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Recognize SMART and innovative ideas and campaigns with forward-looking & innovative approaches, with success in customer experience and solving industry pain point

Enquiry:

2866-8311 / eo@hkrma.org

KEY DATES
 

application

Deadline

24 April 2020

shortlist

(phase 1)

Result to be announced on Mid June, 2020

Open presentation

(phase 2)

Shortlisted companies will present their proposal to the industry on

19-20 August 2020

award presentation

Awards to be presented at 2020 HKRMA Annual Dinner in December 2020

OPEN PRESENTATION
(FINAL PHASE)

 

The Award has come to the final phase of Open Presentation with 32 shortlisted participating companies, themed on "Expand HK Smart Retail Tech Horizon – To Revitalize and Recognize Your Retail Business".  Due to the COVID-19, the event will go online with 4 sessions on 19-20 August, 2020.  The participating companies will present how their projects help retail industry solve the pain points on customer experience.   

 

It is the best platform to get insights and latest market information to enhance and prepare your business to go forward!  Don't miss this chance and enroll now!

19 August, 2020 (Wednesday) 10:00 - 5:00pm

Morning Session: Keynote From PwC + Technology Vendors' Presentation (Team 1-7)

Afternoon Session: Technology Vendors' Presentation (Team 8-15)

20 August, 2020 (Thursday) 10:00 - 5:00pm

Morning Session: Technology Startups' Presentation (Team 1-7)

Afternoon Session: Retailers' Presentation (Team 1-10)

​Participation Fee: HK$50 for any 2 sessions; HK$100 for all sessions

 

KEY ELEMENTS OF

SMART RETAIL

 

An important trend for Hong Kong Retail in grasping this transformation toward a Smart City

 
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SECURITY

Safer Shopping Experience

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MOBILE

Convenience in Shopping

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ARTIFICIAL

Deliver a personalized  shopping  experience

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REVOLUTION

New Customer Experience

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TALENT

Smart and Innovative ideas

AWARD OBJECTIVES
 

01

To drive smart retail transformation

02

To recognize outstanding retail technology vendors and retailers in key aspects of "New Retail"

03

To establish and promote best practices and standards of smart retail

 
PARTICIPATING BENEFITS

01

Shortlisted companies attend Open Presentation with over 200 industry stakeholders

02

Awards with Gold, Silver, Bronze, Merits​ for each category and

Smart Retail Best Practice Award

03

Media Interview and Promotion​

(Headline Daily、HKET、Jobmarket & CTgoodjobs)*

WHO CAN JOIN

Smart Retailing Awards recognize SMART and innovative ideas and campaigns with forward-looking & innovative approaches, with proven success in implementation and integration in enhancing customer experience and solving industry pain points.

Smart Retail Tech Awards
Technology Vendors

Provide innovation solution & application to improve and solve industry challenges arising from retailers’ pain points with proven success in implementation on new technology integration and customer experience.

Initiated innovative concepts on retail technology solutions & applications and motivated retailers’ adoption

Technology Start-ups
Service Innovation Awards

PARTICIPATION FEE

 

Phase 1 (Enrollment & Phase 1 Judging)

Member HK$2,800 / Non-member HK$3,800 / Start-up: Free of charge

Phase 2 (Open Presentation of Shortlisted Companies)

Member HK$2,800 / Non-member HK$3,800 / Start-up HK$2,800

  • Participating company is invited to submit Entry Form, Proposal, Crossed Cheque and Business Registration Copy before 24th April 2020 (Friday).

  • Cheque payable to "Hong Kong Retail Management Association Ltd" and mail to 7/F., First Commercial Building, 33-35 Leighton Road, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.  Please write down the company name and event name on the cheque)

  • The awarded companies will be charged a partial promotion fee for the production and a series of newspaper supplement.

JUDGING CRITERIA
The best and innovative solution, application or campaign with proven success in implementation will be selected according to the following S.M.A.R.T. criteria.
Retailers

Created and executed a project with innovative service ideas to overcome service pain points and enhance customer experience

 
 
 
 
JUDGES
 
The jury will shortlist participating companies in the 1st Phase according to the above S.M.A.R.T. criteria. Shortlisted companies will be invited to attend and share their proposal with over 200 industry audience and answer questions from a judging panel in April 2020. The participating companies with exceptional solution, application or campaign will receive awards of Gold, Silver, Bronze or no more than 7 Merits.

Dr. Garbrial Leung

Managing Director

Hewlett Packard HK SAR Limited

Dr. Toa Charm

Associate Professor

Chinese University of Hong Kong

Ms. Ivy Chan

Head of Ecosystem and Collaboration
Ecosystem and Collaboration Team

Hong Kong Cyberport Management Company Limited

Ms. Mignone Cheng

Chief Marketing Officer

GS1 Hong Kong

Mr. Edmond Lai

Chief Digital Officer 

Hong Kong Productivity Council

Ir Peter T.C. Yeung

Head of Electronics & ICT Clusters, Smart City Platform

Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation

Mr. Jaff Lau

Head of Innovative Business and Growth, Business Banking,

HSBC

Mr. Vincent So

Chairman

Hong Kong Retail Technology Industry Association

Dr. Guy Look

Chief Financial Officer & ED

Sa Sa Cosmetic Company Ltd

Ms. Janis Tam

Managing Director

Swire Resources Ltd

Mr. Calvin Chan

Chairman & CEO,

Catalo Natural Health Foods Limited

Mr. Andrew Yu

Director

Yue Hwa Chinese Products Emporium Ltd

Mr. Samson Chu

Managing Director

Imperial Bird’s Nest Int’l Co Ltd

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