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2017 TPA Supply Chain Conference

April 30, 2017 (San Diego, CA) -

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) joined together as the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA), are pleased to host the annual Supply Chain Conference. Now in its 8th year, over 500 retailers, manufacturers, and technology solution providers will convene for a joint conference filled with idea-stimulating educational sessions, interactive exhibits and relationship-building networking opportunities.

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2017 NACDS Annual

April 22, 2017 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

The Annual conference is one of the most productive events we attend all year. The attendees and format allow all parties to engage in substantive meetings resulting in tangible plans and results.

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2017 Shopper Marketing Summit

March 27, 2017 (Grand Hyatt Hotel, New York, NY) -

An established and well-respected conference from the Path-to-Purchase Institute that helps senior-level executives define the future of consumer marketing through best practices, strategies and insights that drive shopper-centric thinking and an improved shopper experience.

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2017 FMI’s Midwinter Executive Conference

January 27, 2017 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

As the voice of food retail, FMI provides leadership to retailers and wholesalers of food and consumer products, as well as to their supplier partners, by fostering their growth and promoting their role in feeding families and enriching the lives of their customers. FMI represents food retailers and wholesalers and develops and promotes policies, programs and forums supporting its members, their customers and supplier partners, and other industry stakeholders.

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2016 RSi Retailer Executive Summit

October 19, 2016 (Dallas, TX) -

2016 CGT Business & Technology Leadership Conference

October 17, 2016 (Orlando, FL) -

The consumer goods (CG) industry is undergoing unprecedented change and with it, evolution of business models is required. CG executives have new challenges in areas such as ethical sourcing and meeting digital requirements, but also have huge opportunities with direct-to-consumer and connected devices (IoT). The question becomes — what to prioritize?

2016 P2PX – Booth #639

September 20, 2016 (Rosemont (Chicago), IL) -

P2P Expo attracts thousands of forward-thinking brand marketers, agency executives and other retail professionals who develop shopper marketing strategy along the path to purchase.

2016 ECR Tag – Germany – Booth 14-15

September 20, 2016 (Berlin, Germany) -

With +800 attendees, ERC Tag is the largest industry event of the German consumer goods industry on Efficient Consumer Response, bringing together industry experts and decision makers to exchange innovative and cross-industry solutions. This year again, Retail Solutions Inc is proud to be a sponsor and an exhibitor.

2016 NACDS Total Store Expo – Booth #564

August 6, 2016 (Boston, MA) -

The NACDS Total Store Expo is a one of a kind opportunity for retailers and their suppliers to gather to create a new dialogue that will drive not only the top line, but also operational efficiencies. By coming together across multiple functions and encompassing all products and categories available in your stores, attendees will gain new insights into your own business as well as across your company.

FMI Connect 2016

June 20, 2016 (Chicago, IL) -

When your career thrives, so does your business; when your business thrives, so does the industry. With that in mind, FMI Connect, food retail’s premier event, provides an indispensable service to the people who make up the heart of the industry—a show with the ideas, products, partnerships and professional development they need to realize their greatest ambitions.

2016 Annual NACDS Meeting

April 16, 2016 (Palm Beach, FL) -

The NACDS Annual Meeting unites industry leaders in a unique opportunity to forge strategies with senior level executives in the industry regarding pressing concerns and new industry developments.

95th Annual WAFC Convention

April 9, 2016 (Honolulu, HI) -

The WAFC convention, brings together top executives from companies of all sectors of the food industry. The WAFC’s mission is “Advancing the Food Industry Through Education and Leadership.”

Shopper Marketing Summit

March 15, 2016 (New York, NY) -

The divide between marketing and sales has evaporated. We’re entering a new age of marketing where all media are sales channels, all communications have “buy now” capabilities, and all marketing is essentially… shopper marketing.

TPA Supply Chain Conference 2016

February 22, 2016 (New Orleans, LA) -

The TPA Supply Chain Conference brings together retailer and manufacturer supply chain executives and their service partners to discuss industry issues while exploring new strategy options and technology. The conference is taking place February 22th-24th, 2016 at the New Orleans Marriott in New Orleans, Louisiana. Cédric Guyot, Chief Strategy Officer for RSi, and Lisa VanDreumel, Demand and Supply Planning Manager at Walgreens, will co-present “The Evolution of Collaboration – From Experimentation to Business-as-Usual” on Tuesday, February 23rd at 1:45 p.m. CST. The session is designed to explore real-life retailer-manufacturer collaboration models that work today, both in the US and internationally, for all types of companies – large and small, branded and private label, retailers and suppliers. Attendees will leave this session with a wide range of actionable opportunities – to discuss them with their trading partners and start their journey towards scalable, collaboration value.

