The Legends of Impact17

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Aaron Hillegass

Aaron Hillegass

Founder
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Aaron Hillegass

Founder, Big Nerd Ranch

Marketing Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel

Adam Hua

Adam Hua

VP of Partnerships
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Adam Hua

VP of Partnerships, CitizenNet, A Condé Nast Company

Marketing and Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel

Succeeding in Branded Content and Influencer Marketing with Paid Social

Akbar Jaffer

Akbar Jaffer

Chief Marketing Officer
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Akbar Jaffer

Chief Marketing Officer, ZorroSign, Inc.

CMO Rockstars Panel

Alex Gray

Alex Gray

Group Lead

Alex Gray

Group Lead, IMA Canada

IMA Life Experience

Alma Derricks

Alma Derricks

Chief Marketing Officer
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Alma Derricks

Chief Marketing Officer, El Rey Network

Women Innovators Panel

Andrea Ward

Andrea Ward

Chief Marketing Officer
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Andrea Ward

Chief Marketing Officer, Magento

Data-Driven Marketing: Hype vs. Reality

and What’s Coming Next (Connecting Data to What Matters Most, the Bottom Line)

Aya Zook

Aya Zook

Chief Business Development Officer
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Aya Zook

Chief Business Development Officer, DefinedCrowd

IMPACT17 Startup Pitches

Innovation is at the heart of IMPACT 17 and engine of emerging ideas in tech and business is almost exclusively being driven by startups.

Mariam Ayoade

Mariam Ayoade

Product Team Lead, Digital Services

Mariam Ayoade

Product Team Lead, Digital Services, digitXplus

Women Innovators Panel

Bill Eldien

Bill Eldien

Chief Executive Officer

Bill Eldien

Chief Executive Officer, Ketel One Vodka

Ketel One Vodka Tasting Experience

Justin Andresen

Justin Andresen

Head of Sales

Justin Andresen

Head of Sales, Drips

Conversations Matter

The on-demand economy has evolved the consumer to expect what they want when they want it. Beyond immediacy and access, the on-demand economy has to evolve to respect consumers’ time.

Bruce Hensel

Bruce Hensel

Chief Medical Health and Science Editor, Chief Medical Officer
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Bruce Hensel

Chief Medical Health & Science Editor, NBC TV Network; Chief Medical Officer, Cloudbreak

Telehealth

Bryan Rand

Bryan Rand

Vice President Sales

Bryan Rand

Vice President Sales, TransPerfect

MarTech and Global Customer Experience Panel

Cammie Croft

Cammie Croft

Chief Community Officer & Managing Director
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Cammie Croft

Chief Community Officer & Managing Director, FWD.us

Immigration Reform

Charlotte Doepker

Charlotte Doepker

Vice President Marketing

Charlotte Doepker

Vice President, Keenan

Health in Digital Panel

Claudio Ludovisi

Claudio Ludovisi

VP, Head of Strategy and Business Planning
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Claudio Ludovisi

VP, Head of Strategy & Business Planning, ABC Entertainment, Disney ABC Television Group

 Who are your biggest fans?

Identifying, reaching and empowering them can make all the difference in marketing your brand to success.

David May

David May

AVP, Web & Digital Media

David May

AVP, Web & Digital Media, Chapman University

Educational Panel

Dr. Stephane Muller

Dr. Stephane Muller

Business Programs Department Director
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Dr. Stephane Muller

Business Programs Department Director, University of California Irvine

Education Panel

Embracing Technology: (Re)Designing the 21st Century Course and Promoting It through Internet Marketing

Eric Lundbohm

Eric Lundbohm

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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Eric Lundbohm

CMO Lead, IMA
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Enough Content

Cybersecurity Basics for Marketing Departments

Marketing departments have a unique set of circumstances when it comes to keeping their world safe from cyber issues.

Helen Norris

Helen Norris

Vice President and Chief Information Officer
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Helen Norris

Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Chapman University

Educational Panel

Frenemies: The Complex Relationship Between the CMO and CIO (with David May)

Ian Kalin

Ian Kalin

Chief Data Officer
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Ian Kalin

Chief Data Officer,
eHealth, Inc.

MarTech and Global Customer Experience

Revolutionizing Healthcare with Data

Isabelle Bart

Isabelle Bart

Marketing & Communications Director
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Isabelle Bart

Marketing & Communications Director, American Association of Critical-Care Nurses

Women Innovators Panel

Johnathan McGowan

Johnathan McGowan

Chief Executive Officer
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Johnathan McGowan

Chief Executive Officer, TakeNote Global

Startup and Pitch Testimonial

Jason Neubauer

Jason Neubauer

Chief Executive Officer & Founder
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Jason Neubauer

Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Santa Claus Affect

How Brands Win Gen Z With Content Marketing

Jay Symonds

Jay Symonds

Senior Account Executive
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Jay Symonds

Senior Account Executive, Amazon

Amazon Innovations

Jeanniey Mullen

Jeanniey Mullen

Global Chief Marketing Officer
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Jeanniey Mullen

Global Chief Marketing Officer, Mercer

CMO Rockstars

Jeff Hassemer

Jeff Hassemer

Chief Strategy Officer
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Jeff Hassemer

