NAMM U Retail

NAMM U is the bread and butter for NAMM members and offers targeted industry education to help members grow their businesses. NAMM U programs include: Retail Boot Camp, NAMM U Breakfast Sessions and NAMM Idea Center sessions.

Retail Boot Camp

Retail Boot Camp is an intensive all-day training for music retailers. At The 2018 NAMM Show, it features two tracks: Sales, Marketing & Websites and Financial Management. Retail Boot Camp is FREE to NAMM members, so register yourself and your staff now. Registration and coffee start at 8:30 am, and Retail Boot Camp runs Wednesday January 24 from 9 am–4 pm. Free lunch included.


NAMM U Breakfast Sessions

Each Morning From 8:30–9:30 am Anaheim Hilton, Pacific Ballroom, Level 2 Free Breakfast Served 8–8:30 am, First Come, First Served.

NAMM’s opening sessions feature big speakers and big-picture ideas, along with free breakfast (first come, first served). Get new insights and inspiration from industry insiders and thought leaders. Early entrance for Blue Note badges from 7:45–8 am.


NAMM Idea Center Sessions

NAMM Idea Center sessions are held every half-hour (unless otherwise noted) during show hours. They deliver proven ideas and how-to tips for music retailers that you can put to use right away.

Thursday, January 25
Friday, January 26
Saturday, January 27
Sunday, January 28