CDRI is thrilled to feature a combination of highly acclaimed speakers and industry experts on the main stage throughout its power-packed Edge conference. These juggernauts will address everything from leadership insights and emerging trends to the everchanging regulatory landscape. Learn more about what to expect, and keep checking back as we reveal additional details leading up to the event.


To kick off our inaugural event, we’re thrilled to welcome four-time best-selling author and marketing master Kelly McDonald. Considered one of the nation’s top experts in diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I), leadership, marketing and sales to people “not like you,” consumer trends, and leveraging the customer experience, Kelly will wow even the most discerning audiences with her insights and upbeat delivery. Watch the video below to hear more about what she’ll cover.

The keynote speaker presentation is proudly sponsored by:

U.S. COVID-19 Testing Re-Entry Requirement

The CDC requires a negative viral COVID test (PCR or antigen and can be approved at-home/self test) or documentation of recovery for anyone traveling by air to re-enter the United States, including U.S. citizens and legal permanent residents of age two and over, and regardless of vaccination status. Upon check-in at the Hard Rock, attendees can coordinate this testing at the hotel for seamless travel. View details. Complimentary Medical Insurance Protection is also included in your stay.