Global Retailing Conference Agenda 2017

Listed below are dates and times for scheduled presentations, subject to change. Presentation titles are listed below speaker names and are currently being updated (Feb 2017)
Global Golf Tournament Shotgun Start
Terry J. Lundgren Center Corporate Advisory Board Meeting and Dinner Center Partners Only
Registration and Breakfast
John-Paul Roczniak, President and CEO, University of Arizona Foundation
Terry J. Lundgren, Executive Chairman, Macy’s, Inc.
What's in Store
NRF Executive Committee Panel moderated by Terry J. Lundgren
Mindy Grossman - CEO & Director, HSN
Chris Baldwin - CEO, BJ's Wholesale Club
Matt Shay - President and CEO, NRF
Greg Sandfort - CEO, Tractor Supply
Sarah Quinlan, Senior VP, Market Insights, MasterCard
It's No Longer a Marathon....It's a Sprint! The new Retail
Refreshment Break
Chris Kobus, Vice President of Marketing and eCommerce, Sunglass Hut
Connecting the Digital and Physical Environments
Steve Bratspies, Chief Merchandising Officer, Walmart U.S.
Three Trends Fueling the Future of Retail
Alex Komoroske, Lead Product Manager, Google
Luke Chatelain, West Elm
How technology lowers the friction to enhance the customer experience on mobile
Brian Amkraut, Executive Vice President of Real Estate, Strategy, Store Operations and Services, PetSmart
What’s In Store for Pet Parents
Refreshment Break
Gregg Throgmartin, General Manager, Fabletics
Brick-mining: Using Stores to Drive Digital Decisions
Jeffery R. Sears, Co-founder and former CEO, PIRCH
Retail and the Concept of “Love and Respect!”
Juan Carlos Escribano, Chief Executive Officer, El Palacio de Hierro
Sonoran Sunset Reception and Dinner
Jeff Gennette, President and CEO, Macy’s, Inc.
Re-imagining Macy's
Susan Hart, Global Retail Practice Leader, Spencer Stuart
Angela Ahrendts, Senior Vice President of Retail and Online Stores, Apple Inc.
Community, Culture and Creative Commerce
Refreshment Break
Marla Malcolm Beck, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Bluemercury Inc.
Barry Beck, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Bluemercury Inc.
Startup, Scale-up, Build a Brand
Chris Wantlin, Chief Digital Officer, Global Ecommerce, Ashley Furniture HomeStore
Beck Besecker, Co-founder and CEO, Marxent
AR, VR and Retail: 3D Product Strategies for the Whole Customer Journey
Kendra Scott, Designer, CEO and Philanthropist
Conference Conclusion