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Wavefront – Reimagining Retail – Using IoT to shape the store of the future
2017-10-18 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
What to expect:
Join us to explore how the Internet of Things (“IoT”) will shape the future of retail through a fireside chat on industry trends and a design thinking workshop to solution around key challenges.
Gale Blank, VP IT at Holt Renfrew will provide an update on the state of the luxury retail industry and frame a problem to be solved within the luxury retail market. Following this, a design thinking workshop will engage all attendees to generate solutions around the key concepts and problems presented by Gale.
Who it's for:
The event is designed to bring together a key industry retailer with designers, developers and business leaders to discuss industry trends and ideate solutions to current retail challenges through an interactive workshop.
5:30 pm – Networking
6:00 pm – Opening Remarks Wavefront
6:10 pm – Fireside chat with Gale Blank, VP of IT at Holt Renfrew. Followed by Q&A with audience.
6:45pm – Design Thinking Workshop
- Discover and Define – Opportunities and challenges presented by Holt Renfrew
- Develop – Brainstorming exercise
- Deliver – Identify top ideas
- Evolve – Focus and refine top ideas
- Pitching – Teams pitch solutions to audience
8:15pm – Final Remarks
8:30pm – Networking