Collegiate Summit

Build Your Passion. Find Your EDGE.

New York, NY | June 9-11, 2019 | #EDGESummit19

Connecting undergraduates with top professionals in marketing, the Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit explores how the savviest companies and brands are creating targeted, multi-channel campaigns using digital, data-driven strategies. A select group of undergraduates from across the country will discover rapidly growing careers in data-driven and interactive marketing. 

Students who attend the Summit...

  • Gain industry insights and tips on launching your marketing career
  • Build your network while having fun at outings and networking events 
  • Sharpen your resume and interviewing skills at career development workshops

Don't believe us, hear what other students have shared about their Summit experience.

Collegiate Summit speakers come from all over the country. When you attend the many workshops, seminars, and panels, you hear from industry experts representing various companies and agencies that are shaping the future of the marketing industry. 

Recently Confirmed Speakers

Dan Black, Global Recruiting Leader - EY
Vivian Chang, Senior Director of MarketingPlated
Ilya Cherepakhin, Vice President, Media - Acronym
Kerel Cooper, Senior Vice President, Global Marketing - LiveIntent
Elizabeth Cornish, Senior Vice President, Platforms - Omnicom
Alberto Da Costa, Measurement, Marketing Science - Facebook
John Deighton, ProfessorHarvard Business School
Scott Ellis, Senior Vice President, Client Solutions - Adworthy
Linda Gharib, Director of Marketing Communications & Media - Wolters Kluwer
Alison Gordon, Director, Programmatic Data Sales - Fluent
Swomya Gotupati, VP Digital and Emerging Technologies - NBC Universal
Angelica Gustilo Ong, Digital Media Strategist, Global - UNICEF
Colette Liantonio, President/Creative Director - Concepts TV
Miguel Melendez, Senior Vice President, Digital Innovation - HB4 Chelsea
Meaghan Morelli, Director of Digital Content - Subway
Cheryl Oppenheim, Digital Experience Leader
Justin Terry, Head of Global Media - Mozilla
E Yiwei Zhu, Influencer Marketing Manager - Open Influence


You are eligible to participate in Collegiate Summit if: 

  • A current undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited 4-year college or university in the United States. 
  • Have a grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)

Students of all majors are highly encouraged to apply. 

Unfortunately students that are graduating May and June 2019 are ineligible to apply. Students must be a full-time enrolled student at the time of the program.

Collegiate Summit Application

The Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit Application is closed. More information about the 2020 Collegiate Summit will be available in the summer.

Travel Grant Application

The Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit Travel Grant application is closed. More information about the 2020 Collegiate Summit will be available in the summer.


The Marketing EDGE Collegiate Summit is made possible by the generous support of our corporate sponsors. They play an essential role in shaping the richness of the workshops and networking events held throughout the Summit.

We are also able to thank the Willa S. Yeck Fund for funds contributed in perpetuity, as well as the Lee Epstein Fund for providing continued support to make this year's Collegiate Summit possible.