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Speakers

SHOPtalk 2020 conference

SUN-WED

MAR

22-25

FEATURED SPEAKER

Seemantini Godbole

EVP & Chief Information Officer, Lowe’s

SESSION 2

Hiring and Training the Next Generation Workforce

TRACK 1 ROOM

14:45 - 15:25

Hiring and Training the Next Generation Workforce

Sunday, March 22nd, 14:45-15:35

One of the biggest challenges brands and retailers face is how to hire the right digital talent. This challenge is especially acute when businesses seek candidates with high-demand technology skills. At the same time, a number of companies are investing in upskilling programs for existing employees across the organization, whether they work at corporate headquarters or in the warehouse. 

In this two-part session, hear how companies identify and recruit the best candidates, as well as how they empower their existing workforce to work alongside emerging technologies.

 

22

MAR

TRACK 1

14:45

FEATURED SPEAKER

Yael Alroy

PRINCIPAL, VIOLA VENTURES

SESSION 3

Cutting-Edge Retail Technologies: Highlighting the Hubs of Global Innovation

Retail technology innovation is a global phenomenon. In some markets like China and India, a growing middle class has given rise to new innovative businesses looking to serve these consumers better. In other markets like Israel, a growing number of startups in the local ecosystem are focused on addressing the needs of retailers. This session will include a detailed look at global hubs of retail innovation with experts from around the world.

TRACK 2 ROOM

10:00 - 10:45

Delighting Customers through Personal Interactions

Tuesday, March 24th, 14:20-15:00
 

Today’s online shopping experiences are increasingly tailored to each individual— consumers now expect retailers to understand their preferences and buying habits. Increasingly, these expectations are crossing into physical stores as innovative retailers adopt new clienteling and customer service technologies and empower their associates to build meaningful connections with shoppers through personal service. 

In this session, hear from industry leaders as they discuss how they’re using personalization tactics online and offline to create more relevant, engaging shopping experiences.

24

MAR

TRACK 3

14:20

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