2017 Preliminary Agenda

Sunday Agenda

Registration Hours:

8:00am - 9:00pm

Exhibit Hall Hours:

6:30pm - 8:30pm

Session 1: 3:00 - 3:35pm

TRACK 1:

Pitch Contest

Track Room 1

Pitch Contest
Startup Pitch

Sanjit Dang | Investment Director, Intel Capital

TRACK 2:

Global Perspectives

Track Room 2

Global Perspectives
Global Expansion: Taking Your Digital Business International

Charlie Cole | Chief Digital Officer, Tumi

Ryo Ishizuka | Co-Founder & CEO, Mercari

TRACK 3:

Culture & Leadership

Track Room 3

Culture & Leadership
How To Drive Innovation At Both Startups & Large Organizations

Daniel Broukhim | Co-Founder & Co-CEO, FabFitFun Inc.

Mike Edwards | CEO, eBags

TRACK 4:

Retail Insights from Wharton

Track Room 4

Retail Insights from Wharton
Professors of Marketing Discuss Their Research and Findings

Barbara E. Kahn | Patty and Jay H. Baker Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Session 2: 3:40 - 4:15pm

TRACK 1

Pitch Contest
Startup Pitch

Sanjit Dang | Investment Director, Intel Capital

TRACK 2

Global Perspectives
New Frontiers in Retail: Lessons In Operating Outside U.S. Borders

Frederico Trajano | CEO, Magazine Luiza

TRACK 3

Culture & Leadership
Preserving Culture Through Growth & Acquisition

Rob Garf | VP, Industry Strategy, Demandware

Emilie Arel Scott | CEO, Quidsi, An Amazon Company

TRACK 4

Retail Insights from Wharton
Professors of Marketing Discuss Their Research and Findings

Pete Fader | Professor of Marketing, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

Session 3: 4:20 - 4:55pm

TRACK 1

Pitch Contest
Startup Pitch

Sanjit Dang | Investment Director, Intel Capital

TRACK 2

Global Perspectives
Global Venture Capital & Investing

Oliver Rippel | CEO B2C, Naspers

Hans Tung | Managing Partner, GGV Capital

TRACK 3

Culture & Leadership
Workshop: Leadership & Culture in a Digital World

Bernardine Wu | Founder & CEO, FitForCommerce

TRACK 4

Retail Insights from Wharton
Professors of Marketing Discuss Their Research and Findings

David Bell | Author, Professor, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

4:55 - 5:20pm
Break
5:20 - 5:30pm General Session Room
Opening Remarks

Anil D. Aggarwal, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Shoptalk

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Global Content Officer, Shoptalk

Sucharita Mulpuru, Chief Retail Strategist, Shoptalk

Katy Fryatt, Shoptalk Europe, Shoptalk

5:30 - 5:50pm General Session Room
Interview

Michael Evans, President, Alibaba Group

Interviewer

Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director, Fung Global Retail & Technology

5:50 - 6:10pm General Session Room
Interview Interviewer

Dana Telsey, CEO & Chief Research Officer, Telsey Advisory Group

6:10 - 6:30pm General Session Room
Interview

Stephenie Landry, VP, Amazon Prime Now, Amazon

6:30 - 8:30pm
Welcome Reception in Exhibit Hall

Monday Agenda

Registration Hours:

6:00am - 8:00pm

Exhibit Hall Hours:

8:30am - 7:30pm

Tech Tour Hours:

10:00am - 11:00am

1:00pm - 2:00pm

5:00pm - 6:00pm

1-2-1 Meetings:

By invitation or application only
10:00am - 11:00am and 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Peer Dinners:

By invitation or application only
7:30pm - 9:00pm

6:30 - 8:30am
Breakfast
7:15 - 8:15am
Session 1: 8:30 - 9:05am

TRACK 1:

Ecommerce

Track Room 1

Ecommerce
Mobile Commerce & Engagement

Jose Nino | VP of E-Commerce, Digital Marketing, Perry Ellis International

Rob Schmults | SVP eCommerce and CRM, Talbots

Doug Straton | VP, Digital, eCommerce & Data, Unilever North America

TRACK 2:

Physical Retail Goes Digital

Track Room 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
Track Keynote: Store Technology

Michael G Relich | Chief Operating Officer, Crate and Barrel

Steve Rempel | SVP & CIO, Rite Aid Corporation

TRACK 3:

