Michael Phelps - Acceleration Summit
Michael Phelps

Most Decorated Olympic Athlete of All Time

May 10-11, 2023 /

Salt Palace Convention Center/

Salt Lake City, Utah

Salt Palace Convention Center/Salt Lake City, Utah
Michael Phelps: Acceleration Summit

The Global Ecommerce Acceleration Summit - where the top ecommerce accelerators and brands gather to learn, network, and experience what’s possible.

2022 Agenda

A Quick Look

Two days and 34 speakers, Accelerate brings together the brightest minds on global ecommerce acceleration topics. You will experience an atmosphere of inspiration, networking, education, strategy, and real-world application. Agenda is subject to change.

Travel Tips:

Arrive at the Grand America by 6:00 pm on Tuesday, June 14, 2022


Depart on flights Friday morning, June 17, 2022  


*You can also book your discounted hotel room at the Grand America here


*Hotel rooms and rates subject to availability

June 15

Wednesday Schedule

June 16

Thursday Schedule

Time

Day 1 Morning Block

7:00 - 9:20 am

Time

7:00 - 9:20 am

Registration

8:00 - 9:00 am

Time

8:00 - 9:00 am

Breakfast & Networking

Time

Keynotes - Summit // Stage A

9:30 - 9:40 am
Time

9:30 - 9:40 am

Speakers

John LeBaron

Chief Revenue Officer, Pattern

9:40 - 10:10 am
Time

9:40 - 10:10 am

Speakers

David Wright

Chief Executive Officer, Pattern

10:10 - 11:00 am
Time

10:10 - 11:00 am

Speakers

Derek Parra

Olympic Gold Medalist Speedskater, 2002 Winter Olympics

11:00 - 11:10 am
Time

11:00 - 11:10 am

Speakers

Greg Melich

Senior Managing Director, Evercore ISI

11:10 - 11:40 am
Time

11:10 - 11:40 am

Speakers

Brad Stone

Author Amazon Unbound, Bloomberg News

11:40 - 11:50 am
Time

11:40 - 11:50 am

Speakers

Bob McGee

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Time

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch & Networking

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Marketplace Acceleration Track - Sponsored by Getida
Speakers

Rebecca Henley

Head of Seller Services, Amazon AU

Location
Summit // Stage A
Digital Marketing Acceleration Track
Speakers

Neil Patel

Co-Founder, NY Times Bestselling Author, NP Digital

Location
Peak // Stage B
Acceleration Technology Track
Speakers

Jason Daigler

VP, Analyst, Gartner, Inc.

Location
Apex // Stage C
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Marketplace Acceleration Track - Sponsored by Getida
Speakers

Molly LaBonte

Senior Director, Digital Marketplace, The North Face

Location
Summit // Stage A
Digital Marketing Acceleration Track
Speakers

Sharon Gai

General Manager, China, Pattern

Location
Peak // Stage B
Acceleration Technology Track
Speakers

Omair Tariq

Chief Executive Officer, Cart.com

Location
Apex // Stage C
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Marketplace Acceleration Track - Sponsored by Getida
Speakers

Eric Li

Category Leader - Health Supplement / Electronics, Alibaba

Jackie Lee

Head of Beauty / Personal Care N.A., Tmall Global

Lan Belinky

Co-Creator & General Manager, boscia

Location
Summit // Stage A
Digital Marketing Acceleration Track
Speakers

Jaime Derringer

Founder & Former Chief Creative Officer, Design Milk

Ti Chang

Co-Founder & Chief Design Officer, Crave

Levi Lindsay

Creative Director, Neighbor.com

Shaun McBride

Co-Founder, Spacestation Gaming

Location
Peak // Stage B
Acceleration Technology Track
Speakers

Brandon Nutter

Chief Technology Officer, Ampd

Location
Apex // Stage C
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Marketplace Acceleration Track - Sponsored by Getida
Speakers

Mariano Migues

Mercado Libre: Cross Border Trade Manager

Location
Summit // Stage A
Digital Marketing Acceleration Track
Speakers

Gil Eyal

Managing Partner, Stardust Ventures

Location
Peak // Stage B
Acceleration Technology Track
Speakers

David Wright

Chief Executive Officer, Pattern

Location
Apex // Stage C

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Time

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Conference Break

Time

Evening Experience

6:30 - 8:00 PM

Time

6:30 - 8:00 PM

Courtyard Dinner

8:00 - 11:00 PM

Time

8:00 - 11:00 PM

Casino Night

Time

Day 2 Morning Block

7:00 - 9:20 am

Time

7:00 - 9:20 am

Registration Open

8:00 - 9:00 am

Time

8:00 - 9:00 am

Breakfast & Networking

Time

Keynotes - Summit // Stage A

9:30 - 9:40 am
Time

9:30 - 9:40 am

Speakers

John LeBaron

Chief Revenue Officer, Pattern

9:40 - 10:30 am
Time

9:40 - 10:30 am

Speakers

Kristen Bell

Actress & Co-Founder, Hello Bello

10:30 - 11:00 am
Time

10:30 - 11:00 am

Speakers

Jare' Buckley-Cox

Vice President, Walmart Fulfillment Services

11:00 - 11:50 am
Time

11:00 - 11:50 am

Speakers

Jimmy Chin

Academy Award Winning Filmmaker

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Time

12:00 - 1:00 pm

Lunch & Networking

1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Brand Control and Compliance Track
Speakers

