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IRDC Agenda 2020

This October 28th – 29th retail’s most inspiring thought leaders will assemble virtually for IRDC 2020.

Even though we can’t be together face-to-face, that doesn’t mean the learning and networking have to stop! Don’t miss the premier online conference for retail design professionals this fall. For two days, IRDC will bring together retail influencers from the world’s top brands for unforgettable collaboration and education – all delivered right to your screen through our dynamic online event platform. Come be part of the conversation around moving retail forward in the new decade!

We are currently developing our 2020 virtual program. Please save the date on your calendar and be sure to check back on this page for regular updates and session additions.

*The daily event agenda is set for the Eastern Time zone*


1:00pm to 1:50pm

Ron Thurston loves retail. And he's proud of it. Ron has led the retail teams for some of America's most prominent brands, inspired thousands of store employees, and traveled relentlessly across...

2:00pm to 2:30pm

This session will revolve around the strategy of combining innovation, thoughtfulness and cause through design in order to reconnect in a contactless world. We’ll discuss rethinking brick-and-...

2:30pm to 3:00pm

Tom Moseman, Senior Vice President, Envirosell

Liam O’Connell, General Manager, Envirosell

3:10pm to 4:00pm

Join the conversation during this interactive session designed to connect IRDC attendees around the most pressing topics facing our industry today. Moderated by a curated list of retail experts...


1:00pm to 1:50pm

The physical store is where every part of the business comes together for the consumer. Under Armour is delivering an all-new store expression for all athletes based on 20 months of testing and...

2:00pm to 2:30pm
2:55pm to 4:30pm

The annual Iron Merchant Challenge is a visual merchandising mashup of improvisation, creativity and design science – plus one secret ingredient to shake things up!

To add a unique spin to...