November 10, 2021

11:00 AM - 11:05 AM EST


11:05 AM - 11:40 AM EST

Keynote Conversation: One-On-One With Zoox CEO Aicha Evans
Featuring Aicha Evans, CEO, Zoox
Interviewed by Stephanie Mehta, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

11:40 AM - 12:20 PM EST

Driving Digital for 2022 and Beyond
Featuring Marc Harrison, President and CEO, Intermountain Healthcare; Jeffrey J. Jones II, President and CEO, H&R Block; and Virginia “Gina” C. Drosos, CEO, Signet Jewelers
Moderated by Stephanie Mehta, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

CEOs from across industries explain how digital transformation is not only changing every aspect of business—it is informing strategy, goal setting, and corporate ambitions. Here’s what every leader needs to know about driving digital in 2022 and beyond.

12:20 PM - 1:00 PM EST

The Future of Technology Will Be Responsible
Featuring Jon Iwata, Executive Fellow, Yale School of Management, and Rumman Chowdhury, Director of META (ML Ethics, Transparency, and Accountability), Twitter
Moderated by Katharine Schwab, Senior Staff Editor, Technology, Fast Company 

Even as the pace of digital advancement accelerates, leaders increasingly believe innovation and technological developments should incorporate sustainability, inclusion, equity, and ethics at the outset. Our speakers offer a road map for innovating responsibly.

1:00 PM - 1:10 PM EST

Fast Break: Speed Networking with the Editors of Fast Company
Featuring Stephanie Mehta, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

1:10 PM - 1:50 PM EST

The Power of Personalization: How Data-Driven Strategies Are Transforming the Way We Work, Play, and Shop
Presented by Capital One
Featuring Don Busick, EVP, Head of Products and Platform, Capital One; Neetu Rajpal, Chief Technology Officer, Oscar; and Tyler Whitworth, SVP of Global Product and Design, Discovery
Moderated by Lance Ulanoff, Moderator, FastCo Works

Today’s consumers want a personalized experience every time they interact with a brand—whether it’s a digital or in-store interaction. And the playbook to delivering an amazing experience begins and ends with how companies use their customer data. Come learn how to create personalized experiences that deliver exactly what the customer wants, when they want it.

1:50 PM - 2:00 PM EST

Fast Break: Speed Networking with the Editors of Fast Company
Featuring Katharine Schwab, Senior Staff Editor, Technology, Fast Company

2:00 PM - 2:40 PM EST

Collaboration in the Hybrid Workplace
Featuring Jeff Maggioncalda, CEO, Coursera; Samantha Fisher, Head of Dynamic Work, Okta; and Natalie Nixon, President, Figure 8 Thinking
Moderated by Lydia Dishman, Staff Editor, Fast Company

Work in 2022 will be far-flung and asynchronous, with best-laid plans changing by the moment. But that doesn’t mean it can’t also be collaborative and dynamic. Our panelists share insights on the technological and cultural tools that can inspire innovation in the modern workplace.

2:40 PM - 2:50 PM EST

Fast Break: Speed Networking with the Editors of Fast Company
Featuring Lydia Dishman, Staff Editor, Fast Company

2:50 PM - 3:30 PM EST

Leading with Purpose: How to Create a Mission-Driven Culture of Innovation
Presented by Capital One
Featuring Tom Cortese, Cofounder and Chief Product Officer, Peloton, and Sanjiv Yajnik, President, Financial Services, Capital One
Moderated by Julianne Pepitone, Moderator, FastCo Works

Brand affinity is increasingly driven by a company’s mission and values, along with how its actions are helping foster positive change in the world. By living up to the responsibility of being influential actors in society, companies can drive loyalty and build meaningful relationships with customers and communities. Hear how top companies build innovative company cultures that make a meaningful impact on society.

3:30 PM - 3:40 PM EST

Fast Break: Speed Networking with the Editors of Fast Company
Featuring Stephanie Mehta, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

3:40 PM - 4:20 PM EST

Slam Dunk: How to Score with Tech Like the NBA
Featuring Krishna Bhagavathula, Chief Technology Officer and SVP, NBA (National Basketball Association), and Matt Wolf, SVP, Head of Global Strategy and Innovation, NBA (National Basketball Association)
Moderated by Amy Farley, Senior Editor, Fast Company

Learn how the league’s digital transformation has enhanced fan experience, expanded possibilities for sponsors, and advanced the NBA’s strategic goals.

4:20 PM - 4:30 PM EST

Closing Remarks