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B&LIS 2021 unveils first wave of speakers

Brand & Licensing Innovation Summit (B&LIS) North America unveiled its first wave of speakers confirmed for the two-day conference, taking place in-person October 27-28 at Convene New York.

Among more than 40 companies represented at the conference confirmed to take the stage are Funko, Xbox, Microsoft, Macy’s, and Bay Laurel Advisors.

The conference covers four themes - market trends, retail disruption, digital transformation, and product sustainability - broken down into two days of keynotes, panel discussions, workshops, breakout sessions, and networking opportunities.