Schedule


Plan ahead and gain greater value from your experience.

August 11, 2023

Friday


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Installation

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Registration & Information Desk

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

By Invitation

Maximize Your NACDS Relationships & Outcomes

San Diego Convention Center, Room 5

First-time Attendees, Meet the Market Retailers & Exhibitors

Attendees can network with their peers and trading partners, understand the role of NACDS in the industry, as well as hear tips on how to maximize the value of your membership and TSE.

August 12, 2023

Saturday


7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Registration & Information Desk

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

General

Meet The Market Networking Continental Breakfast

San Diego Convention Center, Sails Pavilion

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

General

Meet The Market Information Desk

San Diego Convention Center, Room 6 Foyer

8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Installation

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

General

Meet The Market

San Diego Convention Center, Room 6

Exhibitors introduce their latest innovative products, technology and services to Retailers through a series of 10-minute appointments.

12:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Meet the Industry

Meet the Industry

San Diego Convention Center, Room 20 BC

Your opportunity to hear from industry thought leaders on the most pressing topics facing our industry today.

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

General

NACDS Institute

San Diego Convention Center, Room 4

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

By Invitation

NACDS Political Involvement Reception

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, San Diego Ballroom

NACDS-PAC Donors

6:30 PM - 9:30 PM

By Invitation

NACDS Foundation Reception & Dinner

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom & Foyer

August 13, 2023

Sunday


7:00 AM - 9:30 AM

General

Exhibitor Final Prep

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Registration & Information Desk

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A

7:30 AM - 8:00 AM

General

Networking Continental Breakfast

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom Foyer

8:00 AM - 9:30 AM

General

Business Program

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom

Hear from NACDS leadership and an informative and probing discussion of domestic and world events.

Steven C. Anderson, FASAE, CAE, IOM, President & CEO, NACDS

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

By Invitation

NACDS Board of Directors Meeting

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, San Diego Ballroom

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Cyber Stations

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Open

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

General

Lunch

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

General

Total Store Expo Reception

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom

This is the perfect opportunity to network and catch up with business associates.

August 14, 2023

Monday


7:30 AM - 8:00 AM

General

Networking Continental Breakfast

San Diego Convention Center, Rooms 2-6 Foyers

7:30 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Registration & Information Desk

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall A

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Insight Session

Insight Session

San Diego Convention Center, Rooms 2-6

9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Cyber Stations

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

9:30 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Open

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM

General

Lunch

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Dismantle

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

7:30 PM - 10:30 PM

General

San Diego Extravaganza

Marriott Marquis San Diego Marina, Grand Ballroom

Connect with new and existing business partners while enjoying a variety of San Diego inspired cuisine.

August 15, 2023

Tuesday


8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

General

Exhibit Hall Dismantle

San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall

Converge

August 12-14, 2023

San Diego, CA

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