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Thursday, December 2

7:30-8:30 a.m. (EST)
Breakfast

8:30-9:15 a.m. (EST)
Keynote: Jonah Stillman
If You’re Focusing on Millennials You’re Missing Half the Story

This high-energy, informative and uplifting presentation will offer key insights around what has changed and what has not for the generations to come. Combining primary data, case studies and firsthand stories, Stillman will reveal the key traits that Gen Z bring to the table and what that mean for your business as they become your customers and employees.

9:15-10:00 a.m. (EST)
Is Neuroaesthetics the Future of Merchandising?

What if you could apply psychological and scientific principles to deliver a more effective, compelling and repeatable store experience? Mike Peterson, president of Visionary Design Marketing, will share insights into the science of neuroaesthetics and its ability to enhance psychological well-being and reveal how leading companies are using biophilic design to better connect building occupants with the natural environment. If you’re looking for insight into the future of store design, this is a must-see.

10:00-10:15 a.m. (EST)
Enjoy a refreshment break in the Regency Rotunda 

10:15-11:00 a.m. (EST)
Merchandising That Sells … Today

Steve Riley, founder of Riley Consulting and former director of furniture and flooring at Nebraska Furniture Mart, sits down with some of the furniture industry’s best merchants to reveal the secrets of successful merchandising in today’s disrupted environment, in a session that’s guaranteed to provide new ideas to apply in your stores … today

11:00 a.m. (EST)
Wrap-up and Adjourn

Bill McLoughlin, Editor in Chief, Furniture Today

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