iCONIC: Washington, DC Agenda

CONFERENCE DAY -- WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11

Location: Warner Theatre, 513 13th Street NW, Washington DC 20004 | 202.783.4000
***All sessions take place in the theater unless noted below.***

8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Registration Open
Warner Theatre – Foyer and Lobby

8 a.m. Theater doors open

8:45 - 8:52 a.m. Welcome to Iconic
Remarks: Tyler Mathisen, co-anchor of CNBC's "Power Lunch" and "Nightly Business Report;" and Eric Schurenberg, president and editor-in-chief, Inc.

8:55 - 9:35 a.m. Do What You Love, Love What You Do
Speaker: Bert Jacobs, co-founder and chief executive optimist, The Life is Good Company

9:40 - 10:25 a.m. Beyond Shark Tank—Kevin O'Leary on Everything
Speaker: Kevin O'Leary, founder, O'Leary Financial Group; co-star Shark Tank
Interviewer: Tyler Mathisen, co-anchor of CNBC's "Power Lunch" and "Nightly Business Report"

10:25 - 10:45 a.m. Networking Break
Foyer and Lobby

10:50- 11:25 a.m. A View from the Top: How to Create a Billion Dollar Class Act
Speaker:Janice Bryant Howroyd, founder, chairman and CEO, ACT-1 Group

11:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. Brands YOU F**king Love
Speakers: Jennifer Fleiss, co-founder and head of business development, Rent the Runway; Hilary Folger, partner - brand strategy, Lippincott; Daniel Lubetzky, founder and CEO, KIND; and author, Do the KIND Thing; and Bayard Winthrop, founder and CEO, American Giant
Interviewer: Eric Schurenberg, president and editor-in-chief, Inc.

12:15 - 12:45 p.m. Why Every Day You Have to Earn the Right to Be Chosen
Speaker: Kenneth Cole, founder, Kenneth Cole Productions
Interviewer: Tyler Mathisen, co-anchor of CNBC's "Power Lunch" and "Nightly Business Report"

12:45 - 1:45 p.m. Networking Lunch
Foyer and Lobby

1:50 - 2:15 p.m. Honest Tea's Not-Too-Sweet Disruption Story
Speaker: Seth Goldman, co-founder and TeaEO, Honest Tea

2:20 - 2:45 p.m. How to Disrupt an Industry and Build a $100 Million Company
Speaker: Eric Ryan, co-founder, Method

2:50 - 3:40 p.m. GoDaddy Founder Bob Parsons Shares His Billion Dollar Formula for Success
Speaker: Robert "Bob" Parsons, founder, GoDaddy; founder and CEO, YAM Worldwide; and co-founder, the Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation

3:40 - 4:05 p.m. Networking Break
Foyer and Lobby

4:10 - 4:40 p.m. Bikes, Branding, and Business: A Conversation with SoulCycle
Speakers: Elizabeth Cutler and Julie Rice, co-founders, SoulCycle
Interviewer: Eric Schurenberg, president and editor in chief, Inc.

4:45 - 5:25 p.m. How to Build a Billion Dollar Business From Sweat, Technology and Transparency
Speaker: Kevin Plank, founder and CEO, Under Armour
Interviewer: Scott Wapner, anchor of CNBC's Fast Money Halftime Report

5:30 - 6:15 p.m. Lessons From Business-Turnaround King Marcus Lemonis
Speaker: Marcus Lemonis, entrepreneur and host, CNBC's "The Profit"

6:30 - 8 p.m. Closing Cocktail Reception
Foyer and Lobby

Contact iCONIC Conference

  • For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Julie Chisar, National Conference Director | P: 415-343-1530 | jchisar@inc.com

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