Tommaso Cancellara, general manager of the Italian shoe industry association (Assocalzaturifici), and Claude Paquin, designated to become the next president of the French Footwear Federation, are among the participants in the second edition of the Global Footwear Retail Conference (GFRC), scheduled to take place in Hong Kong on March 31, in connection with the Fashion Access and APLF fairs. Among other issues, the convention will discuss the millennial customer and the impact of the Trans-Pacific Partnership.