Thrive Saturdays: E-commerce Entrepreneur Edition
Thrive Saturdays is a series of curated workshops, that allows attendees to have in-depth understanding and bring home practical skills on particular topics.
We're kick starting our first Thrive Saturdays with an E-commerce Entrepreneur Edition. We've invited subject experts in the e-commerce industry to equip you with skills to put an edge to your e-commerce business, or to get you started on your first. Whether you're working on a side gig, have a weekend business, or are jumping full time into your passion, come learn from experts in their field and be among others like you.
Workshop and speaker line-up
[Workshop #1] Smartphone-graphy: Take photos like a pro using your smartphone
A photography workshop, where you can learn how to take good photos of your product/services with your phones. Remember to charge your phone for this one!
Speaker: Nicholas Yong from Mediacorp
Nicholas is the Content Producer and Dep Editor at Stuff.tv, a subsidiary company under MediaCorp. Nicholas loves games of all kinds, talking about football and taking photos of toys together with all sorts of random oddities.
[Workshop #2] E-commerce generation: Digitalise your business strategy
Promote and grow your e-commerce business in a sustainable way by digitalising your business strategy. Learn how to be visible to consumers in an oversaturated market from the expert with experience executing highly sophisticated strategies and targeted campaigns across multiple digital platforms.
Speaker: Kristopher Heslop from Massive infinity
Kristopher is currently the general manager at massive infinity, a digital agency based in Singapore with a focus on creating high quality mobile and web applications, with 8 years of experience in project management and designing for digital and technology companies in Europe and Asia.
[Workshop #3] Marketing for your e-commerce business
A marketing workshop to teach aspiring entrepreneurs and potential ecommerce sellers how to market smart, not market hard
Speaker: Ruoshan Tao from Shopee
Ruoshan is the marketing team lead at Shopee and a tech marketer with a well rounded background in eCommerce, digital publishing & B2B SaaS. Over 5 years of experience in digital and performance marketing, campaigns, social media, PR, brand management, and partnerships. Experienced in developing, training and managing teams consisting of both analyst and creative types in decision making, project planning, and putting in place systems and processes to accelerate growth trajectories.
Agenda for the day:
- 1130 to 1200 - opening and introduction to the event
- 1200 to 1330 - [Workshop #1]
- 1330 to 1345 - 15mins break
- 1345 to 1515 - [Workshop #2]
- 1515 to 1530 - 15mins break
- 1530 to 1700 - [Workshop #3]
- 1700 to 1800 - Networking/drinks&refreshment