We’ve heard people talking about the latest developments in Fintech.
We’ve heard stories about a revolution going on in the digital commerce space.
We want to know how technology is going to change the way retailers reach out to consumers.
And we will be getting the answers to our questions at one of the largest business conventions in 2017 – Seamless 2017.
Seamless 2017 envisions itself as the event for the brave new world of commerce. With a focus on the payments, digital commerce and retail industries, Seamless is a conference for the exchange of ideas between business leaders and the formulation of new business connections.
Moreover, Seamless 2017 boasts to cover a wide range of topics across the payments, e-commerce and retail industries. They range from payment strategies and distribution, e-commerce goods and offline retail.
We’ve picked out a handful of interesting tracks that will pique the interest of the modern business leader. Note that speakers from certain tracks may overlap.
Track 2 – Payments Innovation at Seamless 2017
Seamless 2017 intends to uncover what the future of payment holds for both businesses and consumers with Track 2 – Payments Innovation.
By bringing together the entire payments ecosystem onto a collective stage, attendees can be sure to expect a in-depth discussion and evaluation of the latest payment strategies and technologies.
A speaker to look out for in Track 2 is Ms Sandhya Devanathan, who is Group Director of S.E.A. e-Commerce and Travel, Facebook. She will speak about Winning in a Mobile-First World and how to utilize the smartphone as a fundamental aspect of the customer payment journey.
Track 5 – e-Commerce Services at Seamless 2017
In addition, Seamless 2017 will also bring leaders in the e-Commerce space to discuss on pertinent issues and the future of the industry with Track 5 – e-Commerce Services.
Notable speakers include Hanno Stegmann, CEO of the APAC Internet Group (better known in the region as Rocket Internet, the group behind the launch of e-commerce platforms like Lazada and Zalora) on Consolidating the Asian Commerce Market.
This track will also feature Karen Chan, Chief Digital Officer of Pizza Hut Restaurants Asia who will be speaking on Transforming Search and Navigation to Redefine Consumer Product Discovery.
Speakers to Look Out For at Seamless 2017
We’re also keeping our attention on certain speakers at Seamless 2017.
Altona Widjaja, Vice President of Fintech and Innovation at OCBC Bank, will be speaking under Track 1 – Payments Strategy. His topic of focus will be on the emerging ‘Disruptor-Friendly’ Regulation in Asia. It will elaborate on how standardized Fintech regulations will allow for innovations within the space without compromising on consumer safety from such experimental ventures.
David Chmelar, Co-Founder and CEO of iPrice Group, will be speaking on the evolution of Price Management and the potential of predictive analytics in transforming businesses.
Shilpak Mahadkar, Director and Head of Payments APAC at Netflix Inc, will be speaking under Track 3 on the relationship between disruptive startups and customers in the market. Moreover, he will share on his experience in providing round-the-clock and troubleshooting services for customers of the company.