Lviv Ecommerce Forum

Start: May 21, 2011

May 21, 2011 Lviv ECommerce Forum

will be held in Ukrainian Catholic University. The annual event gathers about 300 professionals from Ukraine, Russia and Poland this year. It is a good opportunity to meet business owners, entrepreneurs who want to sell online, internet entrepreneurs, web-studios representatives, start-ups and IT specialists.

The conference will include the following discussions:

  • Perspectives of ecommerce in Ukraine
  • Creation of online shops with minimum costs
  • Organization of online shop from the scratch (choosing engine, payment systems)
  • What should be considered before the launch of online shop?
  • Preferred payment methods
  • Activity of online shop within the bounds of new tax regulations
  • Choosing the assortment. Recruitment.
  • Payment methods – popularity, security and prospects
  • New effective and old proven ideas for usability of online shops
  • Payments from Ukraine to Russia, Europe, etc
  • Development of online shops in social networks. Online shops on Facebook and Vkontakte
  • Local development of online shop
  • Communication with customer (orders and payment receipts, delivery, tracking, retention)
  • Advantages and disadvantages of customer management systems
  • Ecommerce development trends
  • Ecommerce services development – ways of entering the market, integration with well-known players.


Lviv Ecommerce Forum will have 4 streams:
  • For experienced owners of online shops (first stream): new services for online advertising, usability, effectiveness of advertising, mobile ecommerce, organizational company growth.
  • For beginners and real sector (second stream): choosing a niche, scripts for online shops, delivery, payments receipts, low-budget promotion, attraction of loyal customers, staff recruitment.
  • Lviv Startup Club (third stream): services the Ukrainian market needs, investments of western venture capital funds, global ecommerce trends, startup opportunities.
  • For developers (third stream): technical examples of large ecommerce solutions, development for mobile platforms, integration with third-party services, usage of ready-made modules.
  • The new tax code and legal forms for online shop (fourth stream): taxation optimization, possible legal difficulties, VAT, choosing the legal form.
  • Electronic money (fourth stream): legal aspects, input and output, conversion, electronic money in real business.
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