2017 Agenda

You can see the Shoptalk Europe schedule here and confirmed speakers here. To apply to speak, click here.

Sunday Agenda

4:00 - 8:00pm
Registration & Badge Pickup
7:00 - 9:00pm
Shoptalk Europe Welcome Reception

Monday Agenda

Registration Hours:

7:00am - 6:30pm

Exhibit Hall Open:

8:30am - 12:15pm

1:15pm - 2:30pm

4:00pm - 7:30pm

7:30 - 9:00am
Breakfast
8:30am - 12:15pm
Exhibit Hall Open
8:45 - 9:45am
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
Session 1: 10:00 - 10:40am

TRACK 1:

Disruptive Startups and Pioneering Brands

Track Room 1

Meeting Consumer Demands Through Product Customization

Bram de Zwart | CEO, 3D Hubs

Dr. Christian Maass | Vice President E-Commerce, Cimpress

Moritz Schiebold | CEO, Volumental

Christian Polge | Founder & President, Aurora Invest (Interviewer)

TRACK 2:

Digitization of Physical Retail Stores

Track Room 2

Track Keynote: Engaging Consumers Through Interactive Technologies

Martin Wild | Chief Digital Officer, MediaMarktSaturn Retail Group

Helen Vaid | Chief Customer Officer, Pizza Hut

TRACK 3:

On-Demand, Delivery & Logistics

Track Room 3

Track Keynote: Innovations in Logistics

Amando Sánchez Falcón | Chief Corporate Officer, DIA

TRACK 4:

Marketing Evolution

Track Room 4

The Next Generation of Search: AI, Visual Search and More

Matthew Zeiler | CEO & Founder, Clarifai

Jennifer Liu | Director, Product Management, Google

Amir Konigsberg | CEO, Twiggle

Session 2: 10:45am - 11:25am

TRACK 1

Ecommerce Companies Launching Physical Retail Locations

Savannah Sachs | Managing Director, Birchbox UK

Max Wittrock | Co-Founder, mymuesli

Baz Saidieh | CEO, TrueStart (Interviewer)

TRACK 2

Customer-Centric Supply Chain Innovation

Claus Byskov | Logistics and ERP Program Director, Coop Denmark

Neil Ackerman | Senior Director, Global Supply Chain Advanced Planning, Johnson and Johnson

Roman Kirsch | CEO, Lesara

Fernando Pasamón | EMEA Retail Co-leader, Deloitte (Moderator)

TRACK 3

Last-Mile Fulfillment, Same Day and Pickup (Part 1)

Gemma Sorigué | CEO & Co-Founder, Deliberry

Allan Martinson | Chief Operating Officer, Starship Technologies

Damien Bon | CEO, Stuart

Phil Wahba | Senior Writer, Fortune (Interviewer)

TRACK 4

Marketing Through Social Platforms

Pouya Boland | CEO and Co-Founder, chiquelle.com

Sharon Tighe | Head of Social Media & Community Strategy, eumom

Patrick Martin | Consultant, Agency of Others (Moderator)

Session 3: 11:30am - 12:10pm

TRACK 1

The Evolution of Marketplaces

Marc Pohl | Founder & Managing Director, JUNIQE

Cristina Berta Jones | Chief Operating Officer, Naspers B2C Ecommerce

Carl Waldekranz | Co-Founder & CEO, Tictail

Frederic Court | Founder & Managing Partner, Felix Capital (Moderator)

TRACK 2

Track Keynote: Omnichannel Customer Experiences

Matthias Bauer | Managing Director, OBI Digital

Adrian Letts | Managing Director - Online, Tesco

TRACK 3

Last-Mile Fulfillment, Same Day and Pickup (Part 2)

Rafal Brzoska | CEO - President of the Board, InPost

Karl Munthe-Kaas | CEO & Co-Founder, Kolonial.no

Daniel Thung | Co-Founder & Member of the Board, Supervista AG / Brillen.de

Paul Martin | Head of UK Retail, KPMG (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Building Loyal Communities

