Make connections that will last a lifetime

NRF Nexus brings together successful retailers and leaders from the intersecting roles of retail technology, marketing and digital innovation to advance retail and innovate the customer experience. Join us next year and benefit from this retail networking event with fellow industry professionals. See a sample list of companies who attended in 2023.

Take a look at the full networking agenda from our past event.

Registration Reception

The VIP treatment starts upon your arrival at NRF Nexus! Check in to the hotel, pick up your event badge and enjoy drinks, snacks and breathtaking views. While you’re there, set up your event app and start connecting with other attendees.

Sponsored by: goTRG, Insider

NRF NEXUS Regiception

Receptions and Dinners

There's no shortage of food and socializing at NRF Nexus! Enjoy paradise at the Welcome Party and Coastal BBQ Dinner, the Networking party and Taco Tuesday dinner Fiesta and the Closing party happening poolside after a great event. Expand your network and mix and mingle with fellow retailers.

Sponsored by: American Express, Juniper, Laivly, PayPal 

NRF NEXUS Receptions and Dinners

Expert-led Think Tanks

Join our handpicked group of subject matter experts to discuss future-forward ideas. With three separate opportunities to engage, NRF’s Expert-Led Think Tanks allow attendees to dive deep into a single topic or explore three different topics for a broader perspective.

NRF NEXUS Adventures Await

After Hours Fun

For those who want to keep the party going after dinners, join us for after dinner cocktails and desserts, Fireside s'mores, live music and even more fun.

NRF NEXUS After Hours Fun

Mealtime Meetups

Maximize opportunities to meet with peers over breakfast and lunch throughout the event.

Sponsored by: Bakkt, Fusion Connect, Informatica, Iterable

NRF NEXUS Mealtime Meetups


Connect with peers through the mobile app to chat prior to the event and schedule one-on-one meetings at NRF Nexus. Search the attendee list to connect, and be sure to set up your profile on the app so it can connect you with attendees who have similar interests.

NRF NEXUS Matchmaking

Wake up and Move

Start the day with incredible views and workouts! Take a stroll of the coast or bring your mind and body into balance with morning yoga. 

NRF NEXUS Wake up and Move

Networking Breaks

Don’t miss out on special treats during the networking breaks! Stretch your legs, grab a beverage and a snack, and connect with your peers after inspiring sessions.

Sponsored by: Attentive Mobile, Ganit inc, Persado

NRF NEXUS Networking Breaks

Surprise-and-delight Activations

NRF Nexus isn’t just about educational sessions, it’s also about networking and engaging with your peers. With surprises planned during every break, the conversations and fun extend beyond session rooms. We can’t wait for you to see what we have in store!

NRF NEXUS Surprise and Delight

Adventures Await

After a full day of game-changing presentations and thought-provoking conversations, unwind with special planned activities like garden games, poolside socials, painting classes, and unique goat yoga experiences!

Sponsored by: Criteo Corp., McFadyen Digital, Genesys Cloud Services, Inc

NRF NEXUS Adventures Await