The Agenda |  17 - 19 May 2021

Day One

17 May 2021

9:30AM - 11:30AM
Delegate Registration

Delegates arrive at the hotel to register and check in ahead of the afternoon formalities. 

11:30AM - 1:30PM
Retailers Only Lunch

As part of the retailer constituency, this initial launch is designed to 'feed' a collaborative atmosphere from the onset of the summit.

12:00PM - 1:30PM
Networkers-Only Light Lunch

Light lunch is provided for all networkers. Learn how to make the most your time at iMedia and ensure all meetings are scheduled in for Business Connect.

1:30PM - 2:15PM
Free Time

Delegates can use this time to refresh, check-in with work and explore the surroundings. 

2:15PM - 2:30PM
2:30PM - 3:00PM
3:00PM - 5:15PM
5:15PM - 6:00PM
Free Time

Delegates can use this time to refresh, check-in with work and explore the surroundings. 

6:00PM - 6:30PM
Pre-Dinner Drinks

Network and mingle with delegates of the event ahead of the official opening remarks and welcome dinner. 

6:45PM - 7:20PM
Opening International Keynote

Drew Green is an award-winning entrepreneur and expert in managing high-growth companies. Previously recognized as a Top 40 Under 40 and CEO of the Year, Drew has been acknowledged throughout his career. In 2017, he was awarded the Innovation in Retail award by the University of Alberta. In 2018 he was an EY Pacific Entrepreneur of the Year category winner and Chain Store Age Breakout Retailer of the Year. At INDOCHINO, through a commitment to an experience-based omnichannel commerce strategy, Drew has built one of the world's fastest growing apparel brands.

CEO, President, Director
7:30PM - 10:00PM
Opening Dinner

Day Two

18 May 2021

7:30AM - 8:25AM
8:25AM - 8:30AM
MC Opening
8:30AM - 9:05AM
International Opening Keynote
Nicola Clement
9:05AM - 9:40AM
9:40AM - 10:05AM
10:05AM - 10:15AM
10:15AM - 10:45AM
10:45AM - 11:10AM
Break-out Session 1



11:15AM - 11:40AM
Break-out Session 2
11:45AM - 12:10PM
12:15PM - 12:50PM
1:30PM - 5:00PM
Lake Taupo Boat Cruise

Relax on a 2 ½ hour scenic cruise on Lake Taupo on the Cruise Cat, enjoying cruising the bays of Lake Taupo, taking in the stunning scenery of this magical caldera. You will have the opportunity of fishing or claybird shooting. Drinks and light food provided for the duration of the cruise.

5:00PM - 6:30PM
Free Time
6:30PM - 10:00PM
Gala Dinner

Day Three

19 May 2021

8:00AM - 8:45AM
8:45AM - 8:55AM
MC Opening Remarks
8:55AM - 9:30AM
MD & Founder
Retail X
9:30AM - 10:05AM
10:05AM - 10:40AM
Client Led Round Tables

A crowd favourite, client led round tables see leading Australia retailers moderate discussions of discovery and collaboration around their table's assigned topic. This session is a great opportunity to compare notes on mutural pain points ans share success stories.

10:40AM - 11:10AM
11:10AM - 11:35AM
Break-out Session 1
11:40AM - 12:15PM
Steve Sammartino
12:15PM - 12:30PM
Closing Remarks/Prize
12:30PM - 1:30PM
Close the Loop Lunch

The final lunch is designed to satiate any final questions and close the loop on the summit.