• Future Retail Trends – e-commerce, m-commerce, consumers, retail industry keynote speaker
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    Future Retail Trends – e-commerce, m-commerce, consumers, retail industry keynote speaker

    We’re hearing innovation in Poznan, in Poland and I’m just about to talk about the future of retail, the future of e-commerce, the future of mobile payments and so on and my message is this: that it’s one word that will drive the future more than anything and it’s not ‘politics’. You can change governments, you don’t change the future. It’s not about economics, it’s about something much more profound than that. You know, you can think about technology, screens getting bigger, getting smaller. We can debate about the right size for a device, you can connect devices directly into the human body and so on with Google Glasses, even…

  • Future Impact of eCommerce on Hotel Industry – Futurist Keynote Speaker for hospitality industry
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    Future Impact of eCommerce on Hotel Industry – Futurist Keynote Speaker for hospitality industry

    I’m here in Ireland with the Irish Hotels Federation and we’ve been looking at all kinds of global trends which will impact the hotel industry and of course online is so huge. And by online I really mean mobile because if we look at say, what’s happening in the UK, 12% of all sales in the UK are already conducted online but over half of them are now on mobile devices. So it is true to say that the online world for making research or for making decisions is now mainly mobile in the UK as of 2014 and will be even more so in 2015, 2016, 2017, add this…