Shoptalk is where thousands of retail changemakers come together every year to create the future of retail. The Shoptalk agenda covers the latest technologies, trends and business models, as well as the rapid transformation of what consumers discover, shop for and buy—everything ranging from apparel and electronics to beauty and grocery. Shoptalk’s agenda leads the retail industry narrative and promises insights and perspectives not found anywhere else.

Shoptalk’s speakers are industry leaders and innovators from a broad cross-section of companies, ranging from established retailers and brands to innovative new startups and prolific investors. Shoptalk 2022 will also feature brand new Shoptalk Original Content—this includes 100% independent research, data, frameworks, benchmarking studies and visual guides developed in-house by the Shoptalk team.

— Indicates Shoptalk Original Content

Sunday March 27, 2022

Registration Open: 11:00am — 7:00pm

2:00pm — 2:40pm
Session 1
2:00pm — 2:40pm
Session 1

Track 1

Developing Tomorrow's Retail Leaders

Empowering Tomorrow's Women Leaders

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Deepa Gandhi, Founder & Chief Operating Officer, Dagne Dover

Sharonda Weatherspoon, SVP of Retail Stores & Co-Chair for Diversity & Inclusion, Ralph Lauren

Lauren Argenti Rawlings, Managing Director, Technology Practice, ZRG Partners

Jennifer DiPasquale, Co-Founder & President, Women in Retail & Total Retail (Interviewer)

Track 2

Innovative Growth Opportunities

Succeeding at Recommerce and Other Modern Business Models

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Jessica Rolph, Co-Founder & CEO, Lovevery

Niten Kapadia, Managing Director, VIOLET GREY, Farfetch

Gregg Brockway, Co-Founder & CEO, Chairish

Hilary Milnes, Executive Americas Editor, Vogue Business (Interviewer)

Track 3

Global Shopping Experiences

Navigating the Fast-Changing European Retail Market

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Tom Philipson, Founder & CEO, YourStudio

Tanja Dysli, Chief Supply Chain Officer, IKEA

Pablo Daniel, Chief Digital Officer, Alessi

Rebecca Bemhena, VP Content, Shoptalk Europe, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

Track 4

'Shark Reef' Startup Pitch

Startup Pitch

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Cynthia Hollen, Co-Founder & CEO, Mavi

Jonathan Blanco, Founder & CEO, Niftmint

Joy Fan, Founder & CEO, re/tell

Dane Baker, Co-Founder & CEO, EcoCart

Payman Nejati, Co-Founder & CEO, Ownit

Matt Nichols, General Partner, Commerce Ventures (Judge)

Deborah Weinswig, Founder & CEO, Coresight Research (Moderator)

2:45pm — 3:25pm
Session 2
2:45pm — 3:25pm
Session 2

Track 1

Developing Tomorrow's Retail Leaders

Attracting, Developing and Retaining Top Digital Talent

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Anthony Soohoo, EVP, Home Division, Walmart U.S., Walmart

Katia Walsh, SVP & Chief Strategy & Artificial Intelligence Officer, Levi Strauss & Co.

Chris Rupp, EVP & Chief Customer & Digital Officer, Albertsons Companies

Brendan Witcher, VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester (Interviewer)

Track 2

Innovative Growth Opportunities

Track Keynote: New Products and Services to Support Consumer Well-Being

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Tracey Brown, President of Retail Products & Chief Customer Officer, Walgreens

New Products and Services to Support Consumer Well-Being: A Discussion

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Garrett Waggoner, Co-Founder & CEO, Cirkul

Raj Kohli, VP Global R&D, Colgate-Palmolive

Phil Wahba, Senior Writer, Fortune (Interviewer)

Track 3

Global Shopping Experiences

China and the World's Most Innovative Retail Experiences

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Tony Shan, Head of Tmall Global, the Americas, Alibaba

Liyia Wu, Founder & CEO, ShopShops

Connie Chan, General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz

Jordan Berke, Founder & CEO, Tomorrow Retail Consulting (Interviewer)

Track 4

'Shark Reef' Startup Pitch

Startup Pitch

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Leigh Sevin, Co-Founder & CEO, Endear

Ryan Lee, Founder & CEO, Nautical Commerce

Akash Raju, Co-Founder & CEO, Glimpse

Melodie van der Baan, Co-Founder & CEO, Max Retail

David Weissman, Co-Founder & CEO, HumanKind

Neeta Rastogi Singh, Chief Operating Officer, Activant Capital (Judge)

