Retail: Merchandising, Friday 4 May 2018

KEYNOTE PLENARY: THE FUTURE OF COMMERCE

08:50

Chair’s Opening Remarks

09:00

Panel: The future of connected retail

In this panel, we will feature a retailer, an eTailer and a bank to show you the complete spectrum of commerce and how it’s changing. What does ‘seamless’ really look like? Find out from this panel.
09:30

Panel: Disruptive retail technology

Here, you will find out which retail technology truly has the potential to disrupt retail, and how that will happen.
10:00

Panel: Amazon: Will it really succeed in Southeast Asia?

In this panel we will discuss the prospects that Amazon.com has in Asia. Will it succeed? Or will Alibaba and other local competitors beat it?
10:30

Morning Break

EVOLUTION OF POS

Retail: Merchandising
11:20

How to go completely cashier-less

  • How does Amazon Go actually work?
  • What opportunities do cashier-less terminals present?
  • What drawbacks come with going cashier-less, and how can these be overcome?
Panel discussion
Retail: Merchandising
11:40

Integrating physical POS with digital payment solutions

  • How advanced is NFC?
  • When will Apple Pay and similar services really take off?
  • How can retailers manage the expense of providing numerous payment options?
Retail: Merchandising
12:20

Start-Up Elevator Pitches

12:30

Lunch Break

AR IN MERCHANDISING

Retail: Merchandising
13:45

From theory to practice: How AR is changing merchandising

  • How does Augmented Reality software actually work?
  • How Augmented Reality can be used to make product layouts more attractive
  • How Augmented Reality can make product displays more interactive
Hanh Le
Retail: Merchandising
14:05

Panel: Data driven merchandising and store design decision making

  • Why social media monitoring is becoming one of the most important parts of a merchandiser’s job
  • Can improved monitoring of consumer trends help retailers to combat homogenisation of product offerings?
  • Should retailers use customer data trends to focus their efforts more on private labels? If so, what role would third-party merchandise have in the store of the future?
Retail: Merchandising
14:45

Start-Up Elevator Pitches

14:55

Afternoon Break

INVENTORY MANAGEMENT

Retail: Merchandising
15:30

Manipulating inventory levels to maximise revenue

  • How restricting demand can be used to raise prices
  • How to manage the costs of dead inventory: Is discounting really worth the trouble in the long run?
  • How can retailers implement inventory management systems that are more responsive to changes in demand?
Retail: Merchandising
15:50

How to predict demand beyond relying on historical purchase data

  • What data sources beyond historical purchase data are useful?
  • How can you predict when products will drop in popularity, before sales start to drop?
  • How can retailers effectively capture and respond to social data in real time?
Retail: Merchandising
16:10

How the IoT will change inventory management

  • How the IoT actually works in relation to inventory management
  • What inventory costs does the IoT reduce?
  • How to construct a sustainable ecosystem to manage your inventory using IoT tools
Retail: Merchandising
16:30

Start-Up Elevator Pitches

16:40

Chair's Closing Remarks

Close of Seamless Asia 2018 – see you in 2019!

last published: 21/Nov/17 14:45

 

 

 

 

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