Delivery & Logistics

Track Room 3

Delivery & Logistics
Innovations in Returns

Daphne Carmeli | CEO & Co-Founder, Deliv

Tobin Moore | CEO & Co-Founder, Optoro

David Sobie | CEO & Co-Founder, Happy Returns

TRACK 4:

Research & Market Insights

Track Room 4

Research & Market Insights
Research Presentations

Michael Klein | Head of Industry Strategy - Retail, Adobe

Ken Cassar | Principal Analyst & Vice President, Slice Intelligence

Cara David | Managing Director, YouGov

TRACK 5:

Demos & Announcements

Track Room 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
Session 2: 9:10 - 9:45am

TRACK 1

Ecommerce
New Brand-Retailer Relationships

Neil Ackerman | Director, Global eCommerce, Mondelez

Patrick O'Brien | CEO, Paris Presents Incorporated

Ram Rampalli | Global Head of Content Acquisition, Walmart

Erica Zubriski | VP Sales – Walmart Customer Team Lead, Mattel, Inc.

TRACK 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
Technology Advances in Managing the Store

Rachel Mushahwar | General Manager- Retail, Hospitality, and Consumer Packaged Goods, Intel

TRACK 3

Delivery & Logistics
Evolution of Last-Mile Fulfillment: On-demand, Same-day Delivery & Pickup

Elliot Shmukler | VP & Head of Product, Instacart

Klaus Werner | SVP & Chief Information Officer, Alex Lee Inc.

TRACK 4

Research & Market Insights
Research Presentations

Shawn DuBravac | Chief Economist and Sr. Director of Research, Consumer Techology Association

Marshal Cohen | Chief Industry Analyst, The NPD Group

Michelle Grant | Head of Retailing, Euromonitor International

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
Session 3: 9:50 - 10:25am

TRACK 1

Ecommerce
Evolving Marketplaces

Chad Billmyer | CEO, Panjo

Bob Kupbens | VP, Seller Experience and Global Trust, eBay

Alan Tisch | CEO & Co-Founder, Spring

TRACK 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
The Future of the Shopping Center

Mike Blandina | EVP of Product & Engineering, CTO, Westfield Retail Solutions

Scott Morey | EVP, General Growth Properties

Eric Salo | EVP & Chief Strategy Officer, The Macerich Company

TRACK 3

Delivery & Logistics
Track Keynote: Innovations in Delivery

Jamie Iannone | President & CEO, Samsclub.com, Sam's Club

Bastian Lehmann | Founder & CEO, Postmates

TRACK 4

Research & Market Insights
Research Presentations

Kasey Lobaugh | Principal / Chief Retail Innovation Officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP

John Blackledge | Managing Director, Cowen and Company

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
10:00 - 11:00am
Tech Tour In Exhibit Hall
10:25 - 11:25am
Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
11:15 - 11:25am General Session Room
Opening Remarks
11:25 - 11:45am General Session Room
Presentation

Mindy Grossman, Chief Executive Officer & Director, HSN, Inc.

11:45am - 12:05pm General Session Room
Interview

Devin Wenig, President & CEO, eBay

Interviewer

Jason Del Rey, Senior Editor, Re/code

12:05 - 12:25pm General Session Room
Presentation

Calvin McDonald, President & CEO, Sephora Americas, SEPHORA

12:00 - 2:00pm
Lunch and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
1:00 - 2:00pm
Tech Tour In Exhibit Hall
2:00 - 2:20pm General Session Room
Interview

Brian Cornell, Chairman & CEO, Target

Interviewer

Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director, Fung Global Retail & Technology

2:20 - 2:40pm General Session Room
Presentation

Uri Minkoff, Co-Founder & CEO, Rebecca Minkoff

2:40 - 3:00pm General Session Room
Interview

Marc Lore, President & CEO, Walmart eCommerce U.S., Walmart

Interviewer

Scott Friend, Managing Director, Bain Capital Ventures

Session 4: 3:10 - 3:45pm

TRACK 1:

Ecommerce

Track Room 1

Ecommerce
New Retail Ecommerce Models

Manish Chandra | Founder & CEO, Poshmark

Gautam Gupta | CEO & Co-Founder, NatureBox

Rakesh Tondon | Co-Founder & CEO, LE TOTE

TRACK 2:

Physical Retail Goes Digital

Track Room 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
Measuring Store Shoppers

James Crawford | Founder & CEO, Orbital Insight

Brent Franson | CEO, Euclid Analytics

TRACK 3:

