"The Future of Retail: It Ain't What It Used to Be"
Half-day Conference in partnership with FIT Professional Studies
Hosted by Retail Market Society on Thursday, June 9, 2016
8:00 - 8:45 AM REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
8:45 - 9:00 AM WELCOME
9:00 - 9:45 AM KEYNOTE
Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director, Fung Global Retail & Technology
9:45 - 10:30 AM MALL STORES: Will They Be the Graveyard of Retail?
Bob Beffa, Sr. VP, Real Estate, Macerich
Harold Bordwin, Principal & Managing Director, Keen-Summit Capital Partners
Tom Chin, Sr. Managing Director, Telsey Advisory Group
Ken Nisch, Chairman, JGA
Moderator: Jan Rogers Kniffen, J Rogers Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises
10:30 - 11:00 AM BREAK
11:00 - 11:45 AM TRADITIONAL MARKETING: Is It Really a Thing of the Past?
Karen Moon, CEO, Trendalytics
David Rosenberg, Former EVP, IPG Media Lab
Karen Tillson, VP, Customer Insights & Strategy, Bloomingdale’s
Moderator: Al Kelman, Alan P. Kelman Associates
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE: Will It Be Dictated by the Customer?
Jodie Fox, Co-founder & COO, Shoes of Prey
MK Marsden, Partner, bricks + matter
Jared Schiffman, Founder & CEO, Perch Interactive
Moderator: Nancy Marino, Columbus Consulting
Location: Katie Murphy Amphitheatre, Fashion Institute of Technology,
Building D – Northwest corner of Seventh Ave. & 27th St., New York, NY