Monday September 9th

6:00pm Registration with drinks followed by evening dinner

Tuesday September 10th

8:00am Morning coffee & pastries
9:00am OpenRoom Welcome
9:05am Welcome from the Conference Chair
Kevin Farley
9:15am Alternative Fuels Keynote: what does the future hold for hydrogen?
9:35am A fireside chat between Tiffany Fraley, Founder and CEO of InConvenience Inc and Myra Kressner, Co-Founder of Vision Group Network.
The two will explore Tiffany’s journey to creating two new c-store brands – The Gas Spot and The Goods Spot – an all-female company focused on providing convenience through innovative approaches.
Tiffany Fraley, CEO at InConvenience Inc (G-Spot); Myra Kressner , Co-Founder at Vision Group Network
10:20am Refresh, grab a coffee and get ready for speed-meetings!
10:45am 1-to-1 meetings program
11:50am Lunch
1:10pm AI Fuels the Future: Navigating Retail & Convenience in the Digital Age
With input from Sundeep Patel, Senior Director Strategy & Analytics, Murphy USA and Michael Salafia, Founder, Re-Up, an ai-powered c-store – widely touted as the store of the future, and use of AI and Data in Pricing and Network Planning.
Michael Salafia, CEO at Re-Up; ; Sundeep Patel, Senior Director of Strategy & Analytics at Murphy USA; Raj Golecha, CEO at PriceEasy
1:30pm 1-to-1 meetings program
2:20pm Comfort, coffee and treat break!
2:45pm 1-to-1 meetings program
3:30pm Retailer-only roundtable discussion
Discuss shared challenges and priorities in an exclusive and private setting.
4:10pm Relax and refresh before the evening offsite!
5:40pm Drinks reception and dinner at the Smoky Rose. Finish the day sampling some delicious Texan staples!

Wednesday September 11th

8:30am Coffee and Pastries to kick start your day!
9:00am Retailer-only roundtable discussion
Discuss shared challenges and priorities in an exclusive and private setting.
9:50am Revolutionizing Convenience: Driving Food Service Innovation in Retail
Charles Wetzel, CEO Kalibrate will share the stage with Whataburger, one of the fastest growing QSRs in the US on driving foodservice innovation.
Charles Wetzel, CEO at Kalibrate
10:30am 1-to-1 meetings program
11:45am Hotel checkout and Networking brunch!
12:30pm See you next year!

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