Design:Retail Network


Global Shop 2016

Experience Defines You

March 23-25, 2016 - vegas, mandalay bay convention center

Networking and Special Events

Welcome Reception
Monday, March 27, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
House of Blues Nightclub

Let’s get GlobalShop 2017 off to a great start with the Shop! Welcome Reception at House of Blues. What a perfect way to connect with industry leaders, colleagues and fellow Shop! members in a casual setting.

design:retail CitySCENE
Date: Monday, March 27, 2017
Time: 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location: Topgolf Las Vegas | MGM Grand Casino & Hotel

Join design:retail at Topgolf’s new flagship property in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Casino & Hotel. Grab your entire team and come meet new people and reconnect with your old industry friends. Just a casual evening of networking and ‘golftainment’!

RSVP to attend!

Women's League Program
Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Time: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location: Mandalay Bay - Meeting Room TBD

The Shop! Women’s League is a community whose members come together to gain career development and pursue growth opportunism while being supported and mentored by other experienced professionals. 


Date: Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Time: 8:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location: Drai’s Beachclub | Nightclub at the Cromwell Boutique Hotel, Las Vegas

In one of Las Vegas’ premier venues, the GlobalShop Opening Night Bash Supporting PAVE returns for a third year, and this is a party you don’t want to miss! The Bash will combine music, food, cocktail, entertainment and Drai’s unrivaled view encompassing the entire Vegas Strip.

Purchase ticket here.

Retail Roundtable 
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Moderator: Alison Embrey Medina, Executive Editor, design:retail Magazine

Presented by:

The Retail Roundtable, presented by Christine Taylor Collection, enables GlobalShop attendees to sit at the same table as a retail VIP and get a first-person account of today’s retail landscape from the retail leaders themselves. Attendees will meet face to face with directors, managers, VPs and SVPs in store design, planning, architecture, construction and visual merchandising, from some of the retail industry’s top brands. List of participating VIP’s will be available at a later date – check back for updates! 


Awards Celebration
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Location: LIGHT Nightclub

Join Shop! as we recognize iconic retail environments and experiences at the annual Shop! Awards Celebration. Winning entries for the Design Awards, OMAs and Global Awards will be honored at the can’t-miss party of the year.  Network with more than 500 of your industry peers.  See you there!