The Connected Consumer Conference 2019

November 15th

Hilton Midtown, New York, NY

7:00am – Breakfast & Networking

8:00am-1:00pm – Program

     Consumer Data + Intelligence

This year’s Connected Consumer Conference will focus on leveraging data and intelligence to create beauty experiences, products and engagement.

For more detailed information on the program, please select from the options below:

Keynote Speaker

Ben Jones
CEO and Co-Founder
Haus Laboratories
(Lady Gaga Cosmetics)


Guive Balooch
Guive Balooch
Global VP of Technology Incubator
Alysia Borsa
EVP/Chief Business & Data Officer
Meredith Corporation
Bridget Dolan
SVP, New Ventures
Rachel Goodman
Rachel Goodman
Head of Beauty Partnerships
Dino Ha
Founder and CEO
Nicolas Harlé
Managing Director
Nova Consulting
Yarden Horwitz
Kate Jalkut
Executive Director, Media & Influencer
The Estée Lauder Companies
Nicolas Le Bourgeois
GM Baby, Beauty and Luxury Beauty US
Kimberly Lee
Associate Director
Tencent International Business Group
Wendy Liebmann
CEO & Chief Shopper
WSL Strategic Retail
Angelica Munson
Global President, Digital Center of Excellence
Johnna Powell
Global Advisory Head
Kira Rich
Global Technology Strategist
Hannah Symons
Head of Beauty and Personal Care
Euromonitor International
Lauren Thaman
Communications Director
P&G Ventures
Karin Tracy
Head of Industry, Retail, Fashion, Luxury
David Waltzman
Enterprise Lead, East Coast
Deborah Weinswig
CEO & Founder
Coresight Research
Ming Zhao
Co-founder & CEO

Agenda At a Glance


Haus Laboratories (Lady Gaga Cosmetics) – Ben Jones, CEO and Co-Founder      

Global Consumer Trends

Commerce 2040: The Future of Beauty Retail

Euromonitor International – Hannah Symons, Head of Beauty and Personal Care

The New Search

Inspiring Consumers Through Visual Search

Pinterest – Rachel Goodman, Head of Beauty Partnerships    

How Voice is Transforming Beauty Discovery

Google – Kira Rich, Global Technology Strategist, Human Truths team  

Retail Predictions

How Digital Created a New Shopping Culture

WSL Strategic Retail – Wendy Liebmann, CEO & Chief Shopper

Redefining Omnichannel Through Holistic Client Journeys

Sephora – Bridget Dolan, EVP, Omni Experience and Innovation

Fireside Chat – Nicolas Le Bourgeois, GM Baby, Beauty and Luxury, U.S.

Smart Data

Identifying Market Gaps Through Data

Memebox – Dino Ha, Founder & CEO

Innovating the Optics of Aging

P&G Ventures – Lauren Thaman, Senior Communications Director, P&G Ventures

How AI Drives Personalization at Proven

Proven – Ming Zhao, Founder & CEO

Machine Intelligence to Identify Beauty’s Next Big Trend

Spate – Yarden Horwitz, Co-Founder

Elevating Tech to Deliver Spectacular UX

L’Oréal Technology Incubator – Guive Balooch, Global VP, Tech Incubator

Moderator:  Cowen – Oliver Chen, Managing Director


Fireside chat

Facebook – Karin Tracy, US Head of Industry

The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Shiseido – Angelica Munson, Global President, Digital Center of Excellence

The Asian Consumer

East to West: What Beauty Retailers Can Learn from the Dynamic Retail Ecosystems of Asia

Coresight Research – Deborah Weinswig, Founder & CEO                                           

The Modern Chinese Beauty Consumer

Tencent Holdings (WeChat) – Kimberly Lee, Associate Director of Business Development, Tencent International Business Group

What you will learn

Global view of consumer purchasing habits

Future applications for beauty in tech and digital

Instant messaging platforms as the new e-commerce channel

The future of voice technology

How artificial intelligence is driving change for beauty marketers

Tickets & Pricing

Table Ticket Rate:

The Connected Consumer-Row of 10 seats-Standard Price
Row of 10 seats
$ 5000.00

Individual Ticket Rate:

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Preview Your Event Experience

Press 2018

Everything You Need to Know About Beauty 3.0Global Cosmetics Industry Magazine, 11/20/2018

AR & AI Propel Beauty YouCam App to 700 Million DownloadsAmerican Entrepreneurship Today, 11/19/2018