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2018 Retail & Luxury Goods Conference - Reinventing the Retail Value Chain

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Please join us for the 14th Annual Retail & Luxury Goods Conference, "Reinventing the Retail Value Chain" hosted by the Retail & Luxury Goods Club, a student club at Harvard Business School, on Saturday, February 24 - Sunday, February 25, 2018. We'll kick off the conference with an evening reception at the Sheraton Commander on Saturday at 5PM followed by a full day of programming on the Harvard Business School campus on Sunday.


This year’s theme is Reinventing the Retail Value Chain: From Founding to Investing, and will follow how luxury goods and retail companies are revolutionizing every step of the retail value chain, from FOUNDING to SUPPLYING, SELLING, CONSUMING, and INVESTING in luxury goods and retail companies.


The Conference presents a rare opportunity to learn from the most influential executives and network with top industry professionals.


This year's keynote speakers are:

  • Jyothi Rao (President, Intermix)

  • Marc Rey (President and CEO, Shiseido Americas)

  • Matt Rubel (Former CEO of Cole Haan, Former CEO of Collective Brands)


We are also excited to announce our panelists this year:


Founder’s Roundtable

  • Ryan and Adam Goldston (Founders, APL)

  • Carl Cunow (Founder, Onia)

  • Helen Lo (Founder, Lo & Sons)

  • Patrick Herning and Kathryn Retzer (Founders, 11 Honoré)

  • Vienne Cheung (Founder, VienneMilano)


SELL: Disruptive Selling Models

  • Maile Pacheco (Founder, BeGlammed)

  • Lee Lenox (Director of Wholesale, Harry’s)

  • Jeffery Fowler (President, Farfetch North America)

  • Jomarie Sanfilippo (Former Director of Drop Ship, Hudson's Bay Company)


CONSUME: Understanding the Modern Consumer

  • Zameer Kassam (CEO and Chief Designer, Zameer Kassam Fine Jewelry)

  • Anddria Clack-Rogers Varnado (VP, Head of Strategy and Business Development, Williams-Sonoma)

  • Gina Capaz (VP, Business Intelligence, Moet-Hennessy)

  • Sarah Joyce (GM, Gilt, Saksoff5th.com)

  • Kerry O’Brien (Founder, Commando)


SUPPLY: Innovation in the Retail Supply Chain

  • Cheryl Kaplan (Founder/CEO, M.Gemi)

  • Nicolas Huchet (SVP, Supply Chain and Logistics, Louis Vuitton Americas)

  • José P. Chan (VP, Business Development, Celect)


INVEST: Investing in Retail/Luxury Companies

  • Samantha David (COO, WS Development)

  • Adrianne Shapira (Managing Director, Eurazeo Brands)

  • Andrew Ferrer (Principal, General Atlantic)


Please check our website for updates: https://www.therlgc.com/conference

In addition, we have a number of incredible sponsors who are sponsoring the RLGC Conference! Sponsors include LVMH, Shiseido, Intermix, Lilly Pulitzer, Honest Company, S'well, Blank Label, Journelle, commando, among many others - the full list is on our website: https://www.therlgc.com/our-sponsors-c1d3l Do not miss out on our goodie bags - retail value ~$700!



In partnership with the Women's Student Association: for attendees attending both the Women's Student Association Conference and the Retail & Luxury Goods Conference, please use discount code wsarlgc10 for $10 off your ticket! (We will cross-check attendees)

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