Schedule

Subject to Change. Please check back often for more detailed information on planned breakout sessions and keynotes.


9:00 to 13:00 Customer Driven Innovation for Small Business: An Introduction to User Centered Research
(By Invitation Only. Program Is Full.)
Level 4, Room 2
10:00 to 12:00 Magento U Seminar: Multisite Planning for Your Magento Stores (RSVP Requested)
Grand Ballroom B
Ben Marks, Magento Evangelist Community Manager, Magento
14:00 to 16:00 Commersations with the Magento Team (RSVP Requested. All Are Welcome)
Level 4, Room 1
Commersations is a new program that we are launching at MagentoLive Australia. It is designed to promote networking and collaboration among attendees by facilitating the exploration of various commerce related topics through small group discussions. Participants will share their knowledge and ideas and will hear how others are handling common challenges and innovating in the world of commerce.

comm•er•sa•tion – noun
/Pronunciation komm-er-sey-shuh n

1. an informal interchange of thoughts on commerce
2. the act or ability to talk socially with others about the inter change of goods or commodities
3. interactive discussion about the large-scale interchange of goods or commodities
14:00 to 16:00 Solution Partner Meeting (By Invitation Only)
Level 4, Room 5
16:30 to 19:00 Registration & Marketplace
Exhibition Space
17:30 to 18:30 Technology Startup – Guide for Success
Grand Ballroom A
Alex Podopryhora, Managing Director & Co-Founder, M2E Pro
Presentation   Video
Sarah Timmerman, Founder & Director, Beginning Boutique
Presentation   Video
Krisztian Panczel, Managing Director, Cheap Sheds Pty Ltd.
Presentation   Video
Carl Hartmann, CEO & Managing Director, Temando
Presentation   Video

The Retail Revolution – Engaging the Omnichannel Customer
Level 4, Room 2
This special session is tailored to Enterprise level merchants with both a brick & mortar and online presence.
19:00 to 23:00 Opening Night Networking Event
The Ivy Sunroom
330 George Street, Level 3, Sydney, New South Wales

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8:00 to 9:00 Registration & Refreshments
Exhibition Space
9:00 to 10:45 Special Sessions


  • Special Developer Session
    Grand Ballroom B
    • Magento 2
      William Harvey, Principal Product Manager, Magento
      Presentation   Video
      Paul Boisvert, Director of Product Management, Magento
    • Rick Hogge, Senior MTS Architect, Magento
      Presentation   Video

    • Magento Feature Pitchfest
      Video


  • Marketing Session
    Grand Ballroom A
    • The Right Customer, The Right Message, The Right Time
      Nick Hull, eCommerce Strategist, eWave
      Joe Devine, Solution Consultant, Listrak
    • Presentation   Video

    • Content Driven eCommerce – The Next Big Thing
      Stefan Willkommer, CTO & Co-Founder, TechDivision GmbH
    • Presentation   Video

    • Data Driven Marketing: How to Grow Your Online Store
      Carolyn Harrington, Co-Founder & CEO, Moco Insight
    • Presentation   Video


  • Merchant to Merchant (By Invitation only)
    Level 4, Room 5
10:45 to 11:15 Refreshment Break & Networking
Exhibition Space
11:15 to 12:45 General Session
Grand Ballroom A
12:45 to 13:45 Networking Lunch
Exhibition Space
13:45 to 14:45 Breakout Session I

Customer Stories Track
Grand Ballroom A
B2B Commerce in a B2C World Panel Discussion
Moderator: Ben Pressley, Head of Worldwide Sales, Magento
Jerome Green, CEO, Atdec Pty Ltd
David Short, Managing Director, Shorty’s Liquor
Video


Technical Track
Grand Ballroom B
The Importance of Performance and Security and Simple Steps to Achieve Them
Chris Wells, CEO & Founder, Nexcess
Presentation   Video

Migrating High Volume Sites to Magento
James Lowe, Senior Consultant & Project Manager, Acidgreen
Emmanuel Negri, Development Manager & Tech Consultant, Acidgreen
Christian Larsen, CTO, Anchor
Presentation   Video

14:45 to 15:15 Refreshment Break & Networking
Exhibition Space
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15:15 to 16:45 Breakout Session II

Customer Stories Track
Grand Ballroom A
The Secrets of eCommerce in Asia Pacific – Levi’s Case Study
Tim Lee, Vice President of Global Strategy, SingPost eCommerce
Presentation   Video

Executive Interview with Gary Wheelhouse, Harvey Norman – Tapping the Omnichannel Opportunity
Gary Wheelhouse, Chief Digital Officer, Harvey Norman
Mark Kirschner, Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer, eBay Enterprise
Video


Best Practices Session
Grand Ballroom B
Health Check: Your Chemist Shop’s Journey to eCommerce Success
Rania Awad, General Manager, eCommerce, Your Chemist Shop
Presentation   Video

Add All to Cart – eCommerce Beyond the Platform – Product, Operations, Logistics, HR and CRM
James Horne, Managing Director, Balance Internet
Presentation   Video

Magento and the Physical Store
Dean Flynn, Managing Partner, IE Agency
Presentation   Video

15:15 to 16:15 Special Session
Level 4, Room 2
The Retail Revolution – Engaging the Omnichannel Customer
This special session is tailored to Enterprise level merchants with both a brick & mortar and online presence.
16:45 to 18:15 Cocktails & Networking
Exhibition Space