Thank you for another successful C360!​

Consumer 360® 2023 defined new inroads for innovation, created new bridges for collaboration, revealed new routes to purpose-driven strategies, and mapped new pathways to growth.

Join us in Phoenix on May 13-16, 2024


There are those who fear disruption and those who embrace it.   


Breaking new ground requires courage, confidence, creativity and a compass dialed into where consumers are headed. In these complex times of polycrisis, the leaders who dare to navigate the new and defy disruption will reap the rewards of true growth and success.  

Join us at this year’s C360 conference, where we’ll define new inroads for innovation, create new bridges for collaboration, reveal new routes to purpose-driven strategies, and map new pathways to growth. 

Traversing Rapid Omni Transformation 

Discover how to thrive and prosper in a rapidly changing omni retail terrain.

Influencing Innovation

Gain inspiration from leading visionaries who’ve blazed new paths with conviction, courage and calculated risk-taking.

Owning the Change

Connect with industry trailblazers who are leading by example, setting new standards and accelerating positive change.

Winning the Shopper

Learn how shifting consumer demands and rapidly advancing technologies are redefining retail trading partner relationships. 

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C360 2023 by the Numbers


Mainstage Keynote Presentations


Total Mainstage Presentations


Founder’s Pitch Slam on the Mainstage


Breakout Sessions


Product Showcase Booths


Specialty Zone Booths

Mainstage speakers

Trevor Noah

Comedian & Bestselling Author

Katie Beal Brown 

Founder & CEO, Lone River Beverage Company

Mauricio Bermudez​

Vice President Data & Analytics, Bacardi

Katherine Black

Partner, Consumer & Retail practice

Jill Blanchard

President of Client Solutions, Advantage Solutions

Amy Luke Busker

Senior Vice President, Branded Sales, Mizkan

Kyle Cooke 

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Loverboy

Sheryl Daija

Founder & Chief Executive Officer, BRIDGE

Craig Dubitsky 

Friendly Founder, hello products & former Chief Innovation Strategist, Colgate-Palmolive 

Jeremy Gutsche

Chief Executive Officer, Trend Hunter

Vincent Hanna 

Chief Executive Officer & Co-founder, Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC 

Diane Letson

Vice President, Food Industry Partnerships, Feeding America

Cristina Marinucci

Global Head of Shopper Insights & Analytics, Mondelēz

Pamela Mittoo

Group Director, Technical Consumer Research, The Coca-Cola Company 

Michael Movitz

Co-founder, Brandjectory 

Yashica Olden

Global Chief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, Condé Nast

Tony Pupillo

Senior Director, Food Industry Partnerships – Retail, Feeding America 

Erik Qualman 

5x Bestselling Author and former sitting professor, Harvard & MIT’s edX labs 

Brad Schultz 

Co-founder & Chief Marketing Officer, BeatBox Beverages 

Laura Schwartz

Professional Emcee and Keynote Speaker, Author of Eat, Drink & Succeed and Television Commentator

Daniel Silva 

Strategic Initiatives Sales Executive, Google Cloud

Ian Somerhalder

Co-founder & Brand Guardian, Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC 

Brian Van Cleave

Vice President, Commercial Strategy & Operations, Bayer

Alyssa Vescio

Senior Vice President of Merchandising, Center Store, Whole Foods

Sandra Villarreal

Senior Vice President, Consumer Functions, L’Oreal

Leslie Waller

VP Marketing Innovation & Enterprise Marketing Excellence, Campbell Soup Company 

Paul Wesley

Co-founder, Brother’s Bond Distilling Company, LLC 

David Zucker

Chief Marketing Officer & Senior Vice President, Ecommerce, Perdue Farms

Click here for the detailed conference agenda

Tuesday, June 6​

5:00 – 6:30 PM​ Mainstage and keynote​​

6:30 – 10:30 PM​ Welcome reception & dinner at The Novo

Wednesday, June 7​

7:00 – 8:15 AM​​ Breakfast​, Product Showcase and Specialty Zone, Networking Zone

