Preliminary Agenda / Tuesday, 29th October


The Experience Tech Track 1 Tech Track 2

09:00 - 09:30

 Registration & Breakfast

Doors open at 9am. Wake up with some fresh coffee and light breakfast, and pick up a badge and goody bag from the registration desk. Take a seat in the Grand Auditorium to get ready for the kick off at 9:30am.



09:30 - 10:00

 Welcome & Logistics


10:00 - 10:45
 Opening Visionary Keynotes

Bloomreach's CEO, Raj de Datta, and Chief Strategy Officer, Brian Walker take the stage to sharing their expertise on Connected Experiences. What are the most innovative companies up to? Which approaches are most successful? Find out which trends are coming up next.


10:45 - 11:15

Head to the Entrance Hall for 30 minutes to grab a coffee and a bite to eat.


11:15 - 12:45
 Scaling Your Business Exponentially with Headless: GrandVision and Travis Perkins

Paul Kerrison (Travis Perkins) and Kunal Chakraborty (GrandVision) will share their experiences on scaling their business exponentially with headless.

11:15 - 12:00 
 The Bloomreach SDK for Javascript | Make app development a breeze

The Bloomreach Headless Experience feature allows developers to build websites in their favourite front-end framework while letting business users preview and change the content and layout. With Bloomreach's new Javascript SDK, it's easy to integrate your application with Bloomreach Experience, whether you’re developing in React, Angular or Vue.js.

11:15 - 12:00 
 Security Configuration Architecture


12:00 - 12:45 
 Headless Commerce for Developers | How to Start a Store

Bloomreach's Commerce Accelerator lets you deliver commerce-enabled experiences by integrating your commerce backend platform with Bloomreach Experience Manager and Bloomreach Search & Merchandising with minimal development effort. In this talk, you'll learn all about its benefits, roadmap and how to get started.

12:00 - 12:45 
 Workshop on security configuration and BRX authentication/authorization


14:00 - 15:30
 Driving Digital: How to Create Connected Experiences Across Every Industry with Inter Milan, Met Office and Weleda

Daniel Kugler (Weleda), Chris Frost (Met Office) and Riccardo Tinnirello (Inter Milan) will talk through how to drive digital in your company and create connected experiences in every industry.

14:00 - 14:30
 How to CI/CD your brXM project on brCloud

14:00 - 14:30
 Content Search - This is how it works under the hood


14:30 - 15:00
 Unified UI - An Architecture Deep Dive

Experience Manager v14 will include a major UI overhaul. In this talk, we will dive into the architecture behind the change. A reusable micro-frontend framework that solves error handling, authentication and reduces complexity.

14:30 - 15:00
 How Bloomreach Search works


15:00 - 15:30
 Bloomreach Launches new Developer Onboarding Experience and Tutorials

15:00 - 15:30
 A deep dive into the Pathways API

15:30 - 16:30
 Roadmap Reveal

Get an exclusive sneak peek at the Bloomreach Roadmap to see the exciting product innovations on the horizon. Designed around the market demands and feedback of the people who matter the most to us - our users.


16:30 - 17:15
 Awards & Closing

We are thrilled to announce and award remarkable Bloomreach customers and partners at Connect during the brAwards! The brAwards are designed to recognize and reward outstanding brands that excel in creating top-notch digital experiences, digital merchandising or development with Bloomreach technology.


17:15 - 20:00
 Bloomreach After Party

Enjoy the Bloomreach after party with delicious food, flowing drinks, an awesome DJ and great company.



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Bloomreach User Group Sessions

30th October, 2019

Take part in an exclusive session, reserved only for our customers, where you'll be able to:

  • Break out into a group that focuses specifically on brSM, brXM or brX
  • Hear more about the Bloomreach roadmap from our leadership team
  • Join a Q&A session based on your specific needs and interests

Don't miss this grand finale of Connect Amsterdam filled with networking and learning from fellow Bloomreach users!

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Bloomreach Developer Trainings

28th - 31th October, 2019

Build on your expertise. Learn how to work with Bloomreach technology through training sessions during the week of Connect. Sessions cover the fundamentals, advanced skills, DevOps and SPAs.

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