May 9-11

JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE


Follow the Leaders.

Join forces with hundreds of ecommerce executives and influencers for a three day event to share make-it-or-break-it stories, learn from each other and reinvent what it means to do business online.

Early Bird Pricing
Save $400 USD off the full conference price
Register by April 1, 2017

Why Attend?

If you are interested in fast tracking your online sales around the world – then Globalocity is the place for you. Tap into real-world strategies and insights that guide the most successful ecommerce and emarketing leaders. What you'll gain by attending Globalocity:

Networking with industry influencers

Networking with industry influencers

94% of past attendees had ecommerce decision-making power

Actionable advice from our digital marketing consultants

Actionable advice from our digital marketing consultants

Meet our MarketForce digital agency experts and learn how to win more shoppers and go global

Access to more than 50 speakers

Access to more than 50 speakers

Hear inspiring talks from the experts growing some of the world's biggest brands

More than 25 education sessions

More than 25 education sessions

Learn why VR, subscriptions, fulfillment, millennials – and more – should be on your ecommerce radar

Training at Digital River University

Training at Digital River University

Bring your team for in-depth instruction on how to use the features of our Global Commerce platform

A value packed agenda

A value packed agenda

An opportunity to get more from your ecommerce investment while learning how to deliver even greater value for your customers

Learn More. Earn More.

As a Globalocity attendee, you’ll get access to all keynote presentations, networking activities, social events, education sessions and meals provided during the conference. Pre-conference training sessions are available to full conference attendees for an additional cost.

May 9, 2017
$495 USD
Digital River University

Get a full day of training on Digital River’s ecommerce platform – from beginning to advanced users, all are welcome! There is no better way to learn about the features that can make a difference in your customer shopping experience than from the experts who build them.

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General Conference
May 10 - 11, 2017
$995 USD $495 USD

Early bird rate closes April 1, 2017

Globalocity Conference Pass

Mix and match more than 25 education sessions. Our community of experts will be on hand to share their ecommerce stories and creative secrets – so you can walk away with new revenue ideas and a fresh take on your ecommerce business.

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(Hotel and travel fees are not included in the price of registration.)

Globalocity is open to Digital River clients, prospects and partners.

Globalocity Schedule

If I Knew Then What I Know Now.

It is not often you have the chance to hear firsthand from the senior executives who are driving digital commerce and innovation for some of the world’s leading brands. But from May 9 -11, we know exactly where they will be – at Globalocity 2017.

Check out our confirmed speakers and check back for updates as our line up grows.

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David Dobson CEO, Digital River
Ed McGuiggan
VP of Global Ecommerce, Nuance
Jonas Forsberg VP, Global Online Sales and Marketing, Jabra
James McQuivey VP and Principal Analyst, Forrester
Michelle Vautier
CRO, dLocal
Jacob Goudey
Marketing and Web Analytics Specialist, Digital River
Drew Johnston
Sr. Dir., Technical Sales, Games and Entertainment, Digital River
James Gagliardi VP, Solution Innovation, Digital River
David Woolenberg SVP, Global Sales, Digital River
Will Gaines
Sr. Mgr., Affiliate Marketing, Digital River
Krystle Christensen
Sr. Mgr., Creative Services, Digital River
Christer Holloman
CEO and Co-Founder, Divido
Leslie Lynch
Group Program Mgr., WW Ecommerce Strategy and Operations, Adobe
Michael Halls
Sr. Dir., Risk and Fraud Management, Digital River
David Hickey
Analytics and Optimization Mgr., Digital River
Dana McNurlin
Sr. Global CRO Mgr., Kaspersky Lab
Scott Williams
Sr. Fraud Product Mgr., Digital River
Domenico Crapanzano CEO and Founder, Domotz
Grant Tilus
Marketing Mgr., Site Optimization, Digital River
Marco Vergani
SVP, International Sales and Account Management, Digital River
Andrei Mochola Head of Consumer Business, Kaspersky Lab
Jeremy Coker
Group VP, Games, Digital River
Collette Carlson
Sr. Mgr., Site Optimization, Digital River
Michael French
Sr. Dir. of SmartChannel, Digital River
Hugo Sellert
Dir., Consumer Sales, Avast Software
Lea Lauta
Project Dir., Jabra
Logan Vander Linden
Sr. Account Mgr., Digital River
Louis Goodson
Dir. Product Management, Payments, Digital River
Michael Knott
Dir., Digital Media and Marketing, Logitech
Matt Haglund
Project Manager, Digital River
Emily Burton
Sr. Project Mgr., Digital River
Brent Lassi
Sr. Dir. - Security, Digital River
Tomas Janu
Sr. Ecommerce Mgr., Avast Software
Sarah Witter
Monetization & Platform Strategist, ArenaNet
Maya Hagoel
Head of Partnerships, Riskified
Eric Christensen
VP - Product Management, Digital River
Jeremiah Andrick Executive Dir., Ecommerce, HTC
Marieke McCloskey
Dir., Research, UserTesting
Ryan Vallee
Prod. Mgmt. Lead, Avast Software
Rahul Sandil
VP, Marketing for Viveport HTC

Networking Made Easy

Relax and unwind with great food, mix and mingle with the who’s who in ecommerce.

