A VIRTUAL EVENT | APRIL 26 - 27, 2022


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Session Session Type Time More Info
Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Welcome Remarks

Remarks10:00 AM - 10:05 AM (EDT)

One-On-One with Roz Brewer, CEO, Walgreens Boots Alliance
Featuring Roz Brewer, CEO, Walgreens Boots Alliance

One-on-One Conversation10:05 AM - 10:45 AM (EDT)

Climate Mavericks: The Most Innovative Companies Saving the Planet
Featuring Donnel Baird, Founder and CEO, BlocPower; and Nan Ransohoff, Head of Climate, Stripe

Panel10:45 AM - 11:30 AM (EDT)

Trust: Powering the Innovation Behind Tomorrow’s Money Movement
Presented by VISA
Featuring Jack Forestell, EVP and Chief Product Officer, Visa; and Vidya Peters, COO, Marqeta
Moderated by Julianne Pepitone, FastCo Works

Panel11:30 AM - 12:10 PM (EDT)

The Fan-Powered Economy
Featuring Stephanie Smellie, VP, Content Partnerships, Dapper Labs; Erika Leone, VP and Head, Brand Marketing, SoundCloud

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

Designing for the Endemic
Featuring Elizabeth Caley, Co-CEO, Poppy; David Edwards, Founder, Fend; and David Rockwell, Founder and President, Rockwell Group

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

What the Heck is the Metaverse, and Why Should I Care?
Featuring Derek Belch, Founder and CEO, Strivr; John Egan, CEO, L'Atelier BNP Paribas; and Christina Wootton, VP and Global Head of Brand Partnerships, Roblox

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

Healthcare for All: Serving the Underserved
Featuring Anita Allemand, Chief Transformation and Integration Officer, Walgreens Boots Alliance; Naomi Allen, Cofounder and CEO, Brightline; and Liana Douillet Guzmán, CEO, Folx Health

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

Hosted by KC Ifeanyi, Multimedia Editor, Fast Company

Trivia12:55 PM - 1:05 PM (EDT)

Homes Transformed: Inside the Smart—and Sustainable—Digital Innovations That are Reimagining How We Live
Presented by MOEN
Featuring Cheryl Friedman, VP, Lowe's Innovation Labs; Brooks Howell, Principal and Residential Global Leader, Gensler; and Mark-Hans Richer, Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer, Moen
Moderated by Abigail Bassett, FastCo Works

Panel1:05 PM - 1:45 PM (EDT)

Innovating the End Game (and Everything That Comes Before)
Featuring Caroline Brown, Managing Director, Closed Loop Partners; Alicia Chin, Senior Manager of Sustainability and Social Impact, Smartwool; and Saskia van Gendt, Head of Sustainability, Rothy's

Breakout Session1:55 PM - 2:40 PM (EDT)

Where Social Issues and Brands Collide
Featuring Chris Brandt, Chief Marketing Officer, Chipotle; Susan Credle, Global Chair and Chief Creative Officer, FCB Global; and Jill Nykoliation, CEO, Juniper Park\TBWA

Breakout Session1:55 PM - 2:40 PM (EDT)

The New New World of Productivity
Featuring Sangeeta Chakraborty, Head of Customer Experience, Miro; Anne Raimondi, Chief Operating Officer, Asana; and Tamar Yehoshua, Chief Product Officer, Slack

Breakout Session1:55 PM - 2:40 PM (EDT)

Highway to Headwinds: Keeping Retail Smooth
Featuring Amanda Hesser, Founder and CEO, Food52; Eurie Kim, Managing Partner, Forerunner Ventures; Tracy Reese, Founder and Creative Director, Hope for Flowers; and Trina Spear, Cofounder and CoCEO, Figs

Breakout Session1:55 PM - 2:40 PM (EDT)

Fast Chat: Creating the Cover with Fast Company's Mike Schnaidt and Jeanne Graves
Featuring Jeanne Graves, Photography Director, Fast Company; and Mike Schnaidt, Creative Director, Fast Company

Fast Break2:40 PM - 2:50 PM (EDT)

The Business of Drag
Featuring Fenton Bailey, Cofounder, World of Wonder Productions; Randy Barbato, Cofounder, World of Wonder Productions; and Brooke Lynn Hytes, Host, Canada's Drag Race

Panel2:55 PM - 3:45 PM (EDT)