3:30pm — 4:10pm
Session 3
3:30pm — 4:10pm
Session 3

Track 1

Developing Tomorrow's Retail Leaders

Retail CEOs in Conversation: Becoming a Great Leader

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Charlie Cole, CEO, FTD

Christine Day, CEO, The House of LR&C

Jennifer DiMotta, Founder & CEO, Uprisors (Interviewer)

Track 2

Innovative Growth Opportunities

The Investor Perspective on Retail's Biggest Growth Opportunities

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Hans Tung, Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Anna Barber, Partner, M13

Sara Araghi, Partner, Franklin Templeton

Lauren Thomas, Retail Reporter, CNBC (Interviewer)

Track 3

Global Shopping Experiences

The Leading Edge of Retail Innovation in Latin America

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Karen Bruck, Ecommerce VP, Mercado Libre

Antonino Guichard Gonzalez, Chief Digital Officer, Liverpool

Daniel Güell, Chief Digital Officer, Cencosud

Tatiana Perim, Partner, Kearney (Interviewer)

Track 4

'Shark Reef' Startup Pitch

Startup Pitch

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Eric Wimer, Co-Founder & CEO, Returnmates

Kathleen Chan, Founder & CEO, Calico

Mitchell Nikitin, Co-Founder & CEO, Via.Delivery

Lauryn Vaughn, Founder & CEO, ReUpp

Jonathan Attias, Co-Founder & CEO, Sayollo

Diana Melencio, Partner, XRC Labs (Judge)

4:10pm — 4:45pm
Networking Break
4:35pm — 4:45pm
Entertainment (General Session Room)
4:45pm — 4:55pm
Opening Remarks (General Session Room)

Rebecca Sausner, General Manager, Shoptalk

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk

4:55pm — 5:15pm
A Member-Obsessed Approach to Growth (General Session Room)

Kath McLay, CEO, Sam's Club

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

5:15pm — 5:35pm
Disrupting with Technology, Community and Purpose (General Session Room)

JuE Wong, CEO, Olaplex

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

5:35pm — 5:55pm
The Beginning Is Now for Brooke Shields' Community-First Brand (General Session Room)

Brooke Shields, Founder & CEO, Beginning Is Now

Shelly Kapoor Collins, Partner, Sway Ventures (Interviewer)

7:00pm — 9:00pm
Party at The Park

Join thousands of attendees at an outdoor Party at The Park for food, drink, music and networking. Shuttles to and from the location will be provided.

Monday March 28, 2022

Registration Open: 7:00am — 6:30pm
Exhibit Hall Open: 10:30am — 6:30pm

7:00am — 9:00am
Breakfast (Bayside A)
7:30am — 8:15am
Breakfast & Tabletalks (Prescheduled Only)
8:30am — 9:10am
Session 1
8:30am — 9:10am
Session 1

Track 1

Sophisticated Commerce Offerings

Track Keynote: Working Cross-Functionally to Create a Cohesive Shopping Experience

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Cara Sylvester, EVP, Chief Marketing & Digital Officer, Target

Brendan Witcher, VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester (Interviewer)

Matt Baer, Chief Digital & Customer Officer, Macy's

Lauren Thomas, Retail Reporter, CNBC (Interviewer)

Track 2

Cultivating Customer Relationships

New Approaches to Personalization

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Bradford Shellhammer, VP, Buyer Experience & eBay for Charity & GM, eBay New York, eBay

Julie Bornstein, Co-Founder & CEO, THE YES

Nadine Graham, VP Digital Client Experience, Sephora

Mark Abraham, Managing Director & Senior Partner, Boston Consulting Group (Interviewer)

Track 3

Payments and Checkout Innovations

Payments Innovations from Around the World

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Deepa Mahajan, Partner, McKinsey & Company

Brendan Sweeney, Group General Manager eCommerce, Cotton On Group

Adolfo Pittaluga Hahn, CEO, Fpay

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Supply Chain

Sustainable Technology Solutions

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Charlie Ifrah, Co-Founder & Chief Product Evangelist, INTURN

Mike Newman, CEO, Returnity

Andy Ruben, Founder & CEO, Trove

Leonardo Bonanni, Founder & CEO, Sourcemap

Laura Kennedy, Senior Lead Analyst, CB Insights (Interviewer)

