2018 Calendar of Fairchild Live
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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 14 - 16
2018 WWD Beauty CEO Summit
The WWD Beauty CEO Summit will feature presentations from the world’s foremost beauty brands and experts, digital innovators and more, evaluating…
- May 29 - 31
2018 WWD Global Fashion & Beauty Forum
The WWD Global Fashion + Beauty Forum brings together 200 influential brand and retail executives across Asia, Europe and the Americas to explore the…
- June 13
2018 WWD Retail 20/20 New York: The New Store Experience
Physical and digital retail are converging, creating profound change across the industry. At WWD Retail 20/20 – The New Store Experience, we will…
- June 27
2018 WWD Retail 20/20 London: The New Store Experience
Themed “The New Store Experience,” WWD takes a look at transformative innovations, new technologies, the in-store experiences they enable, the…
- September 13
2018 WWD Digital Forum: New York
WWD’s signature digital forum brings together established brands leading the industry to discuss and debate the tactical needs of staying on pace…
- October 30 - 31
2018 WWD CEO Summit
The WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit explores the balance between the art and science of retail, impact of technology on consumer expectations,…
- November 14
2018 WWD Digital Forum: Los Angeles
WWD’s signature forum in Los Angeles, focusing on the digital lifestyle and businesses of the West Coast.
- March 27
2018 WWD Men’s Wear Summit
A day of inspiring speakers, informative and interactive sessions, and unparalleled networking with colleagues from fashion, retail, and e-commerce…
- March 9-11, 2018
WWD x SXSW Style Lounge
WWD is traveling to Austin to meet with some of the world’s best thought leaders and disruptors at this year’s SXSW conference. WWD Style Lounge…
- February 20-March 3
Runway to Red Carpet
CFDA, Variety and WWD will host an exclusive showcase for the upcoming red carpet season, highlighting emerging American designers
- February 28, 2018
2018 WWD Retail 20/20 Tokyo: The New Store Experience
WWD is launching our first meeting in Tokyo to share global ideas on creating new store experiences with the Japanese market.
- February 7, 2018
2018 WWD Digital Beauty Forum
Join 200+ influential executives from beauty, digital and retail at the WWD Digital Beauty Forum in 2018.
- December 7, 2017
2017 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…
Join WWD in an exclusive webinar seriesFairchild Live Media presents an editorial reviewed and approved webinar series for our community. Providing timely and relevant thought leadership content to further discuss the latest trends in marketing, merchandising, luxury and more.
Audience By The Numbers
C-Level Executives, Founders, Presidents // VPs, Brands & Retailers
Industry Service Providers
Media Press // Content Creators
Sponsorship opportunities provide direct access to the most influential executives in the industry through high-profile brand visibility and interaction, plus targeted networking. Sponsorship opportunities are limited and can be highly customized to meet your marketing objectives. The Fairchild Live Annual Partners program is a year long sponsorship to build relationships with key players, create significant awareness for the partner organization and to demonstrate a sustained commitment to the industry.
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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 takeaways 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 FOOTWEAR NEWS SUMMIT
FN Editor Mosha Lundstru00f6m facilitates a designer panel discussion between Aquazurra, Louis Leeman Paris, and Renu00e9 Caovilla
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.
2016 Men's Wear Summit
The 2016 WWD Men's Wear Summit had a new inspiration this year that connected attendees to executives from the top brands and retailers in the niche menswear industry. This one-of-a-kind event focused exclusively on the latest trends and inspiration that are driving men’s fashion.
2016 Retail 20/20: The New Store Experience
The WWD Retail 20/20 Forum: "The New Store Experience" offered exclusive Insight on satisfying consumer needs in today's retail market. Retailers are finding new ways to attract, engage and inspire consumers with differentiated in-store journeys and transforming the shopping experience to keep up with the digital world.
2016 BEAUTY CEO SUMMIT
Drew Barrymore talks about building her beauty business, Flower Beauty
2016 WWD CEO Summit
The WWD CEO Summit in New York addressed everything from presidential politics to the new consumer, investing climate and designers' creativity.
2016 WWD Honors
Highlights from the inaugural WWD Honors program
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