5+6 June 2019 - Lisbon
1,200 international leaders in e-commerce & logistics
Selected logistics vendors in delivery, packaging, fulfillment and technology - either multinational leaders or emerging startups - will join DELIVER 2019 to present their innovative solutions to 750 decision makers - who outnumber vendors by a 3-to-1 ratio - during 4,000 one-to-one meetings.
DELIVER will gather in 2019 an unprecedented league of 750 decision makers from the most iconic retailers. Retailers join upon invitation and benefit from our VIP hospitality package (complimentary pass, travel allowance of 300€, 4 star accommodation, networking dinner, transfers and all meals).
At the intersection of retail and logistics, DELIVER is during 2 days the center of the European E-logistics ecosystem where business happens with one-to-one meetings between decision makers, and where latest trends are explored.
DELIVER offers a blend of effective business meetings, inspiring keynotes about the future of retail and logistics, interactive breakout sessions, technology showcase, peer-based awards, as well as a classy networking dinner.
World class speakers listed below have shared during DELIVER 2018 their insights on the future of retail and logistics, ranging from founders of most scrutinized startups to prominent experts in venture capital. Stay tuned for our 2019 speakers line-up who will share the latest developments in Artificial Intelligence applied in Supply Chain.
Ernst is the Managing Director of Startupbootcamp and Director of Strategic Partnerships, and has over 25 years of track record in Supply Chain, Commerce and Circular economy. Ernst is a serial investor and Exec board member in several companies.
Founded in 2010, Startupbootcamp is an award-winning global network of industry-focused innovation programs and is the largest business accelerator outside USA.
John is the Managing Partner for Europe of DPI (Decision Processes International) after 30 years of experience at board level, notably as Executive Vice President for DPDgroup where he developed his passion for successful critical thinking processes.
DPI is a consultancy framework to help organisations create enhanced strategies for growth and innovation, specialising in strategic thinking and disruption.
Achim Himmelreich is the Global Head of Customer Engagement at Capgemini for the market sector Consumer Products, Retail and Distribution. In that function he is responsible for the Global AI Initiative. For more than two decades he successfully accompanied customers through their Digital Transformation from Strategy to implementation. He is a renowned speaker and author of many articles. Furthermore he has been the Vice-president of the German Association for the Digital Economy (BVDW e.V.) establishing connections between technology, business and politics.
Tony Francis is the Founder & CEO at Inokyo.
Zhiyong Liu is a specialist in AI, one of the young leaders in the field of robotics in China, former technology leader of Alibaba "Wall-E-Super Brain." Also, Liu was the PhD student at ETH, MBA student at Tsinghua University, had the research experience in Imperial College. The Research Area was Artificial Intelligence and Robotics and Liu was the winner of the Best Paper Award and had published more than ten papers and invention patents.
Stewart took on his new role with Ocado late last year with a remit to apply internally-generated IP to new businesses and industries, as well as to identify, analyse and acquire third-party IP for use within Ocado’s core grocery offering. He has been Head of Cash-Equities Trading and Sales Trading for Europe, the Middle East & Africa Region at Credit Suisse Group AG since May 2017.
André Pharand is the Global Managing Director responsible for Consulting in the Postal and Parcel Industry. André has over 25 years of experience in the postal, express, logistics, retail and ecommerce fulfillment segments. He is a trusted advisor to executives and has helped drive innovation and solve the most critical issues disrupting the industry. André also drives Accenture’s thought leadership program for the Postal and Parcel Industry. André holds an M.B.A. from the University of Ottawa (and exchange at ESSEC, Paris, France) and a degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Ottawa, Canada.
Petra Becker is responsible for Continental Automotive global supply chain interests and their implementation on the supplier side. Together with her teams, she is responsible for the technical connections, the relevant contractual arrangements as well as the worldwide material supply. Approximately 3,000 suppliers with a purchasing volume of around 14 billion euros are outsourced in cooperation with over 100 Continental production plants.
