• FDRA's Global Shoe Sourcing e-Series
    February 22–25, 2021
    Register for exclusive insights & strategy from top shoe executives
    Member-only pricing: $199, $150 early bird. Non-members: $299


    About This Exclusive Summit

    The 2021 Global Shoe Sourcing Summit is a live webinar series and resource center for sourcing, supply chain, compliance and factory executives, directors and professionals, running February 22–25, 2021. The series features leading shoe sourcing executives and experts sharing exclusive insights into how they are changing their business operations as they shift shoe sourcing around the globe. Attendees will get information and insights you cannot find elsewhere—ensuring you understand new opportunities, prepare for what is ahead, and gain new ideas to optimize your sourcing and supply chain operations in new countries. View the series agenda here.


    This special summit will run over 4 days. Each day there will be an interactive webinar featuring shoe execs discussing key countries and hot topics. You will hear new tips, best practices, and what to prepare for in 2021 and beyond related to sourcing, compliance and supply chain management. Attendees will also have access to our sourcing resource center with in-depth data and analysis on global shoe production by country and product type (fashion, athletic, kids, and more), as well as experts sharing key tips. REGISTER NOW


    Who are some of the key speakers sharing strategy and insights?

    Click here to see our amazing speaker line up

    • Ryan Gaither, BillerudKorsnäs
    • Ezra Goldman, Caleres

    • Eric Goldner, Columbia Sportswear

    • Michael Hanrahan, SuperDry International, Ltd.

    • Mike Jeppesen, Wolverine Worldwide

    • Gretchen Jezerc, First Insight

    • Sandeep Khatua, TÜV SÜD America, Inc.

    • Jean-Marc Pedeboy, Stratégies/Romans CAD
    • Darren Glenister, Material Exchange

    • Jeremy MullerApex Logistics
    • Kerry Rasmussen, Farrow
    • Desmond Wong, Steve Madden

    • Luka Odak, Jones & Vining

    • Jeff Leake, Quality Corrections & Inspections


    Contact FDRA to get more info on our speakers, topics, or how this on-demand format works.

  • About the Global Shoe Sourcing e-Series

    Countries we will focus on during this event









    Topics we will cover

    Supply chain traceability

    Digital innovation and automation

    Factory worker issues from wages to working conditions

    What to keep in mind as you shift your sourcing

    Consumer demand impacting factory orders

    New trade issues impacting duty costs

  • How It Works

    Member only pricing: $199, $150 early bird. Non members: $299


    Register for the Event

    Sign up to reserve your spot—Space is limited!


    FDRA will email your event passcode the week prior

    The week before the event, FDRA will email your passcode to access the resource center plus links to join the daily webinar series.


    Access the content

    The day the event launches, you will get full access to the webinar series and all content in the resource center including data, reports, and experts sharing tips.


    Full access for 4 months

    Content, including recordings of the webinars, will remain in place for 4 months following the event to allow you on-demand access to these resources.

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