Tools and Tips
NRF is excited to welcome you to the Shop.org community as a 2017 Speaker! Below are resources and FAQs to help you prepare for the event.
Spread the Word
- Post on Facebook and Instagram, or Tweet using #shoporg17
- NRF Media contacts and information
- View the current Shop.org Media List
- Follow & tag ExperienceNRF on Twitter
- Follow & tag NRF on Instagram
- Join the LinkedIn Shop.org Community
- Download and use the Speaker Graphics (right) to promote your speaking engagement
- Download the Speaker Press Kit, which provides examples of emails and socials posts that you can use to promote the event.
Mark Your Calendar: Shop.org Power Hour
Join us for an invitation-only lunch for Shop.org Keynote, Feature Stage and Breakout speakers and members of the press on Tuesday, September 26 from 12:00pm – 1:00pm. Network with your fellow speakers and discuss the latest news and trends within the industry.
Click here to register.
Do I need to reserve my own hotel room?
Yes. Visit the Hotel page to book at the discounted Shop.org rate, subject to availability.
Do I need to register for Shop.org 2017?
No, Shop.org provides speakers with complimentary registration. You will be registered as a speaker and will receive a confirmation email closer to the date of the event.
Where is Shop.org 2017 located?
Los Angeles Convention Center, 201 S. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90015
What A/V equipment is available for my presentation?
All rooms will be equipped with an LCD projector with wide-screen format, wireless lapel microphones, laptop, downstage monitor with presentation slide display only (notes embedded into presentation will not display), countdown clock and wireless clicker. Audience members will wear headsets to hear the speaker on stage – no audio will be projected through an external sound system. A call will be scheduled for each session to discuss the A/V setup in more detail.
Can I review my presentation when I arrive at the Convention Center?
FINAL presentations are due Monday, September 18. Changes cannot be made after this date, nor onsite at the Convention Center. Use the Speaker Ready Room to meet with your fellow speakers and prepare for your session during the following hours.
Monday, September 25 | 1:00pm-5:00pm
Tuesday, September 26 | 7:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday, September 27 | 7:00am - 3:00pm
In September, your Session Lead can schedule an on-site click-through to review your presentation and/or video files in the session room.
How do I submit my presentation?
Draft presentations must be sent to your Session Lead by September 11, 2017
Final presentations must be sent to your Session Lead by September 18, 2017
Interested in having a colleague attend Shop.org to see you speak?
Each Speaker may register a maximum of two (2) colleagues for the event, free of charge. You will receive a registration link to provide to your team. Your colleagues must be registered via the link at least one week prior to the event. Their registration will provide them with access to the entire event, including your session.