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2.5 Days

What unites us
is our passion to protect.

June 26-28, 2017  |  Gaylord National Harbor  |  Washington, D.C.


NRF PROTECT is the largest, most important retail and restaurant loss prevention event in North America. The conference is especially for those who protect retail brands, assets, people and profits. NRF PROTECT features 2 ½ days of compelling educational sessions, newsworthy keynotes, networking opportunities and an innovative EXPO Hall. We also salute LP professionals who impact their community, the industry and deserve national recognition. Experience it for yourself. Join us for the full conference or with a free EXPO Pass at the Gaylord National Harbor, Washington, D.C.

Who Attends?

NRF PROTECT brings together LP, asset protection, internal audit, ORC investigators, risk management and retail operations professionals responsible for securing retail’s success. In fact, more than 2,500 retailers, restaurants, law enforcement professionals, retail real estate managers and security personnel and solution providers attend each year.

NRF PROTECT Tips & Tricks

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People. Assets. Brands.
Convention & EXPO
JUNE 26-28, 2017
Gaylord National Harbor
Washington, D.C.

NRF PROTECT – Hear for Yourself




Why should I attend?

Retail's BIG Show 2017 - Educational ContentAmazing Content

Hear newsworthy keynotes speakers and learn about LP strategies and trends that will equip you and your team for tomorrow's success.


Retail's BIG Show 2016 - Technology Innovative Technology

If your business has a security-related pain point, there's a solution on our EXPO. With our new NRF ENGAGE, we'll help you pre-schedule appointments from our more than 200+ exhibitors.

Retail's BIG Show 2017 - NetworkingOne-of-a-Kind Networking

It's like a family reunion. Attend happy hours and specialty meals, such as Women in LP Luncheon or the ORC/Investigator's Networking Breakfast.


Retai's BIG Show 2017 - Inspiration light bulbInspiration

There is no match for NRF PROTECT. You'll walk away inspired and exhilarated and proud of the industry your serve.