Conference Schedule

Majority of the PRSM2016 Events Are Held at the Long Beach Convention Center

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PRSM2016 Schedule (Updated: March 23, 2016)

 

Sunday, April 24 –  Pre-Conference Events

11:00 am – 5:30 pm Golf Challenge (Buses depart 10:00 am, Lunch/Registration 11:00 am, Shotgun – 12:30 pm)
1:00 pm – 4:30 pm Street Hockey Tournament
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Registration/Member Services Open
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm PRSM Board of Directors Member Orientation
7:00 pm – 7:45 pm PRSM Board of Directors Reception (By Invitation Only)
7:45 pm – 9:30 pm PRSM Board of Directors Dinner (By Invitation Only)

Monday, April 25 – Pre-Conference Events

8:00 am – 5:00 pm Exhibitor Move-In
8:30 am – 2:00 pm PRSM Board of Directors Meeting
9:00 am – 3:00 pm Committee Meetings
9:00 am – 7:00 pm Registration/Member Services Open
10:00 am – 11:30 am Pike Outlets Store Visits (Retailers Only – advance registration required)
10:00 am – 11:30 am Rooftop Envelope Session (Retailers Only – advance registration required)

Monday, April 25 – Conference Events

1:30 pm – 2:45 pm First Timers’ Experience
3:00 pm – 3:30 pm Retail Meet & Greet (Retailers Only)
3:30 pm – 5:00 pm Retail Quick Connect
5:15 pm – 6:15 pm Networking Canada
5:15 pm – 6:15 pm Retail New Member/Prospect Reception (By Invitation Only)
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm PRSM2016 Welcome Reception

Tuesday, April 26 – Conference Events

6:30 am – 6:00 pm Registration/Member Services Open
7:00 am – 8:30 am Supplier Networking Breakfast & Supplier Exchange Roundtable
7:30 am – 8:30 am Retailer Networking Breakfast & Blue Chair Discussion
8:00 am – 12:00pm Exhibitor Move-In
8:45 am – 10:30 am Opening General Session & Annual Meeting
10:45 am – 11:45 am Concurrent Education Sessions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Awards and Sponsor Recognition Luncheon
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Supplier Workshop (Repeated April 27)
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Exhibition Open

PLEASE NOTE NON-EXHIBITING SUPPLIERS DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO THE EXHIBITION FLOOR ON TUESDAY

6:00 pm Evening Open & Supplier Events

Wednesday, April 27 – Conference Events

7:00 am – 5:00 pm Registration/Member Services Open
8:00 am – 9:00 am Concurrent Education Sessions
9:15 am – 10:15 am Concurrent Education Sessions
10:00 am – 11:30 am Executive Edge
10:00 am – 11:30 am Supplier Workshop (Repeat from April 26)
10:30 am – 11:30 am Concurrent Education Sessions
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm Exhibition Open (with lunch 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm)
5:00 pm – 10:00 pm Exhibitor Move-out
6:30 pm – 10:00 pm Closing Event

Thursday, April 28 – Post Conference

8:00 am – 12:00 pm Exhibitor Move-Out