February 19 - 22, 2019
JW Marriott, Palm Springs, CA
Tons of Fun. Tons of Learning.
Every day, in every session you have the opportunity to make valuable business contacts, connect one on one with other retailers and catch up with friends. During sessions and outside of them, we want you to meet people at the event. Below are some of the ways you’ll do just that!
Women In eTail Cocktail Hour & Leadership Panel
Okay ladies, let’s get information! Listen and be inspired by an accomplished panel of fierce femmes; then, cultivate new friendships and discuss the issues that were raised on the panel.
During Lightning Rounds, each speaker tells you in ten minutes their best tips for the topic at hand. Listen in, you don’t want to miss a key insight that will affect your retail outlook.
Case Study Remix
No one wants to sit through presentation after presentation, over and over! Remix your experience! You’ll chat in groups and solve a key challenge raised during a case study presentation.
New: The C-Suite Retreat (Invitation-Only)
Validate your ideas. Inspire others. Discover partnering opportunities. Only at eTail, a forum for key stakeholders to discuss “Open Innovation.” In these closed door afternoon sessions, exercise your minds, build a brain-trust, and leverage those who truly have their pulse on tomorrow’s technology. Together, discuss retail’s current environment, and where you think areas of growth (or decline!) may be.
Let’s get interactive! After a group chat, you’ll get your challenges solved in small groups and talk about a key area discussed in the panel.
Game Changer Tech Presentations: The eTail Shark Tank
You want to know what’s next on the horizon? Our live demo competition showcases the latest and greatest new tech. The startups will pitch their tech live in front of the eTail Audience; you then decide who the next game changer will be.
Invite-Only Tasting Of Bourbon
Learn how to distinguish between appearance, aroma, taste and finish during our invite-only Bourbon Tasting. Delight in delicious food while you sip on Kentucky’s finest.
Retailer-Only Cocktails & Conversations
Relax with a cocktail at the end of the day, and chat with others who share your pain points. You’ll meet other retailers who can give you tons of advice and technology recommendations.
Sommelier-Led Specialty Wine Tasting
Experiment with new wine varieties or indulge in old favorites during our sommelier-led tasting. With the perfect food pairings, this will be an experience you’ll never forget!