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The biggest players in retail will be at NRF 2019. Best of all, this list is only getting bigger.

 

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Pano Anthos
Founder and Managing Director
XRC Labs
Chris Baldwin
Chairman, President and CEO
BJ’s Wholesale Club Inc.
Steven J. Barr
Consumer Markets Leader
PwC
Karen Beebe
Chief Information Officer
vineyard vines
Jeff Beer
Senior Staff Editor
Fast Company
David Behen
CIO
La-z-Boy
Chip Bergh
President and CEO
Levi Strauss & Co.
Beck Besecker
Founder and CEO
Marxent
Larry Bohn
Managing Director
General Catalyst
David Bouffard
VP, Corporate Affairs
Signet Jewelers Ltd.
Jill Braff
President
BRIT + Co
Harlan Bratcher
Global Business Development Head, JD Fashion
JD.com
Jen Braunschweiger
VP, Brand Marketing
MM.LaFleur
Ryan Brazelton
Executive Creative Director
Interbrand
Ryan Broshar
Managing Director
Techstars
Tim Brown
Co-CEO and Co-Founder
Allbirds
Stacy Brown-Philpot
CEO
TaskRabbit
Eric Caballero
Vice President and General Manager
The Walt Disney Company
Sara Castellanos
Reporter, CIO Journal
The Wall Street Journal
Manish Chandra
Founder and CEO
Poshmark
Gabrielle Chou
Founder and CEO
Allure Systems
Mark Chrystal
Chief Analytics Officer
rue21
Rachel Cohen
Co-Founder and Co-CEO
SNOWE
Brian Cornell
Board Chairman and CEO
Target Corp.
Alexandre Tadeu da Costa
Founder & CEO
Cacau Show
Katherine Cullen
Director, Retail and Consumer Insights
National Retail Federation
Emily S. Culp
President, Cover FX
KEDS
Healey Cypher
CEO
ZIVELO
David Dancer
CMO
MedMen
Ellen Davis
SVP, National Retail Federation
President, NRF Foundation
Jason Del Rey
Senior Editor, Commerce
Recode
Diane Dietz
President and CEO
Rodan + Fields
Mike Dudas
Founder and CEO
The Block
Jeremy Duimstra
Co-Founder and CEO
MJD
Ray Ehscheid, RDI
Dir., Client Services, Retail and Financial Sectors
IA Interior Architects
Diane Ellis
Brand President - Chico's
Chico's FAS
Marvin R. Ellison
President & Chief Executive Officer
Lowe's Companies, Inc.
Scott Emmons
Director and Founder, Innovation Lab
The Neiman Marcus Group, Inc.
Michael Evans
President
Alibaba Group
Chris Fralic
Board Partner
First Round
Scott Friend
Managing Director
Bain Capital Ventures
James Fripp
Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer
YUM! Brands
Scott Galloway
Founder
L2 Inc, now Gartner L2
Carissa Ganelli
Chief Digital Officer
Subway®
Bala Ganesh
Vice President, Corporate Engineering
UPS
Lindon  Gao
Co-Founder and CEO
Caper
Michelle Garvey
Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer
J. Crew
Jeff Gennette
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Macy's, Inc.
Al Gerrie
Co-Founder and CEO
ZigZag Global
Michael Gilbert
EVP, Product Development
Kohl's
Alex Gourlay
Co-COO
Walgreens Boots Alliance
Michelle Grant
Head of Retailing
Euromonitor International
Dayna Grayson
Partner
New Enterprise Associates
Drew Green
CEO
INDOCHINO
Steve Gutentag
Co-Founder
Keeps
Amy Hall
VP, Social Consciousness
Eileen Fisher, Inc.
Jeff Halverson
VP, Store Operations and New Store Development
Ulta Beauty
David Hardiman-Evans
Senior Vice President, North America
Ocado Group
Chris Hardisty
VP, Retail and Digital
Lacoste
Karen Harvey
CEO, Karen Harvey Consulting Group
Founder, Fashion Tech Forum & INDX
Dave Henderson
President, U.S. Operations
CGI
Emily Heyward
Co-Founder and Chief Strategist
Red Antler
John Hill
CIO and SVP, Planning
Carhartt
Daniel Hodges
CEO
Consumers in Motion Group
Yao Huang
Founder and Managing Partner
The Hatchery
Christine Hunsicker
CEO and Founder
Gwynnie Bee/CaaStle
Shelly Ibach
President and CEO
Sleep Number
Clay Johnson
Executive Vice President and Enterprise Chief Information Officer
Walmart Inc.
Hubert Joly
Chairman and CEO
Best Buy Co., Inc.
Matt Jones
Senior Director, Online and Mobile
The Home Depot
Ira Kalish
Chief Global Economist
Deloitte
Alia Kemet
Director, Creative and Digital Strategy
McCormick and Company
Richard Kestenbaum
Co-Founder and Partner
Triangle Capital
Sharad Kharé
Co-Founder, Documentarian, Digital Journalist, Film Maker
Kharé Communications
Jeremy King
Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Walmart, Inc.