Track 5

New Retail Insights and Research

Insights on the Changing Consumer

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Michele Cerullo McCorry, SVP, Behaviorally

Oliver Chen, Managing Director, Head of Retail, New Platforms, Luxury, Cowen

Wendy Wallner, SVP, Client Officer; Retail, Restaurants, Tech, Ipsos

Rebecca Sausner, General Manager, Shoptalk (Emcee)

9:15am — 9:55am
Session 2
9:15am — 9:55am
Session 2

Track 1

Sophisticated Commerce Offerings

Leveraging Omnichannel Data Effectively

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Steve Miller, SVP, Strategy, eCommerce, & Analytics, DICK'S Sporting Goods

Natalie Mackey, Co-Founder & CEO of The Glow Concept, Winky Lux

Edward Park, CEO of Americas & Head of Global E-Commerce, Lovisa

Monisha De La Rocha, Partner, Bain & Co. (Interviewer)

Track 2

Cultivating Customer Relationships

The Latest Customer Loyalty Strategies

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Jon Mandell, SVP of Global Membership & Commerce, WW

Andrea Moore, SVP Digital, E-Commerce & Consumer Insights, NEST New York

Neil Callahan, President, Greats

Ken Fenyo, President, Research & Advisory, Coresight Research (Interviewer)

Track 3

Payments and Checkout Innovations

Simplifying the Ecommerce Checkout Experience

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Benji Shomair, VP, Commerce Business, Meta

Karthik Viswanathan, VP, Digital Product & Customer Experiences, AT&T

Mandeep Bhatia, VP, Global Digital Product & Omnichannel Innovation, Tapestry

Kristin Smith, Managing Director, Deloitte (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Supply Chain

Robotics and Other Fulfillment Technologies

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Donny Salazar, Founder & CEO, MasonHub

Michael Krakaris, Co-Founder, Deliverr

Gautam Narang, Co-Founder & CEO, Gatik

Lior Elazary, Co-Founder & CEO, InVia Robotics

Fermin Caro, Co-Founder & Managing Director, ComCap (Interviewer)

Track 5

New Retail Insights and Research

Insights on the Major Forces Shaping Retail

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Aaron Cheris, Partner, Bain & Co.

Lauren Wiener, Managing Director & Partner, Boston Consulting Group

Lorelei Bergin, VP of Retail Analytics, NielsenIQ

HG O'Connell, Assistant Content Director, Shoptalk (Emcee)

10:00am — 10:40am
Session 3
10:00am — 10:40am
Session 3

Track 1

Sophisticated Commerce Offerings

Product Discovery Experiences that Delight Shoppers

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Leslie Leifer, VP, Enterprise Strategy & Business Development, 1800Flowers.com

Cate Khan, Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Verishop

Ben Kaufman, Co-Founder & CEO, CAMP

Rocquan Lucas, Content Director, Shoptalk (Emcee)

Track 2

Cultivating Customer Relationships

Building Better Customer Experiences Through Data-Driven Insights

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Barkha Saxena, Chief Data Officer, Poshmark

Jim Ferolo, Chief Information Officer, Maui Jim

Jennie Weber, SVP Experience Design & Insights, Best Buy

Vanessa Larco, Partner, New Enterprise Associates (Interviewer)

Track 3

Payments and Checkout Innovations

Track Keynote: Payments and Digital Offerings that Build Shopper Loyalty

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John Strain, Chief Digital & Technology Officer, Gap Inc.

Brendan Witcher, VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester (Interviewer)

Yasir Anwar, Chief Technology Officer & Digital Officer, Williams-Sonoma

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Supply Chain

Click-and-Collect, Curbside and Delivery Technologies

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Nate Faust, Founder, Olive

Emil Davityan, Co-Founder & CEO, Blue Dot

Tom Fiorita, Founder & CEO, Point Pickup

Alastair Westgarth, CEO, Starship Technologies

Bernardine Wu, CEO, FitForCommerce (Interviewer)

Track 5

New Retail Insights and Research

Insights on the Future of Work

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Rob Garf, VP & GM, Retail, Salesforce

Praveen Adhi, Partner, McKinsey & Company

HG O'Connell, Assistant Content Director, Shoptalk (Emcee)

10:40am — 11:10am
Networking Break
11:00am — 11:10am
Entertainment (General Session Room)
11:10am — 11:15am
Welcome Back (General Session Room)

