Bernadette Kissane of independent market research company, Euromonitor International; João Maia, Executive Director of APICCAPS (the Portuguese Footwear Association); and Gianluca Mirante, Director of Italy-Hong Kong Trade Development Council, will participate at the debate which is to be moderated by Giorgio Lonardi, Business and Finance Journalist for La Repubblica, one of Italy’s main newspapers.

The 85th edition of Expo Riva Schuh, dedicated to the medium-range footwear segment, will be held on January 16-19, 2016 at Riva del Garda, in Trentino.