Institute Events

 

Leadership University

Path to Purchase Leadership University

Throughout the Year, Chicago, IL 

Path to Purchase Leadership University (P2PLU) is the only integrated end-to-end curriculum that builds shopper-centric knowledge and skills.  Training dates take place throughout the year. 

 


The Shopper Marketing Excellence Share Group

The Shopper Marketing Excellence Share Group for Northwest Arkansas

  • November 30, 2017 - Rogers, AR

The Shopper Marketing Excellence Share Group -NWA is comprised of leaders from brand Path to Purchase Institute member companies work to enable shopper marketing capabilities and success in Northwest Arkansas.

 


Forum for Merchandising Executives

The Forum of Merchandising Executives

  • January 10-11, 2018

The Forum of Merchandising Executives unites brand manufacturers, retailers and merchandising firms to explore best practices, key issues and current obstacles to creating, distributing and measuring merchandising.

 


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League of Leaders

  • January 11-12, 2018, Fort Lauderdale Marriott Harbor Beach Resort & Spa, Fort Lauderdale, FL 

League of Leaders is an exclusive organization of industry thought-leaders dedicated to advancing the understanding of all marketing efforts that culminate at retail.  


The Council on Digital Shopper Marketing 

  • February 2018, TBD

The Council on Digital Shopper Marketing aims to help the council members and the industry at large identify opportunities, overcome obstacles and consequently establish best practices in the effective use of digital shopper marketing.


The E-Commerce Council  

  • February 2018, TBD

The E-Commerce Council aims to help the council members and the industry at large identify opportunities, overcome obstacles and consequently establish best practices in the effective use of e-commerce. 


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Path to Purchase Summit

  • March 12-14, 2018, Renaissance Schaumburg Hotel, Schaumburg (Chicago), IL

P2PSummit is a dynamic, laser-focused conference that reimagines the future of retail and teaches leaders what lies ahead on the path to purchase.


 

Path to Purchase Expo

Path to Purchase Expo

  • October 2-4, 2018, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

A three-day conference and trade show event filled with symposiums, seminars, exhibits and awards dedicated to integrating the wide variety of solutions, tools and expertise needed to influence decision-making along the entire path to purchase. Expo is the world's largest and most comprehensive gathering of shopper and retail marketing professionals.


E-Commerce: Transforming the Shopper Journey  

  • October 2, 2018, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

Co-located with Path to Purchase Expo, this one-day symposium  features nine expert presentations focused on mastering innovations like same-day delivery and click-and-collect while still providing a seamless shopper experience.


Women of Excellence

Women of Excellence Awards

  • October 3, 2018, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

Co-located with Path to Purchase Expo (P2PX), the Women of Excellence awards recognize recognize female brand marketers, retailers, agency executives and solution providers for their involvement in influencing shoppers along the path to purchase. Winners will be announced in four categories: Collaboration, Innovation, Leadership and Rising Star. 


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Design of the Times Awards 

  • Awards Reception & Ceremony
    October 3, 2018, Minneapolis Convention Center, Minneapolis, MN

The leading industry awards competition and ceremony held in conjunction with the Path to Purchase Expo (P2PX) that celebrates the most effective in-store activation tactics, displays and campaigns and recognizes their critical role in any successful shopper marketing initiative. 

 


TransparencyIQ

  • 2018, TBD, Chicago, IL

TransparencyIQ, the only conference focused on helping CPG brand manufacturers, retailers, government officials and educational leaders build consumer trust and brand loyalty through the adoption of product transparency initiatives.

 


iSeminars

Institute I-Seminars

  • Webinars Offered Regularly Throughout the Year

Industry webinar presentations covering a variety of hot topics and industry issues. Check the schedule for upcoming events.

The Future of Consumer Experience Marketing

1 p.m. CST, November 16, 2017
  • Ryan James Dee, Creative Director, Interactions Marketing

If You Go Digital, Merchandising Will Come

1 p.m. CST, December 7, 2017 
  • David Johnson, VP of Shopper Marketing, Quotient Technology