Upcoming Events

  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021

    Escalent's Chris Oberle will be joined by Barbara Porter and Simon Watson, managing directors of business transformation at EY, to share data and advice on understanding your customers’ expectations as well as operational tactics every utility should implement to be successful.

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  • Thursday, October 7, 2021

    Join Escalent, AstraZeneca, a global, science-led biopharmaceutical company, and Merrill, one of the world's largest financial institutions, on October 7th at 1 pm EDT to learn how Dynamic Role Play reveals productive qualitative insights that help you discover how your audience truly feels.

  • Thursday, September 30, 2021

    Escalent is an exhibiting sponsor at The Quirk’s Event in Chicago. If you are planning to attend, reach out for a registration code to save 20%, and stop by Booth #208 to say "hello" to Greg Mishkin, Brad Williamson, Svetlana Gershman and Justin Hamel.

  • Monday, September 27, 2021

    Escalent's Linda York joins the Participant Insights: Misperceptions About 401(k) Plans Abound panel at the PLANADVISER National Conference to share insights from our Cogent Syndicated retirement research with plan sponsors, plan advisors and plan participants.

  • Wednesday, September 22, 2021

    Escalent is a co-sponsor of the virtual 2021 fall edition of the Work Truck Solutions Commercial Vehicle Business Summit on September 22 and 23. Michael Schmall and Gregory Skinner will share insights about the consideration, adoption, challenges and opportunities of electrifying fleets faced by fleet leaders. Registration is open for this complimentary online event and the agenda will be continually updated over the coming weeks.

  • Tuesday, September 21, 2021

    Mike Dovorany will participate as a panelist in "Emerging Mobility Trends of the Next Decade" at Motor Bella on September 22 and he will kick off Press Day on September 23 by sharing exclusive EVForward insights in the "Consumers Demand Dealers in an EV World" press conference. Motor Bella will take place at the M1 Concourse in Metro Detroit. 

  • Thursday, September 16, 2021

    Mike Dovorany will share surprising insights from Escalent's EVForward program about what the next generation of EV buyers want and how this impacts electrification strategies as a participant in the "Panel Discussion: Customer Engagement and Regulations" on September 16 from 8:20 am to 9:35 am.

  • Wednesday, August 25, 2021

    K.C. Boyce and Mike Dovorany will share exclusives insights from EVForward—the largest, most comprehensive study of the next generation of electric vehicle buyers—that will help utilities plan for the future.

  • Wednesday, August 11, 2021

    Escalent's KC Boyce will be facilitating a panel on the future of large-scale solar in Georgia at the Georgia Energy Con with Commissioner Tim Echols. 

  • Thursday, August 5, 2021

    Escalent's Heather Mitchell will join the Advertising Research Foundation's Women in Analytics webinar with our client from Merrill to share what out four-part, award-winning growth-mindset study, “Seeing the Unseen,” revealed about the role gender plays in wealth management.

  • Wednesday, August 4, 2021

    Mike Dovorany will share consumer insights gleaned from Escalent’s EVForward™—the largest EV study of the next generation of EV buyers—with the American Gear Manufacturers Association as they work to move forward in this space and navigate the paradigm shift in automotive manufacturing.

  • Wednesday, July 28, 2021

    Cogent Syndicated's Meredith Lloyd Rice will present findings from the 2021 Advisor Brandscape report, sharing the latest insight into the current advisor landscape.

  • Thursday, April 22, 2021

    Gwen Ishmael of Escalent will share how "Playing In The Periphery" during disruptive times can futureproof an organization or brand along with techniques we’re using to help a financial services firm reimagine its development roadmap. 

  • Wednesday, April 21, 2021

    Linda York, SVP and lead author of the report, will share key insights from our new US Institutional Investor Brandscape report.

  • Tuesday, March 30, 2021

    Escalent's Mike Dovorany will share leading insights from EVForward—the largest, most comprehensive study of the next generation of EV buyers—at the 2021 Strategic Insights: EV Market Outlook virtual event hosted by the Original Equipment Suppliers Association on March 30, 2021.

