2017 Agenda

You can see the Shoptalk Europe schedule here and confirmed speakers 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 - 7:30pm

7:30 - 9:00am
Breakfast
8:30am - 7:30pm
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

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

Wilhelm Oehl | Partner and CXO, Eight Inc.

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

TRACK 3:

On-Demand, Delivery & Logistics

Track Room 3

Track Keynote: Innovations in Logistics

Amando Sánchez Falcón | Chief Corporate Officer, DIA

Dr. Hui Cheng | Head of JDX Silicon Valley Research Center, JD.com

Joanna Perry | Head of Marketing, Practicology (Interviewer)

TRACK 4:

Marketing Evolution

Track Room 4

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

Matthew Zeiler | CEO & Founder, Clarifai

Ted Mann | CEO, Slyce

Amir Konigsberg | CEO, Twiggle

Edoardo Manitto (Interviewer)

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

TRACK 1

Ecommerce Companies Launching Physical Retail Locations

Koen Bremer | COO, Ace & Tate

Savannah Sachs | Managing Director, Birchbox UK

Max Wittrock | Co-Founder, mymuesli

Baz Saidieh | Advisor, True (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

Matthias Wilrich | Co-Founder & COO, 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 | Founder & Director, Agency of Others (Moderator)

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

TRACK 1

The Evolution of Marketplaces

Cristina Berta Jones | Chief Operating Officer, Naspers B2C Ecommerce

Marc Pohl | Founder & Managing Director, JUNIQE

Carl Waldekranz | Co-Founder & CEO, Tictail

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

TRACK 2

Track Keynote: Omnichannel Customer Experiences

Matthias Bauer | Managing Director, OBI Digital

Adrian Letts | Managing Director - Online, Tesco

Edoardo Manitto (Emcee)

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

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

12:35 - 12:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
The Bridge to the Future of Retail

Jerry Storch, CEO, Hudson’s Bay Company

12:55 - 1:15pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
Collaboration is the New Competitive Advantage

Steven Lowy, Co-CEO, Westfield

Interviewer

Lauren Sherman, New York Editor, Business of Fashion

1:15 - 2:30pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by:   AltaPay
1:15 - 2:30pm
Exclusive Book Signing with Stephan Schambach—read more here
2:35 - 2:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Creating Supply Chains of the Future

Spencer Fung, Group CEO, Li & Fung

2:55 - 3:15pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
Pinterest: Visual Discovery Moving Consumers From Inspiration to Action

Tim Kendall, President, Pinterest

Interviewer

Jason Del Rey, Senior Editor, Commerce, Recode

3:15 - 3:35pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
From Startup to Global Brand, Dollar Shave Club Enters Act Two

Michael Dubin, Founder & CEO, Dollar Shave Club

Interviewer

Tim Barrett, Senior Research Analyst - Retailing, Euromonitor International

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

Edoardo Manitto (Emcee)

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

Patrick Martin | Founder & Director, Agency of Others (Emcee)

TRACK 3:

Culture & Leadership

Track Room 3

Track Keynote: Developing Commerce Leaders

Mieke Veldhuis | CCO, Bugaboo International

Simona Scarpaleggia | CEO, IKEA Switzerland

Phil Jeudy | Director, ZTP US (Emcee)

TRACK 4:

Marketing Evolution

Track Room 4

Track Keynote: Marketing and Analytics

Martin Harbech | Facebook, Director – Commerce, Facebook

Peter Boris Kreilgaard | Head of Marketing, coop.dk

Joanna Perry | Head of Marketing, Practicology (Emcee)

Session 5: 4:45 - 5:25pm

TRACK 1

Disrupting the Retail Value Chain

Chris Morton | Co-Founder & CEO, Lyst

Dirk Graber | Founder & Managing Director, Mister Spex

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

TRACK 2

Innovative Product Design

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

Alexandra C. Wood | Chief Operating Officer, Wearable X

Martin Gill | Research Director, Digital Strategy & Experience, Forrester (Emcee)

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

Michaël Krief | Group Information Systems Director, Hammerson Plc

James Flett | Senior Customer Marketing Manager, Caffè Nero

Arik Reiter | Chief Product Officer, Galeria Kaufhof

Asif Khan | Founder & President, LBMA (Moderator)

Session 6: 5:30 - 6:10pm

TRACK 1

New Retail Ecommerce Models

Patrick Hurenkamp | Founder & Managing Director, Bloomon

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

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

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 (Moderator)

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

Carina Ertl | CMO, Eton

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:

8:00am - 7:30pm

7:00 - 8:30am
Breakfast
8:00am - 7:30pm
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

Charlie Cole | Chief Digital Officer, TUMI

Rachel Arthur | Founder & Editor, Fashion & Mash (Emcee)

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

Bruno Crémel | General Partner, Partech Ventures

Dr. Florian Heinemann | Founding Partner, Project A

Antoine Fine | Partner, Otium Consumer (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

Bruce MacInnes | Chairman, BrandAlley

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

David Alves | Executive Board Member, SonaeMC

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

TRACK 3

Emerging Technologies That Drive Retail Innovation: A VC Perspective

Davor Hebel | Managing Partner, Europe Ventures, Eight Roads

Miguel Bagulho | Investment Manager, Sonae IM

John Doran | General Partner, TCV

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

TRACK 4

Next Generation Attribution

Christian Henschel | Co-Founder & CEO, Adjust

John Gillan | MD Northern Europe, Criteo

David Hardy | Senior Director, Attribution Services, Rakuten Marketing

Asif Khan | Founder & President, LBMA (Moderator)

