MAIN STAGE

Panels & Fireside Chats

Sunday, August 11, 2019

11:35 am – 12:05 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

Powerful with a Purpose

There is nothing more powerful than living with purpose. This year at Beautycon LA 2019, the main stage will host a panel of top executives and influencers who have found success while remaining true to a purposeful mission. Whether giving back to the community, raising awareness around important issues, or working to change the game, this panel explores how one can merge a passion for success with a true purpose rooted in revolution.

Wuzzam Supa, Liza Koshy, Marsai Martin, Angie Nwandu
Moderator: Patientce Foster

12:10 pm – 12:40 pm

• PANEL •

 The HeART of Beauty

A group of our favorite ProMUAs shares how the community supports one another, tips for navigating different aspects of the industry, and their feelings on the shift toward required visibility on digital platforms. Join us as we celebrate the artform that has been leading the Beauty industry for years!

Mimi Choi, Hung Vanngo Sheika Daley, Erika La’ Pearl
Moderator: Rachel Goodwin

12:50 pm – 12:55 pm

DANCE BREAK

1:05 pm – 1:35 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

From Small Town to Big Screen

 Join us for an intimate conversation with Academy Award Nominee, Yalitza Aparicio, about the overwhelming international engagement she has received since her breakout role in Alfonso Cuaron’s Roma last year. From an Oscar nomination to the cover of Vogue Mexico, Ms. Aparacio talks about navigating the personal and political demands that indigenous representation entails.

Translator: Yazmine Gonzales
Moderator:
Jeannie Mai

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm

• LIVE TUTORIAL •

NEON EYEZ

Breakout internet influencer Sadaf beauty pulls one of her favorite summer trends, Neon Eyez.

Artist: Sadaf Beauty
Model: Lori Harvey

2:20 pm – 2:25 pm

DANCE BREAK

2:35 pm – 3:05 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

Investing in Community and Company

Join powerhouse executives Ming Lee and Karen Civil as they discuss their respective journeys to building an empire at a young age, the importance of investing in community, and why maintaining meaningful friendships in life and at work can be life-saving.

Karen Civil and Ming Lee
Moderator: Angela Rye

3:10 PM – 3:20PM

• CONVERSATION •

FOUNDER TO FOUNDER

Founder and CEO of The Business of Fashion (BoF), Imran Amed, stops by the main stage to talk with Moj about the similarities of beauty and fashion and the parallels of their work in exploring industries that are undergoing unprecedented change.

Imran Amed
Moderator: Moj Mahdara

3:25 pm – 3:55 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

HOW TO HAVE A HOT GIRL SUMMER

Beautycon’s main stage is about to heat all the way up, as the H-Town Hottie herself rolls in to drop some serious knowledge on us all. More than just a moment, MeganTheeStallion explains why having a hot girl summer is a whole lifestyle. The first to admit she’s no expert, Megan opens up about her journey to figuring it out as she goes. We stan Hot Girl Meg, doing things her own way as she takes the rap industry by storm, hosting Hottie Beach Clean Up parties and tuition-winning Cognac Queen pageants along the way.

MeganTheeStallion
Moderator: Kehlani
Q&A: Moderated by Moj Mahdara

4:05 pm – 4:35 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

Changing the Game

Beautycon Co-founder and CEO, Moj Mahdara, sits down for an intimate interview with international icon and beauty mogul, Huda Kattan. As the founder and owner of billion-dollar beauty brand, Huda Beauty, Huda says she is just getting started. She talks us through where it all began, the dynamics of badass female leadership, and the importance of staying true to yourself and your purpose in the age of social media.

Huda Kattan
Moderator: Moj Mahdara

4:45 pm – 4:50 pm

DANCE BREAK

5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

• FIRESIDE CHAT •

Beauty Marks: Be Your Own Boss

Fireside Chat is about to ‘level up’ with legendary guest, Ciara. As the CEO of her own label, this Grammy Award-winning singer and songwriter has taken control of her journey and is reaching new heights with the success of her latest album, ‘Beauty Marks’. Our favorite cultural and fashion icon joins international bestselling author Arianna Huffington, who founded Thrive Global, to help us lead our lives with less stress and more fulfillment.  They will discuss the power of patience, faith, and a focused mindset in creating the life you want, how to take the leap into creative entrepreneurship, and the importance of self-love.

Ciara
Moderator: Arianna Huffington

5:40 pm – 6:00 pm

Closing Reflection

Angela Davis accompanied by Choir