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Our 2-Day New York Retail
Innovation Conference

From July 13-14, experience the future of retail with top innovators in New York.
Jeremy Gutsche Future Festival Our 2-day Retail Innovation Conference is designed to accelerate innovation, presenting key insight into shifting trends in the retail space. You will get to dive deep into trend and innovation tactics, mastering Trend Hunter frameworks that will help you begin to uncover untapped opportunities. We look forward to seeing you there!” – Jeremy Gutsche, CEO & NY Times Bestselling Author
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Our NYC Innovation Conference Event

Our New York Business Conference will combine the best of our trend research and innovation strategies into one immersive, takeaway focused training event. It will kick off by diving into Jeremy Gutsche's best content, highlighting data-based trend modules designed to help you and your team approach business innovation from a new perspective. Learn how industry shifts and emerging trends are accelerating the pace of change, as our keynote speakers cover evolutions in retail, marketing, work culture, consumer desires, and much more. Best of all, you will walk away with $4000 in takeaway materials to easily share your learnings with colleagues following the event as you create the future.

Learn how to innovate in a hands on way with our Retail Innovation Workshop

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Trend Hunter’s tried-and-tested workshops are designed to accelerate innovation and help you identify the untapped opportunities all around us.

Get a hands-on introduction into the innovation process as you learn how to think like an innovator, identify your innovation strengths and weaknesses and ultimately find better ideas faster.

All attendees will walk away with 5-10 actionable ideas, ready to spark a culture of innovation within their own organizations.

Gain key insight into the retail industry with our Retail Trend Report

Trend Report
Prepare for 2020 and beyond with the findings in our Retail Trend Report. This report will highlight the Top 50 trends in the Retail space, identifying ground-breaking trends and emerging consumer shifts throughout the industry.

Our Trend Reports are based on big data, pulled from our trend databases and refined through crowd filtering and AI to identify emerging patterns and relevant innovations. You’ll not only have access to examples of wide-sweeping emerging trends, but also to hyperlinked article samples and insightful infographics that make sense of their wider impact.

This report is a sample of the content that over 750 brands receive from Trend Hunter to help them innovate and find better ideas faster.

Why visit? We’ll suggest more than a dozen innovation hotspots for you to explore following the New York Retail Innovation Conference

New York Innovation Conference Venue
New York has a variety of innovative businesses and rich cultural sites to explore following our Retail Innovation Conference event. Following the conference, visit cultural hotspots such as the Museum of Modern Art or the Metropolitan Museum to see works from the world's greats. Follow up your museum visit with a game and a cocktail at the Royal Palms Shuffleboard Club in Brooklyn, or take in some bowling and arcade games at Bowlmor. After your day of exploration, head to dinner at Dirt Candy, a vegetarian tapas restaurant that is changing the face of good-for-you food.

Plus, explore a dozen more unique hotspots in New York with our exclusive Retail Innovation Conference workbook!
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Taryn Boyd Future Festival Speaker
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Mark Onufer Future Festival Speaker
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Schedule for New York Innovation Conference 2020


Day 1
Breakfast + Registration
Super Future Keynote
Break
Forecasting Micro-Generational Desire
Rewriting the Rules of Retail
Lunch
Day 2
Unpacking Consumer Behaviour
Cracking the Leisure Code
Marketing in the Crisis of Authenticity
Break
Future-Proofing Work Culture
Innovating Through Ritual
Networking + After-Party
Day 1
7:30 am
Breakfast + Registration
8:50 am
Super Future Keynote
We are currently living through history's highest ever rate of change, and seemingly far off innovations will be here sooner than we think. In this session, Jeremy will prepare you for the Super Future, where AI, VR, and other evolving technologies could soon reign supreme.
10:20 am
Break
10:50 am
Forecasting Micro-Generational Desire
Generational thinking gets an update through a new approach to segmentation. Deep-dive the Micro-Generations to uncover the answer to what today’s consumer truly desires and why.
11:40 am
Rewriting the Rules of Retail
Inspect the motivations behind consumers’ purchasing behaviors and what it means to offer a purposeful retail experience. What can you do to become more customer-centric?
12:10 pm
Lunch
Day 2
1:10 pm
Unpacking Consumer Behaviour
Learn how opposing trends are competing to shape consumer psychology and behavior. How is your brand plugging into major cultural shifts?
2:00 pm
Cracking the Leisure Code
To learn what consumers really want, look no further than what they do in their free time. Find out what motivates consumer leisure choices and what they mean for your business.
2:30 pm
Marketing in the Crisis of Authenticity
Explore how marketing has changed to reach an age where traditional tactics no longer exist. What is the best way to capture the attention of a consumer who craves authenticity?
3:10 pm
Break
3:40 pm
Future-Proofing Work Culture
Deep-dive the new definition of work/life balance using Trend Hunter’s Innovation Assessment. What does today’s consumer – perhaps even your own employees – consider a good corporate culture?
4:10 pm
Innovating Through Ritual
Explore case studies of how the most innovative people productionize out-of-the-box thinking within their teams. Are our imagined orders helping or hurting innovation? How can you create new ones?
5:00 pm
Networking + After-Party
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200 Page Powerpoint Highlights
140-Page Future Book & Megatrend Framework
Better & Faster Signed Book
Keynotes, Parties, Breakfasts, Lunches, Drinks & Snacks
2020 Trend Report (Worth $1,500)
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1 Year of Trend Hunter PRO Content (Worth $2,388)
1:1 Meeting or Call with an Advisor
Team Innovation Assessment Overview
1 Year of Trend Hunter Learning Platform
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Bonus Custom Trend Report (Worth $2000)*
VIP Lunch with Jeremy Gutsche
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NOTES: All prices are in USD. All ticket sales are final. However, if you notify us by email at least 1 week advance, tickets are transferable to other coworkers or events within 1 year.
Custom reports with the purchase of a VIP ticket are limited to a maximum of 1 report per brand and 1 report per purchase. Bonus Custom Reports must be requested between now and 45 days after the event. Conference details are subject to change.
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As the situation surrounding COVID-19 changes daily, we have updated our refund policy so that you can feel totally confident when purchasing an event ticket.
What happens if my event gets rescheduled?
If your event gets rescheduled to a future date, you will have a choice between the following options:
  • Transfer your ticket to the newly scheduled date
  • Transfer your ticket to any other 1-Day event in a different city (within a 1-year period)
  • Gain access to our Future Festival Virtual event option (+ 3 months of access to Trend Hunter’s eLearning Platform for General ticket holders)
What happens if my event gets canceled?
If your event is canceled with no future scheduled date, you will be entitled to the alternate ticket options above or a full refund.
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