EXECUTIVE SUMMIT

 
 

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This rate is only open to non-industry spouses/significant others of a paid attendee.
Time
3/13/2019 1:00 PM - 3/15/2019 8:00 AM
3/13/2019 1:00 PM
Join us for a fun-filled dinner and networking event following the Summit opening session!
Time
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
3/13/2019 6:00 PM
Time
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
3/14/2019 5:00 PM

Event Details

Executive Summit 2019

Join us for presentations and conversations with inspirational business leaders and policy makers at the Executive Summit!

Agenda Available

AAFA’s Executive Summit brings together senior level executives from retail, apparel, footwear, and fashion accessory brands for two days of thought-provoking dialogue and networking. Join us for DEMAND + DELIVER! From politics to policy, evolving global value chains, and optimizing online to offline integration, the 2019 AAFA Executive Summit will explore these mission critical topics. 

Hotel reservation information is below. 

Meet the Speakers

Keynotes
Michael Evans
Michael Evans
Alibaba Group
Thomas Kingsbury
Thomas Kingsbury
Burlington Stores
Speakers
Mark Burstein
Mark Burstein
NGC
Kurt Cavano
Kurt Cavano
AAFA Treasurer
Wendy Cutler
Wendy Cutler
Asia Society Policy Institute
Ted Dagnese
Ted Dagnese
lululemon athletica Inc.
Rick Darling
Rick Darling
Global Brands Group
Felix del Toro
Felix del Toro
TechStyle Fashion Group
Xia Ding
Xia Ding
JD.com
Traci Escamilla
Traci Escamilla
Patagonia
John Heilemann
John Heilemann
The Circus on Showtime
Rick Helfenbein
Rick Helfenbein
American Apparel & Footwear Association
Diane Hoskins
Diane Hoskins
Gensler
Marc Karimzadeh
Marc Karimzadeh
CFDA
Steven Kolb
Steven Kolb
CFDA
Steve Lamar
Stephen Lamar
American Apparel & Footwear Association
Mark McKinnon
Mark McKinnon
The Circus on Showtime
John Murphy
John Murphy
U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Matt Smith
Matt Smith
ICIX
Andrew Steven
Andrew Stevens
Award-Winning Journalist and Former Foreign Correspondent for CNN
Ben Ticker
Ben Ticker
RSM US LLP
Pilar Toro
Pilar Toro
Red Wing Shoe Company
Dave Wheeler
Dave Wheeler
New Balance Athletics, Inc.
Morris Wilder
Morris Wilder
Yellow Brand Protection

 

Event Schedule At-a-Glance

Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Board of Directors Meeting
(Board Members/Invite Only) 
 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Registration & Welcome Refreshments
 1:30 - 2:15 PM
Executive Summit Program
 2:15 - 5:00 PM
Opening Dinner
 6:00 - 9:00 PM
Thursday, March 14, 2019  
Executive Summit Program
 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Closing Reception
 5:00 - 7:00 PM
Friday, March 15, 2019  
Departure

*Exact times subject to change

Hotel Details

MGM National Harbor
101 MGM National Avenue
National Harbor, MD 20745

AAFA's room block is now closed. However, there are still rooms available at MGM National Harbor's current published rate. Please click here to make a reservation directly with MGM National Harbor.

Event Sponsorships

Sponsorship opportunities are available for this event. For more information and to select your opportunity, contact Susan Lapetina.

Registration Rates

AAFA Member 

$2800.00

Second person or more from the same member company

$2300.00*

Non-Member

$5000.00

*please note: to receive second person rate, there must be a paid registration at the member rate. If registering multiple people, complete one registration first to see second person rate. For technical difficulties please contact Sarah Vincent
Cancellation Policy: No refunds will be issued after February 25, 2019. Substitutions are allowed.

Contact

Susan Lapetina

When
3/13/2019 1:00 PM - 3/15/2019 8:00 AM
Where
MGM National Harbor 101 MGM National Avenue National Harbor, MD 20745 UNITED STATES