How are brick-and-mortar retailers dealing with key challenges such as customers distancing and front-line staff service? And how are online retailers coping with increased orders or new delivery and return
How are brick-and-mortar retailers dealing with key challenges such as customers distancing and front-line staff service? And how are online retailers coping with increased orders or new delivery and return policy? In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, retail tech solutions can help overcome many obstacles and prevent risks, particularly once lockdown has lifted.
Join DIT specialists to obtain an overview of UK retail tech and attend a unique pitch session by innovative and successful suppliers of technology.
Welcome and Introduction:
Richard Hall – Consumer & Retail lead, DIT London
UK Retail Tech Offer:
Fergal O’Mullane – CEO and co-founder, VALIDIFY
Ferdinand Reynolds – Business Development
Executive Live video shopping, allowing customers to experience the store without being there.
Olga Kotsur – Co-founder and CEO
In-store assisted shopping platform featuring inventory check, cross-sell, social,
customer history/preferences, omnichannel, payments
Mustafa Khanwala – CEO
App allowing you to never have to stand in line to pay at a store again.
Ben Mercer – Co-founder and CCO
Platform using proprietary AI and machine learning to identify key behavioural patterns on your site
which correspond to particular shopping goals that your visitors have.
Helen Slaven – Chief Revenue Officer
SaaS platform for mobile commerce giving retailers a customised and scalable app.
Kasia Dorsey – CEO
AI based virtual assistant allowing automation of communication with customers
across different communication channels.
(Thursday) 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CET
Department for International Trade (DIT)Marina.Iremonger@fco.gov.uk