The Running Event Announces 2022 Education Program

September 7, 2022

Conference sessions and showroom presentations will provide takeaways for retailers and event management professionals across multiple levels of experience

PORTLAND, Maine (September 7, 2022)/ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – The racing event (TRE), North America’s premier specialty retail trade show and conference, has announced its 2022 educational program. The race event will be held November 29 through December 1 in Austin, TX.

“Our team put together an actionable, relevant and impactful educational program with learning opportunities for all roles and levels spanning the three-day event,” said Christina Henderson, Event Director, The Running Event. . “Attendees can expect to hear new insights from a range of voices and will leave Austin with actionable, actionable takeaways that can be strategically implemented in their businesses.

Taking place on Tuesday November 29, the 2022 Conference Program will feature over 20 sessions, including six 90-minute Deep Dive sessions that will examine some of the biggest challenges facing specialty retail and event management professionals today. New “How To” sessions for owners, managers and sales associates will provide direct, role-specific information, while other sessions will focus on topics covering marketing, professional development, best business practices , diversity, equity and inclusion, sustainability, and more.

As a member of the conference program team, Execution overview Editor-in-Chief Michael Jacobsen helped guide educational focus areas based on his extensive industry experience and network. Jacobsen said, “The 2022 program reflects current industry needs and will provide participants with countless opportunities for continued growth and success, both in business and in careers.

This year’s educational offerings will also extend beyond the conference program, providing free and engaging learning opportunities for all event attendees. Located in the Exhibit Hall, the Boot Camp Theater will host thoughtful and educational presentations from leading organizations and experts.

Register for the race event

You can access all of the above educational opportunities, plus the exhibit hall, networking events, and offsite activities, at a discounted rate by registering for #TRE22 before the Early Bird rate expires. September 30. Click here to join.

About the race event

Launched in 2006, The Running Event (TRE) is the premier trade show specializing in running in North America. Each year it attracts thousands of industry professionals seeking the latest in footwear, apparel, equipment and services. New for 2022, TRE is expanding with Switchback to The Running Event, a dedicated space in the exhibit hall showcasing top outdoor brands. With numerous peer-to-peer learning opportunities, interactive and forward-looking conference programming, and dynamic product demonstrations and discoveries, The Running Event is the must-attend trade show for running specialties at foot and outdoors. For more information, visit

Media Contact:

Genae Salinas

Marketing Manager

Diversified communication

Exhibitor contacts:

Christina Henderson

event director

Diversified communication

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