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StarHub SMB Hub presents: Welcoming the new retail wave in the digital age

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How to reinvent your business and disrupt the retail industry

With the rise of eCommerce and the sharing economy, the retail industry is facing a major shift in this digital age. The two powerful forces - the empowered consumer and disruptive technologies - are transforming the nature of consumption. Retailers need to embrace new changes and create a winning edge to stay ahead of competition.

This month, we invite successful industry experts including the co-founders of local heroes Airfrov and Megafash to share their exclusive insights and must-do strategies to thrive in this retail revolution.

KEY INSIGHTS
• Strategies to grow a C2C marketplace
• Creating breakthroughs with a disruptive retail business model
• How to drive a better customer experience and boost repeat purchases through targeted marketing
• Challenges and tips to stay relevant in the digital age

MEET THE SPEAKERS

Cai Li
Co-founder, Airfrov
A graduate from NTU Materials Science, Cai Li worked in a Regional Trading firm before starting Airfrov. While he was in university, he co-founded an eco-friendly T-shirt company, marking his first foray into e-commerce. Cai Li is unafraid of making mistakes and believes that they help him learn and further the movement to connect people to the best things in life through Airfrov.

Jiawen Ngeow
Co-founder & CEO, Megafash
With over 7 years of experience in marketplaces, e-commerce, retail and brand building, Jiawen has brought Megafash to the top 25 hottest startups list of Singapore Business Review within just 2 years since its launch. In 2017, Megafash was acquired by iFashion Group for S$3.5mil.

Irwin Tay
Senior Business Development Manager, Ascentis
In the age of online shopping, personalisation is more important than ever in enhancing customer relationships. 15 years in the market, Ascentis has enabled more than 200 retailers to build their personalised and targeted
marketing strategies based on actionable insights which resulted in enhanced and timely customer engagement.

Derrick
Associate, Assistant Director/Head of ICT, Fintech, Logistics and UStartup, NTUC U
A member of the founding team of UStartup, Derrick has helped support the thriving startup community in Singapore. In the setting up of UStartup, he has maneuvered through multiple challenges and developed key strategies to help businesses remain relevant in the ever-changing retail industry.

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