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Wednesday, April 19, 2023

Opening Remarks
Featuring Brendan Vaughan, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

Remarks10:03 AM - 10:05 AM (EDT)

One-on-One with Illumination CEO Chris Meledandri
Featuring Chris Meledandri, CEO, Illumination
Moderated by Nicole LaPorte, Senior Writer, Fast Company

One-on-One Conversation10:05 AM - 10:40 AM (EDT)

Filling the Equity Gaps in Healthcare
Featuring Liana Douillet Guzmán, CEO, Folx Health; Kate Ryder, Founder and CEO, Maven Clinic; Toyin Ajayi, CEO, Cityblock Health; and Travis Gayles, Chief Health Officer, Hazel Health
Moderated by David Salazar, Associate Editor, Fast Company

Panel10:40 AM - 11:15 AM (EDT)

Emerging Tech Trends for Growth
Presented by SAP
Featuring Amy Webb, Founder and CEO, Future Today Institute
Interviewed by Julianne Pepitone, Moderator, FastCo Works

Panel11:15 AM - 11:37 AM (EDT)

Most Innovative Companies Trivia
Featuring KC Ifeanyi, Executive Director of Editorial 
Programming, Fast Company

Trivia11:37 AM - 11:50 AM (EDT)

Breaking Down the MIC Top 50
Featuring Amy Farley, Senior Editor, Fast Company, and David Lidsky, Deputy Editor, Fast Company

Fast Chat11:50 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)

Data Never Sleeps: The Tech Behind a Good Night’s Rest
Featuring Alexandra Zatarain and Matteo Franceschetti, Cofounders, Eight Sleep, and Jamie Zeitzer, Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences (Sleep Medicine), Stanford University
Moderated by Jill Bernstein, Editorial Director, Fast Company

Panel12:00 PM - 12:30 PM (EDT)

Toward a Circular Economy
Featuring Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech, and Caspar Coppetti, Cofounder and Executive Co-Chairman, On
Moderated by Amy Farley, Senior Editor, Fast Company

Panel12:35 PM - 1:09 PM (EDT)

How AI and Automation Are Transforming Innovative Companies
Presented by CLA
Featuring Noel Hopkins, Digital Growth Director, CLA; Joseph Slater, CFO and COO, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana
Moderated by Julianne Pepitone, Moderator, FastCo Works

Panel1:10 PM - 1:42 PM (EDT)

CMO Master Class: The Future Is Fandom
Featuring Katie Klumper, Founder and CEO, Black Glass; Kory Marchisotto, CMO, E.l.f.; and Tariq Hassan, U.S. CMO, McDonald’s
Moderated by Jeff Beer, Senior Staff Editor, Fast Company

Panel1:45 PM - 2:25 PM (EDT)

Closing Remarks
Featuring Brendan Vaughan, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

Remarks2:25 PM - 2:30 PM (EDT)
Thursday, April 20, 2023

Opening Remarks
Featuring Brendan Vaughan, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

Remarks10:05 AM - 10:06 AM (EDT)

One-on-One with Purdue University President Mung Chiang
Featuring Mung Chiang, President, Purdue University
Interviewed by Pavithra Mohan, Staff Writer, Fast Company

One-on-One Conversation10:06 AM - 10:41 AM (EDT)

The Next Level in Women’s Pro Sports
Featuring Deja McClendon, Pro Volleyball Player and Member of the Player Executive Committee, Athletes Unlimited; Jon Patricof, Cofounder and CEO, Athletes Unlimited; and Jessica Robertson, Cofounder and Chief Content Officer, Togethxr
Moderated by Jay Woodruff, Senior Editor, Fast Company

Panel10:41 AM - 11:15 AM (EDT)

How to Innovate in Times of Uncertainty
Featuring Joe Thomas, Cofounder and CEO, Loom, and Brett E. House, Professor of Professional Practice, Economics Division, Columbia Business School
Moderated by Yasmin Gagne, Associate Editor, Fast Company

Panel11:15 AM - 11:49 AM (EDT)

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 Chat11:50 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)

Come Together: Live Events in the Digital Era
Featuring Julia Hartz, CEO, Eventbrite, and Shanta Thake, Chief Artistic Officer, Lincoln Center
Moderated by Amy Farley, Senior Editor, Fast Company

Panel12:00 PM - 12:36 PM (EDT)

Closing Remarks
Featuring Brendan Vaughan, Editor-in-Chief, Fast Company

Remarks12:36 PM - 12:40 PM (EDT)