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We’re looking for inspiring industry leaders and storytellers like you.

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Emerging Brands Summit 2023 is a one-day event designed for fast-growing emerging brands seeking to scale their manufacturing operations. 

Sunday, September 10, 2023, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino

Las Vegas, NV

Important Details

  • Proposals must be submitted by the submission deadline. Don’t wait until the deadline to submit. Avoid the rush and stand out from the crowd.
  • A link to a video sample as part of the proposal is strongly encouraged. If you don’t have a video of a past speaking engagement, we suggest recording one for your application. 
  • Accepted speakers must be available to attend AND be an active participant throughout the entire event.
  • Complimentary conference registration will be provided.
  • Speaker coaching and presentation development support will be provided by our editorial department.
  • Our event manager will offer guidance on your content, help with deliverables and timelines, and more.

Submission Suggestions

  • Include actionable takeaways for attendees
  • Provide a clear outline of the impact your talk may have on attendees and their organizations
  • Tailor your presentation for the audience (i.e., industry, role, company size)
  • Showcase an engaging, inspiring, and fun delivery

Dates & Deadlines

  • Call for Speakers will open on Monday, January 2, 2023
  • Presentation submissions are due by Sunday, April 23, 2023
  • Speakers will be notified of the status of their application by Monday, May 21, 2023
  • Our final agenda will be published by June 18, 2023
  • The event will take place in Las Vegas, NV on September 10, 2023

Are you representing a supplier of packaging materials or machinery? Do you provide packaging or manufacturing services for CPGs?

Please contact Aleks Apkarian at [email protected] to discuss thought leadership opportunities. We encourage suppliers to co-present with a client in order to keep content educational and practical. Sales pitches, self-promotions, mentions of products or services will not be accepted.