  • Thursday, March 18, 2021

    In this 30-minute webinar, Escalent’s Mike Dovorany will break down why EV owners and shoppers consider Tesla to be the most successful automaker, as revealed in the newest DeepDive market report by EVForward—the largest, most comprehensive study of the next generation of EV buyers.

  • Wednesday, March 10, 2021

    Escalent's Chris Montaglione will join Jamie Loosbrock of San Diego Gas & Electric Company to present Understanding Customer Perceptions through 360 Processes at the 2021 WEI Customer + Corporate Symposium March 8-10, 2021.

  • Tuesday, March 9, 2021

    Gwen Ishmael of Escalent and Paul Ponsford of Delta Faucet Company will co-present “Oscillate! The Key To Better Virtual Qual & Facilitation” to share why we’ve adopted Nancy Dixon’s “Oscillation Principle”—tapping into the best attributes of both the virtual and face-to-face worlds—as well as oscillation-inspired best practices for facilitation and collaboration from several virtual qualitative and innovation projects.

  • Thursday, December 10, 2020

    Javelin Strategy & Research's William Trout will join a panel to discuss digital transformation in wealth management. Learn how panelists have approached the business challenges posed by the pandemic and explore emerging technologies.

  • Friday, December 4, 2020

    Energy Senior Product Director KC Boyce will join a virtual panel at the 2020 AAE World Energy Conference on December 4 at 10:30 AM. KC and the panel will discuss EV's, transportation and the grid. 

  • Thursday, November 5, 2020

    Escalent is hosting a webinar to discuss our recent findings about how restaurant chains, quick-service restaurants and third-party delivery services have an immediate opportunity to focus on improving the customer experience to build longer-term loyalty with new pandemic-motivated users of restaurant delivery services.

  • Thursday, October 29, 2020

    Escalent will discuss surprising insights about several core issues facing firms that are striving to spur greater EV adoption in a short webinar on October 29 at 2 pm ET.

  • Tuesday, October 20, 2020

    Insightful market research is fundamental for understanding how COVID-19 is impacting how people live and work. But capturing data is not enough. The challenge for companies is to put the data into proper context. To successfully navigate this permanently-changing environment, insights teams need to identify long-term effects—including which new behaviors are here to stay and which are temporary reactions. Join Kerry Sette of Voya Financial and Christopher Barnes of Escalent for "COVID-19 & The Consumer" as they share how bellwethers like consumer trust, confidence and savings rates are driving financial advisors and end investors to shift the way they communicate and behave—and the implications that has across industries.

  • Monday, October 12, 2020

    Automotive & Mobility Vice President Mike Dovorany will present The Next Generation of Electric Vehicle Buyers at the virtual CTI Symposium USA from October 12-14, 2020. Mike will share exclusive findings about the next generation of EV buyers gleaned from EVForward—the largest, most comprehensive study of the next generation of EV buyers—as well as explain why and how these future EV buyers are different from previous generations.

  • Thursday, October 8, 2020

    Escalent's Linda York will be moderating the Distributors to Asset Managers: Examine Your Investment Product Life Cycle panel.

  • Thursday, October 8, 2020

    Join industry experts Jill Miller, Chris Barnes and Nancy Arter for a live webinar to learn more about what brand authenticity means, why it matters and how we evaluated 32 top household brands.

  • Monday, October 5, 2020

    Join Danielle Doolittle of T-Mobile and Jeffrey Johnson of Escalent for "CX: How to Get Maximum Lift With Minimum Dollars" to learn how a new approach to layering advanced analytics on top of traditional CX data resulted in fresh insights and strategies that not only delighted customers but also made precious investment dollars work harder.

  • Wednesday, September 30, 2020

    Join Cogent Syndicated's David Keen to explore where, when and how financial advisors and affluent investors are consuming media.

  • Wednesday, September 16, 2020

    Escalent's Mike Dovorany will present recent BEV consumer insights from our EVForward study on a virtual panel discussion with the Center for Automotive Research and Rocky Mountain Institute.

  • Tuesday, September 1, 2020

    Escalent Vice President of Automotive & Mobility Mike Dovorany will be speaking at the Charged Virtual Conference: EV Engineering, September 1-3, 2020.

