Event: March 2 - 6 | Trade Show: March 4 - 6 | Dallas, TX
Produced and Hosted by the National Association of College Stores

Keynote and Thought Leader Sessions

Schedule in CAMEX Connect

Keynote Sessions

  • Opening Keynote with Kim Lear

    Founder and Content Director of Inlay Insights, a Social Insights Company

    Friday, March 2 | 10:15-11:45 a.m.
    Omni Dallas Ballroom

  • Saturday Keynote with Jim Neal

    University Librarian Emeritus at Columbia University and President of the American Library Association

    Saturday, March 3 | 10:15-11:45 a.m.
    Omni Dallas Ballroom


Thought Leader Sessions

Discover innovative content from our well-rounded industry thought leaders. Sessions include small group discussions to adapt information and make real-world use of concepts learned.

  • Doug Weich

    [business transformations] Founder & CEO of Sophelle, Vice Chairman of the National Retail Federation’s Associate Member Council
  • Sucharita Mulpuru-Kodali

    [retail strategy] VP, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research

  • Patrick Schwerdtfeger

    [business futurist] Founder of Trend Mastery Inc., and host of the Strategic Business Insights video blog

  • Maxwell Luthy

    [trend foresight] Director of Trends & Insights at TrendWatching

  • Jenny Stanfield

    [storytelling] Director of Sales and Marketing at Engagement Unlimited and Engagement Expert
  • Dr. Josie Ahlquist

    [social media strategy] Researcher, Author, Trainer, and Speaker

  • Amy Hofer

    [textbook affordability] Coordinator, Statewide Open Education Library Services