One-on-One with Kenneth C. Frazier, Executive Chairman of the Board, Merck, and Chairman, Health Assurance Initiatives, General Catalyst 

Panel3:45 PM - 4:13 PM (EDT)

Closing Remarks
Remarks by Stephanie Mehta, CEO and Chief Content Officer, Mansueto Ventures

Remarks4:13 PM - 4:15 PM (EDT)

Honoring the 2022 Most Innovative Companies
Invitation Only

Private Event4:25 PM - 5:00 PM (EDT)
Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Welcome Remarks

Remarks10:00 AM (EDT)

Richard Branson and Grove Collaborative’s Plan to Supercharge Sustainability
Featuring Sir Richard Branson, Founder, Virgin Group; and Stuart Landesberg, Founder and CEO, Grove Collaborative

Panel10:00 AM - 10:45 AM (EDT)

One-On-One with Chris Sacca, Founder and Managing Partner, Lowercarbon Capital
Featuring Chris Sacca, Founder and Managing Partner, Lowercarbon Capital

One-on-One Conversation10:45 AM - 11:30 AM (EDT)

The Future of Customer Engagement: The AI-Enabled Workforce
Presented by FIVE9
Featuring Sherry Comes, Managing Director, Service and Digital Transformation Practice, Deloitte Consulting; Joseph Fuller, Professor of Management Practice, Harvard Business School; and Callan Schebella, EVP, Product Management, Five9
Moderated by Julianne Pepitone, Moderator, FastCo Works

Panel11:30 AM - 12:10 PM (EDT)

War and Globalization: Perspectives on the Conflict in Ukraine
Featuring Oleksandr Kosovan, CEO, MacPaw; Mark Penn, President and Managing Partner, The Stagwell Inc.; and Igor Zhadanov, Cofounder and CEO, Readdle

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

To Infinity—and Beyond Mars
Featuring Jason Kalirai, Mission Area Executive, Civil Space, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory; Will Marshall, Cofounder and CEO, Planet; and Caryn Schenewerk, VP, Regulatory and Government Affairs, Relativity Space

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

A Taste of Innovation
Featuring Nicole Atchison, CEO, Puris Holdings; Hiroki Koga, Cofounder and CEO, Oishii; and Katie Seawell, Chief Commercial Officer, Bowery Farming

Breakout Session12:10 PM - 12:55 PM (EDT)

Hosted by KC Ifeanyi, Multimedia Editor, Fast Company

Trivia12:55 PM - 1:05 PM (EDT)

Beyond McPlant: The Untold Story of How Beyond Meat and McDonald's Are Innovating the Way We Eat
Featuring Ethan Brown, Founder and CEO, Beyond Meat, and Morgan Flatley, Global Chief Marketing Officer, McDonald's

Panel1:05 PM - 1:50 PM (EDT)

When House Calls Meet Telehealth
Featuring Michelle Peluso, Chief Customer Officer and Copresident of Retail, CVS Health; Jim Pursley, President, Hinge Health; and Debbie Salas-Lopez, SVP of Community and Population Health, Northwell Health

Breakout Session2:00 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)

How to Avoid the Next Great Resignation
Featuring Parth Bhakta, Founder and CEO, Vivian Health; Rosanna Durruthy, VP, Global Diversity, Inclusion and Belonging, LinkedIn; Tammy Sun, Cofounder and CEO, Carrot Fertility; and Karsten Vagner, SVP of People, Maven Clinic

Breakout Session2:00 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)

Reinventing Live Experiences in the Post-Pandemic Era
Featuring Matt King, Cofounder and Senior Creative Director, Meow Wolf; and Mike Schabel, CEO, Kiswe Mobile

Breakout Session2:00 PM - 2:45 PM (EDT)

Fast Chat: Next Level Brand Creativity with Fast Company's Jeff Beer
Featuring Jeff Beer, Senior Staff Editor, Fast Company

Fast Break2:45 PM - 2:55 PM (EDT)

Where Ambition Meets Innovation with Pharrell Williams and Felecia Hatcher
Featuring Felecia Hatcher, CEO, Black Ambition; and Pharrell Williams, Founder, Black Ambition

Panel2:55 PM - 3:40 PM (EDT)

Closing Remarks, #MICSummit Concludes
Remarks by Stephanie Mehta, CEO and Chief Content Officer, Mansueto Ventures

Remarks3:40 PM - 3:50 PM (EDT)