We.have partners

…not sponsors! The Rethink! Internet of Retail Minds 2018 is a unique event in the business & technology world because of our relationship with our partners. Our aim is to support our partners to reach their targets and inspire innovation.

Position your business as a thought leader at the Rethink! Internet of Retail Minds and become a partner today!

Become a Business Partner

Over 150 senior industry executives from the retail community will gather to discuss their key challenges, industry topics and tasks, while exchanging knowledge and creating new partnerships. Do you have a solution or product and would like to present, exhibit or meet active buyers?

Become a Media Partner

Leading industry publications, mainstream media and online portals are supporting the Rethink! Internet of Retail Minds. Should you be interested in exploring media partnerships with us, please get in touch with us.

Get exclusive access to and network with leading retailers with budget responsibility and decision makers looking at digital transformation, connected products and the Internet of Things in their companies!


Present your service and product portfolio in an informal setting  I  Be a thought leader through best-in-class sessions, roundtables and workshops  I  Evaluate in more than 30 hours of networking exactly which needs your potential clients have  I  Discuss your products live in front of 150+ retail decision makers

Business Partners 2018

The Rethink! Internet of Retail Minds 2018 offers you the unique opportunity to position your business in front of leading retail experts and is designed to maximise your time with your target audience and new business prospects. From the thought-provoking plenary to networking at the Icebreaker, Workshop and World Café sessions, your company will be front and center.
Do you have a solution or product and want to present, exhibit or meet active buyers?

Comarch offers comprehensive solutions for retail from one source to create a personalized shopping experience at all touchpoints. Customers such as MSH, KiK, TEDi and Konsum rely on Comarch.


Global E Business Solutions, was founded in 1999. Ever since then, our goal has been to offer the perfect professional software solutions to customers’ business needs. In our many years developing tailored solutions for different industrial sectors, we have acquired expertise with a diverse range of technologies. 

 Our goals and achievements:

·  Trying to innovate – mix new ideas with best practices to match real world problems.

·  Understand that the technology is a tool and not the goal.

·  Over 20 years of experience from multiple industries building trustworthy relations with clients and partners.

·  Proven track record: designed and developed five products that are still going strong after 10+ years.

·  Navigating the industry and trying to differentiate between new sustainable business trends/technologies and hype.


The Commercial Property Listings Evolution on the Blockchain



The Axino Group, consisting of Axino Solutions AG in Switzerland and Axino Solutions GmbH in Germany, is a leading provider of communications solutions and services in the field of operations support systems for network operators and industrial companies. Until end of 2015, Axino Solutions was the business unit Systems & Solutions and belonged to the Swiss technology group Ascom. The company focuses on the customer segments automotive, industry, energy, retail, tele­communications, municipalities and authorities, i.e. many tier-1 customers like Deutsche Telekom, Vodafone, AT&T, Swisscom, Volkswagen, Migros, e.on, Siemens. On the basis of innovative software, Axino Solutions designs, implements, and operates comprehensive IT solutions, which have earned us numerous awards, including Best Tech­nology Innovation from Capacity Media‘s Global Carrier Awards, Global Telecom Business Innovation Award and TeleManagement Forum‘s Excellence Award. Started originally with 4 employees, today Axino Solutions has a workforce of approx. 105 employees in the fields of sales, IT-consultancy, project management, software engineering, and support as well as operations.

Located in a high-tech region in the heart of Europe, Axino Solutions benefits from its close collaborations with Aachen‘s famous and widely respected Technical University RWTH, and Zurich University of Applied Sciences ZHAW as well as CSEM research institute amongst others.


Large volumes of data are the result of a growing number of connected devices and data sources. Social networks further add to the so-called ‘data lake’ of IoT information which enrich pure machine data. The correlation of this data allows you to gain valuable insight into consumers, trends as well as preferences which in turn fuels promotion and placement efforts. But how do you make sense of it all?