Sucharita Kodali
Vice President, Principal Analyst
Forrester Research
Madhu Konety
Founder and CEO
IceCream Labs Inc
Stephen Kuhl
Co-Founder and CEO
Burrow
Lily Kunin
Founder
Clean Market
Liza Landsman
Venture Partner
New Enterprise Associates
Kate Ross LeBlanc
Co-Founder and CEO
Saje Natural Wellness
Nicole Leinbach Reyhle
Founder
Retail Minded
Adam Levene
Founder and CEO
Hero
Steve Liesman
Senior Economics Reporter
CNBC
Andrew Lipsman
Principal Analyst, Retail and eCommerce
eMarketer
Josh Luber
CEO and Co-Founder
StockX
Rose Marcario
President and Chief Executive Officer
Patagonia Works and Patagonia, Inc.
Rafeh Masood
SVP and Chief Digital Officer
BJ's Wholesale Club Inc.
J Mays
VP and Chief Design Officer
Whirlpool
Todd McClement, SPHR
Director, Talent Acquisition
Kohl's Department Stores
Ian McGarrigle
Chairman
World Retail Congress
Peter McGuinness
Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer
Chobani
Rodney McMullen
Chairman of the Board and CEO
The Kroger Co.
Sarah Miller
SVP, CIO
Neiman Marcus
Rebecca Minkoff
Co-Founder and Creative Director
Rebecca Minkoff
Eileen Mockus
President and CEO
COYUCHI
Nick Molnar
Co-Founder and CEO
Afterpay
Eleanor Morgan
Chief Experience Officer
Casper
Gwen Morrison
CEO, The Americas and Australasia
The Store - WPP
Ken Nisch
Chairman
JGA
Vibhu Norby
CEO and Co-Founder
b8ta
Jamie Nordstrom
President of Stores
Nordstrom, Inc.
John Oberon
President
DecisionMines
Edward H.J. Park
SVP, North America
Guess?, Inc.
Lee Peterson
EVP, Brand, Strategy and Design
WD Partners
Lars Petersson
President
IKEA U.S.
Greg Petro
Founder and CEO
First Insight
Francesco Pinto
International Development Director
Pianoforte Holdings, SpA
Steven Platt
Director and Research Fellow
Retail Analytics Council (RAC)
Rich Roll
Author, Podcast Host, Wellness Pioneer + Endurance Athlete
Rich Roll Entpr., LLC
Tim Rowland
CEO
Badger Technologies
Michael  G. Rubin
Founder and Executive Chairman
Fanatics
Aaron Sanandres
Co-Founder and CEO
UNTUCKit
Shannon Schuyler
Chief Purpose Officer
PwC
Ken Seiff
Managing Director
Blockchange Ventures
Alberto Serrentino
Founding Partner
Varese Retail
Asaf Shapira
Founder and CEO
Mystore-E
Tina Sharkey
CEO and Co-Founder
Brandless
Matthew Shay
President and CEO
National Retail Federation
Emily Sheetz
VP, Strategy Development and Execution
Sheetz
Rod Sides
Vice Chairman and U.S. Leader, Retail, Wholesale and Distribution Practice
Deloitte LLP
Scott Silverman
Co-Founder
GELF
Sukhinder Singh Cassidy
President
StubHub
Joe Skorupa
Editorial Director
RIS News
Amy Smith
Chief Giving Officer
TOMS
Rob Smith
Founder
The Phluid Project
Jostein Solheim
Head of Foods & Refreshment Division, North America
Unilever
Veronika Sonsev
Partner
Chameleon Collective
Edward W. Stack
Chairman and CEO
Dick's Sporting Goods, Inc.
Jon Staff
Co-Founder and CEO
Getaway
Doug Straton
Chief Digital Commerce Officer
The Hershey Company
Kara Swisher
Host, Recode Decode Podcast; Contributor, New York Times; Co-Founder and Editor-at-Large
Recode
Joy Tang
CEO
Markable AI
Carolyn Tastad
Group President, North America, and Executive Sponsor of Gender Equality
Proctor & Gamble
Mark Taylor
Managing Director, Global Lead Customer Engagement
Capgemini Invent
Bindu Thota
VP, Technology
zulily
Susan Tynan
Founder and CEO
Framebridge
Adam Valkin
Managing Director
General Catalyst
Bridget van Kralingen
SVP, Global Industries, Clients, Platforms & Blockchain
IBM Corporation
Karen Voelker
Global Lead, Customer Innovation Network
Accenture
Massimo Volpe
General Manager
Retail Institute Italy
Jason Wachob
Founder and CEO
mindbodygreen
John Wantz
CEO
EVERY*
Deborah Weinswig
CEO and Founder
Coresight Research
Tracey Welson-Rossman
Co-Chair and Co-Founder
Women in Tech Summit
Marjolein Westerbeek
President
Rituals Cosmetics USA
Sara Whiffen
Founder and CEO
rohvi
Eduardo Yamashita
Managing Partner and COO
Group GS& - Gouvêa de Souza
Randy Yang
Senior Director & Head of Corporate Development, Digital Consumer Brands
Walmart eCommerce
Janet L. Yellen
Former Chair, Board of Governors
Federal Reserve System
Heidi Zak
Co-Founder and Co-CEO
ThirdLove
Shelley Zalis
CEO, The Female Quotient and Founder
The Girls' Lounge

