The Crescent Institute is delighted to welcome CEO and Managing Director of Myer, Mr Richard Umbers to deliver a keynote speech as the guest of honour on the evening of Thursday 6th October at The Cluster, Melbourne CBD.

Network with guests from corporate, government and not-for-profit sectors. Gain insights into the competitive retail world from Richard – Meet him, enjoy the hospitality and foster ties between like-minded professionals.


A Structural Shift in the Retail World – The Opportunities and Challenges for Myer

“If we fail to respond, we lose relevance in an increasingly international, increasingly digital world” – Richard Umbers.

Unprecedented change in the retail industry means brick-and-mortar outlets must take stock and approach new challenges with creativity and foresight.

With Richard appointed to the helm of Myer Group last year, hear the plan for the biggest turn-around in Australian retail history.

Join the conversation and make the most of new professional networks on the evening at this fully catered event.


Address – The Cluster 17/31 Queen St, Melbourne VIC 3000

6:00 PM – 6:40 PM – Registration, canapés and networking

6:40 PM – 7:20 PM – Presentation and Q&A, Mr Richard Umbers

7:20 PM – 9:00 PM – Interact with guest of honour and networking.

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