FMI Mid-Winter Conference

January 23, 2016 (Miami Beach, FL) -

The FMI Midwinter Executive Conference is a dynamic, invitation-only annual gathering, designed for senior-level executives in the food retail industry. This prestigious event is the only venue where a diverse group of top industry leaders, including CPG retailers, wholesalers, independent operators, suppliers and manufacturers, converge to gain insights relevant to the success of their business . Midwinter offers exceptional opportunities to establish and foster relationships at lively networking events, gather new ideas, and gain fresh perspectives at industry-relevant business sessions. Hear about critical industry issues, the latest trends and effective business strategies from industry experts during the content-rich education program.

RSi Presents Retail Execution Optimization: Driving Excellence in the Field

December 9, 2015 (Webinar) -

Join this informational session and learn about the newest innovation in Retail Execution – REO

RVCF Annual Fall Conference

November 8, 2015 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

The Retail Value Chain Federation (RVCF) is one of the leading collaborative retail organization facilitating profitable relationships between retailers and suppliers. In the RVCF spirit of collaboration, retailers are committing to work with their suppliers, strengthening relationships, confronting issues and discussing initiatives. The 2015 Fall Conference will take place in Scottsdale, AZ. Three days workshops, trainings, sessions, retailer one-to-one meetings, and retailer specific breakouts, centered on the Consumer Driven Supply Chain.

CGT Business & Technology Leadership Conference

October 19, 2015 () -

The 2015 CGT Business and Leadership Conference will aim to challenge your thinking on important topics, like Supply Chain Integration, Trade Promotion Management, Big Data and Analytics, Collaboration, Innovation, and more. These topics will be centered on the cross-functional theme of The Levers of Growth: Insight, Innovation, Action. It will go beyond tools and techniques to discuss how leaders in the consumer goods industry can drive growth through strategic insights, consumer-centered innovation, and timely and profitable action.

Mars/Edeka Retailer Collaboration Program

September 23, 2015 (Bonn, Germany) -

For the past few years, RSi has been an exhibitor and a sponsor at the German ECR Tag, presenting innovative processes and value driving projects in Europe. Mareike de Boer, Customer Relations Manager at Mars, and Alexander Voigt, General Manager DACH at RSi, will present this year Germany’s largest Collaboration Program with Edeka.

NACDS Total Store Expo 2015

August 22, 2015 (Colorado Convention Center, Denver) -

MAKE CONNECTIONS HAPPEN. The NACDS Total Store Expo blends the tradeshow and senior-level conference formats into a powerful appointment-based show. It enables strategic and tactical collaboration across functions within retailer and supplier partners. Totally dedicated to your success, NACDS provides tools that can help you make this event a true game-changer for your company.

GMA Leadership Forum

August 13, 2015 (Broadmoor Hotel, Colorado Springs) -

Continuing the long held, staple tradition, this event has evolved into a superior gathering created for consumer packaged goods manufacturers – by CPG manufacturers. During August 14-16, 2015 the GMA Leadership Forum will uniquely assemble thought leaders from all over the industry for two days of discussions and presentations to address the most pressing issues of today and concerns on the horizons.

CGT Sales Summit 2015

June 3, 2015 (Roosevelt Hotel, NYC) -

With the continued convergence of business and IT teams, the annual Consumer Goods Sales and Marketing Summit remains committed to providing a single thought-leadership forum for CG executives to network with peers, share ideas and experiences, and learn about important industry trends.

NACDS Annual Meeting 2015

April 25, 2015 () -

For over 80 years, NACDS has served as a vibrant community of chains and suppliers. For much of this time, the NACDS Annual Meeting has served as its signature event. In the days following the 2014 conference, 97 percent of attendees indicated that they planned to return in 2015.

Shopper Marketing Summit

March 16, 2015 () -

If advancing your shopper marketing strategy is your primary objective, then the Summit is your number one solution. Successful retailers, brand marketers, agencies and solution providers know that as the shopper marketing industry continues to evolve, teh only way to achieve success is to continually apply the latest best preactices and insights to shopper marketing plans.