Exhibitor Big Ideas Speakers

Jeff Aaron
VP, Marketing
Mist Systems
Greg Alvo
CEO
OrderGroove
John Andrews
CEO
Celect
Jim Barnes
CEO
enVista
Max Beaumont
Business Intelligence Supervisor
Lilly Pulitzer
David Berry
Leader of Business Intelligence
Global Custom Commerce, The Home Depot
John Blackburn
EVP, Sales
DMI
Jami Blake
Director, Voice of Customer
Tiffany & Co
Shelley Bransten
CVP, Global Retail & Consumer Goods
Microsoft
Anthony Bruce
CEO, APT and President, Applied Analytics
Mastercard
Carmen Bryant
Director, US Marketing
Indeed
Linda Bustos
Director, Digital Experience Strategy
Skava
Michael Carrick
US Business Development, Payment Solutions
ACCEO Tender Retail
Bob Cellucci
Vice President
e-Spirit
Rick Chavie
CEO
Enterworks
Rosalind Chevreuil
SVP, HR
Best Buy
Justin Cramer
Global Project Management Director and Co-Founder
ProShip, Inc.
Julie Currie
SVP, Retail Product Leadership
Nielsen
Dr. Munther Dahleh
Professor and Scientist
MIT IDSS
Stefano Damiani
Head of Program Portfolio Management
PUMA
Tomas Diaz
CEO
flexEngage
Mark Dickinson
Head of IT Solutions, North America
SSI Schaefer
Jordan Ekers
Co-Founder and Chief Customer Officer
Nudge Rewards
Sara Elinson
Principal, Transaction Advisory Services
Ernst & Young
Sean Elliott
CTO
HighJump
Tom Erskine
CMO and SVP, Product
One Door
Vivek Farias
CTO
Celect
Jon Feldman
Senior Director, Product Marketing
Skava
Michael Fiato
VP, Customer Experience
Eurest, a Division of Compass Group
Dan Gilmore
CMO
Softeon
Greg Girard
Program Director, WW Retail Intelligent Product Merchandising & Marketing Strategies
IDC Retail Insights
Ara Gopal
Sr. Dir., Consumer Products & Retail
Anaplan
Sebastian Grady
President
Rimini Street, Inc.
Geoff Green
VP, Talent Acquisition
Foot Locker
Indy Guha
VP, Enterprise Marketing
Signifyd
Mayerland Harris
VP, HR
H-E-B
Karen Hinson
Lead Analyst
Chick-fil-A
Sarah Hodge
Director, Brand Relations
True Fit
Ian Holland
Vice President
ACCEO Retail-1
Jim Holland
Director, Sales Capability
PepsiCo
Cynthia Hollen
President USA
eShopWorld
Michael Housholder
Head of Coursa Retail Business
TDK InvenSense
George Howard
IoT Business Architect
CDW
Jeff Huckaby
Global Market Segment Director, Retail and Consumer Goods
Tableau Software
Imran Idrees
Product Marketing Manager
Cisco
Kim Jack
AVP, IT Delivery Merchandising, Sourcing and Marketing
Canadian Tire Corporation
Charles Jackson
President
Pricer Inc.
Lori Jackson
Director, Fulfillment
Dollar Shave Club
Galagher Jeff
VP, Merchandising Operations and Business Analytics
Walmart, Inc.
Satish Kumar
VP, Client Services and Technology
Softeon
Alan Langford
Sr. Dir., Broadcast Communications
JCPenney
Stephen Laughlin
GM, IBM Consumer Industry
