What to Expect and Explore

Make the most of your experience! Take advantage of all the special events happening at the 2019 Energy & Store Development Conference. Read below to learn more.


You Bring the Energy, We'll Bring the Fun! Naturally!

Perot Museum of Nature & Science
Tuesday, September 10
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.


The Energy & Store Development Conference is not just for feeding your brain in the hotel. Join us for an evening of entertainment and plenty to eat & drink at the Perot Museum of Nature & Science! Find everything from dinosaurs to diamonds to DNA packed into 5 levels of discovery and adventure, that will inspire any life-long learner. Explore the past, present and future of energy in the energy exhibit, and take a virtual ride deep into earth

Explore and get hands-on in the only Green Globes Certified museum in the United States! We promise lots of fun and some learning too! (Open to 2019 FMI E+SD registered attendees only.)

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Looking for a Unique Interactive Education Experience? Join Our Design & Facilities Tours!

Wednesday, September 11
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. 


Design Tour
Half day tour where attendees visit unique food retail sites throughout the Dallas, TX area. Emphasis will be placed on locations offering unique store design features and enhanced customer retail experience. Breakfast provided. Space is limited and advanced registration is required – specific tour locations announced soon.

Facilities Tour
Half day tour giving attendees a behind the scenes look of facilities in the Dallas, TX area. Emphasis will be placed on locations highlighting new technologies or offering intriguing perspective to engineers, and  facility, energy and refrigeration management professionals. Space is limited and advanced registration is required – specific tour locations announced soon.