Entrepreneurship & Investment

Track Room 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Disrupting the Retail Value Chain

Morgan Hermand-Waiche | Founder & CEO, Adore Me

JT Marino | Co-Founder, Tuft & Needle

John Tabis | Founder & CEO, The Bouqs Company

TRACK 4:

Changing Consumers

Track Room 4

Changing Consumers
Selling to Millennials

Rachel Blumenthal | Founder & CEO, Rockets of Awesome

Jack Groetzinger | Co-Founder, SeatGeek

Nick Taranto | Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Plated

TRACK 5:

Demos & Announcements

Track Room 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
Session 5: 3:50 - 4:25pm

TRACK 1

Ecommerce
Mobile-Centric Business Models

Chieh Huang | CEO, Boxed Wholesale

Stephan Schambach | Founder & CEO, NewStore

TRACK 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
Interactive Store Technologies

Healey Cypher | Co-Founder & CEO, Oak Labs

Mary Beth Laughton | SVP Digital, SEPHORA

Mohan Ramaswamy | Partner, Strategy, Work & Co

TRACK 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Emerging Direct Business Models

Galyn Bernard | Co-Founder, Primary

Craig Elbert | Co-Founder, CEO, Care/of

Eric Kinariwala | Founder & CEO, Capsule

TRACK 4

Changing Consumers
Transparency & Sustainability

Yael Aflalo | Founder & CEO, Reformation

Stuart McAvoy | Global Director of Supply Chain Optimization and Sustainability, UPS

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
Session 6: 4:30 - 5:05pm

TRACK 1

Ecommerce
Track Keynote: Future of Ecommerce

Mary Lou Kelley | President, Ecommerce, Best Buy

Marc Rosen | EVP and President, Global Ecommerce, Levi Strauss & Co.

TRACK 2

Physical Retail Goes Digital
Track Keynote: Omnichannel Customer Experiences

Faisal Masud | Chief Technology Officer, Staples

John Strain | Chief Digital & Technical Officer, Williams Sonoma Inc.

TRACK 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Content That Drives Commerce

Sebastien Fabre | CEO & Co-Founder, Vestiaire Collective

Katherine Power | Co-Founder & CEO, Clique Media Group

Rachel Tipograph | Founder & CEO, MikMak

TRACK 4

Changing Consumers
Gen Z Panel

Steph Wissink | Senior Analyst, Piper Jaffray Company

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
TBD
5:00 - 7:30pm
Exhibit Hall Reception
5:00 - 6:00pm
Tech Tour In Exhibit Hall
7:30 - 9:00pm
Peer Dinners (by invitation only)

Tuesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

6:00am - 8:00pm

Exhibit Hall Hours:

8:30am - 6:00pm

Tech Tour Hours:

10:00am - 11:00am

1-2-1 Meetings:

By invitation or application only
10:00 - 11:00am and 1:00 - 2:00pm

6:30 - 8:30am
Breakfast
7:15 - 8:15am
Session 1: 8:30 - 9:05am

TRACK 1:

Retail Experiences of the Future

Track Room 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
Virtual & Augmented Reality in Retail

Alice H. Chang | CEO, Perfect Corp

Mark Hardy | CEO, InContext Solutions

Sophie Miller | Head of Shopping Partnerships, Google AR/VR, Google

TRACK 2:

Marketing

Track Room 2

Marketing
Marketing Through Social Platforms

Martin Barthel | Global Head of eCommerce & Retail Strategy, Facebook

Jim Hilt | CMO & EVP eCommerce, EXPRESS

Nic Vu | GM, Adidas Group North America, Adidas Group

TRACK 3:

Entrepreneurship & Investment

Track Room 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Commerce Innovation: Build, Invest or Buy?

J. Skyler Fernandes | Founder & Managing Director, Simon Venture Group

Lila Snyder | EVP & President, Global Ecommerce, Pitney Bowes, Inc.

TRACK 4:

Distributed & Connected Commerce

Track Room 4

Distributed & Connected Commerce
Track Keynote: Enabling Commerce Everywhere

Suja Chandrasekaran | Chief Information Officer, Kimberly-Clark Corporation

Ken Worzel | President, Nordstrom.com, Nordstrom Inc.

