David Morey, the American strategy consultant who was involved in the election campaign of Barack Obama, will be a keynote speaker at the fifth World Footwear Congress, which will be held in Leon, Mexico, on Nov. 24-25. He is the award-winning co-author of “The Underdog Advantage: Using the Power of Insurgent Strategy to Put Your Business on Top.” Other elements of the WFG's program are available on a dedicated website. Miguel Plascencia, president of the WFG's organizing committee, other Mexican officials and the top management of the European Confederation of the Shoe Industry, CEC, took the opportunity to invite shoe industry officials and the press to the convention. They expect more than 500 delegates from 25 countries.