As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, this year at CJU17 we’ve put extra emphasis on the global nature of the affiliate space.
With the overarching theme of “Reach. Grow. Innovate.” CJU17 will help advertisers and publishers discover new ways to expand their affiliate programs across borders. We specially selected our guest keynote speaker for this reason. Parag Khanna is a leading global strategist and will discuss worldwide trends, economic ecosystems, and how global connectivity is impacting macro commerce and ecommerce trends. Be sure to hear Parag’s take on the possibilities of our new, hyper connected world during his keynote session on Tuesday, September 12 at 9:30 AM (PT).
For even more knowledge on the international sphere, CJ Affliate’s VP of Publisher Development Scott Ginsberg will introduce CJ Affiliate’s Global Markets Index. Leveraging more than 1,500 data points, this brand new index was developed to help affiliate marketers prioritize their global growth plans. This session will divulge which markets have the greatest promise for affiliates and why—and what you should do about it. Don’t miss this session on Tuesday at, September 12 at 1:15 PM (PT).
New this year, the Global Expo—directly following Scott’s above session—is designed to help attendees meet the publishers, advertisers, and partners that are driving affiliate's digital growth in ecommerce markets around the world. This event will offer fresh insights for accelerating global sales in three global regions: the Americas, Europe, and Asia Pacific.
The following businesses will also be featured at the Global Expo so be sure to come by to meet and engage these experts on their market dynamics. Plus, following CJU17, stay tuned for exclusive interviews with the leaders of these companies who will highlight key strategies on how to succeed in their respective markets:
Julien Turri, CEO and Founder
AFILIO is the leading performance marketing company in Brazil with reach throughout Latin America. Founded in Brazil in 2008 by Julien Turri, AFILIO is headquartered in Rio de Janeiro with local offices in São Paulo, Argentina, and Spain. AFILIO represents clients from a variety of verticals such as retail, travel, fashion, education, financial services, consumer goods, automotive, and services. They boast a clientele that includes Walmart, Nike, Uber, and Loreal. AFILIO runs more than 400 campaigns on its network of 50,000 publishers, with commission and performance based pricing. If you’re looking to scale your business in Latin America, be sure to find Julien Turri, CEO and Founder, at CJU17.
(Russia & Eastern Europe)
David Petrosyan-Mkervali, Managing Director
Doubletrade is a Russian affiliate network that connects local and international merchants with publishers that specialize in the Russian market, including some neighboring Eastern European countries. Founded in 2013 by affiliate veterans with local expertise and digital experience dating back to 2006, Doubletrade is focused on generating sales in the categories of travel, fashion, and consumer electronics and their current roster includes companies like Skyscanner, Microsoft, and Bonprix. David Petrosyan-Mkervali, Managing Director, has been with Doubletrade since its inception and will be at CJU17 ready to connect with advertisers and publishers looking to perform in the Russian Market.
(Japan & Southeast Asia)
Shinichiro Kawabata, Founder and CEO, Kazushige Muroyama (Muro), VP of Affiliate Business, and Shohei Fujita (Jerry), Head of Global Business
Established in 1999, Interspace has focused on digital media to expand affiliate marketing and native advertising in their respective markets. With their proprietary platform ACCESSTRADE, utilizing a variety of performance commissioning, they serve 500,000 publishers, running over 6,000 campaigns. Interspace works in verticals such as travel, retail, finance, gaming, and services. Shohei Fujita (aka Jerry) joined Interspace in 2013 and has helped scale their business throughout Southeast Asia and globally. They currently service Japan, Indonesia, Thailand, Vietnam, and Singapore. Look for Shinichiro, Muro, and Jerry at the Global Expo for expertise on how to successfully penetrate these Asian markets.
Tarang Bhargava, Founder and Parul Bhargava, Co-Founder & CEO
vCommission is India’s Leading Affiliate Network delivering performance on web and mobile to top Indian brands through a growing network of 18,000 affiliates. vCommission is a 100% subsidiary of Adways VC India Pvt. Ltd., which is a JV with Tokyo Stock Exchange listed company Adways Inc. (Japan), the number one affiliate marketing company in Asia on PC and mobile.
Founded in 2008, vCommission is primarily focused on the Indian market, but are steadily growing into Gulf Coast Countries for travel and other countries for gaming and beyond. Both co-founders Tarang and Parul will be at hand at the Global Expo to discuss the best ways to tap into these markets.