2020: NEW DECADE. NEW VISION.
A NEW KIND OF BUSINESS EVENT
Join us for a new annual event where we will explore the changing world of commerce and provide the knowledge, tools, and relationships to help your business compete in the path to purchase.
And with the Path to Purchase Institute as its guide, every experience and discussion will be executed through the lens of our three core pillars: Intelligence. Innovation. Influence.
This not-to-be-missed experience encourages cross-disciplinary collaboration, introduces new and emerging technologies, and shares cutting-edge case studies, insights, and strategies.
i3 STARTS A FRESH AND NECESSARY CONVERSATION ABOUT THE EVOLVING CHALLENGES OF COMMERCE. WE WILL DRILL DOWN ON THE BROADER DEMANDS OF OUR INDUSTRY AND ATTENDEES WILL LEAVE WITHSOLUTION-ORIENTED STRATEGIES THAT APPLY TO THEIR OWN BUSINESSES.
—TANNER VAN DUSEN
CHIEF INNOVATION OFFICER, ENSEMBLEIQ
MANAGING DIRECTOR, PATH TO PURCHASE INSTITUTE
Best-in-class research, deep subject matter expertise from EIQ’s editorial teams, workshops led by industry leaders and top professors from leading universities.
Mission Critical Deep-Dives
Key breakouts and facilitated share groups will be centered on mission-critical business challenges (e.g. retail media, organizational alignment, etc). Themes are selected based on insight from our readers, members, editors, and Advisory Council to ensure the highest relevancy.
Guided Retail Store Tours enable attendees to see how today’s trends are driving best-in-class retail innovation.
From lightning-round presentations to insider Guided Retail Store Tours, we enable organizations to get a multi-disciplinary learning experience that can be readily actioned once you return to the office.
Strategic Connections Meetings
Pre-arranged structured meetings based on functional area of expertise / solution types. Tell your unique story to the people that matter. Find the right partner to help put your new ideas and strategies into action.
Hear from industry-leading futurists and trend watchers as we unearth how shopper expectations are evolving due to fundamental shifts in cultural paradigms, shared values and human behaviors.
Celebrations of Success
Join us for the 2020 Commerce & Shopper Effie Awards, a celebration of the year’s most effective shopper marketing campaigns.
A CROSS-FUNCTIONAL VIEW OF THE PATH TO PURCHASE
Fun, focus and strategy in one place. Reach cross-functional teams in a collaborative environment, from c-suite industry leaders to key marketplace partners. The scope of business ranges from supermarkets to solution providers and strategic and creative agencies.
+ Brand Management
+ Trade Marketing
+ Shopper Marketing
+ Supply Chain
+ Other retail trading partners
TUESDAY, MAY 5
1-Day Training and Development: Essentials of Effective Marketing to Shoppers
Design of the Times Judging
Guided Retail Store Tours
Welcome Cocktail Reception
WEDNESDAY, MAY 6
Keynote: Noted Futurist, Jim Carroll
Retail Editorial Panel
Track 1: Intelligence
Track 2: Innovation
Track 3: Influence
Hall of Fame Awards Celebration
THURSDAY, MAY 7
Icons & Innovators Sessions
Strategic Connections Meetings
Commerce & Shopper Effie Awards Gala
Cocktails & Dinner
Valassis After Party