IBM Corporation
Francois Laxalt
Sr. Dir., Product Marketing
Tinyclues
Dan Little
General Manager, Retail Marketing North America
Shell
Aaron Locke
Director, Workforce Management and Store Operations
GameStop
Brandon Logsdon
President
Excentus Corp.
Lynn Loignon
Retail Communication Consultant
Loignon Associates
Desikan Madhavanur
EVP and Chief Product Development Officer
JDA Software
Theresa McEndree
VP, Marketing
Blackhawk Network
Graeme McVie
Chief Business Development Officer
Precima
Tobin Moore
Co-Founder and CEO
Optoro
David Moran
Co-Founder
Eversight
Lindsay Nelson
Retail Communications Manager
Lush
Lee Newell
VP, Operations
Design Within Reach
Brett Patrontasch
CEO
Shyft
Jacobo Penide
CEO
Telecon Galicia S.A.
Joel Percy
Chief Strategic Consultant
ciValue
Andrew Perry
Director, Store Operations
Old Navy
Corey Pierson
CEO and Co-Founder
Custora
Steven Platt
Director and Research Fellow
Retail Analytics Council (RAC)
Mike Puzen
Regional Chrome Enterprise Lead
Google
Aaron Pyles
Sr. Director, Retail Operations
Best Buy
Michael Relich
COO
Lucky Brand
Jeff Riley
CEO
Retail Management Hero
April Sabral
VP, Retail Sales and Operations
DAVIDsTEA
Oscar Sachs
CEO
SalesFloor
Nathan Safran
Director, Research
NAPCO Media
Christopher Sater
Chrome Partnerships
Google
Jay Schuren
General Manager, Time Series
DataRobot
Amit Sharma
CEO and Founder
Narvar
Chris Sheehan
VP, Enterprise Success
Applause
Peter Sheldon
Sr. Dir., Strategy
Magento, an Adobe Company
Hari Shetty
SVP, Retail and Digital
Wipro Technologies
Glenn Shoosmith
CEO and Founder
BookingBug
Jon Slangerup
Executive Chairman and CEO
American Global Logistics
Soeren Stamer
CEO and Co-Founder
CoreMedia AG
Mark Steele
CRO
NewStore
Cheryl Sullivan
Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer
Revionics
Matt Talbot
CEO and Co-Founder
GoSpotCheck
Phil Thompson
Industry CTO, Retail
AWS
Mike Tippets
VP, Marketing and Org Development
Hughes Network Systems, LLC
Patrick Tripp
VP, Product Strategy
RedPoint Global
Pranav Tyagi
President and CEO
Tango
Mladen Vladic
General Manager, Loyalty Services
FIS Global
R Ray Wang
Principal Analyst and CEO
Constellation Research
Colin Watts
Consultant, Former CEO
The Vitamin Shoppe
Susie Wee
VP, CTO
Cisco
Steve Wilson
Executive Director, Retail Practice
MarketSource, Inc.
Brendan Witcher
VP and Principal Analyst, Digital Business Strategy
Forrester Research
Melissa Wong
CEO and Co-Founder
Retail Zipline
Bernardine C. Wu
CEO
FitForCommerce
Pini Yakuel
Founder and CEO
Optimove
Guy Yehiav
CEO
Profitect
Chase Zieman
Director, Analytics
Global Custom Commerce, The Home Depot
Mike Zorn
VP, Workplace Strategy
WorkJam
Mark Zygmontowicz
SVP, Business Development
Tango