TPA Supply Chain Conference

February 15, 2015 () -

When you bring together all sides of the value chain, you foster stronger relationships, streamline logistics, effectively manage activities and increase efficiency – all leading to a reduction in costs. The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) and Food Marketing Institute (FMI) joined together as the Trading Partner Alliance (TPA), are pleased to host the annual Supply Chain Conference. Now in its sixth year, over 500 retailers, manufacturers, and solution providers will convene for a joint conference filled with idea-stimulating educational sessions, interactive exhibits with the latest technology and relationship-building networking opportunities. Real connectivity for efficiency!

FMI Midwinter

January 24, 2015 (Miami Beach, Florida) -

The FMI Midwinter Executive Conference is a dynamic, invitation-only annual gathering, designed for senior-level executives in the food retail industry. This prestigious event brings together prominent executives from around the country to share experiences and lessons learned.

Retail’s BIG Show 2015

January 11, 2015 (New York, New York) -

NRF’s Annual Convention & EXPO earned the nickname “Retail’s BIG Show” years ago and because the name was so appropriate, it stuck. Today, Retail’s BIG Show is NRF’s flagship industry event held annually in New York City. The four day event offers unparalleled education, collegial networking, and an enormous EXPO Hall full of technologies and solutions.

Private Label Trade Show

November 16, 2014 (Chicago, IL) -

For more than 30 years, PLMA’s annual trade show has been the industry event of the year, where retailers and wholesalers source for their private label programs. More than 1,200 companies from 35 countries will be exhibiting their products, including 20 international pavilions. From food, snacks and beverages to household and kitchen products to health and beauty to GM. Exhibitors range from small and medium-size companies to well-known national brand makers who also supply store brands.

RVCF Annual Fall Conference

November 14, 2014 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

Retail Value Chain Federation (RVCF) is an advocate for retailer-supplier trading partner synchronization and champions initiatives to increase strategic industry-wide productivity, profitability and growth. While still possessing the core values of traditional VCF membership, RVCF marks a transition to serve more touch points in perfecting retailer-supplier execution beyond deduction policies and other traditional, yet important, trading requirements. In the RVCF spirit of collaboration, retailers are committing to work with their suppliers, strengthening relationships, confronting issues and discussing initiatives. Three days of breakouts, workshops, trainings, sessions, retailer one-to-one meetings, retailer specific breakouts, and more.

CGT Business Technology Leadership

October 21, 2014 (Orlando, FL) -

The annual Consumer Goods Business & Technology leadership Conference has built a solid reputation as the premier CG industry event based on its history of quality content and attendees. This 16th annual Conference will be no exception. Focused exclusively on the unique and specific business and technology needs of the consumer goods industry, CGBTlC will provide you and your team the opportunity to meet and engage leading CG executives in an intimate targeted environment.

CGT Emerging Markets

September 17, 2014 (Ft. Lauderdale, FL) -

The 2014 Consumer Goods Emerging Market Forum is the only event of its kind that focuses exclusively on helping consumer goods executives understand the complex business challenges that accompany their company’s entry into developing economies. Covering traditional topics like supply chain and IT issues to digital era issues like social media and mobility, this event will provide a unique networking environment where consumer goods professionals can discuss growth and technology strategies for fully grasping the opportunities that await them in emerging markets.

CGT Retail CG Analytics

September 11, 2014 (San Diego, CA) -

Through the Summit, retailers and CG executives will learn ways to better leverage analytics to improve their engagement with customers. Retailers will gain insights into techniques, technology, and best practices that will help in marketing, merchandising and supply chain while CG companies will gain access to content focused on improving sales & marketing, new product development, and supply chain. In addition to strong content, the 2014 Retail and Consumer Goods Analytics Summit offer a unique networking environment where retailers and consumer goods companies can discuss and share ideas on key topics such as big data, predictive analytics, retailer-supplier collaboration, gaining a competitive advantage and much more.

Supply Chain Insights Global Summit

September 10, 2014 (Scottsdale, Arizona) -

The theme of this year’s Supply Chain Insights Global Summit is Imagine. It is designed for the line-of-business leader (Supply Chain Leaders, Chief Financial Officers and Corporate Social Responsibility Leaders) driving supply chain excellence and building value networks. It is a small event designed to facilitate networking.

NACDS Total Store Expo

August 23, 2014 (Boston, MA) -

The decision-makers in pharmacy, consumer goods, supply chain, logistics and technology will be in Boston. The time is now to plan for your success at this game-changing retail trade show and strategic exchange. By combining the best of the Marketplace Conference, the Pharmacy and Technology Conference and the Supply Chain & Logistics Conference, participants will have opportunities to take their trading partner collaborations to the next level.