In addition to this task, she is also responsible for shortage management in Global Allocations. The challenge their is to determine the global supply range of coverage, to guarantee and provide these information to Continental Customer. She has a high affinity for IT and figures as well as continuous drive to simplify processes and structures. Aimed to “make our life easier” and create a transparent “end-to-end” Supply Chain for Continental.
Hugo Fozzati is the Head of Business at AutoX, an autonomous driving company building robo-delivery technology based in San Jose, CA. His previous roles have taken him across the globe: working in mergers & acquisition and venture capital in London, New York, and Washington, D.C. covering mobility, consumer internet, commodities & emerging markets sectors. Hugo has an MBA from Georgetown University, a B.S. from Babson College, and fluent in 5 languages.
DELIVER 2019 will focus on how Artificial Intelligence can supercharge supply chain operations. Before we unveil soon our full program, see below the topics addressed in 2018 about the growing tide of logistics robotization, autonomous delivery and customer experience enhancement through technology.
On June 5th at 11am, a panel of investors from leading VC firms with successful track record in LogTech investments (DN Capital, Northzone, Alven) will share the latest trends they have spotted about e-commerce and logistics, and will share their insights about promising business models for the future.
On June 5th at 7pm, 3 founders of the most promising startups in the delivery space (Nuro, udelv, Thor Trucks), all coming from the US West Coast, will explain how the electric and self driving technology they are developing will massively change the pattern of delivery and transportation.
On June 6th at 9am, a global panel of 3 CEOs (Geek+, Righthand Robotics, Magazino), each of them representing a continent (China, USA, Europe) and a different specialty (goods-to-man robots, robotic picking arm, automated guided vehicle) will explain us how their technology is shaping the warehouse of the future.
On June 6th at 3.30pm, after a keynote of a Partner from a global consultancy firm (AT Kearney) about retail trends, Senior Executives from e-commerce leaders from various industries (Carrefour, Wayfair, Outfittery) will unveil which technology programs they are investing in to enhance the customer experience, bridging the gap between stores and e-commerce from product discovery to final delivery.
During the workshop studios, retailers discussed operational concerns and invented solutions thanks to a collaborative mobile app in a campfire format discussion led by an expert animator. Before the list of the 2019 workshop studios are unveiled, here are the topics that were discussed in 2018.
More than product/pricing: delivery plays a big role in your success. Delivery can be the deciding factor between you and the competitor. Should delivery options fail to appeal to consumers, sales can be lost. We will discuss how to optimize your website and make sure you are open for business!
How do combined logistics efforts afford e-retailers the ability to progress their business by exceeding customer expectations? By providing a seamless customer experience and working on innovative delivery solutions focused on personalisation and prediction that ensure prosperous accounts.
Consumers are generally dissatisfied with the quality and flexibility of delivery. Lack of standards for identification, labelling and data sharing in delivery execution is the main cause. This workshop will show how we are fixing that now as we cover real life implementations of delivery standards.
Transform your customers' experience with flexible and accurate delivery. Increase reorder rate, grow your brand and create customer loyalty by delivering to the right place, everywhere, everytime.
Ship from store, same day delivery, last mile, first mile, collected returns... How can I industrialize and run these services at a massive scale, for ALL my customers, ALL my stores and ALL my carriers? And how can I measure their impact on conversion, customer satisfaction and repeat business?
Allowing a seamless transport management and delivery experience, URBANTZ has gathered a strong portfolio of clients in several industries. During the workshop, we will be tackling the URBANTZ solution, its functionalities and added value, as well as discuss our collaborative process.
The estimated environmental impact of shipping empty space is significant, with at least 122M tonnes of CO2 unnecessarily emitted every year. DS Smith will showcase a range of production tools and software solutions to drastically counter this issue for the smallest e-tailers to the world’s largest.
Introductory session to CMC latest developments for an improved efficiency and automation in today’s fulfillment centres: the multi-award winning CartonWrap, picking, consolidation, packing, bagging solutions and the Packvertizing personalization for the greatest customer experience.
