Block I
Date & Time
Wednesday, October 25, 2023, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

The Investors Perspective
Nikhil Thukra, Managing Partner, L Catterton with Evan Clark, Deputy Managing Editor, WWD

Boosting Business Growth & Customer Engagement with AI
Kevin Fried, Industry Director, Retail, Google with Arthur Zaczkiewicz, Executive Editor, Strategic Content Development, WWD

Battle of Versailles 50 Years Later: The Story From the Inside
Stephen Burrows, Designer, Alva Chinn, Fashion Model and Pat Cleveland, Fashion Model with Tara Donaldson, Executive Editor, WWD and Head of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion, Fairchild Media Group

Adapting to Change: Insights on Post-Pandemic Consumer Behavior, Financial Uncertainty & the Impact of Technology
Leigh Manheim, Senior Vice President, North America Omnichannel, Coach with Prashant Agrawal, Chief Executive Officer, Impact Analytics

The New American Fashion Stars
Willy Chavarria, Designer & Founder, Willy Chavarria, Raul Lopez, Designer, Luar and Elena Velez, Designer & Founder, Elena Velez with Alex Badia, Style Director, WWD

Luxury Retail: Leadership Amid the Changing Consumer Landscape
Marc Metrick, Chief Executive Officer, Saks with James Fallon, Editorial Director, WWD