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Agenda

Saturday, October 15, 2022

11:00am – 4:00pm

Arrival Ground Transportation

4:00pm – 6:00pm

Badge and Event Material Pick-Up

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Dana Industries

5:30pm – 6:30pm

Cocktails and Conversation

Sunday, October 16, 2022

8:45am – 2:00pm

Optional ​Activity: Architecture River Tour
Discover Chicago’s renowned landmarks! You’ll learn how Chicago rose from the ashes of the Great Fire of 1871 to become the birthplace of the skyscraper and a major influence on the school of modern American architecture. Then it’s off to lunch at Giordano’s where they have handcrafted the best Chicago-style pizza using old-world techniques and the finest ingredients. We’ll gather for a continental breakfast and check in at 8:45am. We will depart the hotel at 9:15am and return by 2:00pm. Pre-registration required.

9:45am – 2:00pm

Optional ​Activity: Wrigley Field Tour
Get an insider’s look at this historic American landmark that has enchanted baseball fans for almost a century. During the tour you will explore the clubhouse, press box, dugouts, field and more! Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look into this historic ballpark’s 100+ years of history. Then it’s off to Smoke Daddy’s for lunch! We’ll gather for a continental breakfast and check in at 9:45am. We will depart the hotel at 10:15am and return by 2:00pm. Pre-registration required.

11:00am – 5:00pm

Arrival Ground Transportation

2:00pm – 7:30pm

Badge and Event Material Pick-Up

badges
Dana Industries

4:30pm – 5:00pm

New Retail Executive Orientation
For Retail Executives attending for the first time. Learn how to navigate the Event and maximize your time at NextPoint!
Retail Executives Only

5:00pm – 5:30pm

Solution Provider Executive Reception and Orientation

Scheduling enhancements, navigation tools refresher and update. Peer discussions.

5:00pm – 5:30pm

All Retail Executive Introduction/Reception
Join your peers, meet your group, and hear what’s new.

6:00pm – 6:45pm

Opening Keynote

6:45pm – 9:00pm

Welcome Reception and Dinner

Monday, October 17, 2022

7:00am – 9:00am

Solution Provider Breakfast

7:30am – 8:00am

​Retail Executive Boardroom Breakfast Meeting

8:05am – 12:30pm

Boardroom Presentations

12:35pm – 1:30pm

Group Lunch

1:45pm – 2:15pm

ViewPoint Session

2:20pm – 2:40pm

Break

2:45pm – 6:00pm

Private One-on-One Appointments

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Break

7:00pm – 10:00pm

Dinner

Tuesday, October 18, 2022

7:00am – 9:00am

Solution Provider Breakfast

7:30am – 8:10am

Retail Executive Peer Breakfast Meeting

8:15am – 8:40am

​Retail Executive Boardroom Meeting

8:20am – 12:55pm

Boardroom Presentations

1:00pm – 1:45pm

Group Lunch

1:50pm – 2:00pm

Break

2:00pm – 2:25pm

ViewPoint Session

2:30pm – 2:40pm

Break

2:45pm – 5:35pm

Private One-on-One Appointments

5:40pm – 6:25pm

Break

6:30pm – 7:00pm

Closing Cocktail Reception

7:00pm – 9:30pm

Closing Dinner Celebration and Entertainment

Wednesday, October 19, 2022

4:00am – 10:00am

Airport Departure Shuttle and Grab & Go Breakfast
Complimentary transportation will depart every 1/2 hour.

Preliminary Schedule. Subject to Change.