June 2110:30 am–11:00 am
Consumer spending is poised to lift US GDP and play a major role within the Biden Administration’s Build Back Better platform. This fireside chat with Valerie Jarrett, former senior advisor to President Barack Obama (2009-2017), will explore trade impacts, key economic levers, and monetary policy under the new Biden Administration, and how these themes extend to the global stage. In addition, she will provide insights on the complex trade challenges with China amid renewed American globalism and a world leadership role. Currently serving on the boards of Lyft, Ralph Lauren, Walgreens Boots Alliance, Sweetgreen and more, Valerie Jarrett brings a wealth of experience about the intersection of consumerism, retail, and socio-economic policy. Tune in to NRF Retail Converge's opening fireside chat to understand how the retail industry’s influence reaches beyond borders on the path to global economic recovery.