Going Cashless: Interviews with Central Banks in Asia about their cashless strategies
Exploring how monetary policy is changing
How can central banks support these changes?
How is technology working to enable a cashless society?
Technology innovations which will change the payments landscape
Banks & Technology Panel Debate
Now you have heard from both we will now bring together both sides to explore the challenges that are being faced in the move towards a cashless adoption. Both sides will explore what the future of a cashless society looks like in societies which are heavily reliant on cash.
The effect of Modernisation of Digital Payments and what this means for the future
Is there opportunity for a degree of consolidation in the payments industry?
How can blockchain facilitate value transfer to further disrupt the payments ecosystem?
Digital ID: Is it the future for digital payments?
Panel: How search marketing for eTailers is changing, and what they need to do to keep up
How has Google improved its shopping suite for retailers?
Individual product indexing: Why this isn’t practical at scale, and what to do about it
Main menu navigation: How to ensure this is SEO-optimised
How to ensure product descriptions are up to par
The impact of AI on the future of search in e-commerce
Why AI is not a marketing channel
How are developments in AI changing search marketing?
Is AI search primarily focused on images? How will it affect text search in eCommerce?
Start-Up Elevator Pitches
Roundtable Discussion Session
Now’s your chance to get really interactive.Choose one of our tables and join the discussion.
Pinterest, Instagram and the rise in visual-first social discovery
How social has changed the marketing funnel, and what retailers need to do to make the best of it
How social media has made niche brands like Mansur Gavriel and Glossier famous, and what large retailers can learn from them
How retailers can change their buying strategies based on brand that do well on social media
Panel: What is the future of social media for eTail?
The impact of social discovery on the emergence of trends: How social accelerates emergence of new trends, and what retailers can do to ensure they respond to this quickly
The social stamp of approval: What brands need to do to ensure they’re credible amongst social influencers
How social media has changed the power balance: Why retailers now need to ensure their product selections reflect, rather than dictate, consumer trends
Start-Up Elevator Pitches
Recreating a live shopping experience on social platforms
How shopping as entertainment is being reinvented for a generation with short attention-span and many options for content
What it takes for live-streaming shows to actually work
A look into Amazon’s Style Code Live: How well is it working?
Live-streaming shopping apps: How retailers can use them effectively
Video: More than just advertising?
How does shoppable video work?
How to balance plot with product
How to ensure a smooth jump from the video to the shopping screen
Purchasing directly on social media platforms: Why is it not more popular?
Are social media platforms at the wrong end of the platform problem, or are social platforms just not suitable for direct sales?
Are there cases where buying on social platforms has worked well? If so, why?