Conferences and events provide a great opportunity to network, learn new things and scope out the competition (or a combination of all of these things).
Below is a comprehensive list of all the ecommerce events for the year ahead - giving you the full lowdown on the what, when, where and how much.
Think we've missed anything important? Let us know in the comments section at the bottom of the page!
|Date||Event||Description||Cost||Where is it?|
|12 - 14 September 2017||Retail Globe||"Connecting the world of ecommerce."||From $695||Las Vegas, USA|
|13 - 14 September 2017||eCOM | MTL||"Get inspired, get informed and meet people who dare transform business stories into success stories."||From $195,00||Montréal, Canada|
|21 - 22 September 2017||Commerce Summit||"A community of the world’s leading experts will gather together with online retailers large and small, to share the most cutting edge and disruptive trends, techniques, technologies and news in the commerce space. "||From €599||Hamburg, Germany|
|25 - 27 September 2017||SHOP.ORG - This is Digital||"Shop.org is the annual e-commerce event that gives you insights into the future of digital retail and shows you how to apply them in today’s marketplace."||From $675||Los Angeles, USA|
|27 - 28 September 2017||eCommerce Expo||"Get the essential tools and inspiration needed to grow your ecommerce business."||Check website for further details||London, UK|
|3 - 4 October 2017||eTail Nordic 2017||"eTail brings together over 350 senior directors from the largest online retailers in Scandinavia, to discuss and share solutions to the key challenges they face."||€999 - €1,999||Copenhagen, Denmark|
|4 - 5 October 2017||Ecommerce summit & expo 2017||"The ideal meeting point for the ecommerce community in Mexico."||Check website for details||Mexico City, Mexico|
|5 October 2017||Internet Retailing Conference||"IRC and EDC 2017 will shake the industry and question well established retail concepts; equipping digital leaders with a platform to learn, network and continue developing their digital retail and multichannel strategies."||From £195||London, United Kingdom|
|11 October 2017||WIRED retail||"WIRED Retail 2017 brings brand, payments, supply chain and logistics executives together to discuss the innovations and trends impacting virtual – and bricks and mortar – commerce."||Check website for details||London, United Kingdom|
|9 - 11 October 2017||ShopTalk Europe||"The event will be held on 9-11 October 2017 and bring together over 2,000 individuals, including 220+ world-class speakers, from across Europe and the world as well as from all ecosystem stakeholders and a wide range of industry verticals."||Check website for details||Copenhagen, Denmark|
|11 - 12 October 2017||Ecommerce Show North||"#eCSN17 will be the biggest ever gathering of eCommerce companies, vendors and suppliers held outside London."||Check website for details||Manchester, United Kindom|
|17 October 2017||Lifecycle 2017||"#Lifecycle17 brings together an amazing community of over two hundred ecommerce marketers to learn about the latest in customer retention from the most innovative brands in the industry.||£149-£349||London, UK|
|17- 19 October 2017||Global Sources Summit||"A conference for online and Amazon sellers importing from China under their own Private Label."||Free||Hong Kong|
|18 - 20 October 2017||Woocommerce Developers Conference||"For storeowners, WordPress developers & eCommerce experts interested in mastering the art of WooCommerce."||Check website for details||Seattle, US|
|1 - 3 November 2017||Savant e-Commerce London||"3rd Annual Savant e-Commerce London. Delivering customer-centric excellence & uncovering new frontiers for, ecommerce expansion, innovation and growth"||Check website for details||London, UK|
|2 November 2017||eHome & Deco||"For the fifth consecutive year, Emerce and Sanoma will organize the most important event on online strategy and successful omnichannel policy for the Dutch housing industry on November 2, 2017. "||Check website for details||Hoofddorp, Netherlands|
|9 November 2017||Ecommerce 2017||"Conference and exhibition on e-commerce in Ukraine."||Check website for details||Kiev, Ukraine|
|15 - 18 November 2017||MageTestFest||"All the ingredients you like as a developer. Let our great set of speakers blow you away. Join developers from all around the world for this unique and leading event. Are you going to be there?"||Check website for details||Amersfoort, Netherlands|
|16 November 2017||eTailing India||
"5th Annual ecommerce retail & mobile conference & exhibition."
|Check website for details||Delhi, India|
|30 November 2017||European Retail Day||
"The purpose of the conference is to give further impetus and drive to the development of Europe’s single market project, to look at how the retail sector could contribute to it, and to analyse future steps and positive innovation needed to ensure the growth and global competitiveness of the sector."
|Check website for details||Brussels, Belgium|
|24 - 25 January 2018||Webwinkel Vakdagen||"Leading in digital commerce."||Sign up for free||Utrecht, Netherlands|
|15 February 2018||Ecommerce Berlin expo||"Entire e-commerce in one place."||Free registration for Visitors||Berlin, Germany|
|26 February - 1 March 2018||eTail West 2018||"Over 220 speakers representing the best from America’s largest retailers, from innovative start ups to eCommmerce disruptors."||Check website for details||California, US|
|7 - 8 March 2018||Retail Week Live 2018||"The single largest gathering of retail leadership in Europe."||Retailers: early bird rate is £1250. The rate for non-retailers £2490. Both are limited - prices go up 5 November||London, UK|
|13 - 14 March 2018||eTail Germany||"The Event For German eCommerce & Multi-Channel Retail Innovators."||Check website for details||Berlin, Germany|
|15 March 2018||Retail Without Borders||"Retail Without Borders is Europe’s largest online marketplace conference, bringing together established international retailers with world leading global marketplaces."||£99.99-£349.99||London, UK|
|20 - 22 March 2018||Ecommerce One to One||"Business accelerator of ecommerce leaders."||Check website for details||Monaco, France|