2018 Corporate Researchers Conference (CRC)

Program

Fresh Content & Perspectives: Four new content tracks will enable you to develop a reputation as someone that delivers value and results, every time: Unlock Insights, Unleash Impact, Uncover Innovation and Be Unstoppable with presentations and speakers you won’t find elsewhere.

Move the Needle on Your Research, Matter More to Your Company
Dive into sessions exploring groundbreaking results in these areas and many others:

Trust + AI + Biometrics + Neuromarketing + Storytelling + Empathy + Brand Building + Advanced Analytics + DIY Research + Data Integration + Connected Retail + Automation + Agile Techniques + Lean Innovation + Data Science + Brand Extensions + Insights + Consumer insights + Data Visualization + Data Analytics + Brand Insights + Innovation + Customer eExperience + Tracking + Millennials + Gen Z + DIY + Impact + ROI + Quant + Qual + Analytics + Agile + Voice + Mobile Research + Customer + Consumer + Market Research

October 7, 2018

12:00pm to 4:00pm

October 8, 2018

8:30am to 9:30am
Davis Smith - Cotopaxi
Keynote
keynote

Davis Smith - Cotopaxi

The last two hundred years on earth have been transformative for the human race. For the whole of human history, humans have lived in poverty. What has changed the world we live in, and what role can we play in eradicating extreme poverty in our lifetimes.
11:15am to 12:15pm
Elizabeth Paz — Jack in the Box +3

Elizabeth Paz — Jack in the Box, Michelle Carey Onofrio — Beiersdorf, Maria Cheung — Pitney Bowes, Katerina Adams — Eastman Chemical Company

12:15pm to 1:15pm
1:15pm to 2:15pm

October 9, 2018

8:15am to 9:00am
Jeff Fromm - FutureCast
Keynote
keynote

Jeff Fromm - FutureCast

9:00am to 9:35am
Sarah Robb O'Hagan - Flywheel Sports
Keynote
keynote

Sarah Robb O'Hagan - Flywheel Sports

11:15am to 12:00pm
Paul Bolls — Texas Tech Unversity +1
Uncover Insight

Paul Bolls — Texas Tech Unversity, Colette Thayer — AARP

Dan Bot — UnitedHealthcare
Unleash Impact

Dan Bot — UnitedHealthcare

Nicole Bernhardt — Ulta Beauty +1
Uncommon Innovation

Nicole Bernhardt — Ulta Beauty, Julie Hermann — Ulta Beauty

12:50pm to 1:35pm
Brianna Sylver — Sylver Consulting +1

Brianna Sylver — Sylver Consulting, Matthew Sharp — Novantas

Tom Johnson — Del Taco +1
Uncover Insight

Tom Johnson — Del Taco, Chris Diener — The Analytics Team

Carol Shea - InsightsCentral +1
Unleash Impact

Carol Shea - InsightsCentral , Piotr Szymski — Sony Music Entertainment

Sebastian Schuliaquer — Kellogg Company +1
Uncommon Innovation

Sebastian Schuliaquer — Kellogg Company, Tommy Stinson — Maru/Matchbox

1:45pm to 2:30pm
Carley Metsker — Directions Research +1
Uncover Insight

Carley Metsker — Directions Research, Patricia Chou — Jack in the Box

Kim Duncan — Givaudan +1
Unleash Impact

Kim Duncan — Givaudan, Jim Jackson-Adams — Bellomy Research

Morgan Richards — Cox Automotive +1
Uncommon Innovation

Morgan Richards — Cox Automotive, Katie Ruiz — Cox Automotive

Eran Levy — Cisco +1
Be Unstoppable

Eran Levy — Cisco, Jay Shutter — Illuminas

3:40pm to 4:25pm
Jeri Smith - Communicus +1
Unleash Impact

Jeri Smith - Communicus, Eliana Wahnon — General Mills

Dennis Furia — The Garage Group +1
Uncommon Innovation

Dennis Furia — The Garage Group, Rachel Aubrey — Mars Petcare

Michael Zarnecki — Abbott Nutrition +1
Uncover Insight

Michael Zarnecki — Abbott Nutrition, Jayant Rajpurohit — Absolutdata Technologies Inc.

4:35pm to 5:20pm
Brooke Lorenz — DISH Network +1
Uncover Insight

Brooke Lorenz — DISH Network, Chelsea Gibbons — 20/20 Research

Kevin Lonnie +1
Uncommon Innovation

Kevin Lonnie, Dan Womack - Aflac

Kory Grushka +1
Be Unstoppable

Kory Grushka, Samrat Saran – ABInbev

October 10, 2018

11:15am to 12:00pm
Greg Stucky — InsightsNow +1
Uncover Insight

Greg Stucky — InsightsNow, Andrea Bouma — Flower Foods, Dave's Killer Bread

Michelle Monkoski — Sargento Foods +1
Uncommon Innovation

Michelle Monkoski — Sargento Foods, Mac Renfro — Initiator

1:30pm to 2:15pm
Vittorio Raimondi — Foresight Associates +1
Uncover Insight

Vittorio Raimondi — Foresight Associates, Makoto Moriguchi — The Coca-Cola Company, Japan

Justin Coates — Eastman Chemical Company
Unleash Impact

Justin Coates — Eastman Chemical Company

Smisha Samra — Grail Research
Uncommon Innovation

Smisha Samra — Grail Research

2:25pm to 3:10pm
Robin Gurovitsch — USAA +1
Uncover Insight

Robin Gurovitsch — USAA, Michael Patterson — Radius Global Research

3:20pm to 4:05pm
Kristin Hamlyn — Microsoft
Uncover Insight

Kristin Hamlyn — Microsoft

Camille Nicita —  Gongos, Inc.
Uncommon Innovation

Camille Nicita — Gongos, Inc.