Oracle Retail Industry Forum

September 26-28 2022

Palácio Estoril Hotel | Lisbon, Portugal

Oracle Retail Industry Forum is by far our favourite event, and this year, we are back in person!
Join us at The Palacio Estoril Hotel, one of the most emblematic and glamorous hotels in Portugal, located on the Lisbon Coast, close to the town of Cascais. Engage with your retail peers, industry leaders, and Oracle Retail executives at this invitation-only event that delivers thought-provoking content, nurtures connections and celebrates comradery.

This exclusive forum will connect you with brands from across Europe, exchange learnings, best practices, and innovative ideas about the future of Modern Retail.

Why Attend?

  • 100% retail focused
  • Customer delivered presentations
  • Lightning sessions highlighting innovation within the Platform for Modern Retail
  • Access to Oracle Retail subject matter experts, partner community and executive team


Times shown in

Registration Opens

Register and collect your conference badge

Welcome Reception & Dinner

Join us at the Palacio Estoril Hotel to mix and mingle with the retail community. Relax during dinner while enjoying the alluring view of the gardens and pool

Networking Breakfast

The Power of the Platform and Unveiling the Global Consumer Research

  • Mike Webster,

    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oracle Retail

A Journey to the Cloud with iconic South African Retailer, Cape Union Mart

We will check in with Grant and Raj to learn how the retailer successfully transformed its IT landscape by embracing the cloud. Cape Union fueled growth across all sales channels with better inventory visibility and more sophisticated merchandise assortments that keep shoppers coming back for more.

  • Grant De Waal-Dubla,

    Group IT Executive, Cape Union Mart

  • Raj Jain,

    Enterprise Application Manager, Cape Union Mart

  • Moderator: Antony Wildey,

    Vice President, Global Sales Consulting, Oracle Retail

Extending the Platform

  • Joao Lopes,

    Global Vice President, Customer Value, Oracle Retail

  • Rachel Henwood,

    Global Senior Solution Consulting Director, Oracle Retail

Networking Break

Prada Group: Enhanced in-store customer experience with Oracle Cloud

Beginning in 2019, the Prada Group started a strong collaboration with Oracle as part of a significant digital transformation to boost operational efficiency and effectiveness throughout the Group's core retail network processes. Hear from Cristiano Agostini about how the Prada Group implemented an integrated suite of Oracle cloud applications to offer a personalized and unique shopping experience to their global customer base.

  • Cristiano Agostini,

    IT Director, Prada Group

  • Moderator: Mike Webster,

    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oracle Retail

Sustainability & Supplier Evaluation

  • Paul Woodward,

    Senior Director, Oracle Retail

Networking Lunch

Customer Value Breakout Sessions

Platform Discussion: Merchandising, Sustainability & Supplier Evaluation

  • Laurent Bihler,

    Senior Director, Retail Sales Consulting, Oracle Retail

  • Paul Woodward,

    Senior Director, Oracle Retail

Platform Discussion: Omnichannel

  • Rachel Henwood,

    Global Senior Solution Consulting Director, Oracle Retail

  • Paolo Lovati,

    Senior Cloud Architect, Oracle Retail

  • Stuart Dean,

    Senior Omnichannel Consultant, Oracle Retail

Platform Discussion: Analytics, Planning & Supply Chain

  • Edd McRobbie,

    Senior Director, Retail Sales Consulting, Oracle Retail

Networking Break
Customer Value Breakout Sessions

Enhance Customer Experience & Support Circular Retail with Cloud Extensions

  • Sergio Ferreira,

    Customer Value Director, Oracle Retail

Promote Supplier Collaboration & Operational Efficiency

  • Pedro Pacheco,

    Customer Value Director, Oracle Retail

Networking Break

Zegna: Tailoring Customer Journeys with Retail Technology

Zegna, a global leader in luxury menswear, has remained synonymous with elegance and quality for decades by placing the customer at the center of its strategy and adapting to the most innovative technologies to better respond to the constantly evolving expectations of a demanding and sophisticated international customer base. In this session, join an interactive conversation with Zegna's Group Chief Information Officer to learn how the company has implemented Oracle Retail omnichannel suite to enhance in-store operations and offer more personalized and timely services worldwide.

  • Matteo Torti,

    Group Chief Information Officer, Zegna

  • Moderator: Alberto Tha,

    Senior Sales Manager Southern Europe, Oracle Retail

Day One Wrap Up

Networking and Demonstrations

Departure for Evening

Networking Dinner at Forte Da Cruz Beach Castle

The Estoril coastline will welcome you while you enjoy a cocktail on the terrace of the fortress between the Forte De Cruz historical rooms. Dinner will take place under the stars in a marquee fashion as we watch the sunset fade into the sea.

Rise & Shine 5K Run

Networking Breakfast

Versace: Delivering a Modern and Sustainable Mobile Shopping Experience

Versace, one of the most recognizable Italian luxury brands, partnered with Oracle Retail to provide a connected mobile shopping experience and better serve its global audience through stores and e-commerce.

Learn how the leading international fashion house leveraged Oracle Retail Xstore technology to redesign omnichannel operations, improve store associates' efficiency and enhance mobile engagement.

  • Ruggero Toniolo,

    Director IT Retail and Industrial Operations IT Department, Versace

  • Dario Diotallevi,

    IT Solution Manager, Versace

  • Roberto Graziani,

    Senior Manager, Retail Systems, Versace

Platform Summary

  • Antony Wildey,

    Vice President, Global Sales Consulting, Oracle Retail

Networking Break

Power of the Community

  • Jamie Hack,

    Senior Director, Customer Success, Oracle Retail

Migration to the Cloud

Driving Value in the Cloud

  • Duarte Veiga,

    Customer Value & Adoption Director, Oracle Retail

Closing Comments

  • Mike Webster,

    Senior Vice President and General Manager, Oracle Retail

Networking Lunch

Key discussion points:

  • Explore innovations that can help bring you closer to your customer across every channel
  • Consider how data accuracy can drive speed to market
  • Learn how cloud technologies can help unleash business agility and unlock new possibilities

Oracle Retail RACK

View a series of quick demonstrations of key business capabilities.