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2019 Advantage Digital Technology E-Commerce Symposium

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DATE AND TIME

Tue, Apr 23, 2019, 7:30 AM – Wed, Apr 24, 2019, 11:30 AM CDT

LOCATION

Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel
1 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60601

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PRICING

Registration Fee – Starts January 1 & Ends April 22
$949.00 (+ $59.41 Fee)

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SPECIAL OFFER
Supplier Community All-Access Membership Pass Holders will receive an exclusive discount. Contact Amanda Apple at amandaapple@supplier.community for more information.

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SYMPOSIUM AGENDA

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SYMPOSIUM LOCATION

Held in the heard of downtown Chicago, steps from the Amazon Go Store, the Magnificent Mile shopping district and iconic Navy Pier, this year’s location is the Renaissance, Downtown Chicago.

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House of Blues, Chicago Downtown

Marquee reception & dinner will be held at the House of Blues Tuesday evening, complete with live entertainment from an authentic Chicago blues artist.

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FAQs

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW)
Hotel direction: 12.1 miles NE

  • Alternate transportation: Go Airport Express- 24 hour notice/advanced booking required; fee: 23 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 30 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 5 USD (one way)
  • Subway service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)

Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD)
Hotel direction: 18 miles SE

  • Alternate transportation: Go Airport Express- 24 hour notice/advanced booking required; fee: 28 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 50 USD (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 3 USD (one way)
  • Subway service, fee: 2.5 USD (one way)

Parking

Discounted parking options (~ $25/day):
https://spothero.com/chicago/renaissance-chicago-downtown-hotel-parking

Renaissance off-site parking, fee: 45 USD daily
Renaissance On-site parking / Valet, fee: 69 USD daily

Special dietary restrictions?

Vegetarian and Gluten-free options available upon request. Please contact the Event Organizer with any special dietary restrictions.

Dress Code?

Business Casual

What’s the refund policy?

Refunds are available up to 30 days prior to the event.

Is my registration transferrable?

Yes, just contact the Event Organizer to transfer your badge.

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Thousands of Amazon vendors didn't receive purchase order replenishments this week, and it appears to be permanent, according to some of the vendors. The move shows how Amazon is continuing to tighten its grip on how companies sell on its platform. Agencies working with the brand clients said many of the vendors are doing $10 million or less in sales volume annually on Amazon and don't have assigned vendor managers at Amazon.

“It’s fairly obvious at this point that Amazon is starting to dictate where certain brands and how certain brands can sell on their platform,” said John Ghiorso, the CEO of Orca Pacific, a full service Amazon agency.

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