There may never have been a scarier time to be in marketing. Chief marketing officer tenure is shrinking; investors are scrutinizing your every move; technology is blowing up—and oh, yes, the president may just take on your brand in a tweet. On May 2 in Chicago, Ad Age hosted the Survival Summit to give brand stewards guidance on how to navigate a world where crisis lurks around every corner.

The Changing Role of the CMO
Kristin Lemkau, Chief Marketing Officer, JPMorgan Chase
Interviewer: Josh Golden, President and Publisher, Ad Age
Filling the trust gap
Mark Renshaw, Global Chair of Brand Practice, Edelman
What happens when your newsroom upsets an advertiser
Michael Kuntz, President of Advertising Sales and Brand Partnerships, USA Today Network
Interviewer: Brian Braiker, Editor, Ad Age
The dark web and beyond: how to prepare for what you can't see
Betsy Blumenthal, Senior Managing Director, Kroll
Toby Bochan, Head of Video, Storyful
David Carroll, Associate Professor of Media Design, Parsons School of Design
Moderator: Vivian Schiller, Global Editor-in-Chief, Weber Shandwick