IRC Plus EDC





 
   CREATE & INNOVATE
 


Overview Thanks to
 
Competition is vicious, and the volume of opportunities for the consumer is huge, so how does a company can cut through this and win the modern consumer over? This track will explore some of the most exciting and innovative case studies of how the leading internet retailers are able to stand out from the crowd; proving themselves adaptive, and forward-thinking. Additionally, which retailers are leading, responding or following the technology opportunities? Most importantly how are these ‘pioneers’ incorporating technological advancements and with what results? What are the processes of decision-making leading up to such changes?


Topics will include; online shopping in tomorrow’s world: How will technology give the consumer greater options in search & buying strategies? Encouraging a creative culture in marketing that feeds through into successful marketing campaigns. Building in-house teams of technology experts to carry your organisation into the future. Hear how retailers has successfully adopted a new technology or innovation that has markedly improved their bottom line. And how will the retail sector change in the next ten years? How can retailers brace themselves & be prepared so to keep pace in a highly competitive industry?



Theatre 3

09.00 - 12.00


OPENING PLENARY ADDRESS


See full line-up of the Opening Plenary Address here


Ian Jindal, Editor in Chief, InternetRetailing
 

  • 12.00 - 12.30


    OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS


    Online Shopping in Tomorrow’s World: How Will Technology Give the Consumer Greater Options in Search & Buying Strategies?

     

    12.35 - 13.05


    SPONSOR SESSION


     

    13.05 - 14.00


    Lunch and networking


     

    14.00 - 14.30


    PRESENTATION


    Encouraging a Creative Culture in Marketing That Feeds Through Into Successful Marketing Campaigns

     

    14.35 - 15.05


    PANEL DEBATE


    Building In-House Teams of Technology Experts To Carry Your Organisation Into the Future


    Dave Elston, Digital Director, European Region, Clarks
     

  • 15.05 - 15.40


    Coffee break and networking


     

    15.40 - 16.20


    ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSIONS


    Case study sharing on how retailers haVE successfully adopted new technology or innovation that has markedly improved their bottom line. Please visit the Roundtables section of the website to view the full line-up.

     

    16.30 - 17.00


    SPONSOR SESSION


     

    17.00 - 17.30


    CLOSING KEYNOTE ADDRESS


    How Will the Retail Sector Change in the Next ten Years? How Can Retailers Brace Themselves & Be Prepared so to Keep Pace in a Highly Competitive Industry?