Edward Griffith | Founder, LoveCrafts

Simon Belsham | CEO, notonthehighstreet.com

John Argento | Managing Director, Europe, Bedrock Manufacturing BV Europe (Shinola & Filson)

Bela Evers | Senior Digital Consultant - Strategy & Innovation, Needle Strategy (Moderator)

12:15 - 12:35pmGeneral Session Room
Opening Remarks

Anil D. Aggarwal, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Shoptalk

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Global Content Officer, Shoptalk

Carl Hazeley, Head of Content, Shoptalk Europe

12:35 - 12:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation

Jerry Storch, CEO, Hudson’s Bay Company

12:55 - 1:15pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat

Steven Lowy, Co-CEO, Westfield

Interviewer

Lauren Sherman, New York Editor, Business of Fashion

1:15 - 2:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
1:15 - 2:30pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
2:35 - 2:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation

Spencer Fung, Group CEO, Li & Fung

2:55 - 3:15pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat

Tim Kendall, President, Pinterest

Interviewer

Jason Del Rey, Senior Editor, Commerce, Recode

3:15 - 3:35pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Dominik Richter, Founder & CEO, HelloFresh

3:35 - 3:55pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat

Michael Dubin, Founder & CEO, Dollar Shave Club

4:00 - 7:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
Session 4: 4:00 - 4:40pm

TRACK 1:

Disruptive Startups & Pioneering Brands

Track Room 1

Track Keynote: Transforming the World of Retail

Stephan Schambach | Founder & CEO, NewStore

Danny Perekalsky | CEO, OZON.ru

TRACK 2:

Designing Innovative Products and Experiences

Track Room 2

Experiential Retail

Fabian Rieden | Managing Director, Eataly Germany

Adam Hockney | Retail Director, Rapha

Carla Cammilla Hjort | Director, SPACE10

TRACK 3:

Culture & Leadership

Track Room 3

Track Keynote: Developing Commerce Leaders

Mieke Veldhuis | CCO, Bugaboo International

Simona Scarpaleggia | CEO, IKEA Switzerland

TRACK 4:

Marketing Evolution

Track Room 4

Track Keynote: Marketing and Analytics

Martin Harbech | Director of Retail, Ecommerce & FinTech, Facebook

Suja Chandrasekaran | Chief Information Officer, Kimberly-Clark

Session 5: 4:45 - 5:25pm

TRACK 1

Disrupting the Retail Value Chain

Jas Bagniewski | Founder & CEO, Eve Sleep

Alex Moreno | Co-Founder & CEO, Hawkers

Dirk Graber | Founder & Managing Director, Mister Spex

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

TRACK 2

Innovative Product Design

Wilhelm Oehl | Partner, Eight Inc.

Cheryl Kaplan | Co- Founder & President, M. Gemi

Alexandra C. Wood | Chief Operating Officer, Wearable X

TRACK 3

Beyond Technology: Building a Culture That Enables Innovation

Angela Gallenz | HR Manager, H&M Germany

John Vary | Head of IT Innovation Team, John Lewis

Sergio Caredda | Senior Director, HR Business Partner DTC EMEA, VF International

David Naim | Partner, Retail and Consumer Advisory Lead for Western Europe and Maghreb, EY Advisory (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Mobile Marketing

James Flett | Senior Customer Marketing Manager, Caffè Nero

Michaël Krief | Group Information Systems Director, Hammerson Pic

Asif Khan | Founder & President, LBMA (Moderator)

Session 6: 5:30 - 6:10pm

TRACK 1

New Retail Ecommerce Models

Patrick Hurenkamp | Founder & Managing Director, Bloomon

Kieran O'Neill | CEO & Co-Founder, Thread

Sébastien Fabre | Co-Founder & CEO, Vestiaire Collective

Frederic Court | Founder & Managing Partner, Felix Capital (Moderator)

TRACK 2

Agency Perspectives on Design

Nicole Srock.Stanley | Co-Founder & CEO, dan pearlman

Katelijn Quartier | Academic Director, Retail Design Lab, Hasselt University

Lewis Allen | Director of Environments, Portland Design

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

TRACK 3

Organizing for Innovation and Growth

Christine Cross | Director, Christine Cross Ltd and Advisory Board Member

Mike Logue | CEO, Dreams Ltd

Martin Newman | Chairman, Practicology (Moderator)

