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MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2018

10:00am – 12:00pm
LP Council Meeting

This meeting is only open to members of the council. All senior loss prevention executives from a retail company are welcome. If you or your company meet the criteria, please email programs@nrf.com to get more information on joining the council.
12:00pm – 1:00pm
LP Executive Afternoon Lunch

Network with LP professionals while enjoying lunch on us.                                           
1:00pm – 4:30pm

Executive Afternoon offers interactive discussion, expert insights and takeaways, and exclusive peer-to-peer networking for executive-level loss prevention and asset protection professionals.

This program is limited to 100 full conference pass participants, and only three executives may attend from each retail organization. 
2:30pm – 2:45pm
Networking Break 
5:00pm – 7:00pm

Network with colleagues while enjoying cocktails. You'll also be able to pick up your badge - just be sure to bring your registration confirmation email and photo ID.

 


TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2018

7:00am – 8:00am

Prepare for the day’s events while mingling with colleagues over a continental breakfast.                     
7:00am – 8:00am

Make in-person connections with restaurant, grocery, drug store and mass market store loss prevention, security and safety professionals.
8:00am – 9:30am
Main Stage Session:
Retail to the rescue 

While Hurricane Harvey devastated everything in its path, it did not dampen the resilience of the retail industry. Numerous retail companies came to the aid of local communities.
9:30am – 10:30am
EXPO Break
9:30am – 3:00pm
EXPO, NRF Clubhouse, Cybersecurity Pavilion & Fusion Center Hours
9:45am – 10:15am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
10:30am – 11:00am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
10:30am – 11:15am

This one-of-a-kind mind and body experience will demonstrate how a keen understanding of body language can provide an edge when trying to "read" non-verbal signals.
10:30am – 11:15am

Learn the best practices for reducing costs and recouping expenses associated with hazardous waste.
11:15am – 11:45am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch is on us. Grab a bite to eat, walk the EXPO Hall and talk shop with colleagues, law enforcement and solution providers.
12:00pm – 1:30pm

An exclusive luncheon that will inspire, celebrate, educate, and bring together women in the retail industry, powered by the NRF Women in Loss Prevention group.
1:30pm – 2:00pm
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
2:00pm – 2:45pm

This fast-paced session will offer practical tips for preparing investigation reports and effectively handling OSHA inspections under current regulations.
2:00pm – 2:45pm

The negative consequences of California's Prop 47 have been unmistakable for Retailers; nearly all are experiencing a rise in
shoplifting – some by as much as 15%. With more States evaluating similar measures, what's a company's defense?
2:00pm – 2:45pm

Office Depot executives will share their methods for controlling shrink and fraud across omnichannel touchpoints.
2:00pm – 2:45pm
Concurrent Session: Making foresight 20/20

Learn how two specialty retail companies developed actionable predictive models to uncover shrink.
3:00pm – 3:15pm
ROE Award

The NRF’s Loss Prevention Council’s Ring of Excellence Award is the premier recognition award for Loss Prevention professionals. The award recognizes outstanding leaders who have undoubtedly shaped the industry with their contributions.
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Main Stage Session 
4:00pm – 5:00pm

Cap off your first day’s experience by enjoying great munchies and refreshing drinks.                     

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 13, 2018

7:00am – 8:00am

Prepare for the day’s events while mingling with colleagues over a continental breakfast.                     
7:00am – 8:00am

The NRF ORC/Investigators' Network Breakfast Meeting provides a great opportunity to meet retail and restaurant loss prevention professionals, mall security and law enforcement partners, as well as ORCA leaders in the region where you work.

Please note: attendance is limited to retailers, ORCA members, law enforcement and mall security professionals.
8:00am – 9:30am
Main Stage Session:

Hear directly from CEOs on how to think ahead and remain agile to successfully navigate the everchanging digital landscape.
9:45am – 10:15am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                      
9:30am – 10:30am
EXPO Break
9:30am – 3:00pm
EXPO, NRF Clubhouse, Cybersecurity Pavilion & Fusion Center Hours
10:30am – 11:00am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
10:30am – 11:15am

Learn how Abercrombie and Fitch has utilized business metrics and analytics to develop a predictive shrink model that is ninety percent accurate BEFORE the actual inventory.
10:30am – 11:15am

Cyber-attacks increasingly threaten business and, despite investments, they're growing in volume and scale. Learn how to stack the odds in your favor in the quest to gain an advantage
10:30am – 11:15am
Concurrent Session: Conquering Chaos

Trying to do more with less can be futile, especially when projects are piling up. Two national retailers are tackling the problem by utilizing shared resource service providers to supplement LP initiatives.
11:15am – 11:45am
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch is on us. Grab a bite to eat, walk the EXPO Hall and talk shop with colleagues, law enforcement and solution providers. Free for all attendees.
1:30pm – 2:00pm
Exhibitor Big Ideas

Product demos, case studies and presentations by Exhibitors on the EXPO floor.                                       
2:00pm – 2:45pm

Retail has undergone a seismic shift and the ripple effect on loss prevention is undeniable. Learn how one retailer has made adaptability a core component of its DNA.
2:00pm – 2:45pm

Hear from Macy's about how they are training their Asset Protection & Operations Teams to better handle conflict concerns with the help of Vistelar's Verbal Defense and Influence training program.
3:00pm – 4:00pm
Closing Main Stage Session:

Learn how to cultivate healthy and advanced leadership skills so that your increasingly complex teams can thrive and your
brands can flourish.