IRC Plus EDC





 
   OPENING PLENARY ADDRESS
 


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Reflecting the state of the industry, our opening debates aim to clarify exactly what the modern landscape is. How have consumers evolved in terms of their expectations and demands? How can retailers respond profitably? We also explore the possibilities in new talent and working methodology. What is the perfect blend of age and experience, and how can traditional labour be reconciled with new opportunities in technology?

09.00 - 09.10


CHAIR’S INTRODUCTION


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Ian Jindal, Editor in Chief, InternetRetailing
 

  • 09.10 - 09.35


    OPENING PLENARY


    The Modern Consumer Demands A Modern Approach to e-Commerce. What Defines The New Modern? How Are Innovative Retailers Keeping Pace?

     

    09.35 - 10.00


    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?

     

    10.10 - 10.40


    IRC ROUNDTABLES & NETWORKING BREAK



    Alessandra DiLorenzo, Chief Commercial Officer – Media & Partnerships, lastminute.com

    Gabrielle O’Hare, Co-owner/ Founder, Digivoxx
     

  • 10.45 - 11.15


    TOP 500 KNOWLEDGE PANEL


    Emotional Commerce: Putting the E into ecommerce


    Simon Bell, Founder and Managing Director, Diligent commerce

    Sean McKee, Director of Ecommerce, Schuh

    Ian Jindal, Editor in Chief, InternetRetailing
     

  • 11.15 - 12.00


    Coffee break and networking


    If you didn’t manage to get a coffee in the last break, you’ve now got 45 minutes to network and chat whilst we transform IRC into Three Conference streams.