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NRF Foundation Student Program 2019

January 10—13  |  NYC

Your Career Starts Here

See how a career in retail puts you on the front lines solving complex business problems for some of the most exciting and innovative brands in the world.

 

NRF Foundation 2019 Student Program

January 10-13, NYC

Witness the unveiling of the newest innovations, technologies and solutions that are transforming the retail industry.

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Student Program 2019 Connect with
Retail's Biggest Brands

At the NRF Foundation Student Program, you’ll network with inspiring leaders, other students from around the country, and experience the EXPO floor: 240,000 square feet of cutting edge technology from over 700 innovative companies. We provide experiences, scholarships and mentorship opportunities to prepare students for jobs that lead to unstoppable careers.

By the numbers

  • 900+
    College Students
  • 85+
    Schools
  • 25+
    Hiring Retail Companies
  • 05
    Day Event

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The Student Program Experience

Why Attend Student Program 2019

Career Opportunities

The Career Fair is the time to shine and secure another interview or even your first job! Start polishing that resume and practicing your handshake.

Get Inspired

The Student Program and the Sunday of Retail's Big Show is a celebration of retail in every format. You'll walk away inspired and exhilarated and proud of the industry you want to serve.

Explore NYC

Embark on tours of select NYC retailers and talk with a store and tech executive.

Make Connections

It's not just what you know but sometimes who you know. With more than 800 students at the Student Program, start practicing your networking now!

Gain Insights

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

  • Why Attend Student Program 2019

  • Career Opportunities

    The Career Fair is the time to shine and secure another interview or even your first job! Start polishing that resume and practicing your handshake.

  • Get Inspired

    The Student Program and the Sunday of Retail's Big Show is a celebration of retail in every format. You'll walk away inspired and exhilarated and proud of the industry you want to serve.

  • Explore NYC

    Embark on tours of select NYC retailers and talk with a store and tech executive.

  • Make Connections

    It's not just what you know but sometimes who you know. With more than 800 students at the Student Program, start practicing your networking now!

  • Gain Insights

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

Why Attend Student Program 2019

  • Career Opportunities

    The Career Fair is the time to shine and secure another interview or even your first job! Start polishing that resume and practicing your handshake.

  • Get Inspired

    The Student Program and the Sunday of Retail's Big Show is a celebration of retail in every format. You'll walk away inspired and exhilarated and proud of the industry you want to serve.

  • Explore NYC

    Embark on tours of select NYC retailers and talk with a store and tech executive.

  • Make Connections

    It's not just what you know but sometimes who you know. With more than 800 students at the Student Program, start practicing your networking now!

  • Gain Insights

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

Jan 10-14, 2019
Javits Center, NYC

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Speakers

Gain valuable insights from retail's top brands.
  • Chris Baldwin

    Chris Baldwin

    Chairman and CEO
    BJ's Wholesale Club Inc.

  • Talia Watts

    Talia Watts

    Marketplace Merchandising Manager
    NIKE, Inc.

  • Karen Katz

    Karen Katz

    Board of Directors, Former CEO Neiman Marcus Group
    Chair, NRF Foundation Board of Directors

  • Buddy Teaster

    Buddy Teaster

    CEO
    Soles4Souls

  • Gina Iacovone

    Gina Iacovone

    Senior Vice President, Director Field Operations
    BJ's Wholesale Club

  • Ellen Davis

    Ellen Davis

    SVP, National Retail Federation
    President, NRF Foundation

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