Rebecca Sausner, General Manager, Shoptalk

Katy Fryatt, Launch Director, Shoptalk Europe

11:15am — 11:25am
Shoptalk Documentary Premiere: Retail’s Metaverse Opportunity (General Session Room)
11:25am — 11:45am
Diving Deeper into the Retail Metaverse Opportunity With PacSun (General Session Room)

Brieane Olson, President, PacSun

Joe Laszlo, VP Content, Shoptalk

11:45am — 12:05pm
How Technology Is Transforming the Future of Grocery (General Session Room)

Fidji Simo, CEO, Instacart

Brad Stone, Senior Executive Editor, Bloomberg News (Interviewer)

12:05pm — 12:25pm
Inside ABG’s Winning Playbook for Evolving, Transforming and Reimagining Global Brands (General Session Room)

Jamie Salter, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Authentic Brands Group

Oliver Chen, Managing Director, Head of Retail, New Platforms, Luxury, Cowen (Interviewer)

12:30pm — 2:30pm
Lunch
1:05pm — 2:11pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
2:20pm — 3:00pm
Session 4
2:20pm — 3:00pm
Session 4

Track 1

Groundbreaking Digital Experiences

Seizing the Livestreaming and Shoppable Video Opportunity

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Deborah Weinswig, Founder & CEO, Coresight Research

Bridget Dolan, Global Managing Director of Shopping Partnerships, YouTube

Steve Vranes, CEO, Hot Topic

Track 2

Advances in Merchandising

Advancing Diverse Products and Suppliers

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Susan Viscon, SVP, Corporate Development & Investment, REI

Priya Venkatesh, SVP of Merchandising, Sephora

Loretta Choy, Chief Merchandising Officer, Stitch Fix

Jordyn Holman, Reporter, Bloomberg News (Interviewer)

Track 3

Sustainability

Track Keynote: Sustainable Product and Packaging Innovations

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Stu Landesberg, Co-Founder & CEO, Grove Collaborative

David Feber, Partner, McKinsey & Company (Interviewer)

Sustainable Product and Packaging Innovations: A Conversation

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Michael Natenshon, CEO, Marine Layer

David Feber, Partner, McKinsey & Company (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Operations

Track Keynote: Payments and Checkout Solutions

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Maju Kuruvilla, CEO, Bolt

Stacey Widlitz, President, SW Retail Advisors (Interviewer)

Payments and Checkout Solutions

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Ying Zheng, Co-Founder & President, AiFi

Stephen Pair, Co-Founder & CEO, BitPay

Jordan Gal, Co-Founder & CEO, Rally

Jay Reinemann, Founder & General Partner, Propel Ventures (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Marketing

Measuring Marketing Effectiveness

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Sam Tomlinson, EVP of Strategy & Analytics, Warschawski

Emily Xu, Chief Marketing Officer, Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams

3:05pm — 3:45pm
Session 5
3:05pm — 3:45pm
Session 5

Track 1

Groundbreaking Digital Experiences

Rapid-Fire Analysis: Emerging Digital Technologies that Live Up to the Hype

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Anshu Bhardwaj, SVP, Technology Strategy & Commercialization, Walmart Global Tech

Meera Bhatia, Chief Operating Officer, Fabletics

Liz Bacelar, Executive Director, Global Tech Innovation, Estee Lauder

Chris Walton, CEO, Omni Talk (Interviewer)

Track 2

Advances in Merchandising

DTC Startups: Evolving Roles and Partnerships

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Jordana Kier, Co-Founder, LOLA

Ariel Kaye, Founder & CEO, Parachute

Joe Kudla, Founder & CEO, Vuori

Lisa Wu, Partner, Norwest Venture Partners (Interviewer)

Track 3

Sustainability

Track Keynote: The Regenerative Retailer

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Sonya Gafsi Oblisk, Chief Marketing & Communications Officer, Whole Foods Market

Erin Hiatt, VP of CSR, RILA (Interviewer)

The Regenerative Retailer: A Conversation

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Phoebe Yu, Founder & CEO, ettitude

Pradeep Elankumaran, CEO, Farmstead

Erin Hiatt, VP of CSR, RILA (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Operations

Technologies to Improve Store Operations

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Nitin Mangtani, Founder & CEO, PredictSpring

Melissa Wong, Co-Founder & CEO, Zipline

Mustafa Khanwala, Founder & CEO, MishiPay

Amish Tolia, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Leap

Ken Pilot, Founder, Pilot Ventures & Advisory (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Marketing

