eCommerce Speaker Events

Our company’s Founder and CEO Warrick Kernes will be found speaking at just about every eCommerce related event around South Africa. You can use this as an opportunity to listen to him in person and to ask the questions you’ve been wanting to ask

Upcoming Events

Johannesburg, 16 July 2019 | Cape Town, 18 July 2019 [2 - 7pm]

Following the success of the first Connect eCommerce Summit in 2018, Shopify and uAfrica are back in July for Connect 2019. Along with other major players in the South African eCommerce field, we bring you the industry experts, the insights, skills and knowledge to establish, grow and improve your online store.

Shopify is coming to South Africa for this event and sending representatives to provide valuable insight, while uAfrica’s very own Andy Higgins will be sharing his vast knowledge on the eCommerce space. Also joining them is Warrick Kernes, founder of the Insaka eCommerce Academy. Hear about eCommerce success stories, listen to a panel discussion involving some of the top players in the industry and network with like-minded people in the exciting field of eCommerce.

What are you waiting for?!

Click here to register for Connect 2019 – tickets are limited.

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Each weekly live video addresses a different challenge faced by eCommerce entrepreneurs in SA

Recent Events

Digital Retail Forum 2019

Warrick will join the panel to discuss the future of digital retail and how eCommerce will affect traditional business. The panel will also explore how South African companies need to readily adopt an omni-channel strategy.

2019/01/30 – Hilton Hotel, Sandton

Seamless Conference & Expo 2019

Catch Warrick on both days at the eCommerce University stage talking on the topic of “Effectively using digital platforms to launch and test now offerings” and how you can implement this into your business. 

2019/03/12 & 13 – CTICC, Cape Town 

eCommerce Africa 2019

Schedule for Warrick: Day 1 – 1hr workshop on how to grow and scale your online business. Day 2 – 30 min presentation on how to improve your website’s conversion rate so that you can get more sales from your website traffic. 

2019/03/19 & 20 – CTICC, Cape Town 

19 January 2019 - Parkhurst

Learn about the SA eCommerce market and how you can use Shopify to launch your own online business in 2019


9 Feb 2019 - Menlyn

Learn about the SA eCommerce market and how you can use Shopify to launch your own online business in 2019


16 March 2019 - Cape Town

Learn about the SA eCommerce market and how you can use Shopify to launch your own online business in 2019


Wordpress Wordcamp JHB 2018

The attendees of WordPress Wordcamp Joburg 2018 saw a presentation by Warrick Kernes on how to offer Award Winning customer support in the eCommerce space.

2018/10/25 & 26 – Fourways, Joburg

Shopify Meet Up JHB 2018

With this Shopify Meet Up being just before Black Friday the topic we catered to help Shopify sellers prepare for the big sales season. 

2018/11/10 – Parkhurst, Joburg

Book Warrick Kernes to Speak at Your Event


Warrick is a recognised thought leader and one of South Africa’s leading experts in eCommerce.

If you would like to book for Warrick to speak at or MC one of your upcoming events then click here to contact us.

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