Global retail experts banner list of innovative speakers at 27th NRCE

Published August 11, 2021, 9:00 PM

by MB Technews

27th National Retail Conference and Stores Asia Expo (NRCE) on August 12 via virtual conference

Foreign experts and innovators will impart fresh ideas that will help local retailers in their adjustment to the new normal, including the best and digital ways to navigate through a post-pandemic global retail landscape, at the two-day 27th National Retail Conference and Stores Asia Expo (NRCE) that will start tomorrow (August 12) via virtual conference.

PRA President Rosemarie Bosch Ong

“The Philippine Retailers Association (PRA) brought back the NRCE after a year of absence to help industry players in transitioning to the “new normal”. The NRCE, which will provide retailers unique opportunities through its unparalleled learning sessions and transformative exhibition, is undoubtedly the most relevant retail industry event carefully crafted and organized by retailers, of retailers, for retailers to help businesses successfully launch a retail reboot,” PRA President Rosemarie Bosch Ong, who’s also the SEVP and COO of Wilcon Depot Inc. emphasized.

Opening on its 1st day is the Founder of the Retail Prophet, Best-Selling Author, Retail Futurist and Fortune 100 Business Advisor, Doug Stephens to give us a future-oriented keynote speech on “The Future of Retail: Navigating Through a Post-Pandemic World”. You also wouldn’t want to miss the 2nd day of the NRCE because World Retail Congress Founder and Chairman Ian McGariggle will provide a dynamic keynote speech on “Winning in the New Retail World: How Retailers will emerge stronger from the pandemic.”

“The most influential retailers and industry experts from around the globe are also joining to provide transformative and innovative solutions to adapt in the ever-changing retail landscape, Ong added. Alan Onei’ll, Managing Director of Kara Change Management will give an eye-opening session on “Culture Matters: The four “Must Have” values to supercharge your business, motivating and deep-dive session on “Resilience and Growth from the Pandemic” by Shah Karim, CEO of Saferock as well as a sustainable and conversational session on “Behind the Seams: Fashion with a purpose” by girl bosses from Releve Fashion Raia Gomez (Founder and CEO) and Bea Antonio (Chief Business Officer).

Let us adapt to the new reality together through the 27th NRCE! Register now with your colleagues at, email [email protected] or call the PRA Executive Secretariat at 8687-4180 to 81.

The retail industry event where top retailers converge is proudly sponsored by: Globe Business, PLDT Enterprise, Bench, Wilcon Depot, The SM Store, Robinsons Malls, Entrego, Vasavah Consultancy, The Philippine Star, Springtime Design, BusinessWorld, Media Blitz Group, ANC, Teleradyo, 96.3 WRock, CMG Retail and Facebook.