Chief Strategy Officer, Alterian

MarTech and Global Customer Experience Panel

John Costello

John Costello

Corporate VP Business Development & Government Relations
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John Costello

Corporate VP Business Development & Government Relations, Microsemi Corporation

Microsemi – A Successful History of Bold Decisions/Negotiating on the Corner of Main and Mean

Josh Decker

Josh Decker

Chief Executive Officer

Josh Decker

Chief Executive Officer, Tagboard

Marketing Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel

Kevin Maloney

Kevin Maloney

Chief Executive Officer
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Kevin Maloney

Chief Executive Officer, International Executive Council

International Executive Council

Lindsey Carnett

Lindsey Carnett

CEO & President
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Lindsey Carnett

CEO & President, Marketing Maven

Women Innovators Panel

Selecting the Right Influencers to Rise Above the Noise

Lindsey Germono

Lindsey Germono

President, Germono Advertising Company
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Lindsey Germono

President, Germono Advertising Company

Women Innovators Panel

Marcie Merriman

Marcie Merriman

Executive Director
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Marcie Merriman

Executive Director, Ernst & Young LLP (EY)

Move Over, Millennials: Make Way for Gen Z

Mark Samuel

Mark Samuel

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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Mark Samuel

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, IMPAQ

Leading Above the Noise: Transforming Your Organization and Yourself

Michael Aburas

Michael Aburas

Integrated Media Director
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Michael Aburas

Integrated Media Director, MGM Resorts International

MarTech and Global Customer Experience Panel

Adobe Project

Michelle Frank

Michelle Frank

Senior Manager, Global E-Commerce
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Michelle Frank

Senior Manager, Global E-Commerce, Harman

MarTech and Global Customer Experience Panel

Hope Frank

Hope Frank

Global Marketing & Experience Officer, Futurist

Hope Frank

Global Marketing & Experience Officer, Futurist, Mercer

Digital Transformation and How Critical it is to Evolve as a Marketing Team, During the Global Dynamics of Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and Predictive Modeling.

Perry Evoniuk

Perry Evoniuk

Chief Technology Officer
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Perry Evoniuk

Chief Technology Officer, Evite

Marketing Innovations Panel

Perry Viscounty

Perry Viscounty

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Perry Viscounty

Latham & Watkins LLP

Disclosing Paid Endorsements: Being Mindful of the Risk and Reward

Endorsements must be honest and not misleading. This basic truth-in-advertising principle applies to all media, including social media.

Ruth Brajevich

Ruth Brajevich

Vice President & Strategic Initiatives
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Ruth Brajevich

Vice President & Strategic Initiatives, Ware Malcomb

CMO Panel

Peter V. Lopez III

Peter V. Lopez III

Cloud Solutions Architect

Peter V. Lopez III

Cloud Solutions Architect, Microsoft

Dynamic Security in the Digital Age

Threats to industry are evolving as quickly as our technology advancements, breeding new exploits at an exponential rate.

Ryan Miyaki

Ryan Miyaki

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
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Ryan Miyaki

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Comped Marketing

Business Intelligence and Marketing Innovations Panel

Sue Rebar

Sue Rebar

Founder & President

Sue Rebar

Founder & President, Welcome Home Troops

Welcome Home Troops Post 9-11 Memorial

Susan Akbarpour

Susan Akbarpour

Co-Founder & CEO
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Susan Akbarpour

Co-Founder & CEO, Mavatar Technologies Inc.

Introducing CCommerce!

This panel will discuss the importance of closing the gap between online and offline commerce leveraging CCommerce (Contextual Commerce) technologies.

Tamara Gaffney

Tamara Gaffney

Principal Analyst

Tamara Gaffney

Principal Analyst, Adobe

Business Intelligence and Marketing Innovations Panel

Thomas Bartke

Thomas Bartke

Thomas Bartke

Founder, Trackify

Marketing Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel

Tim Moran

Tim Moran

Chief Executive Officer
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Tim Moran

Chief Executive Officer, CMO100

CMO Rockstars

Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan

Senior Director, Engineering & Data Science
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Tracy Morgan

Senior Director, Engineering & Data Science, nContext

Business Intelligence and Marketing Innovations Panel

Victor Cho

Victor Cho

Chief Executive Officer
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Victor Cho

Chief Executive Officer, Evite

Diversity in the Workplace

Vitaly Pecharsky

Vitaly Pecharsky

Head of IT Operations

Vitaly Pecharsky

Head of IT Operations, Slickdeals

Business Intelligence and Marketing Innovations Panel

Warren Kay

Warren Kay

Chief Revenue Officer
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Warren Kay

Chief Revenue Officer, SOCi

Marketing Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel

Yves Le Sieur

Yves Le Sieur

Sr. Director, Strategy and Planning
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Yves Le Sieur

Sr. Director, Strategy & Planning, VDS

Education Panel

The New Education Track

Tyler Holliday

Tyler Holliday

Director of Marketing

Tyler Holliday

Director of Marketing, Ytel

Marketing Technologies and Modern Day Tools Panel