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  • Staring at the same four walls day in, day out has made us give serious thought to our behaviors and attitudes. Self-reflection can be an important tool, and many champion athletes and world leaders c ...
  • Join us for this episode of Tech Cast, as we chat to Advisory Board members Julian Burnett and James Sturrock about some of the exciting myth-busting sessions they are excited to see on the programme

  • We sat down for a chat with John Lewis partnership's Strategy Director, Ed Connolly.
  • Live from Money 2020 in Amsterdam, Chris Brook-Carter, SVP, RWRC chats to Will Shuckburgh about the retail landscape today. Are legacy retailers dead?


  • We sat down with CEO and Founder, John Roberts to discuss the importance of tech talent, from new recruits to educating those in higher positions.
  • We gave Karen a call to discuss all things Tech. and the future of digital & retail.
  • We sat with CEO of Bloom & Wild to discuss workplace culture, the key to successful partnerships in fulfilling mutual goals, and why Tech. in October is such a landmark event.
  • Tech. Cast: Customer Ecosystems

    13 May 2019 Rebecca Morrison
    Tech Cast: a series dedicated to discussing all things around digital commerce in the lead up to the Tech-festival in October. Interview with Chris Brook-Carter, SVP, World Retail Congress and Retail ...
  • Doing business as digital. Watch our latest Tech. Cast with Swave Szymczyk, Global Director Digital & Retail Marketing, Adidas as we discuss the focus on digital moving forward.
  • We sat down with John Lewis Partnership's Strategy Director, Ed Connolly.
  • Retail Week Event Director Poppie Mickleburgh speaks to Jen Creevy, Content Director from Retail Week about key learnings and hot topics discussed at World Retail Congress in Amsterdam.
  • We sat down with Facebook's Beth Horn - Industry Head, Retail & Restaurants.
  • Watch the Tech. Cast with Paul Clarke, CTO, Ocado as we discuss retail and digital transformation, retail partnerships, tech talent and the importance of establishing culture.

  • Tech. Tribes

    14 Aug 2019 Rebecca Morrison
    As Yuval Noah Harari recently wrote "Sapiens rule the world, because we are the only animal that can cooperate flexibly in large numbers. We can create mass cooperation networks, in which… strangers w ...
  • Jon Buss, Managing Director UK & Northern Europe at Yext gave us his thoughts on the importance of developing talent.
  • The key trends in digital collaboration today

    30 Sep 2019 Sophia Matveeva
    Guest thought piece by Sophia Matveeva. Digital collaboration both within a company and with external partners offers great opportunities for brands and retailers. With the right tools and partners, y ...