FMI Midwinter Executive Conference 2022
What is the FMI Midwinter Executive Conference?
Date: January 21st-24th 2022
Location: Hyatt Regency Orlando in Orlando, FL
The FMI Midwinter Executive Conference will focus on innovating and shifting business models through dynamic discussions, networking opportunities, and private trading partner meetings. There will be three functions to this conference that make this a must attend event.
Social Events: There will be an array of social events to attend that will help everyone build stronger connections with industry leaders. These events are tailored to give fun filled face time with peers and collogues who will be instrumental in developing and growing businesses in their industry.
Strategic Executive Exchange: Another key benefit of FMI Midwinter Executive Conference is the Strategic Executive Exchange or SEE program. This program facilitates private meetings between top food retail and wholesale companies and their senior level peers in the supplier and manufacturing communities.
The SEE program looks to advance your business goals through collaboration and foster deeper trading partner connections.
FMItech Program: Lastly, we have the main event, the FMItech Program. This event promotes conversations, explorations, and private exchanges to enhance technological discovery and strategy.
FMItech Program brings together Midwinter attendees who are focused on technology, e-commerce, and automation strategies to create actionable next steps for industry leaders. There will be opportunities to do all these things during the Tech Exchange, Tech Talks, and Tech Sessions.
To learn more about the COVID-19 conference safety protocols, please click here.
The agenda can be found here.
Where can I find Shelf Engine at this event?
If you have the time, please stop by, and say hello because we’d love to meet you! Shelf Engine will be a part of the FMItech program during the Tech Exchange portion. We’ll look to schedule as many direct meetings as we can, so if you’re attending, please set a time to meet with us through the FMItech Scheduler.
The Tech Exchange dates are listed below:
- Friday, January 21st: 1:00pm – 4:30pm
- Saturday, January 22nd: 2:00pm – 4:30pm
- Sunday, January 23rd: 9:30am – 1:00pm
What is Shelf Engine?
Shelf Engine forecasts and orders highly perishable foods for grocers at scale. Using AI, our platform predicts consumer demand with high precision and automates ordering for every SKU, every day, in every store. We simplify grocery operations by automating the purchase orders sent to suppliers and distributors, paying them directly for the products they deliver, and only charging retailers for what they sell. Our performance-based model reduces labor requirements, eliminates inventory risk, and guarantees profit expansion from day one. Launched in 2016, Seattle-based Shelf Engine has more than 200 employees and manages orders for leading retailers at thousands of locations nationwide.