Whitney Gibson

Partner, Vorys eControl

Location
Summit // Stage A
Brand Experience Acceleration Track
Speakers

Ashley Aron

Chief Marketing Officer, Will Perform, PBC

Jake Miller

Chief Executive Officer, Fellow

Mara Dumski

Chief Fragrance Experience Officer, Pura

Location
Peak // Stage B
Logistics Acceleration Track
Speakers

Hanko Kiessner

Chief Executive Officer, Packsize

Location
Apex // Stage C
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm
Brand Control and Compliance Track
Speakers

Megan Scott

Head of Digital Development, Swarovski

Location
Summit // Stage A
Brand Experience Acceleration Track
Speakers

Matt Navarro

Global Vice President, Stanley

Location
Peak // Stage B
Logistics Acceleration Track
Speakers

Manish Chowdhary

Chief Executive Officer, Cahoot

Location
Apex // Stage C
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm
Brand Control and Compliance Track
Speakers

Caitlin Piller

Director of Sales, Nature's Way

Charlie Ninegar

Vice President of Sales, Nixon Watches

Location
Summit // Stage A
Brand Experience Acceleration Track
Speakers

Jared Fitch

Chief Experience Officer, Lumio

Mackey Saturday

Design Lead & Owner, Mackey Saturday

Location
Peak // Stage B
Logistics Acceleration Track
Speakers

Kaleigh Moore

Ecommerce Writer, Forbes & Vogue Business

Location
Apex // Stage C
4:45 pm - 5:30 pm
Brand Control and Compliance Track
Speakers

Lesley Hensell

Co-Founder, Riverbend Consulting

Location
Summit // Stage A
Brand Experience Acceleration Track
Speakers

Rajiv Ghildiyal

Global Ecommerce Partnerships Director, Alliance Pharmaceuticals Limited

Location
Peak // Stage B
Logistics Acceleration Track
Speakers

Paul Murphy

Vice President of Retail Strategy & Sales, Menasha

Location
Apex // Stage C
Let’s Accelerate Together

2023 Tickets on Sale

Accelerate, the Global Ecommerce Acceleration Summit.

Individual Price

$200 $750

Act now, discounted ticket offer ends soon.


  • All content access pass

  • Full meal and experience pass

Team Price

$150 $750

Act now, discounted ticket offer ends soon.


  • Extra $50 off each ticket (2+)

  • All content access pass

  • Full meal and experience pass

An event you don’t want to miss

Why Attend Accelerate?

From the inspirational to the practical, Accelerate is designed to help attendees become world-class leaders in global ecommerce acceleration.

01World Class Speakers

Accelerate brings the brightest ecommerce minds together to break down complex problems with simple, real-world solutions. You’ll hear from celebrities, top brand leaders, industry experts, ecommerce accelerators, and technology innovators. You’ll leave with practical takeaways that will drive immediate impact to your ecommerce success. 

02Game-Changing Content

At Accelerate, you won’t find yourself bored from presentations with endless bullets and mediocre speakers. We hand-pick the best speakers and the best content to create an atmosphere of inspiration, ideation, strategy, and real-world applications. The content will change the game for brand leaders and their teams. 

03Accelerated Learning

Accelerate will help your brand, your leaders, and team members accelerate learning on key topics around global ecommerce acceleration. You will learn from brand peers and game changers.  Topics include: global marketplaces, digital marketing, D2C, international growth, acceleration platforms, logistics, customer experience, and much more.

04Topic-Specific Networking

Meeting in-person with your peers is a sought after experience—But most events make it difficult to connect on topics that matter to you. At Accelerate, we’ve built 6 key networking experiences that are topic specific. So each experience will help you grow your network and build relationships around insights you care about.

05Unforgettable Experiences

Accelerate is designed to be an unforgettable experience. With the speakers, content, venue, space layout, and networking strategically planned—Accelerate will feel different than past events you’ve attended. This event is designed to create experiences that inspire personal and brand breakthroughs, instill strategies, and provide practical takeaways. You will leave Accelerate with the, “We got this!” feeling.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Have questions about Accelerate? We’ve got your covered

What is Accelerate?

Accelerate is the global ecommerce acceleration summit. The summit is the ecommerce event of the year with two full days of content, networking, and game changing experiences.

What content topics will Accelerate cover?

Accelerate brings together the brightest minds on global ecommerce acceleration topics. 34 speakers will cover topics that include: marketplace acceleration, international acceleration, digital marketing acceleration, acceleration platforms, logistics acceleration, and more.

Who should attend Accelerate?

Accelerate is built for brand leaders and ecommerce accelerators. Attendees are CEOs, C-suite members, sales, marketing, and ecommerce leaders and teams of every size. If you are interested in where ecommerce is today and what the future looks like, this summit is for you. Attendees will hear from high-profile thought leaders, celebrities, take part in networking opportunities, and experience next-level entertainment.

What does the event cost?

Click here to see current ticket rates. Act now to reserve your spot. Space is limited.

Can I exhibit at the event?

All sponsorships include exhibit space. We would love to get on a call and talk about sponsorship opportunities. Click here to schedule a call.

Does the conference have wi-fi?

Yes! Information will be provided at check-in.

Are meals included in the cost of ticket?

Yes! Breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. Breakfast and lunch will be provided on Thursday, June 16, 2022.

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