Delivering Impactful Purpose-Driven Marketing Campaigns

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Kelly Ravestijn, SVP Strategic Planning, IN CONNECTED Marketing

Regan Ebert, General Manager, Premium Dairy, Danone North America

3:45pm — 4:15pm
Networking Break
4:05pm — 4:15pm
Entertainment (General Session Room)
4:15pm — 4:35pm
Growing Share, Building a Culture and Leading with Purpose: Behind Signet’s Transformation (General Session Room)

Gina Drosos, CEO, Signet

Jeannette Neumann, Reporter, Bloomberg News (Interviewer)

4:35pm — 4:45pm
Shoptalk ATLIS Awards (General Session Room)

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk

HG O'Connell, Assistant Content Director, Shoptalk

4:45pm — 5:05pm
Scaling Resale Experiences for Sustainability and Profitability (General Session Room)

James Reinhart, Co-Founder & CEO, thredUP

Hilary Milnes, Executive Americas Editor, Vogue Business (Interviewer)

5:15pm — 6:15pm
Exhibit Hall Reception
Sponsored by GRIN
5:15pm — 6:21pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
7:30pm — 9:30pm
Retailers & Brands Networking Dinners (Prescheduled Only)

Tuesday March 29, 2022

Registration Open: 7:00am — 6:00pm
Exhibit Hall Open: 9:00am — 6:00pm

7:00am — 9:00am
Breakfast (Bayside A)
7:30am — 8:15am
Breakfast & Tabletalks (Prescheduled Only)
8:30am — 9:10am
Session 1
8:30am — 9:10am
Session 1

Track 1

The C-Suite on Retail's Transformation

The C-Suite in Conversation: Retail's Rapid Transformation

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Ken Worzel, Chief Operating Officer, Nordstrom

Yael Cosset, SVP & Chief Information Officer, The Kroger Co.

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Content Officer, Insider Intelligence (Interviewer)

Track 2

Catering to Today's Consumer

Meeting the Needs of Gen Z Shoppers

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Bart LaCount, VP, Consumer Insights, PepsiCo

Craig Brommers, Chief Marketing Officer, American Eagle

Enrico Frezza, Founder & CEO, Peace Out Skincare

Marcie Merriman, Managing Director, Americas Cultural Insights & Consumer Strategy, Ernst & Young (Interviewer)

Track 3

The Sophisticated Supply Chain

Operating a Global Business in Complex Times

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Josué Muñoz, VP, Global Ecommerce, Global Supply Chain, Colgate-Palmolive

Margaret Breen, Chief Demand Supply Officer, Chalhoub Group

Daren Hull, President, Vera Bradley

Edward Hertzman, Founder & President, Sourcing Journal (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Marketing and Merchandising

Groundbreaking Digital Commerce Technologies: Social, the Metaverse and Beyond

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Rachel Tipograph, Founder & CEO, MikMak

Neha Singh, Founder & CEO, Obsess

Haniff Brown, Founder & CEO, FIT:MATCH

Vincent Yang, Co-Founder & CEO, Firework

Karen Moon, Founder, Node Innovation Ventures (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Ecommerce Technologies and Capabilities

Benchmarking My Ecommerce Capabilities

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Jamie Dooley, Partner, The Partnering Group

Kent Zimmerman, VP, Consumer Technology & Innovation, Shoe Carnival

9:15am — 9:55am
Session 2
9:15am — 9:55am
Session 2

Track 1

The C-Suite on Retail's Transformation

The C-Suite in Conversation: Building a Modern Brand

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Jill Ramsey, CEO, a.k.a. Brands

Christiane Pendarvis, Co-President & Chief Merchant, Savage X Fenty

Jenny Baxter Moser, Managing Director, TSG Consumer Partners (Interviewer)

Track 2

Catering to Today's Consumer

Rapid-Fire Analysis: Understanding Changing Consumer Behaviors

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Hitha Herzog, Chief Research Officer, H Squared Research

Katie Thomas, Head of the Consumer Institute, Kearney

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

Wendy Liebmann, Founder, CEO & Chief Shopper, WSL Strategic Retail (Interviewer)

Track 3

The Sophisticated Supply Chain

Track Keynote: Leaning Into the Local Delivery Movement

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Christopher Payne, President, DoorDash

Brad Stone, Senior Executive Editor, Bloomberg News (Interviewer)

