To ensure a warm, inviting atmosphere and encourage camaraderie, this event is open to end-client/corporate researchers only!


We are looking for senior-level officials that have a passion for driving research departments forward.

Topics include:

  • Storytelling as a core competency
  • Stop thinking like a researcher. Start thinking like a leader
  • How to be known throughout your company
  • Researching for impact
  • Creating a business-wide insight-driven culture
  • Using technology to up your insights game
  • Insights as an ecosystem: Creating effective collaboration skills across functional teams

We’re open to other topics that will help your colleagues drive their insights function to the next level.

Interested in participating? 

If you would like to be considered as a speaker or roundtable discussion leader, please submit your proposal to Sherry Robinson at in the format below:

Subject Line: Proposal to Speak at Insights Leadership & Talent Summit

Proposal Deliverables:

  • Brief session description (100 words inclusive of title)
  • 2 -3 key attendee takeaways
  • Topic(s) of interest
  • Format: Case Study, Round-table or both)

What can I expect from the Summit? 

The Summit extends over two days and will provide a candid, intimate environment where leaders can share their experiences and challenges. Attendees will explore the most pressing marketing research leadership and talent issues through keynotes, hot topic presentations, peer roundtables and panel discussions.

Attendees will hear how executives are hiring the right talent, developing effective team structures that work across business silos and telling the right stories for maximum impact in the business. No matter the topic, the goal of the event is to challenge thinking, expand knowledge and tangibly strengthen the power and presence of the insights function within a company.

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: All vendors, consultants, agencies and solutions providers that would like to get involved in please contact Aimee Croke at or 617.645.4794.

Call for Speakers and Round-table Leaders for the 


Brought to you by the producers of TMRE and The Quirk’s Event, the Insights Leadership & Talent Summit is designed for end-client insights leaders to ensure they are equipped with the soft skills, talent and tools necessary to guarantee their ideas have impact across their company and especially at the executive level.

We will be accepting client-side only submissions on a rolling basis now through February 12th.