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When

Thursday, February 3, 2022 (8:30 AM - 2:00 PM) GMT+3

9:00 AM

WELCOME REMARKS

9:05 AM

OPENING SESSION: Introducing the theme

9:15 AM

The internet of things and improved sustainability
In the same vein as robotics, and within the agritech space, the use of IoT technology promises to help make agriculture and agriculture supply chains more efficient and, in turn, more sustainable.

According to a market research report published by Meticulous Research, the global agriculture IoT market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 15.2% from 2019 to 2027 to reach a value of $32.7bn by 2027.

9:30 AM

Digitally enabled farmers - the next big consuming class
Who would have thought farmers will pick and become comfortable ordering products online. The increasing number of digital order and queries on agri input platforms is a testimony to the arrival of a digitally enabled farming community. The number of second-hand tractors viewed and sold through YouTube is growing. Whatsapp integration with farmer-centric apps will further drive adoption and transactions as digital payments with The AV3 (Advisory through Video, Vernacular and Voice) formula for b...
Who would have thought farmers will pick and become comfortable ordering products online. The increasing number of digital order and queries on agri input platforms is a testimony to the arrival of a digitally enabled farming community. The number of second-hand tractors viewed and sold through YouTube is growing. Whatsapp integration with farmer-centric apps will further drive adoption and transactions as digital payments with The AV3 (Advisory through Video, Vernacular and Voice) formula for building farmer’s digital access will be a winner.
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10:00 AM

COVID-19 Influence On Business Models
The next three years are expected to be less positive for the economics of the healthcare industry, as profit pools are more likely to be flat. COVID-19 has led to the potential for economic headwinds and a rebalancing of system funds. The next three years are expected to be less positive for the economics of the healthcare industry, as profit pools are more likely to be flat.

10:15 AM

Omnichannel Customer Experience.
Omnichannel will continue to expand in 2022. Today’s shoppers value convenience above all else. An omnichannel approach provides that convenience by creating a seamless experience, whether customers are shopping on a desktop, browsing for items on a smartphone, or picking up items via click and collect services in a physical store. Businesses that invest in their omnichannel strategy will be in a better position to maximize sales and spur customer loyalty.

10:45 AM

B2B Ecommerce Trends
There has been a big shift in B2B selling: the days of paper catalogues and complicated phone orders are being replaced by fully digitalized self-service shopping experiences, streamlined back-end processes, and enhanced customer service. We’ll see B2B businesses upgrading their e-commerce technology and capitalizing on ecommerce trends 2022. To remain competitive, your B2B business will need to invest in creating online catalogues, offering B2C-like shopping experiences, and providing fast and ...
There has been a big shift in B2B selling: the days of paper catalogues and complicated phone orders are being replaced by fully digitalized self-service shopping experiences, streamlined back-end processes, and enhanced customer service. We’ll see B2B businesses upgrading their e-commerce technology and capitalizing on ecommerce trends 2022. To remain competitive, your B2B business will need to invest in creating online catalogues, offering B2C-like shopping experiences, and providing fast and efficient fulfilment. An effective B2B e-commerce strategy will lead to higher sales volume, increased average order values, and greater customer satisfaction.
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11:00 AM

The Era Of Exponential Improvement In Healthcare
Technology-driven innovation holds the potential to improve our understanding of patients, enable the delivery of more convenient, individualised care—and create $350 billion–$410 billion in annual value by 2025

11:30 AM

The State Of Influencer Marketing In 2022
In 2017, 86% of marketers leveraged influencer marketing. If that isn’t a big enough number for you, listen up: 92% of them were successful. Influencer marketing continues to grow in popularity with every passing day. While B2C companies were the first to adopt it, B2B brands are starting to consider the potential benefit. When it comes to B2B businesses, do influencers have a say? How do you find the right kind for your business and how do you create an influencer marketing strategy in a market...
In 2017, 86% of marketers leveraged influencer marketing. If that isn’t a big enough number for you, listen up: 92% of them were successful. Influencer marketing continues to grow in popularity with every passing day. While B2C companies were the first to adopt it, B2B brands are starting to consider the potential benefit. When it comes to B2B businesses, do influencers have a say? How do you find the right kind for your business and how do you create an influencer marketing strategy in a market valued at $13.8 billion?
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11:45 AM

Cloud Gaming
There are lots of important entertainment trends in the gaming industry happening right now. The Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 were both released in November 2020. Virtual reality and augmented reality gaming tech is making strides. But the most important gaming trend of 2021-2023 may be cloud gaming.

12:15 PM

Strengthening Operational Resilience
The banking industry is expected to maintain its focus on operational resilience while also reacting to increasing demand from regulators, investors, and other stakeholders for increased Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) reporting.

12:30 PM

Recovering Credit Losses
Rigorous credit loss assessments will assist banks in better risk assessment and pricing of their credit facilities. In so doing, banks will be better prepared to mitigate their expected losses.

1:00 PM

TELECOMMS : Pick Your Smartphone On The Way Out
For 60 per cent of respondents, connectivity is a major priority in life, helping people to be reachable to those close to them. In future, unlimited connectivity will become a given, enabling life-enhancing services like AI-powered home hubs, integrated with the IoT. 5G will cater for these increased bandwidth needs, but telcos must predict the right revenue pools.

1:15 PM

1:45 PM

Rethinking The Customer Experience
Virtualised customer relationships may be a game-changer for loyalty and attrition. Telcos may need to rethink customer experience branding to build stronger emotional bonds with their customers. Aside from price, there are many areas where customers feel telcos should raise their game, including contract flexibility.
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