Analyst Perspectives: Technologies Reshaping the Supply Chain

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Lidiya Dervisheva, Partner, Next47

Ashutosh Dekhne, Partner, Ernst & Young

Julian Counihan, General Partner, Schematic Ventures (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Marketing and Merchandising

Product and Merchandising Technologies

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Dan Leahy, Co-Founder & CEO, Maker/Sights

Eytan Daniyalzade, Co-Founder & CEO, Toolio

Kristin Savilia, CEO, JOOR

Fabricio Miranda, Co-Founder & CEO, Flieber

Bernardine Wu, CEO, FitForCommerce (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Ecommerce Technologies and Capabilities

Succeeding with Ecommerce Technology Partners

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Laura Kennedy, Senior Lead Analyst, CB Insights

Ethelbert Williams, Head of eCommerce, US Customer Development, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Health

Lockie Andrews, CEO, RICH Hair Care

10:00am — 10:40am
Session 3
10:00am — 10:40am
Session 3

Track 1

The C-Suite on Retail's Transformation

The C-Suite in Conversation: The Changing Role of the Marketer

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Martine Williamson, Chief Marketing Officer, Revlon

Jenny Campbell, Chief Marketing Officer, Kate Spade

Bob Sherwin, Chief Marketing Officer, Wayfair

Sarah Engel, Chief Marketing Officer & Chief People Officer, January Digital (Interviewer)

Track 2

Catering to Today's Consumer

Track Keynote: Catering to Consumers' Growing Demand for Convenience

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Matt Madrigal, VP/GM Merchant Shopping, Google

Joe Laszlo, VP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

Raghu Mahadevan, SVP & Chief Digital Officer, 7-Eleven

Rebecca Bemhena, VP Content, Shoptalk Europe, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

Track 3

The Sophisticated Supply Chain

Track Keynote: Tactics for Improving Supply Chain Resiliency

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Dennis Mullahy, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Macy's

Phil Wahba, Senior Writer, Fortune (Interviewer)

Track Keynote: Tactics for Improving Supply Chain Resiliency

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Shekar Natarajan, Chief Supply Chain Officer, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc

Michael Rempell, Chief Operating Officer, American Eagle Outfitters, Inc

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

Track 4

Tech Startup Spotlight: Marketing and Merchandising

Marketing and Personalization Solutions

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Purva Gupta, Co-Founder & CEO, Lily AI

Jacob Ross, CEO, PebblePost

Debjani Deb, Co-Founder & CEO, ZineOne

Christian Selchau-Hansen, Co-Founder & CEO, Formation.ai

Sabrina McPherson, Senior Managing Director, Publicis Sapient (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Ecommerce Technologies and Capabilities

Improving the Profitability of My Digital Business

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Jason Goldberg, Chief Commerce Strategy Officer, Publicis Groupe

Jerome Griffith, CEO, Lands' End

10:40am — 11:05am
Networking Break
10:55am — 11:05am
Entertainment (General Session Room)
11:05am — 11:10am
Welcome Back (General Session Room)

Kim Mancuso, VP, Community Development, Shoptalk

Katie Dominesey, SVP, Commercial, Shoptalk

11:10am — 11:30am
Uber's Go Get Bet: Delivering the Future of On-Demand Retail (General Session Room)

Dara Khosrowshahi, CEO, Uber

Emily Chang, Anchor, Bloomberg Technology, Bloomberg News (Interviewer)

11:30am — 11:50am
Driving Scale and Making an Impact with Warby Parker (General Session Room)

Dave Gilboa, Co-Founder & Co-CEO, Warby Parker

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)

11:50am — 12:10pm
The Future of Shopping Is Now: How Digital Marketing Is Reshaping Commerce (General Session Room)

Allan Thygesen, President, Americas & Global Partners, Google

Zia Daniell Wigder, Chief Content Officer, Insider Intelligence (Interviewer)

12:00pm — 2:00pm
Lunch
12:40pm — 1:46pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
1:50pm — 2:30pm
Session 4
1:50pm — 2:30pm
Session 4

Track 1

Elevating the Retail Store

Redefining the Physical Store Experience

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Marc Mastronardi, Chief Stores Officer, Macy's

Antonio Nieves, CEO, Interior Define

Mike LaVitola, Co-Founder & CEO, Foxtrot

Melissa Gonzalez, Founder & CEO, The Lionesque Group, an MG2 Company (Interviewer)

