Wollongong eCommerce Roadshow – Panel and Discussion

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Join the Export Council of Australia (ECA), NSW Government, ANZ and in Wollongong to explore the eCommerce opportunity for your business. is one of China’s largest eCommerce platforms with 300 million members and more than 25 million daily unique visitors. The scope of the eCommerce opportunity is large and businesses of all shapes, sizes and locations are using eCommerce to engage customers all over the world. eCommerce and digital strategies are being used increasingly to find new customers, manage transactions and deliver goods and services to every corner of the globe.

Whether a company is selling online or not, companies need to be online and maximising digital tools to find new customers, develop their brand and be agile across time zones, adapting to changing conditions for their business and their customers. Business also need to protect their company online and train their staff to be aware of cybercrime and fraud. Join us to hear from experts in the know, discuss and learn from each other.

Join us for:

  • eCommerce quick fire top tips from people in the know
  • Shayne Mele How to be successful in a crowded space!
  • Gareth Lewis ANZ:10-minute-deep dive into cybercrime and securing your business online
  • Business Case Study
  • eCommerce Panel Q&A

A little more about our speakers

The ECA will be bringing a range of speakers, including NSW Government and Austrade to Wollongong to give you top tips and giving you deeper insights into eCommerce and cybersecurity we have:

Shayne Mele,

Shayne Mele is the Australian & New Zealand Merchandise Manager for VIPshop ( which is one of China’s largest e-commerce platforms with over 300 million members and in excess of 25 million daily unique visitors. Overseeing all new brand acquisition for the region across multiple categories including Men’s & Women’s ready to wear, Designer Fashion, Handbags & Shoes, Home & Lifestyle, Food & Nutrition, Beauty & Personal Care. He has unparalleled China market & E-commerce experience and his contributions have assisted some of Australia and New Zealand’s largest brands access and succeed in this lucrative market.

Gareth Lewis, ANZ

Gareth has over 20-years cash management and payments experience, having worked in and led cash management teams at WBC, NAB and ANZ in addition to founding and operating a start-up FX risk management company in the tourism sector. In his current role Gareth leads the ANZ cash management sales team in NSW/ACT which is responsible for providing cash management solutions and cash-flow improvement strategies to business banking customers across the state. Gareth has deep experience across all receivables, payables and digital banking channels and will share his perspectives on the types of security challenges ANZ is currently seeing and what customers can do to safeguard themselves from the cybercriminals.

This event is FREE to attend, and participants will receive an eCommerce information pack and next steps post the event!

Register by filling out the form below. 

For more information please contact the NSW Export Awards team on 02 8243 7400 or at

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