The latest trends and insights around: retail, technology and hospitality

Thursday, August 8 
The Point at Otterbein University
60 Collegeview Road

For the past 10 years, Retail Summit has cultivated an environment that offers attendees the opportunity to connect with the most innovative companies in the industry ranging from start-ups, emerging leaders and established veterans. This year’s summit at the Point at Otterbein University will allow our panelists to address the most pressing and trending topics focused around: retail, technology, and hospitality.

Retail Summit Features:

Three trending keynote speakers
Fifteen breakouts dedicated to trending topics in retail, technology, and hospitality
Ample networking opportunities with over 400 attendees
A complimentary copy of 2019 Franklin County Retail Report

Ticket Details: 

Chamber Member Ticket – All Day Summit Pass: $199
Non-Member Ticket – All-Day Summit Pass: $249

Summit Pass Includes:

All-Day Coffee + Tea Service
Breakfast, Lunch + Happy Hour
Access to Keynote Presentations, Breakout Sessions + Networking Sessions
Event Branded Laynard + Bag
Chance to Win Prizes During Event
Two Happy Hour Drink Tickets

Deadline for registration is July 31, 2019.
Please feel free to email us with any questions. 

Who Attends

•  Owners, Managers, and Leaders in retail-focused industries
•  Representatives of industries that serve retail
•  Regional economic development officers
•  Leadership with interest in the future of our Region’s retail sector
•  Elected officials and community partners
•  Educators and students

Partner Opportunities

Each year, our partners are connected to the leading minds attending the Summit from retail and supporting industries. Contact Nancy Brantner directly via email or at 614-560-4260 for options that fit your budget and goals.

Download our 2019 Partner Guide here.


7-8 AM: Registration & Breakfast
8-9 AM: Keynote #1
9-9:30 AM: Networking
9:30-10:30 AM: Breakout Session #1 – 5 topics to choose from
10:30-11 AM: Networking
11-12 PM: Breakout Session #2 – 5 topics to choose from
12-12:30 PM: Lunch
12:30-1:30 PM: Keynote #2
1:30-2 PM: Networking
2-3 PM: Breakout Session #3 – 5 topics to choose from
3-3:15 PM: Networking
3:15-4:15 PM: Keynote #3
4:15-6 PM: Happy Hour

Keynote Presenters

Kevin Myers
Donatos Pizza

Dan Manges
Co-founder & CTO
Root Insurance

Breakout Speakers

Check back often for updated speaker information.