INTELLIGENCE. INNOVATION. INFLUENCE.

We are working hard to partner with some amazing speakers for this inaugural event. Expect to see some of the "best of the best" -- the speakers our members are STILL talking about... and a number of new faces we hope will leave you inspired and excited to take new ideas and strategies back to the office.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Judging Sessions: Design of the Times Judging (by invitation only)
Training & Development: Essentials of Marketing to Shoppers (additional fees apply)
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Innovation in Action: Guided Retail Store Tours with Dan Hodges (additional fees apply)
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Welcome Reception
Wednesday, May 6, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Breakfast
8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
Keynote: Jim Carroll, Futurist & Trends Expert presents "Aligning to the World of Speed"
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM
So What? Now What?: The Implications for Retail - EIQ Editorial Panel (Progressive Grocer, Convenience Store News, Drug Store News, Retail Leader, and more)
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Collaboration Break
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Shopper Engagement
INNOVATION TRACK: Omnicommerce
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Insights & Measurement
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Shopper Engagement
INNOVATION TRACK: Omnicommerce
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Insights & Measurement
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Customer/Store Experience
INNOVATION TRACK: Deploying Tech
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Collaboration and Alignment
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Collaboration Break
2:30 PM - 3:15 PM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Customer/Store Experience
INNOVATION TRACK: Deploying Tech
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Collaboration and Alignment
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Customer/Store Experience
INNOVATION TRACK: Deploying Tech
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Collaboration and Alignment
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
INFLUENCE TRACK: Customer/Store Experience
INNOVATION TRACK: ML & Predictive Analytics
INTELLIGENCE TRACK: Collaboration and Alignment
i3 IN ACTION TRACK: i3 in Action
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Hall of Fame Awards Celebration
Thursday, May 7, 2020
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
Breakfast
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LEAGUE OF LEADERS MEETING: Retail Media Networks (Members Only)
RETAIL HACKATHON (PART 1): Collaborating to Solve Real-World Retail Challenges
INNOVATION STRATEGIES: The Effie Effectiveness Bootcamp
INTELLIGENCE ACTIVATION: Global Spotlight: International Innovation & Global Retailer Panel Discussion
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Lunch
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
LEAGUE OF LEADERS MEETING: Measuring the ROI of Shopper Marketing (Members Only)
RETAIL HACKATHON (PART 2): Collaborating to Solve Real-World Retail Challenges
INNOVATION STRATEGIES: From Gaming to AR/VR and Beyond: New Ways of Engaging with Shoppers
INTELLIGENCE ACTIVATION: Interactive eCommerce Workshop
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Commerce & Shopper Effie Awards Gala
9:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Commerce & Shopper Effie Awards After Party hosted by Valassis