Conference Schedule for Thursday 4th September 2014 (Johannesburg Venue)

TimeTopicDescriptionSpeaker
8am-9amRegistrationRegister in order to receive your parking couponN/A
9am-9.10amWelcome Introduction by Conference Headline Sponsor takealot.comKim Reid
9.10am-9.40amInternational Keynote SpeakerIn BRAND We Trust: Crafting a Brand That is Known, Loved, TrustedJohn Lawson
9.40am-10.10amInternational Keynote SpeakerThe Future of Online Retail' - Shopify explores new technologies in retail from an International perspectiveBrennan Loh
10.10am-10.40amSocial MediaLeveraging Facebook to build your eCommerce BusinessWarrick Godfrey
10.40am-11amTea BreakNetworking. Tea and coffee will be served in the foyerN/A
11am-11.30amOnline PaymentsPayPal and the digital wallet, the future of paymentsMalvina Goldfeld
11:30am-12.00pmOmni-Channel CommerceRetail is increasingly about a customer focused omni-channel experience. Paul will discuss the intersection of offline and online retail and other learnings from the competitive Australian retail environmentPaul Greenberg
12.00pm-12.45pmLessons from the expertsAnecdotes and advice from some of South Africa's leading eCommerce operatorsDaniel Guasco, Gary Hadfield, Hilton Eachus, Louna Lohann, Michelle Atagana, Paul Galatis
12.45pm-1.30pmLunchNetworking. A finger lunch and drinks will be served in the foyer N/A
1.30pm-1.50pmeCommerce AwardsThe winners of the 2014 eCommerce Awards will be announced.Aki Anastasiou, Andy Higgins
1.50pm-2.20pmMobile CommerceAfrica is a mobile first continent. Google explores the role of mobile in the rapidly evolving world of online retailLuke Mckend
2.20pm-2.50pmLogisticsLogistics - the last major hurdle for e-commerce in South AfricaJustin Drennan
2.50pm-3.20pmCase StudyLearnings from Woolworths online Nikki Cockcroft
3.20pm-3.40pmTea BreakNetworking. Tea and coffee will be served in the foyerN/A
3.40pm-4.10pmCase StudyLearnings from Massmart Colin Fleming
4.10pm-4.40pmCase StudyHow I started a profitable eCommerce company in 6 weeksNicholas Haralambous
4.40pm-5pmRegulatory & ComplianceData privacy: a global perspective on application and future regulationDaniella Kafouris

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Johannesburg Conference Venue

Gallagher Convention Centre Hall 2
19 Richard Drive
Midrand

Parking is at Block A