Cross-Border Summit 2017

24th May 2017

All Day

 

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An unmissable event with leading international brands for everything cross-border eCommerce related

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Whether you are new to cross-border trading, already dipping your toes in international waters, or want to expand your current cross-border strategy, then the eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit will give you the information and contacts that you need. Packed with first-hand experience, leading international brands and retailers will be sharing their insights and lessons learned on their international eCommerce journeys.

 

The eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit is designed for all level of retailer. Whether you are new to cross-border trading or are already trading into multiple territories, the eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit will provide you with fresh ideas and practical advice to support your expansion strategy.

 

You will have opportunities for networking with your peers and meeting potential new partners. If you want to understand the latest trends and developments in global eCommerce – including how to successfully enter individual markets and avoid the pitfalls – eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border summit is a must-attend for you.

Who should attend and why?

Great speakers, networking and full day workshops.
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Whether you are new to cross-border trading, already dipping your toes in international waters, or want to expand your current cross-border strategy, then the eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit will give you the information and contacts that you need. Packed with first-hand experience, leading international brands and retailers will be sharing their insights and lessons learned on their international eCommerce journeys.

Pre-Conference Workshops


Retailer-Only Workshops

17th May 2016

2.00pm - 5.30pm

Followed by Networking Drinks


Our Pre-Conference workshop sessions are designed to give you a head-start tackling cross-border opportunities before the main conference on the 18th May. Our hosts will lead you through the fundamentals of selling online internationally. This small group format will allow for lots of questions and practical advice tailored to your business.

Location:

CentrEd
One Western Gateway
Royal Victoria Dock
London
E16 1XL


These sessions are £99 + VAT and ensure you are ready for the main cross-border summit on the 18th May. Book now
Getting started in Cross-Border eCommerce

Getting started in Cross-Border eCommerce

"Developing and Fine Tuning your Cross-Border Strategy"

This is for anyone new to cross-border or taking the first tentative steps into international online sales. Hosted by IMRG’s Andrew McClelland, you will be in safe and knowledgeable hands to learn the basics of cross-border. more
The first steps to entering the UK eCommerce market

The first steps to entering the UK eCommerce market

"Selling Online to British Customers"


Hosted by Chris Jones, this session is for our international friends, looking to sell into the UK. Chris will guide you through what you need to know to start selling successfully into the UK. more

Where is it and how do I get there?

The Home of World Leading Events

The Platinum Suite
ExCeL London
One Western Gateway,
Royal Victoria Dock,
London
E16 1XL
T: +44 (0)20 7069 5000

 

Find out more

 

 

Visiting

 

Who Should be Visiting?

  • Interested in trading online overseas but don’t know where to start?

  • Want to maximise your international trading potential?

  • Need to stress-test your cross-border eCommerce strategy but don’t know who to ask?

 

 

 

Then the eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit is the MUST-attend event for you.

 

Whether you are new to cross-border trading, already dipping your toes in international waters, or want to expand your current cross-border strategy, then the eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit will give you the information and contacts that you need. Packed with first-hand experience, leading international brands and retailers will be sharing their insights and lessons learned on their international eCommerce journeys.

 

International online sales represent a huge opportunity for all retailers big or small but it can seem an overwhelming project to start, let alone implement. The Summit aims to give you a checklist of strategic and tactical pointers to help your business attain its potential for cross-border trading.

 

This year’s agenda reflects the key issues raised during our extensive research with those responsible for cross-border eCommerce at major retailers and brands. Through a mix of case studies, interactive panel discussions and thought-leadership, the experts at the Cross-Border Summit 2017 will help answer your questions concerning the following:

  • Accurately gauging market size and opportunity

  • Reducing your exposure to risk in new markets

  • Localisation strategies - understanding cultural differences and buying habits

  • Adapting your marketing and branding

  • Dos and don’ts of working with marketplaces

  • International delivery, logistics and payment

 

Format of the Event

Keynote Presentations 2016 - included CEO and Board level speakers Alibaba, Boden and Shop Direct

 

Panel Sessions 2016 - panellists included expert practitioners from Hobbs, New Look, JD Williams and Deckers

 

Generous Networking Opportunities - Participating organisations will be invited to meet with our high quality delegates at an informal drinks reception, as well as during the extended networking periods during the conference

 

How is eCommerce Worldwide different?

  • A retailer-led keynote presentation theatre
  • A high ratio of retailer delegates
  • Fully catered high quality venue
  • Access to an e-retail community of top retailers, market-leading supply side organisations, and key market influencers
  • Screened registrations to ensure a qualified and motivated audience with an eye on cross-border innovation
  • Information-packed programme designed to facilitate learning and networking
  • Involvement of international associations, suppliers, retailers and strategic organisations bringing local knowledge
  • Expert workshops and lounges to provide on-the-spot pragmatic advice
  • International trading passports providing key information on priority markets

Retailer Testimonials:

Brilliant! The conference was really informative with some great speakers. The ability to network with your peers was beneficial as always."

