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The top source for technology education, information and solutions benefitting the convenience and fuel retailing industry.
What is it?

The power of two influential technology events — NACStech and the PCATS Winter Meeting — are combining into an exciting program that delivers thought-provoking information, new ideas and countless opportunities to connect with industry peers. Simply put, if you want to be an IT leader in the c-store industry, this is your event.

Become an innovator in your company.
At THE Tech EVENT, attendees will be introduced to materials that stretch the mind and challenge the conventional wisdom of IT leaders and professionals. World-class content and speakers will provide the competitive advantage you need to stay ahead in the ever-changing landscape of our industry. You'll learn cutting-edge solutions, uncover emerging trends and connect with the best our industry has to offer. Here's just some of the topics we'll cover:
  • Future of innovation
  • Big data
  • HTML5
  • Data security
  • Mobile payments
Who should attend and who will you meet?
THE Tech EVENT is where technology leaders meet to discuss the future of our industry, focus on innovation and collaborate to solve the most pressing challenges we face. It's an easy investment to make for yourself and more importantly, your team. This is a must-attend event for the following retail and supplier professionals:
  • CIO and CTO
  • IT systems directors, managers and support
  • IT procurement and purchasing
  • CEOs for mid- and small-sized companies
  • Operations and marketing leaders
  • Technology supplier partners
All new — the Supplier Exchange.

THE Tech EVENT also features an innovative Supplier Exchange, where convenience and fuel retailers have the ability to connect with the industry's top technology solution providers in a casual and more flexible setting. Suppliers have the opportunity to feature the very latest technology, systems, processes, and tools to help retailers achieve their goals, and at the same time, participate in general sessions and break outs that drive innovation.
Dallas is great — cowboy boots and BBQ!
That's right. Not only do you have the opportunity to become an even more valuable component to your company, but you get to do it in a great place. Dallas is a premier city of the southwest, offering an attractive nightlife, many entertainment options and all of the Texas BBQ you can ask for.

About the hotel...

The Hilton Anatole is a Dallas icon and a destination within itself. It is conveniently located in the Dallas Design District, just north of downtown Dallas, where you'll overlook 45 lush acres with an array of indoor and outdoor facilities.


May 6-10, 2013

Hilton Anatole Hotel
Dallas, Texas

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All About THE Tech Event
Michael Davis, NACS VP of Member Services, explains what it's all about -- and how participants will benefit.