LISTEX Summer Exchange 2019

The LISTEX Summer Session brings together lessons and reflections from the season just past, as well as providing some earning insights into 2019/2020 and the chance to begin contracting and product planning for the winter.

Taking place on Wednesday May 1st 2019, this year’s LISTEX Summer Exchange follows the same format as our two-day Winter Exchange. The Summer Exchange is a one-day event packed full of networking, Forum sessions and the Trade Exchange (pre-scheduled meetings between Buyers and Suppliers). Also included is a free skiing & snowboarding session and evening dinner and drinks.

The theme for LISTEX 2019 is ‘Opportunity’

Please email if you would like to attend the Summer Exchange as a hosted Buyer. Please register for the Summer Exchange here.

The LISTEX Summer Exchange May 1st 2019 timetable 

9.00-10.00: Networking breakfast, with thanks to our hosts, The Snow Centre

10.00-11.00: Opportunities, what are the biggest opportunities right now and how should you decide which to pursue?

11.00-11.20: Networking & coffee break

11.20-12.00: Opportunity for the UK to be a top 5 snowsports nation by 2030

12.00-12.40: State of the Snowsports Market, what are the opportunities revealed?

Insights into the changing habits and demands of skiers taken from the latest market research from LISTEX and others. Where is the industry failing to delight the skiers of today, and tomorrow?

12.40-13.40: Lunch

13.40-16.00: LISTEX Lab, Small Business Workshop & Trade Exchange (7 appointments)

LISTEX Lab experts present an interactive workshop covering marketing, legalities, finance and more for any company operating or planing to operate in the snowsports industry. Learn first hand from experienced and successful business owners, directors and entrepreneurs in the snowsports industry.

16.00-16.30: Networking & coffee break

16:30 – 17.30: Ski Session & Trade Exchange (3 appointments)

A chance to try the real snow slope at the Snow Centre

17.30-18.30:  Opportunities after Brexit  

Hear from our industry expert panel about what opportunities exist or may have been created post Brexit

18.30 – 19.00: Networking & coffee break marketing

19.00 – 20.00: LISTEX Awards 

The inaugural LISTEX awards celebrate the best in marketing, innovation, product development and more

20.00-22.00: Press reception, dinner and drinks