Challenges and opportunities for global e-commerce


Ecommerce Europe presents the newest stats and figures from the Ecommerce Europe B2C Report 2014 at the opening of the Global E-commerce Summit on June 17. What is the impact of e-commerce on economies worldwide? What is the e-GDP index and the impact of mobile on e-commerce developments? Wijnand Jongen, Vice-President (Operations) of Ecommerce Europe and executive director of, the Dutch association for e-commerce and Andrew Phipps, Global Director for Online Retail at GfK, will take a look at the way consumers shop via a tablet, smartphone and laptop and how the maturity of these devices will impact the future of shopping. Finally, what are the 5 biggest global challenges for our fastly maturing e-commerce industry and how you can get involved dealing with them.

This case will be presented to you on the first conference day of the Global E-commerce Summit, 16 – 18 June at the beautiful Hotel Arts, Barcelona. The Global E-Commerce Summit is the leading international event focusing on the most important trends and developments in global e-commerce, cross- border trade and omnichannel retail.

Three days with inspiring key notes, market insights, business strategies, useful business cases, networking possibilities (like the Global E-commerce Party) and of course the fourth edition of the European E-commerce Award ceremony. Check out the nominees here.

Interested in attending? If you are a Company Member or a Business Partner of Ecommerce Europe, you are granted free access to the Pre-conferences and receive free ticket(s) to the Global E-commerce Summit. If you didn’t receive an e-mail, please contact mikkiehogenboom@ecommerce-europe-eu.

We are looking forward to meeting you in Barcelona, June 16 – 18, 2014! Register now