2017 Calendar of Fairchild Live
Learn More On How To Attend Fairchild Live’s Exclusive Industry Conferences.
Created by WWD’s and FN’s renowned editorial teams to inform and inspire the fashion, retail, beauty and footwear industries
Fairchild Summits connects titans of industry at executive conferences where relationships are built and deals are made
- May 23-25, 2017
2017 FN CEO Summit
At this year’s FN CEO Summit, we will look at game-changing ideas that can create new paths for growth across the industry. Hear from leaders and...
- June 5-6, 2017
2017 WWD Beauty Summit
Join 250 executives on June 5-6 in New York for the WWD Beauty Summit. Created by WWD’s beauty editors, this year’s program, themed Future...
- September 19-20, 2017
2017 WWD Digital Forum: NYC
The WWD Digital Forum gathers 250+ leading industry executives to discuss and debate the tactical need to stay on pace for the future.
- October 18-19, 2017
2017 WWD Global Fashion Forum
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- October 24-25, 2017
2017 WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit
The CEO Summit, Oct 24-25, will bring together the best minds in the business to tackle the issues compelling brands & retailers to innovate like...
- November 14, 2017
2017 WWD Digital Forum: Los Angeles
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- April 25, 2017
2017 WWD Retail 20/20: London – The New Store Experience
Given the convergence of physical and digital retail, WWD is expanding the footprint of our one-day Forum in London.
- March 28, 2017
2017 WWD Retail 20/20: New York – The New Store Experience
Themed "A New Store Experience," WWD will take a look at innovations that transform shopping for fashion, footwear and beauty products,...
- March 21, 2017
2017 WWD Men’s Wear Summit
A one-of-a-kind event focused exclusively on the men's wear industry that you won't want to miss.
- February 7, 2017
2017 WWD Digital Beauty Forum
Join 200+ of the most influential executives from beauty, digital, & retail at the WWD Digital Beauty Forum in 2017.
- December 8, 2016
2016 Beauty Inc Awards
The Annual Beauty Inc Awards // Beauty Inc is a resource for the global beauty supply chain, targeting luxury beauty industry executives and...
- November 29, 2016
2016 Footwear News Achievement Awards
FNAA: Footwear News Achievement Awards
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Audience By The Numbers
C-Level Executives, Founders, Presidents // VPs, Brands & Retailers
Industry Service Providers
Media Press // Content Creators
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“The blend of emerging brands, global power beauty brands and retail operators provided the diversity of views one would expect from a WWD conference. The innovation coming from the emerging brands is compelling to see and promises exciting years of growth for the industry!”
CEO, Marks & Spencer
“Provocative balance of speakers and size of brands. Great to hear from indie brands.”
Chief Merchant, Sephora
“An engaging day full of unique perspectives from a strategic cross section of [men’s wear] industry leaders.”
Vice President & Fashion Director of Men’s Wear, Saks Fifth Avenue
“Loved the event! Great way to connect with others in the industry, learn what they are working on, and hear brands’ digital strategic priorities.”
“As a first time attendee, I was very impressed and took away a lot of great information while being able to network with potential future partners. I’m looking forward to other great events from WWD.”
“Know I can count on this conference to give me actionable take-always that I can immediately apply to my business.”
- Jean-Paul AgnonL’Oréal
- Jeff BezosAmazon.com
- Tory BurchTory Burch
- Manny ChiricoPVH Corp.
- Dick CostoloTwitter
- Trevor EdwardsNike
- Fabrizio FredaThe Estée Lauder Companies
- Tony HsiehZappos.com
- Marc JacobsMarc Jacobs
- Dick JohnsonFoot Locker
- Tom KalenderianBarney’s
- Karen KatzNeiman Marcus Group
- Ralph LaurenRalph Lauren
- Terry LundgrenMacy’s Inc
- Calvin McDonaldSephora
- François-Henri PinaultKering
- Kevin PlankUnder Armour Inc.
- Liz RodbellHudson's Bay Company
- Joshua SchulmanBergdorf Goodman
- Jerry StorchHudson’s Bay Company
- Sidney ToledanoChristian Dior
- Marcus Wainwright & David Nevillerag and bone
- Alexander WangAlexander Wang
- Eric WisemanVF Corporation
Past Editorial Coverage
WWD Digital Beauty Forum
Executives gathered at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in Manhattan for the first WWD Digital Beauty Forum and detailed bold moves in cyberspace.
WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit
Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan to discuss how to succeed in a rapidly changing retail environment.
Past Video Highlights
2015 DIGITAL BEAUTY FORUM
250+ Beauty digital executives came together in NYC for a day of thought leadership and networking.
2014 BEAUTY CEO SUMMIT
Marks & Spencer creates synergies to engage global consumers
2014 FOOTWEAR NEWS SUMMIT
FN Editor Mosha Lundström facilitates a designer panel discussion between Aquazurra, Louis Leeman Paris, and René Caovilla
2014 BEAUTY CEO SUMMIT
Walgreens discusses mobile, the millennial generation, and online offline convergence.
2014 DIGITAL NEW YORK FORUM
Johanna Murphy, CMO of Ivanka Trump explores why “digital is not a day job” and how far companies have to go in a digital era
2015 Digital Forum NYC
The WWD Forum NYC was an industry event not to be missed. View our recap video to see a glimpse of speaker presentations and networking opportunities.
WWD + Variety Style Maker's
WWD and Variety are joining together to honor the creative forces in fashion, beauty and style whose work transcends both worlds.
2015 Retail 2020 Forum
Take a look at innovations that transform shopping for fashion, footwear and beauty products. The event gathered the most imaginative innovators, strategists, and marketers from the most influential companies in the apparel, footwear, beauty, and retail industries.
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