Tomorrow one of the biggest marketing and retail conferences kicks off in Chicago. We are talking about IRCE, the best place to make connections and network with industry peers
This year, the conference will take on a new form as it combines with GlobalShop and RFID Journal LIVE! Retail to form the colocation event Retail X. Once again, Cifnews will be back to deliver the facts during the exhibition as media partner.
What and When Is IRCE? IRCE is short for the Internet Retailer Conference & Exhibition. This year, the event will take place on June 25th – 28th at McCormick Place in Chicago. IRCE is more than just E-commerce and marketing talks. Expect conversations this year to revolve around omnichannel business, integrating E-Commerce and marketing technologies, and understanding the finer points of ROI reporting in an age where attribution continues to elude many.
IRCE is an annual meeting of the biggest and best in e-commerce. Since 2005, IRCE has been the flagship event of the e-commerce industry.
IRCE delivers high value and industry leading conference content – boasting over 200 expert speakers – and produces the largest trade show in the industry, with nearly 600 vendors covering all aspects of business needs.
IRCE will feature more than 200 expert speakers, 130 conference sessions, an exhibit hall filled with nearly 600 major solution providers, and a series of networking events, making it the must-attend event of the year for professionals seeking the very latest strategies and solutions in the world of e-commerce. IRCE is the flagship event for the ever-changing e-commerce industry, with attendees coming from over 40 countries around the globe, representing a range of industries in a variety of management levels, including representatives from up-and-coming startups to long-standing retailers.
In addition, IRCE attendees will have access to the exhibit halls of the other two events that make up RetailX, giving attendees a 360-degree view of what’s happening now. Besides the great networking opportunities available, the four days also provide a chance to learn. A huge number of sessions have been scheduled, with a full list available here.
In addition, some big names in E-Commerce will be delivering insights into their retail experiences, and advice on how you can improve yours. Some of the major keynote speakers this year include retail prophet Doug Stephens, Chip Conley of AirBNB, and Susan Tynan of Framebridge. This year, the conference expects to see over 20,000 attendees from all around the world walk through the McCormick convention center during the four day event.
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