2017 Agenda

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Tuesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

7:00am - 3:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open:

8:00am - 7:30pm

7:00 - 8:30am
Breakfast
8:00am - 7:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
Session 1: 8:30 - 9:10am

TRACK 1:

Shopping Experiences of the Future

Track Room 1

Track Keynote: Groundbreaking Shopping Experiences

Ulric Jerome | CEO, MATCHESFASHION.COM

Charlie Cole | Chief Digital Officer, TUMI

Rachel Arthur | Founder & Editor, Fashion & Mash (Emcee)

TRACK 2:

Shifting Ecommerce Trends

Track Room 2

Meeting the Demands of Today's Cost-Conscious Consumer

Aleš Drábek | Chief Digital & Disruption Officer, Conrad Electronic SE

Malte Polzin | CEO, DeinDeal AG

Dinesh Nayar | CEO & Co-Founder, Fyndiq

Phil Wahba | Senior Writer, Fortune (Interviewer)

TRACK 3:

Investment and Entrepreneurship

Track Room 3

Emerging Direct-to-Consumer Businesses That Redefine Retail: A VC Perspective

Daniel Waterhouse | Partner, Balderton Capital

Bruno Crémel | General Partner, Partech Ventures

Dr. Florian Heinemann | Founding Partner, Project A

Antoine Fine | Partner, Otium Consumer (Moderator)

TRACK 4:

Measurement, Analytics and Insights

Track Room 4

Measuring & Optimizing the New Store Experience

Gerben van der Lugt | Head of Indoor Location Services, Philips Lighting

Doug Gardner | CIO, River Island

Ken Seiff | Managing Partner, Beanstalk Ventures (Moderator)

Session 2: 9:15 - 9:55am

TRACK 1

The Future of Artificial Intelligence in Retail

Bruce MacInnes | Chairman, BrandAlley

Richard Hearn | GM & Global CRO, IBM Watson Customer Engagement, IBM Corporation

Antoine Blondeau | Co-Founder & Chairman, Sentient Technologies

Janie Yu | Partner, Fung Capital (Moderator)

TRACK 2

Evolving Brand-Retailer Relationships

Joël Palix | CEO, Feelunique

Aaron Smedley | Global Head of Retail, Hunter Boot Limited

David Alves | Executive Board Member, SonaeMC

Stacey Widlitz | President and Chief International Store Hunter, SW Retail Advisors (Moderator)

TRACK 3

Emerging Technologies That Drive Retail Innovation: A VC Perspective

Davor Hebel | Managing Partner, Europe Ventures, Eight Roads

Miguel Bagulho | Investment Manager, Sonae IM

John Doran | General Partner, TCV

Flore Fauconnier | Deputy Editor in Chief, LSA (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Next Generation Attribution

Christian Henschel | Co-Founder & CEO, Adjust

John Gillan | MD Northern Europe, Criteo

David Hardy | Senior Director, Attribution Services, Rakuten Marketing

Asif Khan | Founder & President, LBMA (Moderator)

Session 3: 10:00 - 10:40am

TRACK 1

Augmented and Virtual Reality

David Marimon | CEO & Co-Founder, Catchoom

Greg Jones | Director VR & AR, Google, Inc.

Anne Marie Stephen | CEO & Founder, Kwolia (Emcee)

TRACK 2

Mobile Commerce and Engagement

Ville Kangasmuukko | CEO, Bubbleroom

Maria Raga | CEO, Depop

Roman Kirsch | CEO, Lesara

Ken Seiff | Managing Partner, Beanstalk Ventures (Moderator)

TRACK 3

Innovation Within Big Retail

Celso Martinho | CEO & Founder, Bright Pixel

Andreas Wuerfel | Director, Global Innovation Community, METRO Accelerator powered by Techstars

Marc Lamik | Head of Innovation & Partnerships, Zalando SE

Holger Klärner | VP, Fast Growth Tech EMEA, McKinsey & Company (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Advances in Analytics: Artificial Intelligence and Beyond

Prof. Dr. Michael Feindt | Founder & Chief Scientific Officer, Blue Yonder

Lars Kietzer | Head of Product Center Shop, zooplus AG

Peter Burggraaff | Associate Director, The Boston Consulting Group (Moderator)

10:40 - 11:40am
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
11:45 - 11:55amGeneral Session Room
Copenhagen drummers
11:55am - 12:15pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
The Speed of Innovation at Amazon: Developing Magic in 111 Days

Mariangela Marseglia, Director, Amazon Prime Now, Amazon

12:15 - 12:35pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Artificial Intelligence: Powering the Future of Commerce at eBay

RJ Pittman, Chief Product Officer, eBay

12:35 - 12:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
New Retail: The Seamless Shopping Experience

Terry von Bibra, General Manager Europe, Alibaba Group

12:55 - 2:30pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by:   TurnTo
1:30 - 2:30pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
2:40 - 3:00pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
The Growth of Dixons Carphone and How They Captured a Dynamic Market

Seb James, Group CEO, Dixons Carphone plc.