  • Thursday, July 30, 2020

    Escalent's Lindsey Dickman will sit on a panel of speakers for this Women in Pensions Network webinar on July 30, 2020 at 3:30 PM. The discussion will feature the latest behavior analysis data as well as real-world experiences from the diverse industry roles of the panelists to develop solutions that promote financial stability.

  • Wednesday, July 29, 2020

    Escalent's Meredith Lloyd Rice is hosting a webinar through NICSA sharing new data from the 2020 Advisor Brandscape report.

  • Friday, July 17, 2020

    Escalent's Gwen Ishmael and Stephan Schroeder will facilitate a "Innovate and Communicate" workshop on July 17, 2020 as part of the Original Equipment Supplier Association's Master Class Series. Gwen and Stephan will equip attendees from all functions to identify consumer benefits and develop effective communication strategies that can be used both internally and externally. Participants will work in groups and apply proven innovation tools and communication methods that will benefit them personally and professionally in their organizations.

  • Thursday, July 16, 2020

    Escalent Vice President of Automotive & Mobility Mike Dovorany will share insights from EVForward—the largest and most comprehensive study of future EV buyers—including the six EV buyer types discovered in the study and their key role in EV tipping points at the two day virtual 12th Annual Powertrain Strategies for the 21st Century Conference: What Are the Tipping Points for Electric Vehicles?

  • Tuesday, July 14, 2020

    Escalent is an exhibiting sponsor of the new program Virtual - The Quirk's Event. Nancy Arter, Greg Mishkin, Steve Goodwin and Steven Welling will be participating. 

  • Thursday, July 2, 2020

    Escalent Chief Product Officer Chris Barnes and Automotive & Mobility Vice President Dania Rich-Spencer will discuss the importance of keeping an eye on key economic metrics and how dealerships can prepare for new opportunities in a post COVID-19 world during a panel discussion with the National Automobile Dealers Association.

  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020

    Escalent is proud to sponsor "Refocusing Research in 2020," a Women In Research (WIRe) event. Join market research thought leaders Becca Han, Instacart; Mansi Sharma, Rakuten VIKI; Cassandra Rowe, Pinterest; and Kendra Shapiro, Ancestry, who will discuss long-term impact and learning in the time of COVID and help reveal a way forward for researchers. 

  • Wednesday, May 20, 2020

    Escalent Vice President Dania Rich-Spencer is speaking on a virtual panel about how COVID-19 has impacted the automotive industry and multicultural auto buying behavior on May 20, 2020 from 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT alongside Marc Bland, Chief Diversity Officer with IHS Markit, and Roman Fernandez, Senior Consultant with Roland Berger. Join us for this complimentary webinar hosted by Lydia Michael, Moderator and CEO of Blended Collective, with support from the German American Business Council of Michigan.

  • Friday, April 17, 2020

    Escalent Research Director Lucas Lowden and Vice President Michael Schmall will discuss how commercial and fleet vehicle businesses are being impacted by COVID-19 in a live webinar on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 2 pm EDT. They will share insights and analysis about what commercial and fleet vehicle companies are doing to get through this crisis, and how product manufacturers and service providers can support these customers. Click the link to register and join us.

  • Wednesday, March 11, 2020

    Join Escalent for an informational webinar about the next generation of electric vehicle (EV) buyers on Wednesday, March 11, 2020. Escalent's Mike Dovorany will share the most surprising insights gleaned from more than 10,000 respondents of EVForward—the largest, most comprehensive study of the next generation of EV buyers—and answer the most important questions facing the industry today regarding the EV buyers of tomorrow during an informational webinar on Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

  • Wednesday, February 5, 2020

    Escalent's Brad Perkins and Nicky Kearney will present, "360o Insights with Point-of-Care Immersion Research." They will share real-world experiences conducting immersion research in office, hospital, and other clinical settings. They will identify specific instances where you can benefit from Point-of-Care Immersion as well as the types of unique insights that result from a full 360o look into your patients, providers, care teams and institutions.

  • Monday, January 27, 2020

    Chris Oberle, SVP, will represent Escalent at the SECC 2020 Consumer Symposium as a judge on the best practice selection board.

