IA Converge: The Intersection of Data Science, Market Research & Analytics

Program

Welcome! Following successful recruitment of sought-after keynote speakers and regarded experts on several key topics, as well as extensive peer review of several dozen submissions received via an industry-wide call for presentations, we are pleased to share the following conference agenda.

This program enables you to learn directly from data analytics and market research practitioners who share your challenges – whether that's managing big picture issues like staffing, emerging trends, inter- and intra-departmental management or finding the most effective approaches, tools and tech to deftly interpret growing data streams to garner unprecedented insights. Plunge into an exhilarating information and idea exchange with peers from leading brands and agencies at Converge!

The Southern California Chapter of the Insights Association will host its annual Holiday Event on the evening of December 11 in LA - Stay tuned for details!

December 10, 2019

8:00am to 8:30am
9:45am to 10:30am
10:30am to 11:00am
11:05am to 11:35am
Chris Robson – Deckchair Data +1
In The Driver's Seat

Chris Robson – Deckchair Data, Lisa Speck – Gongos

11:40am to 12:10pm
Amy Lawrence – Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz +1
In The Driver's Seat

Amy Lawrence – Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz, Stuart Pardau – Stuart L. Pardau & Associates

Barbara Singer – ESPN +1
Under The Hood

Barbara Singer – ESPN, Hilary DeCamp – LRW

12:10pm to 1:00pm
1:00pm to 1:30pm
John Mitchell – Applied Marketing Science (AMS)
In The Driver's Seat

John Mitchell – Applied Marketing Science (AMS)

Natasha Stevens – GfK +1
Under The Hood

Natasha Stevens – GfK, Alon Leibovich – BrandTotal

1:35pm to 2:05pm
Megan Peitz – Numerious +1
Under The Hood

Megan Peitz – Numerious, Josef Fischer – Behaim ITS

2:05pm to 2:20pm
Andrew Konya – remesh inc.
In The Driver's Seat

Andrew Konya – remesh inc.

2:20pm to 2:50pm
2:50pm to 3:25pm
Rob Key – Converseon +1

Rob Key – Converseon, Kris Russell – Walmart

3:25pm to 4:00pm
Michael Urrico – Merck +1

Michael Urrico – Merck, Jonathan Gavetti – Merck

4:40pm to 5:25pm
Andrea Jones-Rooy – NYU
keynote

Andrea Jones-Rooy – NYU

December 11, 2019

8:00am to 8:30am
8:45am to 9:30am
Michael Becker – Identity Praxis
keynote

Michael Becker – Identity Praxis

10:15am to 10:45am
10:45am to 11:15am
Brin Moore – Trusted Talent +3
In The Driver's Seat

Brin Moore – Trusted Talent, Rebecca Brooks – Alter Agents, Velitchka Kaltcheva – Loyola Marymount University, Tracy Behzad – MarketCast

Hetal Thaker Patel – iHeartMedia +1
Under The Hood

Hetal Thaker Patel – iHeartMedia, Anees Merchant – Course5 Intelligence

11:20am to 11:50am
Tchicaya Robertson – Accenture
In The Driver's Seat

Tchicaya Robertson – Accenture

Rogier Verhulst – LinkedIn +1
Under The Hood

Rogier Verhulst – LinkedIn, Jeff Marshall – Protagonist

11:55am to 12:25pm
Michele Sachar – Grail Insights
In The Driver's Seat

Michele Sachar – Grail Insights

Angie Aldape – Microsoft +1
Under The Hood

Angie Aldape – Microsoft, Melissa MacGregor – Microsoft

12:25pm to 1:10pm
1:10pm to 1:40pm
2:10pm to 2:40pm
2:40pm to 3:10pm