50 Speakers. 500 Attendees. 1 Global Conversation.

WeWork Moorgate -- 1 Fore St, London EC2Y 5EJ


9.00 - 10.00am

Registration and Breakfast
In partnership with Pip & Nut, Cuckoo & Botanic Lab

10.00 - 10.20am

Welcome and Opening Remarks

10.20 - 11.00am

The Convergence of Tech + Wellbeing [Panel Discussion]

Gemma Morris (Presenter), Sky News Swipe -- in conversation with Jaimie Voss (Senior Partnerships), ClassPass; Tania Boler (Co Founder), Elvie; and Bandar Antabi (VP, Head of Special Projects), Jawbone

11.00 - 11.45am

Trends & Innovation Keynote: 'The Future of Wellness'

Presented by -- Hayley Ard (Head of Consumer Lifestyle) and Katie Baron (Head of Retail), Stylus

11.45 – 12.00pm

In partnership with Propercorn

12.00 - 12.45pm

The Big Retail Response To Wellness [Panel Discussion]

Rebekah Hall (Co Founder), Botanic Lab -- in conversation with Selfridges, Planet Organic & Life Health Foods

12.45 - 1.30pm

Breakout Focus Sessions

Track 1: New Markets: Scaling a Brand Globally -- In Conversation with Erik Bruun Bindslev (Founder), Merika - an International Business Development Vehicle; Pip Murray (Founder), Pip & Nut; 
and Katja Thrane (Marketing Director), Rebel Kitchen

Track 2: Keeping It Fresh: Production & Distribution Challenges for F&B -- A Roundtable discussion with the Founders of The Detox Kitchen, Botanic Lab, Pollen + Grace and Soupologie

Track 3: The Key To Successful Franchising -- Anis Qizilbash (Founder), Mindful Sales Training in conversation with Catie Miller (Founder), Xtend Barre London; Max Henderson (Co Founder), Hotpod Yoga; and Rob Lepone (Founder), Studio Lagree

Track 4: Growth Hacks: Affiliate Marketing For Wellness Brands with Sarah Wilson (Founder and Best Selling Author), I Quit Sugar

Track 5: Proving That There Is Profit In Ethics with Andrew Hunt (Co Founder), Aduna

Track 6: What’s Next For The Athleisure Sector? -- Active In Style in conversation with Lara Mead (Founder), Varley; Sam Gibson (Founder), Gibson Girl; Katie Baron (Head of Retail), Stylus

Track 7: Sweat Equity: Launching & Growing A Boutique Fitness Business -- Andrea DeBellis (Well Worth It) in conversation with Colin Waggett (CEO) Third Space and Another Space (and Co Founder of Psycle); James Duigan (Founder), Bodyism; and Jess Schuring (Co Founder), Heartcore

Track 8: Beauty From The Inside Out - Challenger Brands In Beauty & Supplements -- A Roundtable discussion with Sian Sutherland, Founder of Mio Skincare and Elaine Devereux, Wellness Brand Consultant

Track 9: Finding Your Flow In The Yoga Business -- Julie Montagu in conversation with the Founders of Fierce Grace and Movement for Modern Life

1.30 – 2.30pm

Networking Lunch
In partnership with BOL

2.30 - 3.15pm

The Rise of the Fitness Brand: Building A Powerful Community [Panel Discussion]

Lauren Armes (Founder), Welltodo -- in conversation with Gentry Long (Manager Director UK), Equinox; Pip Black (Co Founder), Frame; Ashleigh Stirling (Market Community Connector), lululemon; James Duigan (Founder), Bodyism; and Robert Rowland (Co Founder), BOOM Cycle.

3.15 - 4.15pm

Invest Well: Investing in Wellness [Panel Discussion]

A new perspective on investment opportunities arising in the wellness industry.
Nina Faulhaber (Co Founder), ADAY -- in conversation with Rory Stirling, BGF Ventures; Kalinka Kay, True Capital;
Brian Schuring, Rubicon Ventures; Charlie Kemper, Beta Bridge Capital; and Nancy Fechnay, Flight Ventures

4.15 - 4.35pm

FOCUS with Botanic Lab

4.35 - 5.30pm

Pitch Contest [Submissions Now Closed]

Finalists Pitching: Fiternity - Good Zing - Wanderfuel

The Judges -- Baz Saidieh (CEO), TrueStart; Shakil Khan (Entrepreneurial Investor - Spotify, Yplan, Hello); Jeff McGeachie (Director & Startup Mentor), Innovation Warehouse; Emma Green (IP Solicitor), Bird & Bird; Nancy Fechnay (Partner), Flight Ventures

6.00 – 7.30pm

Drinks, Canapés & Networking
In partnership with Botanic Lab, Black Cow Vodka, and Pollen + Grace



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1 Fore St, London EC2Y 5EJ, United Kingdom