

#Success Story: Retailers and e-commerce best practices

Jessica Delpirou - Director France, Made
Raphaële Four - Founder, Girls in Paris
Geoffrey Bruyère - Co-Founder, Bonne Gueule

2.45pm to 3.30pm

#Business: The French fashion market

Danièle Clutier - IFM

3.30pm to 4.15pm

#Business: Digitalization of brands and e-commerce

Workshops

Workshop program of the Fashion Solutions Experts and exhibitors.

Friday
September 8, 2017

Lydia Harroch

11am to 12pm — Workshop room 1

Customer experience: how can I bring it to the heart of my brand identity?

Lydia Harroch, Store image and customer experience expert

11am to 12pm — Workshop room 2

Introduction to Google for fashion brands and retailers

Alicia Birr, Google France

Steeve Lambert

12pm to 1pm — Workshop room 1

The challenges of e-commerce in better decision-making

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

12pm to 1pm — Workshop room 2

How to self-manage your influence marketing campaigns

Sébastien Bouillet, Influence4You

Juan-Manuel Torralbo

1pm to 2pm — Workshop room 1

How to launch or relaunch your "phygital" store when facing against the omni-channel fashion giants

Juan-Manuel Torralbo, (Future) retailer & retail places global strategy and multi size expansion expert

Thierry Bayle

2pm to 3pm — Workshop room 1

How to better manage your buying and increase your gross profit?

Thierry Bayle, Purchasing and merchandising performance expert

Steeve Lambert

3pm to 4pm — Workshop room 1

Unite your e-customers: Facebook and Instagram, your best window-displays

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

3pm to 4pm - Workshop room 2

How can we introduce technology into fashion products?

Fabrice Jonas, Modelab

4pm to 5pm - Workshop room 2

The habits you get into in order to protect and defend your Intellectual Property rights

By the Hoffman law firm

Saturday
September 9, 2017

Lydia Harroch

11am to 12pm — Workshop room 1

Customer experience: how can I bring it to the heart of my brand identity?

Lydia Harroch, Store image and customer experience expert

11am to 12pm - Workshop room 2

Analysis of the customer journey through a shop

Caroline David, IVS

Steeve Lambert

12pm to 1pm — Workshop room 1

The challenges of e-commerce in better decision-making

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

Juan-Manuel Torralbo

1pm to 2pm — Workshop room 1

How to launch or relaunch your "phygital" store when facing against the omni-channel fashion giants

Juan-Manuel Torralbo, (Future) retailer & retail places global strategy and multi size expansion expert

Thierry Bayle

2pm to 3pm — Workshop room 1

How to better manage your buying and increase your gross profit?

Thierry Bayle, Purchasing and merchandising performance expert

2pm to 3pm - Workshop room 2

How to make your shop omni-channel

Coocooshop (in English)

Steeve Lambert

3pm to 4pm — Workshop room 1

Unite your e-customers: Facebook and Instagram, your best window-displays

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

5pm to 6pm - Workshop room 2

Una gestion eficaz de los cobros en el mercado internacional

Olivier Arrighi, Fidancia SL (in Spanish)

Sunday
September 10, 2017

10am to 11am - Workshop room 2

The 7 levers of influence marketing

Sébastien Bouilet, Influence4You

Lydia Harroch

11am to 12pm — Workshop room 1

Customer experience: how can I bring it to the heart of my brand identity?

Lydia Harroch, Store image and customer experience expert

Steeve Lambert

12pm to 1pm — Workshop room 1

The challenges of e-commerce in better decision-making

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

12pm to 1pm - Workshop room 2

How to optimise your international presence

Olivier Arrighi, Fidancia SL

Juan-Manuel Torralbo

1pm to 2pm — Workshop room 1

How to launch or relaunch your "phygital" store when facing against the omni-channel fashion giants

Juan-Manuel Torralbo, (Future) retailer & retail places global strategy and multi size expansion expert

1pm to 2pm - Workshop room 2

Introduction to YouTube for fashion brands and retailers

Alicia Birr, Google France

Thierry Bayle

2pm to 3pm — Workshop room 1

How to better manage your buying and increase your gross profit?

Thierry Bayle, Purchasing and merchandising performance expert

2pm to 3pm - Workshop room 2

How to integrate sensory marketing into merchandising?

Alice Malléjac, MAW

Steeve Lambert

3pm to 4pm — Workshop room 1

Unite your e-customers: Facebook and Instagram, your best window-displays

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

Monday
September 11, 2017

10am to 11am - Workshop room 2

The impact of the legal reform on distribution agreements (franchises, permits, commercial agencies...)

By the Hoffman law firm

Lydia Harroch

11am to 12pm — Workshop room 1

Customer experience: how can I bring it to the heart of my brand identity?

Lydia Harroch, Store image and customer experience expert

11am to 12pm - Workshop room 2

How to benefit from your tax credit

Led by CCI

Steeve Lambert

12pm to 1pm — Workshop room 1

The challenges of e-commerce in better decision-making

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

12pm to 1pm - Workshop room 2

Making use of smells and scents in your shop: the possibilities and outcomes

Alice Malléjac, MAW

Juan-Manuel Torralbo

1pm to 2pm — Workshop room 1

How to launch or relaunch your "phygital" store when facing against the omni-channel fashion giants

Juan-Manuel Torralbo, (Future) retailer & retail places global strategy and multi size expansion expert

Thierry Bayle

2pm to 3pm — Workshop room 1

How to better manage your buying and increase your gross profit?

Thierry Bayle, Purchasing and merchandising performance expert

Steeve Lambert

3pm to 4pm — Workshop room 1

Unite your e-customers: Facebook and Instagram, your best window-displays

Steeve Lambert, Digital strategies and fashion e-commerce expert

Opening party

Friday, September 8th from 6.30pm to 10.30pm — Outside area

Who's Next & Premiere Classe invite you to the #PositiveCommunity opening party!

6.30pm - 7.45pm: DJ Soulist (DJ set)
8pm - 8.45pm: ELBI (Live)
9pm - 10.30pm: DJ Soulist (DJ set)