Retailer Innovator 2014 Awards: Gary Schwartz on innovation 2:30 min interview.
Retail Innovator 2014: Gary Schwartz on “Who drives innovation?” If you focus on technology you lose the retail mission of connecting to your customer. One minute interview at the Retail Touchpoints’ Retail Innovator Award. June 18th 2014
HEDNA.org Brussels Conference, June 2014 Keynote by Gary Schwartz on the Internet of Things and how it impacts your hotels and the relationship you have with your guests.
While the phone will continue to connect people to people, it will increasingly connect machine to machine. The new phone will amplify, control and navigate the world around us. Many call this the Internet of Things (IOT).
The IOT is about how to talk to your washing machine as your friend. Maintain a relationship with your baby as if you were beside them in the crib. It is about finally having the basketball tell you how it thinks you have played and could improve your game. It is about having plants talk to you and shoes become your eyes. It is about clicking, signalling calling, texting, waving, approaching inanimate things and making them into digital, active, responsive stuff.
The digital app store is expanding to a new app store of objects for our home, work, and travel.