Conferences & Speakers

The Center for Customer Insights hosts a number of events and conferences throughout the year.

Yale Customer Insights Conference

Cutting-edge academic researchers and business practitioners from around the world collaborate on research into consumer choices, marketing strategy, brand performance and product innovation.

Conferences: 2013 | 2012 | 2011

Marketing Strategy Conference

Emerging marketing ideas and trends are the focus of this annual conference. Recent speakers include CMOs and other senior leaders from Chanel, Cartier North America, General Electric, PepsiCo, Yahoo! North America, Omnicon, American Express, Unilever North America, the Publicis Groupe, Toyota, Google, MTV and Converse.

2013Engaging Consumers in a Complex World
2012Higher Velocity Marketplace: Technology, Innovation, and Engagement in the New Marketplace
2011Marketing and Innovation in a Shrinking World

China India Insights Conference

This is an academic conference highlighting research on consumption and investment behavior in China, India and other emerging markets.

Conferences: 2013 | 2012 | 2011

Yale/Interbrand Sustainable Marketing Summit

Sustainability in business is no longer a side conversation. This conference explores new ways of thinking about sustainability, authenticity, and storytelling with talks from leading academics and practitioners across a range of fields.

Conferences: 2013

YCCI Leadership Series

Top executives speak to students on business, marketing and policy topics. Recently featured were speakers from: The Hartford, NBC Universal, Xerox North America, Hyundai Motor America, Nielsen, American Express, Google and IBM.

2012David N. Levenson - Leadership Lessons in Wealth Management
2011: Dan Ciporin '86 - Nurturing Company Disruption Through Web Innovation

CBEY Lecture Series  

Lectures: View past events