Thank you for coming to the Holiday Season Update event, which is a festive edition of the Retail Asia Conference (formerly known as Omni-Channel Retail Conference). This event is kindly co-organised by our strategic partners KPMG & APTRA. Over 200 decision makers of the retail sector and market leaders has gathered to keep up-to date with the latest trends and industry happenings, discuss on strategies and build new networks.  We look forward to see you again in Retail Asia Conference 2018!

Holiday Season Update 2017 At One Glance

Date: 30th November 2017 (Thursday)

Location: 23rd Floor, KPMG Office, Hysan Place, 500 Hennessy Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong

Time: 2pm – 6pm

Reception starts at 2pm

Cocktail: 6pm – 7pm

RSVP & by invitation only


* Please note that seats are limited. Successful registrants will receive a confirmation email before the event.

Retail Asia Conference - Holiday Season Update Agenda
14:00 Registration Open
14:30 Opening Keynote: Engaging the Future Consumers
Mr. Anson Bailey, Head of Consumer Markets, ASPAC, KPMG China
14:45 Retail Trend 2018: Who and Where Are Today’s Shoppers?
Mr. Jonathan Cummings, Chairman, FITCH Hong Kong
15:00 Me, My Life, My Wallet
Ms. Belle Morton, Head of Customer Advisory, KPMG China
15:10 Panel Discussion: Technology Trends in Retail
• Mr. Truhon Leong, Marketing Director, Bingobox
• Dr. Bradley W. Hall, Senior Advisor to the CHRO, Huawei Technologies
• Mr. Julien Bence, Head of Sales & Marketing APAC, XXII
• Ms. Wendy Chan, COO, PassKit
Moderator: Mr. Jonathan Cummings, Chairman, FITCH Hong Kong
15:45 Coffee Break
16:00 What Retail and Brand Marketers Need to Know about AI
Mr. Simon Tate, AVP, Marketing Cloud, APAC, Salesforce
16:15 Panel Discussion: Is the Future Digital?
• Ms. Elisa Harca, Regional Director, Red Ant Asia
• Ms. Kim Leitzes, Founder and CEO, PARKLU
• Mr. Diego Dultzin Lacoste, Co-Founder, OnTheList
• Mr. Benoît Clément-Bollée, CEO, Storefront
• Mr. Tony Lau, Managing Director, Fung Omni Service (HK) Ltd.
Moderator: Mr. Anson Bailey, Head of Consumer Markets, ASPAC, KPMG China
16:55 APTRA Travel Retail Insights: DF Shopping Behaviour & Traffic Data of Asian Travelers
Ms. Clara Perez, Travel Retail Research Director, m1nd-set
17:20 Panel Discussion: The Next Chapter of Travel Retail Consumers from Asia-Pacific
• Ms. Clara Perez, Travel Retail Research Director, m1nd-set
• Mr. John Woodhouse, VP Airport Strategy, DFS Group
• Mr. Michael Barrett, Executive Officer, Asia Pacific Travel Retail Association
• Mr. Joakim Hörnfeldt, Commercial Director Asia, Middle East and Australia, Dufry Group
Moderator: Mr. Napoleon Biggs, Founder and Market Accelerator, Web Wednesday
17:55 Closing Remarks
Mr. Stuart Bailey, Managing Director, Diversified Communications Hong Kong
18:00 Networking Cocktail


The agenda is subject to change. The Organiser reserves all rights & decision for any dispute. Dress code is business attire.

Who are speaking?

Anson Bailey
Head of Consumer Markets, ASPAC
KPMG China

Jonathan Cummings
FITCH Hong Kong

Clara Perez
Travel Retail Research Director

Elisa Harca
Regional Director & Co-founder
Red Ant Asia

Truhon Leong
Marketing Director

Kim Leitzes
Founder & CEO

Simon Tate
AVP, Marketing Cloud, APAC

Bradley Hall
Senior Advisor to the CHRO
Huawei Technologies

Diego Dultzin Lacoste

Belle Morton
Head of Customer Advisory
KPMG China

Michael Barrett
Executive Officer
Asia Pacific Travel Retail Association

John Woodhouse
VP Airport Strategy
DFS Group

Wendy Chan

Napoleon Biggs
Founder and Market Accelerator
Web Wednesday

Julien Bence
Head of Sales & Marketing APAC

Benoît Clément-Bollée

Tony Lau
Managing Director
Fung Omni Service (HK) Ltd.

Joakim Hörnfeldt
Commercial Director Asia, Middle East and Australia
Dufry Group