Singapore 1 July 2021 – Magenta Global will be hosting the 3rd Emerging Asia E-Commerce & Last Mile Logistics Virtual Summit on July 27-28. Since 2020, the world has seen a boom in e-commerce, increasing customer engagements and a surge in innovations in the e-commerce space. Multi-channel distribution and marketplaces are the new retailing models. It is forecasted that 50% of the world will shop online in 2021.
The two-day online conference will be divided into six engaging sessions, with DAY ONE including: “E Commerce Market Readiness – New Initiatives to Promote E-Commerce Adoption & Development in Emerging Asia”; “Robust Panel Discussion on Rethinking Customer Experience and Enhancing Customer Digital Journey”; and “Into the China E-Commerce Market”. DAY TWO will offer: “Best Practices in Driving Transactions”; “Innovations in Digital Payments Platforms and Keeping Customers Safe”; and “Innovations in Last Mile Logistics & Growing Cross Border Business”.
Delivering the Summit’s Keynote Address will be global brand expert Harish Bijoor, founder of Harish Bijoor Consults, who will present “Digitalism – The New ‘ism’ in Our Lives”, discussing the new bricks that will build ecommerce, D2C and digital businesses, as well as new trends to tap, new ideas to fund, and new consumer moves to watch as companies seek to build the next Hectacorn.
Other engaging and insightful presentations include: “The New Omni World of the Consumer” by Vaughan Ryan, Managing Director E-Commerce Asia-Pacific, NielsenIQ; “The Shared Services Economy: Platform for Empowering Businesses Between South East Asia and China” by Scott Williams, Senior International Director, TOJOY Capital Global Holdings (China); and “Jaspal Group Penetration of the Chinese Market with a Flagship Store on TMALL Domestic” by Alberto Virgilli, Head of Business Development, Jaspal Group (Thailand).
Silver Sponsor for the Summit is Locus, the future-ready tech platform that automates complex supply chain decisions, whose track record includes $1.2 billion+ savings in logistics costs, 800 million+ miles reductions in distance traveled, and 426 kiloton reduction in GHG emissions across clients like Nestle, Mondelez, Unilever, BigBasket, Bluedart, Bukalapak, The Tata Group, and many others.
Other valued event partners include the Thai E-Commerce Association (THECA), the Hong Kong eCommerce Supply Chain Association (HKeCSC), the Digital Commerce Association of the Philippines (Dcom), and the Vietnam E-commerce Association (VECOM).
Summit organisers Magenta Global highlight:
∙ The Virtual Summit will include two days of presentations, panel discussions and Q&A sessions providing the latest industry updates, insights and analysis
∙ The online conference platform will also provide efficient, convenient and safe networking opportunities – both in groups and one-on-one – with regional retailers, merchants, marketplaces and digital commerce enablers within the sector
∙ The event helps provide high-profile visibility to help e-commerce and last mile logistics operations stay relevant and top-of-mind during this challenging yet very promising period
Enquiries on the Virtual Summit and how to register can be addressed to organizers at jose@magenta global.com.sg.
About Magenta Global – Owner & Organizer
Magenta Global Pte Ltd is a premier independent business media company that provides pragmatic and relevant information to government & business executives and professionals worldwide. The organization provides the opportunity to share thought provoking insights, exchange ideas on the latest industry trends and technological developments with thought leaders and business peers. With a strong focus in emerging economies especially in Africa, Middle East & Central Asia, Magenta Global works in partnership with both the public and private sectors.
Source: Magenta Global
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