D2 Summit: Retail Edition - Retail Innovation Conference & Expo
D2 Summit - Retail Edition

Web3 to Retail

Retailers are adopting Web3 technologies faster than any other sector. The D2 Summit: Retail Edition brings together leading brands and technology experts to share Web3 concepts, how these are driving a shift in interaction with consumers, creating new opportunities when it comes to revenue streams, marketing channels, community building, and loyalty plays. 

D2 Summit: Retail Edition is included with an All-Access Pass!

At D2 Summit, you'll learn:



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Cathy Hackl

Founder and Chief Metaverse Officer


Chris Duncan

Vice President, Consumer Insights & Digital Marketing


Jordan Walbesser

Director of Legal Business & Affairs


Shahab Shirmohammadi

Marketing Strategist

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Chris Miller

Co-Founder & Chief Revenue Officer


Agenda at a glance

Tuesday, June 13th, 2023

8:55 AM – 9:00 AM

D2 Welcome & Introductions

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM

Keynote: Brand Strategy for Web3

9:35 AM – 10:15 AM

Keynote Panel: Connected Fashion Brands & the Metaverse

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM

The Next Wave of the Metaverse: The Gamification of Retail Experiences

11:05 AM – 11:45 AM

Brand Case Study: Developing a Web3 Strategy for the Digital & Physical Convergence

11:50 AM – 12:30 PM

Brand Case Study: Digitizing & Monetizing in the Metaverse

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Lunch – Open to All Pass Holders

1:30 PM – 2:10 PM

Afternoon Keynote: The Future of eCommerce in a Web3 World

2:15 PM – 2:45 PM

Brand Case Study: Loyalty Activation Programs that Drive Community Engagement

3:00 PM – 3:30 PM

Brand Case Study: Examining Blockchain Technology Applications

3:35 PM – 4:25 PM

How Brands Can Ensure Successful Web3 Execution

4:25 PM – 4:30 PM

Closing Remarks

*Agenda subject to change

Who should attend

Frequently Asked Questions

D2: Decentralization Deciphered is an educational platform and community that connects Fortune 1000 companies and Brands with Web3 innovation, through in-person events and year-round digital content. D2’s active community shares the latest trends, news, networks, and resources to help C-Suite leaders unlock the possibilities of decentralized technologies to better engage their customers, drive revenue and growth strategies, and improve business operations.  

To learn more visit www.d2.live.  

D2 X RICE is committed to providing education on the ever-evolving world of Web3 for the retail sector. The importance of digital identity and self-expression presents unique opportunities specifically for fashion and beauty players. We are focused on helping Brand business leaders and marketers stay connected and up to date on the latest trends and innovations. Understanding the changing nature of community-building, engagement, and conversions is the first step toward realizing the shortcomings of Web2 strategies. This event will help retailers identify more promising paths to building Web3 solutions for better and faster growth and monetization.

By attending D2 events or joining the D2 community you will learn from the people who are in the trenches figuring it out. You’ll hear what works, what doesn’t, and how to do it in your business.

D2: Retail Edition is open to All-Access Passholders only. You can learn more and register here.

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