6 Reasons To Attend Retail Global Gold Coast This Year!

26th February 2018

So here’s the scenario. You understand that conferences and events are a great way to build connections, keep on top of the trends, and learn everything you can from the people that have made it, but you’re not sure which conference to attend. Or perhaps you already know about Retail Global and are just looking for a bit of a push before you take the leap and purchase your ticket. Well, here are 6 reasons to attend Retail Global this year so you can sell more online!

1. We have the BEST Speakers. Period.

When you’re spending hundreds of dollars on a conference ticket, you should be learning from the best of the best. And we pride ourselves on getting the best of the best. You should be learning from C-Level executives as well as successful entrepreneurs and online retailers that have done the hard yards and learned the hard lessons so that you don’t have to. Our team travels all over the world to many different conferences, trade shows, and events so that we can find the guns that are currently crushing it in the Industry. Click here to see our stellar line up for 2018.

2. Held on the BEAUTIFUL Gold Coast! Need I say more?

If you’re from Melbourne like me, then this alone is reason enough to attend the conference. There’s something about the beautiful weather, pristine beaches, white sand, and balmy nights that makes networking fun! In between sessions, take a load off and go for a dip in the perfect waters of Broadbeach!

3. Make REAL connections and life-long friends!

There’s a reason why the conference call will never replace face-to-face interaction. You can’t get a vibe for someone over a skype call, everyone has distractions, places to be and deadlines to meet. Every single person at Retail Global is passionate enough about their business to take a few days on the Gold Coast to learn and meet like-minded people. Are you one of them?

4. Your Business is unique, so your solutions should be too!

This year, Retail Global has increased its exhibition size by 25%! That’s 75 solution providers that are passionate about the eCommerce industry and seeing online retailers succeed. We have every solution covered, from payments and shipping to web development and SEO. If you have any issues in your business, you can bet that there will be an effective and affordable solution at Retail Global 2018!

5. Pre-Conference Workshops

Not only does Retail Global have 10 different content streams with over 100 speakers during the show, but there are also 8 pre-conference workshops that will take you through a deep-dive experience of whatever topic you choose! Want to learn how to get started on Amazon? We’ve got you covered. Been selling on Amazon for years but want to level up your store? There’s that too! Email Marketing, SEO, Facebook Advertising, eBay Masterclass…we’ve got it all! Check out all the amazing workshops here. It is definitely one of the best ways to level up your knowledge.

6. The Annual Charity Gala Dinner (and afterparty)

The Annual Charity Gala is a strong highlight of the week with food, drinks, fun, and entertainment. As well as a live auction, with all proceeds going to the Retail Orphan Initiative with provides much-needed assistance to children in countries such as Haiti, South Africa, Zambia, Dominican Republic and many more. Afterwards, let your hair down on the dance floor when we head over to East Nightclub, where the real fun begins. Work hard, play hard, am I right?

So what are you waiting for? Take the leap and jump on board!