Would you like to join us on 12th October at Balthazar Private Dining for our pre-event dinner?

Our distinctive format is focussed upon conversation, and guests are leaders drawn from our Top500 retailers and brands. Held under the Chatham House Rule, the evening is a presentation free, convivial gathering of retailers and brands leaders, wonderful food and even better company.

This particular dinner is aligned with the launch of ChannelX World, the first event looking at the role of marketplaces and new channels to connect with the digital consumer.

I hope you can join us,

Best wishes
Ian Jindal
Editor in Chief, InternetRetailing and CEO, RetailX

ChannelX World
“The eve of conference dinner is an opportunity for sector leaders, speakers and the advisory board to network in a confidential and convivial setting, The agenda-free format puts the focus on informal exchanges, with the whole of the evening dedicated to meeting with peers” - Ian Jindal
Dinner invitation


Date: October 12, 2022
Timings: 18:30 for 19:15 start

Timings and Location
Balthazar, Covent Garden

Dress code: smart casual

Dinner Speakers:

Joining the dinner as guests will be Christoph Meier, Director of eCommerce at Decathlon and Jessica Christenson, Regional Vice President for the UK & Ireland Mirakl who together will share their experience about the Decathlon marketplace.

Christoph Meier - Director of eCommerce, Decathlon
Jessica Christenson, Regional Vice President for the UK & Ireland Mirakl
ChannelX World

This VIP Dinner is aligned with the launch of ChannelX World, the first event focused on growth strategies for marketplaces and social selling. Taking place on October 13, our cohort of speakers from retailers and brands will be sharing their insight and experiences throughout the day in tracked sessions and workshops. Find out more here.

All dinner guests can enjoy a free VIP Pass to the event, plus 2  extra free VIP passes to share with your colleagues.

To confirm your attendance, please check the box on the form, and we will send you a VIP registration code for you and your colleagues, alternatively email Sophie Weston sophie@internetretailing.net who can assist with your registration.

Find out more about the event here

VIP Dinner Reservation Form

Please confirm your attendance by completing the form below.

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    "I think you nailed the format, I have been in other round-tables with sponsors but they always ended up being a little bit forced. On Wednesday I found the atmosphere very easy going, facilitating natural and honest conversations with quite a bit to take out."

    Marks & Spencer

    "Thanks for a wonderful evening on Tuesday. It was great to do something a bit different, made for a very jolly evening indeed."


    "It was great to see you & connect with faces familiar and new inthe industry...I really enjoyed all the conversations" I also have to say the format and venue were absolutely top class - Going to a cookery school like Mimo was something I've always fancied doing , have never don, but now want to go back - what more could you want!"


    "Very many thanks for what was a most enjoyable and valuable evening. It was a great way to run the evening, and was superbly well executed."

    With Mirakl, organizations across B2C and B2B industries can launch marketplaces faster, grow bigger, and operate with confidence as they exceed rising customer expectations. Platforms are the new competitive advantage in eCommerce, and the world’s most trusted brands choose Mirakl for its comprehensive solution of technology, expertise, and the Mirakl Connect ecosystem to unlock the power of the platform business model for them. As a result, companies like ABB, Astore by AccorHotels, Boohoo/Debenhams, Best Buy Canada, Carrefour, Catch, Changi Airport, Decathlon, Feelunique, Joules, The Kroger Co., Leroy Merlin, Maisons du Monde, Metro, Secret Sales and Toyota Material Handling gain the speed, scale and agility to win in the changing eCommerce landscape.