2024 Agenda

  • Macroeconomics
  • Brand Expansion
23 Apr 2024    – 
How will the Economy and Consumers Continue to Shape the Retail Industry?

A year with potentially the fewest restrictions since 2020, consumers will expect choices in how, when and where they shop. Retailers, who’ve been able to anticipate consumer needs before they are broadly in market and pivot to meet and exceed those needs, will see the strongest results.  Here more on:

  • The impact of macroeconomic landscape on consumer spending. 
  • Exploring growth opportunities by market segments. 
  • An exploration of case studies. 
Natalia Lechmanova Chief Economist Europe, Middle East & Africa, Mastercard Economics Institute
Alpay Akdemir Principal, Mastercard Advisors