Euromonitor to Attend ShopTalk 2017

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Michelle Grant, Head of Retailing, and Michelle Evans, Head of Digital Consumer, will be attending ShopTalk on March 19-22, 2017 in Las Vegas.

Shoptalk has established a unique platform for large retailers and branded manufacturers, venture-backed direct-to-consumer startups, established and emerging tech and Internet companies, investors, tech and trade media, Wall Street analysts and others to come together to learn, collaborate and evolve.  Attendance is expected to be more than 5,000 people.

A new addition in 2017 is the Shoptalk Networking Program that is headed by Shoptalk’s new Chief Retail Strategist, Sucharita Mulpuru. The network program will facilitate meetings amongst all of the participants in the next gen commerce ecosystem.

The speaker list confirmed for 2017 is already impressive and includes co-founder and CEO of Wish, Peter Szulczewski, CEO of Quidsi, Emilie Arel Scott and Head of Amazon Marketplace, Peter Faricy.

Of the many trends discussed at the inaugural conference, three key trends stood out:  the increased use of social media in commerce, the role of physical stores in the digital era and the evolution of proximity marketing. You can read more about the topics here: https://blog.euromonitor.com/2016/05/three-digital-insights-from-shoptalk-2016.html

Use code Euro150 for $150 off registration!  https://digital.lenos.com/shoptalk/NextgenCommerce2017