Schedule

Agenda is subject to change

12:00 to 18:45 Sponsors Marketplace Open
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
12:00 to 13:00 Networking Lunch
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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12:30 to 13:45 Magento U: Introduction to Requirements Gathering for Magento Implementations
Plaza 3, Level -1
In this seminar, you will acquire effective strategies and best practices for gathering requirements to deliver a high-quality project and successful Magento implementation. Armed with this knowledge, you’ll achieve a better understanding, and be able to communicate clear expectations for your internal teams and development partners.

Hillary Corney, Magento U Business Architect, Magento Commerce
12:30 to 13:45 Commerce Conversations
Plaza 5, Level -1
Commerce Conversations is designed to promote networking and collaboration among MagentoLive UK 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.
12:30 to 13:45 Applying Design Thinking for Your Website
Plaza 11, Level -1

Applying Design Thinking can help optimize your website. This session will discuss how design thinking was applied when redesigning Magento 2 and key learnings you can put to use for your website

Eric Erway, User Experience Design Manager, Magento Commerce
Keith Howard, Director of User Experience, Magento Commerce

14:00 to 15:00 General Session I
Westminster 2, Level -3
15:00 to 15:30 Refreshment & Networking Break I
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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15:30 to 16:00 Breakout Sessions I
Customer Success Stories
Westminster 2, Level -3
International Expansion: Lessons Learnt from Going Global with Big Brands
PJ Utsi, Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Vaimo


Business Track
Plaza 11, Level -1
Payment microscope – Understand the Little Things that Make a Big Impact
Kevin Groarke, Enterprise Sales Manager, Braintree


Technology Track
Plaza 3, Level -1
The Deconstructed Magento Module
James Cowie, Technical Team Lead, Inviqa

16:15 to 16:45 Breakout Sessions II
Customer Success Stories
Westminster 2, Level -3
Engaging Buyers: 10 Revenue Driving Email Programs Featuring Slendertone
Skip Fidura, Client Services Director, dotmailer
Doug Taylor, CRM Manager, Slendertone


Business Track
Plaza 11, Level -1
Driving Success from Magento 1 to Magento 2 B2B Migration
David Deppner, VP of IT & eCommerce, ClearBags


Technology Track
Plaza 3, Level -1
Key Insights into Development Design Patterns for Magento 2
Maksym Pronko, CTO, GiftsDirect

16:45 to 17:15 Refreshment & Networking Break II
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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17:00 to 18:45 Foundations of B2B eCommerce Success
Plaza 5, Level -1
The top challenges for B2B ecommerce revolve around 1) scaling quickly to handle growth in customer activity, 2) delivering custom pricing & promotions to individual customers, 3) quickly adding functionality to address changing customer needs and 4) balancing focus between ERP and CRM technologies. Join a diverse panel of ecommerce executives from leading European B2B businesses for a lively 45-minute discussion of how they’re tackling these challenges. The customer panel will be followed by small group discussions on these and other B2B topics. Participants will share their knowledge and ideas, and will hear how others are handling common B2B challenges and transforming their wholesale and distribution businesses through commerce.

Moderator: Mark Brinton, Sr. Technical Product Manager, Magento Commerce
Mark Selby, eCommerce Director, MacFarlane Packaging
Paul Cooling, Digital Content & eCommerce Manager, Uniphar
Philipp Lüders, VP Sales and CRM, Zoro
17:00 to 19:00 Solution, Technology & Hosting Partner Meeting (By Invitation Only)
Plaza 3, Level -1
17:15 to 18:00 Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition: A Platform-as-a-Service for Your Business
Westminster 2, Level -3
Magento Commerce recently announced Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition. Come hear how you can create innovative and unique customer experiences without worrying about consistent deployments, servers, performance and scale. With our Platform-as-a-Service solution you can focus on delighting your customers and growing your business.

Peter Sheldon, Head of Strategy, Magento Commerce

18:00 to 18:45 Cocktails & Networking Reception
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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19:00 to 22:00 Opening Night Networking Event

1-3 Chicheley Street
London SE1 7PY

8:00 to 17:00 Sponsors Marketplace Open
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
8:00 to 9:00 Registration & Breakfast
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
Sponsored by
9:00 to 9:30 Solutions Spotlight
Westminster 2, Level -3
Solutions Spotlight is an interactive session in which pre-selected sponsor participants will present an elevator pitch about their product or services. The purpose, usability, target audience and business impact of the product or service will all be examined in this fast-paced session.

9:45 to 11:00 Opportunities with Commerce Order Management with a Deep Dive on Intelligent Sourcing
Westminster 2, Level -3
This session will explore the drivers and opportunities that create the need for order management. We will review what pain points it solves and what business opportunities it creates. We will do a deep dive in intelligent sourcing, it is more than just multi-node inventory. You will gain insight into how you can use sourcing logic to execute more strategically in the use of inventory, resulting in lower cost, increased inventory velocity/utilization, and improved customer experience.

