2019 Fall Summit - Italy

Palace Hotel at Lake Como, Italy
October 2-4, 2019

Growing Your Business in the Digital Age

Join ConnectONCE at stunning Lake Como near Milan, Italy, where we will discuss how to help your company thrive through end-to-end digitalization.  By the use of digital technologies (digitalization), a business model can be changed to provide new revenue and value-producing opportunities.  

If you are interested in joining ConnectONCE please contact info@connect-once.com or check out our website: http://connect-once.com

Summit Registration

    • All members are invited and encouraged to attend. There is no event fee for current ONCE Members, Invited Speakers, or Event Sponsors.


    • The event fee for other Non-Members of ONCE is $2,500.00 (USD). We will invoice you upon receipt of your registration, should a fee be due for your attendance. 


  •  If you wish to sponsor an event at the Summit or provide a presentation, please contact Bill Le Sage.
  • Please complete the online Summit Registration Form today so we can be sure to include you in our planning for the sessions and events you will attend.
  • If required, please make your own Visa arrangements early. Contact Member Services if you need a letter of invitation for your Visa.Event

Hotel Accomodations

  • Our Summit venue is the elegant Palace Hotel, Lungo Lario Trieste, 16
    22100 Como, Italy, on the shores of Lake Como.  This luxury hotel is located  in the heart of Como, near shopping, leisure activities, and just a short drive from Milan.
  •  The negotiated room rate for October 2-4 is €200 (Single) or €240 (Double), and includes breakfast and wifi. 
    • A room reservation request will automatically be sent to the hotel on your behalf when you register for the Summit.  Please follow the directions given after registering in order to confirm your room reservation. 
    • Your room reservation must be confirmed by  August 26, 2019. We are not able to guarantee our negotiated price or room availability after this date.
  • Important: If you have any issues confirming your hotel room using our designated process, please contact Member Services for assistance.   Please do not book your room outside of our room block, as doing so will cause additional charges to ConnectONCE.

UPDATE: Our room block has expired, however, there may still be a few rooms available at the hotel.  Please contact Member Services if you have trouble getting a room.

Summit Sponsors

Tentative Schedule

Wednesday, October 2nd

  • 7:00pm to 10:00pm – Welcome Reception

Thursday, October 3rd

  • 9:00am to 4:30pm – Plenary Sessions  
  • 7:00pm – Group Dinner

Friday, October 4th

  • 9:00am to 4:00pm – Plenary Sessions
  • 4:00pm to 4:30pm – BOD Meeting
  • 7:00pm – No Host Dinner (optional) – TBD

Past Summit Attendees

About Us

The Open Network for Commerce Exchange (ONCE) is an independent non-profit industry membership organization devoted to facilitating and accelerating the growth of global B2B e-commerce.

ONCE is a consortium of procure-to-pay and supply chain management service providers working collaboratively to advance global internet trade to the benefit of its Members.