ICSC: International Council of Shopping Centers

Research Connections Conference Schedule

Sunday October 22, 2017

Mall Walking Tour (Optional Event)
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Location: Lobby of the Westin Harbour Castle

Registration
5:00pm - 6:30pm
Location: Toronto Eaton Centre – Nordstrom Bar Verde

Networking Reception
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Toronto Eaton Centre – Nordstrom Bar Verde

Monday October 23, 2017

Registration
7:00am - 6:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Continental Breakfast
7:30am - 8:30am
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Innovation Center Opens
7:30am - 6:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Welcome and Opening Remarks
8:30am - 8:45am
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

General Session: Crossing Borders: Changes, Challenges and Opportunities
8:45am - 9:45am
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

General Session:Disruptive Technologies in Retail
9:45am - 10:30am
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Concurrent Sessions: A. Speed Networking
10:45am - 11:30am
Location: Marine, Lobby Level

Concurrent Sessions: B. Innovation in Spatial and GIS Applications and Impact on Decision Making
10:45am - 11:30am
Location: Pier 4, 2nd Floor

Concurrent Sessions: C. Open and Shut Doors: Which Tenants and Categories are Contracting or Expanding
10:45am - 11:30am
Location: Pier 5, 2nd Floor

Networking Lunch
11:45am - 12:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Keynote Presentation: Economic Outlook for Retail: What’s Normal?
12:30pm - 1:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Networking Break
1:30pm - 1:45pm

Concurrent Sessions: A. Research on a Budget: Maximizing Your Resources
1:45pm - 2:30pm
Location: Pier 2&3, 2nd Floor

Concurrent Sessions: B. Evolution of Retail Formats and Redevelopments
1:45pm - 2:30pm
Location: Pier 5, 2nd Floor

Concurrent Sessions: C. Entertainment: The New Mall Anchor
1:45pm - 2:30pm
Location: Pier 4, 2nd Floor

General Session: Case Studies: Leveraging New Technologies for Research Decision Making
2:45pm - 3:45pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Roundtable Discussions
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Innovation Center Reception
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Tuesday October 24, 2017

Registration
6:30am - 12:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Continental Breakfast
7:00am - 8:00am
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Innovation Center
7:00am - 12:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

General Session: Changing Consumer Habits and Impacts for the Retail Industry
8:00am - 8:45am
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

General Session:Food and Fun: Cultivating Shopper Traffic With Dining and Entertainment
8:45am - 9:45am
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Networking Break
9:45am - 10:00am

Concurrent Sessions: A. State of Luxury
10:00am - 10:45am
Location: Pier 4, 2nd Floor

General Session: B. Changing Face of Analytics: Big Data Integration
10:00am - 10:45am
Location: Pier 5, 2nd Floor

General Session: The Global State of the Fashion (Apparel) Sector: Where Will It Go From Here?
11:00am - 11:45am
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Closing Remarks
11:45am - 12:00pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom, 2nd Floor

Boxed Lunch
12:00pm - 12:30pm
Location: Harbour Ballroom Foyer, 2nd Floor

Meeting Adjourns
12:30pm - 12:30pm

Retail Bus Tour (Optional Event)
12:30pm - 4:00pm
Location: Lobby of the Westin Harbour Castle