DETAILED AGENDA

*agenda subject to change
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  • DAY 1

    April 29, 2019

  • DAY 2

    April 30, 2019

  • DAY 3

    May 1, 2019

  • DAY 4

    May 2, 2019

  • Aptos Enterprise Order Management continues to grow in both value and function, and we have more good news to share. This extended session is for current EOM customers only.
    Commerce

  • Join us for our conference kickoff as Noel Goggin, Aptos' Culture Leader, shares thoughts on the year in review, industry insights, Aptos' strategic direction, and how to make the most of this year's conference.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • Announcement coming soon!
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform


  • Retailers are discovering new and interesting ways to differentiate themselves in the age of omnichannel. Aptos solutions ensure retailers have the technical ability to meet the increasing needs in commerce, planning, and customer management. Attend this session as we review Aptos' strategy to ensure your ongoing innovation and competitiveness.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • Technology continues to offer retailers opportunities in new efficiencies and capabilities, but many retailers are stuck in an IT stack inherent with limitations. Migrating to a microservices stack allows retail IT to better serve the business with agility and speed. Attend this session to learn more about microservices and the applicability of microservices to your business and IT architecture.
    Platform

  • This session will provide Aptos CRM customers with a comprehensive view into maximizing the full value of the latest version of CRM. Ideas and examples of how customers have increased revenue and reduced costs with Aptos CRM will be shared and discussed. For current CRM customers only, this session will also review upgrade paths and outline the future of CRM.
    Customer

  • If this is your first time to Aptos Engage, attend this session to learn more about the Aptos end-to-end solution story and how to get the most out of breakout sessions and the Expo.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • As the pace of retail continues to quicken, retailers need reliable merchandising systems to enable their team to effectively manage, plan, and assort products to meet changing customer demand across channels. Attend this session to hear how one retailer identified their challenges and paved a path forward with process and technology.
    Commerce
    Planning

  • This session will provide Aptos Store customers with a look forward into what we are planning for the Store product in the years to come. This session will also review newer features, including partnerships and innovations that have been released over the last year.
    Commerce

  • AI and Machine Learning propose to change the way we leverage technology and change the way we do our jobs. Attend this session to learn about Aptos' direction with AI and planning solutions.
    Planning

  • It used to be common for retailers to send catalogs full of images to entice consumers to buy via mail or phone. Today, images are sent and shared around the world on devices instantly, billions of times a day. What would it be like if consumers could submit an image of a product they want to find or buy? What opportunities and challenges would this present for modern-day retailers? Attend this session to discuss the possibilities.
    Commerce
    Planning

  • Can you augment your brand with better order execution? Absolutely. Discover how one retailer enables their stores with a variety of different ways to ensure the right merchandise gets to the customer on-time in the way they want it.
    Commerce

  • For companies to succeed in the dynamic and constantly evolving world of commerce today, organizations must meet the rapidly rising bar for customers expectations with technology investments that deliver exceptional experiences. But no company can do it all, and good strategy requires prioritizing what is important today, and deprioritizing what can wait until tomorrow. In this session, guest speaker and Forrester VP/Principal Analyst, Brendan Witcher, will discuss the important (and surprising!) trends in digital transformation, the capabilities that leading organizations are making investments in today, and why these solutions are important for winning, serving, and retaining today’s digitally-savvy consumers.
    Where
    General Session

  • Nothing can remove obstacles and quicken issue resolution like a strong foundation between partners. Join a leading apparel retailer as they provide insights into how they organize themselves and work with Aptos to create the optimal working relationship for getting work done and ensuring ROI is high and ongoing.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning

  • Assortment plans optimally perform when they are built into a workflow, typically connected to merchandise financial planning and allocation processes. This session will discuss possibilities to connect assortment plans to other parts of the organization for greater performance across the enterprise, including master data management, product lifecycle management, analytics, and store operations.
    Planning

  • This session will provide Aptos AOM customers with a comprehensive view into maximizing the full value of the latest version of AOM. Ideas and examples of how customers have increased revenue and reduced costs with Aptos AOM will be shared and discussed. For current AOM customers only, this session will also review upgrade paths and outline the future of AOM.
    Commerce

  • Learn how you can use CRM and Analytics with a strategic point of view from product development to deployment. Collaborate with leaders in business from sales to marketing, operations to development to get exactly what the customer wants when she wants it and wherever she wants it.
    Commerce
    Customer

  • What do you know about your customers? One apparel retailer has identified key customer attributes they feel make a difference in creating their optimal customer experience.
    Customer

  • This session will provide Aptos Merchandising customers with a comprehensive view into maximizing the full value of the latest version of Merchandising. Ideas and examples of how customers have increased revenue and reduced costs with Aptos Merchandising will be shared and discussed. For current Merchandising customers only, this session will also review upgrade paths and outline the future of Merchandising.
    Commerce
    Planning

  • For vertical retailers, the product journey from concept to customer requires insightful planning and reliable execution to have the right offer in the right place at the right time. This session will focus on the connection points from product design into supply chain, including planning processes.
    Planning

  • Adding and maintaining store locations around the world is complicated and can require a massive amount of resources to deploy and manage. Aptos invests heavily in ensuring retailers can deploy and manage consistently in as many countries as possible with minimal effort. This session will provide a comprehensive overview of the Aptos international strategy as it relates to compliance and new country support in both Aptos Store and Aptos ONE. Included in this review is a holistic view of regions and how Aptos looks to support.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Platform

  • Determining what your optimal customer experience is one thing, but making it happen is another. Learn how one retailer created their customer strategy and how they're making it a reality leveraging data and technology.
    Customer

  • Aptos Planning solutions continue to offer users ongoing value through new features and capabilities. This session is for current Assortment and Merchandise Financial Planning customers and will provide insights and news on plans to further innovate this industry-leading solution set.
    Planning

  • Just like you, Aptos is dedicated to ensuring our customers have optimal experiences. Attend this session to get an update on how Aptos continues to ensure its customers are receiving quality solutions and services as well as ongoing ROI.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • Aptos Analytics continues to deliver more effective and faster analytical capabilities to retailers around the world. Aptos has an aggressive direction for further empowering Analytics users, and this session, for current Aptos Analytics customers only, will dive into current additions to products as well as the path forward.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • The overwhelming majority of retail sales still happen in stores, and that means your customers are relying on your store associates to deliver their experience. Tracking store associate productivity and incentives can be an arduous task without the right processes and technology to support the effort. Attend this session to learn about employee productivity and compensation.
    Commerce

  • As the retail landscape changes, omni-channel is a journey, not a destination. However, it's important to recognize key milestones in the journey. Learn how one retailer is claiming victory in omni-channel and has a plan for moving forward.
    Customer
    Planning


  • Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • How are retailer creating unique experiences for their customers? Attend this session to hear about creating compelling experiences from other Engage attendees.
    Commerce
    Customer
    Planning
    Platform

  • What better way to experience retail than to go shopping! Join us for a trip to Disney Springs for a tour of a set of stores who strive to create differentiation and a unique customer experience.