eCommerce events UK and EU in 2021

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A global pandemic has disrupted this year, and the face of the industry has changed. The way we do business and consume content has also changed, giving light to new ways to get together. When it comes to eCommerce and retailers, conferences and events are the perfect places for identifying areas of opportunities and connecting with partners and providers that complement their business models. However, this time some of those events have become virtual gatherings and online conferences.

We have updated our list of the best eCommerce and retail events in the United Kingdom and Europe in 2021. Take a look at our calendar below to stay on top of the latest news and changes happening in the next few months:

 

AUGUST

Future of Ai

  • When: 04 Aug 2021
  • Where: Tel Aviv, Israel

The new digital economy needs AI & data to see the big picture, make smart decisions, move fast and automate processes. AI & data are entering their golden age. Future of AI brings together the leading startups and big tech companies in AI & data. 

Ai4 2021

  • When: 17 Aug – 19 Aug 2021
  • Where: Online

Ai4 explores Artificial Intelligence across industries. This three-day virtual summit brings together industry leaders and data practitioners for a symbiotic exchange and to facilitate the adoption and implementation of Artificial Intelligence in their businesses.

Data Science Salon – Retail and eCommerce

  • When: 25 Aug 2021
  • Where: Online

Gather face-to-face and virtually at the next Data Science Salon to know best practices and innovate new solutions in a casual atmosphere. This edition will be focused on the application of Ai and Machine Learning to retail and eCommerce.

 

SEPTEMBER

IntelliSys 2021

  • When: 2 Sep – 3 Sep 2021
  • Where: Online (from Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Intelligent Systems Conference (IntelliSys) 2021 will focus on areas of intelligent systems and artificial intelligence (AI) and how it applies to the real world. IntelliSys is one of the best-respected Artificial Intelligence (AI) Conference.

AI & Big Data Expo Global

  • When: 6 Sep – 7 Sep 2021
  • Where: London, United Kingdom

Discover the next-generation technologies and strategies from the Artificial Intelligence & Big Data world. It’s an opportunity to explore and understand their practical implementation to drive your business to the future.

World Retail Congress London Summit

  • When: 14 Sep 2021
  • Where: London, United Kingdom

The World Retail Congress meeting will feature keynote speakers addressing the critical areas to focus on if retailers and the retail industry can rebuild and move forward out of the COVID-19 crisis. 

Marketing Festival Prague

  • When: 23 Sep – 24 Sep 2021
  • Where: Prague, Czech Republic

A world-class marketing conference aimed at helping digital marketers stays ahead of their game. The festival brings together a lineup of leading marketing professionals, data experts, creative directors and CEOs to discuss what’s most important in today’s digital marketing ecosystem.

Paris Retail Week

  • When: 28 Sep – 30 Sep 2021
  • Where: Paris, France

A global offer for all the retailing ecosystem. More than 25,000 retail & e-commerce professionals are expected to visit Paris Retail Week to share their experiences in marketing, omnichannel e-commerce, data optimisation and agile customer experience.

World Retail Congress

  • When: 28 Sep – 30 Sep 2021
  • Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands

World Retail Congress selects a key theme each year that is due to impact the global retail industry, and this year is High-Velocity Retail. As well as industry experts, top academics are on the speaker agenda, set over three days designed to provide actionable insights for your business.

E-commerce Expo London

  • When: 29 Sep – 30 Sep 2021
  • Where: London, United Kingdom

The eCommerce Expo, this year is packed with more content, better solutions and inspiration. In fact, everything you want to know about Omnichannel, Cross Border, Customers, Personalisation, Delivery and Logistics will be featured.

Retail Forum

  • When: 29 Sep 2021
  • Where: Madrid, Spain

The virtual edition of Retail Forum Madrid will have the disruption of new technologies in the retail industry as the main topic. Above all, industry leaders from the most important Spanish companies and brands will share their experiences and advice for the future of retail in the region.

TNW Conference

  • When: 30 Sept – 01 Oct 2021
  • Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands

At TNW Conference, attendees come together to predict, discuss, and invent the future. The two-day festival showcases industry-leading speakers, panel discussions, and workshops. Topics range from artificial intelligence to blockchain, and everything in between.

