There are many quality based conferences and events throughout the year to meet Retail executives, network, prospect, learn and build further relationships in order to discuss Deal or Coupon Marketing. Each have their advantages.
Although the following list cannot be compared to the vast events and conferences that take place in the United States, it does, nonetheless, list some of the top ecommerce and Retail gatherings in Canada if you are looking to engage with online, national or larger regional retailers.
Dx3 is Canada’s largest conference and trade show dedicated to digital marketing, digital advertising and digital retail. It brings agencies, brands, publishers and retailers together for two days of networking and education. Over 4000 attendees and takes place in Toronto every March.
The Retail Council of Canada produces the largest Retail conference in Canada. Over 1200 of the top uretail executives, suppliers and marketers gather to discuss and network about the Canadian Retail Industry. Store conference takes place every year in Toronto in June.
HOP Summit on Retail
Summit on Retail is the official annual retail industry conference produced by the CQCD (The Quebec Council of Retail Businesses). The conference is the largest of its kind in Quebec and showcases the retail industry in Quebec. The CQCD is an association of more than 5,000 commercial establishments, representing nearly 70% of retail-related economic activity in Quebec. They are the largest Retail association in Quebec.
eCommerce-Quebec is a conference produced by the CQCD (The Quebec Council of Retail Businesses). The conference showcases retail technologies and retail methodologies. The CQCD is an association of more than 5,000 commercial establishments, representing nearly 70% of retail-related economic activity in Quebec. They are the largest Retail association in Quebec.
The French arm of the Retail Council of Canada produces DTL-Quebec. A digital conference for the Quebec Market.
Formerly known as a Search Engine conference, ClickZ has transformed to become a focus for digital and online marketers in Canada. Online marketers get together to learn best practices, network and move online marketing forward in Canada.
Canada Post e-Commerce Innovation Awards
Every year, Canada Post celebrates and rewards innovators in eCommerce in Canada with their Innovation awards gala. The top recognized names in Canadian eCommerce are typically present.
Rakuten’s Marketing Symposium event is primarily an affiliate marketing get together. However, there are many conversations around digital couponing given that Rakuten is one of the largest suppliers/distributors of online coupons in Canada. There is a good amount of networking that can be done to meet some of the leading ecommerce companies, affiliate marketers and coupon promoters in Canada. The event takes place in Toronto every October.