Tuesday, May 9th

Don't miss our welcome reception to kick off your Globalocity experience.

Wednesday, May 10th

Join us for an evening to remember with a private dinner on Paramount Pictures Studios backlot. See where some of Hollywood’s most popular movies and TV shows were filmed.

Celebrate the ecommerce success stories of the year at the ICE Awards.

Sign Up for Free MarketForce Consulting

Take advantage of free, personalized emarketing consulting in our MarketForce Lab. Bring questions about your latest campaigns and strategies, and get expert feedback from our digital marketing experts.

To pre-schedule a private consultation, email

Reach Ecommerce Game Changers.

Globalocity offers you an incredible opportunity to put your brand in front of an exceptionally targeted group of senior ecommerce decision-makers. Traveling from the U.S., Europe and Asia, our attendees come from a variety of industries, including branded manufacturing, software, gaming, media/agencies, professional and financial services, distribution, healthcare and more. Meet our attendees:


represent companies with annual revenues of more than $10 million


had decision-making responsibilities for their companies


are from companies with 1,000+ employees; 34% had 5,000+ employees


had C-level, vice president or director titles

We've had the pleasure of welcoming some great partners to our previous events.

To find a sponsorship opportunity that is right for you, email:

Now Accepting ICE Award Nominations

Digital River’s Internet Commerce Excellence (ICE) Awards recognize brands that are exceeding global ecommerce standards in innovative ways, driving revenue and creating efficiencies across their online businesses. Have you implemented an ecommerce strategy or campaign that generated compelling results? If so, you could be one of Digital River’s 2017 ICE Award winners!

Deadline for entries is Monday, March 13, 2017.

Celebrating Winners Across Six Award Categories

Subscriptions Pioneer

This award honors clients who have led the charge in transforming their brand by evolving to a subscription-based business. These companies transcend the post-ownership era, shifting away from one-and-done product purchasing to an ongoing service-oriented experience. The winner of this award has successfully built reoccurring revenue streams, and is continually working to increase customer loyalty and lifetime value by nurturing positive relationships between consumers and their brand.

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Marketer of the Year

This award honors clients that are setting new standards of performance and boosting online revenue by creating unique emarketing strategies. They know how to optimize their stores and marketing programs to drive traffic and generate more online sales. The winner of this category uses a smart combination of tools – including search engine advertising and optimization, third-party promotions, cross-sells and up sells, targeted email campaigns, affiliate marketing, paid search, and site email optimization.

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Best Global Launch

This award honors clients that know how to capitalize on opportunities presented by growing global markets and consider all things ecommerce down to the local level. The winner of this category sets aggressive revenue goals, and designs multi-faceted online marketing campaigns that influence international regions to continually maximize exposure, evaluate progress and reset direction.

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Innovator of the Year

This award honors clients that take a unique approach to implementing ecommerce technologies and strategies. They are breaking down barriers and impressing their customers with integrated efforts that span multiple online and offline channels. They hone in on using creative ecommerce best practices and deliver with a bang.

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Lifetime Achievement

This award honors clients that have been with Digital River over at least 10 years. The winner of this award regularly outperforms their peers by aggressively growing revenue, continually expanding into new geographies, and pushing the boundaries of ecommerce.

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Fast Track to Success

This award honors clients that leverage the capabilities of Digital River’s platforms for faster time-to-market while launching one or more ecommerce sites across multiple locals with speed and efficiency.

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Globalocity Venue

The setting for Globalocity 2017 is the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE. You’ll be in the heart of the action in downtown L.A., just moments from the city's top attractions and within walking distance of Staples Center and the Convention Center.

JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE
900 W Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90015

All Globalocity attendees can take advantage of our special group rate of $284 USD per night. This rate will apply May 8-11, 2017. Please contact the hotel directly to make reservations and reference "RIVER” to secure your conference rate. The room block will close on April 14, 2017, midnight Pacific Time.

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