Futureshop 2016

Thursday, July 6th 9am – 6pm
82 Baker Street W1U 6AE

We live in an age of options. Shoppers are spoilt for choice and ways to engage or purchase with retailers and brands, online and offline, 24/7.

We invite you to our showcase of the latest thinking and innovations in retail and shopper tech, where we hope to guide you through the exciting evolution and development of the digital shopper landscape, to ensure you and your business are set up of the future.

Please join us to explore, touch and interact with the future of retail set against 3 key themes: Robot vs Human, Real vs Virtual, Privacy vs Personalisation.


Get hands-on with our curated cutting-edge tech specialists from leading global vendors.


Get a 1:1 speed consultancy session with our retail experts at Arc and our tech vendors, who will help you shape your approach in the future.


Join one of our Keynote Speaker sessions to learn about what's next in retail on and offline.



09.00 – 09.30 Opening Introduction and welcome by ARC
Gideon Karmiloff CEO and Zoe Kelly Head of Planning
09.30 – 10.15 ‘The Science of Choice’,
Nanci Puccinelli Professor of Marketing, Bath University,
Associate Fellow Oxford University
10.30 – 11.15 ‘The age of Assistance’
Kate McCleery, Google
11.30 – 12.15 Real vs Virtual Panel Discussion
Smith & Sinclair, Mintel, Re:wind & Google


1.20 – 1.30Welcome back by ARC
1.30 – 2.00 Amazon, innovation & Alexa
Stephen Edwards, Amazon
2.00 – 2.30 Robotics Demonstration
Jonathan Boiria, Softbank
2.30 – 3.15 Robot vs Human Panel Discussion
Softbank, Mio, GDR Creative Intelligence & EE
3.30 – 4.15 Privacy vs Personalisation Panel Discussion
MediaZest, Snaptech, DLBi & DMA
4.15 – 6.00 Drinks & Networking
Hosted by Arc

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