Retail Track .

Track Overview

The retail track offers updates on industry challenges facing our businesses including regulatory threats, mergers and acquisitions.


Risks, Challenges & Prevention of Cyber Attacks

The human dimension of cyberattacks continue to be the weakest link in the cyber defenses of many organizations.  In this session, you will learn about the current state of cyberattacks, the risks and challenges when managing human online interaction, and measures to take to help ensure safety and security online.  The primary goal is to gain a deeper understanding of how to protect your assets, your facilities, your employees, and your business.

Lynn Child

President & Principal Founder, CentraComm Communications, Ltd.

9:00 am – 9:50 am

Room 125

Future Proofing your Store to Drive Long Term Success

Learn from industry experts and retailers how they have embraced foodservice, successfully executed mobile ordering and deployed customer self-checkout to speed innovation and simplify operations. Deliver the right customer experience in the face of rapid change. Jennifer Johnson will lead a panel of industry experts including Elizabeth Hoffer, Peter Rasmussen and Alan Meyer.

Jennifer Johnson

Director of Business Development for Localized Marketing Solutions, NACS

10:00 am – 10:50 am

Room 126

Elizabeth Hoffer

VP Food Service & Manufacturing,

Weigels Inc.

Peter Rasmussen

CEO & Founder, Convenience & Energy Advisors

Alan Meyer


Meyer Oil Co

Thursday, April 6:

Risks, Challenges & Prevention of Cyber Attacks:

Room 125 | 9:00 am – 9:50 am

Future Proofing your Store to Drive Long Term Success:

Room 126 | 10:00 am - 10:50 am