Interviewer

Gilbert Harrison, Chairman, Financo

3:00 - 3:20pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
The Founding Story of Picnic: From Zero to $100 Million in 1.5 Years

Joris Beckers, Founder, Picnic

3:20 - 3:40pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Creating the Everywhere Store

Ronan Harris, Managing Director, Google UK & Ireland, Google

Session 4: 4:00 - 4:40pm

TRACK 1:

Shopping Experiences of the Future

Track Room 1

Retail Formats of the Future

Ross Bailey | Founder & CEO, Appear Here

Jen Rubio | Co-Founder & Creative Director, Away

Gunnar Ingi Sigurdsson | Managing Director, Hagkaup

David Martin | Joint Managing Director, M Worldwide

Phil Jeudy | Director, ZTP US (Moderator)

TRACK 2:

Shifting Ecommerce Trends

Track Room 2

Personalized Shopping Experiences

Claudia Roggenkamp | VP eCommerce Europe, Levi Strauss & Co.

Chris Morton | Co-Founder & CEO, Lyst

Gareth Rees-John | Global Digital Director, Topman Topshop

Wijnand Jongen | CEO, Thuiswinkel.org, Thuiswinkel.org (Moderator)

TRACK 3:

Consumer Behavior, Expectations and Demographics

Track Room 3

Adapting to Changing Consumers Across Europe

Tim Barrett | Senior Research Analyst - Retailing, Euromonitor International


European Grocery: Digital Winners

Simon Birkenhead | Managing Director, Europe, L2

Ken Seiff | Managing Partner, Beanstalk Ventures (Emcee)

TRACK 4:

Emerging Technologies Spotlight

Track Room 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers
Session 5: 4:45 - 5:25pm

TRACK 1

Conversational Commerce

Japjit Tulsi | VP, Engineering, eBay

Michael Haswell | Director, Shopping Business Development, Google

Tor Thompson | EMEA Regional Director, Bing Ads (Microsoft)

Anne Marie Stephen | CEO & Founder, Kwolia (Interviewer)

TRACK 2

Ecommerce Technology Leaders Roundtable

Dirk Hörig | CEO, commercetools

Julian Burnett | Chief Information Officer, House of Fraser

Volker Pilz | Head of Engineering, Zalando

Martin Gill | Research Director, Digital Strategy & Experience, Forrester (Moderator)

TRACK 3

Reaching Millennials

Jessica Alsing | Vice President, Asia & Europe eCommerce, Crocs Inc.

Stephanie Phair | Chief Strategy Officer, Farfetch

Konstantin Urban | Co-CEO, windeln.de

Steph Wissink | Managing Director, Jefferies (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers
Session 6: 5:30 - 6:10pm

TRACK 1

Innovations in Consumer Payments

Roelant Prins | Chief Commerce Officer, Adyen

Patrick Gauthier | VP, Amazon Pay

Nathalie Oestmann | Director, Head of Samsung Pay, Europe, Samsung Electronics

Mike Blandina | EVP Product & Technology, CTO, Westfield (Moderator)

TRACK 2

IoT and Connected Commerce

Andy Hobsbawm | Co-Founder & CMO, EVRYTHNG

Joe Jensen | VP, Internet of Things Group & GM, Retail Solutions Division, Intel Corporation

Tamir Melamud | Israel General Manager, SodaStream

TRACK 3

Transparency and Sustainability

Julie Mathers | CEO & Founder, Flora & Fauna

Isabella Goldmann | Managing Partner, Goldmann & Partners

Nina Shariati | Transparency Responsible, H&M

Rachel Arthur | Founder & Editor, Fashion & Mash (Interviewer)

TRACK 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers
6:00 - 7:30pm
Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall
7:30 - 9:30pm
Shoptalk Europe Evening Reception
Hosted by:   TurnTo