9:30 am
Registration Opens
10:15 am
Welcome Remarks with Mistress of Ceremonies Joanna Coles
10:20 am
Unveiling Gen Z Consumer Shopping Trends
Fireside chat with YPulse Chief Content Officer MaryLeigh Bliss and Joanna Coles
10:35 am
Wellness & Beauty
Fireside chat on mental wellness with Daniella Pierson, founder and CEO of The Newsette and Co-CEO of Wondermind, which she co-founded with Selena Gomez, moderated by CEO, board member and advisor Sandra Campos.

Panel discussion on how Gen Z shops for beauty with Bubble CEO Shai Eisenman, Supergoop! CEO Amanda Baldwin and members of The Z Suite, moderated by Glossy Executive Editor Priya Rao.

11:30 am


12:00 pm

Luncheon Discussion on Inclusivity and the Future of Work
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Invitation-only event featuring advocate and gold medal gymnast Aly Raisman, SVP of Aerie Marketing Stacey McCormick, Liberare CEO and Founder Emma Butler, True Religion SVP of HR Theresa Watts and members of The Z Suite, moderated by Fast Company’s Stephanie Mehta.

1:15 pm

Sustainability, Recommerce and Ethical Sourcing
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Fireside chat with Henna & Hijabs CEO Hilal Ibrahim and Maya’s Ideas Founder and CEO Maya Penn, moderated by Fast Company’s Stephanie Mehta.

Panel discussion featuring sustainability leader Jennifer Gootman, Trove Founder Andy Ruben and members of The Z Suite
1:55 pm
2:15 pm
Gaming, Shopping and the Metaverse Experience
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Fireside chat with futurist and Founder of M7 Innovations Matt Maher and Founder of Junub Games Lual Mayen, moderated by Retail TouchPoints VP of Content Alicia Esposito.

Step into the Metaverse with Obsess (Presentation)

Panel discussion with Obsess CEO and Founder Neha Singh, AEO CMO Craig Brommers and Coach VP of Global Digital Experience and Consumer Marketing Renee Klein, moderated by Vogue Business Senior Innovation Editor Maghan McDowell

3:15 pm


3:30 pm

How Forever 21 Is Building Deeper Relationships with Gen Z
Fireside chat with Forever 21 CEO Winnie Park, moderated by CNBC Senior Reporter Jade Scipioni.

3:45 pm

Building a Brand Using Your Influence as a Gen Zer
Fireside chat with Gen Z influencers Ziad Ahmed and Ellie Zeiler, moderated by Business of Fashion Senior Correspondent Sheena Butler-Young.

4:00 pm

Unlocking the Gen Z Mindset
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Panel discussion featuring Gen Z Founder of Halfdays Ariana Ferwerda, Bolt VP of Communications Hilary Neve and members of The Z Suite.

4:30 pm

In Conversation with Stacey Bendet, CEO and Creative Director of alice + olivia, and Ken Downing, Creative Director of Halston

4:55 pm


5:15 pm

“Ask Me Anything” Audience Session with Featured Speakers and Members of The Z Suite

5:45 pm

Networking and Cocktails

6:45 pm

Invitation-Only CEO/ZEO Dinner Featuring Joanna Coles
Forum date: Monday, September 12.

Agenda to be announced soon.
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