TRACK 5:

Demos & Announcements

Track Room 5

Demos & Announcements
Driving Retail Efficiency (pricing, ecommerce platforms)
Session 2: 9:10 - 9:45am

TRACK 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
Artificial Intelligence in Retail

Darin Archer | Director of Product Management, Watson Commerce, IBM

Randy Dean | Chief Business Officer, Sentient Technologies

Amir Konigsberg | Co-Founder & CEO, Twiggle

Matthew Zeiler | Founder & CEO, Clarifai

TRACK 2

Marketing
Building Loyal Communities

Rainer Castillo | Co-Founder, Chubbies

Dana Klein | VP, eCommerce Reebok North America, Adidas Group

Davis Smith | Founder & CEO, Cotopaxi

TRACK 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Product Innovation

Hyungseok Dino Ha | Co-Founder & CEO, Memebox

Ben McKean | Founder & CEO, Hungryroot

Joey Zwillinger | Co-Founder, Allbirds

TRACK 4

Distributed & Connected Commerce
Commerce Through Connected Devices

Bill Lee | VP Smart Home Product Marketing, Samsung

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
To Be Announced
Session 3: 9:50 - 10:25am

TRACK 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
Experiential Retail: Immersive Product Experiences

Peter Fowler | VP of Hospitality + Workspace, West Elm

Gene Han | VP of Consumer IOT and Head of Target’s San Francisco Innovation Office, Target

TRACK 2

Marketing
Brands Take Control

Emily Culp | CMO, Keds

Chris Morton | CEO & Co-Founder, Lyst

Tristan Walker | Founder & CEO, Walker & Company Brands

TRACK 3

Entrepreneurship & Investment
Venture Capital Investing

Aileen Lee | Founder & Managing Partner, Cowboy Ventures

Jeremy Liew | Managing Director, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Brian O'Malley | Partner, Accel

Danny Rimer | Partner, Index Ventures

TRACK 4

Distributed & Connected Commerce
The Future of Social Commerce

Billy May | SVP - Digital, eCommerce, and Corporate Development, Abercrombie & Fitch

Jim Squires | Director of Market Operations, Instagram

Michael Yamartino | Head of Commerce, Pinterest

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
To Be Announced
10:00 - 11:00am
Tech Tour In Exhibit Hall
10:25 - 11:25am
Networking Break in Exhibit Hall
11:25 - 11:55am General Session Room
Presentation

Peter Faricy, VP, Amazon Marketplace, Amazon

11:55am - 12:15pm General Session Room
Interview

Adi Tatarko, CEO & Co-Founder, Houzz

12:15 - 12:35pm General Session Room
Presentation

Jonathan Alferness, VP Product Management, Shopping & Travel, Google

12:30 - 2:00pm
Lunch and Networking in the Exhibit Hall
2:00 - 2:20pm General Session Room
Interview

Kevin Mansell, Chairman, CEO & President, Kohl's

Interviewer

Sucharita Mulpuru, Chief Retail Strategist, Shoptalk

2:20 - 2:40pm General Session Room
Presentation

Peter Szulczewski, CEO & Co-Founder, Wish

2:40 - 3:00pm General Session Room
Interview

Jeff Raider, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Harry's

Andy Katz-Mayfield, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Harry's

Session 4: 3:10 - 3:45pm

TRACK 1:

Retail Experiences of the Future

Track Room 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
(A) Track Keynote

Zach Overton | General Manager, 837 & VP of Experiential Marketing, Samsung Electronics America


(B) Reimagining Retail Destinations

Barry Litwin | CEO, Adorama

JuE Wong | President, Elizabeth Arden Brand, Elizabeth Arden

TRACK 2:

Marketing

Track Room 2

Marketing
CMOs on The Future of Marketing

Tami Mohney | SVP & CMO, Modell's Sporting Goods

Luke Sherwin | Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer, Casper

Oliver Walsh | CMO, Aritzia

TRACK 3:

Merchandising Innovations

Track Room 3

Merchandising Innovations
Emerging B2B Marketplaces

Mona Bijoor | Founder & CEO, Joor

Ronen Lazar | CEO & Co-Founder, INTURN

Ben Zifkin | CEO, Hubba

TRACK 4:

Personalized Commerce

Track Room 4

Personalized Commerce
Personalized Shopping Experiences

Nadia Boujarwah | Co-Founder & CEO, Dia&Co

Anu Penmetcha | VP Omnichannel & Chief of Staff Digital, Hudson's Bay Company

Shanna Tellerman | CEO, Modsy

TRACK 5:

Demos & Announcements

Track Room 5

Demos & Announcements
In-Store Innovation (store solutions)
Session 5: 3:50 - 4:25pm

