iMedia Online Retail Summit: Pure Play

6-8 June 2022 | Sheraton Grand Mirage, Gold Coast

2.5 days | 60+ Pure Play Retailers | 25+ Keynotes | 600 meetings

Are you a ‘Pure Play’ online retailer or an emerging marketplace turning over less than $100 million a year?  If yes, you could benefit from attending iMedia Online Retail Summit: Pure Play.

iMedia Online Retail Summit: Pure Play is a new, exclusive invitation-only event for the next generation of Australian retail stars. The event is a unique, unparalleled invitation-only experience for key Pure Play online retailers and marketplaces to have face to face business meetings, get involved in networking experiences, and learn from a diverse range of captivating presentations.

60 Pure Play retailers and 60 solution providers will embark on 2.5 days to: 

    • Unlock new insight and discover new strategies from today's online pure play retail industry
    • Gain insight into the latest innovative technologies and best practice
    • Collaborate with peers in the retail space and build valuable connections
    • Expand business into new markets through face to face meetings
    • Uncover new business opportunities with clients and partners and strengthen existing client relationships

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A 5 Star tropical paradise on the Gold Coast

Situated on the pristine beaches of Gold Coast and minutes from Surfers Paradise, the Sheraton Grand Mirage is the Gold Coast’s only 5 star absolute beachfront resort, with life-guard patrolled Mirage Beach just steps away. Set amongst 6 hectares of sparkling lagoons and tropical gardens, Sheraton Grand Mirage is a tropical paradise.


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2021 Speakers

Ryf Quail

Managing Director, ANZ, iMedia

Gabby Leibovich

Co-Founder, Catch

Leon Saliba

Co-Founder & CEO, Sparesbox

James Johnson

Director of Technical Services & Strategic Accounts, APAC, Shopify Plus

Tyson Hackwood

Head of Market Development - APAC, Splitit

Yvonne Adele

Event Host and Offical MC, iMedia

Gus Balbontin

Investor-Founder-Advisor, Gus Balbontin

Mez Homayunfard

Co Founder, Head of Agency Partnerships & Enterprise, Online Marketing Gurus

Safwan Chowdhury

Chief Growth Officer , Online Marketing Gurus

Matthew Pezzimenti

Director, Founder, Conversion Kings

Joshua Emblin

Territory Sales Director, APAC , commercetools

Vijay Raghvani

Head of Sales, Airwallex

Emmanuel Heymann

Area Vice President for Australia, New Zealand & Southeast Asia, SimilarWeb

Chris Dobson

CEO, Next 3PL

Venessa Hunt

General Manager, ThinkPremiumDigital

Jens Schumacher

Chief Product Officer, Sajari

Roscoe Deacon

Owner/Director, Beau Hudson

Alita Harvey-Rodriguez

Managing Director, MI Academy

Natalie Khoury

Director of Customer Experience & Partnerships, MI Academy

Rebecca Percasky

CEO, The Better Packaging Co.

John Vikas

Head of Commercial Sales, Australia & New Zealand, Adobe

Murdo Wallace

Director of Operations, dotdigital

Richard Kelsey

Director, Beer Cartel

Nathan Brown

Chief Financial Officer, Global Marketplace

Rob Hango-Zada

Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Shippit

Sasha Deacon

Co. Owner/Designer, Beau Hudson

Rhiannon Tracey

Executive Director, The Next Step Spinal Cord Injury Recovery Centre

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2021 Advisory Board

Ryf Quail

Managing Director, ANZ, iMedia

Gabby Leibovich

Co-Founder, Catch

Grant Arnott

Publisher, Power Retail

Doron Kushlin

Co-Founder, KG Electronic

Gary Peace

Head of Content, ANZ, iMedia

Dean Salakas

Chief Party Dude, The Party People

Nimrod Ganon

Co-Founder, KG Electronic

Helena Stylman

Sales Director, iMedia

Lisa Powell

Head of Retail Practice, Amblique

Julie Mathers

Founder, Flora and Fauna

Sandradee Makejev

Founder & CEO, St Frock

Lisa Naismith

Head of eCommerce, Stylerunner

Leon Saliba

Co-Founder & CEO, Sparesbox

Jane Cay

Big Bird, Birds Nest

Steven Perissinotto

Co-Founder/Director, Vet Shop Australia

Travis Wright

GM, Esther & Co.

Justin Hillberg

Managing Director, SurfStitch

Jake Alberts

Managing Director, MX Store

Ben Hare

Director - Chief Operating Officer, Tinyme

Tyson Hackwood

Head of Market Development - APAC, Splitit

Marc Gauci

Manager, eTailing/Fulfilment - Moderator, Australia Post

Learn, Network, Be Inspired

The iMedia Summit programme will be comprised of international and local keynotes, as well as interactive roundtables and breakout sessions.
The programme has been created by an Advisory Board of senior leaders. 

Get a taste of what to expect at an iMedia from these recent highlight videos: 


iMedia Online Retail Summit Australia 2019 | Video Highlights

iMedia Online Retail Summit New Zealand 2019 | Video Highlights

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I was pleasantly surprised to come away with so many insights that can be actioned into the business immediately and particularly appreciative of the willingness of others facing similar challenges in retail to share their 'lessons learned' and insights. 

Stephanie Lang, Black Milk Clothing

Simply cannot recommend this enough. An exceptionally rich smorgasbord of industry insights, coupled with enlightening face-to-face meetings. We've walked away with no less than six exciting capabilities to incorporate into our efforts.

Grant, Village Roadshow