Rob Sweeney, Senior Director of Product Management, Magento Commerce

9:45 to 11:00 Magento 2 Technical Deep Dive
Plaza 3, Level -1
Calling all front-end developers, back-end developers, and technical executives: Delve into Magento 2 technical topics with our Magento Engineering Team experts.


9:45 to 10:20Migrate from Magento 1.x to Magento 2 Like a Pro
Following the proper methodology and tackling migrations in a comprehensive, well thought-out manner can enable a faster and smoother migration to Magento 2. The Magento Expert Consulting Group has developed a migration methodology and set of best practices based on a range of client experiences. Come learn how you can use these approaches to successfully migrate a site.

Gordon Knoppe, Business Solutions Architect- Magento Consulting Group, Magento Commerce


10:25 to 11:00Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition: Technical Overview
Magento Enterprise Cloud Edition is built to power innovative eCommerce experiences that require rapid deployment of fully customizable, secure and scalable Web storefronts. Come hear how we have combined leading Cloud technologies to enable developers to create best-in-class commerce experience in the cloud.

Doug McIver, Director of Product Management, Magento Commerce

9:45 to 11:00 Merchant to Merchant (By Invitation Only)
Plaza 5, Level -1
11:00 to 11:30 Refreshment & Networking Break III
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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11:30 to 12:00 Breakout Sessions III
Customer Success Stories
Fashion: Strategies for Successful Customer Engagement & Business Growth
Westminster 2, Level -3
Moderator: Ben Pressley, VP of Customer Success & Professional Services, Magento Commerce
Alex Barbier, Digital Marketing Director, Oliver Sweeney
Tom Lodge, eCommerce Director, Links of London
Rowan Luckie, Head of eCommerce, Radley & Co.


Business Track
Plaza 11, Level -1
Personalization: Balancing Business Wants With Customer Needs
Paul Green, Business Development Manager, Tryzens


Technology Track
Plaza 3, Level -1
Making the Move to Magento 2: Successful Use of the Data Migration Tool
Max Bucknell, Software Developer, Redbox Digital
Marcin Szterling, Senior Magento Developer, Redbox Digital

12:00 to 13:00 Networking Lunch
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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13:00 to 13:30 Breakout Sessions IV
Customer Success Stories
Westminster 2, Level -3
Björn Bjorg Hits a Grand Slam with Data-Driven Messaging
Saima Alibhai, Practice Manager of Professional Services, Bronto
Noelia Guinón, eCommerce Manager, Björn Borg


Business Track
Plaza 11, Level -1
Preserving Your Conversion Rate Through Site Redesign
Gabriel Goldenberg, Conversion Rate Optimizer, ConversionRateOptimization.co


Technology Track
Plaza 3, Level -1
Lightning Fast Development With the Power of Compose
Sergey Lysak, Co-Founder & CEO, Eltrino

13:30 to 13:45 Refreshment & Networking Break IV
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
13:45 to 14:45 Winning with Omnichannel Retailing
Westminster 2, Level -3
Omnichannel is a leading area of commerce technology investment for both pure-play and brick and mortar retailers in 2016. Join Magento Head of Omnichannel Products, Michael Sonier in a discussion with EMEA Magento partners Vaimo and AOE to hear key insights on integrating and implementing Commence Order Management to rapidly expand your business into new markets and apply intelligent sourcing logic to leverage your full inventory. Hear first-hand from Brown-Forman’s Jack Daniel’s ecommerce team about the challenges and opportunities of managing inventory across increasingly complex fulfillment networks. Learn how the Fraport Group is bringing an omnichannel experience to international travelers in the Frankfurt Airport.

Moderator: Michael Sonier, Head of Omnichannel Products, Magento Commerce
Kian Gould, Founder & CEO, AOE
Karen Taylor, UK eCommerce Manager, Brown Forman

13:45 to 14:45 Update on Magento Marketplace: The Official Magento Extension Store!
Plaza 3, Level -1
The New Marketplace has launched! Magento Marketplace offers merchants a curated user experience for greater discovery of high-quality products and services. The Marketplace leverages the Magento platform to provide a full-featured app store with integrated payments, analytics and the tools and marketing support for greater monetization of developer app businesses. This session will walk developers and merchants through the Marketplace experience along with any updates that have been made in the first few months of launch.

Adam Hundt, Marketplace Lead Product Manager, Magento Commerce
Bhavin Rawal, Head of Magento Marketplace, Magento Commerce
Kristof Ringleff, Founder, Fooman

13:45 to 14:45 Integration with the Magento Commerce Order Management
Plaza 11, Level -1
Overview of the integration between Magento Commerce Order Management and Magento Digital Commerce. Building custom integrations with Magento Commerce Order Management.

Sergey Kolodyazhnyy, Software Engineer, Magento Commerce

15:00 to 16:00 General Session II
Westminster 2, Level -3
16:00 to 16:45 Cocktails & Networking Reception
Westminster 4 & Foyer, Level -3
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