GS1 Connect

June 9, 2014 (San Diego, CA) -

The GS1 Connect Conference will give you the tools to expand your business reach and provide the keys to unlock a seamless consumer experience. Trading Partner Roundtables, Solution Provider Exhibits, and informative main conference sessions will keep your business ahead of the curve. GS1 Connect is your unique annual opportunity to learn and collaborate directly with GS1 experts, trading partners, and industry leaders to propel your business forward. We want to help you change the way you see and do business.

CGT Sales & Marketing

June 9, 2014 (New York, NY) -

In this era of social media and mobile consumers, successful sales and marketing requires collaborative technology to make an impact. Themed around the coveted IT/Marketing Alliance, the 2014 Consumer Goods Sales & Marketing Summit will bring sales, marketing and IT trailblazers together to explore and compare strategies for better aligning themselves. Abundant networking opportunities and insightful presentations will be centered wholly on IT/marketing collaborative initiatives in digital marketing, big data, mobility, trade promotions, retail partnerships, consumer insights, sales force effectiveness and much more.

RVCF Spring Conference

May 5, 2014 (Fort Myers, FL) -

Join us for three days in one location at the 2014 Spring Conference, where we will host Retail Only sessions, Supplier Collaboration sessions, Retailer/Supplier One-on-One meetings, Case Studies, Survey Results and more! Our focus will include all things consumer relationship management, customer relationship management, order and supplier relationship management.

NACDS Annual

April 26, 2014 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

For over 80 years, NACDS has served as a vibrant community of chains and suppliers. For much of this time, the NACDS Annual Meeting has served as its signature event. The high-caliber NACDS Annual Meeting compliments the full lineup of NACDS meetings and conferences.  Combined with the NACDS Total Store Expo and NACDS Regional Chain Conference, these events reflect NACDS’ commitment to delivering unparalleled value to its members, while serving the diverse membership of the Association in very relevant ways.

WAFC

April 5, 2014 (Honolulu, HI) -

The WAFC Convention, widely anticipated as the best event of the year, brings together top executives from companies of all sectors of the food industry. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn, network and do business, while enjoying the beautiful white, sandy beaches. WAFC’s mission is “Advancing the Food Industry Through Education and Leadership.” We have an exciting line-up of speakers to stimulate our thinking, sharpen our focus and better prepare us for a successful and prosperous future.

Shopper Marketing Summit

March 24, 2014 (Schaumburg, IL) -

The Shopper Marketing Summit is much more than your average conference. It’s a gathering of industry intelligence; an intimate setting where executives across the entire ecosystem of shopper marketing – consumer product marketers, retailers, agency executives and solution providers – converge to collaborate, learn and share experiences and insights about the ever-evolving path to purchase. Summit attendees create connections and forge valuable relationships with influential people at the industry’s forefront. They learn from experts responsible for engaging shoppers; the very people who are committed to finding success at retail.

FMI/GMA Joint Supply Chain

February 17, 2014 (Orlando, FL) -

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) are pleased to announce the fifth annual Supply Chain Conference, jointly hosted by the FMI-GMA Trading Partner Alliance (TPA)*. FMI and GMA have created this unique forum for retailers and manufacturers to come together to establish collaborations that foster supply chain efficiency, reduce costs and improve your bottom line. At this conference, attendees will gain real-world strategies through interactive discussions and content-rich sessions addressing the latest supply chain issues. Learn to master the latest technologies, ensure your team has the right talent for success and fine-tune fundamental supply chain processes and strategies.

Needham Growth Conference

January 14, 2014 (New York, NY) -

Needham & Company’s 16th Annual Growth Conference (NGC) gave institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to almost 400 growth companies from a broad range of industries including Clean Technology, Communications, Consumer, Enterprise Infrastructure, Healthcare, Internet & Digital Media, Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment and Software & Services sectors. In addition to presentations by senior executives, the NGC featured some outstanding keynote speakers. A key goal of the NGC is to deliver investable choices coupled with a better understanding of the rapidly changing environment in which each company operates. The NGC’s early January timing makes it the perfect way to start the year, with a critical eye toward creating the ideal portfolio for 2014. The 3-day NGC featured public and private company presentations, Q&A sessions, and 1-on-1 meetings for qualified institutional investors and venture capital firms.

