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Technology:
Marketing | Trends | Enterprise E-Commerce

August 9, 2017

10:00AM

10:45AM - 12:00PM

Technology: Marketing | Trends | Enterprise E-Commerce

Topic Discussion

The Evolution of Payment Trends of Today & Tomorrow

C & D Concourse

Moderator:Art Roca Senior Director of Payment & Rewards, Alliance DataTopic Experts:Laura Mackenzie SVP Core Merchants, MastercardBruce Parker Founder and CEO, ModoDan Poswolsky Head of Value Added Services, VerifoneJeannine Ralston Owner, Jeannine Ralston Consulting

Presented by Alliance Data

Since the early days of simply swiping a plastic card, consumer shopping and buying habits have rapidly evolved into a multi-channel, multi-device, and multi-form factor environment. Winning today’s shoppers means effectively converging these worlds while delivering a seamless experience as consumers want payment systems grounded in foundational benefits and expect them to continuously evolve to adapt to their ever changing world. Join Art along with a diverse panel of retail and payment industry experts as they explore the evolution of payment trends in retail. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss strategies as the panel share insights on navigating our new retail marketplace.

2:00PM

2:30PM - 3:45PM

Technology: Marketing | Trends | Enterprise E-Commerce

Topic Discussion

Deploying Retail Applications in Today’s Technical Environment

C & D Concourse

Moderator:Rick Amari Managing Partner, Columbus Consulting

Presented by Columbus Consulting

The business world is abuzz about cloud computing and the benefits it can bring.  Learn about solution deployment options from cloud, to hosted, to on-premise; the differences in the approaches; the contractual arrangements;  financial implications; the benefits; and the challenges.  Included will be a survey of many solution providers and their deployment options.

August 10, 2017

10:00AM

10:30AM - 11:45AM

Technology: Marketing | Trends | Enterprise E-Commerce

Topic Discussion

Reimagining Retail in the Age of the Shopper

C & D Concourse

Topic Expert:Dwight Moore Sr. Director, Product Marketing, Retail, Salesforce

Presented by Salesforce

In the past, the retail path-to-purchase was simple and straightforward. Now everything's complicated. Shoppers traverse a myriad of channels and retail's “magic moment” occurs everywhere, from the cash wrap, call center, to the palm of your customer's hand. Never has the handoff between marketing, stores, commerce and service been more important.

Join Salesforce Global Retail GoToMarket Lead, Dwight Moore as he discusses how retailers are capitalizing on recent technology transformations to deliver a smarter, personalized and connected shopping experience to win the hearts and minds of today's shopper.