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Innovating the customer experience
As an influential voice in the worldwide Tech community, the aim of ICT Spring Europe is to encourage conversations and the sharing of opinions on innovations and trends as well as providing an excellent networking opportunity for digital leaders, innovation managers, researchers, start-ups, and investors.
This year's conference will showcase a range of experts, entrepreneurs and thinkers, talented startups, cutting edge technology and pioneering customer channels that are innovating the customer experience.
Digital Strategies, User experience, Fintech
ICT Spring '15 offers its 4.000+ attendees from 70 countries the opportunity to understand the links between these three vital dimensions and the keys to reaching global excellence in today's digital world. Major brands, pioneering players, expert insights : a unique opportunity to challenge every delegate with new trends and technical solutions, but also to enable international & interdisciplinary connections between all these parties while paying particular attention to customer experience.
2015 TOPICSInnovating the Customer Experience
DIGITAL STRATEGIES • USER EXPERIENCE • FINTECH
Elite brands• Sport. Fashion. Music : the digital excellence
Media factory• Rising stars in an expanding universe
Arts & culture new business models• Culture. Arts. Collectibles: Passion Marketing revisited
Digital nation Branding : the soft power• From branding to reputation, experts view on nations and cities digital branding
USER EXPERIENCE TRACK
User experience revolution• More efficient user interfaces and investment in customer experience are fundamental
Endorsement & entertainment• From brand integration to celebrity endorsement
the future of purchasing patterns• How Gen Z shopping is shaping the future of retail
The omnichannel paradigm• Winning strategies to unify channels
The new dawn of business growth• Groundbreaking ways to use your technological assets
Money & payment innovation: the rise of non-banks• Newcomers in the financial services value chain challenging physical banks
Protecting personnal DATA• How innovation-centric security (biometrics & devices) can secure personal and business data
Business and technological defenses and weapons• The new art of war
CONTACTS & VENUE
SPONSORS Bold brands are waiting for you!
And many more to come...