ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Vish Ganapathy, managing director and retail technology leader globally for Accenture Consulting, will be the keynote speaker at this year’s Conexxus Annual Conference. The conference is scheduled for April 29 to May 3 at the Lowes Chicago O’Hare in Chicago. Ganapathy will speak on “Retail Futurist” at the conference.
In his role with Accenture Consulting, Ganapathy focuses on technology and innovation solutions serving the retail industry. Prior to joining Accenture, Ganapathy led the Tech & Data Strategy practice and served as the CTO for Retail and Consumer Goods industries for IBM Corp. He’s worked with eight of the top 10 retailers in North America, Europe and South America.
A trusted advisor in transformational engagements in areas of enterprise architecture, digital platforms, supply chain design, merchandise planning and operations, hybrid cloud design, microservices, server-less computing, blockchain, advanced analytics, reinforced machine learning, Ganapathy holds U.S. patents for his work in creating a metrics-based Service Integration and Realization Model for Services and API based architectures.
The Conexxus Annual Conference emphasizes new technologies and technology standards that improve business processes, lower costs and increase profitability in the convenience and fuel retailing industry. For more information and to register, click here.
For more about Vish Ganapathy and his 2016 NACS Show Technology Edge keynote, including three “megatrends” he says retailers to pay attention to, read the September 2017 NACS Magazine cover story, “Pardon the Interruption.”