Going To SxSW? Check Out Yext, IBM, Coca-Cola, Samsung, And Others At The Retail Innovation Lounge
Kwolia and eyeQ is hosting the lounge from March 11-15, 2016 in Austin running concurrently to SXSW Interactive, with GeoMarketing as media partner.
If you’ll be going down to Austin to check out all the sessions and parties at SxSW Interactive, you’ll also want to stop by the Retail Innovation Lounge presented by future of retail consultancy Kwolia and in-store digital display company eyeQ.
In addition to being a great place to relax and recharge amid all the non-stop craziness of SxSW, you’ll hear Yext CMO Jeff Rohrs discussing “the power of location,” Scott Emmons, head of the Innovation Lab for Neiman Marcus, talk about “the memory mirror,” The LBMA’s Asif Khan on leveraging geo-data to improve the customer experience.
Other speakers include: Scott Ryan, The Coca-Cola Company’s VP National Specialty Retail; Sandy Carter, IBM’s GM for Developer Ecosystem and Startups;, Emily Shannon, director of Digital for the Mall of America; Julie Augustyn, Office Depot’s director of Real Estate, as well as executives from J.Walter Thompson, Ideal Spot, Scanalytics.
The lounge is open from March 11-15, 2016 and is located at
201 East 5th Street, Suite 108 Austin, TX 78701
“We wanted to create an interactive environment that would be a good place to find new technologies and experience them in a casual environment where our attendees can also relax and network with friends and peers,” says Kwolia’s Anne Marie Stephen. “We have demo’s from cognitive retail shopping experiences, location technologies, social technologies, mobile and digital experiences. Each day we will be providing content in the morning through to early afternoon followed by an open house.”
In addition, GeoMarketing’s David Kaplan will be moderating a Retail Innovation Lounge panel at noon on Sunday, March 13: Using Tech to Enhance Shopper Experience (Even if You are Not the Retailer).
Register for the Retail Innovation Lounge at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call 312.613.4434. We look forward to seeing you in person!