Networking Programs

Surround yourself with retail's top thinkers.

You’re invited to three days of senior-level conversations, strategic insights, best practices and fun. Grow your inner circle by effortlessly connecting with other tech, marketing and digital leaders during the event. 

See a sample list of companies who have attended in the past.  

Registration Reception

Pick up your badge, grab a drink and mingle with colleagues while enjoying the ocean view and fresh air.  This isn’t just registration, but a relaxing networking opportunity (with a few fun treats) before festivities kick off.

NRF NEXUS Reception

Receptions and Dinners

There's no shortage of food and socializing at NRF Nexus! Enjoy the Aloha Dinner, Sunset Dinner and a special Bon Voyage Dinner to close out an incredible few days with drinks, dinner and spectacular views.

NRF NEXUS Receptions and Dinners

Expert-Led Think Tanks

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

NRF NEXUS Receptions and Dinners

After-hours Fun

For those who want to keep the party going after dinners, join us for After-glow cocktails and After-dinner cordials and desserts fireside.

NRF NEXUS After Hours Fun

Mealtime Meetups

Maximize opportunities to meet with peers in a beautiful resort setting over breakfast and lunch throughout the event.

NRF NEXUS Mealtime Meetups

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. 

NRF NEXUS Networking Breaks

Matchmaking

Connect with peers through the mobile app to chat prior to the event and schedule one-on-one meetings. Search the attendee list to connect and be sure to set up your profile in the app to be connected with attendees who have similar interests.

NRF NEXUS Matchmaking

Adventures Await

Retailers just wanna have fun! After a full day of game-changing presentations and thought-provoking conversations, choose an afternoon activity that fits your mood. Specific activity details will be shared soon. 

NRF NEXUS Adventures Await

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

Wake up and Move

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

NRF NEXUS Wake up and Move