Top 5 Reasons to Attend CommerceNext

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Attending the 2024 CommerceNext Growth Show provides fresh perspectives and innovative ideas from top brands, fostering valuable industry connections. Set in New York City, the conference offers opportunities to stay ahead of trends with solution providers and enhance skills through diverse sessions and panels.

In the fast-paced world of ecommerce growth, staying ahead is crucial. Here are the top reasons why attending the 2024 CommerceNext Growth Show can be the catalyst for your success:

  1. Gain fresh perspectives and innovative ideas at CommerceNext.
  2. Forge lasting connections with industry leaders and peers.
  3. Build a community and take advantage of the heart of commerce, NYC.
  4. Stay ahead of industry trends and competition with solution providers.
  5. Gain new skills to bring awareness to your brand and advance your career.


1. A Fresh Perspective and Experience for Ecommerce Growth:

The 2024 CommerceNext Growth Show offers sessions from diverse and innovative brands such as Sephora, Fanatics, Shein, Lowe’s, Patagonia and many more. Through keynotes, panels and breakout sessions from these experienced speakers with wide skill sets, you will leave CommerceNext with fresh ideas and new perspectives. 

Attend these panels and many more to discover new opportunities and unique solutions to your business practices:

  •  “Unveiling Innovative Strategies for New Customer Growth in 2024” with speakers from Kate Spade, Chewy and more
  • “​​Driving Ecommerce Growth With Full-Funnel Marketing and Measurement” with speakers from Brooklinen, Estée Lauder Companies, Marine Layer, Botify and Moderator


2. Networking and Socializing for Ecommerce Growth:

With CommerceNext’s stellar lineup of 2500+ attendees and 150+ speakers, the opportunities to forge new connections are endless. Attend social events like networking lunches and content breakfasts to meet new professionals and grow your network.

A roundtable discussion at CommerceNext

The CommerceNext Growth Show is not only a conference but also a community where people are willing to share ideas, advice and feedback. This offers you an ideal way to find a mentor or a mentee. Whether you’re looking for friendship, professional connections or a new mentor/mentee connection, CommerceNext offers endless networking opportunities.

Check out our tips on how to network at a conference here


3. Socialize and Take Advantage of The  Heart of Commerce, NYC

Nestled in the bustling heart of New York City at the New York Hilton Midtown, CommerceNext is perfectly placed for exploring. Dive into exciting retailer-only social events like a yacht rock cruise on the Hudson River or VIP gourmet dinners at NYC’s top restaurants.

CommerceNext's yacht cruise social event.

Outside of CommerceNext, New York offers endless adventures as well. While attending the conference, make sure to spend your own time exploring the city’s cultural richness, diverse and tasty cuisine, exciting activities and much more! Check out how you can make the most of NYC here.


4. Stay Ahead of Competition with Solution Providers

CommerceNext is also a great opportunity to be the first to learn about new trends, new tools and new technologies. One way to stay ahead of the curve is by attending panels, keynotes and breakout tracks designed to provide insights.

Explore topics covering the newest trends in AI technologies and personalization with these sessions:

  • Hear from from Offerfit in the keynote session: “How AI-Powered Personalization is Redefining Lifecycle Marketing”
  • Attend another keynote session: “Hyper-Personalization Made Possible: AI and the Future of Retail” featuring speakers from Wayfair, Fresh Clean Threads and Attentive


In addition, learn from and connect with our 100+ solution providers at the Discovery Lounge. Exhibitors in the Discovery Lounge offer different solutions to help resolve business challenges and take your brand to the next level. Find new technologies harnessing AI, scaling marketing efforts, boosting ecommerce conversions and more. Forge high-quality connections and have conversations with solution providers all while enjoying the fun and new innovations at the Discovery Lounge. Discover cutting-edge solutions, connect with technology partners and network one-on-one all in one place at the Discovery Lounge!

Attendees at CommerceNext connect with solution providers at the Discovery Lounge.

5. Investing in Your Skills and Your Brand:

With over 2500+ attendees, 150+ speakers and 75+ sessions, CommerceNext is a great way to position both yourself and your brand in the industry. Use the insights learned at sessions to help your team while learning longer-term skills that can be used in your career beyond your current role. You can attend roundtables on Day 1 and Day 2 for a smaller-group setting to discuss important industry topics, your goals and more. 

Through tailored breakout sessions, you learn practical skills and strategies to advance your skills in retail and ecommerce marketing.

Here are just some breakout tracks that will take your skills to the next level:

  • AI: Rewriting the Ecommerce Playbook 
  • Data-Driven Scaling: Leveraging The Five Pillars of Data Mastery For Growth
  • Cracking the Code: Mastering Podcast Advertising Measurement 
  • Innovate, Iterate, Grow: Redefining the Omnichannel Customer Journey


CommerceNext also offers sessions that you can attend according to your own goals. Join our intensive tracks on Day 3 of the conference to attend personalized discussions on retention, Shopify or marketing. You’ll have the opportunity to dive into one of these sectors and learn skills that will help you hit your 2024 Holiday numbers.  


Don’t miss out on the opportunity to attend CommerceNext. Register for the 2024 CommerceNext Growth Show today and immerse yourself in a world of knowledge, connections and growth opportunities!