10:45AM - 12:00PM
Trends in Development
C & D Concourse
Topic Experts:Klay Huddleston Sr. Vice President, Omni-Commerce, Resource/Ammirati, An IBM CompanySteve Morris Co-founder and Owner, Asset Strategies GroupDoug Tilson Executive Vice President, Real Estate at EXPRESS
Presented by WD Partners and Asset Strategies Group
The Future of Bricks and Mortar - Current headlines about record bankruptcies, store and mall closings, Amazon and the rapid growth of other e-commerce initiatives all call into question the future “shape” of brick and mortar. Our topic experts will bring a wealth of experience, data, and insights to answer these questions.
Retail 2020: How Cognitive Will Drive Connected Commerce - We’ll explore the evolving customer journey and help you re-imagine a holistic, omni-commerce strategy built for it, incorporating conversational commerce and natural language platforms that will alter interfaces and visual design as well as change how retailers interact with customers and associates. Join us for a glimpse into the future of retail and the cognitive tools that will help drive it.