Call for Presenters: The North American Consumer Insights Event

The Institute for International Research (IIR) is currently
seeking presenters for:

The North American Consumer Insights Event
September 29 – October 1, 2014 | Toronto, Ontario

due by Friday, March 14, 2014
About The North
American Consumer Insights Event
The relentless parade of new technologies is forcing disrupted consumer
behavior across platforms and channels. Understanding consumers in today’s
increasingly interconnected world presents an opportunity for you to know
consumers on a deeper level to make more strategic decisions.

Presenter Qualifications
We are seeking client-side executives to join the speaker faculty. Speakers can
come from any department within the organization. Content must be original and
not have already been presented at any other industry conference.

The Audience 

Major industries including: CPG, Retail, Media &
Entertainment, Finance & Insurance, Travel & Tourism, Durable Goods,
Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, Energy & Utilities, Telecommunications,
Technology, Automotive and more.

Speakers and attendees are VPs, Directors and Managers in the fields of
consumer insights, market research, marketing, intelligence, brand insights,
big data & analytics, customer experience, innovation among other related

NOTE: ONLY client-side submissions will
be reviewed. If your company is categorized as a vendor, solutions provider or
consultancy, please see below on how you can get involved in this conference.

Suggested Topic Areas

  • Consumer Insights
  • Shopper Insights
  • Biometrics & Neuroscience
  • Digital, Social & Mobile
  • Big Data & Small Data
  • Marketing & Brand Insights
  • Insight Driven Innovation
  • Data Analytics
  • Tools, Techniques & Methodologies
  • Global Insights
  • ROI & Measurement
  • Activating Insights
  • Technology
  • Storytelling & Data Visualization
  • What’s Next & The Future 

We are also happy to consider topics not listed here that you
feel would add value and be appropriate.

Submission Guidelines
Client-side speakers that wish to be considered for The North American
Consumer Insights Event speaker faculty should send the following information
via email to Rachel McDonald, Senior Conference Producer at no later than Friday,
March 14, 2014. Due to the high volume of responses, only those selected for
the program will be notified. 

  • Benefit-oriented title of session
  • Summary of session (no more than 100 words)
  • Full contact details for speaker, including name, title,
    company, email, phone and mailing address
  • Speaker bio

If your submission is selected, portions of your summary
will be used to promote your participation in print and online. In an effort to
ensure the utmost quality, all final presentations will be subject to review by
our content review board one month prior to the event. Note: Conference
registration fees are waived for all speakers. 

Special Notice to Vendors, Solutions
Providers or Consultancies

This call for papers is limited to client-side presenters. If you are a vendor,
consultant, solution provider or technology provider and would like to speak at
The North American Consumer Insights Event, please contact Jon Saxe at or 646.895.7467.

Thank you for your interest in The North American Consumer Insights Event.

The North American Consumer Insights Event Team