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The world’s first ever Live Video Shopping conference

June 29 2022
Fotografiska Museum
281 Park Ave S
New York

This June, leading figures from some of the world’s most influential companies are set to take the stage in New York at Bambuser The Conference.

Witness history in the making as they divulge the most vital retail success secrets of 2022 and explain why you need to get to grips with Live Video Shopping.

The conference will finish with a closing party where attendees will rub shoulders with the sharpest minds in retail and participate in the first ever Bambuser Awards – a ceremony recognizing the brands setting the standard in Live Video Shopping.

What to expect

Keynote speeches by leading brands, publishers and industry experts
Intimate breakout sessions and Q&As led by C-level figures
The chance to try new industry-defining tech and experiential activations
Networking opportunities with pioneering professionals
An unforgettable finale with exclusive entertainment, special guests and renowned DJ

Partners

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The speakers

Antoine Tessier

About
Chief Technology Officer
LVMH Americas
Antoine’s business acumen has been one of the key success factors to navigate in large scale organizations, multi-cultural and complex environments. Enthusiastic, and creative with a strong entrepreneurial spirit Antoine encourages innovation with solid foundations and governance.
Over the past 15 years Antoine have nurtured a passion for technology and the luxury industry and has striven to transmit it to his team and his business partners. Through collaboration, trust and teamwork he’s working to enrich these relationships.

Current Chief Technology Officer for LVMH Americas, Antoine’s role is to deploy LVMH Group Technology strategy in the Americas with regards to digital, data, innovation and infrastructure. As such he’s guiding and partnering with all Maisons of the group to find synergies, identify best practices, define standards and build communities.Prior to this, Antoine held several positions within Louis Vuitton Americas. As CTO, he spearheaded the Virtual Experience transformation for the company with amazing results and as IS Director of Digital and Retail he supported the clienteling and omnichannel transformation of the company.

Antoine Tessier

Chief Technology Officer
LVMH Americas

Sophie Abrahamsson

About
President of Americas
Bambuser

Sophie Abrahamsson has over a decade of experience leading digital marketing and e-commerce strategies for major international retailers and brands including the H&M group, & Other Stories, and luxury retailer LUISAVIAROMA. In her current role as Chief Commercial Officer at Bambuser, she is responsible for executing on the company’s aggressive growth strategy, spearheading global new business efforts and continuing brand development. Originally from Northern Sweden, Sophie received her Bachelor's Degree in Media & Communications from Università degli Studi di Firenze (Florence, Italy). She remained in Italy for nearly 14 years, growing a career that incorporates influencer marketing in the early days, ecommerce operations, business development and more. 

Sophie is a recognised industry expert on and go-so source for live video shopping and has been featured in various international magazines such as Vogue Business, WWD, Internet Retailing, Glossy, FashionNetwork and Harper Bazaar Korea, and is often invited as a participant / keynote speaker for events hosted by Business of Fashion, Glossy, Viva Technology, Arvato Bertelsmann and many more.

Sophie Abrahamsson

President of Americas
Bambuser

Christopher Travers

About
Co-founder & CCO
Offbeat

​​Christopher Travers, Co-Founder of Offbeat Media Group, is a leading expert on pseudonymity, having founded and built VirtualHumans.org alongside thousands of hours researching, documenting, and building in the virtual identity space. He comes from a diverse, extensive background designing, building, and growing social media platforms all centering on the value proposition of pseudonymity in a digital age. Christopher spends his free time researching novel, emerging problems and ideating on ways to solve them at scale. Ultimately, Christopher loves creating unmatched experiences, executing on ambitious growth strategies, and facilitating magical, memorable moments for others. Learn more about Christopher Travers at https://travers.tech.

Christopher Travers

Co-founder & CCO
Offbeat

Michael Heaven

About
General Manager
Offbeat

Michael has 10+ years of experience in monetizing social influence. From creating branded content with the World Heavyweight Champion, to delivering one of the first college athlete influencer programs, Michael’s focus has been on helping brands reach audiences whilst ensuring that creators are rewarded for their ability to engage. 

