Retail Ready Summit: Reinvention for a Sustainable Future


3:00 pm - 6:30 pm


Student Innovation Center Step-A-Torium
606 Bissell Rd, Ames, Iowa, 50011

Event Type

Innovation Technical Circuit


  • Todd Snyder, Founder and Designer for Todd Snyder, New York
  • Amy Hall, VP of Social Consciousness for Eileen Fisher
  • Deb Brown, Co-Founder of Save Your Town, expert on Main Street Retail Innovation
A Must-See Event!

  • Access to renowned industry innovators sharing retail success stories and strategies.
  • A sneak peek into the latest, greatest approaches to customer insights and experiences–products, services, engagement, and more.
  • Tested platforms and models for business sustainability.
Schedule of Events

  • 2:45 PM: Event kick-off
  • 3:00 PM: Keynote Presentation with Todd Snyder: "Retail & Brand Reinvention"
  • 4:00 PM: Amy Hall: "Platforms for Sustainable Business Models"
  • 5:00 PM: Deb Brown: "Main Street Retail: Strategies for Innovation & Sustainability"
  • 6:00 PM: Networking Reception

Sponsored by Student Innovation Center, College of Human Sciences, AESHM, Sparks, Innovate 1858

All are welcome to attend! The first 100 in-person attendees will be entered into a drawing for curated gift boxes by Innovate 1858, the student-operated retail store!

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