june, 2020

thu04jun3:00 pm4:00 pmOnline EventHow innovative UK tech companies are transforming retail and helping retailers deal with the COVID-19 pandemicEvent organised by Department for International Trade

Event Details

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

Pitch sessions:

Go Instore
Ferdinand Reynolds
– Business Development
Executive Live video shopping, allowing customers to experience the store without being there.

Mercaux
Olga Kotsur
– Co-founder and CEO
In-store assisted shopping platform featuring inventory check, cross-sell, social,
customer history/preferences, omnichannel, payments

Mishi Pay
Mustafa Khanwala
– CEO
App allowing you to never have to stand in line to pay at a store again.

Personify XP
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.

Poq
Helen Slaven
– Chief Revenue Officer
SaaS platform for mobile commerce giving retailers a customised and scalable app.

yosh.AI
Kasia Dorsey
– CEO
AI based virtual assistant allowing automation of communication with customers
across different communication channels.

Q&A session


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Time

(Thursday) 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm CET

Organizer

Department for International Trade (DIT)Marina.Iremonger@fco.gov.uk

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