Successful companies depend on strong leaders prepared to tackle daunting strategic challenges today and in the future. The Retail CEO Forum helps retail leaders enhance their leadership, strategy, and executives skills to address new growth opportunities for their companies.

Executive sessions are designed to create engaging, collaborative conversations about the issues critical to the growth and success of the retail industry. Experts from across the retail and non-retail space will present on the challenges CEOs are facing, followed by discussion on how these challenges can be changed into opportunities for growth.

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There’s nothing else that I go to that I can get that opportunity to be in an intimate setting, to get to know some of my peers and competitors.

Mary Dillon
  • CEO
  • Foot Locker, Inc.

Featured Speakers Include

Joel Anderson

Joel Anderson

  • President & Chief Executive Officer
  • Five Below, Inc.
Corie Barry

Corie Barry

  • Chief Executive Officer, Best Buy Co., Inc.
  • Incoming Chairwoman, RILA
Mitch Daniels

Mitch Daniels

  • President, Purdue University
  • Former Governor of Indiana & Director, Office of Management & Budget
Brian Dodge

Brian Dodge

  • President
  • RILA
Jimmy Etheredge

Jimmy Etheredge

  • Chief Executive Officer - North America
  • Accenture
Simeon Gutman

Simeon Gutman

  • Managing Director
  • Morgan Stanley & Company Inc.
Dick Johnson

Dick Johnson

  • Chairman, Foot Locker, Inc.
  • Outgoing Chairman, RILA
Katty Kay

Katty Kay

  • Journalist, Author & Broadcaster
  • BBC World News
Alan Murray

Alan Murray

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Fortune Media
Yasmine Nainzadeh

Yasmine Nainzadeh

  • Consumer Sector Head
  • Centenus Global Management
Vishaal Rana

Vishaal Rana

  • Managing Director, Cross Markets Consumer Retail Group, IBD
  • Goldman Sachs
Gene Scalia

Gene Scalia

  • Partner
  • Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Learn about the Executive Leadership Sessions

Executive Leadership Sessions are led by thought leaders in the retail industry. They'll showcase different perspectives, leadership strategies, and a forward-thinking approach followed by in-depth breakout discussions.

Program

Attend the can’t miss event for retail executives!