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NRF 2020 Retail's Big Show

Discover a Clear Path to Success

Retail is sparking impressive change and innovation which means endless career opportunities for you in computer science, data science, entrepreneurship, finance, marketing, merchandising, supply chain and more.

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Your Career Starts Here.

The NRF Foundation Student Program in New York City gives college students a unique opportunity to launch their future in retail. Industry executives in marketing, entrepreneurship, supply chain, technology and more will share their success stories and what they learned along the way. Explore various careers paths in the retail industry, meet with recruiters from your favorite brands and start to achieve the vision for your career. 

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Fast Facts

  • 1k+
    College Students
  • 100+
    Schools
  • 25+
    Hiring Retail Companies
  • 140+
    Job Opportunities

Your Career Starts Here.

The NRF Foundation Student Program in New York City is your once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get real-world career advice that will help you set and achieve the vision for your career! Learn from business executives in marketing, entrepreneurship, supply chain, technology and corporate social responsibility through engaging and thought provoking sessions.

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Get a new perspective by hearing theirs.

Below is a sample of speakers who you'll hear from at the NRF Foundation Student Program 2020.

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See how a career in retail will challenge you to solve complex business problems for some of the most exciting and innovative companies in the world.

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Daniel Lubetzsky

Founder and Executive Chairman, KIND

Featured Speaker

Daniel Lubetzky, founder and executive chairman of KIND, is on a mission to make the world a little kinder, one snack – and one act – at a time. Lubetzky will speak about his entrepreneurial journey to build a not-ONLY-for-profit business. Hear him speak at the Student Program on Friday, January 10, 2020.

 

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Daniel Lubetzsky

Founder and Executive Chairman, KIND

 

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The Student Program Experience

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Educator Experiences

As an educator, you have the power to give your students an opportunity to attend an event that will have a lasting impact on their careers. See what other educators are saying about the NRF Foundation Student Program.

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Why attend the Student Program

Meet Visionary Leaders

The Student Program gathers top retail executives and business leaders to inform, inspire and help transform your career.

Hear Visionary Ideas

Hear from the industry's revolutionary and intriguing leaders who are shattering the status quo, driving innovation and achieving success.

Make Visionary Partnerships

It’s not just what you know, but sometimes who you know. Connect with our ambitious students and hiring managers from some of the most exciting retail brands.

Leave
with a
Vision

You’ll leave the Student Program with more than just notes! Get tangible takeaways to start your career.

  • Meet Visionary Leaders

    The Student Program gathers top retail executives and business leaders to inform, inspire and help transform your career.

  • Hear Visionary Ideas

    Hear from the industry's revolutionary and intriguing leaders who are shattering the status quo, driving innovation and achieving success.

  • Make Visionary Partnerships

    It’s not just what you know, but sometimes who you know. Connect with our ambitious students and hiring managers from some of the most exciting retail brands.

  • Leave
    with a
    Vision

    You’ll leave the Student Program with more than just notes! Get tangible takeaways to start your career.

Jan 9-12, 2019
Marriott Marquis, NYC

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