iMedia Online Retail Summit: Pure Play

7 - 9 June 2021 | 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 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

Julie Mathers
Founder, Flora and Fauna

Travis Wright
GM, Esther & Co.

Yvonne Adele
Event Host and Offical MC, iMedia

Gus Balbontin
Investor-Founder-Advisor, Gus Balbontin

Matthew Pezzimenti
Director, Founder, Conversion Kings

Joshua Emblin
Territory Sales Director, APAC , commercetools

Geoff Kwan
VP, Digital Product and Technology, Koala

Vijay Raghvani
Head of Sales, Airwallex

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

Venessa Hunt
General Manager, Think Premium Digital

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.

Murdo Wallace
Director of Operations, dotdigital

Richard Kelsey
Director, Beer Cartel

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Meet our Advisory Board


Julie Mathers
Founder, Flora and Fauna

Gabby Leibovich
Co-Founder, Catch

Lisa Powell
Head of Retail Practice, Amblique

Grant Arnott
Publisher, Power Retail

Travis Wright
GM, Esther & Co.

Justin Hillberg
Managing Director, SurfStitch

Sandradee Makejev
Founder, St Frock

Doron Kushlin
Co-Founder, KG Electronic

Dean Salakas
Chief Party Dude, The Party People

Lisa Naismith
Head of eCommerce, Stylerunner

Steven Perissinotto
Co-Founder/Director, Vet Shop Australia

Jake Alberts
Managing Director, MX Store

Leon Saliba
Co-Founder & CEO, Sparesbox

Jane Cay
Big Bird, Birds Nest

Nimrod Ganon
Co-Founder, KG Electronic

Ben Hare
Director - Chief Operating Officer, Tinyme

Helena Stylman
Sales Director, iMedia

Gary Peace
Head of Content, ANZ, iMedia

Ryf Quail
Managing Director, ANZ, iMedia

Tyson Hackwood
Head of Market Development - APAC, Splitit

Marc Gauci
Manager, eTailing/Fulfilment, Australia Post

Simon Laird
Industry Manager of Retail, Google

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