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5 ways to take tech at Innovation Hub

If you’re looking for new ways to stay technologically current and on trend, the Innovation Hub at NRA Show 2017 should be one of your first stops in Chicago.

Here’s just some of what awaits you this year:

1. Startup Alley



Stop by and connect with exciting new companies poised to make a big impact on the foodservice industry.

2. Innovation Theater



Check out in-depth research and education sessions on topics that are timely and top of mind. Learn about the buying habits of Generation Z customers, the latest cybersecurity measures for your business and best practices in employee engagement.

3. Social Media Bar



This is the perfect spot to connect with experts who know social media like the back of their hands. They’ll answer your questions on everything on social media, digital marketing, website design, livestreaming and personal tech. Also, try out some cool gadgets, like MIcrosoft HoloLens, VR gear, wearables and other tech toys.

4. TECH Pavilion & Microsoft Digital Transformation center



Here you'll find technology poised to change the way foodservice does business. Explore top-to-bottom tech solutions, such as mobile apps and payment, POS, digital signage and data-driven solutions. Also, learn how mobile apps, front-of-house management tools and smart kitchens can improve your operation.

5. Tech Talks



Unlock the best technological practices and trends
like learning how to use data to create effective marketing communications, increase sales with mobile loyalty apps, the latest voice search and Chatbot technology and automation.

NRA Show 2017 will be held May 20 to 23 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Join us there. Remember, it’s your Show! If you haven’t already, register now.

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