 

Richard Adamson
International eCommerce Manager,

Cross-Border eCommerce Event Retailer

The conference was really worthwhile and the passports & insights from presenters and the stands will no doubt be valuable for guiding our strategic direction for international growth"

 

Sunjaya Nagaraja
Business Development Manager

Cross-Border eCommerce Event Retailer

Statistics from the 2016 Summit:

 

Cross-Border eCommerce Event 2016 Attendees

A sample of visiting retailer job titles from 2016:

  • Brand Director
  • CEO
  • CFO
  • Chief Information Officer
  • Commercial Director
  • COO
  • Digital Trading Manager
  • Director eCommerce Europe
  • eCommerce Director
  • Director of New Markets, Products & Services
  • Director of Operations
  • European Online Channels Manager
  • Finance Director
  • Fulfilment and Logistics Manager
  • Global Digital Director
  • Global Head of eCommerce
  • Global Marketing Manager
  • Head of Customer Acquisition
  • Head of Delivery Solutions
  • Head of Digital Development
  • Head of eCommerce
  • Head of Logistics
  • Head of Operations
  • HR Manager
  • Marketing Director
  • Logistics Director
  • Online Director
  • Senior Director
  • Senior eCommerce Manager
  • Strategy Director
  • Technical Director
  • UK Marketing Director
  • Vice President
  • VP Corporate Development
  • VP Global eCommerce
  • VP, Global Partnerships

Network with your fellow peers - a sample of retailers who previously attended:

  • 365Tickets
  • ALDO
  • Amara.com
  • American Eagle Outfitters
  • Appliance House
  • Arcadia Group
  • ASDA / Geroge
  • ASOS
  • Boden
  • Boots
  • Brora Ltd
  • Charles Tyrwhitt
  • Clarks
  • Cotswold Outdoor
  • Debenhams
  • Deckers Brands
  • Euroquilt
  • Feelunique.com
  • Fred Perry
  • Get the Label
  • Hawes & Curtis
  • Hobbs
  • Hobbycraft
  • House of Fraser
  • Jack Russell Paris
  • JD Sports
  • JDWilliams
  • John Lewis
  • La Moda
  • Larsson & Jennings
  • Marks and Spencer
  • Moss Bros.
  • New Look
  • Next
  • Osprey
  • River Island
  • Schuh
  • Screwfix
  • Selfridges
  • Silentnight Group
  • Skechers
  • Virgin
  • Wiggle

 

Download the Cross-Border Summit 2017 Floor Plan:

 

Where is it and how do I get there?

The Home of World Leading Events

The Platinum Suite
ExCeL London
One Western Gateway,
Royal Victoria Dock,
London
E16 1XL
T: +44 (0)20 7069 5000

 

Find out more

 

Event Sponsors

eCommerce Worldwide Summit is supported by some of the key businesses engaged in enabling global cross-border trading

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Global-e

Global-e

Global-e is a leading provider of cross-border technology that simplifies international eCommerce. The company’s solution enables European online retailers to transact with customers in 100 countries in more than 50 different local currencies, multi-lingual checkout for over 40 localised payment methods, multiple shipping options and worldwide taxes and duties calculation. more
Our Sponsors

Our Sponsors

Come and chat to our event supporters and hear what insight they can offer you at the summit more

Event Media Partners

eCommerce Worldwide Summit is supported by a number of exceptional media partners

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eDelivery

eDelivery

eDelivery is the trade title for professionals who support multichannel retail. Experts in supply chain, operations, logistics, warehousing, customer support and related services are the focus of our coverage, research and insight – in short, how can we together ‘fulfil the multichannel promise’. more
Internet Retailing

Internet Retailing

Internet Retailing Magazine is published bimonthly and takes a commercial, robust and uncompromising view of the developments, trends, issues and opportunities in multichannel retail. more

Event Industry Association Partners

eCommerce Worldwide Summit is supported by a number of Industry Association partners

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IMRG

IMRG

IMRG (Interactive Media in Retail Group) is the UK’s industry association for eCommerce. Formed in 1990, IMRG provides essential retail intelligence to its many members, based on sector benchmarking and using a full range of 44 KPIs. more
China-Britain Business Council

China-Britain Business Council

The China-Britain Business Council is a membership organisation helping over 1000 member companies succeed in the China market. more

 

Want to get involved?


Download Sponsorship Brochure

 

There are a variety of opportunities available including:

  • Sponsorship
  • Exhibiting opportunities
  • Networking opportunities with major international retailers

Download the full sponsorship brochure to find information on how to get involved.

 

Or alternatively contact the team at eCommerce Worldwide and have a chat about available options and how to get involved:

Telephone:  0203 696 0982
Email:  sponsorship@ecommerceworldwide.com

 

Our previous eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summits

 

The eCommerce Worldwide Cross-Border Summit provides online retailers the practical knowledge and insight allowing for a better understanding of trading across borders whilst helping gain an advantageous view when venturing into new markets.

Previously, our cross-border summit comprised of a series of high level keynotes throughout the day on a variety of interesting and relevant topics to all aspects of online retail.

 

 

 

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