Retail Advocates Summit 2024

Retail Advocates Summit

Retail Advocates Summit 2024

The retail industry’s premier advocacy event.

Retail Advocates Summit 2024

July 24-25, 2024
Washington D.C.

The Power of Retail

NRF’s Retail Advocates Summit is the retail industry’s award-winning premier advocacy event that gives retailers a seat at the table to engage lawmakers and share retail’s story. NRF will also honor America’s retail advocates and celebrate the power of retail, together.

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Wednesday, July 24, 2024
  • Advocates arrive
  • Small Business Partner Sessions or Capitol Hill visits for small business attendees
  • RetailPAC Dinner (NRF members only; ticketed event)
Thursday, July 25, 2024
    • 7:30 a.m.
    • Breakfast keynote
    • 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
    • The Retail Experience
    • 2 p.m.
    • Small Business Partner Sessions or Capitol Hill visits for small business attendees
    • 5:30 p.m.
    • America’s Retail Champions Reception
    • 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
    • America’s Retail Champions Awards Dinner

The Retail Experience

July 25, 2024, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
This unique program offers policymakers and their staff an interactive journey through the retail industry, featuring demonstrations and displays by top retailers, technology innovators and Main Street businesses.

The Retail Experience
America's Retail Champions

Win a free trip to Washington, D.C. 

NRF’s America’s Retail Champions program provides a limited number of travel scholarships to attend the 2024 Retail Advocates Summit to small business retailers who have demonstrated exceptional commitment to retail advocacy. 

Attend the Retail Advocates Summit

The Retail Advocates Summit is open to all retailers, NRF members and state retail association affiliates that are passionate advocates for retailers and their workers.  

Registration will open in April 2024. 

Retail Advocates Summit

For questions regarding the Retail Advocates Summit, please contact Meghan Cruz.