Inspiring speaker line-up announced for the most prestigious retailing conference in Ireland.
As excitement builds for the biggest retail event of the year, we are thrilled to be able to announce the range of spectacular speakers for the annual Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit hosted by Ivan Yates, broadcaster and well-known pundit. This year the theme is ‘Going for Growth in Convenience’ bringing pioneering ideas and practises from around the world that can be applied to businesses across Ireland. Tickets are expected to sell out fast so reserve your place at the event taking place September 19, 2018, at Clayton Hotel on Burlington Road.
Heading up 2018’s line-up is Jacob Schram, group president for Circle K in Europe. Following the launch of Circle K in Ireland, this Norwegian entrepreneur is an expert in the Irish and wider European markets. Having recently published a book titled ‘The Essence of Business’, Jacob will be discussing his exciting approach to leadership designed to help leaders at any level grow their enterprise. The first 250 delegates to book a ticket to the Summit will receive a copy of Jacob’s book which he will personally sign on the day.
Jacob will be joined by executive chairman at Behaviour and Attitudes, Ian McShane who will be exclusively revealing the findings of a survey on current and future retail trends especially commissioned for Ireland’s Convenience Retailer Summit.
Chanelle, Lady McCoy, one of the most notorious female entrepreneurs in Ireland, will be there on the day to talk delegates through the importance of turning challenges into opportunities. With a varied career in the pharmaceutical industry, McCoy will bring an inspiring take on building a business locally and globally.
One to watch, Mark Wohltman, director in Europe for NACS is a font of all knowledge for anything to do with the convenience industry. With his vast experience of advancing the convenience and fuel sectors, he is a motivational addition to the speaker line-up.
Delegates will be treated to some thought-provoking entertainment from hypnotist and brain hacker Keith Barry who will use unconventional methods to show those in the sector how they can unlock their potential to grow their business to even greater heights.
As head of digital at Accenture, Vicky Godolphin will be on hand to give leaders the tools to move their business on in the crucial world of digital. Offering unparalleled insight into delivering more efficient digital services – this is a presentation you won’t want to miss.
Former vice president of business development for Reitan Convenience, Magnar Møkkelgård will also be taking to the stage to impart his knowledge of operating in a buoyant Scandinavian market. Having assisted in expanding Reitan Convenience to an international level, Møkkelgård will offer unprecedented insight into getting the basics of convenience right in order to facilitate sector dominance.
Don’t miss out on your chance to see this spectacular line-up of inspirational speakers live by booking today. Remember the first 250 delegates to reserve a space will receive a copy of the highly praised ‘The Essence of Business’, written by key note speaker Jacob Schram. Click here to book today.