Confirmed Participants

Marc DeBevoise
Blake Cahill
Karna Crawford
Scott Hudler
Rob Norman
Paul Woolmington
Fiona Swerdlow
Phil Easter
Mike Parker
Andres Wolberg-Stok
Allison Miazga-Bedrick
Joshua Lowcock
Aki Spicer
Chris Satchell
Justin Sellman
Marla Skiko
Liz Sarachek Blacker
Nigel Fenwick
Steffany Carey
Drew Ianni


CDX2013_LogoFull_RGB_72DPI The 2nd Annual CDX NYC BRAND INNOVATION SUMMIT will take place later this Spring in New York City. Building on the success of our inaugural NYC Summit in 2016, and the 12th Summit in the Chief Digital Officer Global Forum (CDX) series since its launch in 2013, this tightly-curated, salon-style event brings together an intimate group of high-caliber executives Fortune 500 brands, leading agencies and media companies, start-ups, and industry analysts and influencers. This year's theme is "THE CUSTOMER REVOLUTION" All CDX Summits are exclusive, by-invitation-only, peer-based thought leadership and networking events that convene a high-caliber group of senior digital media, brand, and operating executives and industry influencers to discuss and debate the state of the ongoing consumer revolution and how to master digital transformation innovation. And via our CDX Academy track of content, all Forums also provide insights and actionable advice and insights in regards to professional career development designed to improve our attendees overall management and team development skills as they advance their way into the core C-Suite.


CDX2013_LogoFull_RGB_72DPI THE CUSTOMER REVOLUTION - The 2nd Annual CDX NYC Brand Innovation Summit will explore how leading brands from across a wide range of industries and verticals are leveraging current and emerging platforms, devices, applications, disciplines and best practices to engage the increasingly connected, multi-platform consumer and how digital technologies and platforms are transforming customer engagement, media and advertising, the path-to-purchase, consumer insights, and lifetime customer value.  


We are thrilled to announce that the 2nd Annual CDX NYC Brand Innovation Summit will be held June 1-2, 2017 on the 44th Floor at the iconic Hearst Tower in New York City. Hearst Tower is in the heart of Midtown Manhattan just a few steps from Central Park, Columbus Circle and The Theatre District and the stunning 44th Floor executive conference floor boasts stunning architecture, 180 degree views and private board rooms. If you have any questions about the event, please email Conference Chairman

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The Call For Speakers for the 2nd Annual CDX NYC Brand Innovation Summit is now OPEN!

We are looking for compelling speakers from across the digital marketing, operating and business ecosystem as well as those who bring interesting, outside perspectives from academia, non-profits and leading industry associations. We welcome both b-to-c and b-to-b oriented speakers, companies, and perspectives.

We have a zero-tolerance policy for sales pitches and are looking to foster engaging, strategic, prescriptive, and educational discussions that focus on key trends and and issues as well as discussions that focus on key internal management issues including business-model analysis, talent management, corporate structure, change management, fostering innovation and creativity, and leadership.

The Call For Speakers closes April 15, 2017.

CLICK HERE to submit your paper.


We offer a limited number of strategic partnership opportunities that include guaranteed thought leadership, full event access, and premium, high-profile branding and delegate engagement opportunities.  We also offer economies-of-scale for our multi-event partners. You can download the Partnership Prospectus for the CDX NYC Brand Innovation Summit HERE or reach out to Drew Ianni, Conference Chairman, at for further information.

You may also view our complete 2017-2018 CDX event calendar HERE if interested in a multi-event partnership.