Schedule at a Glance

Schedule is subject to change

Sessions and events are still being developed, and will be posted here as they are confirmed.

Some sessions that are being worked on include:

  • “Click and Mortar” Omnichannel Workshop
  • The Intersections of Fair Trade, Orphan Prevention, and Human Trafficking
  • All About Trademarks™ – The Basics
  • Engaging with Our Local At-Risk Communities
  • Succession Planning: Transitioning a Fair Trade Enterprise to an Employee Owned Business
  • Fair Trade Products and the Mission of Museum Stores
  • Living Wage Workshop

8:00am – 4:00pm    Expo Exhibitor Setup 

9:00am – 3:00pm    SERRV 75th Anniversary Retailer Summit

  • Brick & Mortar focus for FTF Retailer Members
    • Inventory Management
    • Visual Merchandising
    • Marketing & Promotion
    • Best Practices
    • Break Out Groups

Additional registration fee of $49 is required for this Retail Session. Lunch is included. 

4:00pm – 6:30pm    Fair Trade Expo and Reception

7:00pm – 10:00pm    Fair Trade Federation 30th Anniversary Celebration Dinner and Reception

7:30am – 8:45am    Breakfast Buffet

9:00am – 10:00am    Plenary Session

10:30am – 11:45am    Breakout Sessions

11:45am – 1:00pm    Lunch Buffet

1:00pm – 2:15pm    Breakout Sessions

3:00pm – 6:00pm    Fair Trade Expo and Reception 

(open to non-conference attendee buyers)

6:00pm – 10:00pm    Offsite Events (TBD)

7:30am – 8:45am    Breakfast Buffet

9:00am – 10:00am    Plenary Session

10:30am – 11:45am    Breakout Sessions

11:45am – 1:00pm    Lunch Buffet

1:00pm – 2:15pm    Breakout Sessions

2:30pm – 3:45pm    Open Forums and Small Group Workshops

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