Video Workshop March

Tuesday, 7 March, 2017
Registration 9.00am Workshop 9:30am - 2:30pm (Subject to change)
IAB UK Events and Training Space, 14 Macklin Street, London, WC2B 5NF
IAB Member: £189 +VAT
IAB Non-member: £289 +VAT
Advertiser: £189 +VAT
We’ve seen from our own numbers that video spend has seen a massive spike in spend over the past 3 years. This growth is in no small part down to innovation in the video space which has opened up more opportunities for brands to get impactful and emotive video creative in front of their audiences.

The workshop has been created by the IAB’s Video Steering Group, which is made up of the leading companies in the video space and is tasked with setting the agenda and objectives of all IAB video initiatives.

Companies involved include, Adcolony, AOL, Barclays, Brightcove, Collective, Dentsu Aegis, DMG media, Facebook, Google, GroupM, Mediacom, InSkin, OMD, Perform, Sky, Starcom & MediavestSpark, Teads, Total Media, Universal Music UK, Unruly, Videology, Yahoo, and Yume.

At the workshop we’ll be delving into the most hotly debated topics in the industry, highlighting advanced techniques and busting common myths and misconceptions. Everything from creativity through to programmatic video and ad quality will be discussed to ensure that you come away feeling confident talking to your clients and colleagues about how to make online video drive results.

This half-day immersive workshop is open to both buy and sell side, with a basic to intermediate knowledge of video and digital. Not to be missed!

9:30am – 9:45am IAB intro and ice breaker

9:45am – 10:30am Advertising from a Video Player's perspective, Brightcove

This session will look at advertising through the lens of a video player and will look in depth at 4 key areas. The life of a video player when serving ads, implementing the key standards, tracking/ beaconing, and server-side ad insertion.


10:45am – 11:30am Programmatic video, AdColony & Perform

Quick fire presentations from a publisher, and ad tech company about what programmatic video means to their business and how they are using it to increase efficiencies and improve campaign performance.

11:30am – 12:15pm Content creation and distribution, Unruly

This session will explore how to create video content that your brands target audience wants to watch, and will also delve into how to get your video in front of the right eyeballs. You’ll learn how to cut through the noise and develop a sustainable video content marketing strategy influenced by data and insights.

60 minute LUNCH

1:15pm – 2:15pm Innovation session, Teads

What does the future of digital video look like? This immersive session will give you insight into some of the things that are going to play an important role in the future of marketing. You'll get a chance to build some video creative - including new and innovative interactive formats.