IRUG is IBM’s permier event for retailers and solution providers to network and harvest mutually benefical relationships. As a proud sponsor of the 34th annual IBM Retail User Group, Retail Tech is excited to meet with existing clients and share our value with new customers! If you are not yet registered, there is still time to sign up!
IRUG will be held at the beautiful Omni Orlando Resort at Championsgate. The vendors will be located in the National Ballroom B-D. With less than 60 exhibitors, it will give retailers a chance to network with the top IBM Business Partners as well as discussing successful solutions amongst their peers.
With industry leading speakers and a number of topics surrounding “Tools to Captivate the Connected Customer,” attendees will leave the conference with a myriad of knowledge as well as exciting new IBM partnerships.
Speakers and topics include:
James Canton, Ph. D.: Futurist, Author and Visionary Business Advisor: “Future Smart: Managing Extreme Change”
Steve Ladwig: General Manager: IBM Retail Store Solutions: “Mobilize – Why You Should Act NOW!”
Richard Gilbert: Director of Store Systems: Duane Reade Inc: “The Point of Sale Journey from the Cigar Box to the Cloud”
Andrew B. Morris: CEO & Founder: Morris Advisors, Inc.: “The Mobilized Merchant”
Chris Schwanz: National Accounts Program Manager: International Dairy Queen: “PCI Compliance in Franchised Enviroments”
Richard E. Mader: President of Mader International Consulting (MIC): Executive Director, ARTS: “Shopping Experience in the Palm of their Hand”
Daniel L. Hopping: President and CEO: Next Retail Group, Inc.: “The Future of Consumer Culture”