Session 3: 10:00 - 10:40am

TRACK 1

Augmented and Virtual Reality

David Marimon | CEO & Co-Founder, Catchoom

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

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

TRACK 2

Mobile Commerce and Engagement

Ville Kangasmuukko | CEO, Bubbleroom

Maria Raga | CEO, Depop

Roman Kirsch | CEO, Lesara

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

Lars Kietzer | Head of Product Center Shop, zooplus AG

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

10:40 - 11:40am
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
11:45 - 11:55amGeneral Session Room
Copenhagen drummers
11:55am - 12:15pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
The Speed of Innovation at Amazon: Developing Magic in 111 Days

Mariangela Marseglia, Director, Amazon Prime Now, Amazon

12:15 - 12:35pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Artificial Intelligence: Powering the Future of Commerce at eBay

RJ Pittman, Chief Product Officer, eBay

12:35 - 12:55pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
New Retail: The Seamless Shopping Experience

Terry von Bibra, General Manager Europe, Alibaba Group

12:55 - 2:30pm
Lunch in the Exhibit Hall
Sponsored by:   TurnTo
1:30 - 2:30pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
2:40 - 3:00pmGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
The Growth of Dixons Carphone and How They Captured a Dynamic Market

Seb James, Group CEO, Dixons Carphone plc.

Interviewer

Gilbert Harrison, Chairman, Financo

3:00 - 3:20pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
The Founding Story of Picnic: From Zero to $100 Million in 1.5 Years

Joris Beckers, Founder, Picnic

3:20 - 3:40pmGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Creating the Everywhere Store

Ronan Harris, Managing Director, Google UK & Ireland, Google

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

Gareth Rees-John | Global Digital Director, Topman Topshop

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

Ken Seiff | Managing Partner, Beanstalk Ventures (Emcee)

TRACK 4:

Emerging Technologies Spotlight

Track Room 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers
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

Jessica Alsing | Vice President, Asia & Europe eCommerce, Crocs Inc.

Stephanie Phair | Chief Strategy Officer, Farfetch

Konstantin Urban | Co-CEO, windeln.de

Steph Wissink | Managing Director, Jefferies (Moderator)

TRACK 4

Acquiring and Retaining Customers
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

Mike Blandina | EVP Product & Technology, CTO, Westfield (Moderator)

TRACK 2

IoT and Connected Commerce

Andy Hobsbawm | Co-Founder & CMO, EVRYTHNG

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

Tamir Melamud | Israel General 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
6:00 - 7:30pm
Networking Reception in Exhibit Hall
7:30 - 9:30pm
Shoptalk Europe Evening Reception
Hosted by:   TurnTo

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)
9:40 - 9:50amGeneral Session Room
Final Day Remarks

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Global Content Officer, Shoptalk

Carl Hazeley, Head of Content, Shoptalk Europe

9:50 - 10:10amGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
Luxury is Alive and Well in London

Michael Ward, Managing Director, Harrods

Interviewer

Phil Wahba, Senior Writer, Fortune

10:10 - 10:30amGeneral Session Room
Fireside Chat
Reinventing Traditional Business Models for Global Consumers

Philip Krim, Co-Founder & CEO, Casper

Interviewer

Phil Wahba, Senior Writer, Fortune

10:30 - 10:50amGeneral Session Room
Presentation
Personalisation is the Future of Retail

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

Michael Truluck | CEO La Redoute International, La Redoute

Martin Gill | Research Director, Digital Strategy & Experience, Forrester (Emcee)

Michael Poynor | Founder, Retail Expertise (Interviewer)

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 | CEO RetailX and Co-Founder InternetRetailing, RetailX and 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

Emcee

Deborah Weinswig | Managing Director, Fung Global Retail & Technology


Judges

Rebecca Hunt | Principal, Octopus Ventures

Dan Rosen | Partner, Commerce Ventures

Jessica Schultz | Partner, Northzone


Presenting Companies

ZigZag Global | Cross-Border Returns

T H E U N S E E N | Color-Change Technology

WiseShelf | Light-Based Smart Shelf Technology

Hullabalook | Visual Search Tool

Oriient | Indoor Positioning Service

TRACK 4:

Emerging Technologies Spotlight

Track Room 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores
Session 2: 12:00 - 12:40pm

TRACK 1

Selling Across Borders

Philip Rooke | CEO, Spreadshirt

Kijo Oudshoorn | CCO, vidaXL

Michael Poynor | Founder, Retail Expertise (Interviewer)

TRACK 2

The Future of Online Retail

Andrea Ferraz, CFA | Head of European Internet Research, 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

Pasabi | AI-Based Personal Recommendations

EON-ID | RFID Thread

Sensei | In-Store Video Recognition

MobieTrain | Employee Training App

Cimmerse | 3D Product Visualization

Sensefinity | Inventory Monitoring

TRACK 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores
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

Joanna Perry | Head of Marketing, Practicology (Interviewer)

TRACK 2

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

David Dubois | Professor of Marketing, INSEAD

TRACK 3

Presenting Companies

SkipQ | Self-Checkout for Fashion

daco | AI-Based Competitive Intelligence

Follow Inspiration | Self-Driven Shopping Cart

TRACK 4

Optimizing Ecommerce and Stores
1:25 - 2:40pm
Lunch