1st & 2nd May 2019

ArtScience Museum, Singapore
7th - 8th September 2016


Singapore 2016

Please CLICK HERE For The 2017 Accenture Consumer Tech Awards

Accenture is looking to recognise and reward start-ups that are enhancing customer experience and personalisation, increasing sales revenue, improving product sourcing and delivery, and enabling a more digital workforce.

We are looking for new brands, cool technologies, marketing tools, e-commerce platforms and B2B / B2B2C start-ups that are leading the way in helping organisations to better engage with the millennial consumer, and which tap into one of the award categories outlined below.

Start-ups will be judged by an exclusive panel of leading brands, influencers and investors from across retail, consumer goods, travel and hospitality sectors, and winners will receive their award on the main stage at the FUTR Summit on September 8th in Singapore.


Why apply?

The awards provide you with a fantastic platform to get your offering 'out there'. As an applicant you will:

  • Gain exposure to leading brands, influencers and investors from across the retail, consumer goods, travel and hospitality industries including Accenture's leading clients
  • Network with likeminded individuals and contribute to the wider conversation around the future of your industry
  • Have the opportunity to pitch your business to 30 hand selected judges (including brands, VCs and influencers) at a private pitch day and receive feedback
  • Be in with a chance of attending the Accenture Prize Giving Ceremony at FUTR at the end of Day 2, with press coverage to include CNBC, Forbes, Economist, Bloomberg and many more

The Award Categories

View Details Category 1 "Get ME in the store spending more"

Solutions that increase footfall, sales, product offerings, and brand recognition, both online and offline

The Challenge: Consumers today have a huge number of choices, while their tastes and interests are more diverse than ever. Targeting and attracting them towards a brand, and getting them to sustain and grow spend is tough

Areas to consider:Marketing, branding, online & physical store design, customer experience, pricing, web & heat map analytics, cross brand partnerships, trend spotting

View Details Category 2 "Give ME what I want, when and where I want it"

Solutions that help understand consumers behaviour and demands to improve product design, distribution, stock management and logistics to better match their needs

The Challenge: Consumers increasingly want customised solutions and personalised experiences, as well as having flexibility and choice to match their lifestyle, whether in product design and availability, to delivery and returns. How can retailers and brands best design their offerings around the ever changing needs of customers?

Areas to consider: Ethical sourcing, supply chain transparency, delivery, product design, crowd sourcing, stock management, data access, co-creation, price analysis, personalisation

View Details Category 3 "Make ME love my brands, digitally and physically"

Solutions that increase the connection between brands and consumers digitally, to build deeper relationships and enable brands to improve experience and build platforms for additional services

The Challenge: Brands need to grab the opportunity to use digital technologies to get closer to their end consumers, have more control over their experiences, and to learn more about their interests – while opening up the way for expansion into new products and services

Areas to consider: Data visibility & interactivity, in-store solutions & experience, social media, mobile workforce, multi-channel strategy, employee empowerment, brand strategy, customer experience

View Details Category 4 "Host ME, Serve ME, and Take ME"

Solutions that improve travel and hospitality experiences, reduce costs, increase choice, improve service levels and loyalty

The Challenge: How can you fill the soaring demand for unique experiences in food, travel and lifestyle at a time when the delivery of these services are being disrupted and redefined by the sharing economy?

Areas to consider: Digital & multi-channel, agile marketing, social media, personalisation, customer & data analytics, customer experience, customer service

Who should apply?

If you are an emerging brand, marketing tool, ecommerce platform, or consumer technology start-up who fall into one of the award categories above, we want to hear from you!

Applications have now closed but be sure to attend the Awards Ceremony on September 8th at 4.45pm to see our winners announced

For more information, click here or if you have any questions, please contact


Applications Close:
12pm, August 19th 2016

Pitch Day:
6th September 2016

Awards Ceremony:
4pm - 6pm, 8th September 2016

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The FUTR is here. M20/20 expands into FUtureTRends; the year-round conversation on the future of consumer-facing commerce.

In 2015 we created our vision for a new type of event. Millennial 20/20 was disruptive, both in terms of format and content. We were quick to identify the rapidly-changing consumer landscape driven by the digitally-savvy, mobile-first, tech-native millennial generation. Our vision was to bring together brands and retailers with the latest solutions and innovations able to meet these needs and transform each part of the customer journey.

After our successful launch in London, demand from our community took us all over the world, hosting summits in Singapore, New York and Sydney in just 18 months.

Over this time, we witnessed multiple trends, technologies, innovations and business models that held the potential to disrupt the way brands and retailers operate. It became apparent that these changes were moving at a much faster pace than we ever imagined. While still driven by empowered consumers, we identified trends that were in the near-future that we wanted to bring to life through our events.

FUTR is our own evolution. FUTR is actively engaged in next-generation commerce. FUTR is the must-attend event to identify what’s next.

The FUTR is here.

This isn’t just a conference and exhibition. FUTR is an authentic global community for those who want to stay at the cutting-edge of insights, technology and solutions. The move to FUTR is not only a change of name, but a new commitment to year-round conversation for analysis and insight-sharing. A watering hole for the future-focused leaders who want to see “what’s next”, understand how to bridge ‘the gap between now and next’, while carrying forward authentic values with no baggage. FUTR is both cross-industry and global. We strive to find the lessons from across the globe to inspire and mobilise leaders as they seek to connect with today’s consumer.

M20/20 was the launch pad for us to understand this space; to listen and learn what leaders and innovators really want. FUTR is the next chapter.

Whether it’s accessing brand-new content at one of our summits, attending insightful roundtables and workshops, or gaining knowledge from our newly-launched research platform FUTR Insights; we want you to be part of FUTR for all Future Trends.