GlobalShop 2018 Registration Now Open

GlobalShop will be held in Chicago March 27-29, 2018.

Registration is now open for the 2018 GlobalShop Tradeshow & Conference, the nation’s largest annual gathering for the retail design and shopper marketing community. Attendees can register here.

GlobalShop takes place March 27-29, 2018 in Chicago at the McCormick Place Convention Center. The GlobalShop 2018 show floor will be open March 27-28 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Show floor hours on Thursday will run 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

“This will be an exciting event, as GlobalShop is headed back to the city that started it all, Chicago,” said Doug Hope, vice president and GlobalShop founder, in a statement. “Our last year in Chicago was a huge success. All indications suggest that 2018 in Chicago will be even bigger. We strongly recommend attendees register early to take advantage of discounted registration and hotel rates.”

The 2018 show will bring a theme of Inspired Retail, designed to showcase the latest design trends and topics in the retail industry. The successful Experience Journey program will be making a return to the 2018 event alongside the new show floor area Design Speaks. Design Speaks is a content-driven, thought leadership hub designed to inspire retailers and brands.

WWD will return to present the GlobalShop keynote speaker, with Madden as the proud sponsor of the curated conference program.

Until Dec. 31, 2017, show floor registration is $30. From Jan. 1 through March 26, 2018, registration will increase to $50 and $70 for onsite registration. A full rate schedule for registration is available on the Attendee Pricing page on