Business Partners 2017

Large volumes of data are the result of a growing number of connected devices and data sources. Social networks further add to the so-called ‘data lake’ of IoT information which enrich pure machine data. The correlation of this data allows you to gain valuable insight into consumers, trends as well as preferences which in turn fuels promotion and placement efforts. But how do you make sense of it all?


Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. Our creative, marketing and document solutions empower everyone ”” from emerging artists to global brands ”” to bring digital creations to life and deliver them to the right person at the right moment for the best results.


Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, is a leading provider of next-generation networking solutions for enterprises of all sizes worldwide. The company delivers IT solutions that empower organizations to serve the latest generation of mobile-savvy users who rely on cloud-based business apps for every aspect of their work and personal lives. For more information visit www.arubanetworks.com. To learn more, visit Aruba at http://www.arubanetworks.com. For real-time news updates follow Aruba on Twitter and Facebook, and for the latest technical discussions on mobility and Aruba products visit Airheads Social at http://community.arubanetworks.com.


avantum consult is a Business Analytics expert. We design and implement integrated Management Systems to improve the performance of organizations – which we define as the power to achieve defined objectives. The focus areas of our expertise are Big Data & Data Warehouse, Reporting & Analytics, Planning & Forecasting as well as Advanced Analytics – especially Cognitive Analytics. Our project-solutions are based on IBM and SAP technologies. Out-of-the-box-solutions, which we offer, combine best-practices of many projects in a standardized and modularized way.


Team Technologies is a technology service provider. We drive our partners to engineer better digital products for Retail, Media and Telco industries. Team Technologies delivers custom mobile apps and clould-based solutions that are secure, scalable, easy to operate and use. Team Technologiess’ customers are: – the fastest growing retail startup Lesara – e-commerce monetization platform Roundforest – web development company Wix with 90mln users – the biggest freelance marketplace Upwork – online web security company that supports over 550mln users, Cyren



Past Business Partners

Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. Our creative, marketing and document solutions empower everyone ”” from emerging artists to global brands ”” to bring digital creations to life and deliver them to the right person at the right moment for the best results.



Prysm is defining a new way of work. One where applications, content, video conferencing and the web can all be easily combined into a visual workspace where teams can create, edit and share. These interactive workspaces are stored in the cloud and available on any sized screen. Prysm’s Visual Workplace solutions span from executive briefing center to home office — and every size workplace in between. Today, Prysm powers 20% of the Fortune 500 and our customers are leaders in all industries including technology, energy, finance, healthcare, media and universities. To define your company’s new way of work, visit prysm.com.


Blue Yonder is the leading provider of cloud-based predictive applications for retail. Our SaaS-solutions enable retailers make better decisions using
data for price optimization, replenishment and customer targeting. Blue Yonder works with renowned retail brands in grocery, fashion, consumer electronics and eCommerce, including Natsu, Kaufland, and Otto. Blue Yonder’s mission is to help retailers boost their revenues, increase margins, reduce waste and improve their customers’ experience in the omnichannel world. The company was founded in 2008 in Karlsruhe, Germany by ex-CERN researcher, Professor Michael Feindt and is backed by leading private equity firm Warburg Pincus and the Otto Group. Its algorithm uses data to extract information with scientifically-based and innovative techniques such as predictive modeling and machine learning. In January 2014, Blue Yonder created the Data Science Academy to provide enterprises with relevant specialized knowledge and to train decision-makers from management to IT departments . Blue Yonder’s work has won many awards, among them the Experton Big Data Leader Award 2016, the Technology Innovator Awards 2015, BT Retail Week Technology Award, the German Innovation Prize, and the FOCUS Digital Star Award.


Interoute Communications Limited, an international telecommunications service provider, owns and operates a cloud service platform. Its platform provides connectivity, communications, and computing services to start-ups, national and international enterprises, global telecommunication and mobile operators, OTT and Internet giants, governments, channel partners, and system integrators in Europe, Asia, and North America. The company offers cloud hosting for startups, managed storage, managed security, ISV software-as-a-service enablement, consultancy, data centers-managed, colocation, and virtual data center services; and infrastructure, self-service, assist, managed, and application management solutions.



