The Ortus Retail Forum

A roundtable discussion for IT leaders within retailers located in New York

Hosted by Intel and The Robin Report, the afternoon is set up to offer a relaxed and intimate forum in which to meet and network with other senior leaders from prominent Retail companies located in NYC.

The topics will be introduced by our expert moderators before being opened out the room of senior attendees.

You can find some pictures and videos from past events on our Instagram:

2:00 – 2:15 pm, Welcome + Overview, Industry update from Robin Lewis, Founder and CEO of The Robin Report

2:15 – 2:30 pm, Intel’s Retail Strategy, News and insights about Intel’s retail innovation vision and strategy pillars

2:30 – 2:45 pm, Retail Landscape and Challenges, A discussion about retail challenges and how we can solve them together

2:45 – 3:30 pm, Roundtable Discussions, Peer-to-peer conversations and ideation on barriers/challenges to tech implementation and which part of your digital transformation is of most concern

3:30 – 3:45 pm, Networking Break

3:45 – 4:30 pm, The New Rules of Retail: Thriving in a Disruptive Marketplace, A frank, unbiased, and opinionated presentation by retail rock star, Robin Lewis

4:30 – 5:00 pm, Use Case Discussions, Exchange ideas on priority use cases for retail’s digital transformation

5:00 – 5:15 pm, Networking Break

5:15 – 5:45 pm, Q&A

5:45 – 6:00 pm, Closing, Get key takeaways from Robin Lewis

6:00 – 6:30 pm, Networking Social Aperitif, Socialize while you enjoy a pre-dinner cocktail

6:30 – 7:15 pm, Wine Tasting + First Course, Enjoy the Sommelier’s curated selection of wines

7:15 – 8:30 pm, Dinner, Savor a five-star dinner with curated wine pairings

Del Frisco’s Grille 

50 Rockefeller Plaza,

New York, NY 10020, USA


The Robin Report. The Robin Report provides insights and opinion on major topics in the retail apparel and related consumer product industries. (

Intel. Leading providers of Smart Retail Technology. (

Robin Lewis – CEO – The Robin Report

Robin is currently the CEO of The Robin Report and RLI Consulting. As well as

Professor at the Graduate School of Professional Studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT).Co-Author of The New Rules of Retail published by McMillan Publishing.

Bradley Corrion – Portfolio Management – Intel

Combine a background in software engineering, many years in silicon product marketing and the bootstrapping of a consumer goods startup, and you get a diverse skill set Brad can apply to any challenge thrown his way.

President, Retail, North America of Calvin Klein

VP, Retail Operations of Michael Kors

SVP, Planning Wholesale at Ralph Lauren

Senior Director, Global Store Operations & Performance of L’Oréal

VP, Digital Operations of Barnes & Noble

Director of Marketing, Store Experience of Gap

CEO & Founder of The Lionesque Group

CEO & Co-Founder of Handy HQ

CEO of Bon Appetite

Founder & Chief Commercial Officer of LISNR

+ other senior retail executives

5th February 2019

Del Frisco’s Grille, 50 Rockefeller Plaza, NYC

To register to attend, please submit your details below.