Retail Futures 2023

Online Event - 25 April



The future of retail is hyper-personal. From Live Retailing to AI-boosted Personalisation, we track the trends gaining traction with consumers in a phygital retail world.

Our Retail Futures online event takes an in-depth look at industry-specific trends, exploring everything new and next in the retail sector that is set to affect the future consumer in the coming years. 

Join us for a packed programme of practical insights, exclusive debates and discussions, and an executive summary of our latest macrotrend. Guest speakers will include industry leaders and innovators who will present valuable insights in a rapid-fire Q&A session.

Sign up to our trends intelligence platform, LS:N Global, to get access to our full programme of online events for 2023, hosted via The Future Laboratory Community.

Find out more below.

Top: Gucci Vault creative by Max Siedentopf, Italy; Right: The Somos Familia collection by Nike, Mexico.

The Somos Familia collection by Nike, Mexico

Why join?

Tune in live on 25 April, as our analysts offer an exclusive look at a new in-depth retail macrotrend, launching on LS:N Global.

This event grants you access to:

  • The hour-long Zoom session, featuring an overview of our new retail trends
  • A guest speaker panel and live Q&A session
  • An executive summary PDF of the research featured
  • The on-demand recording to watch at your own convenience

Members of our trends intelligence platform LS:N Global also get exclusive access to our Retail Futures 2023 trend report, launching on the day of the event.

Right: Stan Smith styled with Blue Version collection by adidas Originals, US

Stan Smith styled with Blue Version collection by adidas Originals, US-1


‘The idea of Anywhere Retailing – being with consumers at the point of inspiration no matter where they are – is evolving. In the coming years, retailers will develop more personal relationships with consumers, whether via live commerce, loyalty or a new co-owner relationship rising on the adoption of Web3 models.’

Fiona Harkin, foresight editor, The Future Laboratory

This online event will take place from 2:00pm to 3:00pm BST. Join us for aglobal overview of the retail landscape, an executive summary of our new macrotrend, and exposure to the minds and experts behind the trends. 

There will also be a live Q&A session hosted by our experts andopportunities to network with other attendees.

Please complete your details on the following form to register your interest in the event agenda.

Fill out the form to get in touch with a member of our team


How to Attend

Become a member of LS:N Global today to attend our Retail Futures 2023 online event.

Subscribers of our trends intelligence platform, LS:N Global, can sign up to our full programme of 2023 online events and webinars, hosted via The Future Laboratory Community, an online networking space and benefit for members.

LS:N Global also offers original research, trends, analysis, market intelligence and qualitative insights that help industry professionals make informed decisions about the future. 


Alternatively, you can join The Future Laboratory Community for £450/year and get access to all online events as well as weekly news updates, interactive Q&As, networking and more.