The International Licensing Industry Merchandisers' Association is now accepting submissions for speakers and presentations for Licensing University, which will be held during Licensing International Expo 2011 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.
Topics of interest for the 2011 show include case studies on new product/property introductions and brand extensions, retail strategies and trends, international licensing, social media marketing, food branding and licensing, corporate branding, music and celebrity licensing, sports licensing, art licensing, interactive and video gaming and sustainability.
General topics to be discussed include licensing and the law; growth in global markets; developing markets; marketing, strategy and promotion; retail partnerships; demographic and retail trends; and new market opportunities.
The conference begins on June 12, 2011, with a retail tour of Las Vegas and ends on June 15. The expo runs June 14 to 16. Click here to get more information on speaking. Only online submissions will be accepted. The deadline is Oct. 13.