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Cibus 2016

Presentation: Modern Trends in Commercial and Collective Foodservice
Date: Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Time: 10:30am CEST (2 Hours)
Location: Parma Fair, Italy
Speaker: Matteo Figura, Director of Foodservice Italy, The NPD Group
Overview: Matteo will be a featured speaker at Cibus 2016, Italy’s national food and foodservice fair. Don't miss this presentation, which will provide new data and expert foodservice insights to help grow your business.

Data: 11 maggio 
Ora:  10:30 – 12:30 
Relatore: Matteo Figura, Director Foodservice Italia, The NPD Group
 Sala Pietro Barilla – Padiglione 1 – Fiere Parma   
Overview:  In occasione di Cibus 2016, il Salone Internazionale dell’Alimentazione, Matteo Figura sarà uno dei relatori principali del convegno “ LE TENDENZE DELL’OFFERTA ORGANIZZATA, COLLETTIVA E COMMERCIALE. IL PRODOTTO AL CENTRO DELLA RISTORAZIONE A TEMA” organizzato da Edifis. Mercoledì 11 maggio a partire dalle ore 10:30 presso la Sala Pietro Barilla si discuterà  delle ultime tendenze in tema di Ristorazione Moderna e verranno mostrati dati ed insights utili per chi opera in questo settore. Non mancare al più importante evento del settore agroalimentare italiano, con approfondimenti su temi legati al mondo Food, Retail e Foodservice.


Commercial Technology Breakfast Seminar

Presentation: When Market Forces Converge: The Future of Commercial Technology in Canada
Date: Thursday, May 12, 2016
Time: 8:00am – 10:30am EST
Location: Toronto, Canada
Speaker: Michael Diamond, Director of Industry Analysis for Commercial Technology, The NPD Group
Overview: From the cloud to social media to mobility and the IoT, Michael will discuss market forces affecting data centre operations. Get his expert perspective on what’s happening in the commercial technology industry in North America, in a day and age when cyber security must be at the forefront of everyone's information management planning. The core presentation will lead into a discussion with our panel of esteemed industry leaders – from D&H, SYNNEX, and Tech Data – who will cover key issues in the commercial technology industry, including cloud, exchange rates, the role of distributors, and impacts of globalization.


Women in Toys (WIT) Breakfast Presentation

Date: Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Time: 7:30 – 9:30am
Location: Toronto, Canada
Speaker: Michelle Liem, Director Toys, The NPD Group
Overview: Join other WIT members for a special breakfast and keynote presentation by Michelle, who will share key toy industry insights.


Beyond Borders: Beauty Trends in Mexico and Around the World

Date: Thursday, May 19, 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 10:00pm CDT
Location: Mexico City, México
Speaker: Karen Grant, Global Beauty Industry Analyst, The NPD Group • Samantha Grand, Director, Client Development – Beauty, The NPD Group
Overview: Join leading retailers, manufacturers, and NPD industry experts for a bold evening of style, intellect, and cocktails. Travel around the world with Global Beauty Industry Analyst, Karen Grant, as she explores global beauty trends. Samantha Grand, Client Development Director for Beauty in Latin America, will also share insights on the beauty market in Mexico, using our new point-of-sale information, and illuminate emerging opportunities in makeup, skincare, and fragrance.


STORE 2016

Presentation: Ninja Analytics: The Craft of Transforming Big Data Into Insight
Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 1:00pm EST (45 Minutes)
Location: Toronto, Canada
Speaker: Sandy Silva, Canadian Fashion and Beauty Industry Analyst, The NPD Group
Overview: Big data, machine learning, sales trends, product assortment reports, internal sales analyses, third-party research, geographic, demographic, and seasonal trending are all available to today’s merchant - but using this intelligence to effectively mine for insight and inform instinct has become a sophisticated skill. This session will explore how analytics have transformed contemporary merchandising.


2016 Canadian Foodservice Summit

Date: Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Time: 8:00am – 6:00pm EST
Location: Toronto, Canada
Overview: Join Canada’s foodservice industry leaders and our own industry experts for a unique event you won’t want to miss. The 2016 Foodservice Summit will inspire you to invigorate, innovate, and grow your business. Immerse yourself in fresh insights on trends shaping the industry, new approaches for reaching high-potential consumer segments, and ideas for growing your business in Canada’s challenging foodservice landscape. You’ll hear from key executives, like Mark Pacinda, President & CEO of Boston Pizza International and Peter White, Executive Vice President Canada, Dairy Queen – plus the days’s agenda includes an energizing panel discussion featuring leading Toronto chefs Michael Bonacini, Rob Gentile, Mark McEwan, and others.


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