The premier event focused on retail innovation and transformation is open for Early Bird registration now! The 2018 Retail Innovation Conference (RIC18), set for May 1-2 in New York City, is offering a limited-time discount for retailer attendees who book early.
Launched in 2014, the Retail Innovation Conference sought to expand Retail TouchPoints’ mission to empower and connect the retail world. Since the inaugural event, the conference has successfully brought together today’s top retail leaders, innovators and forward thinkers so they can better collaborate and share their perspectives on must-have tools and tactics for success.
This year’s speakers will include leading industry analysts, executives, authors and thought leaders.The initial speaker lineup for RIC18 is set, featuring executives from West Elm, Crocs, Rebecca Minkoff, Sleep Number and more.
The Retail Innovation Conference also will host the 5th annual Retail Innovator Awards (RIA). This program was created to honor individuals who are contributing to the broader evolution of retail. They have ignited innovation and positive disruption within their own organizations and also throughout the entire industry. As part of the Retail Innovation Conference, the awards provide an opportunity for attendees to get an in-depth look at how their peers have inspired change and improvement within the retail world. A selection of 2017 winners included Moosejaw’s Dan Pingree, Walmart’s Jason Morris, Under Armour’s Sid Jatia, Fabletics’ Gregg Throgmartin and many more.
Also set for 2018 is the unique Store Tours event, scheduled for Monday, April 30 at The Shops At Columbus Circle in the Time Warner Center. Executives representing the stores on the tour will shed light on the customer engagement, marketing and technology strategies driving success for their brands. Registration will be limited, so sign up early to secure a seat.
Taking place at a new location, the Convene event space on 46th St., RIC18 will be able to accommodate a larger audience while maintaining a welcoming and intimate setting that encourages one-on-one conversations and networking. Centrally located in New York City, Convene offers convenient access to public transportation and the best restaurants and entertainment.
Companies interested in sponsorship opportunities for RIC18 can visit the event page by clicking here.