Dr. Michelle Adams is founder of Marketing Brainology, a consulting practice focused on translating consumer and shopper insights to corporate America with a focus on virtual shopping, behavioral science and neuroscience. She speaks globally on neuromarketing, human decision making and the impact of emotion on brands and companies.
Jeff Fromm - FutureCast
Jeff is a top-ranked professional speaker, leading the pack when it comes to marketing, sales, consumer trends and innovation. He is a contributing columnist for Forbes and the co-author of “Marketing to Millennials” and “Millennials with Kids.” His third book, “Marketing to Gen Z,” will hit shelves March 2018.
John Hagel - Deloitte's Center for the Edge
John is co-chairman for Deloitte's Center for the Edge with nearly 30 years of experience as a management consultant, author, speaker, and entrepreneur. He has served as senior vice president of strategy at Atari, Inc., and is the founder of two Silicon Valley startups. Author of "The Power of Pull," "Net Gain," "Net Worth," "Out of the Box" and "The Only Sustainable Edge," John holds a B.A.
Alex Hunt – System 1 Research
Liza Kindred - Mindful Technology
Liza is an author, speaker, meditation teacher, and the founder of Mindful Technology. She has spent twenty years working in fashion and in technology, eventually specializing in wearable tech. The more Liza helped develop technologies to be worn on our bodies, the more she became alarmed about the lack of attention being paid to whether these devices were serving us...
Dave Knox - The Brandery
As a brand marketer, venture investor, and startup advisor, Dave Knox bridges the worlds of the Fortune 500 and entrepreneurship. The intersection of these two worlds is the subject of his book, Predicting The Turn: The High Stakes Game of Business Between Startups and Blue Chips, which was named the Grand Prix winner of the 2017 Atticus Award.
Steve Koenig - Consumer Technology Association
Steve is senior director of market research at the Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,200 consumer technology companies and which owns and produces CES® – The Global Stage for Innovation.
Kumar Mehta - Bridges Insight
Dr. Kumar Mehta is an expert in innovation science and the author of the Amazon bestseller, The Innovation Biome. Kumar is the founder of Bridges Insight, a think tank focused on innovation. He also serves as a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for the Digital Future at the University of Southern California.
Pamela Meyer - Calibrate
Pamela thinks we’re facing a pandemic of deception, and she’s arming people with tools that can help take back the truth.
Terrae Schroeder - Kellogg's
An experienced top-performing brand strategist with a passion and drive for winning through the activation of consumer and market insights, Terrae specializes in brand building, behavioral sciences, and consumer insights.
Pranav Yadav – Neuro-Insight
Named recently by Forbes as one of the Top 30 Under 30 in Marketing, Pranav is an international innovation evangelist and thought leader dedicated to changing how brands and customers communicate. By using the passive, granular insights of neuromarketing, Pranav helps advertisers and media companies make the most compelling connections between product, communication, context and consumer. Pranav is an ARF Great Mind Award winner.
Kristi Zuhlke - KnowledgeHound
An entrepreneur at heart, Kristi started her first business while in college. After graduation she joined Procter & Gamble working on billion dollar brands such as Gillette and Always. There she was focused on brand building with the consumer as the center of all decisions.