VRN OUTLET RETAIL CONVENTION
October 1-3

Topics at this year's conference will include how to boost your chain's sales, merchandise your maturing center and make the best hiring decisions.

  • Location: The Rosen Centre, Orlando, Fla.
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

ICSC CANADIAN CONVENTION
October 2-5

Deal-making opportunities and trade exposition for developers and retailers active in Canada.

  • Location: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

ICSC WESTERN DIVISION CONFERENCE
October 2-4

Deal-making opportunities and trade exposition for retailers and developers active in the Western Division states.

  • Location: Palm Springs Convention Center, Palm Springs, Calif.
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

ICSC TOURISM, LEISURE & LIFESTYLE CONFERENCE
October 9-11

Conference addresses the impact of shopping on the travel experience. Featured speakers include John Spencer, founder and president of the Space Tourism Society.

  • Location: Hilton Universal City and Towers, Universal City, Calif.
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

NAREIT ANNUAL CONVENTION
October 10-12

The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts' annual conference and exposition.

  • Location: The Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers, Chicago
  • Contact: 800.3.NAREIT
  • Website: www.nareit.org

NRFTECH RETAIL SOLUTIONS EXPERIENCE
October 14-17

The National Retail Federation's annual tech conference.

  • Location: Morial Convention Center, New Orleans
  • Contact: 800.673.4692
  • Website: www.nrf.com

ICSC SOUTHEAST CONFERENCE
October 15-17

Dealmaking and networking opportunities for developers and retailers active in the states of Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina.

  • Location: Cobb Galleria Centre, Atlanta
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

ICSC FALL MARKETING & MANAGEMENT
October 24-26

Topics addressed at this years conference and exposition will include design, time management and innovative thinking, e-commerce, e-business, economics, demographics and consumer trends.

  • Location: Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

ICSC U.S. SHOPPING CENTER LAW
October 24-27

Conference addresses legal concerns facing developers, ranging from basic lease issues to advanced insurance and indemnity issues.

  • Location: Desert Springs Marriott, Palm Desert, Calif.
  • Contact: 646.728.3800, choose option #1
  • Website: www.icsc.org

VM+SD INTL. DESIGN CONFERENCE
October 28-31

Co-sponsored by the Institute of Store Planners, the conference will offer seminars and exhibitors related to the retail design industry.

  • Location: Disney Contemporary Resort, Orlando, Fla.
  • Contact: Laurie Miller, 800.925.1110
  • Website: www.irdc.com

Please send all Shows & Events press releases to Brannon Boswell, bboswell@primediabusiness.com or (F) 770.618.0117.