The AutoStore workshop will address the current challenges of space and labour availability within warehouse operations. We will demonstrate how we can increase inventory capacity within the existing warehouse footprint and improve picking efficiency with our automated robotic solution.
With integrated logistics & last mile strategies, companies are better positioned to predict demand. The most important benefits are flexibility & business success. The Hopps Group solutions are structured around the management of first and last mile operations.
DELIVER is an innovation hub in e-Logistics where sponsors launch and demo their latest products and where world's most innovative startups showcase their disruptive technology. Here are the most prominent technology pieces displayed in 2018... And much more is yet to be seen in 2019!
TESLA are extending an invitation to attendees at DELIVER to test drive their award winning, 100% electric Model S and Model X.
Model S is the flagship premium sedan with up to 393 miles of range, Autopilot and Bio-Weapon Defence Mode. It's now also the quickest production car on earth, capable of accelerating from 0 to 60 mph in as little as 2.5 seconds.
Model X is designed as a family car without compromise and is the safest, quickest, most capable sport utility vehicle in history.
SmartStore is the newest Customizable Temporary and Dynamic Warehouse by CMC capable to manage any order profile with 100% data integrity. Namely: Inbound, Picking, Outbound, Consolidation, Fully packing integrated with CMC packaging technology.
An industry first, DISCS tests whether packages can survive the bumps and scrapes of the average e-commerce supply chain. Online orders sometimes need to survive up to 50 touch points, so packaging must be durable but also sustainable.
Based on the votes of hundreds of retailers during the event, the 5 awards distributed to e-Logistics vendors offer the best possible recognition : the one coming from customers. Here are the winners of the 2018 edition.
SHIPUP won the 2018 Game Changer award, which rewards the company who has the potential to disrupt the industry.
SEVEN SENDERS won the 2018 Sustainability award, which rewards the company with highest environmental achievements.
URBANTZ won the 2018 Customer Experience award, which rewards the company delivering the best executed service.
PAACK won the 2018 Cool Vendor award, which rewards the company with the most respected brand and inspiring services.
FREIGHTHUB won the 2018 Rising Star award, which rewards the most promising startup.
DELIVER, the largest powerhouse in e-Logistics ever gathered, brings together the international elite in e-commerce and operations from world's largest and most iconic retailers to foster meaningful relationships.
DELIVER is a fast growing leadership event inheritating three successful editions in Luxembourg, Berlin and London. After 750 delegates last year, DELIVER 2019 will host in Lisbon 1,200 high level delegates, making it the focal moment of the European e-commerce & logistics community.
Our unique concept relies on one-to-one meetings between selected sponsors and hosted decision makers in retail, as well as on meaningful discussions about latest trends in e-Logistics through keynotes, breakout sessions and technology showcases.
Since our first edition, we eco-conceive our events and compensate 100% of all CO2 emitted, including the one million kilometers travelled by our attendees from all continents. The financial support provided to a reforestation program in Amazonia makes DELIVER carbon neutral. See here our compensation certificate and here where the program takes place.
After the previous edition at Twickenham Stadium, home of the England national rugby team and UK second largest stadium, the 2019 edition will be hosted in the Estoril Convention Center in Lisbon area... in a country that has been recently elected world's best destination!
Our traditional open bar networking dinner is the most friendly moment of the event, when all guests network in a relaxed setting with a mix of gourmet food, flowing fine bubbles and chillout music...
All attendees are hosted in one of the 4* and 5* partnering hotels between Lisbon and Estoril, where 1,200 hotel rooms have been reserved to accommodate our international guests.
DELIVER is led by Stephane Tomczak, a 10+ year veteran in European e-Logistics who held various management positions for a large retailer and e-commerce associations. DELIVER is an international team of 20 talented people (one third in Tech and two thirds in Operations) whose ambition is to connect e-Logistics in Europe.
Co-funded by the European Commission (COSME Project 710557), Deliver in Europe is a marketplace for e-Logistics developed by Deliver where vendors can list their services for free to get contacted by e-retailers looking for solutions in delivery, fulfillment and logistics technology. More information on www.deliverineurope.eu