PSFK is proud to present the 7th edition of the Future of Retail. Join us on January 17, 2017 at Scandinavia House for a half-day conference built around PSFK’s recently launched Future of Retail 2017 report, which looks at transformation strategies for customer-first business.
The report presents key strategies that retailers and brands must take to create a customer-first organization that can exceed the expectations of a new generation of shoppers. This half-day event provides an in-depth trends analysis of the retail landscape and delivers actionable strategies for an empowered frontline and responsive operations.
Alongside expert speakers, PSFK researchers will present an overview of the new report, examining the shifting consumer behaviors and major trends that will influence future seasons of retail planning.
ABOUT THE EVENT
The Future of Retail 2017 NYC launch event will be an inspirational morning session kicking off with breakfast, and featuring insights from the PSFK team as well as presentations from key innovators. The speakers will share practicable insights that highlight the impact of the findings and suggest approaches for translating trends into action.
Who Should Attend
Anyone involved in the creation of the retail and service experiences online, on mobile and in-store: retailers, brands, agencies, technology companies and service providers.
8:30 am – Doors open & breakfast
9:00 am – Presentation Part 1
10:15 am – Break
10:45 am – Presentation Part 2
12:30 pm – Session close
Angela Maurer, Head of Tesco Labs
Angela will explain how the grocery retailer aims to design and create the future Tesco today.
Jonas Nwuke, Chief of Staff IBM Watson
Jonas will talk about how cognitive computing is changing the way consumers are managing customer experiences.
David Walker, Vice President Carrot Creative (VICE)
David will speak about the inspirational concepts his agency developed around the Future of Retail report.
Andrew Deitchman, Founder The New Stand
Andrew will speak about the radical, new, every-channel retail concept that he launched.
Still more speakers to come!
WHO IS PSFK LABS?
PSFK Labs is the research & strategy division connected to daily ideas site, PSFK.com. PSFK Labs has a history of presenting thought leadership in key sectors. Our retail reports are widely read and summary versions have been viewed by over half a million people online.
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