Registration & Information

  • Retail Innovation

    May 8th through May 10th


    ric-reg-page-image-ria-st-bundleFull conference pass includes:

    • Keynote, General, & Breakout Sessions
    • Retail Innovator Awards Luncheon 
    • Store Tours (Included with conference registration. Limited seating available.)
    • Cocktail Receptions

    *Available to retailers only.

    Standard Rate: $645 – SOLD OUT

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  • *Note: You can purchase a day pass if you plan on attending the event for only one day.

    Retail Innovation
    Conference One-Day Pass

    May 9th OR May 10th


    Single day conference pass includes:

    • Keynote, General, & Breakout Sessions
    • Retail Innovator Awards Luncheon (May 10th only)

    *Available to Retailers only.

    Standard Rate: $395 – SOLD OUT

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General Information:

  • Registration Information

  • Registration Fees:

    • Full Three-Day Conference Pass: $645
      • Early Bird Rate: $395 – Ends March 1st, 2017
    • One-Day Conference Pass: $395
      • Early Bird Rate: $195 – Ends March 1st, 2017
    • Store Tours (Included with Conference Registration. Limited seating available.)
    • Cocktail Reception (Included with conference registration.)

    *Visa, MasterCard, and American Express are all accepted.

  • Dates & Times

  • Monday (May 8, 2017)

    • 1:00 PM to 5:30 PM – Store Tours
    • 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM – Opening Night Reception & Charity Event

    Tuesday (May 9, 2017)

    • 7:45 AM to 5:45 PM – Retail Innovation Conference Day 1
    • 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM – Cocktail Reception

    Wednesday (May 10, 2017)

    • 7:45 AM to 4:00 PM – Retail Innovation Conference Day 2
    • 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM – Retail Innovator Awards Ceremony
  • Location

  • Apella
    450 East 29th Street,
    New York, NY 10016

  • Accommodations

  • The Roger New York
    131 Madison Avenue (between 30th and 31st Street)
    New York, NY 10016

    More Information

    Room Rate: $349 plus taxes per night

    Reservation Method: To secure these room arrangements, please instruct your guests to contact The Roger reservations department at (888) 448-7788 or email and ask for the group room block held under Retail Innovation ConferencePlease advise your guests to book as soon as possible with an individual credit card to guarantee the room. The card will not be charged until the guests arrive. Cancellation is 24 hours prior to check-in for individual reservations, otherwise one night room and tax will be charged for last minute cancellations.

    Cut-Off Date: Rooms at the Roger are available on a first-come, first-serve basis until April 11, 2016 at 5 PM ET. The room rate will not be available after this date. Limited rooms are available so book today!

    Key Features:

    • Located conveniently three blocks from Apella, the event location for #RIC16 on May 10-11, 2016
    • Sophisticated guest rooms at this boutique location feature imported Egyptian cotton linens, down comforters and pillows, luxurious robes, CO Bigelow bath toiletries, and gourmet mini-bars.
    • Many of the rooms have stunning views of the Empire State Building from landscaped terraces —perfect for a visit to New York!
    • Reservation includes complimentary Wi-Fi, nightly wine hour, newspaper, and use of on-site fitness center.

    The Evelyn
    7 East 27th Street
    New York City, NY 10016

    More Information

    Room Rate: 30% off of best available rate

    Reservation Method: Reservations are available

    • Via Website
    • Via Phone: 1.855.468.3501 (use code: CORP)

    Cut-Off Date: Rooms at The Evelyn are available on a first-come, first-serve basis There are a very limited amount of rooms available so we encourage you to book today!

    Key Features:

    • Luxurious Frette linens and bathrobes, down comforter and Alberta plush mattress.
    • iHome Alarm Clock Radio with dual docks and USB port.
    • Gramophone for iPhones in our Executive Suites
    • LG Flat-Panel HD LCD TV.
    • Lefroy Brooks bathroom fixtures, walk-in rain showers with sliding rail handspray
    • C.O. Bigelow bath amenities.
    • Custom vanity with integrated mirror, marble sink and glass shelf.
    • Table top multimedia hub on desks and USB ports access on headboards.
    • Individually controlled air-conditioning and heating units.
    • Time Out New York and WHERE Magazines.
    • Laptop compatible safe with neon backlit digital display.
    • Hair dryers, full length mirrors.
    • Iron and ironing board – upon request.
    • In room fridge.

    The Redbury
    29 E. 29th Street
    New York, New York 10016

    More Information

    Room Rate: $299 plus tax per night

    Reservation Method: Individuals may contact The Redbury New York at 888-206-2480 or Callers must reference the group name G3 Communications in order to secure the negotiated group rate. At time of booking, each guest must provide a credit card and they will be charged a deposit in the amount of one night room and tax. Cancellation for rooms reserved as part of the group block is fourteen (14) days prior to arrival.

    Key Features:

    • Two twin beds
    • 200 square feet / 19 square meter room
    • Spacious slate-tiled bathroom with backlit mirror
    • sbe’s signature Ciel Bath Amenities
    • Italian linens and terry
    • Flatscreen HDTV
    • Down duvets & 300-thread-count bedding
    • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Cancellation Policy

  • 50% credit through April 1, 2017. No refund after April 1, 2017.

  • Event Attire

  • Business casual attire is appropriate for all functions related to the Retail Innovation Conference. A jacket or sweater is recommended for air-conditioned rooms.