High Tech Retailing Summit

presented by Living in Digital Times
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Fear of becoming an endangered species looms large in the world of retail. Whether it’s online, in store, or a mixed channel experience, retailers are struggling with technology that will let them reach their customers. It’s a survival imperative that retailers find technology that will create long-term customer engagement.

Top Three Topics:

  • Experiential shopping meets high- tech
  • Big data = Big insights into a shopper’s brain
  • The life cycle of “smart” merchandise

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1-1:30 PM January 11

Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director of Fung Global Retail and Technology is joined by other industry analysts to offer a candid picture of the retail landscape and where technology can help.

  • 1-1:10 PM Welcome: Shopping is Personal
  • 1:10-1:30 PM Armed with Data

Speaker
Deborah Weinswig
Managing Director,
Fung Global Retail & Technology

1:30-2 PM January 11

Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Check-out counters that know what’s in your cart, body scanners that reveal what flatters you, or test new skis on the slope without leaving the store. Now that’s magic.

  • 1:30-2 PM Experiential Shopping
  • 2-2:15 PM Take a Break with Walmart's Store No 8

Moderator
Laura Heller
Editor,
Retail Dive

Moderator
Anne Marie Stephen
CEO and Founder,
Kwolia

Speaker
Katie Finnegan
Principal and Founder of Store No. 8,
Walmart

Speaker
Omer Golan
CEO and Founder,
OUTERNETS

Speaker
Maeve McKenna Duska
SVP, Sales and Marketing,
USA Technologies'

Speaker
Salvador Nissi Vilcovsky
Founder & CEO,
Memomi

Speaker
Alan Smithson
CEO,
MetaVRse

Speaker
Joshua Xiang
Executive Vice President,
SUNING

2:15-3:15 PM January 11

Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

We’ll examine case studies and exercises for approaching the new retail paradigm. Whether you’re a mom and pop shop, a big box store, or an online delivery service, we’ll show you how to make “Going Digital" part of your DNA.

  • 2:15-2:45 PM How Augmented Reality Makes the Perfect You
  • 2:45-2:55 PM Selling High Tech with High Tech
  • 2:55-3:15 PM Cool Storefronts, Hot Data

Moderator
Adam Gam
VP Marketing,
Perfect Corp.

Moderator
Robin Raskin
Founder and President ,
Living in Digital Times

Speaker
Alice Chang
CEO,
Perfect Corp.

Speaker
Tabitha Creighton
SVP, Payment Solutions,
iQmetrix Software Corp

Speaker
Piers Fawkes
Founder and President,
PSFK

Speaker
Esohe Omoruyi
SVP Open Innovation & Digital Services Worldwide,
L'Oreal

3:30-4:15 PM January 11

Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

Retail is thriving for those willing to experiment and test assumptions. Retailers and product creators need to be comfortable working with startups, technology, experimentation, and speed.

  • 3:30-4:15 PM Pathways to Retail

4:15-5 PM January 11

Venetian, Level 4, Lando 4302

In data we trust, but only if it's actionable. We'll look at how data analytics can inform retailers and how data is used to create entire retail ecosystems.

  • 4:15-4:45: Smart Retail as an Ecosystem

Moderator
Robin Raskin
Founder and President ,
Living in Digital Times

Speaker
Maureen Conners
Board Director,
Fashion Incubator SF

Speaker
Phil Gomes
SVP, U.S. B2B Digital,
Edelman

Speaker
Gene Han
Vice President- Consumer IoT, Head of SF Innovation Office,
Target

Speaker
Bret Harris
Director of Business Development,
Indiegogo

Speaker
Chad Hetherington
CEO,
The Stable

Speaker
Niall Murphy
Founder & CEO,
EVRYTHNG

Speaker
Suresh Palliparambil
Senior Director, Sales and Marketing,
NXP

Speaker
Eva Press
Group Lead, Retail, CPG, Healthcare, and Government,
Facebook

Speaker
Phillip Raub
Founder and CMO,
b8ta

Speaker
Kyle Walker
Head of New Business Strategy, Amazon Exclusives,
Amazon

Speaker
Pindar Wong
Chairman,
VeriFi (Hong Kong) Limited



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