FutureTrade Event

The exclusive networking event for premium Retailers and Manufacturers
Focus: Interior & Lifestyle

In best practice presentations and talks industry insiders, professional marketeers and decision makers discuss the development and future of the (stationary) trade under the changed parameters of the digital age and the influence of the current megatrends.
Through generous periods of active and personal networking expertise know-how and exchange of best practices in the sector are encouraged and multiplied.
Julia Greven – herself many years marketing director at a high value furniture manufacturer, founded the event in 2016 together with the Institute for Trade Research Cologne.

Impressions of the Event

Lectures, Workshops & Seminars

Here you will find dates for lectures, seminars and workshops on current topics in the areas of brand management, marketing and trend embedding. All content can also be booked exclusively within the company and individually tailored to you and your needs (German and English).
Talk to us! (Some impressions HERE)

Dates 2019:

16.01.2019, Cologne
„The bigger picture – Trend Breakfast on the occasion of the Interior Design Week 2019 in Cologne“
with Co-Host RAL Farben
Design Offices Dominium
Impressions HERE

21.02.2019, Hamm
"Trend + Material seminar"
4 hours seminar
CeramVision 2019 tile trade fair
Co. Linnenbecker
Registration HERE

22.02.2019, Maastricht, Netherlands
"Trend + Material seminar", 8 hrs.
mosa. Design Studio
Information/Registration here

22.05.2019, Cologne
„The bigger picture: Megatrends“
Lecture, Forum 4.2, interzum

23.05.2019, Cologne
„The bigger picture: Megatrends“
Lecture, Forum 4.2, interzum

25.06.2019, Cologne, Germany
„Trend + Material-Update“
8 hrs. seminar, DesignPost Köln
fully booked

24. – 26.10.2019, Eindhoven, Netherland
„phillas' trend tour DDW2019“
2 ½ Day tour
Registration at

07.11.2019, Langefeld, Germany
„Trend + Material-Update“
bdia NRW
8 hours day seminar, PIXLIP
Registration at

14.11.2019, Berlin, Germany
„Trend + Material-Update“
4 hours seminar, Berlin
Registration at

28.11.2019, Petersberg, Germany
ELMAR - the brand prize
Jury + award ceremony
Steigenberger GrandHotel Petersberg