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The Global DIY Networking Platform

NOT JUST ANOTHER WEBINAR OR ONLINE EVENT!

The Global DIY-Network is a global platform which brings together retailers, manufacturers, online players, consultants, journalists, professors, among other stakeholders from the home improvement industry.

In this brand new platform, executive managers will be able to attend online seminars, interact with each other through 1:1 online meetings, share ideas in our social stream, showcase their products and innovations, access a directory with the most important decision-makers in our industry, meet the most relevant home improvement retailers, download market studies and white papers, visit online virtual store tours, among other benefits.

ONLINE MEETINGS
DISCOVER NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH OUR 1:1 MEETINGS APPLICATION
MEET THE BUYER
THROUGH ALL OUR DIGITAL TOOLS AND ONLINE NETWORKING SESSIONS
DOWNLOAD FREE STUDIES
AS A MEMBER OF THE GLOBAL DIY-NETWORK YOU WILL BE ABLE TO DOWNLOAD THE LATEST MARKET STUDIES AND WHITE PAPERS
VIRTUAL RETAIL TOURS
WE WILL TAKE YOU ON A TRIP AROUND THE WORLD OF HOME IMPROVEMENT WHERE YOU WILL VISIT THE MOST INNOVATIVE RETAIL STORES IN OUR INDUSTRY
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PROGRAMME

STARTING FROM 6 OCTOBER 2020

21.10.2020 : Meet the CEO
12:00 - 12:45

Interview with Sergio Giroldi

  • Sergio Giroldi   John W. Herbert  
  • Global DIY-Network

Sergio Giroldi serves as the Chief Executive Officer of OBI Bau- und Heimwerkermärkte GmbH. He is also President at the European DIY Retail Association (EDRA) and the Global Home Improvement Network (ghin). He has a wide experience in the European DIY retail market and is one of the most well-known decision makers of the sector.

04.11.2020 : Meet the CEO
12:00 - 12:30

Interview with Werner de Jager

  • Werner de Jager   John W. Herbert  
  • Global DIY-Network

Werner de Jager is CEO at Cashbuild, the largest retailer of building materials and associated products, selling directly to cash-paying customers through its 260 (and growing) stores in South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Botswana, Swaziland, Malawi and Zambia. Cashbuild which employs 4 738 people, comprises Cashbuild Limited and the operating subsidiaries registered in the abovementioned countries.

Speakers

Ira Kalish

Chief Global Economist, Deloitte

Werner de Jager

CEO, Cashbuild

Mattias Ankarberg

CEO Byggmax Group

Hiromasa Tsuchiya

Owner and Chairman, Cainz Co Ltd.

Michael Schneider

Managing Director, The Bunnings Group

Verónica Valdez

CEO, Promart

Carl O. Løvenskiold

CEO, Løvenskiold-Vækerø AS

Thierry Garnier

CEO, Kingfisher plc

Declan Ronayne

CEO, Woodie's DIY / Grafton Group PLC

Victoria Neuhofer

Sales Director, Neuhofer Holz / Founder of DAMN PLASTIC

Rik Vera

Worldwide keynote speaker, author, lecturer at business schools and trusted advisor and coach of large organisations

Ken Hughes

Consumer & Shopper Behaviouralist and CX Strategist

Pascal Coppens

Keynote Speaker, nexxworks

Reinier Zuydgeest

Managing Consultant, USP Marketing Consultancy

Sergio Giroldi

CEO, OBI / President EDRA

John W. Herbert

General Secretary EDRA/GHIN / Chairman Global DIY Summit

WHY SHOULD YOU REGISTER?

Be part of an exclusive community

The most important executive managers in the home improvement industry belong to this network

Arrange online meetings

Contact other executive managers using our 1:1 virtual meetings application

Meet the buyer

Meet retailers in any of our online networking activities

Attend online seminars

Get first hand information about the home improvement market

Watch our DIY retail interviews

Learn how the CEOs in our industry are coping with the global crisis

Showcase your products in our social network

Get access to our social stream where you can share views and learn from other executive managers

Get access to our delegates list

Discover who are the people taking decisions in our industry

Download exclusive studies

Get access to exclusive studies and increase your knowledge about the DIY market

Watch Virtual Store Tours

Visit the most innovative retail stores worldwide

Attend the Global DIY-Summit online

Watch online all sessions of the 8th Global DIY Summit 2021

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  • 365 days membership
  • Includes: Global DIY-Network
  • + Online Version Global DIY-Summit
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HIMA Member

395
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  • Billed as one payment
  • 365 days membership
  • Includes: Global DIY-Network
  • + Online Version Global DIY-Summit
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395
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  • Includes: Global DIY-Network
  • + Online Version Global DIY-Summit
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