 

OCTOBER

IRX Internet Retailing Expo

  • When: 13 Oct – 14 Oct 2021
  • Where: NEC, Birmingham

IRX is the UK’s largest dedicated eCommerce and multichannel retail event with over 5,000 visitors. Learning, networking and the widest range of solutions available in the multichannel industry.

eShow Madrid

  • When: 27 Oct – 28 Oct 2021
  • Where: Madrid, Spain

The European e-Commerce marketplace is expected to reach more than €600 billion in profits by the end of 2020. That is to say, the current online buyer is demanding personalisation, flexibility, and an excellent customer experience. E-Show is the place to know the key tactics to gain success in the e-Commerce industry.

 

NOVEMBER

Web Summit

  • When: 01 Nov – 04 Nov 2021
  • Where: Lisbon, Portugal

Web Summit is an annual technology conference held in Lisbon, Portugal, considered the world’s largest tech even told. At a time of great uncertainty for many industries and indeed, the world itself, Web Summit gathers the founders and CEOs of technology companies, fast-growing startups, policymakers and heads of state to ask a simple question: where to next?

Retail & Brand Experience

  • When: 16 Nov – 18 Nov 2021
  • Where: Barcelona, Spain

This congress offers a disruptive approach to the retail and branding transformation arena. Most importantly, it will showcase the next wave of innovation by bringing the entire retail ecosystem together. Above all, this year’s edition will be structured around the new generations and consumption, digital transformation & big data, sustainability, and new retail models.

AI & Big Data Expo Europe

  • When: 23 Nov – 24 Nov 2021
  • Where: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Discover the next-generation technologies and strategies from the Artificial Intelligence & Big Data world. Furthermore, it’s an opportunity to explore and understand their practical implementation to drive your business to the future.

 

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Earlier this year

APRIL

Retail Connected

  • When: 26 Apr – 30 Apr 2021
  • Where: Online

Organised by Retail Week and Retail Week Live, this five-day virtual retail conference will connect key stakeholders from markets worldwide to face the new reality of digital transformation. From experts and industry leaders to disruptive startups, this is a great opportunity to connect on a deep level with peers, prospects for the future of retail.

MAY

FUTR Europe Summit

  • When: 20 May – 21 May 2021
  • Where: Online

The future of eCommerce will be based on resilience and collaboration according to this edition of FUTR. With industry experts (retail, brand and eCommerce) sharing their expertise, knowledge, fresh thinking and progressive approach to the future of the industry and digital landscape.

International Conference on Applied Artificial Intelligence

  • When: 21 May 2021
  • Where: Online

The International Conference on Applied Artificial Intelligence (ICAPAI 2021) will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Industrial/Real-World settings.

eTail Europe

  • When: 25 May – 26 May 2021
  • Where: Online

eTail is designed to help you increase the profits from your online business. You’ll get interactive action-packed strategies, disruptive strategies, peer to peer conversations, and connections with top minds at Europe’s most successful and innovative retailers.

JUNE

Women in AI 

  • When: 15 Jun 2021
  • Where: Online

An edition of virtual networking to progress AI and to raise awareness and support among women experts in the sector. Explore opportunities and discuss the challenges of being a woman in tech, including mentorship and career growth.

JULY

eTailing Summit London

  • When: 07 July 2021 (Virtual Event)
  • Where: London, United Kingdom

A highly focused event that brings together delegates and suppliers, the summit consists of one-to-one business meetings, interactive seminars and valuable networking opportunities: all to enable you to create lasting business relationships.

eShow Barcelona

  • When: 7 Jul – 8 Jul 2021
  • Where: Barcelona, Spain

The European e-Commerce marketplace will reach more than €600 billion in profits by the end of 2020. The current online buyer is demanding personalisation, flexibility, and an excellent customer experience. E-Show is the place to know the key tactics to gain success in the e-Commerce industry.

38th International Conference on Machine Learning

  • When: 18 Jul – 24 Jul 2021
  • Where: Online

Industry experts from the most prestigious universities and companies worldwide gather during one week of extensive work on Machine Learning, and its future implementation in eCommerce and Retail.