Path to Purchase Expo

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October 2-4, 2018 | Minneapolis Convention Center | Minneapolis, MN

P2PX Facilitates Relationship Building 

It nurtures an accessible community of like-minded professionals leading the charge to better connect with shoppers along the path to purchase. It's all about making connections and finding new partnership opportunities. It's about celebrating industry thought leaders and collaborating on common challenges and ideas.

P2PI's Women of Excellence Awards & Reception

This honor recognizes marketing, retail, agency and solution provider professionals for their involvement in influencing shoppers along the path to purchase. The four categories of Women of Excellence awards include Collaboration, Innovation, Leadership and Rising Star. The Institute is pleased to partner with the Network of Executive Women (NEW) in support of P2PI’s Women of Excellence Awards. See the nominees.

** Additional ticket required. Purchase ticket(s) when you register for P2PX. **

Design of the Times Awards Reception & Ceremony

The Design of the Times competition celebrates the most effective in-store activations, displays and campaigns of the year. Celebrate the gold, platinum and "Best of the Times" winners as they are announced live from the stage during the awards reception and ceremony. Learn more about the competition at

** Additional ticket required. Purchase ticket(s) when you register for P2PX. **

P2PX Online Networking Community  - Open All Year Long!

Make new connections and track down elusive partnership opportunities as part of the online networking community, available exclusively to attendees before, during and after P2PX via a private, secure, online community. You will be able to:

  • See who's coming to P2PX. 
  • Send direct messages to attendees, speakers or exhibitors.
  • Request meetings.
  • Create your agenda to maximize your time at the event. If you've purchased seminar or symposium tickets, choose the presentations that interest you and add them to your calendar. 
  • See an interactive map of the exhibit floor.
  • View exhibitor profiles to schedule meetings, link to their websites and learn more about their services.
  • Start or join a discussion with other attendees, speakers or exhibitors.

Accessing the Online Networking Community

From your desktop: The P2PX Online Networking Community can be found at After you register, you'll receive an email with a personalized link to access your profile. 

From your phone or tablet: You may also download the app by searching for "Path to Purchase Expo" in the iTunes or GooglePlay stores. If you've used the app for previous shows, be sure to update it in order to see the 2017 information.

The networking opportunities increase with every new registration, so when you receive your welcome email be sure you use your desktop computer to fill out your profile and take advantage of this tool that connects you with every other engaged attendee.