2019 Footwear Executive Summit

The Footwear Industry’s Executive Summit
Wednesday–Thursday, April 3–4, 2019
Washington, DC

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Please join 200 footwear executives at this summit April 3–4 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, Steve Madden, Shoes.com, Rack Room, Nike, Farrow, Shoe Carnival, TÜV SÜD, Global Brands Group, RG Barry, Caleres, Port of Long Beach, Apex Logistics, Superdry, Ever Rite, PTC flexplm, Soles 4 Souls, Snap 36, FN, Romans CAD, Off Broadway Shoe Warehouse, SAPICA, SGS, Oracle NetSuite, Impactiva, BBC, and Quality Corrections & Inspections.

Confirmed Speakers

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“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

Thanks to our Sponsors!

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