2018 Footwear Summit


Register Here for the Footwear Industry’s Business Summit on May 3, 2018!


What can you expect from this footwear summit?


Please join 200 footwear executives at this oneday summit on May 3rd in Washington, DC as we explore shifting consumer behaviors and the ongoing retail revolution impacting our industry. Leaders will share insights on how to succeed in an age of consumer chaos – including the use of new technologies and innovations, effectively connecting with shoppers, up-to-the-minute retail data, and emerging fashion trends. The event is also designed with ample networking time.


Last year’s attendees included CEOs and executives from Wolverine Worldwide, H.H. Brown, Steve Madden, Caleres, Deer Stags Concepts, Shoe Carnival, Rack Room Shoes, Zappos, Target, BBC International, Under Armour, Birkenstock, Columbia Sportswear, Clarks, NIKE, K-Swiss, Fila, Jimlar, Payless, and Michael Kors to name just a few…

“This footwear summit is a great way to stay up-to-date on footwear retail trends and innovations that can enhance our operations. It also gives us an up-to-the-minute report on what is happening in Washington so we can prepare for any trade or tax issues that will impact our business.”

– Cliff Sifford, CEO, Shoe Carnival

Confirmed Speakers:

Make sure to register here today to reserve your spot! Seating is limited!


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Thanks to our sponsors!

Please contact apolk@fdra.org if you are interested in sponsoring this event.