  • Monday, December 2, 2019

    Escalent’s Mike Dovorany will participate on a panel at this two-day event to discuss the electric vehicle (EV) landscape, how to design effective EV programs, and the utility’s role in supporting and rolling out EV programs.

  • Tuesday, November 5, 2019

    We'll be attending and exhibiting at The Market Research Event in Las Vegas. Stop by our booth to say hello to Chris Barnes, Paul Hartley, Jill Miller, Steve Goodwin and Andrew Magown!

  • Thursday, October 24, 2019

    Escalent's Chris Barnes, Nicky Kearney and Dawn Slown will present, "Dare to Follow: Mapping Your Customer’s Journey Along Their Path to Purchase," at this Columbus, Ohio event. They will share a step-by-step process for producing a holistic view of customers’ motivations, emotions, considerations and paths--a process that reveals precisely where a brand is doing well and where it needs specific interventions.

  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    We'll be attending and exhibiting at Insights Association's Corporate Researchers Conference in Orlando. Stop by our booth to say hello to Paul Hartley, Greg Mishkin, Steve Goodwin and Christian Almonte!

  • Tuesday, October 22, 2019

    Cogent Syndicated's KC Boyce will be presenting at Uplight's Customer2030 conference in Denver, CO. If you're attending, reach out to us to set up some time to chat with KC!

  • Thursday, September 19, 2019

    Escalent's Mike Dovorany will be presenting "The Next EV Buyer" at the SAE North American International Powertrain Conference September 18-20, 2019, in Chicago, IL. Mike will discuss the differences between the previous and current generations of EV buyers, including their motivations, desires, and needs.

  • Wednesday, September 18, 2019

    Escalent's Chris Oberle will be presenting "The Power, and Pitfalls, of Politicizing your Brand" at the AGA Communications and Marketing Committee Meeting September 18-19 at the new Hyatt Regency in Seattle, WA. Chris will discuss the need for brands to understand when politics comes into play in today’s modern, globally connected landscape.

  • Wednesday, July 31, 2019

    Cogent Syndicated is sponsoring this exclusive webinar with NICSA. Asset managers and distributors are invited to learn the importance of developing targeted and successful strategies that increase their reach and impact among financial advisors. Join us for up-to-the-minute thought leadership on advisor preferences and insightful guidance on how to strengthen partnerships.

  • Wednesday, July 17, 2019

    A sneak peek at findings from the 2019 Cogent Syndicated Retirement Planscape report.

  • Monday, June 17, 2019

    Dania Rich-Spencer and Michael Schmall, automotive vice presidents at Escalent, will be presenting “How Tech-Savvy Millennials Will Change the Future of Fleet Management” at this year’s Government Fleet Expo in New Orleans.

  • Monday, June 3, 2019

    Elizabeth George, a senior qualitative researcher at Escalent, will present "Behind Closed Doors with Role Play" at this year's IIex Health conference in Philadelphia.

  • Friday, May 10, 2019

    We'll be attending and exhibiting at the Morningstar Investment Conference in Chicago. Stop by our booth and say hello to Linda York and Lindsey Dickman!

  • Wednesday, April 17, 2019

    Chris Oberle, SVP at Market Strategies International, will be presenting "Growing Engaged and Loyal Customer Relationships for Greater ROI" at the SGA Management Conference in Fort Worth, TX. One of the industry's leading conferences, the SGA Management Conference is attended by executives from a wide range of functions.

  • Thursday, March 14, 2019

    This complimentary webinar, hosted by Linda York, will feature highlights from the recently released US Institutional Investor Brandscape syndicated research report.

  • Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Register to join this NICSA webinar and hear Cogent Reports data straight from Linda York, Senior Vice President at Market Strategies International-Morpace.

  • Wednesday, February 6, 2019

    Join Dawn Palace and Liz George of Market Strategies International-Morpace for their presentation "How to Solve the Intention-Behavior Gap." They will share qualitative success stories that demonstrate how to close the intention-behavior gap for patients and physicians.

  • Wednesday, January 30, 2019

    Elizabeth George, a senior qualitative researcher at Market Strategies, will present "Opening Closed Doors with Role Play" at the annual QRCA conference in Savannah.

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