Track 2

The Future of Marketing

Digital Marketing Tactics to Prepare for the Post-Cookie World

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Deb Hannah, SVP Marketing, Shoe Carnival

Suruchi Shukla, VP of Omnichannel Growth Marketing, Tailored Brands

Suzanne Hader, Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Oscar Massin

Erik Huberman, Founder & CEO, Hawke Media (Interviewer)

Track 3

Supply Chain and the Customer Experience

Using Reverse Logistics to Satisfy Customers and Grow the Business

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Irene Quarshie, SVP, Global Supply Chain & Logistics, Target

Michael Barlow, Co-Founder & CEO, Fernish

Rachelle Snyder, Co-Founder & CEO, Arrive

HG O'Connell, Assistant Content Director, Shoptalk (Emcee)

Track 4

Strategic Retail Partnerships and Relationships

Successful Marketplace Strategies

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Holly Briedis, EVP, Chief Digital Officer, Fossil Group

Ashish Grover, Chief Infomation Officer, FALABELLA

Holden Bale, Group VP, Head of Commerce, Huge (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Emerging Ecommerce Opportunities

Understanding the Metaverse: Technologies, Challenges and Opportunities

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AJ Dalal, GVP, Data Strategy & Consulting - North America Lead, Publicis Sapient

2:35pm — 3:15pm
Session 5
2:35pm — 3:15pm
Session 5

Track 1

Elevating the Retail Store

Improving Store Operations with New Tools and Technologies

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Nancy King, SVP, Product Engineering, Target

Scott Perry, EVP Digital Marketing, Jerome's Furniture

Melanie Travis, Founder & CEO, Andie

Steve Dennis, Founder & President, SageBerry Consulting (Interviewer)

Track 2

The Future of Marketing

Engaging Shoppers Through Social Commerce


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Nikita Shetty, Global Head of Retail Strategy & Marketing, Pinterest

Ekta Chopra, Chief Digital Officer, e.l.f. Beauty

Katie Echevarria Rosen Kitchens, Co-Founder, FabFitFun

Sarah Willersdorf, Managing Director, Global Head of Luxury, Boston Consulting Group (Interviewer)

Track 3

Supply Chain and the Customer Experience

Meeting Consumer Demand for Faster Fulfillment and Delivery

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Letitia Webster, SVP eCommerce, Omni Channel & Master Data Mgt., Tractor Supply

Amiee Bayer-Thomas, Chief Supply Chain Officer, Ulta Beauty

Rina Hurst, Chief Business Officer, Shipt

Tony Ward, Retail Leader, Ernst & Young (Interviewer)

Track 4

Strategic Retail Partnerships and Relationships

Creative Retail Partnerships

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Yehuda Shmidman, Chairman & CEO, WHP Global and Toys"R"Us

Guilherme Lebelson, Global VP of DTC & Founder of Ze Delivery, AB InBev

Daniel Stack, VP National Accounts & Strategic Partnerships, Ashley Furniture

Melissa Repko, Retail & Consumer Reporter, CNBC (Interviewer)

Track 5

Workshops: Emerging Ecommerce Opportunities

Leveraging Retail Media Networks Effectively

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Andrew Lipsman, Principal Analyst, Retail & Ecommerce, Insider Intelligence

Todd Hassenfelt, Ecommerce Growth Strategy & Planning Lead, Colgate-Palmolive

3:15pm — 4:30pm
Networking Break
3:20pm — 4:26pm
Hosted Retailers & Brands Program (Prescheduled Only)
4:25pm — 4:35pm
Entertainment (General Session Room)
4:35pm — 4:55pm
Navigating the Dynamic Beauty Industry (General Session Room)

Debbie Perelman, CEO, Revlon

Deborah Weinswig, Founder & CEO, Coresight Research (Interviewer)

4:55pm — 5:15pm
The Retail Zeitgeist: Four Trends Changing the Game (General Session Room)

Krystina Gustafson, SVP Content, Shoptalk

Joe Laszlo, VP Content, Shoptalk

5:15pm — 6:00pm
Exhibit Hall Reception
Sponsored by GRIN
6:00pm — 8:00pm
Shophop (Retailers & Brands Only)
8:00pm — 11:00pm
White Out Beach Concert, Featuring Flo Rida

Join the fun and dress all in white and get ready for retail’s biggest party at the Mandalay Bay Beach Pool.

