2020 Agenda

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

Working Agenda
31st March 2020, Ham Yard Hotel, London


08.30: Registrations


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