There’s a buzz in the air over Chicago and it’s not the first wave of summer mosquitoes.

The excitement is all about the start of the IRCE 2018 trade show. Doors open on June 5th and the show will run through June 8th. Thousands of ecommerce professionals are set to converge on the Windy City for 3 days of networking, insight and inspiration.

The Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition show is the premier, annual ecommerce industry event that people flock to from nearly every state and many countries around the world.

Going into its 14th year, the IRCE show bring together experts from all areas of internet retailing and gives participants the opportunity to attend outstanding sessions and network with top industry businesses and thought leaders.

Conference organizers announced that there will be 130 learning sessions, 200+ industry speakers and over 600 solution and technical vendors attending the show – a total of 3,100 companies in all.  Over 10,000 attendees are expected to participate.

This year’s keynote speakers include best-selling author Seth Godin, Dave Gilboa of Warby Parker, Mariah Chase from Eloquii and Alon Cohen, co-founder of Houzz.

Hawksearch is very pleased to be participating again at IRCE 2018. The Hawksearch team, including key members of our technology and marketing teams, will be in attendance. Everyone is looking forward to reconnecting with old friends as well as meeting new ecommerce industry professionals.

Hawksearch is an innovative, fully customizable and powerful site search solution that successfully provides relevant and personalized search results for ecommerce, regardless of size or industry. With over 400 implementations under our belt, our product delivers search results that convert site visitors into loyal customers – regardless of the device, platform or language being used.

Hawksearch features include Smart Insights, Relevant Recommendations, Smart Autocomplete, SEO Influencer, Dynamic Marketing and more.

Our robust metrics reporting empowers marketers to develop successful strategies based on real visitor behavior and patterns. We combine all of these cutting-edge technologies with Machine Learning to create search results that are tailor fit to every shopper’s unique needs.

There are many conference sessions that nicely complement our product features, but 2 sessions in particular speak to our core value proposition.

Personalization 2.0 – Making the Move To Individualism

Room: Skyline Ballroom D

Thursday, June 7, 2018 @ 4:15pm-4:45pm CST

Chat with our search experts following this session to learn more about Hawksearch’s Smart Insights tool and how it allows marketers and merchandisers to create the most personal and relevant search results for shoppers.

The State of Ecommerce Search

Room: 184 ABC

Friday, June 8, 2018 @ 8:00am- 8:15am CST

Be sure to stop by after this event and hear more about not only our current search strategies, but also how we plan to stay way ahead of the curve in the future. One thing is for sure – Data proves that optimizing search relevance is the key to online conversions.

Hawksearch will be at BOOTH #1701 at the IRCE show. Be sure to come by and say hello. While at the booth, stay for a demo and see how Hawksearch is changing how search is done – one conversion at a time.