CIM / Manchester Digital - The Future of eCommerce


Sponsored by Orchard, this joint CIM / Manchester Digital event brings together a panel of leading edge professional to present what they see as the future of eCommerce.

          

Date: Tuesday 10th April 2012
Time: 6:00pm
Venue: Manchester Business School, Booth Street West, Manchester, M15 6PB

This is a must-see event featuring leading multi channel marketing expert Tony Kane from the Internet Marketing Retail Group (IMRG), the UK's industry association for e-retail.

Tony will present a cutting edge overview on the future of multi channel eCommerce marketing through an unprecedented time of change in the industry, and he will be joined by John Hinchcliffe who will present the practitioner viewpoint and share his experience.

Tony Kane has over 20 years experience in the multi-channel retail industry as a founding director of the Next Directory board, Managing Director of Kaleidoscope / Otto Versand group, Managing Director of Britannia Music and a board director of Universal Music group. As a well known industry figure, he has helped shape the industry landscape during a period of significant change, as an executive director of the Direct Marketing Association.

John Hinchcliffe is an experienced and highly respected industry practitioner whose CV boasts such brands as JD Williams, Gratton and Kaleidoscope, as well as working agency side with direct response specialists JDA earlier in his career.


This event is sponsored by Orchard, the North of England's leading digital, creative and marketing recruitment consultancy.


All enthusiasts of the future of eCommerce are encouraged to book early to avoid disappointment.

Registration and networking is from 6pm with the talk and Q&A scheduled to start at 7pm until approximately 8pm.

For CIM members, this is a CPD category 10 event.

Price information: This event is free for CIM and Manchester Digital Members; Student tickets are £5, and Guests tickets are £25.

Please book online via the CIM Website's events page or call CIM on 01628 427 340.

If you are an MD member you can get the access to the code by logging on to the Manchester Digital website and you can email Katie Gallagher.


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