Simplify 2017 at Wynn, Las Vegas | Oct 24 – 26, 2017

Join the Logile team, our customers and retail industry experts for Logile’s second annual user’s conference, Simplify 2017, from October 24 through 26, 2017, to learn more about the proven winning strategies, engineering services and workforce management solutions from Logile that have enabled industry-leading retailers to dramatically improve their operational efficiency, customer service, sales and profitability.

Featured topics will include 5-S workplace organization, efficient work methods, labor modeling, budgeting, forecasting, employee self-service, wall-to-wall labor scheduling, time and attendance, task execution, in-store mobility, change management, and capturing and sustaining benefits.

Simplify will be held at the Wynn, Las Vegas – arguably among the hottest destinations on the strip. Apart from the sessions scheduled during the user conference, there’s room for a lot more indulgence for participants and their spouses / partners alike, at Wynn!

Tee off at Wynn Golf

Nightlife at Wynn

Unwind by the Wynn Poolside

Intrigue Nightclub

Rejuvenate at Wynn Spa

Shop at the Wynn Esplanade

Live Demo Stations will be available throughout the conference.
Dress code: Business casual.

This is a tentative agenda; subsequent updates to this will reflect here on our website and in all event-related future communication.

Monday, Oct. 23

3:00 PM
Simplify Guest Check-In at the Wynn

Tuesday, Oct. 24

8:00 AM
Logile golf outing at the Royal Linx golf course

1:00 PM
Simplify Guest Check-In at the Wynn

5:30 PM
Simplify Welcome Reception

Wednesday, Oct. 25

7:15 AM
Networking Breakfast

7:30 AM
Simplify Conference Opening

7:45 AM
Simplify guest speaker Doug Madenberg: Creating a Listening Culture

9:15 AM
Simplify Keynote Presentation by Senior Vice President of Store Experience Tom Herman from Northgate Gonzalez Markets

10:15 AM
Logile Learning Session: All Mobile Workforce Management

11:00 AM
Retail Leader Presentation by Giant Eagle: Food Safety and Temperature Compliance

12:00 PM
Networking Lunch

12:30 PM
Simplify guest speaker Harold Lloyd: Out and About. Making it Happen

1:30 PM
Logile Learning Session: Mobile Task Management – Compliance and Triggering

2:30 PM
Retail Leader Presentation by Wegmans: The Journey to Simplification – 5-S, Efficient Methods and Labor Standards

6:30 PM
Cocktail and Dinner Party at the Logile Casino

Thursday, Oct. 26

7:15 AM
Networking Breakfast

8:00 AM
Simplify guest speaker Harold Lloyd: Employee Retention Rules

9:00 AM
Logile Learning Session: The Importance of Forecasting Accuracy

10:00 AM
Logile Learning Session: The Centralized Scheduling Journey

10:45 AM
Retail Leader Presentation by Coborn’s: The Impact of Scheduling Effectiveness

12:00 PM
Networking Lunch

1:00 PM
Retail Leader Presentation by Delhaize: The Benefits of Real Time Retail Re-Forecasting

2:00 PM
Logile Learning Session: Logile’s Expanded Vision for Operations Management

3:00 PM
Logile Update: Collaboration Council

4:15 PM
Simplify Closing by Purna Mishra, CEO: The State and the Future of Logile

6:30 PM
Simplify Closing Dinner

Friday, Oct. 27

All Day
Guest Departures for Home

Keynote Speaker #1: Harold C. Lloyd

Although Harold may not be the brightest looking presenter you’ve ever met, he may be the most passionate.  Harold loves the retail and supermarket business; learning from his own experiences and from the experiences of others.  Most of all he loves TEACHING what he has learned.

Harold’s passion for teaching permeates his presentations.  Over the years, he has created 30 top rated seminars and written 4 books.  He has been a featured presenter at the food industry’s most prestigious conventions for almost 30 years.

Harold is a graduate of the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and holds an MBA with honors from the University of Chicago.  He has been the president of a company with 1000 employees and 14 stores and was a franchisee of a 3-unit, award-winning family restaurant group.  Harold is a proud father of 3 and lives in Virginia Beach, VA with his wife, Deanna.

Harold has said, “I’d rather see the audience taking notes than to hear their applause.”  This remark speaks to his intense desire to make a meaningful connection with his audience, which is his ultimate objective.

Topic for Day 1: “Out & About. Making it Happen.”

Topic for Day 2: “ Employee Retention Rules”

Keynote Speaker #2: Doug Madenberg

Doug has led The Retail Feedback Group since 1995.  He consults with organizations across the U.S. to listen and respond to their customers, employees, and supply chain partners.  Doug has been on the forefront of consumer and employee insights in the grocery industry.  He introduced the first automated feedback system specifically for supermarket shoppers and co-developed the Retail Culture Survey, a widely-used norm-based feedback tool for retail, office and distribution employees.  His research has also focused on store manager assessment and development.  Doug has presented survey findings to meetings of the National Grocers Association, the Food Marketing Institute, and the Produce Marketing Association.

Prior to joining Retail Feedback Group as a Principal, Doug was a manager in the Retail Practice of Deloitte Consulting.  He holds MBA and BS degrees from Cornell University in Marketing and Strategic Human Resources.

Topic for Day 1: Presentation title is “Creating a Listening Culture”

Esteemed Industry Experts


Insightful presentations by leaders at some of the largest and most respected retail chains in the world – Coborn’s, Food Lion, Giant Eagle, Northgate, Price Chopper and Wegmans. Others to be announced at the conference.

Vegas offers a wide array of courses for a fantastic golfing experience! Unwind with friends and peers as you tee off on a legendary course in the midst of this beautiful western desert. It’s indeed an experience to remember!

A grand surprise awaits you – try your luck at the exclusive, private Logile Casino @ Wynn and win exciting gifts! Let good times roll at private and exclusive Blackjack, Craps and Texas Hold ‘Em tables – and cash in your chips for a whole lot of gifts from Logile!

1. Guest Fee: $999 per person

Spouses & partners invited, too!

a. Includes conference participation, food, beverage, and entertainment.
b. Spouses/Partners welcome to share in all food, beverages and entertainment at no additional fee.
c. During conference working sessions, guests can unwind at the Wynn or at the many destinations across Vegas for sport and leisure.

2. Travel
Participants are responsible for airfare and taxi to and from the Wynn Resort.

3. Resort Accommodations
Participants are responsible for their resort accommodations, booking and payment.
Click here to register online for Simplify 2017 and book your room/s, or call 1-866-770-7555, and mention Logile Simplify 2017 to book reservations at the deeply discounted rate of just $249/night for a deluxe room.

The Wynn Resort Deluxe Room

INCLUDED AMENITIES (no separate Resort fee)
· Access to the fitness center for two people (a value of $40 per day)
· In-room internet access: four (4) devices per room (a value of $80 per day)
· Unlimited local, domestic long distance and toll free calls
· Access to more than 5,000 national and international digital daily newspapers and magazines
· Priority access to Wynn nightclubs for tickets purchased through Wynn Concierge

at the exclusive Logile Simplify rate of $249/night,
· Three days before the conference (Saturday, Sunday, Monday i.e. Oct. 21-23)
· Three days after the conference (Friday, Saturday, Sunday i.e Oct. 27-29)

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