IA Corporate Researchers Conference (IA CRC)


Fresh Content, Startling Perspectives!

Want to develop a reputation as a researcher who delivers? Our six new content tracks will speed you on the way, teaching you how to deliver value this time, next time, every time.

Announcing The Insights Leadership Symposium
Attention, IA Member Provider-Side Executives: We have developed a program exclusively for you! It features expert speakers who will share guidance on myriad issues vital to the success of your business, including talent development, removing friction from your internal and client-facing processes, sales development, team alignment, how insights will be transformed by predictive analytics and much more. This agenda runs concurrently with corporate researcher-only sessions on October 22. View details - registration is free, but required.

October 22, 2019

7:30am to 7:00pm
7:30am to 8:30am
8:30am to 9:30am
Viridiana Álvarez Chávez

Viridiana Álvarez Chávez

9:30am to 10:15am
Eileen Campbell — Reid Campbell Group

Eileen Campbell — Reid Campbell Group

10:15am to 10:30am
10:30am to 11:15am
Pamela S. Nelson, PRC – TIAA +3

Pamela S. Nelson, PRC – TIAA, Charitie Dantis-Gayo - New York Life, Maria Cheung – Pitney Bowes, Elizabeth Paz – Del Taco Restaurants, Inc.

10:45am to 12:00pm
Alison Horstmeyer – Intrinsic Curiosity
Workshop - Open to Provider-Side Attendees

Alison Horstmeyer – Intrinsic Curiosity

11:15am to 11:45am
2:15pm to 3:45pm
Steve August
Workshop - Open to Provider-Side Attendees

Steve August

2:45pm to 3:45pm
4:00pm to 4:15pm
David W. Almy – The Insights Association

David W. Almy – The Insights Association

4:15pm to 5:15pm
Teresa Schneider — Gentleman's Gazette +1

Teresa Schneider — Gentleman's Gazette, Sven Raphael Schneider — Gentleman's Gazette

October 23, 2019

7:30am to 7:00pm
7:30am to 8:15am
8:15am to 8:30am
Scott Baker, PRC – Schlesinger Group +1

Scott Baker, PRC – Schlesinger Group, Tim Hoskins – Quester

8:30am to 9:15am
9:15am to 10:00am
Brett Townsend – Electrolux

Brett Townsend – Electrolux

10:00am to 10:45am
11:00am to 11:45am
Thomas Roth – Community Marketing & Insights +1

Thomas Roth – Community Marketing & Insights, Tom Wilson

Jeff Dryfhout – Fellowes Brands

Jeff Dryfhout – Fellowes Brands

Lisa Dracolakis – Disney Channels Worldwide +1

Lisa Dracolakis – Disney Channels Worldwide, Erica Carranza – Chadwick Martin Bailey

 Jennifer Reece – Microsoft +1

Jennifer Reece – Microsoft, Jon Brand – GfK

11:45am to 12:50pm
12:50pm to 1:35pm
Greg Jones – Procter and Gamble +1

Greg Jones – Procter and Gamble, Maya Bourdeau – Attune LLC

Cathy Wray – MassMutual

Collin Leirvik – Greenberg Strategy +1

Collin Leirvik – Greenberg Strategy, Renata Policicio – ESPN

2:55pm to 3:40pm
3:40pm to 4:25pm
Katherine Ephlin – Gongos +1

Katherine Ephlin – Gongos, Andrew Cannon – GRBN

Kim Bowers – Brado +1

Kim Bowers – Brado, Melissa Spencer – Merck

 Eli Fish – Campbell's +1

Eli Fish – Campbell's, John Barrett – Consensus Point

Corey Ross – Whirlpool +1

Corey Ross – Whirlpool, Chelsea Gibbons – 20/20 Research

Nick Graham – PepsiCo Beverages North America +1

Nick Graham – PepsiCo Beverages North America, Ruth Ingram – Insight Strategy Group

4:35pm to 5:20pm
Julie Knox – Jigsaw Research +1

Julie Knox – Jigsaw Research , Jennifer Smith Brittain – Aflac

Karen Kraft —  Johnsonville +1

Karen Kraft — Johnsonville, Monika Wingate – Digsite

Anne Beall – Beall Research +1

Anne Beall – Beall Research, Lori Iventosch-James – GoDaddy

Kelsy Saulsbury – Johnson & Johnson +1

Kelsy Saulsbury – Johnson & Johnson, Cristian Enriquez – Remesh, Inc.

