The Industry Coupon Conference is a three-day event full of conversation and presentations by professionals in the field. They will be discussing best practices, emerging technologies, trend projections, special case studies, and key fast-track functions businesses need to use going forward. Some of the topics that will be covered include universal digital coupons, e-commerce, consumer path to purchase, shopper trends, consumer insights, omnichannel and best practices to minimize risk when maximizing effectiveness.
There will be a total of 25 key speakers at the conference. Some of the featured speakers including John Ross, Barabara Kahn, Darcy Douglas, Mary Oster, Kit Leonard, and Jackie Broberg. The 25 speakers with will holding 24 different sessions.
The conference is a yearly gathering of retailers, manufacturers and solution providers. Registration is restricted to industry participants, which includes vendors who service retailers and manufacturers. Some of the retailers that attended last year’s coupon conference were Target, Walmart, Lowes Foods, Bashas, Albertsons, Peapod, Wakefern Food Corp, and IGA, Inc. Some of the manufactures who attended last year’s event were Colgate, Alcon, Butterball, Domino Foods Inc., Johnson & Johnson, General Mills, IBM, Chattem, Kellogg, L’Oreal, Pfizer, Tyson Foods, and Procter & Gamble. Solution providers who have been attendees in the past include Brand Technologies, Catalina, Flipp Corporation, Promotion Eyes, Quotient, and Universal Marketing Services.
The location of The 2019 Industry Coupon Conference is very convenient as it is inside the Walt Disney World Resort. This means there is easy access to the Disney theme parks, restaurants, and shopping complexes. The two closest airports to the location are Orlando International Airport and Tampa International Airport.
Early event registration is important. Registration includes 1 welcome reception, 2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 1 awards reception and access to the 23 sessions. You can find out the registration prices on the event organizer’s official website. The cost of registration varies depending on whether or not you are a member of the ACP (Association of Coupon Professionals). Of course, there is still time to become a member of the association, but your application will be reviewed by the board of directors.