#RICE23 Content Tracks: Meet the 2023 Track Leads

When you attend a conference that has multiple content tracks that each span multiple days, it can feel overwhelming trying to digest as much information as you can in a short amount of time. We’ve all experienced it. But what if we told you that we’re working to combat this overwhelming feeling?   At the Retail […]

Actualizing Equity: Spotlight on WOCRA for International Women’s Day 

Did you know the average woman earns just 82 cents for every dollar earned by a man? Did you know this disparity is even greater for women of color, with African American women earning just 60 cents and Latinas earning only 55 cents for every dollar earned by white, non-Hispanic men?   In celebration of International […]

D2 Summit, the Ultimate Destination for Web3, Comes to #RICE23

2022 was a big year for the metaverse. Some would even say that was the year when the hype cycle spun out of control. Web3, crypto and decentralization became part of the common vernacular, especially in the retail industry.   Sure, the hype cycle has slowed, but that doesn’t mean the metaverse mania is over. If […]

Inside the #RICE23 Agenda: 5 Session Formats for All Learning Styles


The Retail Innovation Conference & Expo agenda was designed to cover a broad spectrum of topics and tech trends shaping the future of connected commerce. Our keynote sessions and seven tracks will give attendees the chance to hear first-hand from industry analysts, futurists and practitioners so they can further shape their strategies in 2023 and […]

#RICE23 Speaker Spotlight: Kiri Masters, Head of Retail Marketplace Strategy, Acadia 

The marketplace movement and retail media landscape are evolving at a rapid pace. Both are presenting new opportunities for brands to drive product awareness, customer acquisition and global expansion. For the retailers starting their own retail media and marketplace platforms, they’re also presenting new opportunities for long-term value creation.   Over the past year, we’ve seen […]