TRACK 4

The Future of Marketing

Vladimir Stankovic | Digital & E-Commerce Director, Camper

Charmaine Huet | CMO, Woolworths South Africa

Vincent Tresno | Digital Strategy Consultant, Tresno Digital (Moderator)

6:00 - 7:30pm
Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall

Exclusive Book Signing: The End of Online Shopping—read more here

Tuesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

7:00am - 3:00pm

Exhibit Hall Open:

8:30am - 11:45am

12:55pm - 2:30pm

3:30pm - 7:30pm

7:00 - 8:30am
Breakfast
8:30 - 11:45am
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

Jean-Jacques van Oosten | Chief Digital Officer, REWE Group

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

Irena Goldenberg | Co-Founder & General Partner, Highland Europe

Bruno Crémel | General Partner, Partech Ventures

Jacob Bro | Technology Executive & Advisor, Minimal Ventures (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

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

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

TRACK 3

Emerging Technologies That Drive Retail Innovation: A VC Perspective

Saeed Amidi | Founder & CEO, Plug and Play

Dr. Florian Heinemann | Founding Partner, Project A

John Doran | General Partner, TCV

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

TRACK 4

Next Generation Attribution

Christian Henschel | Co-Founder & CEO, Adjust

James Collins | Managing Director/SVP, Global, Attribution, Rakuten Marketing

Session 3: 10:00 - 10:40am

TRACK 1

Augmented and Virtual Reality

Ambarish Mitra | CEO & Co-Founder, Blippar

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

Beck Besecker | Co-Founder & CEO, Marxent

TRACK 2

Mobile Commerce and Engagement

Ville Kangasmuukko | CEO, Bubbleroom

Maria Raga | CEO, Depop

Demet Mutlu | Founder & CEO, Trendyol.com

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

Kyle Duford | Global VP, Digital & Ecommerce, Dr. Martens

Lars Kietzer | Head of Product Center Shop, zooplus AG

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

10:40 - 11:40am
Funding Founders (Prescheduled Only)
10:40 - 11:40am
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
10:40 - 11:40am
Networking Break in the Exhibit Hall
11:45 - 11:55amGeneral Session Room
Day 2 Opening Remarks
11:55am - 12:15pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Mariangela Marseglia, Director, Amazon Prime Now, Amazon

12:15 - 12:35pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

RJ Pittman, Chief Product Officer, eBay

12:35 - 12:55pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Terry von Bibra, General Manager Europe, Alibaba Group

12:55 - 2:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
12:55 - 2:30pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
1:30 - 2:30pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
2:40 - 3:00pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Seb James, Group CEO, Dixons Carphone plc.

Interviewer

Gilbert Harrison, Chairman, Financo

3:00 - 3:20pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Joris Beckers, Founder, Picnic

3:20 - 3:40pmGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Ronan Harris, Managing Director Google UK, Google

3:30 - 7:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
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

Charlie Cole | Chief Digital Officer, TUMI

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

TRACK 4:

Emerging Technologies Spotlight

Track Room 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers

Adam Levene | Founder & CEO, HERO

Vol Pigrukh | CEO & Co-Founder, Profitero

Lars Rabe | RVP Customer Success, EMEA & APJ, Salesforce Commerce Cloud

Yael Vizel | CEO, Zeekit

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

Stephanie Phair | Chief Strategy Officer, Farfetch

Konstantin Urban | Co-CEO, windeln.de

Steph Wissink | Managing Director, Jefferies (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers

Lihi Pinto Fryman | Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Syte.ai

Jay Klein | Chief Technology Officer, Voyager Labs

Peter Cahill | Founder & CEO, Voysis

Rachel Delacour | Start-up Evangelist, Zendesk & Co-Founder of BIME, Zendesk

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

TRACK 2

IoT and Connected Commerce

Niall Murphy | Co-Founder & CEO, EVRYTHNG

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

Tamir Melamud | Israel Country 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

