See Who's Speaking at BizBash Live: New York

Education sessions, taking place October 23 at the Javits Center, will offer CSEP and CPCE credits.

Top row: Duncan Wardle, Deesha Dyer; bottom row: Bronson van Wyck, Cara Kleinhaut
Top row: Duncan Wardle, Deesha Dyer; bottom row: Bronson van Wyck, Cara Kleinhaut
Photos: Hannah Thomson (Bronson Van Wyck), Courtesy of Speakers (All Others)

NEW YORK—Get inspired by Disney's former head of innovation and creativity, develop a social media strategy that goes beyond the Instagrammable moment, and peek into the high-stakes environment of the White House social office.

Speakers at BizBash Live: New York, coming October 23 to the Javits Center, include top event professionals addressing timely subjects that also include event technology, high-end event design, and creating authentic brand experiences.

The educational portion of the annual expo consists of the Event Innovation Forum and a workshop series with speakers discussing the latest ideas, inspiration, and strategies for executing top-level events. Attendees can earn credit toward CSEP recertification through a partnership with ILEA and credit toward CPCE certification through a partnership with NACE. In addition, attendees can listen to Lounge & Learn Sponsored Education Sessions on the exhibit hall floor.

Attendees can register for the forum here.

Speakers confirmed for the day are:

Robert Caldwell, founding partner, 42Chat

Deesha Dyer, former White House social secretary; Harvard Kennedy School Institute of Politics resident fellow; executive director, beGirl.world

Sarah Edelman, senior marketing manager, Instawork

Shelley Elkins, global chief creative officer, Jack Morton Worldwide

Karen Gordon, vice president of Growth, Goodshuffle Pro

Bret Heiman, vice president of global partnerships, AEG Presents

Amy Shey Jacobs, founder and creative director, Chandelier Events

Aaron Kaufman, president, Fifth Element Group

Cara Kleinhaut, founder, partner, and co-owner, Agenc

Andrew Lacanienta, assistant professor, Department of Experience Industry Management, California Polytechnic State University

Simon Miller, creative director, Brand Activation Services

Bronson van Wyck, founder, Van Wyck & Van Wyck

Duncan Wardle, former head of innovation and creativity, Disney

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