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Building the Ultimate Direct-to-Consumer Brand Ecosystems

February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:45 pm

We’re combining our experience in the physical and digital spaces to bring Chief Wine Officer to your door.
The networking continues!

CWO : DIGITAL and PUBLICIS SAPIENT present a virtual experience – with real wine

Building the Ultimate Direct-to-Consumer Brand Ecosystems

WHAT’S ON THE VIRTUAL AGENDA

Do you want to thrive in a digital world?

CWO : DIGITAL and Publicis Sapient are inviting 10 consumer tech & telco senior executives for an interactive networking experience to discover how you can keep pace with acceleration by building digitally native brand-ecosystems that strengthen your direct-to-consumer (D2C) channels. Learn, share, and network with leading industry peers – all while sampling a selection of the finest wines.

By 2022, the US is expected to ship over 106 billion 5G handsets. With 5G estimated to be the first wireless generation led by enterprise applications, fifth-generation technology is quite literally set to overlay the entire economy. For consumer tech companies, to survive in 2021 requires the agility to adapt to customer, economic and technology-based change, and to create seamless consumer experiences. In order to tech and telco leaders to drive growth with a D2C model, they must understand consumer demand, ensure brand loyalty and move past product to services.

At this unique virtual experience, gain insight from a wealth of expert speakers including Ron Shamah (SVP Telco, Media & Technology, Publicis Sapient) and Hilding Anderson (Head of Strategy Retail, Publicis Sapient) who’ll share ideas on the latest consumer tech trends, and why creating digitally native brand ecosystems can provide greater efficiency and enhance the overall customer experience. In the face of imminent change, discover why now is the time to establish a digitally native brand ecosystem that is supported by an optimized supply chain.

To top off this evening of riveting business insight, prepare to embark on a virtual wine tasting with real wines delivered direct to your door. A renowned wine expert will be on hand to talk you through each bottle before putting your palates to the test in some light-hearted competition. But the question is – who will be crowned the ultimate title of ‘Chief Wine Officer’?

GUEST SPEAKERS

RONALD SHAMAH

Executive Vice President, Publicis Sapient


In his role as the Telecom, Media and Technology vertical Lead, Ron is a trusted business partner who advises clients on growth and go-to-market strategies, consumer experience and commercial effectiveness programs in the digital business transformation space.

After demonstrated achievement on the client side leading multiple global projects in digital transformation, he shifted his focus towards providing expertise for a variety of clients eager to begin their own digital business transformation journeys. This enables him to lead purpose-driven, strategic projects to drive revenue growth for many global-based companies with diverse portfolios.

HILDING ANDERSON

Head of Retail Strategy, Publicis Sapient


Hilding Anderson works with Fortune 500 companies and top global retailers to advise them on digital business transformation and how to drive higher performance in the changing digital landscape. He has appeared in multiple media spots as a commentator on digital business strategy, including on CNBC SquakBox, Yahoo Finance, Cheddar, and has been quoted in the NYTimes.

JON PANELLA

GVP Technology, Global Customer Engagement Practice Lead, Publicis Sapient


Jon has over 30 years of technical, consulting and leadership experience in enterprise architecture planning, commerce strategy, product evaluation/selection, software development and technology implementation/support. He’s currently responsible for Publicis Sapient’s Global Customer Engagement Practice which includes sales, go to market strategy, oversight, planning and reviews for numerous technology strategy and implementation engagements.

WHO’S ATTENDING

This event is exclusive to just 10 Consumer Tech & Telco senior executives. If that’s you, and you’re keen to discover how you can remain competitive in an increasingly digital 2021, register now and secure your place at this unique CWO : DIGITAL and Publicis Sapient virtual event.

Places go fast so secure yours today to avoid disappointment!

YOUR HOST


As a digital business transformation partner of choice, Publicis Sapient have spent nearly three decades utilizing the disruptive power of technology and ingenuity to help digitally enable their clients’ business in their pursuit of next.

Bringing a startup mindset and agile methods to both established companies and the public sector, they help unlock value in ways that delight their customers and improve their operational effectiveness.

RSVP HERE  10 places left

EAST & WEST COASTS

A great concept for a virtual event. Very enjoyable, was a good way to network, hear other’s experiences.
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Well run event and masterful use of Zoom. Felt the content was extremely interesting.
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CHIEF WINE OFFICER : DIGITAL EXPERIENCE

AMY CHRISTINE

Master of Wine


Our premium event series is all about mixing business with pleasure. This virtual event brings together high-level business discussions and networking. We also nicely blend the virtual and physical spaces, inviting guests to sample the finest wines from home, guided by the best wine-tasters in the world.

But it doesn’t stop there – you’ll also get to take part in light competition to put your newfound wine knowledge to the test. Join us to take part in our wine expert’s wine-related competition to see if you can win the title of Chief Wine Officer.

In 2013 Amy achieved the title of Master of Wine becoming one of only twenty women in the United States to achieve this remarkable accolade. Currently, she works in sales for Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant in Los Angeles, and is co-owner, with her husband, of Holus Bolus Winery and The Joy Fantastic Vineyard in Santa Barbara County. Additionally, she teaches Wine & Spirits Education Trust (WSET) classes in Los Angeles for Fine Vintage LTD, has a new Puggle named Joey Coco and loves Prince.

Read our interview with Amy here

3 FINE WINES 1 WINNER

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DELIVERY

Wine delivered to your door
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INTRODUCTIONS

Champagne welcome
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PRESENTATION

Keynote Speech 1 + Q&A
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WHITE WINE

White wine tasting session
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PRESENTATION

Keynote Speech 2 + Q&A
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RED WINE

Red wine tasting session
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COMPETITION

CWO Winner Announced
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BREAKOUTS

Interactive Networking
Enjoyed the discussion and understanding some of the common challenges in current times, oh, and the wine!
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EVENT DIRECTOR

FELIX HABGOOD

020 3687 3958


EVENT HOST

CRAIG MCCARTNEY

020 3687 3941


SUMMARY

CWO and PUBLICIS SAPIENT present

Transforming Brand Ecosystems To Keep Pace With Acceleration

Details

Date:
February 10
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:45 pm
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