2019

The Circle 2019

The Program

08:00

Welcome Gathering

Coffee | Light breakfast buffet

09:00

Welcome and Introduction

Fritz Kaiser, Founder of The Classic Car Trust

09:15

Leader’s Insight - Lamborghini: “The past and the future”

Stefano Domenicali, Executive Chairman Lamborghini

10:00

Manufacturer’s view: Creating dream cars as collectibles

  • What are the ingredients of multi-million dollar collector cars
  • The difference of pre-war, post-war and today’s top value collector cars
  • How did the passion for meaningful cars change over decades
  • What is the outlook for historic and modern collector cars

Participants

  • Gian Luca Pellegrini, Editor-in-chief Quattroruote (Moderator)
  • Stefano Domenicali, Executive Chairman Lamborghini
  • Roberto Giolito, Head FCA Heritage
  • Matt Hill, Creative Director Aston Martin
  • Paolo Pininfarina, Chairman Pininfarina
  • Andrea Zagato, Owner and CEO ZED Milano S.r.l.
11:00

Break

11:30

Leader’s Insight - Collector: “I did it my way”

Fred Simeone, Simeone Foundation Automotive Museum

12:00

Promoter’s view: Top events for top cars

  • Today’s challenges for races, rallies, concours and what to do
  • The impact of the internet on static and dynamic events
  • Exploring new ideas such as “Star Alliance Events”

Participants

  • Christian Philippsen (Moderator)
  • Andrew Bagley, Chairman Salon Privé
  • Ulrich Knieps, President Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este
  • Patrick Peter, Owner Peter SAS (Le Mans Classic, others)
  • Alberto Piantoni, CEO 1000 Miglia
13:00

Networking Lunch Break

14:00

Co-Creating: Ideas for the good of the future of classic car excitement Group sessions in parallel:

  • 1.“How to excite young people for old cars” Moderated by Afshin Behnia, CEO Petrolicious
  • 2.“Educating and preparing the next generation to take over responsibilities for a collection and other succession solutions”
  • 3.“How to get collector cars on art level appreciation”
15:30

Break

16:00

Reports from Co-Creating Sessions

Moderators / Discussion leaders

16:30

Leader’s Insight - FIVA Perspective

Remarks on “Yesterday’s vehicles on tomorrow’s roads” Patrick Rollet, President FIVA

16:45

Market Insight - Recent Developments & Trends

Maarten ten Holder, Managing Director RM Sothebys

17:15

The Key - Top of the classic car world New Edition 2019

  • Results of various global market survey
  • Collector Ranking 2019

Fritz Kaiser, Antonio Ghini, Duccio Lopresto


Conclusion of the Meeting

Fritz Kaiser

18:00

End of Meeting

19:30

Signing of FIA - FIVA agreement

Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile

20:00

Cocktails and Dinner in honour of Mr Jean Todt, President FIA

Automobile Club de France