Amsterdam Trend Event
Pakhuis de Zwijger  •  25 September 2018  •  08:30 - 13:00

2019 is on the horizon, picking up pace, here sooner than you think ;)

Peak-planning season is nigh and we are excited to return to Amsterdam, right on time, to present the most impactful 2019 consumer trends and deliver actionable insights to you and your team.

Inside one super-focused, trend-driven, half-day session, Henry Mason, Acacia Leroy, and David Mattin will get you completely in the know, prepped and ready to prosper in 2019.

What 25 September will bring

  • 1 The trends for 2019

    Experience the most opportunity-rich consumer trends for 2019, brought to life on-stage; big picture, tightly curated, and ready to apply as you make plans to prosper next year.

  • 2 Insight and opportunity

    Grasp the opportunities that next year presents to your organization, illustrated across dozens of real-world innovation examples, neatly wrapped up inside four future-focused sessions.

  • 3 A fast track

    Save time on reading endless trend reports; just spend three hours to jump on the fast track to planning nirvana for 2019.

  • 4 Decks

    Receive a digital download of everything presented on the day.

For you, and your team

Joining us in Amsterdam on 25 September will give you and your team the inspiration, foresight and focus required to glide through 2019 planning, and get ready to execute.

From the latest CX innovations to Asian tech developments to 2019's social, cultural and demographic shifts, our speakers will deliver a 360° view of the consumer landscape, in just one morning. No paid speaking slots, no sales pitches, no panels.

If you're craving new, actionable insights from TrendWatching's core teams and 1,000+ spotters, and you're forever short of time, this morning truly is for you.


  • 8.30-9:00

      Registration, coffee or tea

    • 9:00-10:45

      Global Head of Trends and Insights, David Mattin, presenting the five most-impactful mega-trends for 2019.

      David will show why are they all set to manifest, disrupt and present big opportunities next year.

    • 10:45-11:30

        Quick break!

      • 11:30-12:15

        Managing Director Henry Mason, takes us through his pick of pick of 20 real-world brand, product and marketing innovations, with exposition against the trends driving them and actionable, cross-industry insight.

      • 12:15-13:00

        An exclusive dispatch from Acacia Leroy, our Singapore-based APAC trend expert, unveiling and unpacking the top 5 tech and customer experience trends from Asia set to massively impact consumer expectations in Europe.

      Amsterdam Tickets

      Super Early Bird ticket price for Amsterdam is only €399

      For group rates, payment queries, or anything else, please contact Amsterdam Event Manager, Anton Björklund, at anton@trendwatching.com.


      Pakhuis de Zwijger

      Smack in the middle of some of Amsterdam's most exciting new maritime developments, renowned Pakhuis de Zwijger is a converted warehouse that beautifully marries the old with the very new. Quite fitting for a trend event ;)

      Some of the brands (and agencies) that joined our past, sold-out events in Amsterdam

      Here's what some of them said

      • “Big-picture”

        “Clear and pragmatic content with lots of big-picture thinking. All set to go back to my team and share.”

      • “Super inspiring”

        “I will thank my boss for a super actionable, inspiring day. We are leaving with so much to work with!”

      • “100% worth it!”

        “An inspiring day filled with new ideas and lightbulb moments. 100% worth it!”

      • “One word: awesome!”

        “From the venue to the speakers, to the consumer trends presented, it was an awesome day from beginning to end.”

      • “We're buzzing”

        “KIller content, great insights and we leave with our heads buzzing. ”

      • “Fantastic event”

        “A fantastic event with a great set of presentations, speakers, panelists and guests.”

      • “High-energy”

        “A high-energy day with a super-engaged audience offering actionable, relevant insights.”

      • “First-class content”

        “A great program featuring first-class content with a lively interplay between TrendWatching's team and the audience.”

      • “Excellent presentation”

        “An excellent level of detail which made the presentations easy to understand and immediately actionable.”

      Contact us

      Questions? Contact Anton Björklund, our Amsterdam Event Manager, who will get back to you ASAP.

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