(Last updated: 20 January 2021)
E-commerce logistics events and conferences have always been a great platform for industry experts to grow their professional network and learn from each other. Whilst virtual events quickly became the new norm in 2020, nothing beats the in-person engagement during physical events. With that in mind, we handpicked a list of physical and virtual e-commerce logistics events and conferences across multiple regions you shouldn’t miss in 2021! We have broken down the events into different regions:
What are the top e-commerce events in 2021?
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When: 25th to 27th August 2021
Where: BITEC Bangkok, Thailand
About: TILOG-LOGISTIX is held under the collaborative efforts of the Department of International Trade Promotion, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand, and Reed Tradex Company, TILOG-LOGISTIX 2021 serves as the center of solutions that empowers logistics communities’ competitiveness and capability in the growing market.
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When: 7th to 9th September 2021
Where: Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre Hall
About: Retail Asia Conference & Expo (RACE) is a must-attend event that brings together the brightest minds in the retail industry to explore revolutionary ideas and cutting-edge technologies to ride the new wave of consumerism in Asia. The event will cover multiple themes: Retail Technology, Retail Design & In-Store Marketing, Internet Retailing, Innovation Lab, and Startup Zone.
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When: 20th to 21st October 2021
Where: Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Singapore
About: eCommerce Expo Asia 2021 is an event for everyone involved in B2B or B2C e-commerce. The event will cover topics such as innovation, e-commerce technology, practical and actionable solutions from experts. In addition to learning about the current e-commerce trends, industry experts will also be sharing end-to-end solutions like e-commerce software, omnichannel personalization, last-mile delivery solutions, cross border payments, customer experience software, delivery management software and many more.
When: 29th to 30th November 2021
Where: Suntec Convention Centre, Singapore
About: Leaders in Logistics – Post and Parcel APAC is about uniting integrators, commercial and postal operators. It will discuss the key challenges faced in the industry, and offer key insights into the solutions which will overcome these old and new challenges.
The US & Canada
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When: 2nd to 5th March 2021
Where: Virtual Event
About: DX3 Canada offers a unique opportunity to meet, connect, and learn from experts in retail, marketing, and tech. Find answers to your questions, including those you never thought to ask. The speakers are generous in sharing their insights and sought-after knowledge. This is the event to find the best combination of experts, all within the same event.
When: 5th to 6th June 2021
Where: New York City, United States
About: NRFtech New York is an exclusive gathering curated by and for senior executives charged with driving innovation. Join the event for candid discussions, crucial retail tech forecasts, high-level strategic insights, and networking with the smartest people in the room ahead of NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show.
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When: 17th to 20th August 2021
Where: Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center, United States
About: LINK Conference will bring another year of education, exploration, and extras, with new experiences for companies. Their education program is filled with keynotes, general sessions, executive insight sessions, breakouts, roundtable and more!
When: 1st to 2nd September 2021
Where: Las Vegas Convention Centre, United States
About: The Retail Supply Chain & Logistics Expo provides a hub to help businesses meet these expectations and stay ahead in this demanding industry. By attending this event, you will be able to create new business relationships with hundreds of suppliers that will keep their business ahead of the curve. Improving your supply chain will reduce costs, improve customer experience, and make you a household name in retail.
When: 2nd to 4th March 2021
Where: Virtual Event
About: eCommerce Expo virtual is for anyone looking to arm themselves with the knowledge to ensure your business can respond, adapt, and grow in a post-COVID & post-Brexit landscape. eCommerce Expo virtual brings together the entire eCommerce & marketing community one year on from COVID, to take stock of the biggest trends and changes to our industry. Explore exclusive content at the virtual event of the year. Register for free today.
When: 17th to 18th March 2021
Where: Virtual Event
About: IRX 2021 is the event for you if you are looking to thrive in the digital world! With even bigger brands speaking, more conference sessions, new themes, and even more innovative products on display, IRX 2021 is set to be the must-attend event in the retail calendar. Whatever your role in the business, you need to find out how eCommerce affects you, what you should do to embrace it, ensure you are one step ahead of your competitors, and thrive in the digital world.
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When: 18th to 19th May 2021
Where: Berlin, Germany
About: Savant eCommerce Berlin will delve into what AI can do to help you become your client’s companion, advisor, and inspiration in their shopping behavior, as well as into ways to improve the customer experience, optimize conversion rates and build strong customer relationships.