FMI MidWinter

January 12, 2014 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

FMI’s Midwinter Conference is an invitation only, executive-level event that offers an exclusive education, collaboration and networking environment designed for top executives in the food retail industry. This conference puts you in contact with some of the top minds in business today and allows you to exchange ideas with your peers, while together probing the most strategic issues confronting the food retail industry.

CGT: Business Technology Leadership Conference

October 21, 2013 (Orlando, FL) -

Over the past 14 years, the annual Consumer Goods Business & Technology Leadership Conference has built a solid reputation as the premier CG industry event based on its history of quality content and attendees.

GMA: Collaboration for Growth Conference

October 7, 2013 (Dallas, TX) -

Collaborating for Growth will hone in on how food retailers and CPG manufacturers can better meet changing consumer demands through shared approaches to innovation, sales and sales promotion, loyalty programs, in-store execution, supply chain management and much more. The conference will address new marketing, technological, demographic and merchandising trends in the CPG and food retailing industry, and will focus on greater collaboration, problem-solving and relationship-building between manufacturers and their retail partners to achieve sustainable growth.

Morgan Stanley IPO Conference

September 24, 2013 (New York, New York) -

Morgan Stanley is one of the world’s largest diversified financial services companies, with a reputation for excellence in advice and execution on a global scale. The firm has continually broken new ground in advising our clients on strategic transactions, in pioneering the global expansion of finance and capital markets, and in providing new opportunities for individual and institutional investors. Morgan Stanley has long had a dominant role in technology investment banking and, in addition to Apple and Facebook, served as lead underwriter for many of the largest global tech IPOs, including: Netscape, Cisco, Compaq, Broadcast.com, Broadcom Corp, VeriSign, Inc., Cogent, Inc., Dolby Laboratories, Priceline, Salesforce, Brocade, Google and Groupon.

CGT: Growth & Innovation Forum

September 18, 2013 (Miami, FL) -

The annual Consumer Goods Growth & Innovation Forum, the only event dedicated specifically to the new product process in the CG industry, is designed for executives who understand the importance of creating new brands and services and building brand loyalty. Through a variety of educational sessions and networking opportunities, attendees will gain strategic insight into and actionable information on topics that will help drive innovation throughout their businesses.

Supply Chain Insights Global Summit

September 10, 2013 (Scottsdale, AZ) -

The Supply Chain Insights Global Summit is designed for the line-of-business leader (Supply Chain Leaders, Chief Financial Officers and Corporate Social Responsibility Leaders) driving supply chain excellence and building value networks. It is a small event designed to facilitate networking and gain insights from key note speakers, panelists, and research experts.

NACDS Total Store Expo

August 10, 2013 (Las Vegas, NV) -

The Total Store Expo is a new concept for trading partners. It will promote Teamwork, Synergy and Execution. It will feature Trade Show Excitement and allow for both Tactical and Strategic Exchange. By combining the best of the Marketplace Conference, the Pharmacy and Technology Conference and the Supply Chain & Logistics Conference, participants will have opportunities to take their trading partner collaborations to the next level.

Oppenheimer 16th Annual Technology, Internet and Communications Conference

August 4, 2013 (Boston, MA) -

This conference will offer institutional investors broad insight from management teams from over 130 public and private companies that span the entire supply chain from communication services; wireless hardware; data and storage infrastructure, social media; Internet; cloud computing and services; semiconductors, and software. The technology industry remains the most dynamic sector of the world economy and a core focus for Oppenheimer & Co.

JP Morgan Cloud & Beyond Conference

June 13, 2013 (Palo Alto, CA) -

The conference will bring together C-level executives, analysts and investors to mingle, discuss and brainstorm hot technology trends emerging in the cloud, social, security, data and mobile domains. J.P. Morgan is a leader in financial services, offering solutions to clients in more than 100 countries with one of the most comprehensive global product platforms available.

CGT: Sales & Marketing Summit

June 3, 2013 (New York, NY) -

With the continued convergence of business and IT teams, the annual Consumer Goods Sales and Marketing Summit remains committed to providing a single thought-leadership forum for CG executives to network with peers, share ideas and experiences, and learn about important industry trends.

JMP Securities

May 15, 2013 (San Francisco, CA) -

JMP Securities’ annual conference brings leading growth companies together with knowledgeable institutional investors in an exclusive forum. Senior executives from more than 150 small-cap and mid-cap public companies in the technology, healthcare, financial services and real estate industries, as well as more than 50 private companies in the technology sector, will present their strategies and exchange perspectives with top asset managers.

