Engage 2017: Create the Future

Wednesday, 18 October, 2017
9.00am - 5.00pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, London, EC2Y 8DS
IAB Member: £395 +VAT
IAB Non-member: £790 +VAT
Advertiser: FREE
Early bird now running!


Digital is the newest frontier in the world of marketing, and yet is already the most important media channel for the average UK advertiser.

Digital offers marketers unbounded creativity and limitless ways to talk to people, giving advertisers the smartest tool kit to reach and wow their audiences.

Engage 2017 will look at how the cleverest brands currently use digital to deliver best-in-class communications, and the amazing potential the technology of the future may bring.

Early-bird until Friday 28 July 

  Saturday 29 July - Friday 21 September

Saturday 22 September - Tuesday 17 October

IAB Member: £395 IAB Member: £445 IAB Member: £495
Non-member: £790 Non-member: £890 Non-member: £990

Some of the confirmed speakers include: 

  • Professor Brian Cox OBE, Physicist

  • Emily Somers, Vice President Marketing & Food Development, McDonald’s UK

  • Jennie Price CBE, Chief Executive, Sport England

  • Katy Newton, VR Creative Producer 

  • James Chandler, Chief Marketing Officer, IAB UK

  • Matevz Klanjsek, Chief Product Officer & Co-founder, Celtra

  • Mok O'Keeffe, Founder, The Innovation Beehive

  • Tracy de Groose, CEO, Dentsu Aegis Network UK & Ireland

  • Tracey Follows, Futurist

As Abraham Lincoln said ’The best way to predict the future is to create it’, so please join us on Wednesday 18 October to help create the future of digital advertising.

Get a taste for Engage, watch last year's highlights:

Why come to IAB Engage?

Here's what some of last year's delegates had to say:

  • 'A great mix of perspectives - Media/ Agency/Industry’
  • 'Thank you for putting on an informative and enlightening day’
  • 'Perfectly captured the issues and innovations in the industry today' 
  • ‘It’s my favourite event of the year. Always inspiring and though provoking. Not just numbers, tech and trends. Good relevant flow of content – very well shaped and curated.'


CPD Category: Digital integration

Duration: 5 hours

Emily Somers
McDonald's UK
Jennie Price CBE
Sport England
Katy Newton
VR/AR/MR Experience Designer
Mok O’Keeffe
The Innovation Beehive
Tracy De Groose
Dentsu Aegis Network
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