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08:30 – 12:45

CIO Council

The CIO Council is by invitation only.

09:30 – 11:30

Aptos Digital Commerce User Meeting

Join our Aptos community of Digital Commerce users as we network, share product information, and review opportunities.

10:30 – 12:00

Mercatus Migration Session

Join our Aptos community of Mercatus users as we network, share updates, and review the opportunity to migrate to Aptos Merchandising.

11:00 – 12:00

Customer Health Checks – registration required

Register for a 30 minute one-to-one health check session with the Aptos team.


11:00 – 12:00 Roadmap Alignment – registration required

Book in for your session to discuss your retail strategy and future roadmaps and learn how we can help you achieve success.


12:00 – 13:00 Registration, Networking Lunch  (Aptos Solution Zone and Sponsor Lounge open)
13:00 – 13:05 Welcome Address – Steve Towe, Aptos COO
13:05 – 13:45


Noel Goggin, Aptos CEO and Culture Leader will be explaining where we have been, what we are doing and where we are going, along with other leadership speakers updating you on key highlights and exclusive news from all things Aptos.

13:45  – 14:30 Aptos Innovation and Product Update – Ian Rawlins (Aptos Strategy Leader) and Mike Verdeyen (Aptos Product Leader)
14:30 – 15:00


15:00 – 15:30

Behind the Scenes of A Tech Transformation at Kurt Geiger – Steven King, Head of IT at Kurt Geiger

15:30 – 16:00

The Digital Store – How to Respond to Amazon – Tim Mason, CEO, Eagle Eye and former CEO Tesco

16:15 – 17:00

Super Sessions

Brand new for 2018! These sessions will present some of your most requested topics. Listen, learn and engage in the discussion.  Streams to be announced.  Co-hosted sessions by Aptos and guest retailers.

17:00 – 18:30

Sponsor Lounge Reception

Join us in the Sponsors Lounge and Solution Zone to catch up on the day’s activities with fellow delagates. Enjoy refreshments before the evening’s activities begin!

19:00 – 20:00

Awards Dinner Drinks Reception – Sponsored by First Friday

Enjoy summer cocktails with views over Westminster. Catch up with peers at the end of day one before embarking on an evening of recognising success. Special guest speaker Sir Clive Woodward – England’s 2003 Rugby World Cup winning head coach, Director of Sport Team GB: London 2012 Olympics, Vancouver 2010, Beijing 2008 and Founding Partner and Chairman of Hive Learning.

20:00 – 22:30

Aptos Think Differently Awards Dinner

Gala dinner and awards evening.  Join us for dinner and entertainment as we recognise success and achivement amongst the Aptos community.

22:30 Close Day One

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07:00 – 08:00

Aptos Morning Run

Join some of the Aptos team who will escort a group of various abilities on a 5k run. Take in some of the most celebrated sights London has to offer. Set yourself up for the day ahead! Pre-registration required so we can provide running shirts for participants!

Click here to register

8:30 – 9:30

Registration Open

Coffee and pastries will be served.

9:30 – 9:45

Welcome Day 2

9:45 – 10:30

What Does the Future Hold for the Store? – Michelle Beeson, Forrester Research

10:30 – 11:15

Super Sessions

11:15 – 11:30 Break
11:30 – 12:15

Super Sessions

12:15 – 12:45

HSE24 and Aptos: From Sourcing to the Show – Benedikt Schramm, COO HSE24 Group

12:45 – 12:55

Engage Europe Wrap Up

12:55 – 13:55

Networking Lunch

Continue networking over lunch; head to one of our Solution Zone Meeting Points to join informal discussion groups relvant to your role.

13:55 – 14:55

Roadmap Alignment registration required

Reserve your time

13:55 – 14:55

Customer Health Checks – registration required

Reserve your time

13:55 – 14:35

Customer Satisfaction Meeting


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