SHOP TALK 2018 with Special Panel Speakers Eric Broussard V.P. of Amazon, Joshua Schulman CEO of Coach, Jan Pedersen Chief Scientist at EBay, Carolyn Everson VP at Facebook and many more CEO's and VP's
Las Vegas, NV
March 18 - 21, 2018
Senior Photographer: Charles Rush
Senior Writer: Kamilah McLeod
By Kamilah McLeod
Shoptalk brought their U.S. and European events together into one expansive event inat the Venetian,
Las Vegas to create the industry’s first global dialogue and community. Shoptalk covers the rapid evolution of how consumers discover, shop and buy — from new technologies and business models to the latest trends in
consumer behaviors, preferences and expectations. Established retailers and brands, startups, tech companies, investors, media, analysts and others come together at Shoptalk to learn, collaborate and evolve. Everyone benefits from rich interactions over four days March18 - 21 packed with incredible content, wide-ranging exhibitors and productive networking.
Shoptalk 2018 had more than 7,500 attendees, up almost 40% from 5,500 in 2017.
More than 150 VC and PE firms attend Shoptalk each year from major
global hubs. There's no better place for investors to find the latest innovations, meet the greatest disrupters and hear perspectives from established leaders to evaluate opportunities in the context of the market. More than 400 companies exhibit at and sponsor Shoptalk. SHOPTALK IS THE WORLD’S LARGEST CONFERENCE FOR RETAIL & ECOMMERCE INNOVATION. Just to name a few Companies: Amazon, Facebook, EBay, Macy’s, Nike, Pinterest, Walmart, Target, Kroger, Levi, etc. Just to name a few CEOs: Mary Dillon Ulta Beauty,
Jeff Gennette Macy’s, Alon Cohen President, Daniel Alegre President of Google. Just to name a few Media coverage Bloomberg, Entrepreneur, Forbes, Fortune, Innovative Retail Technologies, Multi-Channel Merchant, The New York Times, CNBC, RetailWire, Associated Press.
Also there at Shoptalk they will be introducing Grocerytalk which is a new program focused on the grocery and consumer packaged goods industries. Grocerytalk will include content, networking and other unique experiences that focus on the evolution of how consumers discover, shop and buy groceries and consumer packaged goods in a digital age, including the latest technologies, trends and business models.