Tuesday, October 29 7:30am – 8:30am

Breakfast

Location: Utopia Threshold
Tuesday, October 29 8:30am – 9:45am

AI Transformation in Convenience Retail: Real World Applications and Future Prospects – Moderated Panel

Speakers:

Global Lead Edge Computing
Dell

Tuesday, October 29 9:45am – 10:00am

Networking Break

Location: Utopia Threshold
Tuesday, October 29 10:00am – 12:00pm

1:1 Speed Networking Meetings

Tuesday, October 29 12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch

Location: Utopia Threshold
Tuesday, October 29 1:00pm – 4:00pm

1:1 Speed Networking Meetings

Tuesday, October 29 4:00pm – 4:15pm

Networking Break

Location: Utopia Threshold
Tuesday, October 29 4:15pm – 4:45pm

C-StoreTEC FoodService Enablement Committee Panel

Location: Utopia Ballroom

Join us as this committee explores the key strategies and technologies needed to build a successful Food Service business in Convenience Stores. Learn how to leverage production planning, order management, inventory management, menu and ingredient tracking, and other essential tools to drive growth and compete effectively against QSRs. Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights and practical solutions to elevate your Food Service offerings and capture a larger share of the market.

Speakers:

SVP of Food Service
GPM Investments

VP of Marketing and Merchandising
CEFCO Convenience Stores

Senior Director of IT
The Parker Companies

Tuesday, October 29 4:45pm – 5:15pm

C-StoreTEC IT and Unified Commerce Committee Panel Discussion

Location: Utopia Ballroom

Join us as these two committees explore the intersection of IT and unified commerce. We will dive into  how technology plays a crucial role in the operation of stores and the seamless service of customers across various touchpoints, including fuel pumps, in-store interactions, and mobile apps. From infrastructure and engineering to app development and cyber security, this session will dive into the technical aspects of leveraging technology to enhance the retail experience. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn how innovation in IT is shaping the future of unified commerce. 

Speakers:

VP of Information Technology
Refuel Operating Company

CIO
The Willis Group

Director of Talent Acquisition
EG America

Director of Operational Systems
H&S Energy Products

Tuesday, October 29 5:15pm – 5:30pm

Share Out and Closing Thoughts

Location: Utopia Ballroom
Speakers:

Vice President, Retailer Relations & Event Content Director
Informa Connect

CEO
Nextchapter LLC

Tuesday, October 29 5:30pm – 6:00pm

Networking Reception

Location: Utopia Threshold