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A View From Walmart: How Retailers are Creating Economic Opportunity

Sunday, January 15
1:15pm
–1:55pm
Hall D, Special Events Hall, Level 1
A View From Walmart: How Retailers are Creating Economic Opportunity

As the largest retailer in the world, Walmart has 2.3 million associates who meet the needs of more than 260 million customers every week. Hear Walmart’s Chief Sustainability Officer, and President of the Walmart Foundation, Kathleen McLaughlin, outline the company’s commitments on workplace mobility, career advancement, and global sustainability efforts.

Learn to:

  • Identify community and global efforts that create shared value for business and society
  • Increase economic opportunity for the retail workforce, for the good of communities and the future of the industry
  • Complement a company’s CSR agenda with its philanthropic giving
Executive Director, Kohl's Center for Retailing
University of Wisconsin-Madison
@uwjerry
Moderator
Chief Sustainability Officer and President
Walmart, the Walmart Foundation