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Satya Nadella To Open NRF 2020 Vision: Retail’s Big Show

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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella will deliver the opening keynote at the 109th annual convention for the National Retail Federation (NRF) in New York City in January.

“At NRF 2020, we’re bringing together the brightest and most influential leaders from around the world who have a clear vision for the retail industry’s future,” NRF President and CEO Matthew Shay said. “Satya Nadella will kick us off with an inspiring session on how Microsoft’s success is built around a purpose-led culture and business model.”

Microsoft has participated in the NRF’s annual convention for more than 20 years and works closely with retailers of all sizes and types around the world to help them digitally transform. From driving the future of grocery with Coles, Kroger and Walmart to reimagining personal health care with Walgreens Boots Alliance and helping Starbucks drive personalized experiences for customers, Microsoft says its solutions across cloud, data, AI, modern workplace, mixed reality and IoT help retailers to deliver on the promise of intelligent retail by better understanding their customers, empowering their employees, enabling an intelligent supply chain and ultimately reimagining their businesses.

Other NRF 2020 Vision speakers will include:

  • Mastercard President and CEO Ajay Banga
  • Hudson’s Bay Co. CEO Helena Foulkes
  • Sam’s Club President and CEO John Furner
  • Crate and Barrel CEO Neela Montgomery
  • Nordstrom Co-President Erik Nordstrom
  • Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives (2015-2019) Paul Ryan

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