Global ecommerce sales have soared in recent years powered by a 25% YOY growth in Asia leading to sky rocketing valuations for E-commerce companies (Alibaba's $25 Bn IPO float and Flipkarts last fund raise at a $15 Bn valuation) as a larger proportion of consumer retail purchases migrate online, driven by mobile computing, new verticals and categories, free or near-free shipping programs, faster delivery times, commerce-based apps and services.
The ecommerce engine is powered by seamless payments options by Fintech companies, greater uptake in the usage of online payment systems, and increased personalization & targeting, enhanced customer experience with techniques & services offered by Big Data companies.
To cover these areas the next session will comprise of specialist tracks of panel discussions in the highly topical areas of E-commerce, Big Data, and Fintech.
“Virtuous Circle: What the east and west can learn from each other’s eCommerce innovations”
“The Rise of Robots”
“Fintech: What’s not quite so right yet?”
To round up the conference we will have the highlight of the day, Key Note address from Dr. Vishal Sikka, CEO Infosys on "The Future of Innovation" followed by a panel discussion with Venture Capitalists - Saul Klein (Index Ventures), and GV Ravi Shankar (Sequoia India) and Silicon Valley Entrepreneur to debate - "The Future of Innovation" covering Evolving Start up Eco system, Innovation in Tech companies - Investing in Start-ups, In-house incubation, and Acquisitions, In-house R&D vs external acquisitions, accelerating rise in start-up valuations etc.
“The Road Ahead – How Startups and Global Businesses can co-exist and drive innovation”
CEO, InfosysFull Bio
Director IIMAFull Bio
UK Secretary of State for Business & InnovationFull Bio
Partner, Index Ventures (2007 - 2015)Full Bio
CEO - NutmegFull Bio
EVP, InfosysFull Bio
Co-Founder, GP BullhoundFull Bio
Indian High Commissioner to the UKFull Bio
Co-founder and CEO - Fractal AnalyticsFull Bio
Country Head, Dunnhumby IndiaFull Bio
Founder - FreechargeFull Bio
Founder - TaxiforsureFull Bio
Director- Marks and SpencerFull Bio
Global Head of Content Management - Thomson ReutersFull Bio
Founder and CEO AntuitFull Bio
Web Financial GroupFull Bio
CEO and Founder - Empays PaymentFull Bio
Principal - FirestartrFull Bio
Dow JonesFull Bio
Venue:One Bishops Square, Allen & Overy LLP, London, E1 6AD
2:30 - 6:00 PM: Session I - Sector Tracks: Ecommerce, Big Data and Analytics and Fintech
6:50 - 8:30 PM: Session II - Key Note and Panel Discussion: "The Future of Innovation" Evolving Start up Eco system, Driving Innovation in Tech companies In-house R&D, Incubation vs Acquisitions, Accelerating rise in valuations
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