International Retail Design Conference

Grottini Retail Environments is already looking ahead to the next big event, the 12th edition of IRDC, The International Retail Design Conference, held this year in Chicago. iGrottini is pleased to be chosen as IRDC Emerald Sponsor for this year's event, September 5-7th, 2012. Stay Connected!

Stay current… creative… connected! This is the slogan of the 12th edition of the International Retail Design Conference, held in Chicago, September 5-7th, 2012, at the Renaissance Downtown Chicago Hotel. As usual under the auspices of the well-known magazine VMSD (Visual Merchandising and Store Design), IRDC represents the event par excellence when it comes to Education and Networking, conceived and customized for all members of the retail design community. This event boasts excellent attendance, with more than 250+ attendants gathering from all over the US as well as dozens of countries worldwide.

A one-of-a-kind conference which will develop over three days, focused on the very best of practices, emerging trends and the smartest strategies to maximize resources. A program rich in material and opportunities: attendees profit from the shared visions and insights of renowned experts in the industry. Attendees have more than 20 training sessions to choose from, and will enjoy contact with top industry leaders in every facet of retail design, discussions, round tables focused on breaking topics. A full immersion into trends and technologies driving store design and visual merchandising all over the world..

For the first time, after 12 editions, this year the Conference will schedule a daily keynote presentation, featuring authoritative figures such as Bob Phibbs, retail strategist and consultant and author of "The Retail Doctor's Guide to Growing Your Business"; and Marian Salzman, well known trend expert. The closing keynote will feature Francesco Cordua, director of retail design at McDonald's USA

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