Join us for the Best Practices in Ecommerce Workshop

Why attend the Best Practices in Ecommerce Workshop?

Register for this free event to learn best practices in ecommerce from award-winning designers and industry experts.

Register now to attend this event on Tuesday June 7th starting at 11:00 AM at the Hyatt Regency in Chicago — 151 E Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601.

By registering, you are able to: 

  • Attend keynote presentations from industry-leading speakers
  • Attend sessions specific to your ecommerce needs
  • Network with industry peers and solution providers
  • Meet the BigCommerce team
  • Enjoy a Networking Reception
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM | Registration & Lunch sponsored by PayPal
  • 12:00 PM - 12:15 PM | Welcome Keynote
  • 12:15 PM - 12:45 PM | Rewiring Commerce: Connecting with Today’s Consumers
  • 12:45 PM - 1:45 PM | Best Practices in Store Design
  • 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM | Best Practices in Store Conversion
  • 2:45 PM - 3:30 PM | Best Practices in Omnichannel
  • 3:30 PM | Networking Reception sponsored by PayPal,, Ecommerce Partners, Groove, The Plum Tree Group, Silk Software
Speaker Bios:

Brent Bellm is the chief executive officer at BigCommerce. Prior to joining BigCommerce in 2015, Brent served as chief operating officer at HomeAway from 2010-2015, a period in which the company went public and tripled quarterly revenues. Previously, he spent more than nine years in executive leadership at PayPal and eBay, where he tripled quarterly revenues over four years while successfully introducing PayPal’s merchant services and financial products in new geographies.

Brad Brodigan is responsible for PayPal’s Mid Market Business Segment and Retail Strategy for North America, one of the largest contributors to the overall company performance. Brad came to PayPal in 2013 from Rearden Commerce, overseeing strategy, sales, service, product, and support services for merchants of all sizes. The former CEO of Biz360, a leading social media software firm, Brad has been involved in successful turnarounds at several technology and Internet firms.

Adam Alter is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Drunk Tank Pink: And Other Unexpected Forces That Shape How We Think, Feel, and Behave, which examines how features of the world shape our thoughts and feelings beyond our control. He has also written for the New York Times, New Yorker, Atlantic, WIRED, Slate, Huffington Post, and Popular Science, among other publications.

Doug Stephens is one of the world’s foremost retail industry futurists. His intellectual work and thinking have influenced many of the world’s best-known retailers, agencies and brands including Walmart, Google, Home Depot, Disney, BMW, Citibank and Intel. Doug is also listed as one of retail’s top global influencers by Doug is the author of the groundbreaking book, The Retail Revival: Re-Imagining Business for the New Age of Consumerism.

Ryan Morris has more than 19 years of experience in marketing, sales, and management in the technology industry. Through face-to-face experience with thousands of solution providers, Ryan has a detailed understanding of the business issues facing technology companies, and how to maximize their growth and profitability.


Hosted by BigCommerce on Tuesday, June 7, in downtown Chicago, the Best Practices in Ecommerce Workshop will bring together clients and partners from a variety of ecommerce industries and specialties. This half-day workshop features best practices in store design, store conversion, and omnichannel and offers a unique opportunity for online merchants to connect with leaders in ecommerce and peers to share ideas, hear the latest trends, and learn best practices in ecommerce from industry experts.

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