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May 30 & 31, 2023 

Hundreds of retailers at

Learn the latest insights on retail’s most critical issues from retailers, global retail visionaries, and solution providers. Expand your network. Meet key retail decision-makers. Bring back winning, actionable sector-specific strategies to your team.

75+ speakers join from across North America and beyond to explores the key issues facing retail leadership including, global economics, inspiring leadership, the latest trends and research, innovative technology and so much more.

Understand Technology
Innovation & Automation
AI’s transformational impact on identifying consumer wants, forecasting demand, simplifying the supply chain, improving marketing effectiveness, and providing more personalized customer experiences.
Experience Immersive Retail
Rediscovering how the true art of retail, where design, creativity and content are breathing a special magic into consumers experiences during this era of technology-driven innovation, is once again driving the bottom-line.
Gain Insights on Research & Data
Harnessing the latest research and data to unlock new insights on changing consumer behaviors in search, consideration, spending and buying habits.
Enhance the Employee Experience
Modern, inclusive and sustainable leadership that engages workforces and builds unstoppable cultures that attract loyal brand ambassadors.

75+ speakers join from across North America and beyond to explores the key issues facing retail leadership including, global economics, inspiring leadership, the latest trends and research, innovative technology and so much more.

RCC STORE 23 Speakers

Kostya Polyakov

Kostya Polyakov

National Industry Leader for Consumer and Retail Practice

KPMG Canada

Santo Ligotti

Santo Ligotti

VP of Member Services and Marketing

Retail Council of Canada

Kerri-Ann Santaguida

Vice President and General Manager of Merchant Services

American Express Canada

Afdhel Aziz

Founder and Chief Purpose Officer

Conspiracy of Love

David Shing

Digital Prophet

Doug Stephens


Retail Prophet

Jan Kestle

President and Founder

Environics Analytics

Jarvis Sam

Founder and CEO

Rainbow Disruption

Jenna Watson

SVP Digital Media


Michele Guimond

Vice President Marketing

Mountain Equipment Co.

Alfredo Tan

SVP and Managing Director

Loblaw Media

Danyal Syed Ali

Head of Consumer and Customer Insights

IKEA Canada

Sean McCormick

Sean McCormick

Data Expert


Eric Morris

Eric Morris

Managing Director and Head of Retail

Google Canada

Matthew Cheung

SVP of Technology & Partnerships


Andrew Grantham

Executive Director and Senior Economist


Christian Bourque

Executive Vice President


Luc Dumont

VP, Consumer Insights


Mark Scanlan

Global Industry Lead


Marilu Gaudio


Chase Payment Solutions Canada

Rob Garf

VP and GM for Retail


Sangeetha Chandru

Chief Practice Officer, Retail


Sebastian Picardo


Holt Renfrew

Michael Zabaneh

VP, Sustainability

Retail Council of Canada

Colleen Martin

Colleen Martin

Chief Revenue Officer


Brenda Fideles

VP, Enterprise Applications

ALDO Group

Ivano Pirro

VP, Sales and Customer Experience

The Source, Bell and Virgin Plus

Ranjeeta Singh

SVP and Head of Advanced Products and Services Group


Stephen Ondrik

Senior Solutions Advisor


Andrew Go

Chief Digital and Data Officer

Staples Canada

Ken Keelor


Calgary Co-op

Jen Burkey

Creative Strategy Director


Matthew Leppanen

Director of Marketing, Advanced Products and Solutions Department


Lisa Hutcheson

Managing Partner

J.C. Williams Group

Greg Neath

VP ISM Business Development

TC Transcontinental

Barry Wildfong

Creative Director In-store Environments

TC Transcontinental

Oscar Bertola

Creative Director Design Studio

TC Transcontinental

Diane Spiridoulias

Professor Visual Merchandising Arts

Sheridan College

Craig Patterson


Retail Insider Media Ltd.

Liza Amlani

Principal and Founder

Retail Strategy Group

Rachel Mielke


Hillberg & Berk

Mike McDowell

Vice President of Loyalty Programs and Partnerships


Amar Singh

Senior Director


Patrik Chavarie

Executive Vice President


Salvatore Pugliese

Senior Director, IT Project Management, and Innovation

Birks Group

Rupen Seoni

Chief Revenue Officer

Environics Analytics

Patrick Wiedeman


Reverse Logistics Group

Lesley Hawkins

Vice President, Retail

Adidas Canada

Roopa Davé

Partner, ESG

KPMG Canada

Karen White-Boswell

Director, External Communications


Gema Rayo

Head of Canada Marketing


Greg Shelly

VP Digital Marketing

Canadian Tire

Cassaundra Laundry

Go to Market Lead, Business Application

Microsoft Canada

Rochelle Ezekiel

Senior Vice President, Digital Retail

Canada Goose

Find answers to your retail & industry questions

With the dozens of curated sessions, networking opportunities, unexpected, breakthrough ideas shared, RCC STORE 23 will re-invigorate your passion for retail and inspire new ways of thinking. 

Connect with Canada's retail network

The RCC STORE Conference gathers retail experts, executives, brands, and their networks to gather and discuss the future of Canadian retail.

Enjoy tasty snacks throughout the day and the buffet lunch which are prepared under the consultation of world-renowned chef Mark McEwan.

Toronto Congress Centre
North Building​, enter from Dixon Road

1020 Martin Grove Rd, Etobicoke, ON M9W 1J1