Jannis Koehn | CEO, LOOKLET

Markus Linder | Co-Founder & CEO, SMARTASSISTANT

Kristo Ovasko | Founder, CEO, Smartly.io

6:00 - 7:30pm
Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall
7:30 - 9:30pm
Shoptalk Europe Evening Reception Hosted by Google

Wednesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

7:00 - 11:00am

Exhibit Hall Open:

8:30am - 1:30pm

7:30 - 9:30am
Breakfast
8:30am - 1:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open
8:30 - 9:30am
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
8:30 - 9:30am
Funding Founders (Prescheduled Only)
9:40 - 9:50amGeneral Session Room
Final Day Remarks
9:50 - 10:10amGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat

Michael Ward, Managing Director, Harrods

Interviewer

Phil Wahba, Senior Writer, Fortune

10:10 - 10:30amGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat

Philip Krim, Co-Founder & CEO, Casper

10:30 - 10:50amGeneral Session Room
Keynote

Julia Bösch, Founder & Managing Director, OUTFITTERY

10:50 - 11:10am
Networking Break
Session 1: 11:15 - 11:55am

TRACK 1:

Global and Cross-Border Commerce

Track Room 1

Track Keynote: Succeeding in International Markets

Dr. Philipp Kreibohm | Founder & Co-CEO, Home24

TRACK 2:

Research and Market Insights

Track Room 2

The Store of the Future

Natalie Berg | Director, Retail Insights, Planet Retail RNG


Insights on Europe's Top 500 Multichannel and Ecommerce Retailers

Ian Jindal | Editor in Chief & Co-Founder, InternetRetailing


Changing Consumer Spending Patterns in an Experience-Driven Economy

Sarah Quinlan | Senior Vice President, Market Insights, Mastercard, Mastercard

TRACK 3:

Startup Pitch

Track Room 3

Presenting Companies

Revieve

ZigZag Global

Hullabalook

T H E U N S E E N

SkipQ

TRACK 4:

Emerging Technologies Spotlight

Track Room 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores

Joaquin Villalba | CEO and Co-Founder, Nextail

Samuel Mueller | CEO & Co-Founder, Scandit

Mariano Gomide de Faria | Co-CEO & Founder, VTEX

Chris Sheldrick | Co-Founder & CEO, what3words

Session 2: 12:00 - 12:40pm

TRACK 1

Selling Across Borders

Michael Truluck | CEO La Redoute International, La Redoute

Philip Rooke | CEO, Spreadshirt

Kijo Oudshoorn | CCO, vidaXL

Michael Poynor | Founder, Retail Expertise (Interviewer)

TRACK 2

Key Themes and Trends in European Internet and Ecommerce

Andrea Ferraz, CFA | Executive Director, Morgan Stanley


Influence Not Affluence: Winning Over the Future Consumer

Mirko Warschun | Head of Consumer Industries & Retail Practice EMEA, A.T. Kearney


The Power of Consumer Emotions in the Shopping Experience

Nick Bonney | Managing Director, ABA Research

TRACK 3

Presenting Companies

Cimmerse

Pasabi

Follow Inspiration S.A.

WiseShelf

EON - ID

TRACK 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores

Jean-François Chianetta | Founder & CEO, Augment

Alan O'Herlihy | CEO, Everseen

Ofer Klein | Founder & CEO, kwik

Session 3: 12:45 - 1:25pm

TRACK 1

Understanding the China Opportunity

Mei Chen | International Business, Alibaba Group

Sylvie Freund Pickavance | Group Strategy & Business Development Director, Value Retail PLC

Chris Vincent | Global CEO, Practicology (Moderator)

TRACK 2

Creating Value in a Digital and Experiential World: Lessons From Luxury

David Dubois | Professor of Marketing, INSEAD

TRACK 3

To Be Announced

TRACK 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores

Smadar Landau | CEO & Founder, feelter

André Sousa | Co-Founder & Joint CEO, InovRetail

Franz Riedl | COO, Styla

Fabrice Haiat | Founder & CEO, YOOBIC

1:25 - 2:40pm
Lunch