Chairman of the Supervisory Board Modern-Expo (Poland)
Bogdan Lukasik is the Head of Supervisory Board of Modern-Expo Group, a leading international manufacturer and supplier of complete retail and storage solutions in Central and Eastern Europe. Since co-funding Modern-Expo in 1997, he has driven the operational excellence, huge intellectual and manufacturing potential, strive to go forward. He has established a long-term strategic partnership with the world's leading multinationals in over 60 countries.
CEO Modern-Expo (Ukraine)
Petro Pylypiuk is the CEO and co-owner of the international company Modern-Expo Group. He developed the company from a local enterprise to a key supplier of complete retail solutions in Central and Eastern Europe. Together with his team he improves the company's. Develops his company on LEAN methodology and principles. Actively works on moving Modern-Expo Group to a new innovative level
Head of Marketing Department Modern-Expo (Ukraine)
One of the best retail marketers in Ukraine. 18 years of marketing experience in well-known retail chains as "Sportmaster", "Puzata Khata". He led the rebranding of "DЦ Україна", developed and implemented Watsons Club loyalty program. 2015-2016 was the head of retail practice of FEDORIV brand agency. Today - marketing director of Modern-Expo Group - the largest manufacturer and supplier of complete retail solutions in Central and Eastern Europe.
Co-owner of the Madcats creative agency (Ukraine)
8 years in branding. Created brands and advertising campaigns for Planet Kino, In Time, Helen Marlen, Concord Bank, Luxoptica, Modern Expo, Casta.
CSO MINT (Ukraine)
Serhiy Karpiuk is the Commercial Director and co-owner of MINT Innovation Company, which manufactures and supplies complete smart retail solutions. Since 2018 MINT is the part of Modern-Expo Group. Serhiy has more than 10 years of experience in software, IoT and Computer Vision spheres. He is responsible for development and implementation of Computer Vision technologies for key world retailers.
Founder & CEO of CELS Group (Italy)
Alessandro Gaffuri is a retail strategy specialist passionate about how to create Preferred Meeting Places across the GCC and Europe. Alessandro is the regional industry leader in shopping center activation, creating unique marketing niches and mainstream digital content. Working with shopping malls and leisure venues since 1997, his role is helping brands understand the needs of customers and interact more closely with them. Following global market trends, retail strategy today involves the study of each touch point with visitors, thanks to multidisciplinary methods and a full range of tools – from loyalty systems to live events, from in-mall media to festive lighting. Alessandro creates places were social bounds are just as relevant as shopping related interests.
Head of Innovation & Full Stack Engineer of GK Software SE (Germany)
Head of Innovation & Full Stack Engineer - AI & ML, BlockChain, Big Data & Omnichannel solutions for Retail. Serial inventor & strategist. CTO / CIO. London, Kiev, Berlin. Inspirational team leader, speaker, motivator, entrepreneur. Innovation in the blood. Hands on system architect and full stack software developer.
architect, designer, researcher. Combines different genres at work. Specializes in design of industrial places. (Ukraine)
Khir Andriy is an architect, designer and researcher. He works on the brink of genres, experiments with a variety of media. Projects in Andriy portfolio vary from spatial design to subject design and graphic. He specializes in the design of public spaces: worked on museum, theater, exhibition, and trade facilities concepts. Andriy's art projects were presented in Ukraine, Germany, Great Britain, Poland.
Co-founder of "Hochu rayu" design company (Ukraine)
Yura Kyryliv is Hochu rayu design bureau co-founder. He is the member of the Society of British and International Interior Design. Has more than 8 years of experience in microworlds creating - complete design solutions for retail. Together with the team he works in two sectors: spatial design (cases: Egersund, Toy House, Billa, Manezh, ISAIA, Caps) and product design (cases: Senstoune, Helmfone, Grid)
Managing Director Frigo-Consulting International (Switzerland)
Marcus Hoepfl is the head of Frigo-Consulting's international business. The Swiss based enterprise is a worldwide leader in engineering with natural refrigerants. The innovative company was founded in 1988 and is expanding all over Europe since 2013. More than 35 highly qualified engineers are committed to exceed the expectations of Frigo-Consulting's customers: Retailers who deal with perishable goods for their stores and logistic centers.
Founder of IDNT (Ukraine)
Nikolay Chumak the CEO of IDNT. The company develops and implements sales point formats for retailchains, service companies and banks for more than 15 years. IDNT works withclients from CIS, Eastern Europe and USA and applies the best retail experiencein banks .
MODERN RETAIL FORUM
how it was: 2015, 2018
I have never been to conference which is so perfectly organized even if it's for the first time. I think it is a good idea to see what is going on in retail business, its main trends and developments, to bring all the experts together and to discuss the future of retail sector.
EHI Retail Institute, Germany
For me it was very impressive to join a well-organized event, discuss future retail trends and see the efficient production.
It was more than an effective communication. I saw a mature retail, I saw global tendencies.
Leo van de Polder
Shop! Global Development, Netherlands
Retailers in Ukraine have a fresh start, they are not afraid to loose — that will speed up the innovations. Here people understand that even when the competition is taught, price can not be the only answer. Modern Retail Forum is a good opportunity to know more about retail world