There’s still time to register for the popular DX3 Conference, taking place March 6-7 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre and it is expected to be bigger and better than ever. More than 60 industry speakers and 50 immersive exhibitions will be part of the event that is expected to see more than 4,000 attendees over the two days. [Buy Tickets Here]
DX3 is considered to be Canada’s leading conference for retailers, marketers and tech innovators, and this year it’s under new management. Given the massive attendance, DX3 is also a great place for networking as well as hearing from industry insiders.
Exhibits at DX3 will offer immersive experiences that will also allow guests to interact hands-on with the latest technology and content strategies. This year’s exhibitors at DX3 include Vitamin Talent, Heyday, Creative Niche, EY, Nielsen, Manage Engine, OFI, Peersway, ShipStation, Pelmorex, and Royal Roads University, among others. Tickets to DX3 are now available to purchase, can be found here. You can attend the exhibition portion for free, using code: VISITDX3EXHIBIT.
“With a focus on celebrating diversity, key industries such as cannabis and A.I., and how technology and female entrepreneurs are changing the retail landscape, DX3 2019 will feature the brightest minds to provide engaging content and exhibits for Canada’s retailers, brands and agencies,” said Hifazat “Faz” Ahmad, President and CEO, DX3.
Here are some must-sees at this year’s DX3 Conference:
Interactive robot demonstrations from Promobot
VR/AR Association’s exhibit of its latest Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality technology
- Female entrepreneur-focused panel moderated by Michele Romanow
- Demonstrations from StoryTap showing retailers how to utilize customer video reviews
- Spotlight panel on cannabis retail industry
- The Startup Zone featuring innovative products and services from top startups including Get Audiogram, Shufflespace, Noibu and StoreCrossing
- Performance from Toronto-based indie pop band Weaves
“DX3 2019 will showcase a line-up of diverse and thought-provoking talks, workshops and exhibits so that our guests will be able to take fresh new perspectives and disruptive technologies back to their clients,” said Azka Ijaz, Content Director, DX3. “It’s more than a conference, DX3 is an interactive hub where Canada’s most creative minds in retail, marketing and tech come to learn, exchange ideas and make relationships with interesting people that can last a lifetime.”
A broad range of speakers will share powerful content about current digital, marketing an retail trends. Keynote speakers include:
Axel Schwan, Global CMO, Tim Hortons
Lauren MacDonald, CMO, IKEA Canada
Joanna Griffiths, Founder & CEO, Knix
Kiran Patel, CTO, WGSN
Rajen Ruparell, Chairman Co-Founder and Mike Gettis, CEO, Endy
Sameer Sinha, EVP, Revenue, VWO
Bala Gopalakrishnan, Chief Data Officer, Pelmorex (The Weather Network)
Roy Sebag, Founder & CEO, Menē Inc
New speakers booked for the event include: Derek Colfer, Head of Technology & Digital Innovation, Visa Canada; Santhosh Subramani, Director of CRM and Marketing Operations, Air Canada; Kevin Edwards, CEO, SkiptheDishes; Kathy Davey, Head of Communication and Interior Design, IKEA Canada; Ambles Kwok, Vice President of Technology and Digital Innovation, Indigo; Erin Elofson, Countrys Manager, Canada, Pinterest; Marni Schapiro, Director of Retail, Snapchat; and Jeremy Potvin, CEO and founder, Weedbox.
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We look forward to seeing everyone there, as Retail Insider will also be in attendance.
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