Networking Event

Saturday
January 13
8:00 am10:00 pm
Surrounding NRF: Retail’s Big Show each year, NRF Retail Week is a celebration of parties, high-profile partner events, innovative store tours, experiential tech, workshops, educational sessions and more. Preview it all with NRF Retail Week, where NRF curates and promotes New York City's must-attend events for retailers.
Saturday
January 13
5:30 pm7:00 pm
Marriott Marquis, Times Square
The Big Show Opening Party is BIGGER than ever as it expands to two levels of the Marriott Marquis. Enjoy SPICE & ICE themed specialty beverages and delicious eats on both levels.

Feeling spicy? Head to level 5 where the food, music and drinks will get your toes tapping and tastebuds raging. Feeling chill? Level 6 will greet your cool vibe with icy specialty beverages, sweet treats, and other wintry delights.
Sunday
January 14
8:00 am10:00 pm
Surrounding NRF: Retail’s Big Show each year, NRF Retail Week is a celebration of parties, high-profile partner events, innovative store tours, experiential tech, workshops, educational sessions and more. Preview it all with NRF Retail Week, where NRF curates and promotes New York City's must-attend events for retailers.
Sunday
January 14
8:00 am8:45 am
Javits North, Level 5
Start the day off with donuts and coffee before grabbing a seat at the opening Keynote session.
Sunday
January 14
10:00 am10:30 am
Javits North, Level 4
Stay energized for the day and connect with colleagues while enjoying a snack and drink between sessions.
Sunday
January 14
11:30 am1:30 pm

HUNGRY? Check out the food options in the Javits:

Level 1
Nibble & Graze Food Court | Across from Special Events Hall
Seating and concessions | Hall 1E

Expo | Level 1
South of the Border | Back of 300 aisle
Taste of New York (Kosher available) | Back of 900 aisle
Sustainability Lounge - fresh, local, sustainably-sourced | Back of 1600 aisle | Sponsored by Brightdrop and Hanshow

Level 2
Fresh & Fast touchless café | North Concourse

Sunday
January 14
5:30 pm7:30 pm
By invitation only.

Top off the opening of NRF 2024 by joining us for an exclusive networking event. Mingle with the industry's premier technology leaders while enjoying classic hors d'oeuvres and refreshing cocktails.
Monday
January 15
7:45 am8:15 am
Javits North, Level 5
Start the day off with donuts and coffee before grabbing a seat at the opening Keynote session.
Monday
January 15
8:00 am10:00 pm
Surrounding NRF: Retail’s Big Show each year, NRF Retail Week is a celebration of parties, high-profile partner events, innovative store tours, experiential tech, workshops, educational sessions and more. Preview it all with NRF Retail Week, where NRF curates and promotes New York City's must-attend events for retailers.
Monday
January 15
10:00 am10:30 am
Javits North, Level 4
Stay energized for the day and connect with colleagues while enjoying a snack and drink between sessions.
Monday
January 15
10:30 am11:00 am
Special Events Hall, Level 1
Come to the Food Innovation Zone to meet special celebrity guest Jon Taffer from Taffer's Tavern and Bar Rescue!

Most people know Jon Taffer as a larger-than-life television personality who takes a no-holdsbarred approach to helping hotels, restaurants, bars and businesses reach their full potential. He is also an international celebrity, New York Times best-selling author, highly sought-after hospitality and general business consultant and creator, and is the creator, executive producer and star of Paramount Network’s number-one show, Bar Rescue.
Monday
January 15
11:30 am1:30 pm

HUNGRY? Check out the food options in the Javits:

Level 1
Nibble & Graze Food Court | Across from Special Events Hall
Seating and concessions | Hall 1E

Expo | Level 1
South of the Border | Back of 300 aisle
Taste of New York (Kosher available) | Back of 900 aisle
Sustainability Lounge - fresh, local, sustainably-sourced | Back of 1600 aisle | Sponsored by Brightdrop and Hanshow

Level 2
Fresh & Fast touchless café | North Concourse

Monday
January 15
12:30 pm1:00 pm
Special Events Hall, Level 1
Come to the Food Innovation Zone to meet special celebrity guest Robert Irvine from Restaurant Impossible!

Robert Irvine is a world-class chef and entrepreneur, and a tireless philanthropic supporter of our nation’s military. The host of Food Network’s hit show Restaurant: Impossible, he has given struggling restaurateurs a second chance to turn their lives and businesses around in over 300 episodes and counting.
Tuesday
January 16
7:45 am8:15 am
Javits North, Level 5
Start the day off with donuts and coffee before grabbing a seat at the opening Keynote session.
Tuesday
January 16
8:00 am10:00 pm
Surrounding NRF: Retail’s Big Show each year, NRF Retail Week is a celebration of parties, high-profile partner events, innovative store tours, experiential tech, workshops, educational sessions and more. Preview it all with NRF Retail Week, where NRF curates and promotes New York City's must-attend events for retailers.
Tuesday
January 16
10:00 am10:30 am
Javits North, Level 4
Stay energized for the day and connect with colleagues while enjoying a snack and drink between sessions.
Tuesday
January 16
11:30 am1:30 pm

HUNGRY? Check out the food options in the Javits:

Level 1
Nibble & Graze Food Court | Across from Special Events Hall
Seating and concessions | Hall 1E

Expo | Level 1
South of the Border | Back of 300 aisle
Taste of New York (Kosher available) | Back of 900 aisle
Sustainability Lounge - fresh, local, sustainably-sourced | Back of 1600 aisle | Sponsored by Brightdrop and Hanshow

Level 2
Fresh & Fast touchless café | North Concourse