New World Stages
New World Stages, 340 West 50th Street New York, NY 10019, USA

What is Qwoted?

Qwoted is a free expert network: we help reporters connect with experts & we help those same experts build relationships with top reporters.

Event Date Tue Nov 13 EST - Wed Nov 14 EST (about 3 years ago)
Location New World Stages
340 West 50th Street New York, NY 10019, USA
Region Americas

Ad Age’s largest annual event returns to take on innovation in a tech-obsessed world. From voice assistants to bread-making robots to self-driving cars, we'll dive deep into the ways that tech is already reshaping lives—and we'll inform your approach to what’s next. Expert and inspiring speakers from a variety of industries will unpack what’s next in areas such as AI, food, creativity, transportation, privacy, agency models and finance. With ample networking, candid debates and ideas you can use as soon as you get back to your desk.


2018 Speakers:

Bonin Bough
Founder & Chief Growth Officer, Bonin Ventures

Cheryl Cheng
General Partner, BlueRun Ventures

Beth Comstock
Former Chief Marketing Officer & Vice Chair, GE

Michael E. Kassan
Chairman & CEO, MediaLink

Gary Vaynerchuk
Chairman, VaynerX

Sophia Amoruso
Founder & CEO, Girlboss

Alexis Ohanian
Co-Founder, Reddit and Initialized Capital

Bozoma Saint John
Chief Marketing Officer, Endeavor

David Shing
Digital Prophet, Oath

Drew Bradstock
Senior VP of Product, Index Exchange

Sharmeen Browarek
Senior Director of Viewer Engagement, Twitch

Jess Carbino
Sociologist, Bumble

Sam Cox
Group Product Manager of AdX BuySide and Policy, Google

David Dancer
Chief Marketing Officer, MedMen

Kass Dawson
Global Head of Marketing Communications, Softbank Robotics


Jason DeLand
Founding Partner and Joint Global CEO, Anomaly

Amy Emmerich
Chief Content Officer, Refinery29

Jordan Fisher
CEO and Co-Founder, Standard Cognition

Alex Gallagher
Chief Marketing Officer, UNiDAYS

Ben Kaufman
Head, BuzzFeed Commerce, BuzzFeed

Ryan Kelly
Head of Marketing & Communications, Virgin Hyperloop One

Tony Magee
Founder, Lagunitas Brewing Company

Megan Maloney
Investor, General Catalyst

Jason Mars
Co-Founder & CEO, Clinc

Claudia Mata
Co-Founder, Vertly

Pras Michél
Founder & CEO, Blacture

Glenn Minerley
VP & Group Account Director of Music, Entertainment and Esports, Momentum Worldwide

Natalia Oberti Noguera
Founder & CEO, Pipeline Angels

Joanna O'Connell
VP & Principal Analyst, Forrester

Ari Paparo
CEO, Beeswax

Delane Parnell
Founder & CEO, PlayVS

Nicola Piggott
Co-Founder, The Story Mob

Frank Reig
CEO & Co-Founder, Revel

Dan Riess
Executive VP, Turner Ignite

Rachel Shechtman
Founder & CEO, Story

Rob Smith
Founder, The Phluid Project

Brandon Snow
Senior VP and Chief Revenue Officer, Activision Blizzard Esports Leagues

Meiling Tan
Head of Marketing, Waymo

Dara Treseder
Chief Marketing Officer, GE Ventures

Randall Wilkinson
CEO, The Wilkinson Group

Jen Wong
Chief Operating Officer, Reddit

Manoush Zomorodi
Co-Founder, Stable Genius Productions

Josh Golden
President and Publisher, Ad Age

Brian Braiker
Editor, Ad Age

Meg Graham
Reporter, Ad Age

Adrianne Pasquarelli
Reporter, Ad Age

Jeanine Poggi
Senior Editor, Ad Age

E.J. Schultz
Assistant Managing Editor, Ad Age

George Slefo
Reporter, Ad Age

Sponsors & Partners

2018 Sponsors:

• Turner
• Unidays
• Kantar Media