Before You Go: Share Your Ideas for Our Idea Exchanges!
As you prepare and pack your bags for Orlando, please help us focus the idea exchange sessions by sharing the questions you are bringing to the conference, the solutions you've found, and the things that are keeping you up at night. View our how-to (PDF) to participate in these vital exchanges of ideas.
About 2017 ASAP Conference
As you know, change has come to the food retail industry. As the industry evolves, all of us must adapt to today's rapidly changing retail environment, and prepare for the industry of the future. Staying just ahead of the curve is vital to the continued success of our industry, our companies, and ourselves.
That's why we're pleased to announce FMI's newly revamped ASAP Conference: the only event for Audit, Safety and Asset Protection professionals in food retail that keeps you ahead of what's next. See who's coming
Previously known as the Asset Protection Conference, the ASAP Conference now includes a focus on ALL the areas most important to protecting your company’s profit.
We know that you have limited time, finite resources, and a need for relevant education and networking that will help you do your job better today. That’s why leaders in food industry audit, safety, and asset protection are building this event for you from the ground up.
Plan to take advantage of:
- Fewer days out of the office
- Improved networking
- Highly focused content
Full Schedule Now Available!
Our agenda is filled with latest trends and information in audit, risk and safety, asset protection and professional development. Visit the Program page for the full schedule. Here are just some of the great sessions in the works:
RISK AND SAFETY
Keynote Speakers Announced!
Dan Thurmon is the author of two books, a renowned speaker, and a recognized expert in delivering peak performances – on stage and in the workplace. As president of Motivation Works, Inc., Dan helps organizations and individuals implement actions plans and move confidently through transitions. He began his performance career at eleven years old, crafting a one-man-show incorporating comedy, juggling and acrobatics. He has also extensively studied Personal Development and developed a unique methodology he teaches to audiences and clients.
New in 2017! Business Appointments
New in 2017! Use the Business Appointment Scheduler to arrange meetings between retailers and exhibiting suppliers and get the most out of your time at ASAP. This new web-based scheduling tool will allow retailers and trading partners exhibiting at ASAP to pre-schedule appointments prior to arriving. With the appointment scheduler, you can:
1) Secure meetings with the business partners most important to your business.
2) Ensure your company is spending its resources on the right events.
3) Improve your productivity while attending the conference.
Note: a link to the scheduler will be sent to you after registration or purchase of a sponorship/booth. Register here (retailers only) or explore sponsorship and exhibitor opportunities to access this new conference feature!
The ASAP Conference is a must-attend event in the retail food industry for executives responsible for:
- Asset Protection
- Loss Prevention
- Risk Management
- Crisis Management
- Cyber Security
- Loss Control
- Internal Audit
- A/P Auditing
- Corporate Controls
See who's coming
Network with the following committed attendees and companies:
Ahold USA/Giant Food
Tops Markets, LLC
Giant Eagle, Inc.
Publix Super Markets, Inc.
Acme Markets & Safeway/Albertson's
The Stop & Shop Supermarket Company
Giant Eagle, Inc.
Wakefern Food Corporation
|Ed Van Fleet
Brookshire Grocery Company
|Eric Van Tongeren
Big Y Foods, Inc.
Ravitz Family Markets
Price Chopper Supermarkets
Asset Protection & Safety Programming
Doug Baker | firstname.lastname@example.org | 202.220.0719
Internal Auditing Programming
Amanda Bond-Thorley | email@example.com | 202.220.0606
Deborah Stewart | firstname.lastname@example.org | 202.220.0828
Ben Quigley | email@example.com | 202.220.0716
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