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Smart E-Commerce Conversions: Perceptive Analytics
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In today’s scenario, online shopping has become the latest trend, reshaping the future of e-commerce industry. Approximately, 79 percent of the U.S. population purchases their products online, since it is time-saving, and there exists a...

Adopting AI Technologies in Retail
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Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) have the potential to shape the future better than any other innovation today. Businesses that have not recognized AI will find themselves feeling left behind soon. AI and ML seemed like...

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Technology Innovation Shaping Retail Businesses of Tomorrow
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Alistair Venn, Managing Director, Menulog Group

We are fast moving towards a world where almost anything will be accessible at the touch of a button. The rapid evolution of technology over the past decade has not only seen a shift in consumer expectation of the speed in which they can transact,...

"Retail Technology : It's Not Always a Silver Bullet But it can help Rewrite a Forecast"
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Shelagh Stoneham, SVP of Chico’s FAS, International branding/marketing executive and keynote speaker

It’s no secret that bricks & mortar retail is under siege. In the past five years there have been a record number of store closures across North America and Europe with no sign of recovery. And it’s no wonder many retailers are...

What are Some Game-Changers that Retailers can Embrace in the 2018 E-commerce Market?
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Dara Meath, Vice President - Information Technology, The Camuto Group

Today Ecommerce has gone beyond the tradition of buying goods online without purpose. Merchants have to master how consumers shopping online by presenting the same visual dynamic, personal experience and simplicity of being in-store. As brick and...

Who Runs Retail? The Machines
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Michelle Grant, Head of Retailing, Euromonitor International

The arrival of Big Data and the ability to process it have led to improvements in machine learning, creating new use cases for this technology. As a result, machine learning, algorithms that execute tasks without preprogrammed rules, has...

Artificial Intelligence and its Customer Value
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Chitralekha Das, AI Enthusiast, Senior Program/Project manager, Intralinks

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is a natural extension of human intelligence. While AI has been around for a while, it has become so ubiquitous that it touches every one of us in some shape or form. There are numerous resources that capture how AI...

Rise of the Machine: AI Will Change CRM and How You Engage Your Customers Forever
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Dr. Volker G. Hildebrand, Global VP, SAP Hybris

For many years, computers could play mathematical games like chess and the sheer computing horsepower was the key to their success. Last year, for the first time ever, a computer was able to play the complex board game of Go and win!...

Building an AI-Based Machine Learning for Global Economics
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Alexander Fleiss, CIO & CEO, Rebellion Research Partners LP

There are two main approaches towards creating an Artificial Intelligence technology or any intelligent program. The first approach to creating Artificial Intelligence was rule-based. One would code into the computer a set of rules or...

Marketing Disruption: Role of the CIO
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Shirish Lal, COO & CTO, Harte Hanks [NYSE:HHS]

The last five years has seen a dramatic change in CMO’s engagement in technology decisions. From Gartner declaring the CMO will make more IT purchasing decisions than the CIO; to Accenture becoming the world’s largest digital agency;...

Resetting the CIO's Role for Smart, Digital Retail
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John Kenwood, VP, Capgemini [Euronext: CAP]

The great retail renaissance is underway, enlightened by digital, enabled by the cloud and enriched by an endless sea of data. This digital reawakening requires CIOs at traditional retailers to retool their role and reset expectations in the...

The New Breed Customer-centric CIO
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Sheldon Monteiro, SVP and CTO, Sapient [NASDAQ: SAPE]

In 2003, Nicholas Carr sparked a heated debate in his Harvard Business Review article “IT Doesn’t Matter”. He argued eloquently that it was more important for IT to be good enough and cheap than to be first to market and unique....

POS Systems Can Now Become Artificial Intelligence Weapons
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Lucas E. Wall, CEO, ROI Checker

New Scientific Insights in Social Influence and Machine Learning Unlock Hidden Value in Existing Data Infrastructure in the Retail Industry  In recent years we have seen significant scientific contributions to the...

IoT as an Enabler to Operations and Commercial Strategies
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Matt Meier, VP & CIO, Whirlpool Corporation

The Ball’s in Our Court! Remember the days when the primary role of the CIO was as caretaker of the I.T. applications and infrastructure for the global enterprise? If email was up, transactional platforms and networks were humming along,...

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