Agenda

October 19-20, 2021 | Virtual event

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Please note that session dates and times are subject to change.

Session types

Keynote
Widen leaders will inspire you and share the latest updates to Widen’s products and services. 

Customer story
Get ideas for your DAM site by hearing directly from other customers on how they’re using the Collective to meet the needs of their organization. 

Interactive
Designed to get you up and moving, networking directly with your peers, or having some fun, these sessions will keep you engaged all day.

Tuesday, October 19

October 19, 2021
09:00 AM - 09:45 AM CT

Exercise

Interactive
Starter pass
All-access pass

October 19, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:15 AM CT

Event kickoff

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

Join Widen CEO, Matthew Gonnering, as he kicks off the 10th annual Widen Summit. 

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October 19, 2021
10:15 AM - 11:10 AM CT

Best DAM Contest

Customer story
Starter pass
All-access pass

Three customers. One winner. Watch admins from a variety of industries compete for the trophy in this year's Best DAM Contest. Contestants will present their sites during lightning talks and answer audience-submitted questions. You’ll vote for the customer with the best DAM site and we’ll crown a winner after the break.


Max Kristula-Green, Senior Retoucher, Rent the Runway

Max Kristula-Green
Senior Retoucher
Rent the Runway

Kara Bone, Content Operations Manager, T-Mobile

Kara Bone
Content Operations Manager
T-Mobile

Sherwin Tolentino, Sr. Manager, Content Management, T-Mobile

Sherwin Tolentino
Sr. Manager, Content Management
T-Mobile

EJ Fromer, Manager of Learning and Marketing Content, Werner Co.

EJ Fromer
Manager of Learning and Marketing Content
Werner Co.

October 19, 2021
11:10 AM - 11:20 AM CT

Break

October 19, 2021
11:20 AM - 11:30 AM CT

Best DAM Contest awards

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

Find out who will take home the title of “Best DAM.”

October 19, 2021
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM CT

Product roadmap

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

Learn about the Widen Collective roadmap and changes that will create new opportunities to optimize your workflows.

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Deanna Ballew
Chief Innovation Officer
Widen

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Chris Schroeder
Head of Product
Widen

October 19, 2021
11:45 AM - 12:10 PM CT

Break

October 19, 2021
12:10 PM - 01:10 PM CT

Roundtable discussions

Interactive
All-access pass

October 19, 2021
01:10 PM - 01:20 PM CT

Break

October 19, 2021
01:20 PM - 01:50 PM CT

Breakout sessions

Customer story
All-access pass

October 19, 2021
01:50 PM - 02:00 PM CT

Closing remarks

Keynote
All-access pass

Join us as we wrap up day one of the Summit.

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Matthew Gonnering
CEO
Widen

 

October 19, 2021
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CT

Roundtable discussions

Interactive
All-access pass

Wednesday, October 20

October 20, 2021
09:00 AM - 09:45 AM CT

Exercise

Interactive
Starter pass
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
10:00 AM - 10:05 AM CT

Morning welcome

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

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Matthew Gonnering
CEO
Widen

October 20, 2021
10:05 AM - 10:20 AM CT

Connectivity

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

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Jake Athey
VP of Marketing and Customer Experience
Widen

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Leah Ujda
Senior Director of Research and Design
Widen

 

October 20, 2021
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM CT

Customer panel

Keynote
Starter pass
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
11:05 AM - 11:15 AM CT

Break

October 20, 2021
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM CT

Breakout sessions

Customer story
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
11:45 AM - 11:50 AM CT

Break

October 20, 2021
11:50 AM - 12:20 PM CT

Breakout sessions

Customer story
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
11:15 AM - 12:20 PM CT

Roundtable discussion

Interactive
All-access pass

 

October 20, 2021
12:20 PM - 12:45 AM CT

Break

October 20, 2021
12:45 PM - 01:15 PM CT

Breakout sessions

Customer story
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
01:15 PM - 01:20 PM CT

Break

October 20, 2021
01:20 PM - 01:50 PM CT

Breakout sessions

Customer story
All-access pass

October 20, 2021
12:45 PM - 01:45 PM CT

Roundtable discussion

Interactive
All-access pass

 

October 20, 2021
01:50 PM - 02:00 PM CT

Conference wrap-up

Keynote
All-access pass

Join Matthew Gonnering as he wraps up the 2021 Widen Summit.

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October 20, 2021
02:00 PM - 03:00 PM CT

Roundtable discussions

Interactive
All-access pass

 

Entertainment

Interactive
All-access pass