Keynote Sessions

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Tuesday, June 05, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

    Mature fragrance markets are responding to a shift in consumer priorities by gearing strategies towards creating meaning and value, sacrificing short-term gains for long-term loyalty. Mass brands still have a place but need to tap into a new era of aspiration centred on lifestyle. Fragrance players are seeking growth in... Read More
    Speaker(s)
    Keynote
    Hannah Symons
    Beauty and Fashion Research Manager
    Euromonitor International
    • Keynote

    Tuesday, June 05, 4:50 PM - 5:00 PM

    • Room: Athena Ballroom Level 2
    Focusing on the question ‘why?’ Armand will discuss in his closing keynote how new cultural values around the world are redefining the purpose of our métier and the solutions we provide for the long-term. In a world increasingly under societal and environmental pressures, crafting perfumery and ingredients with a lasting positive... Read More
    Speaker(s)
    Keynote
    Armand de Villoutreys
    President of Perfumery & Ingredients
    Firmenich
    Handout(s)
    • Keynote

    Wednesday, June 06, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

    • Room: Athena Ballroom Level 2
    Phlur's unique approach to product development is rooted in shaking up the traditional fine fragrance business model. The retail experience, along with creativity, marketing and sampling processes are all components of telling a new multisensory story to conscious consumers. In his opening keynote, Eric Korman, CEO, will discuss these key drivers... Read More
    Speaker(s)
    Keynote
    Eric Korman
    Speaker
    Phlur
    Handout(s)
    • Keynote

    Wednesday, June 06, 3:05 PM - 3:25 PM

    • Room: Athena Ballroom Level 2
    E-commerce and non-traditional retail have consequences on the fragrance industry. In his opening keynote, Maurizio Volpi will address the ​opportunities for the fragrance industry to create value across all type of retail: from new e-commerce players to more traditional​ retails....
    Speaker(s)
    Keynote
    Maurizio Volpi
    President of Fragrance Division
    Givaudan
    Handout(s)
    • Keynote

    Thursday, June 07, 9:15 AM - 10:00 AM

    • Room: Athena Ballroom Level 2
    In the opening keynote, NEST Fragrances' Laura Slatkin, founder and executive chairman, and Nancy McKay, CEO, will discuss the business and creativity in driving their innovative brand through today's omnichannel distribution. ...
    Speaker(s)
    Keynote
    Laura Slatkin
    Executive Chairman & Founder
    NEST Fragrances
    Keynote
    Nancy McKay
    Chief Executive Officer
    NEST Fragrances
    Handout(s)
    • Keynote

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