Michael is currently exploring the frontiers of creator marketing helping to build Offbeat into the go to agency for reaching Gen Z whether through diverse creatives or virtual influencers.

Prior to Offbeat, Michael was a founding partner at Social Chain helping the team grow from a startup of 7 people in 2016 to a 300+ public company valued at over €350M. 

Michael Heaven

General Manager
Offbeat

Cecilia Demant

About
Head of Bambuser Academy
Bambuser

Cecilia Demant is one of the world’s foremost experts on Live Video Shopping, with hands-on experience from hosting more than 250 shows with guests such as Chris Hemsworth, Kaia Gerber and Ole Henriksen. Working for Denmark’s leading beauty and health retailer, Matas A/S, she established Europe’s first dedicated Live Video Shopping editorial office and turned the channel into a profitable business with multiple revenue streams from product sales as well as media placements.

Cecilia Demant

Head of Bambuser Academy

Michael Ferraro

About
Executive Director
FIT Design and Technology Lab

Mr. Ferraro is the Executive Director of the FIT Design and Technology Lab (DTech) at FIT. He is the Creative Director of the Innovation Center at FIT and responsible for Industry Partnerships and Collaborative Programs for the college.
Creative technologist, researcher, artist and educator, Mr. Ferraro’s career spans the worlds of computer animation, software development, virtual reality media production, fine art, commercial entertainment and higher education.
He came to FIT from Lehman College/CUNY where he spent 12 years as an associate professor in the digital media program of the art department. In 2015, working with students, he won a NY Emmy for Graphics and Animation Supervision for a series of PSA’s entitled “Best of the Bronx”.
Prior to Lehman, Mr. Ferraro founded Possible Worlds an innovative real-time animation studio working for clients such as Warner Bros. MTV, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network. In the mid1980s Mr Ferraro was one of the co-founders of Blue Sky Studios and served as System Architect of the Academy Award winning CGI StudioTM Renderer and production animation system. He made is first picture with 
a computer in 1969.

Michael Ferraro

Executive Director
FIT Design and Technology Lab

Maryam Ghahremani

About
CEO
Bambuser

Maryam Ghahremani is a serial entrepreneur and CEO of Bambuser. Maryam has a solid experience within the media and startup industry with a proven track record in entrepreneurship, sales, and marketing. She has held various executive positions in several corporations, as well as founded or co-founded a number of successful businesses. Mary took over the CEO role in Bambuser in 2018 post-IPO and is the brain behind the company's successful transformation with the introduction of Live Video Shopping.

Maryam Ghahremani

CEO
Bambuser

Zac Cook

About
Vice President, Strategic Product Partnerships
Salesforce

In his role leading Product Business Development for Salesforce, Zac Cook works closely with product and business leaders to understand their product vision in order to create strategic partnerships that accelerate, extend and support that vision. Zac has developed impactful commerce partnerships with some of the largest tech companies including Apple, Google , Meta, Pinterest, Twitter and TikTok while also working to incubate innovative, early stage companies such as Bambuser.

Fun fact: Zac earned a Master’s of Science in Innovation at the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University (yes, that’s a real thing.)

Zac Cook

Vice President, Strategic Product Partnerships
Salesforce

Deborah Weinswig

About
Founder & CEO
Coresight Research

Deborah Weinswig is the CEO and founder of Coresight Research – a global research and advisory firm focusing on the intersection between retail and technology. Coresight Research provides retailers, brands, SaaS providers, startups and investors with insights, data and advice on anticipating and profiting from the disruption reshaping the global retail landscape.

Deborah is a recognized retail industry thought leader and analyst, serving on the board of directors for GUESS?, Kiabi, and Xcel Brands and philanthropic organizations, including Goodwill Industries. 

Her perspectives are regularly featured in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and Barron's, as well as on Bloomberg TV and CNBC. She also speaks frequently at leading-industry conferences including CES, Cosmoprof, Fortune Global CEO Summit, Groceryshop, The National Retail Federation, REcon, Shoptalk, and ULI.

