Ecommerce Forum 2020: Expansion Beyond Asia

Venue: Devan Nair Institute of Employment and Employability, 80 Jurong East Street 21, Singapore 609607
Date: 15 May 2020
Time: 8.50am~2.00pm
Closing Date: 08 May 2020



Discover Best Practices and Insights to International Business Expansion


Venturing into ecommerce may seem challenging with the sluggish economic growth. Uncertainties about this future run deeper with ongoing geopolitical issues and tensions.

Despite this declining momentum, we can still expect global ecommerce to continue to grow. In 2018, the percentage of the consumers who made at least one purchase online in the last 12 months grew to 93% of internet users in U.S., 97% in the U.K. and 98% in China. In the USA, revenue is expected to show an annual growth rate of 11.6%, resulting in a market value of US$565,696m by 2023.

Recognising the benefits in global business expansion through ecommerce, it is imperative that businesses are equipped with the necessary information and tools to embark on this ecommerce journey. With market focus in the US, Europe and Australia, eBay Singapore is the go-to online market place with massive expertise for businesses to penetrate into these lucrative key global markets.

Source: 

[1] World Economic Outlook, July 2019, Still Sluggish Global Growth: https://www.imf.org/en/Publications/WEO/Issues/2019/07/18/WEOupdateJuly2019 (accessed July 2019)

[2] Statista, eCommerce Uinited States: https://www.statista.com/outlook/243/109/ecommerce/united-states (accessed December 2019)


Why attend? 

  • Stay current with the ecommerce landscape beyond Asia
  • Discover best practices to sell on eBay Singapore 
  • Gain insight from technology solution experts
  • Build meaningful relationships with decision makers and experts in the industry
Who should attend?

This half-day programme that has been carefully curated for manufacturers, brand owners, suppliers and distributors who needs to grasp the practical solutions for selling or aspiring to sell consumer products, industrial equipment and general merchandise in e-commerce to the US, Europe and Australia.

We strongly encourage the following personnel to join this forum: 

  • CEOs/COOs/CIOs/CTOs/CFOs
  • Business Owner(s) / Sole Proprietor
  • Ecommerce personnel
  • Digital Marketing personnel
  • Finance personnel
  • Supply chain/Delivery personnel

 Programme Highlights

  • The eCommerce Landscape: USA, Europe & Australia
  • Navigating Cross Border Ecommerce
  • Ecommerce begins with having the right product identity and digital content creation
  • Cross border payments
  • Automating E-Commerce Operations
  • Digitising Fulfilment: Seamless delivery 
  • Business talk: Fireside chat with Brands & e-sellers on challenges and strategies of ecommerce
  • Empowering Companies with Strategies for Employee Growth & Retention

Registration


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For any enquiries, please contact us at 6826 3143 or email us at contact@gs1.org.sg.

Cancellation and Substitutes:

1. We regret there will be no refunds for cancellations, no-shows, and non-attendance, replacement of participant is permitted and notice of change in participants must be given in not less than 5 business days before the course commencement date. 

2. A confirmation note will be sent one week prior to the event via email. All registrations will be taken as confirmed and will be billed accordingly (including no-shows) unless otherwise notified.

3. When an event is cancelled, fail to commence or fail to complete under unforeseen circumstances, the participant is allowed to defer the intake at no cost or withdraw from the course; under such situation, a full refund of the advance payment will be given.

4. GS1 Singapore reserves the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify or otherwise alter these terms and conditions at any time. Such modifications shall become effective immediately upon the posting thereof.

5. GS1 Members Rate is only applicable to GS1 Singapore Members.

Event Fees

Category Early Bird Event Fee
(inclusive of GST)
GS1 SG Member N/A S$0.00
SMF Member N/A S$15.00
Public N/A S$20.00

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