GDR CEO Kate Ancketill to discuss “Retail’s hard reset” at NRF 2021

Nov 25, 2020

We’re delighted to confirm that GDR CEO Kate Ancketill will be giving the retail trends keynote at the NRF’s flagship event for the fourth time in January 2021.

The world’s largest retail conference and expo is being held online for the first time and is being dubbed Virtual BIG Show NRF 2021 Chapter One. With GDR proud to be the official trends keynote partner of the NRF, Kate will be giving a presentation called: Retail’s hard reset: How cataclysmic events accelerate trends, transformation and innovation.


During her keynote Kate will explore future scenarios and models for retail, along with the trends that she believes will accelerate post-pandemic.

Kate says: “The future success of retail depends on imagining and building for the new world – and having the courage to accept what’s gone forever.”


Kate’s keynote will be broadcast on Tuesday 19 January at 12:00pm US east coast time. Click here to find out more.

To read an interview that Kate gave with the NRF to promote her appearance at NRF 2021 Chapter One, click here.

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