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Valerie Casey is the head of design at Walmart, where she leads teams building digital and store experiences for customers and employees. Previously Casey was Chief Product Officer for Samsung’s global innovation arm, and an executive leader at world-renowned design studios IDEO, frog design, and Pentagram. She is the founder of the Designers Accord, the global community of creatives, business leaders, and educators working together on social impact. Casey is a frequent author, moderator, and speaker on design, innovation, and entrepreneurship. Casey was honored as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, and serves on several boards, including the WEF Entrepreneurship Council and the Kleiner Perkins Design Council. She was named: Guru of the Year, Fortune magazine; Hero of the Environment, Time magazine; Master of Design, Fast Company; one of the World's Most Influential Designers, Businessweek. Casey holds a BA from Swarthmore College and an MED from Yale. Valerie is a 2015 Henry Crown Fellow of the Aspen Institute and a member of the Aspen Global Leadership Network.