We’re excited to announce our very first US-based Marketplace & Platform Summit on July 11, 2019 in Boston. This exclusive, executive only event offers a Master Class experience designed to educate you on platform business models.
As a bonus - our event actually spans two fantastic events: Mirakl’s Marketplace & Platform Summit on July 11th and The MIT Platform Strategy Summit on July 12th. This 1.5 day executive education experience will bring together over 300 executives from leading B2C and B2B organizations for accelerated learning on marketplace and platform business models.Our goal is to help you reimagine how your business can provide value to your customers while improving your bottom line. This event provides an unparalleled opportunity to network with other industry leaders, educate yourself on a significant emerging opportunity, and learn how to become a leader in the platform economy.
About The MIT Platform Strategy Summit
MIT’s Initiative on the Digital Economy team will gather a global community of executives to explore the economics and management of platform-centered markets and discuss their implications for managers, industries, and governmental policy. This exclusive event provides a unique opportunity to learn leading platform business operators like Amazon, and authors of Platform Revolution: How Networked Markets Are Transforming The Economy.
What to Expect
- 2 events - for the first 100 registrants, one ticket includes access to both the Mirakl Marketplace & Platform Summit and The MIT Platform Strategy Summit. (Please note: Complimentary tickets for the MIT event are no longer available, and we cannot guarantee attendance. If you wish to attend both events, please contact us to join the waitlist.)
- 150 attendees at The Mirakl Summit, 300 attendees at The MIT Platform Strategy Summit including industry experts from leading B2C and B2B companies
- 50 expert speakers including 10 Mirakl customers
- 1 awesome party July 11th - an early Bastille Day celebration with great music, food, drinks, and invaluable networking opportunities
Speakers and Sessions
The Marketplace & Platform Summit will kick-off with a lunch-time keynote given by Venkat Atluri, Senior Partner at McKinsey & Company. Throughout the day, you’ll hear from several Mirakl executives, customer speakers, and partners at Bain Capital about all things marketplace. Two Master Classes, Business Strategy and a Technical Track will offer an opportunity for attendees to break into smaller groups for deeper learning.
There is also plenty in store to get excited about at the MIT Summit. To view the full agenda, speaker details, and more for the MIT Platform Strategy Summit, you can visit the MIT Summit page.
About the Venue: The State Room
The State Room is an urban, chic venue located in Boston, Massachusetts. Perched atop Sixty State Street, the State Room offers a panoramic view of Boston’s iconic skyline and harbor. Located in Boston’s downtown Financial District, the State Room sits adjacent to Boston’s historic Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Walking distance from New England Aquarium, the historic Freedom Trail, and delicious Mike’s Pastry cannolis.
Interested in Attending?
If you’re new to the space and eager to learn more about implementing a marketplace solution for your business, or would like to learn from peers about how to achieve even greater success through your marketplace platform, email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an invitation.
Written by Maya Pattison
Senior Director of Marketing, Americas at Mirakl