annual RIS Retail Technology Conference is the perfect learning and networking event for retail executives who want to hit the ground running as the economy breaks out and heads into recovery. Set for April 11-13 at an ideal business location, the Ritz-Carlton Orlando Grande Lakes, the RTC conference combines a premiere executive setting with an agenda focused on strategic retail business and technology imperatives.
What's different about this event? This event features a unique hybrid format that provides outstanding opportunities for peer-to-peer exchanges of information, interactive Masters Workshops and unparalleled relationship building. In addition, the event features a unique Center of Excellence where retailers can find a broad selection of leading technology vendors to help them get up to speed on the latest retail innovations in a low-pressure, interactive atmosphere.
Each year RTC creates an agenda with presentations and workshops that feature speakers from the top retail brand names in the country, as well as top research firms and other nationally renowned experts. As the agenda evolves it will be updated here, so check back to see the latest additions to the speaker line up.
Who Should Attend?
Pre-Show Symposium: Omni-Channel Merchandising
- Information Technology
- Customer Experience
- Business Development
With Consumers leveraging multiple channels during most shopping experiences retailers are finding that merchandising and planning becomes very difficult if done separately for store vs. direct-to-consumer channels. In addition, merchandising executives have far more data available to them beyond historic sales data and they must find a way to leverage that data for more accurate plans and better merchandising decisions. This symposium will delve into the opportunities and challenges that today’s omni-channel merchandising requirement bring.