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13 September, 2017 to 14 September, 2017
London, GB

Europe's largest festival of innovation in retail technology

This is the best-informed glimpse into the future of retail on offer this year. With over 120 speakers from technology companies, leading edge global retailers and data insight organisations, Tech. offers retail leaders the opportunity to get to grips with the pace of change. Powered by quality content curated by Retail Week, spend two days in the company of some of the most influential thinkers, investors and practitioners who are shaping the future of retail.

Event location:

Here East
Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
E20 3BS
United Kingdom

Event date:

13 September 2017

to 14 September 2017

Event website:


Jonathan Vokes, Innovation Fellow

A senior payment card professional with over 21 years IT experience in leading financial institutions, with a proven track record in mobile payments, contactless NFC and EMV (including responsibility for delivering Europe’s first contactless solution and the world’s first EMV Chip and PIN implementation). Enjoying a high profile in the UK and Europe, Jonathan has represented the UK on ISO20022, EPAS and other industry bodies and holds a seat on the EMVCo Board of Advisors. He has a passion for VR and has developed a software based terminal in virtual reality including a full payment experience.

Panel: What’s the next evolution of augmented and virtual reality?

Hosted by Maria Prados, VP Global Retail:

•How can we use development in augmented and virtual reality to drive customers to stores?
•How is AR and VR tech impacting both ecommerce and in-store customer experiences? 
•With consumer uptake steadily growing, what is the next evolution of AR and VR tech in retail?

Time: 13:50

10 Jul 2017