Curalate is the leading visual content monetization platform and a partner to 800 of the world’s leading brands. We make it easier for consumers to discover brands across the digital ecosystem and, using the power of visual content, make it more compelling for consumers to buy. We’re a passionate team of visual thinkers, makers, and storytellers dedicated to helping brands create discover, activate, and measure visual connections with consumers. And we’re building something really powerful.


Ventuz Technology provides software solutions for authoring and displaying real-time interactive, data-driven graphics to markets with high-end requirements, such as broadcast graphics, event installations, projections and professional presentations, by developing workflows and products that allow customers to create and playout highly appealing and cutting edge visual content.


Envoy is a privately owned e-commerce implementation specialist.  We are SAP Hybris, Magento and EPiServer partners with over 18 years’ experience in delivering customer-focused, commercially successful e-commerce solutions.  100% of our focus is on designing, implementing and servicing multi-channel, integrated and transactional e-commerce applications. Envoy’s clients include Office Shoes, L.K.Bennet, Manchester United, G4S, Pringle of Scotland, Moneycorp, BBC and more.

Envoy was founded in Wimbledon, London in 1997 by brothers Barnaby and Branwell Moffat, who are still actively oversee all key projects to this day. Over nearly two decades and having completed over 200 projects, Envoy has grown with the industry and are now renowned as experts in high-quality e-commerce implementation and design.


Rakuten Marketing is a global digital marketing company whose services encompass affiliate, attribution, display and search.

Our Mission
In an ever-expanding technological landscape, today’s consumer has no borders. This makes it an especially exciting time for brands. That’s why our mission is to empower clients with solutions that go beyond the expected, from superior service and technology to consumer-centric insights that drive better results. This means offering real-time insight into campaign performance across multiple channels and devices. It means maintaining a bird’s eye view of purchasing paths. And it means discovering new opportunities to facilitate global expansion.

Our Company
With nine offices around the world, our global marketing services span affiliate, search, mobile, lead generation, display and attribution. Rakuten Marketing offers the highest level of specialization in our core services combined with an integrated approach to simplify what has become an increasingly complex digital marketing space.


Olapic is the original earned content platform for consumer brands, fuelling marketing programs across all channels with images and videos from real people, uniting engagement and conversion to create powerful branded experiences. An official member of Facebook Marketing Partner program, Instagram Partner program and Pinterest Partners, Olapic’s proprietary technology curates consumer photos and videos from a range of social media sites, and enables brands to determine which content is most effective in driving engagement and conversion. Olapic is headquartered in New York City with offices in California; Cordoba, Argentina; and The United Kingdom. For more information on Olapic, visit www.olapic.com.


Green Room is an award-winning brand and retail design consultancy founded in 2001. With studios in Amsterdam, Birmingham and London, Green Room is a collective of creatives and craftsmen, of radicals and realists who believe there is always a better way of doing things. Their aim is to create and deliver amazing ideas that are big, bold and inspiring, but always grounded in reality.


Seloy Live – We supercharge glass!
Seloy Live Ltd’s core business is focused on interactive glass rand related products and services. Our products are sought after AV wow-enablers for retail installations, meeting room refitting, corporate lobby area setup etc. We are a Finnish growth company whose leading product is an interactive and touch controllable glass called Seloy Live SENSE.
SENSE is a state-of-the-art combination of a modern insulating glass unit and a transparent touch surface. The product has its touch-technology built securely inside the glass, hence extending the life of interactive foil from mere months to multiple years.
Seloy Live Ltd is a spin-off from Seloy Oy. Seloy is a pioneer in manufacturing insulating units with decades of knowhow in glass, windows and their derivative products.


What our attendees say and why they love attending our conferences…

Primary Media Partner 2018

Internet of Strategy Network covers content around best practices, discussions and solutions within the scope of digitization and its appliance in businesses. Topics such as IT Security, Digital Marketing, Finance, HR Technology and many more are increasingly gaining importance important and call for decision makers willing to use chances and benefits of digital transformation.



