Conference Overview

For 23 years, the Terry J. Lundgren Center Global Retailing Conference has consistently delivered practical information, proven techniques, and groundbreaking ideas that enable individuals and organizations to succeed in the intensely competitive, global marketplace. This conference has become one of the most thought provoking, smart, future focused and engaging events on retailing trends and strategies. This conference features an expert lineup of CEOs, Cutting-edge Retail Technologists, Brand Strategists, and Thought Leaders who share winning strategies, retail trends, and a global outlook. And the most innovative business leaders who share best practices that attendees can apply to their own businesses. You can also download our Fact Sheet on the Conference.

Who Should Attend?

The Global Retailing Conference innovative content attracts global participation from retailers across all levels of industry operations, academicians, and university students interested in first-hand knowledge about industry challenges and opportunities.

Past Attendees

Over 300 retailing professionals, consultants, senior executives, and our "future retail leaders" will attend the Global Retailing Conference this coming April at the fantastic JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa in Tucson. View our list of companies that have attended the Global Retailing Conference!

What is the dress code?

Attendees are encouraged to wear whatever they feel most comfortable in, somewhat along the lines of a business casual. The conference takes place at a beautiful Tucson resort, in the early weeks of April, where guests will be able to experience an average high of 80F, a true enjoyment for the early months of spring.

When do I get my badge?

You will receive your name badge when you sign in at registration the day you attend the conference. This will also include your registration bag.

What does registration include?

Registration for this event includes all meals for the conference beginning 7am Thursday through 1pm Friday, the Global Retailing Conference registration bag, and an opportunity to network with the nation's top industry leaders.

Do I receive confirmation of my registration?

A confirmation email will be sent to you following your registration online.

Cancellation Policy

If your plans change and you cannot attend, you may send a colleague in your place or your registration fee can be transferred to next year's program. Registrations cancelled after March 20 cannot be refunded. A $25 cancellation fee will be deducted for any cancellations after February 1st.

How do I become a Sponsor for this event?

Click our Sponsor link or contact Kimberley Brooke, at 520.626.7952, or

Kim Brooke

Prospective Speakers

Interested in being a speaker or presenter at the conference? Contact Kimberley Brooke to learn more.