Cybersecurity Workshop Speakers

Taryn Aguas
Advisory Principal
Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory
Alex Bolante
Managing Director & Consumer Identity Management Leader
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Mary Galligan
Managing Director
Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory
Lauren Heyndrickx
Chief Information Security Officer
J.C. Penney
Kiran Mantha
Principal, Deloitte Advisory, Retail Cyber Risk Services Leader
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Matt Marsh
US and Global Advisory Retail Industry Leader
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Emily Mossburg
Principal and Secure Services Leader
Deloitte & Touche LLP
Ed Powers
US Managing Principal & Cyber Risk Services Leader
Deloitte Risk and Financial Advisory
Mark Tomallo
VP and Chief Information Security Officer
Ascena Retail Group, Inc.
Marc Varner
Corporate VP and Global Chief Information Security Officer
Yum! Brands, Inc.
Sir Rob Wainwright
Senior Cyber Security Partner
Deloitte

Supply Chain Workshop Speakers

Colby Chiles
VP, Delivery
The Home Depot
Jonathan Gold
VP, Supply Chain and Customs Policy
National Retail Federation
Matthew Graham
VP, Supply Chain
Chewy
David Hardiman-Evans
Senior Vice President, North America
Ocado Group
Deanna Kaufman
Manager Solutions, E-Commerce and Retail Vertical
FedEx Solutions
Brian Kilcourse
Managing Partner
Retail Systems Research
Doug McBee
SVP, Sales
American Global Logistics
Alex Sbardella
SVP, Global Innovation
GDR Creative Intelligence
Rick  Schart
SVP, Supply Chain and ECommerce Operations
Stein Mart, Inc.
Eugene D. Seroka
Executive Director
Port of Los Angeles
Jon Slangerup
Executive Chairman and CEO
American Global Logistics

Food and Beverage Technology Workshop Speakers

Maryann Byrdak
CIO and SVP, Information Technology
Potbelly Corporation
Michael Coffey
SVP, Strategic Initiatives
Canteen
Mark W. Davis
VP, Cybersecurity
Sonic Drive-In
Lou Grande
SVP, Information Technology
Red Lobster
Sherif Mityas
Chief Experience Officer
TGI Fridays
Darla Morse
CIO
Inspire Brands