Media Partners 2018

WIRED was founded in 1993 in San Francisco. Since then, WIRED has been reporting on topics from technology, digital culture, science, business and design, and is dedicated to people, innovations and great ideas that change our lives forever.

WIRED is a 360° brand that combines several areas such as editorials with the WIRED magazine, further education with WIRED Campus, tailor-made business solutions with WIRED Consulting and knowledge transfer with WIRED conferences and events. Because of its innovative status, WIRED has access to a network of digital leaders and pioneers.


Die Netzpiloten zählen zu den digitalen Pionieren in Deutschland. 1998 in Hamburg von Wolfgang Macht und Matthias Dentler gegründet, gehörte das Unternehmen zu den prominenten Vertretern der sogenannten New Economy. Heute arbeiten die Netzpiloten mit rund 75 Mitarbeitern in Hamburg, Berlin und Barcelona in den Bereichen Digitales Marketing und Digitale Publikationen. Insbesondere das unabhängige Magazin netzpiloten.de begleitet seit über 15 Jahren den digitalen Wandel. Das Wirtschaftsmagazin brand eins widmete den Netzpiloten ein ausführliches Porträt als „Alt-98er“.


DAN Global is a digital agency network which focuses on collaboration, knowledge-sharing, business support and exploration. DAN Global’s mission is to provide platforms and various tools to support member agencies’ businesses and enhance the intelligence, expertise, reach and effectiveness of the members through knowledge sharing and collaboration. Today, there are 150+ DAN member agencies operating in 15 cities worldwide.


Ecommerce News is an English-written blog that focuses solely on the ecommerce industry in Europe. Every weekday we keep our readers up-to-date with interesting news, handy facts, insightful interviews and more. On Ecommerce News, you will find everything that happens in the European ecommerce industry, from acquisitions and cross-border news to country statistics and startup launches.


TechTank is the video collaboration community for technology professionals in business. Our video talks gather business leaders and technology stakeholders in the enterprise and public sector who share similar challenges, interests and responsibilities to discuss the latest developments in business technology – enabling them to transform their business, increase profitability and benchmark their digital & infrastructure projects. Our global community is free to join includes CxOs from some of the world’s best known brands as well as exciting tech start-ups and independent developers. Our content is produced at the request of our community members and endorsed by our all–star advisory board. If you’re in tech, you’re invited.



With exclusive analyst reports and specialist journalists, IoT Now is the leading global brand covering the Internet of Things, machine-to-machine communications (M2M), embedded devices and connected consumer devices. Delivering webcasts, bi-monthly magazines, white-papers, daily news and expert opinion pieces, IoT Now focuses on the deployment of these technologies across the enterprise, automotive, logistics, healthcare, utilities, travel, security and smart city verticals.


TechWeekEurope UK, is the authoritative UK source for news, features and reviews of business technology. Its aim is keeping readers informed on the latest technology news and insights, helping them to make complex purchasing decisions.TechWeekEurope UK is published by NetMediaEurope, a leading B2B IT publisher owning a portfolio of 30 sites across Europe.


Brand Quarterly magazine champions a holistic approach to building a brand and recognizing the presence of that brand in all aspects of business. Providing marketers and business people alike with a content rich, visually appealing resource, to help successfully grow their personal, public, company and employee brands. Visit BrandQuarterly.com for the latest online articles and your free subscription to our showcase digital magazine. Mobile, digital, brand development and management, marketing strategy, marketing technology, innovation, leadership, social and more – it’s all here – shared with you by members of the C-suite, entrepreneurs, industry respected practitioners, best-selling authors and top academics.


IoT.do is the portal where you can collaborate, connect, socialize and innovate with professionals from all around the world that have one thing in common: the Internet of Things and its never ending evolution. Visit iot.do and be a part of the IoT community!”


The IoT Global Network is a new platform for the IoT community to connect and network with industry experts. Featuring a definitive database of over 600 IoT companies and hundreds of products, the IoT Global Network also offers a rich source of regulatory information, market news and expert blogs. The IoT Global Network is a dedicated resource for every IoT professional.