8:30 AM – 12:15 PM Mainstage

12:15 – 1:15 PM​​ Lunch, Product Showcase and Specialty Zone​​, Networking Zone

1:15 – 2:45 PM​​ Mainstage 

2:55 – 3:55 PM​ Breakouts

3:55 – 5:00 PM​​ Product Showcase and Specialty Zone, Networking Zone

6:30- 10:00 PM​ Ultraviolet Jungle Party & dinner with DJ Hesta Prynn

Thursday, June 8​

7:00 – 8:15 AM Breakfast, Product Showcase and Specialty Zone, Networking Zone

8:30 AM – 12:00 PM Breakout sessions, Product Showcase and Specialty Zone​, Networking Zone

12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch, Product Showcase and Specialty Zone, Networking Zone

1:00 – 5:30 PM Mainstage and closing keynote​

6:30- 10:00 PM LA Street Festival Closing party​ on West Road​ with Laith Al-Saadi

Friday, June 9​



Against the backdrop of persistent economic, societal, and technological change, having a Full View of the total consumer landscape is essential to successfully paving new growth pathways for 2023 and beyond. Learn from retailers, influencers, and technology experts about what’s shaping the future of retail in our general sessions, where we’ll reveal the latest intel on shopper behavior, omnichannel, impactful ESG strategies, and visionary leadership. 

NEW! 2023 Founder’s Pitch Slam  

New this year! Get ready for the 2023 NIQ Founders Pitch Slam for Emerging Brands!  

For the first time ever at Consumer 360, NIQ will host one of the largest CPG pitch slams of the year for founding entrepreneurs. This event will provide a rare opportunity for emerging CPG brand makers to pitch their products to an esteemed panel of industry executives from across the retail, investment and global brand communities at C360 in Los Angeles. All audience members will have the opportunity to vote for their fan favorite among the top five finalists. 

This unique competition will provide the pitch slam winner with exclusive access to NIQ’s data experts to help build their brand through the lens of best-in-class data and analytics. Five finalists will receive an all-expenses paid trip to C360 for the live pitch, vying for the ultimate prize package. 

Join us and discover how to better understand and master the new realities required to stay ahead of the next waves of change. 

Meet Your Judges

Craig Dubitsky 

Friendly Founder, hello products & former Chief Innovation Strategist, Colgate-Palmolive 

Hakim Ghanem

Director, Advent

Ben Macedo

Senior Vice President, BASES, NIQ

Tracey Massey 

Chief Operating Officer, NIQ


Michael Movitz

Co-founder, Brandjectory 

Alyssa Vescio

Senior Vice President of Merchandising, Center Store, Whole Foods

Breakout sessions

The mainstage conversations continued during conference breakout sessions, where attendees had the opportunity to connect with NielsenIQ thought leaders and innovators from across the retail, manufacturing, and technology industries. Topics highlighted:  Consumer drivers propelling the industry forward, purpose-lead priorities shaping a better future, and emerging trends and drivers of the next retail decade. 

Product Showcase and Specialty Zone

Attendees will enjoy exclusive access to a product playground exploring the latest business intelligence and customer-centric solutions. Browse live demonstrations and connect with experts who will be available to share insights, answer questions and provide guidance. Discover the latest in Omnishopper and Omnisales, revenue/business drivers, Shelf Architect, connected collaboration and BASES’ innovation ecosystem and creative product AI. This year will also feature the Specialty Zone, a dedicated space to build effective strategies for pet, beauty, BevAl, Byzzer for small brands, multicultural consumers- and more!

Product Showcase

Specialty Zone


Connect with peers and expand your professional network with attendees from some of the world’s most impactful and admired organizations. Featuring an all-star speaker lineup and thought-provoking business sessions, Consumer 360® is designed to foster meaningful engagement to create new connections and deepen existing relationships.

New this year! The C360 Networking Zone

Are you looking to establish meaningful connections with fellow C360 attendees? We’re excited to introduce the C360 Networking Zone which will facilitate these crucial conversations. By using the C360 event app, you will have the chance to communicate and arrange meetings with other professionals (up to 4 per table!) in the Networking Zone – to share insights and build valuable relationships that can help you take your business to the next level.

Need dedicated time with your NIQ rep while on-site? Reach out to them today to schedule a private meeting. Keep the conversation flowing!