Next week Magento Live will be hitting the UK for the fourth year running. The event, which is set to take place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge in London, is designed to bring together members of the Magento Community to network and talk all things Magento.
Who’s it for?
Magento Live UK is aimed at all Magento users. Whether you’re a Magento Agency (like us), a Magento developer or a Magento merchant, you can greatly benefit from attending the event.
What to expect
Magento Live UK will provide you with an opportunity to get up to date with all of the latest Magento news. You will also be able to participate in conversations about eCommerce trends and growth and further your knowledge, with the help of experts and other community members.
One of the best things about Magento Live UK is the networking opportunity it provides. If you’re looking for a Magento web designer, module developer or a fully-fledged Magento partner, you’re guaranteed to find fantastic people to work with at the event. Oh and they also host amazing parties!
Magento Live 2015 Schedule
This year promises a jam-packed schedule full of interesting and educational activities for you to participate in. The event is kicking off on Monday 22nd June with a Customer Driven Innovation Workshop, which is all about how you can use insight-driven design to transform your online store. It’s followed by a Magento U Seminar and a number of other meetings, seminars and workshops, which will run up until 7pm. After that it’s all about networking at the opening night party!
Day 2 kicks off with a registration and breakfast meeting, which is followed up with Pitchfest – a chance for pre-selected sponsor applicants to present an elevator pitch about their technology to the Magento Live UK audience. Throughout the day there will be a number of Breakout sessions, which provide you with the chance to learn from experts in the industry and hear about other merchant’s experiences and success stories.
Magento Live UK 2015 Speakers
Another fantastic thing about Magento Live UK is the talks, seminars and presentations that are given by key members of the community. There’s a lot to be learnt from these people and it’s great for getting an insight into the upcoming eCommerce trends.
This year’s key speakers include Craig Haymen, President of eBay Enterprise (which owns Magento), Mark Kirschner, the Vice President & CMO at eBay Enterprise, Ben Pressley, Head of Worldwide Sales at Magento and Paul Boisvert, Head of Product Management at Magento. A full list of the other speakers can be found on the Magento Live UK website.
Location for Magento Live UK 2015-06-17
As mentioned earlier, this year’s event will take place at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, London on 22nd June and 23rd June. The hotel is situated in London’s South Bank and is within walking distance of a number of the capital’s most iconic attractions including Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament.
Thanks to London’s excellent transport links, getting to the hotel is very easy. Heathrow airport is only 40 minutes away from the venue and both Waterloo and Westminster Tube Stations are situated within walking distance.
Registering for Magento Live UK
Whilst all of the early bird tickets have gone, there’s still chance to register for this year’s Magento Live UK event. Last Minute tickets can be purchased for £350.00 until 19th June. After that you will be required to pay the Onsite Rate of £375.00 in order to attend the event.
Registration for Magento Live UK includes entry to all conference sessions, keynotes and breakouts, as well as additional conferences and evening activities. All meals and beverages served from Monday afternoon to Tuesday afternoon are also included in the ticket price.
For all your Magento needs contact us here at the Magento eCommerce Agency, your one-stop shop for all areas of Magento. If you do visit Magento Live UK please leave us a comment to let us know what you thought of the event.
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