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When: 27th May 2021
Where: Berlin, Germany
About: E-Commerce Berlin Expo offers free registration and it gives you access to the expo area and presentation stages. Please be aware that access to the stages can be limited due to safety reasons. The fair is practically the only opportunity to meet people standing behind the service and product and ask them about what cannot be read on the website and what your customer support will not tell them. Take advantage of this and eliminate your doubts.
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When: 9th to 10th June 2021
Where: Excel London, United Kingdom
About: White Label World Expo UK is the ultimate destination for thousands of global leaders, entrepreneurs, online sellers, retailers and distributors, to come together with countless business, e-commerce and startup owners. Whether you’re looking to meet top representatives from the likes of Ebay, Amazon, Etsy, Shopify or the leading retailers in the industry, you’re sure to find them on the show floor!
When: 8th to 9th June 2021
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
About: DELIVER 2021 is Europe’s most exclusive retail summit, gathering the elite of the industry exploring the latest trends and innovations in the e-Logistics space, and enabling participants to build long-lasting relationships with their best-suited peers through their renowned matchmaking platform and groundbreaking one-to-one meeting structure.
Meet with selected logistics vendors in delivery, packaging, fulfillment, and technology – either multinational leaders or emerging startups – as they present their innovative solutions during exclusive one-to-one meetings.
An innovative concept to foster the exchange of ideas and maximize growth.
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When: 22nd to 23rd June 2021
Where: Estrel Berlin – Hotel & Congress Center, Germany
About: K5 FUTURE RETAIL CONFERENCE is the summit of the e-commerce industry that takes place once a year: the digital retail scene gathers for the annual class reunion at the K5 FUTURE RETAIL CONFERENCE. True to the guiding principles of Content First and Learn From The Best, you will experience 2 days full of inspiration, insights, and exchange at eye level! The conference will be conducted mainly in German.
When: 7th to 8th July 2021
Where: Jaarbeurs Utrecht, Netherlands
About: The Webwinkel Vakdagen has been the meeting platform for the entire e-commerce industry for 15 years. Now, more than ever, the event is here to support organizations to realize their digital ambitions. By offering knowledge, expertise, and contacts that can be directly benefited from.
Experts and top executives share their knowledge and experience in an extensive program full of a variety of current topics from the e-commerce industry. Sessions are provided throughout the day in 8 lecture halls by speakers from the Netherlands and abroad. So you will find all the information you need for online success in one place!
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When: 8th to 10th September 2021
Where: Messe Wien Exhibition & Congress Center, Austria
About: Parcel + Post Expo is an annual showcase event that represents the most important opportunity for parcel delivery operators, e-commerce logistics companies and postal operators to come together, see the latest ideas and innovations, and form business relationships on a global scale. It’s a must-attend for all companies that are involved in the parcel delivery business nationally and internationally, as well as for e-commerce logistics and of course postal industry organizations.
When: 13th to 14th October 2021
Where: Hamburg, Germany
About: The Logistics Summit is the new trade fair and conference for digitization and innovation in logistics. Two exciting days with top-class speakers, panel discussions with leading experts workshops with applicable know-how and innovative providers in the trade fair sector.
At the Logistics Summit, you will find digital innovations in both intralogistics and transport logistics. The conference will be hosted in German.
Australia & New Zealand
When: 29th to 31st March 2021
Where: Gold Coast Conference & Exhibition Centre Queensland, Australia
About: Retail Global has over 15,000 eCommerce professionals attending and it also includes face-to-face with 150+ hours of content and 300+ speakers along with countless takeaways to improve online business. The 3-day conference offers so many learning experiences, networking opportunities, and access to the best solution providers in the industry.
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When: 8th to 10th September 2021
Where: Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), Australia
About: MEGATRANS2021 is perfectly timed to be the leading platform for the industry to once again come together in this reimagining of the supply chain. As one of the first trade expos in the post-COVID recovery phase, MEGATRANS will be essential in re-establishing face-to-face relationships, connecting people to people and business to business, while showcasing solutions that will help the supply chain adapt to situations such as COVID in the future.
Which e-commerce events are you adding to your schedule in 2021?
Attending these e-commerce events is a fantastic way for retailers to gain the latest insights in the e-commerce and retail industry, foster new partnerships or even find new business ideas. Use this comprehensive list to block out time on your calendars to attend these events to stay updated on the industry.
Tip: Why not combine this with our E-commerce Calendar for 2021 for a truly, powerful start to your year?
Is there an event we didn’t mention that you think should be on this list? Get in touch with us or explore our regularly updated Events Directory for more informative events, conferences and webinars for retailers like you.
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