Radha Subramanyam - CBS Corporation +1

Radha Subramanyam - CBS Corporation, Manish Mittal – Course5 Intelligence

Adrian Amrine – Grubhub

Adrian Amrine – Grubhub

October 24, 2019

7:30am to 4:00pm
7:30am to 8:30am
8:30am to 9:15am
Simon Chadwick – Cambiar +1

Simon Chadwick – Cambiar, Ted Donnelly – Schlesinger Group

While the most interesting man in the world may be a stretch, the most interesting in the industry could certainly be argued. With an entire career dedicated to working in, serving and analyzing the insights industry, Simon holds a unique vantage point into the business of corporate intelligence. He has served as CEO of a global consortium of research companies across North America, Europe and Asia; is a founding partner of a consultancy representing a key voice in the industry; and led no less than half a dozen other businesses. Simon was the inaugural Chairman of the Insights Association, ushering in a new chapter for the profession. In this fireside chat format, get up close and personal and hear the stories that defined his journey, the watershed moments that reshaped the industry and what the future will look like for this dynamic profession.
9:15am to 9:45am
9:45am to 10:30am
Eric Solomon – Blackbird

Eric Solomon – Blackbird

10:30am to 11:15am
11:15am to 12:00pm
Justin Coates – Eastman Chemical Company +1

Justin Coates – Eastman Chemical Company, Jenn Feltis – Bellomy

Morgan Richards – Cox Automotive +2

Morgan Richards – Cox Automotive, Amanda Hirsch — Vital Findings, Brian Thompson — Vital Findings

Melissa Hugh – Methodify +1

Melissa Hugh – Methodify, Andrew Hui – TD Bank

Eleanor Hohnstein – Reily Foods +1

Eleanor Hohnstein – Reily Foods, Sondra Brown – MDRG, Inc

12:15pm to 1:30pm
1:30pm to 2:15pm
Susan Fader – Fader & Associates +1

Susan Fader – Fader & Associates, Julie Levine – Cuisinart

Linda Lutz – Cox Automotive +1

Linda Lutz – Cox Automotive, Colleen Hennegan – MarketVision Research

Stacey Miller — Auto Care Association +7

Stacey Miller — Auto Care Association, Jim Eshelman — DRCOG, John Laprise – Radiological Society of North America , Randa Ulankiewicz – Society of Actuaries, Lisa Herceg – National Association of REALTORS, Sarah Wholey, MS, PRC — American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Rob Garay — The Institute of Internal Auditors, Josh Emington — The Martec Group

David Rothstein – RTi Research, Inc. +1

David Rothstein – RTi Research, Inc., David Intrator – RTi Research, Inc..

Michelle Grushko — Twitter +1

Michelle Grushko — Twitter, John Mitchell – Applied Marketing Science (AMS)

 Stephanie Eaddy – The Coca-Cola Company

Stephanie Eaddy – The Coca-Cola Company

2:25pm to 3:10pm
Menaka Gopinath - Ipsos +1

Menaka Gopinath - Ipsos, Raúl Ponce — The Coca-Cola Company

James Workman – Eli Lilly and Company

James Workman – Eli Lilly and Company

Julia Morton – Rival Technologies +1

Julia Morton – Rival Technologies, Brad Pennefather – Canucks Sports & Entertainment

3:20pm to 4:05pm
Christina Boris —  OppenheimerFunds +1

Christina Boris — OppenheimerFunds, Fred Gaudios — Zeldis Research

Brian Blake – Groupon +1

Brian Blake – Groupon, Lisa Steele – MRI-Simmons, a GfK division

Jeremy Christman — Procter & Gamble +1

Jeremy Christman — Procter & Gamble, Aaron Hill — Sawtooth Software

Tom Johnson – Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. +3

Tom Johnson – Del Taco Restaurants, Inc., Maya Kantak — Del Taco Restaurants, Inc., Elizabeth Paz – Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. , Allie Putterman - LivingLens Ltd.