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Global DIY Summit: Last chance for Early Bird Offer

Published: 12 March 2018 - Fiona Garcia

You only have until Thursday, March 15 to take advantage of the discounted rate to attend the sixth Global DIY Summit this June, which is themed ‘DIY Next – Reinventing Our Industry’. Book now to save up to 300 Euros.

The international industry event will take place at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya in Barcelona on June 13-14 and will bring together representatives from home improvement businesses across more than 50 countries. To take advantage of the early bird offer, you need to register no later than Thursday, March 15.

This year top managers from four of the largest home improvement retail companies worldwide will address delegates. On day 1, Home Depot chief strategy officer Matt Schweickert will give the keynote speech, ‘Home Improvement in the Age of Retail Disruption’.

Kingfisher CEO Veronique Laury will later join Lowe’s Canada CEO and Lowe’s Companies Inc president of international Sylvain Prud-homme on a panel discussion proposing ideas on new ways to cooperate within the home improvement industry. On the second day, Leroy Merlin managing director Ignacio Sánchez will give an overview about the Spanish economic recovery in the past years and the rising interest in DIY in his home country.

To read more about the event and to register, visit The full programme of events is also available here.


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