START-UP VILLAGE: NEXT TO DARE

The world’s best display of start-up innovation

This is your spot if you’re a start-up with retail and branding solutions or if you’re thinking of investing in innovation. Take advantage of our early bird rates now.

Early bird pricing available

THE AREA

It’s all about open innovation

Next is the place where start-ups have their say in the future of retail. Inspiring talks, interactive workshops and unique networking opportunities happen here.

Leading organizations sharing their expertise in this area:

KNOWLEDGE

Searching for inspiration?

START-UP STAGE

Our team of curators have selected the most relevant projects for our talks and round tables. Every hour we’ll debate a new topic influencing the future of retail.

WORKSHOPS

Our start-ups will deliver sessions to limited groups of 30 people, sharing their success stories and responding to visitors’ queries in detail.

Take part as a start-up

Learn about the different participation packages that we offer retail start-ups. More information

OUR TEAM

"It is a space plus a program, where start-ups will be the heroes"

Aleix Valls, (Head of start-ups at RBEWC), shares his vision for the design of the event.

PROGRAM

The innovation that grows your business

Take a walk around our Start-Up Village to discover what the innovators at the forefront of change have to show and say.

+ 35
Keynotes & Panels
+ 24
Pitches
+ 75
Start-ups
+ 30
Workshops

Keynote sessions

Start-up Stage

Inspirational talks

Start-up Stage

Panels

Start-up Stage

RBEWC Next Awards

Start-up Stage

Workshops

Start-up Stage

Corporate sessions

Start-up Stage

LET’S START THE TRANSFORMATION

Plus, 4 more zones to explore the retail of the future

CHALLENGE ACCEPTED: LET’S ANSWER RETAIL’S MOST BURNING QUESTIONS

How can personalization improve the digital experience?

Albin Johansson, CEO of Axel Arigato, Henry Rourke, Director of Hop Lun, and Mathias Klein, CEO of Orsay discuss their success stories and best practices to implement personalization in digital environments.