Working Agenda

31st March 2020, Ham Yard Hotel, London

The Luxury Law Summit London agenda is currently being developed. If you would like to discuss speaker opportunities please contact Mary on maryheaney@globalcitymedia.com


08.30: Registration

Chair’s welcome


Luxury Futures
Michael Ward, Managing Director, Harrods


GC Talk: The challenges of running a 21st century luxury law department
Legal developments inside the world’s leading luxury brands


Refreshments


Workshops, choose one from the following:

Workshop #1Insolvent Retailers – A Survival Guide for Brand Owners

The session will look at the following topics:

  • Pre-insolvency practices: Getting your house in order
  • Insolvency and CVAs: a user guide
  • Negotiating through the process
  • Lessons learned from recent luxury insolvencies (House of Frasers, Barneys of New York etc)

Hosted by BCLP

  • Ian Benjamin, Partner, BCLP
  • Rob Croxon, Alvarez & Marsal

Workshop #2
Hosted by Baker McKenzie

Workshop #3
Hosted by HGF

Workshop #4
Hosted by Van Bael & Bellis


Workshop Reports
Our conference chair will present a quick summary of the key takeaways from each session.


Managing the brand
Esmeralda Brajovic
, EB Management


Experiential luxury, Sustainability and The Goodwood experience
Patricia Dickie, Head of Experience, Goodwood


12:55 Lunch


Luxury hospitality: Puttin’ on the Ritz
John Williams, Executive Chef, The Ritz


Workshops, choose one from the following:

Workshop #1
Hosted by Hogan Lovells

Workshop #2
Hosted by Dentons


Refreshments


Workshop Reports
Our conference chair will present a quick summary of the key take-aways from each session


GC Talk


Fashion Tech – Designing for the future
Asher Levine, Founder and Designer, Asher Levine


17.15 Chair’s Summing up  


17.30  The Luxury Law Awards presentation

Fashion Show

Drinks & Canapes

20.00 Close