TikTok has been confirmed as the headline sponsor for the 2023 ChannelX World conference in London.
Taking place at 155 Bishopsgate on 11 October 2023, the one-day conference will gather industry leaders and leading thinkers to explore the ever-evolving ecommerce channel landscape.
Commenting on the move, ChannelX editor Chris Dawson said: “In the past 12 months, we have witnessed the emergence of new and exciting avenues, retailer-owned marketplaces, retail media networks, the metaverse, traditional marketplaces, social platforms and of course TikTok Shop, offering endless updates and possibilities for brands, merchants, and retailers to expand their reach and maximise sales.
“ChannelX World unlocks the opportunity for retailer, brands/DTC and merchants to explore these alternative channels as we bring you the real-world case studies and success stories of brands and retailers who have achieved remarkable results.”
Get your ticket for ChannelX World as the conference will be the first and only place this year where you can meet TikTok in person, hear from senior executives, and dive into content creation strategies in the workshop.
In addition to TikTok other sponsors include Amazon Shipping; Getida, Marketplacer, ChannelAdvisor, Imagino, and RetailX.
The news comes as it was recently announced H&M‘s global head of external partners, Kimmo Jukuri joined the speaker lineup at the 2023 ChannelX World, alongside Wayfair‘s head of global transformation, Stephanie Gordon and John Lewis‘ business lead Jemma Haley.
The trio join the likes of Luxe Collective CEO Ben Gallagher, Ebay VP & GM, Eve Williams, Sephora’s head of marketplace Ting-Ting Lee and Andrew Steel, Charles Bentley’s ecommerce director, amongst others, including executives from Alibaba, Karl Lagerfeld, The Very Group and The EditLDN.
“I am tremendously excited about what awaits us at our second ChannelX World event,” Shane White, VP of events at Internet Retailing said.