2017 Final Agenda

Wednesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

6:00am - 11:00am

7:00 - 9:00am
Sponsored by:   Simpactful
8:40 - 8:50am General Session Room
Final Day Remarks

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Global Content Officer, Shoptalk

8:50 - 9:10am General Session Room
Executive Discussion: The Future of Retail in the Trump Era

Matthew E. Rubel, Board Member, Hudson's Bay/ HSNi

Brian Dodge, Senior Executive Vice President, Public Affairs, Retail Industry Leaders Association

Gilbert Harrison, Chairman, Financo LLC

9:10 - 9:30am General Session Room
Creating a Disruptive Voice in the Modern Economy


Kristin Patrick, SVP, Global Brand Development, PepsiCo

9:30 - 9:50am General Session Room
Reimagining Local Commerce


Nick Huzar, CEO, OfferUp

9:50 - 10:10am General Session Room
The Changing Grocery Paradigm and Center Store Disruption


Nick Green, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Thrive Market


Laura Heller, Contributor, Forbes.com

Thrive Market
10:10 - 10:30am
Deep Dives
Session 1: 10:30-11:20am

Deep Dives

Track Room 1

Deep Dives
Building Successful Loyalty Programs

Karen Chiarucci | VP of Marketing & Customer Engagement for Payments, Gap Inc.

Whit Goodrich | CMO, Retail Cards, Synchrony Financial

Jacob King | CMO, Plenti, American Express

Aarthi Ramamurthy | Founder & CEO, Lumoid

Ken Fenyo | Head of Consumer Markets, McKinsey Fast Growth, McKinsey & Company (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 2

Deep Dives
Next Generation Personalization

Prama Bhatt | VP, Digital & eCommerce, Ulta Beauty

Bryon Colby | SVP, Digital Commerce, Cornerstone Brands

Daniel Neukomm | CEO, La Jolla Group

Billy May | Senior Advisor, Beanstalk Ventures (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 3

Deep Dives
Working with Influencers

Marco Hansell | Founder & CEO, SPEAKR

Dave Heath | Co-Founder & CEO, Bombas

Daniel Landver | CEO, Digital Brand Products

Kevin Lavelle | Founder & CEO, Mizzen+Main

Lindsey Rupp | Retail Reporter & Co-Host of "Material World", Bloomberg News (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 4

Deep Dives
Selling on Marketplaces

Rico Arrastia | Sr. Director – Wholesale Ecommerce, Levi Strauss & Co.

Seth Beal | SVP, Incubation and Strategic Partnerships, Walmart

Harvey Bierman | VP eCommerce Technology & Operations, Crocs

Bridget Davies | VP, GM eBay Advertising, eBay

Tim Madigan | VP, eCommerce, Tyson Foods, Inc.

Scot Wingo | Executive Chairman, ChannelAdvisor (Moderator)

Session 2: 11:25am-12:15pm

Deep Dives

Track Room 1

Deep Dives
Innovations in Consumer Payments

Sang W. Ahn | VP & General Manager, Samsung Pay, Inc.

Souheil Badran | President & General Manager, Alipay North America, Alipay

Patrick Gauthier | VP, Amazon Pay, Amazon

Spencer Spinnell | Director, Emerging Platforms, Google

Bryan Keane | Managing Director, Senior Payments Analyst, Deutsche Bank (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 2

Deep Dives
Responding to Trends

Brendan Cahill | VP, PRH Labs, Penguin Random House

Mariah Chase | CEO, ELOQUII

Charlie Holmes | VP - Product Development Analytics & Operations, Kohl's

Karen Moon | CEO & Co-Founder, Trendalytics

Weston Gaddy | Partner, Radian Capital (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 3

Deep Dives
Experiential Marketing: Understanding the Pop-up Opportunity

Megan Berry | Founder & CEO, by REVEAL

Melissa Gonzalez | CEO & Founder, The Lionesque Group

Shan-Lyn Ma | CEO & Co-Founder, Zola

Emily Wengert | Group VP, User Experience, Huge (Moderator)

Deep Dives

Track Room 4

Deep Dives
Effective Pricing Strategies

Mike Molitor | SVP - Digital, PetSmart

David Moran | Co-founder, Eversight

Greg Petro | CEO, First Insight

David Moss | Managing Director, PwC (Moderator)