Retail Events

NRF produces and supports events all year long. Explore our featured events below or browse through our full calendar of events.
Kevin Johnson, Starbucks CEO
Retail Leadership Series

Kevin Johnson, President and CEO, Starbucks Coffee Company

July 16 | 11:30 a.m. ET | open to all

NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay and Starbucks Coffee Company President and CEO Kevin Johnson will discuss Starbucks response to the pandemic, the evolution of the Third Place and how the company is adapting to the new COVID-19 economy.

This NRF Retail Leadership Series event is sponsored by Salesforce.

Woman works at laptop

July 20-22, 2020
Virtual Event

NRF NXT provide free digital content for retail ecommerce and marketing leaders. Explore what is possible in digital retail with insights from industry leaders to help propel your business forward.


September 22-25, 2020
Virtual Event

NRF PROTECT ALL ACCESS is a free online event for loss prevention, asset protection and cyber risk professionals. Features include livestream sessions, pre-recorded sessions and a virtual expo with the ability to chat directly with solution providers.

NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show
NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show

January 12-14, 19 and 21-22
Virtual Event

NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show virtual event will feature robust content combined with a digital expo.

NRF 2021: Retail’s Big Show

June 6-8
New York City

NRF 2021: Retail's Big Show will convene industry leaders to exchange visionary ideas, build partnerships and experience the newest technology.

Gwyneth Paltrow on stage at NRF 2020

Looking for more events?

Explore our list of upcoming events to find opportunities for networking, professional development, industry advocacy and more. 

Upcoming Events

Sponsorship opportunities

With 18,000 member companies, sponsorship immediately increases your company’s name recognition within the retail industry. Email Tami Sakell, our Senior Director of Exhibit and Sponsorship Sales, or call 202-661-3044 to learn more.