Adweek’s exciting tentpole summit Brandweek returns for its fourth year September 20-24, welcoming attendees to a unique experience of lively sessions of various formats intended to educate, entertain and connect the community.

Join us live and in person in San Francisco on Wed., Sept. 22nd at the The Avalon Ballroom (1268 Sutter Street) for interactive discussions focused on solutions for building a promising, innovative future in the marketing and advertising industry as well as conversations on personal and professional growth.

This is an invite-only, intimate event designed for a special subset of our Brandweek community to participate throughout Day 3 of Brandweek. All attendees will also receive complimentary passes to the full, 5-day Brandweek virtual event.

More info on the Sept. 22nd program is coming soon.

Please note: The health and safety of our attendees, partners, speakers and staff are Adweek’s highest priority. This event will comply with all CDC guidelines, as well as local and national safety parameters. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test will be required from all attendees. Masks will also be required at all times.


10:30AM — 11:00AM

Registration and Breakfast

11:00AM — 11:10AM

Guests are Seated

11:10AM — 11:30AM

The Power of Collaboration:
In Conversation With e.l.f. Beauty CMO Kory Marchisotto

e.l.f. Beauty was born to disrupt. The brand has dominated on TikTok, ventured into gaming, explored unexpected brand on brand partnerships and more. What makes it possible? Hear from e.l.f.’s CMO Kory Marchisotto to learn how the company aligns with like-minded disrupters to force multiply. You’ll learn how e.l.f. continues to find innovative ways to engage and entertain their community, moving far beyond traditional beauty boundaries. Join Adweek as we hear from e.l.f. Beauty’s CMO about how to lean into the power of collaboration to empower others and create new forms of self-expression that are disruptive.

11:30AM — 11:50AM

In person partner ARGONAUT

11:50AM — 12:00AM

Coffee Break

12:00PM — 12:30PM

Live Taste of Brandweek

12:30PM — 1:15PM


1:15PM — 2:00PM


1:15PM — 2:00PM


2:00PM — 3:00PM

Happy Hour