William Blair: Technology Company Growth Conference

May 2, 2013 (San Francisco, CA) -

William Blair’s Technology Company Growth Conference is an exclusive gathering of the late-stage technology community that will include senior executives of fast-growing private technology companies, corporate development teams from large and midcap industry leaders, and private equity investors. The companies in this year’s program are reflective of William Blair’s focus on exciting, late-stage growth companies. Industry sectors represented include: Application Software/SaaS, Financial Technology, Healthcare IT, Internet and Digital Media, Mobility, Network Infrastructure, Storage and Security, and Telematics.

Western Association Food Chains Conference

April 20, 2013 (Palm Springs, CA) -

The WAFC Convention, widely anticipated as the best event of the year, brings together top executives from companies of all sectors of the food industry. Take advantage of the opportunity to learn, network and do business, while enjoying the beautiful white, sandy beaches. WAFC’s mission is “Advancing the Food Industry Through Education and Leadership.” We have an exciting line-up of speakers to stimulate our thinking, sharpen our focus and better prepare us for a successful and prosperous future.

NACDS Annual

April 20, 2013 (Palm Beach, FL) -

For over 80 years, NACDS has served as a vibrant community of chains and suppliers. For much of this time, the NACDS Annual Meeting has served as its signature event.  The Annual Meeting provides numerous opportunities to meet and discuss strategic issues with key trading partners. Some of the world’s most recognized names in music, acting, journalism, business and politics have graced the stage at past NACDS Annual Meetings.

Forrester Marketing Leadership Conference

April 18, 2013 (Los Angeles, CA) -

New, perpetually connected customers provide endless marketing opportunities, but when every moment is an addressable medium, how do you target the right moments to build relevance? How do you avoid the backlash from people who feel bombarded by your messaging? And how do you pick the right emerging technologies and marketing skills to build relevance with customers at exactly the right point in time? Get them wrong, and you will watch your competitors steal your share. At Forrester’s Forum For Marketing Leaders 2013, we will unveil how to get these things right and drive enduring brand advantage with today’s perpetually connected customers.

Shopper Marketing Summit

April 8, 2013 (Schaumberg, IL) -

The Shopper Marketing Summit is so much more than your average conference. It’s a gathering of industry intelligence, an intimate setting where executives across the entire ecosystem of shopper marketing collaborate, learn and share experiences and insights about the ever-changing path to purchase.

Piper Jaffray Conference

March 12, 2013 (NY, NY) -

The goal of each conference is to bring together key industry executives, investors and our own professionals to provide multiple perspectives, investigate critical trends and identify the leaders in the markets that are driving our economy. Piper Jaffray hosts several client conferences and events each year focusing on clean technology & renewables, consumer, healthcare, industrials and technology, media & telecommunications. We believe that in-depth industry and product knowledge play a critical role in our clients’ success.

FMI/GMA Joint Supply Chain Conference

February 4, 2013 (Orlando, FL) -

The Food Marketing Institute (FMI) and Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) are pleased to announce the fourth annual Supply Chain Conference, jointly hosted by the FMI-GMA Trading Partner Alliance (TPA)*. FMI and GMA have created this unique forum for retailers and manufacturers to come together to establish collaborations that foster supply chain efficiency, reduce costs and improve your bottom line. At this conference, attendees will gain real-world strategies through interactive discussions and content-rich sessions addressing the latest supply chain issues.

FMI Midwinter Executive Conference

January 20, 2013 (Phoenix, Arizona) -

FMI’s Midwinter Executive Conference is designed to challenge the perspectives of food retail leaders through insightful education and peer discursions around these themes and more. A unique benefit of attending FMI’s Midwinter Executive Conference is the opportunity to strengthen your relationship with current trading partners and spend quality time with potential business partners.

Needham Growth Conference

January 15, 2013 (NY, NY) -

Needham & Company’s Annual Growth Conference (NGC) gives institutional investors, private equity firms and venture capitalists access to almost 400 growth companies from a broad range of industries including Clean Technology, Communications, Consumer, Enterprise Infrastructure, Healthcare, Internet & Digital Media, Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment and Software & Services sectors. In addition to presentations by senior executives, the NGC features some outstanding keynote speakers. A key goal of the NGC is to deliver investable choices coupled with a better understanding of the rapidly changing environment in which each company operates. The NGC’s early January timing makes it the perfect way to start the year, with a critical eye toward creating the ideal portfolio for the coming year.