Sponsored by Scalefast
Sponsored by Cart.com

Wednesday March 30, 2022

Registration Open: 8:00am — 11:00am

8:00am — 9:00am
Breakfast (Mandalay Ballroom D)
8:45am — 9:45am
Session 1
8:45am — 9:45am
Session 1

Track 1

Deep Dive: Spotlight on Retail Verticals

Thriving in the Fast-Changing Grocery Environment

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Anshuman Taneja, SVP, Product & Customer Experience, Peapod Digital Labs, an Ahold Delhaize company

Abhi Ramesh, Founder & CEO, Misfits Market

Andrea Steele, Head of Digital Marketing & Operations, The Hershey Company

Gary Hawkins, Founder & CEO, Center for Advancing Retail and Technology (CART) (Interviewer)

Track 2

Deep Dive: Marketing and Brand-Building

Using Influencers Effectively

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Elysa Walk, Chief Business Officer, Burton Snowboards

Lisa Lesman, VP, Global Marketing, Coach

Rich Fulop, Founder & CEO, Brooklinen

Kendra Bracken-Ferguson, Founder, BrainTrust (Interviewer)

Track 3

Deep Dive: Designing Tomorrow's Retail Experiences

From Experimentation to Mass Adoption: Trending Technologies and their Potential to Transform Retail

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Jordan Berke, Founder & CEO, Tomorrow Retail Consulting

Courtney Kissler, Chief Technology Officer, Zulily

Anne Mezzenga, Co-CEO, Omni Talk (Interviewer)

9:50am — 10:50am
Session 2
9:50am — 10:50am
Session 2

Track 1

Deep Dive: Spotlight on Retail Verticals

Catering to the New Beauty Consumer

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Nicole Williams, Head of Creative & Communications, HEADQUARTERS, a Harry's, Inc. brand

Jon Shanahan, Co-Founder & Chief Marketing Officer, Stryx

Magali Berville, VP Ecommerce & Digital Marketing, FEKKAI

Tatiana Perim, Partner, Kearney (Interviewer)

Track 2

Deep Dive: Marketing and Brand-Building

Redefining Experiential Marketing: Exploring Opportunities Across Physical, Digital and the Metaverse

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Eva Press, VP, Global Business Group, Meta

Heather Bennett, EVP, Marketing & eCommerce, Michaels Stores

Winston Fisher, CEO, AREA15

Nikki Mendonça, Global Managing Director, Accenture (Interviewer)

Track 3

Deep Dive: Designing Tomorrow's Retail Experiences

Innovation Strategies: Conceiving and Scaling Disruptive Ideas

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Anna Farberov, GM PepsiCo Labs, Global Venture & Innovation, PepsiCo

Anddria Clack-Rogers Varnado, VP & GM, Consumer Business, Kohler Co.

Roxanne Barretto Iyer, VP, Consumer Engagement, Clinique

Nick Kaplan, Chief Growth & Innovation Officer, The Saadia Group

Cathy Leonhardt, Managing Director, Co-Head Consumer Retail, Solomon Partners (Interviewer)

10:55am — 11:55am
Session 3
10:55am — 11:55am
Session 3

Track 1

Deep Dive: Spotlight on Retail Verticals

Winning Over Apparel Shoppers

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David J. Katz, EVP & Chief Marketing Officer, Randa Apparel & Accessories

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

Brian Berger, Founder & CEO, Mack Weldon

Melissa Repko, Retail & Consumer Reporter, CNBC (Interviewer)

Track 2

Deep Dive: Marketing and Brand-Building

Building a Strong Brand Community

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Brian Beitler, Chief Marketing Officer, QVC US & HSN, Qurate Retail Group

Matt Cleary, Head of Retail & eCommerce, Global Business Solutions, TikTok

Mary Beth Trypus, Chief Revenue Officer, Vera Bradley; Co-Founder, goodMRKT, Vera Bradley

Ed Labay, SVP GMM Merchandise, Marketing & Licensing, Hot Topic

Veronika Sonsev, Co-Founder, CommerceNext (Interviewer)

Track 3

Deep Dive: Designing Tomorrow's Retail Experiences

Key Takeaways from Shoptalk 2022

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Marie Driscoll, Managing Director, Coresight Research

Steph Wissink, Managing Director, Jefferies

Lockie Andrews, CEO, RICH Hair Care

Joe Laszlo, VP Content, Shoptalk (Interviewer)