A Conversation about the Future of Retail Tech – 28th April 2022

The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK in collaboration with TechItalia is delighted to invite you to join us at Istituto Marangoni for “A Conversation about the Future of Retail Tech” on 28th April at 5pm.

Due to the Covid crisis and the inevitable lack of contact between people, the way of shopping has changed both for the consumers and for the retailers.

Together with retail companies we will discuss how people now do their shopping and how the companies adapt to the inevitable world change.


5.00-5.30pm: Arrivals and networking.

5.30-5.45pm: Introduction from The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK and TechItalia

5.45-6.15pm: Conversation with Christian Layolle – Consultant Business Strategy and Sustainable Innovation and Stefano Galassi – Innovation Advisor for Fashion Circularity at Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership

6.15-7.30pm Companies presentations (Q&A)

7.30-8.00pm: Networking and refreshments

Moderator: Sennait Ghebreab, Programme Leader, Fashion Business

Companies presenting:

Agora World: https://agoraworld.co

Riccardo Basile, CoFounder & CEO: https://www.linkedin.com/in/riccardo-basile-4762236/

AGORA is the fastest growing video-based application dedicated to beauty. AGORA hopes to give all users a safe space to share their beauty, skincare and wellness tips and reviews via shoppable short videos.

LucaFaloni: https://lucafaloni.com

Luca Faloni, Founder: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lucafaloni/

Luca Faloni is a vertically integrated menswear brand established online in 2014. We deliver superior craftsmanship and create a true ‘Made in Italy’ proposition available directly to our clients worldwide.

NaturBeads: http://www.naturbeads.com

Giovanna Laudisio, CoFounder & CEO: https://www.linkedin.com/in/giovanna-laudisio-5665972/

Naturbeads Ltd is a start up working to scale up a manufacturing process for the continuous production of cellulose microbeads. Our cellulose microbeads are being tested in cosmetic and personal care products, paints and coating, adhesive, packaging and many other applications to replace polluting plastic microbeads. Naturbeads cellulose beads are 100% biodegradable and show the same performance of plastic microbeads.

VHF Digital: https://vhfdigital.com

Elisa Silvetri, CoFounder & Art Director: https://www.linkedin.com/in/elisa-silvestri-b9970758/Fabio Merche, CEO & Editor in Chief: https://www.linkedin.com/in/fabio-merche-00301542/

Where fashion blends in with the digital conversation of today.

RSVP by 26th April: csanfratello@italchamind.org.uk

Topics covered

  • retail tech
  • tech
  • retail
Istituto Marangoni, 30 Fashion St, London E1 6PX
Carolina Sanfratello