Geneva, Switzerland – September 18, 2023 – The 5th Annual 2023 Luxury Innovation Summit, hosted in the picturesque city of Geneva, marked an extraordinary celebration of luxury’s ongoing evolution. This remarkable event, a collaborative effort between the Luxury Venture Group and eBay as the Headline Partner, gathered visionaries from across 20 nations, all united in exploring the transformative potential of innovation within the luxury sector.
With over 500 attendees, this year’s summit provided a unique convergence of luxury brands, emerging startups, forward-thinking investors, esteemed scholars, esteemed media professionals, and international exhibitors. From established luxury icons to emerging talents, this summit served as a collective platform for all participants to collectively shape the future landscape of luxury.
eBay, renowned as a global commerce leader connecting millions of sellers and buyers worldwide, played a pivotal role throughout the summit, reinforcing its commitment to offering a trusted platform for pre-loved luxury goods. Richemont, a prominent global group of prestigious luxury brands, underscored the significance of creativity and innovation in elevating the luxury industry to meet evolving client expectations.
Out of 122 entries hailing from 28 different countries, 12 exceptional innovators emerged through a rigorous three-month selection process overseen by international fashion leaders. Among these trailblazers, Kivisense, a pioneering force in AR solutions for E-commerce and digital marketing, made waves during the summit, which unfolded from September 18 to 20 in Geneva. The event provided an exceptional platform for Kivisense to showcase its groundbreaking Augmented Reality (AR) try-on solutions, capturing the attention of industry luminaries and decision-makers alike.
Deependra Pandey, CEO of Luxury Venture Group, expressed his enthusiasm regarding the participation of eBay and Richemont, noting, “Their involvement has significantly heightened the event’s appeal, establishing it as a premier global forum celebrating innovation, sustainability, and creativity within the luxury industry. It’s an honor to be part of this tradition and set the stage for this significant gathering.”
Amidst the vibrant ambiance of the 2023 Luxury Innovation Summit in Geneva, where creativity and innovation seamlessly intersected. Steven Zhang, the visionary founder of Kivisense, engaged in enlightening discussions and delivered speeches alongside the fashion industry titans.
As Steven passionately described Kivisense’s AR tryon solutions, he promised to revolutionize the way consumers experienced products online. He spoke of AI algorithms that could craft personalized and immersive AR try-on scenes for customers.
One of Kivisense’s standout offerings is its AR tryon solutions for luxury products, seamlessly integrated into ecommerce platforms, offering comprehensive product tryon capabilities across various categories. This addresses the urgent needs of online shoppers who yearn for a more immersive and informative experience, ultimately driving growth in brand Gross Merchandise Value (GMV). Kivisense’s AR solutions bridge the gap between the virtual and physical worlds, allowing consumers to virtually try products before making a purchase, truly revolutionizing the online shopping experience.
As the Luxury Innovation Summit unfolded around them, this serendipitous meeting left an indelible mark on Kivisense. It served as a poignant reminder that innovation is not a solitary pursuit but a collaborative journey.