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Connect GLOBAL 2021

Connect GLOBAL 2021

Buyer Connections + Education + Networking
Virtual Education Series

Connect GLOBAL is tailored to address the needs of housewares suppliers looking to learn more about the home and housewares industry across many global markets. A variety of global retailers, distributors and market experts presenting information on the industry from the perspectives of their markets, paired with networking opportunities will provide attendees a better understanding of the global home and housewares arena.


2020 Sessions

09/22/2020

IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Morning Session — 10:00 AM (CDT)

Key Market updates: Spain, UK, France, Italy and Germany

  • Part 1: Key Market Updates: Spain / Presenter: Gabriel Soler, Co-Founder, Yestis
  • Part 2: IHA Offices & Representatives from UK, France, Italy, Spain, Germany

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IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Afternoon Session — 2:00 PM (CDT)

Key Retailer Updates: LATAM

  • Part 1: Key Retailer Update: Sodimac — LATAM / Presenter: Patricia Barreiro, GMM Home Décor, Sodimac
  • Part 2: Key Retailer Update: EPA — Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala & Venezuela / Presenter: Juan Francisco Espana, Director, EPA

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09/23/2020

IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Morning Session — 10:00 AM (CDT)

Key Retailer Updates: Canada & India

  • Part 1: Key Retailer Update: Canadian Tire — Canada / Presenter: Douglas Young, Vice President, Merchandising — Living Division, Canadian Tire
  • Part 2: Key Retailer Update: Amazon India — India / Presenters: Santanu Debroy, Sr. Manager, BD & AM - Other Hardlines, Amazon India Marketplace Business and Sidram Kaudaki, Business Development Manager, International Sourcing, Amazon India

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IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Afternoon Session — 2:00 PM (CDT)

Key Market Updates: Costa Rica, Australia & Taiwan / Strategic Problem Solving

  • Part 1: Key Market Update: Costa Rica / Presenter: Vanessa Sadi, GM, La Cucina Ideal
  • Part 2: Key Market Updates: IHA Representatives from Australia & Taiwan
  • Part 3: Strategic Problem Solving — Small Group Networking with Industry Peers

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09/24/2020

IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Morning Session — 10:00 AM (CDT)

Key Market Updates: Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Colombia, India

  • Part 1: Key Market Update: Canada / Presenter: Brigitte Roy, President, Danesco
  • Part 2: Key Market Updates: IHA Offices & Representatives from Mexico, Brazil, Colombia and India

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IBC Global Forum - Session 1
Afternoon Session — 2:00 PM (CDT)

Strategic Problem Solving

  • Part 1: Strategic Problem Solving — Small Group Networking with Industry Peers
  • Part 2: Thank You & Farewell

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Questions? Contact Lori Szudarek