1:30 pm – 2:45 pm

First Timers' Experience

Make the most out of your first PRSM National Conference! We invite all new members and first-time conference attendees to come to this popular gathering to learn about PRSM, meet your peers and to preview programs and activities to help you get the most out of your conference experience.

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Retailer Meet & Greet and Retail Quick Connect Orientation

There is Power in Community! Join this dedicated Retailer-only networking event for light snacks and beverages before Retail Quick Connect Session 1 begins. Gather power pro tips from your fellow peers and PRSM Staff on how to make the right connections. Get to know each other’s needs and expand your peer network.

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
10:45 am – 12:15 pm

Retail Quick Connect - 2 Sessions!

  • Two dedicated sessions on two separate days prior to the exhibition
  • Longer one-on-one time to spend with each retail company
  • Larger room with a more private meeting setting
  • Times monitored to ensure guidelines are enforced

Retail Quick Connect is the most efficient way to tap into the power of one-on-one networking. The event provides timed, short meet and greets for Suppliers to connect with Retailers to discuss their specific needs.

The event places Retail companies in a one-on-one meeting area during TWO 90-minute speed networking sessions. To find out more about Retail Quick Connect and how to sign up, click here.

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome Reception

Included with full conference and full delegate registration.  Individual tickets are available for purchase until 12:00 pm Monday, April 9.

PRSM is known for its Power in Networking! Let’s kick off PRSM2018 with the sounds of Nashville as the best and brightest in the Retail & Restaurant FM industry come together for one of our largest networking events. Reconnect with your peers and ignite new connections to power you up for an incredible conference experience.

  • Outstanding food
  • Refreshing beverages
  • Incredible scenic views of the gorgeous Gaylord Opryland Resort

7:00 am – 8:30 am

Retailer & Supplier Exchange Roundtable and Networking Breakfast

This year, PRSM is bringing retailers and suppliers together for a joint roundtable breakfast event. Come fuel up for your day and spend time meeting with colleagues in a casual, no-pressure environment. It’s an opportunity to meet new colleagues, interact with old acquaintances and learn more about other PRSM members. You’ll have the opportunity to share in roundtable conversations about hot topics in the retail FM industry and learn from your peers in a new, unique way.

7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Closing Event

Come wrap up the conference at our annual closing event, featuring an award-winning Nashville band you won't want to miss. We'll be announcing the entertainment soon! Kick up your heels and share your favorite experiences from the week with old friends and new connections. Enjoy food and drinks as we close out another successful PRSM National Conference. Attendance for the Closing Event is included in full conference registrations. Individual tickets may be purchased until 12:00 pm on Wednesday, April 11.