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SPLiCE Licensors Workshop (LW) is an event for SPLiCE Members only.

We feature our State of the Union and annual Board of Directors meeting.

This unique event offers an academic peer-to-peer environment for licensors to network.

Benchmark teams share current tools and voice best practices.

On trend topics are featured in open round table conversations relevant to the licensor community.


September 12-14 | Universal City, LA, CA

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SPLiCE Licensors Workshop 2022 featured a series of onsite events

with SPLiCE Member, The Biltmore Company, Asheville, NC, and Hopin virtual event.


SPLiCE Licensors Workshop 2022

Celebrated 20 Years! | Inspire Anew | Renowned Collaboration


Celebrated with The American Red Cross, AT&T, The Biltmore Company, Bob Mackie Design Group, Ltd.,

Boy Scouts of America, Caterpillar Inc., Church & Dwight, The Clorox Company, The Coca-Cola Company, Crayola, Cummins Inc., Deere & Company, Dole Food Company, Inc., Edible, Electrolux Global Brand Licensing,

Hamilton Beach Brands, Hasbro, Inc., The Hershey Company, Honeywell International Inc., Just Born, Life if Good, Mack Trucks, McCormick & Company, McDonald’s Corporation, McIlhenny Company, Mondelēz International, Inc., Monster Products, NBCUniversal, Newell Brands, The Ohio State University, The Procter & Gamble Company,

Travel + Leisure, United States Air & Space Forces IP, United States Army, United States Marine Corps,

United States Postal Service, University of Southern California, The Walt Disney Company,

Whirlpool Corporation, and Zippo Manufacturing Company!


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Past Events

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Onsite: Sep 13 - 15, Asheville, North Carolina

Virtual: Sep 28 - 29, Hopin platform


  • Chase Pickering,

       Vice President, Biltmore House Guest                   Experience, Biltmore Estate

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2021 | Virtual

Featured Member: The American Red Cross

Keynote Presenters:

  • Trevor Riggen,

       SVP, Disaster Cycle Services,

       The American Red Cross

  • David Katz,

       EVP & CMO,

       Randa Apparel & Accessories

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2020 | Virtual

Member Host: Electrolux

Keynote Presenter:

  • Ciarán Coyle,

       Global Vice President & Head,

       Electrolux Global Brand Licensing

Spotlight Presenter:

  • Lesley Slaton Brown,

       Chief Diversity Officer,

       HP Inc.

2019 | U.S. Postal Service

Washington, District of Columbia

Welcome Keynote Presenter:

  • Christopher Karpenko,

       Executive Director of Brand Marketing,

       U.S. Postal Service

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2018 | Life is Good

Boston Seaport, Massachusetts

Keynote Presenters:

  • Bert Jacobs, Co-Founder | Life is Good

  • John Jacobs, Co-Founder | Life is Good

  • Lisa Tanzer, President | Life is Good

  • Steve Gross, Chief Playmaker | Life is Good Kids Foundation

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2017 | Crayola

Easton, Pennsylvania

Keynote Presenters:

  • Smith Holland, President & CEO, Crayola

  • Pete Ruggiero, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development & Digital Strategy

  • Warren Schorr, Vice President, Business Development and Global Licensing

  • Vicky Lozano, Senior Vice President, Crayola Experience

  • Chuck Linden, Executive Vice President, Global Business Development and Digital Strategy

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2016 | Brown-Forman Corporation

Nashville, Tennessee

Keynote Presenters:

  • Jeff Arnett, Master Distiller, The Jack Daniel Distillery

  • Nelson Eddy, Jack Daniel Historian


Spotlight Presenter:

  • Suzanne Sheikh, Integration Account Manager, Jimmy Kimmel Live

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2015 | SPLiCE Headquarters

Buffalo, New York

Keynote Presenters:


  • Byron Brown, Mayor of Buffalo

  • Mark Poloncarz, Erie County Executive

  • Joe Mohorovic, Commissioner, CPSC

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