Our annual Leadership Summit is in its second year, a three-day must attend event for key players to discuss the challenging and strategic topics the digital industry currently faces.
Join us for this exclusive event for 180 of the most senior decision makers from media owners, agencies and brands. The event combines town hall style discussions and inspirational speakers in a neutral environment to work together for the good, and the future, of the digital advertising industry.
Take a look at the packages below, and register your interest. Each company is entitled to book a maximum of two places to ensure a broad industry spread.
Tuesday 2 May
1.30pm Arrival and lunch
2.30pm Welcome from the IAB
2.40pm Industry overview
Henry Rowe, Managing Director, Theorem
3.00pm Ads work best when they are made for platform... now prove it
- Pete Cory, Agency Director, Google
- Candice Juniper, Head of Social and Emerging Platforms, AMV
3.20pm Today is the most creative day in the world
Chad Warner, Integrated Creative Director, McCann London
4.10pm Topic to be confirmed
5.30pm The power of the fan: How to win the new core consumer
Jimmy Wales, Co-founder, Fandom powered by Wikia; Founder, Wikipedia
6.00pm Thanks and POA for the evening
7.00pm Welcome from evening sponsor
7.10pm Dinner (BBQ weather permitting)
Wednesday 3 May
9.00am IAB intro
9.10am Topic to be confirmed
9.30am What do advertisers really think about online advertising and how it can deliver its promises?
Nick Manning, Chief Strategy Officer, Ebiquity
9.50am Can agencies steer their clients into the digital future?
- Dominic Mills, Journalist, MediaTel columnist and former Campaign Editor
- Jenny Biggam, Co-founder, the7stars
- Josh Krichefski, CEO, UK, MediaCom
- Amanda Morrissey, UK CEO, Publicis Media
10.20am New frontiers and structures in marketing and advertising
- Joy Bhattacharya, Managing Director, Accenture Interactive Lead, UKI
- Ben Bilou, Group CEO, Karmarama
10.40am Topic to be confirmed
1.30pm What’s changed in a year?
David Pemsel, CEO, The Guardian Media Group
1.50pm Why digital means we all have to be curators
Michael Bhaskar, Author
2.10pm Implications of Brexit for digital advertising
2.30pm Fireside chat: The European Data Privacy Environment - What Does It Mean For UK Digital Advertising?
- Elizabeth Denham, UK Information Commissioner, ICO
- Richard Eyre, Chairman, IAB UK
4.40pm This Girl Can: Its success is no secret, it’s insight
Jennie Price, Chief Executive, Sport England
5.00pm The Must Bees of Innovation Culture
Mok O’Keeffe, Founder, The Innovation Beehive
5.20pm Topic to be confirmed
Vicky Pryce, Economist, Author, Commentator
5.40pm Thanks and POA for the evening
5.45pm FREE TIME
6.30pm CEO drinks at the mews
7.00pm Guest drinks
8.00pm Sit down for dinner
10.30pm After drinks
Thursday 4 May
9.30am Leading for Innovation Workshop
This workshop will explore what Leading for Innovation means in our industry. Following on from his speech on 'The Must Bees of Innovation Culture', MOK will share what leaders such as Elon Musk and Richard Branson do to encourage, enforce, enable and make innovation inevitable. We will then hear from a panel of industry leaders who will discuss how they create a culture of innovation in their businesses before we have an opportunity to hear from our members of best practices they have observed or implemented.
11.30am Packed lunches and departure