Join us on the
April 26–28, 2023
Washington, D.C. | Marriott Marquis Washington
ChargeX is a global ecommerce conference bringing together industry leading merchants, partners, and experts to discuss today’s most pressing challenges, network with peers, and hear from influential keynote speakers.
The global ecommerce market is expected to reach 2.64 trillion by 2028.1
Together, we’ll uncover the tactics to stay ahead of our time.
Hear from inspiring voices
He/Him, Author & Storyteller
Matthew Luhn is an author, storytelling consultant, and inspirational speaker with over 25 years of experience creating stories and characters. His story credits include the Toy Story films, Monsters Inc., Finding Nemo, Cars, Monsters University, Ratatouille, UP, and many more.
An expert at crafting narratives, Matthew will share his process for creating new ideas, great stories, and memorable characters, as well as making stronger connections with your audience.
Jonathan Van Ness
He/Him, Emmy-Nominated T.V. Personality & Haircare Innovator
Jonathan Van Ness is an Emmy-nominated television personality, comedian, New York Times best-selling author, award-winning podcaster, and hairstylist. He stars on Netflix’s Emmy Award-winning reboot series “Queer Eye,” where he shines as a haircare innovator and self-care advocate.
A visionary in the Beauty & Personal Care space with an acclaimed haircare product line of his own—JVN—Jonathan will share his insights on how to inspire and connect with a variety of different audiences.
Connect with the best & brightest minds in ecommerce
From networking receptions to roundtable breakout sessions, ChargeX provides endless opportunities to connect with your peers.
The ChargeX 2023 agenda will cover three main themes. We’ll have a range of speakers that will dive into actionable takeaways for your business, plus built-in networking opportunities to connect with your peers.
How to attract and convert customers
How to retain and scale your customer base
General ecommerce best practices
Wednesday, April 26
Thursday, April 27
Friday, April 28
Marriott Marquis Washington D.C.
Rates starting at $319 USD / night
Available April 28–May 5, 2023
Last day to book: April 5, 2023
Either a king or double bed will be available at check-in.
Frequently asked questions
What is ChargeX?
ChargeX is the premier conference bringing together subscription merchants, partners, and media. The focus of the event is to empower ecommerce businesses to grow and scale through easy-to-use payment software solutions. Hosted by Recharge, this conference is ideally suited for both merchants currently implementing a recurring business model (subscriptions, loyalty programs, subscribe-and-save options, and more) and those curious about their customer payment options for their online store. ChargeX is taking place from April 26–28 in Washington, D.C.
Who from my company should attend ChargeX?
Anyone who is part of sourcing, contracting, and/or managing your ecommerce business or payments should consider attending ChargeX. We will also have relevant content for founders, marketing teams, and anyone interested in connecting with our technical teams.
What is the COVID-19 policy for this event?
Our community’s well-being is extremely important to us. We are monitoring the COVID-19 situation closely and taking the necessary precautions to support the well-being of all attendees and host a safe and rewarding in-person event.
We are continuously monitoring requirements and guidelines for health and safety from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
At this time, we do not expect the need to enforce masking or testing protocols. However, we will update this page should anything change.
Will there be networking opportunities?
Yes! At ChargeX, attendees not only have the ability to attend sessions, but also to partake in networking events and activities, such as:
- A casual opening reception on April 26
- Local activities and dinners sponsored by our partners
- An evening reception on April 27 at D.C.’s LINE Hotel
I need a Visa Letter to attend. How do I request one?
At this time, we are not able to sponsor visas for this conference. Please contact your Recharge account manager to discuss further.
Will there be a special rate at the hotel if I decide to arrive early or stay later?
Yes! Our special event rate of $319.00 / night will be honored 3 days prior to and 3 days after the conference, pending availability. Learn more about our hotel room blocks and special rates.
I’m traveling with others outside my professional space. Can they also attend?
ChargeX has limited capacity and is unable to accommodate additional guests at any of the sponsored events, including the optional activities.
I have a dietary restriction. Will there be accommodations?
Of course! ChargeX is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all participants. All group meals will include vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free, and dairy-free options. If you require additional dietary accommodations, please reach out to [email protected].
What is the exact location?
ChargeX will be held at the Marriott Marquis Washington DC, located at 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20001.
What is the closest airport?
Choose from three nearby airports that service the Washington, D.C. area:
- DCA - Reagan National Airport, located 4.6 miles from the conference
- IAD - Dulles International Airport, located 27.6 miles from the conference
- BWI - Baltimore/Washington International Airport, located 31.7 miles from the conference
Additionally, for those traveling from the Northeastern United States, there are easy and cost-effective train options.
What are the parking arrangements?
The hotel offers valet parking only for a fee of $60.18 / night + tax.
Are there any organized shuttles?
Shuttles will be arranged for any offsite events that are not within a reasonable walking distance of the hotel.
What are the accommodation arrangements?
Recharge has secured a special event rate of $319.00 / night at the Marriott Marquis Washington, based on availability. Learn more about our hotel room blocks and special rates.
What is the dress code?
The dress code for the conference is comfortable/casual.
What is the expected weather?
April is peak cherry blossom season in Washington, D.C., making this one of the most popular times to visit the area. The temperature is cool, with an average high around 67ºF. Most activities will be hosted indoors, and conference venue temperatures can vary. We recommend packing layers to ensure your comfort indoors and outdoors.
Can I register at the venue?
Unfortunately, registration for this event closes at midnight on March 31, 2023 and is not available at the venue.
How much do ChargeX tickets cost?
Early bird tickets are $350 and full price tickets are $450.
Is there a discount available for me?
Early bird tickets are $100 off. Contact your account manager to ask about any available discounts.
I am a Tech Partner—can I attend ChargeX?
The only way to gain access to the event as a technology partner is to sponsor—there will be no general admission tickets available. Contact [email protected] to discuss sponsorship opportunities.
I am an Agency Partner—can I attend ChargeX?
While agency partners have the option to purchase general admission tickets, sponsoring ChargeX in 2023 offers a wealth of additional benefits, including greater opportunities for lead generation and brand awareness. Contact [email protected] to discuss sponsorship opportunities.
What is the cancellation policy for ChargeX?
Our tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. However, if you have a unique situation preventing you from attending and would like to request a refund, please email [email protected].
How many people can the venue accommodate?
The venue can accommodate up to 600 people.
Who can I contact about a question not listed here?
Please reach out to [email protected] for additional questions.