All-Access Pass

Thursday
June 6
11:00 am11:30 am
Expo Stage
Retailers face an evolving range of threats that risk the safety of their employees and customers - as well as their bottom line. This session will share proven strategies to detect and deter organized retail crime through effective collaboration with retailers, attorneys general, local law enforcement, and solution providers. Loss prevention leaders from Meijer, The Home Depot, and Kroger and an assistant attorney general for Michigan will explain how to best identify ORC risks and create strategies to mitigate them and successfully pursue bad actors. 
Thursday
June 6
11:00 am2:30 pm

The Retail Law & Risk Workshop offers a unique opportunity to participate in interactive sessions with renowned retail legal and risk experts. The workshop includes case study explorations involving some of the most cutting-edge technologies impacting the industry and the retail risk issues most top of mind. Attend this special program and you’ll get an unprecedented opportunity to collaborate and network with peers and professionals across different departments united by the common goal of protecting your bottom line. 

Thursday
June 6
11:05 am12:05 pm
This session will address how loss prevention departments can, and should, collect and share organizational LP data (investigations and incidents, for example) with industry solution providers and law enforcement. The panelists will discuss in real-world terms how to do this safely, and how this practice can aid in benchmarking against other merchants and providing key statistics to underscore the scope of theft, violence, and crime. We’ll focus on how to address this with internal legal and risk leaders, as well as vendors.
Thursday
June 6
12:05 pm12:20 pm
Grab a bite to take back to your table for a working lunch.
Thursday
June 6
12:20 pm1:20 pm
In an increasingly data-driven retail landscape, the adoption of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies promises unparalleled insights and operational efficiencies. However, these powerful tools also present a myriad of legal, operational, and reputational risks that must be carefully navigated. This presentation will walk through a case study involving a national retailer’s initial engagement of an AI vendor specializing in retail analytics and will delve into critical considerations in that relationship. 
Thursday
June 6
1:20 pm2:20 pm
Insider threats are more frequently impacting valuable data and the security of systems.  Experts in incident response will walk through a realistic scenario describing how such insider threats might impact a retail business, and what companies can do to mitigate those impacts.  Discussion will focus on how such insider threats arise, how to detect them, how to respond to them, and what sorts of legal risks and legal obligations may flow from them.