TRACK 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
Online Goes Offline

Matt Kaness | CEO, ModCloth

Steph Korey | Co-Founder & CEO, Away

Ethan Song | Co-Founder, CEO, and Creative Director, Frank + Oak

TRACK 2

Marketing
Mobile Marketing & Engagement

Michael Haswell | Director, Product Partnerships, Google

Sid Jatia | VP, Omnichannel Digital, Under Armour

TRACK 3

Merchandising Innovations
(A) Track Keynote: Merchandising Innovation

Dave Kimbell | Chief Merchandising and Marketing Officer, Ulta Beauty


(B) Innovative Merchandising Strategies

Andrew Clarke | President Kmart Apparel, Kmart

TRACK 4

Personalized Commerce
Product Customization

Gart Davis | Co-Founder & CEO, Spoonflower

Michelle Lam | Co-Founder & CEO, True&Co.

Kegan Schouwenburg | CEO & Founder, Sols

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
To Be Announced
Session 6: 4:30 - 5:05pm

TRACK 1

Retail Experiences of the Future
Conversational Commerce

Michelle Goad | CEO & Co-Founder, PS Dept.

Josh Jacobs | President of Kik Services, Kik Interactive

Tim Tuttle | CEO & Founder, MindMeld

TRACK 2

Marketing
New Product Discovery Models

Miki Agrawal | Founder, THINX, ICON, TUSHY

Jonathan Jenkins | Founder & CEO, WithMe, Inc.

Mark Walker | CEO, JackThreads

TRACK 3

Merchandising Innovations
Optimizing Retail Value Chain Through Analytics

Eric Colson | Chief Algorithms Officer, Stitch Fix

Thoryn Stephens | Chief Digital Officer, American Apparel

Vijay Subramanian | Chief Analytics Officer, Rent The Runway

TRACK 4

Personalized Commerce
Customer Service & Post-Purchase Engagement

Dan Herman | CEO & Co-Founder, Welcome

Jordy Leiser | Co-Founder & CEO, StellaService

Amit Sharma | CEO, Narvar

TRACK 5

Demos & Announcements
To Be Announced
5:00 - 6:00pm
Happy Hour in Exhibit Hall
8:00 - 10:00pm
Reception at Jewel, Sponsored by Google

Wednesday Agenda

Registration Hours:

6:00am - 11:00am

7:00 - 9:00am
Breakfast
9:00 - 9:10am General Session Room
Final Day Remarks
9:10 - 9:30am General Session Room
Keynote

TBA

9:30 - 9:50am General Session Room
Presentation

Nick Huzar, CEO, OfferUp

9:50 - 10:10am General Session Room
Interview

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

10:10 - 10:30am
Break
Deep Dives
Session 1: 10:30-11:20am

Deep Dives

Track Room 1

Deep Dives
Building Successful Loyalty Programs

Dennis Bauer | SVP & GM, Global Consumer Payments & Loyalty, GAP

Whit Goodrich | CMO, Retail Cards, Synchrony Financial

Jacob King | CMO, Plenti, American Express

Deep Dives

Track Room 2

Deep Dives
Next Generation Personalization

Bryon Colby | SVP, Digital Commerce, Cornerstone Brands

Daniel Neukomm | CEO, La Jolla Group

Deep Dives

Track Room 3

Deep Dives
Working with Influencers

Dave Heath | Co-Founder & CEO, Bombas

Kevin Lavelle | Founder & CEO, Mizzen+Main

Deep Dives

Track Room 4

Deep Dives
Selling on Marketplaces

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

Harvey Bierman | VP eCommerce Technology & Operations, Crocs

Bridget Davies | VP, GM eBay Advertising, eBay

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

Deep Dives

Track Room 1

Deep Dives
Innovations in Consumer Payments

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

Patrick Gauthier | VP, Amazon Pay, Amazon

Spencer Spinell | Director, Emerging Platforms, Google

Deep Dives

Track Room 2

Deep Dives
Responding to Trends

Brendan Cahill | VP, PRH Labs, Penguin Random House

Deep Dives

Track Room 3

Deep Dives
Experiential Marketing: Understanding the Pop-up Opportunity

Shan-Lyn Ma | CEO & Co-Founder, ZOLA Registry

Deep Dives

Track Room 4

Deep Dives
Effective Pricing Strategies

Mike Molitor | SVP - Digital, PetSmart