8 October 2020

IRC (InternetRetailing Conference)

  • Thank you to everyone who attended IRC 2019

    Thank you to everyone who attended IRC 2019

    See you in 2020



The 2019 conference agenda was BIGGER and BETTER than ever, with big-name speakers and brands addressing the key challenges facing board level executives over the next 12 months. Forget death by PowerPoint; IRC was all about interactive panel discussions, where retailers are quizzed to reveal how they have tackled and overcome the big issues facing businesses in today's challenging market. 

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   Those who attended IRC 2019: 

"We are here at IRC because we are interested in lots of innovation and technology and we are looking for new opportunities and the next steps. As a company we are particular about which events we attend but IRC has proven to deliver so we come most years. IRC is relevant, exciting and enjoyable and I will be back next year."

Haley Meenan-Wilkin, Web Trading, Ocado


"I have really liked my day at IRC. The speakers have been great and the content at IRC is really relevant, I will definitely be attending more events like this one in the future. The CEO from NAKD in particular was incredible, and the speakers from Liberty and John Lewis were really interesting. The big brands are defiantly here."

Mark Ford, Global CRM Manager, All Saints




Hear from the companies who have led, delivered and assisted significant projects for globally-renowned retailers, brands and services in these hands-on, practical, training focused sessions.

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Interactive and intimate sessions to allow you to discuss and debate the most pertinent issues you're currently facing with fellow delegates. Select which table you would like to join on the day! 

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One-on-one interviews with CEOs


Hear first hand from the leaders of success fast-growing brands including Nobody's Child and The Fold in these insightful interviews. What they have done differently to captivate the market? How do they see the future of retail? What are their plans for the future?

Exhibit at IRC

Meet board-level executives from a range of retail brands through a range of opportunities, from sponsoring a conference track, taking a display space, hosting one-to-one meetings or presenting a workshop. Speak to a member of our team to create a package that meets your targets.

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Speaker line-up 2019


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2019 Highlights


Digital retail leaders



Visitors were retailers



Over 25m turnover



Turnover of companies attending



Main sponsors


What our clients say...

What our clients say...

  • We’ve been coming to InternetRetailing Conference for the best part of five years. Year on year we’ve seen that this is the number one event in the UK for that bridge between marketing and technology in the ecommerce space.
    Chris Baldrey-Chourio
  • IRC is the only conference I go to every year
    David Walmsley
    Director, M&S.com, Marks & Spencer
  • This is the place to come if you want to get the UK retailers. We get more good conversations here than we do at any event in the UK.
    James Brooke
  • This is one of the best industry events for quality networking.
    Anouk De Lange
    Market Development, Buyapowa
  • It’s probably one of the best one day conferences that you can come to. The calibre of the presenters are good… especially your peers…great networking and enough information each year that I can come away with.
    David Williams
    Director of Online EMEA, Deckers Brands
  • A very good concentrated, intense day of best practice… brilliant that it’s in one day, brilliant that it’s in a single venue and a good opportunity to meet with senior people from very good retail organisations
    Sean McKee
    Head of eCommerce/CS, Schuh
  • I’ve been coming to IRC for a long time and it’s a great opportunity to network with people that I know across the business… people that I’ve worked with or suppliers that I’ve worked with in the past.
    Jon Asbury
    Multichannel Director, Go Outdoors
  • InternetRetailing Conference is the only event that I always put in my calendar.
    Paul McDermott
    Head of Ecommerce, Poundland