Girl with shopping bags looking at falling matrix in data centerTake a snapshot of your retail or franchise business today. What you see now is likely to look very different in the future,  as you will discover at this upcoming retail event from XCentral.

Don’t miss this chance to see how emerging retail technologies can give your business a competitive edge

This retail breakfast event, will highlight the ever-increasing role technology plays in the retail sector. This is a unique opportunity to learn about how technology is set to shape your business – from innovations in artificial intelligence, to surveillance and wi-fi, beacon technology and innovations at point of sale.

After hearing from leaders in the retail field, you’ll walk away with a clear understanding of how technology is affecting your industry, and understand exactly what’s possible for your retail or franchise business.

Speakers include: 

Rob Spirat, General Manager Data Analytics, WARDY IT

Rob has contributed significantly to establishing WARDY IT Solutions as a leading provider of Microsoft Data Analytics solutions in Australia - helping organisations get more value from their data assets with Data Analytics. In the retail space he has successfully overseen and implemented a range of Data and Advanced Analytics solutions to help drive business performance.

Marcella Larsen, Retail Industry Executive, Microsoft

Marcella is a highly respected thought-leader in the retail space. She has her finger on the pulse of future trends, innovations and how the retail and franchise industries are changing.

Darren Younger, Chief Growth Officer, Lakeba Group and Founder Shelfie

Hear first-hand from one of the founders of Shelfie, a hand-held stocktaking robot that’s set to revolutionise the supermarket industry.

Angus Mansfield, Director Business Development, XCentral

With deep experience in developing simple, yet powerful solutions for our clients, Angus will be sharing his insights on getting the foundations right now to not only recognise immediate operational benefits, but also set your organisation up for the future.


Event details


Date: 2 May 2018

Time: 9:30am - 11:30am

Location: Microsoft Retail Store, Westfield Sydney Cnr Pitt St Mall and Market St, Sydney NSW 2000 



Date: 10 May 2018

Time: 9:30am - 11:30am

Location: Microsoft, 4 Freshwater Pl, Southbank VIC 3006