Deborah Weinswig

Founder & CEO
Coresight Research

David Salmon

About
CPTO
Bambuser

David Salmon is the newly appointed Chief Product and Technology Officer of Bambuser, joining the business in April 2022.

David was previously CTO of Endeavor Streaming - the company powering a large number of premium sports video subscription services, including UFC Fightpass, WWE Network, and UEFA.tv - where he led product, technology, and Operations and oversaw a team of 500+ team members. He spent the past five years building the business from market-entrant to market-leader, massively expanding the product lineup and engineering footprint.

David Salmon

CPTO
Bambuser

Mary DeAngelis

About
Program Host
QVC

Coming from a food-oriented upbringing, she loves all types of fare. Mary grew up in an Army family, spent most of her childhood in Germany, and tried different cuisines along the way.

Connect with Mary and check out her YouTube series One on Wine—because you can never have too many home and food tips.

Mary DeAngelis

Program Host
QVC

Tiffany Battle

About
Founder & Digital Curator
The Werk! Place

Tiffany Battle is the Founder and Digital Curator of The Werk! Place, a contemporary lifestyle brand dedicated to enhancing and highlighting the lifestyle of women through a fashion lens.

Tiffany wants to inspire you to live an authentic colorfully textured life through style, beauty, travel and lifestyle content. Whether it’s personal style, home decor, success, failure and transition, the motto is to ‘Werk It!’.

As a trusted Influencer, with a distinctive voice, Tiffany has been featured in Elle, InStyle, Essence, Teen Vogue, Huffington Post, Insider, Refinery29 and hundreds of independent outlets.

Tiffany embodies effortless excess, style elevation and fun by combining patterns, colors and textures in boldly imaginative ways.
“Your body is a werk of art. Dress to be on display!”
Tiffany Battle

Tiffany Battle

Founder & Digital Curator
The Werk! Place

Bambuser Awards

The world’s first awards for market leaders and innovators in Live Video Shopping.This initiative is the first of its kind in the Live Video Shopping industry, shining a light on the trailblazing brands pushing boundaries and taking customer relationships and ecom experiences to a new level.See the categories and the brands nominated below.

Fashion

Beauty

Innovation

The keynote
speakers

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Maryam Ghahremani

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Anaïs Iris

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Giuliano Rosso

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Marc Benioff

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Anaïs Iris

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Maryam Ghahremani

About
Bambuser is a state-of-the-art Live Video Shopping technology company. Since our inception, we have built the world’s leading video shopping software that brings authenticity, character, and incomparable performance to the most prestigious companies globally, including Samsung, Farfetch, Clarins, Net A Porter, and brands from the LVMH group, etc.

Together, we have now flipped the notion of traditional, stagnant online shopping on its head, we have spun it round and re-invented it through video and connectivity.

Welcome to the future of retail where a new way to shop online has arrived.
“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

Shaban Iddrisu

Chief Executive Officer
Bambuser [SWE]

Join us and be inspired

We're thrilled to welcome you to the 1st edition of Bambuser The Conference.

June 29, 2022
Fotografiska Museum
281 Park Ave S,
New York

Live Video Shopping is expected to be a $25 billion market in the USA by 2023

Coresight Research

What is Live Video Shopping?

Live Video Shopping technology is an ecommerce tool that allows brands to host hyper-engaging and highly profitable shoppable livestreams on their native websites.

It’s the easiest, most exciting and informative way for people to shop, blending the dependable in-store experience with the convenience and scalability of ecommerce.

Live Video Shopping creates more sales than any other ecommerce solution, nurtures brand loyalty and is recognized as an incredibly powerful marketing tool.

Who is Bambuser?

Bambuser is the world’s #1 Live Video Shopping provider with the largest customer base in the industry including Tommy Hilfiger, Bloomingdales, Samsung, QVC, Adidas, Saks Fifth Avenue, Clinique, Burberry and LVMH.

“At Bambuser we are on a mission to change retail”
Maryam Ghahremani  — CEO, Bambuser

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